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Zachary Levi, star of NBC’s Chuck and upcoming Heroes Reborn, will executive produce and host the game show Geeks Who Drink through one of his production arms, The Nerd Machine. The weekly series is based on the pub trivia contest of the same name, which has become a nationwide phenomenon with more than 25,000 people participating in over 600 bars across 35 states. Produced by Kinetic Contact (Married at First Sight, Little Women, The Taste) and Condé Nast Entertainment, Geeks Who Drink will premiere on Syfy Thursday, July 16th.

In each installment of Geeks Who Drink, two teams of self-proclaimed “trivia geeks” battle it out in rapid-fire quizzes that cover topics from pop culture to science fiction.  Each team consists of three players – a celebrity team captain and two trivia pros.  After three rounds of raucous game-play and (mostly) friendly competition, the winning team will earn bragging rights, a spot on the Geeks Who Drink leaderboard and a bevy of prizes to geek out over.

Syfy is reuniting with Emmy® Award-winning Amblin Television to develop a scripted series based on Aldous Huxley’s classic novel Brave New World.Syfy and Amblin previously collaborated on Steven Spielberg Presents: Taken, which won a 2003 Emmy® for Best Miniseries, as well as nominations in six other categories. Brave New World is set in a world without poverty, war or disease. In this world, humans are given mind-altering drugs, free sex and rampant consumerism are the order of the day, and people no longer reproduce but are genetically engineered in “hatcheries.”

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This year marks my tenth anniversary podcasting. I celebrate my ten years which was not possible without you, the listeners. I have some special podcasts now available again to celebrate. May has interviews and specials on Defiance, Helix, Lost Girl, Stargate Universe  plus interviews with Ryan Robbins,Christopher Judge, Brian Downey, and more...More
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DC Movies Report 

From The Full Bleed’s Tim Beyers – Go under the hood to see which DC movies are most profitable, which franchises have legs, and which characters have the most staying power.

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Nerd Off: Which Indiana Jones Film Is The Best

The gang at Geek Legacy fights tooth and nail over which film is the best in the Indiana Jones franchise. One of them even takes things a little further adding The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles into the mix.

Which is your favorite?

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Rod Faulkner’s The 100 Best Short SF Films

The 7th Matrix presents exclusively for The Geek Initiative subscribers our ebook “100 Best Online Sci-Fi Short Films!”  Journey to worlds fantastic  with 100 exceptional science fiction short films created by exciting and visionary filmmakers!

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Walking Dead Transcripts

All of Sci-Fi Talk’s transcripts from the Walking Dead Roundtables at SDCC 2014 before the start of Season Five. Bonus transcript of Steven Yeun and then showrunner Glenn Mazzara on season three.

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Is an irreverent R rated comedy which stars Mila Kunis , Danny McBride, T.J. Miller,  Bob Odenkirk, Susan Sarandon , Jennifer Coolidge, Rob Riggle and) directed by Tom Gianas and Ross Shuman

Captured in high quality Stop-Motion, Hell And Back follows two best friends who must rescue their friend after he’s accidentally dragged to hell.


Preparations are well underway to transform the Marriott Century Center into a time portal to the Doctor Who universe, where fans will be able to meet Doctor Who luminaries, take part in costume contests, question and answer sessions, British culture panels and more.Among those set to appear at this year’s event is Michelle Gomez, best known to Doctor Who fans as the evil Missy, who will be making her very first convention appearance.Gomez will take part in panel discussions, autograph signings and photo opportunities with the fans on May 23. TimeGate 2015 will take place May 22-24 at the Marriott Century Center hotel, located at 2000 Century Boulevard NE Atlanta, GA.  For membership information, along with other guest announcements, visit them on Facebook at or follow them on Twitter at @TimeGateCon.

Helix - Pilot
Taped at SDCC Roundtables with Ronald D Moore and Steven Maeda of Lost fame, discussing this series and how it came to television.

Two vintage conversations with the former SG-1 actor talking season ten of Stargate, the 200th episode and in the second conversation about working with Gail O’Grady in a TV movie and “never” appearing on Sanctuary.

Defiance - Season 1

First of a series of specials on this breakthrough SyFy series with this edition featuring the creators of the game and television series plus actors Grant Bowler, Stephanie Leonides, and Julie Benz