Episode 88 – Spider-Man: Homecoming Jul11

Episode 88 – Spider-Man: Homecoming...

The only podcast that can run DOOM on ultra-nightmare with just a pistol, it’s Infinity +1! This week Jason, Allison, and Kyle get plug into the Matrix with an artificially intelligent Question of the Week before jumping head first into a Spider-Man themed Conundrum. Then in the second segment, it’s all spoilers ahead for a full breakdown of Spider-Man: Homecoming. Did it live up to the hype that Civil War introduced? How does Tom Holland work as the youngest Peter Parker we’ve seen on screen? How much did Karen steal the spotlight? Listen on and find out! Question of the Week: Who is your favourite AI character? The song in the break is It’s Not A Keygen by Lazy Nerd 204 [used with permission] Download and subscribe to Infinity +1 on iTunes, Stitcher and Google Play Music now! RSS Feed: http://feeds.feedburner.com/geekdomhouse/infinitypodcast Jason’s Twitter: @VorpalJason Kyle’s Twitter: @videogamefaith Allison’s Twitter: @AllisonBarron12 Geekdom House on Twitter: @GeekdomHouse Geekdom House on Twitch: OKLetsPlay Geekdom House on YouTube: Geekdom House Buy original Geekdom House merchandise from...

GH Watchalong: Spider-Man 3 (2007) Jul06

GH Watchalong: Spider-Man 3 (2007)...

Amazing! Spectacular! Superior! It’s a Geekdom House Watchalong! Join Jason Dueck, Michael Boyce, and special guest Davis Plett as they descend into madness with the help of the notorious Spider-Man 3. It’s the only movie with as many villains as podcast hosts! Download and subscribe to Infinity +1 on iTunes, Stitcher and Google Play Music now! RSS Feed: http://feeds.feedburner.com/geekdomhouse/infinitypodcast Jason’s Twitter: @VorpalJason Michael’s Twitter: @mwboyce Davis’ Instagram: @plettdavis Geekdom House on Twitter: @GeekdomHouse Geekdom House on Twitch: OKLetsPlay Buy original Geekdom House merchandise from...

Episode 87 – RWBY Yang (and Yin) Jul04

Episode 87 – RWBY Yang (and Yin)...

The only podcast with its own key to the Department of Mysteries, it’s Infinity +1! This week, Jason, Allison, and Kyle kick off Canada Day and celebrate a 20 year milestone for the wizarding world of Harry Potter with a magical Question of the Week. Then Kyle brings us into the depths of Kickstarter for some adventurous tabletop-inspired projects. Then in the second segment, we visit the world of RWBY for a look into how one event can change how you see yourself and the world. Casey Covel’s article, RWBY’s Yang: Shaping Identity from Disaster, looks at the experience of Yang (the ‘Y’ in RWBY) and how losing an arm was a far bigger loss to her than simply a limb. How do you reinvent yourself when the thing you believe defines you is gone? Listen on and find out! Question of the Week: Which spell from the world of Harry Potter would you want to cast in real life? Kyle’s Kickstarter Corner: Dice of Rolling Table Titans Fallen Veil Adventure Set Schleyscapes A Poop Tale The song in the break is GB Hauz by Lazy Nerd 204 [used with permission] Download and subscribe to Infinity +1 on iTunes, Stitcher and Google Play Music now! RSS Feed: http://feeds.feedburner.com/geekdomhouse/infinitypodcast Jason’s Twitter: @VorpalJason Kyle’s Twitter: @videogamefaith Allison’s Twitter: @AllisonBarron12 Geekdom House on Twitter: @GeekdomHouse Geekdom House on Twitch: OKLetsPlay Geekdom House on YouTube: Geekdom House Buy original Geekdom House merchandise from...

GH Watchalong: Spider-Man 2 (2004) Jun29

GH Watchalong: Spider-Man 2 (2004)...

Spinning webs of every size, it’s a Geekdom House Watchalong! Watch along with Jason Dueck, Kyle Rudge, and Michael Boyce as they go back in time to 2004 when Spider-Man 2 came along and changed the way superhero movies would be made forever. Download and subscribe to Infinity +1 on iTunes, Stitcher and Google Play Music now! RSS Feed: http://feeds.feedburner.com/geekdomhouse/infinitypodcast Jason’s Twitter: @VorpalJason Michael’s Twitter: @mwboyce Kyle’s Twitter: @videogamefaith Geekdom House on Twitter: @GeekdomHouse Geekdom House on Twitch: OKLetsPlay Buy original Geekdom House merchandise from...

Episode 86 – Wonder Women Jun27

Episode 86 – Wonder Women...

The only podcast that knows the difference between a wyvern and a dragon, it’s Infinity +1! This week, Jason and Allison are joined by the other half of the Rudge family, Marilyn Rudge, to talk about fictional childhood heroes and give out a new Sweetdiculous Award. Then in the second segment, we revisit Themyscira and 1914 London with Kyla Neufeld’s Compassion and Strength Collide in Wonder Woman. The hosts reexamine the seeming lack of strong female heroes in some of their favourite childhood franchises and discuss how the trend of strong female leads in big budget science fiction may lead to a new generation of empowered geeks. Question of the Week: What character did you look up to when you were younger? Sweetdiculous Award: iZombie The song in the break is Failing Job Prospects by Lazy Nerd 204 [used with permission] Download and subscribe to Infinity +1 on iTunes, Stitcher and Google Play Music now! RSS Feed: http://feeds.feedburner.com/geekdomhouse/infinitypodcast Jason’s Twitter: @VorpalJason Kyle’s Twitter: @videogamefaith Allison’s Twitter: @AllisonBarron12 Geekdom House on Twitter: @GeekdomHouse Geekdom House on Twitch: OKLetsPlay Buy original Geekdom House merchandise from...

Episode 85 – A Green Legacy Jun20

Episode 85 – A Green Legacy...

The only podcast whose spirit animal is the large-eyebrowed owl form Ocarina of Time, it’s Infinity +1! This week Jason, Allison and Kyle share answers from our most-interacted with Question of the Week ever and ask a new one about perfect timing. Then Jason takes us down his YouTube Rabbit Hole with a package of maker-focused YouTubers that are sure to inspire your crafty side. Then in the second segment, we get green with Dustin Schellenberg’s article Chrono Trigger and a Green Legacy. Does time travel allow us to imagine a time where the consequences of our actions affect people other than ourselves? What sort of legacy do we hope to leave behind after we’re gone? Is Futurama the perfect place to look for answers about time travel? Listen on to see if we answer any of these questions! Question of the Week: What fandom did you pick up at the perfect time? Jason’s YouTube Rabbit Hole Laura Kampf – making/building Cocktail Chemistry – mixology/bar essentials Armitage Leather – traditional leathercraft Ishitani Furniture – high-end Japanese joinery The song in the break is Tracking Eva by Lazy Nerd 204 [used with permission] Download and subscribe to Infinity +1 on iTunes, Stitcher and Google Play Music now! RSS Feed: http://feeds.feedburner.com/geekdomhouse/infinitypodcast Jason’s Twitter: @VorpalJason Kyle’s Twitter: @videogamefaith Allison’s Twitter: @AllisonBarron12 Geekdom House on Twitter: @GeekdomHouse Geekdom House on Twitch: OKLetsPlay Buy original Geekdom House merchandise from...

Geekdom House Watchalong: Spider-Man 1 (2002) Jun15

Geekdom House Watchalong: Spider-Man 1 (2002)...

Doing whatever a podcast can, it’s a Geekdom House Watchalong! Watch along with Jason Dueck, Allison Barron, and Michael Boyce as they return to the world of 2002 to watch the movie that truly started the superhero movie revolution, Spider-Man. Download and subscribe to Infinity +1 on iTunes, Stitcher and Google Play Music now! RSS Feed: http://feeds.feedburner.com/geekdomhouse/infinitypodcast Jason’s Twitter: @VorpalJason Michael’s Twitter: @mwboyce Allison’s Twitter: @AllisonBarron12 Geekdom House on Twitter: @GeekdomHouse Geekdom House on Twitch: OKLetsPlay Buy original Geekdom House merchandise from...

Episode 84 – Myth and Truth Jun13

Episode 84 – Myth and Truth...

Jumpin’ gee willickers, Batman, it’s Infinity +1! This week Jason and Kyle get to hear what Allison thought of Wonder Woman and they get their stomachs rumbling with a food-themed Question of the Week. Then they load up some Saved Files to talk about a boozy book and the new Black Panther trailer. Then in the second segment, Matt Civico’s article, The Gift of Story, inspires the hosts to tackle one of the biggest philosophical questions on the podcast so far: is truth as important as myth? Get ready to head down the rabbit hole as the team asks some big questions and see how many answers they can wrestle up to the surface. Question of the Week: What is your favourite fictional food? The song in the break is Pig-Man by Lazy Nerd 204 [used with permission] Download and subscribe to Infinity +1 on iTunes, Stitcher and Google Play Music now! RSS Feed: http://feeds.feedburner.com/geekdomhouse/infinitypodcast Jason’s Twitter: @VorpalJason Kyle’s Twitter: @videogamefaith Allison’s Twitter: @AllisonBarron12 Geekdom House on Twitter: @GeekdomHouse Geekdom House on Twitch: OKLetsPlay Buy original Geekdom House merchandise from...

Episode 83 – Wonder Woman Jun06

Episode 83 – Wonder Woman...

From the glittering shores of Themyscira, it’s Infinity +1! Your hosts Jason, Allison and Kyle are back again this week to talk about the latest in superhero cinema with the release of Wonder Woman! An accompanying Conundrum dives into the all-too-strange backstory of the Greek goddess for everyone who hasn’t read the comics for 60+ years. Then in the second segment, the hosts are puzzled by the same question G. Conner Slater asked—Why Does Superman Never Gets His Deepest Wish? How does a birthday present to the Man of Steel lead into a discussion about dreams, hope, reality and destiny? Why, you’ll have to listen on to find out! Question of the Week: What is your favourite plot twist? The song in the break is North Hill Transit Speedrun by Lazy Nerd 204 [used with permission] Download and subscribe to Infinity +1 on iTunes, Stitcher and Google Play Music now! RSS Feed: http://feeds.feedburner.com/geekdomhouse/infinitypodcast Jason’s Twitter: @VorpalJason Kyle’s Twitter: @videogamefaith Allison’s Twitter: @AllisonBarron12 Geekdom House on Twitter: @GeekdomHouse Geekdom House on Twitch: OKLetsPlay Buy original Geekdom House merchandise from...

All Who Wander: The Return of the King Movie Jun01

All Who Wander: The Return of the King Movie...

Mae govannen, fellow wanderers, and welcome to ninth and final episode of All Who Wander, the in-depth audio exploration of one of J. R. R. Tolkien’s most famous works, The Lord of the Rings. In this episode, Allison and Kyla are joined by Jen Perry and Infinity +1 host Jason Dueck to talk all about the finale of Peter Jackson’s trilogy—The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King.  How did some of the screenplay changes affect Éowyn’s agency? How did Sam pluck up the courage to finally ask Rosie out? How many endings does this story have? Download and subscribe to the Infinity +1 feed on iTunes, Stitcher and Google Play Music now! RSS Feed: http://feeds.feedburner.com/geekdomhouse/infinitypodcast Allison’s Twitter: @AllisonBarron12 Kyla’s Twitter: @rlandnews Jen’s Twitter: @catholicinkling Jason’s Twitter: @VorpalJason Geekdom House on Twitter:...

Episode 82 – FanQuest (feat. D.C. Douglas) May30

Episode 82 – FanQuest (feat. D.C. Douglas)...

The only podcast recording this episode live from FanQuest, it’s Infinity +1! This week is a special episode recorded right from out booth at FanQuest here in Winnipeg. Jason, Kyle, and friend of the show Dustin Schellenberg unite to talk about their favourite moments of the convention and share their favourite Star Wars moments in honour of the 40th anniversary of the legendary franchise. Then, in a very special second segment, Jason was joined by FanQuest guest and voice actor extraordinaire, D.C. Douglas for a conversation about the world of voice acting and some personal history about D.C.’s time in the industry. Question of the Week: What is your favourite Star Wars moment? Download and subscribe to Infinity +1 on iTunes, Stitcher and Google Play Music now! RSS Feed: http://feeds.feedburner.com/geekdomhouse/infinitypodcast D.C. Douglas’ Twitter: @DC_Douglas Jason’s Twitter: @VorpalJason Kyle’s Twitter: @videogamefaith Dustin’s Twitter: @PDschellenberg Geekdom House on Twitter: @GeekdomHouse Geekdom House on Twitch: OKLetsPlay Buy original Geekdom House merchandise from...

Episode 81 – Come and Get Your Love May23

Episode 81 – Come and Get Your Love...

The podcast who knew what was in the Lost hatch all along, it’s Infinity +1! This week Jason, Allison, and Kyle relive the most impactful deaths in their video game history in the Question of the Week and Allison awards May’s edition of the Sweetdiculous Award to a podcast for writing nerds. Then in the second segment, we revisit Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 through the eyes of Rocket Raccoon with the help of Come and Get Your Love by Allison Barron. If you want to hear what Allison and Rocket have in common beside a love for destruction and sarcasm, you’ll have to listen on! Question of the Week: What video game character do you most regret killing? Sweetdiculous Award: Writing Excuses The song in the break is It’s Not Old Skool It’s Classic by Lazy Nerd 204 [used with permission] Download and subscribe to Infinity +1 on iTunes, Stitcher and Google Play Music now! RSS Feed: http://feeds.feedburner.com/geekdomhouse/infinitypodcast Jason’s Twitter: @VorpalJason Kyle’s Twitter: @videogamefaith Allison’s Twitter: @AllisonBarron12 Geekdom House on Twitter: @GeekdomHouse Geekdom House on Twitch: OKLetsPlay Buy original Geekdom House merchandise from...

All Who Wander: The Return of the King Book 2 May18

All Who Wander: The Return of the King Book 2...

Mae govannen, fellow wanderers, and welcome to episode eight of All Who Wander, the in-depth audio exploration of one of J. R. R. Tolkien’s most famous works, The Lord of the Rings. In this penultimate episode, Allison and Kyla are joined for a final time by the mayor of Hobbiton himself, Michael Boyce, to talk about the end of the Third Age of Middle-earth and the many exciting endings of The Return of the King. Why is it important to examine topics like diversity in works like this? What is the role of the true king of Gondor? Will Sharkey ever get his groove back? Download and subscribe to the Infinity +1 feed on iTunes, Stitcher and Google Play Music now! RSS Feed: http://feeds.feedburner.com/geekdomhouse/infinitypodcast Allison’s Twitter: @AllisonBarron12 Kyla’s Twitter: @rlandnews Michael’s Twitter: @mwboyce Geekdom House on Twitter:...

Episode 80 – Community Origins May16

Episode 80 – Community Origins...

The podcast whose idea of formal wear is a Donkey Kong tie, it’s Infinity +1! This week Jason, Allison, and Kyle celebrate some of their favourite fictional mothers in the Question of the Week, then load up some Saved Files from the last few weeks, including a very special presentation by our very own Incantatem. Then in the second segment, Attack on Titan‘s Sasha Braus has to learn how to accept her past while not being defined by it. Our hosts look at Attack on Titan Reminds us to Value our Origins by Victoria Grace Howell as a an origin point for a discussion about small towns and their own communities and accepting when the loudest voices aren’t representative of the whole. Question of the Week: Who’s your favourite fictional mother? The song in the break is It’s Not A Keygen by Lazy Nerd 204 [used with permission] Download and subscribe to Infinity +1 on iTunes, Stitcher and Google Play Music now! RSS Feed: http://feeds.feedburner.com/geekdomhouse/infinitypodcast Jason’s Twitter: @VorpalJason Kyle’s Twitter: @videogamefaith Allison’s Twitter: @AllisonBarron12 Geekdom House on Twitter: @GeekdomHouse Geekdom House on Twitch: OKLetsPlay Buy original Geekdom House merchandise from Teepublic Oath for Termina by...

Episode 79 – Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 May09

Episode 79 – Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2...

The only podcast that’s still hooked on a feelin’, it’s Infinity +1! This week Jason, Allison, and Kyle gush all about seeing Marvel’s latest movie, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 and celebrate it the traditional way, with a Guardians-themed Conundrum. ***All spoilers are contained in the second half of the podcast*** Then in the second segment, our hosts share their favourite moments from the movie, how their expectations were met or subverted, and rank it among the rest of the films of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Question of the Week: Who’s the perfect villain for your super-squad? The song in the break is GB Hauz by Lazy Nerd 204 [used with permission] Princess Leia’s Stolen Death Star Plans by Palette-Swap Ninja Download and subscribe to Infinity +1 on iTunes, Stitcher and Google Play Music now! RSS Feed: http://feeds.feedburner.com/geekdomhouse/infinitypodcast Jason’s Twitter: @VorpalJason Kyle’s Twitter: @videogamefaith Allison’s Twitter: @AllisonBarron12 Geekdom House on Twitter: @GeekdomHouse Geekdom House on Twitch: OKLetsPlay Buy original Geekdom House merchandise from...

All Who Wander: The Return of the King Book 1 May04

All Who Wander: The Return of the King Book 1...

Mae govannen, fellow wanderers, and welcome to episode seven of All Who Wander, the in-depth audio exploration of one of J. R. R. Tolkien’s most famous works, The Lord of the Rings. In this episode, Allison and Kyla are joined again by the mithril man himself, Michael Boyce, to look into the nooks and crannies of The Return of the King. What’s so special about the Paths of the Dead? Who takes credit for felling the King of the Nazgûl? And wait, Sauron has a mouth? Download and subscribe to the Infinity +1 feed on iTunes, Stitcher and Google Play Music now! RSS Feed: http://feeds.feedburner.com/geekdomhouse/infinitypodcast Allison’s Twitter: @AllisonBarron12 Kyla’s Twitter: @rlandnews Michael’s Twitter: @mwboyce Geekdom House on Twitter:...

Episode 78 – Kyle’s Interview / Ghost in the Shell May02

Episode 78 – Kyle’s Interview / Ghost in the Shell...

The only podcast that knows Sonic would whoop Mario’s butt in the Olympics, it’s Infinity +1! Jason, Allison, and Kyle give their answers to the final Question of the Week in the archetype series, and pick apart everything Kyle said in his interview with Casey Covel. Then in the second segment, the new Ghost in the Shell movie harkens back to many of classic science fiction’s classic problems. Your hosts are here to dig into each one to uncover even more of the moral quandaries asked by Dustin Schellenberg and Kevin Cummings in their articles Rage Against the Humanity and Who Is Mira Killian? Question of the Week: Who’s your favourite hero? The song in the break is Failing Job Prospects by Lazy Nerd 204 [used with permission] Download and subscribe to Infinity +1 on iTunes, Stitcher and Google Play Music now! RSS Feed: http://feeds.feedburner.com/geekdomhouse/infinitypodcast Jason’s Twitter: @VorpalJason Kyle’s Twitter: @videogamefaith Allison’s Twitter: @AllisonBarron12 Geekdom House on Twitter: @GeekdomHouse Geekdom House on Twitch: OKLetsPlay Buy original Geekdom House merchandise from...

Episode 77 – Allison’s Interview / Invading Worlds Apr25

Episode 77 – Allison’s Interview / Invading Worlds...

The only podcast that survived Order 66, it’s Infinity +1! Jason, Allison, and Kyle answer the penultimate question in the character archetype series and then pick apart all of Allison’s answers from her interview with writer Casey Covel. Then in the second segment, the hosts use Zootopia as a lens to view gatekeeping in both the geek and Christian community and discuss why it’s such an important thing for Geekdom House to be aware of to do its mission. You’ll want to check out Invading Worlds in Zootopia by Kevin Cummings to see where the discussion begins. Question of the Week: Who’s your favourite character known for their plucky comic relief? The song in the break is Tracking Eva by Lazy Nerd 204 [used with permission] Sweetdiculous Award: Samurai Jack Season 5 Download and subscribe to Infinity +1 on iTunes, Stitcher and Google Play Music now! RSS Feed: http://feeds.feedburner.com/geekdomhouse/infinitypodcast Jason’s Twitter: @VorpalJason Kyle’s Twitter: @videogamefaith Allison’s Twitter: @AllisonBarron12 Geekdom House on Twitter: @GeekdomHouse Geekdom House on Twitch: OKLetsPlay Buy original Geekdom House merchandise from...

All Who Wander: The Two Towers Movie Apr20

All Who Wander: The Two Towers Movie...

Mae govannen, fellow wanderers, and welcome to episode five of All Who Wander, the in-depth audio exploration of one of J. R. R. Tolkien’s most famous works, The Lord of the Rings. In this episode, Allison and Kyla are joined by Jen Perry and Infinity +1 host Jason Dueck to talk all about the second movie in Peter Jackson’s trilogy—The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers. What makes the production design for Edoras so great? Who was originally supposed to appear at the battle of Helm’s Deep? How are the hobbits treated differently on the screen compared to the page? Helm’s Deep: How To Film An Epic Battle by Nerdwriter1 Download and subscribe to the Infinity +1 feed on iTunes, Stitcher and Google Play Music now! RSS Feed: http://feeds.feedburner.com/geekdomhouse/infinitypodcast Allison’s Twitter: @AllisonBarron12 Kyla’s Twitter: @rlandnews Jen’s Twitter: @catholicinkling Jason’s Twitter: @VorpalJason Geekdom House on Twitter:...

Episode 76 – Jason’s Interview / Hero’s Destiny Apr18

Episode 76 – Jason’s Interview / Hero’s Destiny...

The only podcast that’s never cut off its padawan braid, it’s Infinity +1! Jason, Allison, and Kyle continue down the character archetype trail with this week’s Question of the Week about the loveable giants in fiction. Then it’s time for the first look for the interviews of the Geekdom House staff, starting with Jason. Hear the answers he gave to some very creative (and equally devious) questions. Then in the second segment, it can be difficult to accept when you aren’t the “chosen one” for any situation. Like Zelda in Breath of the Wild, how can we learn to accept when we aren’t the one who has the biggest role in an adventure. Our hosts dissect Dustin Schellenberg’s article Not The Chosen One to try to find some answers and talk about one of their favourite heroes along the way. Question of the Week: Who’s your favourite “warm-hearted guardian” character? The song in the break is Pig-Man by Lazy Nerd 204 [used with permission] Download and subscribe to Infinity +1 on iTunes, Stitcher and Google Play Music now! RSS Feed: http://feeds.feedburner.com/geekdomhouse/infinitypodcast Jason’s Twitter: @VorpalJason Kyle’s Twitter: @videogamefaith Allison’s Twitter: @AllisonBarron12 Geekdom House on Twitter: @GeekdomHouse Geekdom House on Twitch: OKLetsPlay Buy original Geekdom House merchandise from...