Published on April 5th, 2014 | by Simon Etwell

Gweekly News Desk Podcast #1 – Podcast n00bs

This is our first podcast! YAY Podcast!


Why did the Jedi cross the road? Welcome to Gweekly News Desk for the week of April the 3rd.


Game of Thrones coming ooout!

Incredibles 2

Gotham http://majorspoilers.com/2014/03/12/first-image-gotham-official-synopsis/




Dredd winning Amazon March Movie Madness by fan facebook votes: http://www.amazon.com/b?ref_=tsm_1_fb_s_dvd_n3b9sb&node=8846845011

Bay Turtles update, fan art making them more familiar http://imgur.com/a/0lwLZ


Episode 7 starts filming in May, set 30 years after Return of the Jedi (which is around how long ago it was released) only confirmed character is R2



Goat Simulator it came out, and it’s available on steam $9.99. Amazing.

Frostbite tweets about powering halflife 3 and wiiu:

“Good news, we have finally fixed and optimized our ‘netcode’. Uses quantum entanglement for Zero Latency connections. Exclusively on #WiiU.”

“Frostbite will power #HalfLife 3, coming out summer 2014! #WiiU exclusive.”

“Frostbite now runs on the #WiiU since it is the most powerful Gen4 platform, our renderer is now optomized for Mario and Zelda.”

Marc Whitten Leaves Microsoft

VP of xbox leaves to go be C product o of sonos after 14 years http://ca.ign.com/articles/2013/02/12/sonos-playbar-is-a-wireless-sound-bar-for-music-lovers

xbox one streaming – 30% ish of all streams

broadcasters tried out the new app on Xbox One, accounting for 22 percent of Twitch’s broadcaster base for those seven days. “it took another console a month to achieve what the Twitch app on Xbox One did within its first week,”


TPP is this new hero the “Oddish” one yet?


Hearthstone iPad starts is Australia, New Zealand, and CANADA  http://us.battle.net/hearthstone/en/blog/13597476/hearthstone%E2%84%A2-ipad%C2%AE-rollout-begins-4-2-2014



Spiderman 2099 coming back http://majorspoilers.com/2014/03/28/prepare-spider-man-2099-1/

Spiderverse http://majorspoilers.com/2014/03/25/every-spider-man-history-unite-spider-verse/

Deadpool’s family (original Sin) http://majorspoilers.com/2014/03/23/happened-wilsons/

Deadpool vs Carnage  Came out yesterday, I own it and read it today!



Homestarrunner.com update! http://time.com/45795/one-of-the-webs-best-cartoons-finally-gets-an-update/


PAX East is happening and should we care?


Fan Expo tickets on sale


Online/tech April Fools jokes?

WOW patch notes: http://us.battle.net/wow/en/forum/topic/12371977139#1

Google maps pokemon

Minecraft Villagers take over and sounds are awesome.

Thinkgeek fake products http://majorspoilers.com/2014/04/01/thinkgeeks-annual-april-fools-gag-gifts/

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Simon is a bit of a "Geek of all trades." He likes at least a little of most things; T.V., movies, anime, comics, manga, tabletop games, video games, and attempts at proper punctuation.

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