The Geeks kick things off with a little Celebrity Jeopardy this week, then dive in to the topics you crave! On deck this week: we discuss the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles script leak, Jared and Brandon debate the Apple Samsung ruling, preview all of the Tech announcements coming up in the next couple of [...]
Archive for August, 2012
Getting ready to head home? Give the JustUs Geeks a call before you go! We need your questions for the upcoming recording of the Episode #23 podcast! Call us RIGHT NOW at 1(707) OK-GEEKS and leave your question for us on the JustUs Geeks Hotline! Leave your question and be featured on the podcast. [...]
It is pretty obvious that I am a fan of free and cheap ways to play video games, so it should come as no surprise that I am interested in browser based games. Square-Enix (makers of Final Fantasy series, and probably other stuff but nobody really cares) has launched the Core Online service, a [...]
While it isn’t quite as useless as Horse Armor, it is pretty close. Coming to Xbox Live on the 4th of September will be the newest DLC package for Skyrim titled Hearthfire. The name conjures up images of your very own warm home amongst the frozen tundra that is the nordic lands, and that’s [...]
Tolkien: The Geek Godfather By: Ben Knight Say what you want, but let’s face it, without J.R.R. Tolkien and The Lord of the Rings, geeky literature would just not be the same. I know there are many authors out in the world today that have provided us with loads of good reading material that have [...]
Time to get out your handkerchief, Transformers fans, as we take a look at the “What you’ll never own unless you get expensive imports” August issue of Dengeki Hobby magazine out of Japan. Shown off in this issue: Transformers Prime Gaia Unicron, Ironhide, and more microns, then Transformers Generations EX Jet Master and Combat Master, [...]
So, a little fan gathering referred to as Star Wars Celebration was going on this past weekend in Orlando. Everyone who is anyone (including a surprise appearance by George Lucas) in the Star Wars community was there. Some big announcements were made at the event, including the debut trailer for the new animated comedy show [...]
In a short 21 hour deliberation after a grueling three week trial, the jury has ruled in favor of Apple in the Apple vs. Samsung patent trial. Specifically, all 21 of Samsung’s products infringed on Apple’s bounceback patent, while all but 3 products infringed on the Cupertino, CA tech giant’s “pinch and zoom” patent. Perhaps [...]
The Geeks are looking for a new member, and with news coming this week that The Office is coming to an end this season we interview the fine folks at Dunder Mifflin for the position! Then we manage to still have time to talk about the iPhone 5, review the Nintendo 3DS XL, the [...]
The Emmy-award winning series returns to The Hub tonight with new episodes, as we finally get to see the aftermath of Bulkhead’s trashing by the Insecticons. Check out this clip, courtesy of The Hub.
The first incremental update to Apple’s new Mountain Lion operating system is available today, addressing several issues users have reported such as decreased battery life. Surprisingly, the update is clocking in at a full 4.34GB… about the size as the initial download! Hopefully that means several fixes for the big cat.
You remember every detail about him. He probably had glasses, he certainly had acne, and he more than likely had a Rush t-shirt on. You remember him well because he absolutely ruined you at Mortal Kombat II. To top it all off, he preformed a fatality on you. How did he know the [...]
*UPDATE! Final Draft time is 9:30 PM CENTRAL time on Tuesday, August 28th. Have your picks in mind, and join us via Skype for the draft!* Due to several circumstances, our Fantasy Football draft date and time has changed. Our new Live Draft date is August 28th and the time will be between 9 [...]
We need your questions for the upcoming recording of the Episode #22 podcast! Call us RIGHT NOW at 1(707) OK-GEEKS and leave your question for us on the JustUs Geeks Hotline! Leave your question and be featured on the podcast. As always, feel free to also leave your questions and comments on the website, [...]
When I was 8 years old, the year was 1988. There was no internet, no message boards, no fan pages. You got your information about video games in one of two ways: word of mouth or video game magazines. I remember spending hot summer days on the front porch of my parent’s home in Middle [...]
Did you love the Avengers movies? Yeah, of course you did, just like 99.9% of the population of Earth! (The .1 % just doesn’t like movies). The Avengers DVD is being released on September 25, and here at JustUs Geeks, we want to help you manage the agonizing wait for the movie to come home [...]
As we prepare to take on countless hours of robot-on-robot action, we wish you the very best in your respective Autobot/Decepticon hunting! Also, make sure you check out our XBL Gamertags and play some FoC with the Geeks!
Here at JustUs Geeks, we give the Playstation family of consoles a lot of grief. Some of is is well deserved, but some may not be. Case in point: LittleBigPlanet is a wonderful series of games, and without the PS3, we couldn’t play it. The same goes for Ratchet and Clank, Sly Cooper, Jak [...]
If you’re looking to feed your addiction of small, game-enabled robots, than you may just need to get up from your chair and head off to the store, because the most recent wave of Bot Shot Launchers have been spotted at a Warminster, PA Walmart. This is the wave that includes both Starscream and Ironhide, [...]