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By The Nexus of Geek Culture
We take you to the summit of the Geek Peak, the powerful pop cultural nexus of all things geek. Whether it's the hottest new video game, that amazing new series you might be sleeping on, a movie you might be on the fence about seeing, your next adult beverage selection, or that track that you missed that absolutely jams, the guys at the Geek Peak got you covered. Follow us on social media for memes and episode updates!

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Geek Peak X OnCall Pod Collab
This week the Geek Peak brings you a special episode in collaboration with our good friend Mike Myher from the OnCall Podcast. Chris flies solo on this episode & no topic is off limits. If you haven’t checked out the OnCall Podcast, head over to their page on your favorite podcasting platform. Thanks for all the continued support!  There is also a video version of this podcast on our YouTube page. Follow the link here: https://linktr.ee/GeekPeak
2:22:56
December 1, 2020
Not Two Sequel
This week the Geek Peak rounds out their two part episode To Sequel Or Not To Sequel by talking the worst sequels in their very own sequel episode… about sequels. Tune in for them trashing the sequels that should’ve never been made. The gang also covers the Lego Star Wars: Holiday Special on Disney+, Trent talks about the new horror flick Freaky, & Chris briefly talks about Marvel’s Hulu show Helstrom & his first thoughts on Spiderman Miles Morales. Happy Thanksgiving! https://www.facebook.com/GeekPeakPodcast | Twitter/Instagram:@GeekPeakPod | Drinks: Horse Soldier Bourbon | Francis Coppola Pinot Noir 2016 | Eight One Bay Lightning Lager | Music: Brick Wall & Mindreader - A Day to Remember  | Cut Em- Anderson Paak & Rick Ross | What’s Poppin’ - Jack Harlow (DaBaby, Tory Lanez, Lil Wayne)  | Joe Rogan Experience interview w/ Adam Atler |
1:28:38
November 24, 2020
News Dump for the Week of 11.16.20 (Wonder Woman 84 @ Home, Jack Sparrow's Lost Son, Scream...Again? & Briny Pickle Seltzer Glory)
The Geek Peak is back with their nerdy news dump for the week of 11/16/20. They talk about Wonder Woman 1984 releasing on HBO Max & theaters on Christmas day, discuss what drove the heads of the new Pirates of the Caribbean movie to introduce another main character offspring, talk about laziness in naming Scream 5, & the briny goodness of pickle flavored seltzer. Last but not least they get completely derailed talking about the best Chris (sorry Chris Pine)! Follow us on social media & please give us a rating/review on Apple Podcasts! | https://linktr.ee/GeekPeak
31:08
November 20, 2020
To Sequel Or Not To Sequel? (Pt 1.)
This week the Geek Peak talks sequels that outshined their originals in the first of this two part episode. They also discuss Wolf of Snow Hollow, Jurassic Park Camp Cretaceous, Over the Garden Wall, Spiderman on PS4, Apex Legends, & at the end they each name one artist that they would wish back to life. Be sure to tune in next week for part two covering sequels that were abominations before god & man. Please rate & review on Apple Podcasts. | https://www.facebook.com/GeekPeakPodcast | Twitter/Instagram:@GeekPeakPod | Drinks of the week: Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout) | Francis Ford Coppola Director’s Cut 2017 Cabernet Sauvignon | Makers Mark 46 Bourbon | Music of the Week: No Save Point - Run the Jewels | When I Get There - Big Wild | Hammer - Point North | Parasite Eve - Bring Me The Horizon | Joe Rogan Experience - Dave Smith
1:06:08
November 16, 2020
Weekly News Dump 11.13.20 (RIP Trebek, Mads Mikkelsen is a Fantastic Beast, & Weird Excitement About New Bruce Willis Films)
The Geek Peak is back with their nerdy news dump for the week of 11/9/20. They pay tribute to Ken Spears & Alex Trebek, talk about Mads Mikkelsen potentially replacing Johnny Depp in the next Fantastic Beasts film, discuss what could’ve been with the leaks of George Lucas’ original plans for the sequel Star Wars trilogy, & chat about the new Bruce Willis film Breach. Last but not least they discuss Robert Eggers new film Northman & the stellar cast from one of the Geek Peak’s favorite up & coming directors! Follow us on social media & please give us a rating/review on Apple Podcasts! | https://www.facebook.com/GeekPeakPodcast | Twitter/Instagram:@GeekPeakPod |
16:32
November 13, 2020
This is the Way
Echuta, Mando! This week the Geek Peak talks about the return of Disney +’s The Mandalorian, discuss the first two episodes of season 2 as well as their favorite episodes of the show thus far. They also share a hilariously graphic personal situation a friend faced recently. Please rate & review! | https://www.facebook.com/GeekPeakPodcast | Twitter/Instagram:@GeekPeakPod | Drinks of the week:  Cubano-style Espresso Brown Ale from Cigar City Brewing | Four Roses Kentucky Straight Bourbon | Maker's Mark Limited 101 Release | Music of the Week:  Genocidal Humanoidz - System of a Down | Violent Pornography - System of a Down | I Admit It feat. 24kGoldn - Zhu | Run Away - Tycho & Rum Gold |
1:32:42
November 9, 2020
News for the Week of 11/2/20
News that doesn't suck for the week of 11/2/20. First three issues of Power Rangers: Nightmare on Elm Street are here: https://www.mmprvsfk.com/ https://www.facebook.com/GeekPeakPodcast | Twitter/Instagram:@GeekPeakPod |
13:50
November 7, 2020
Juggernauts of Horror (Halloween Special)
The Geek Peak is bringing you a special Halloween episode and they’re pulling out all the stops. This week they discuss the most famous horror icons, give some fun facts about the filming of the originals, and pit some of your favorites against each other such as Jason Voorhees, Michael Myers, & Freddy Krueger, to crown the Geek Peak’s top horror icon. Last but not least, the squad reads some creepy pasta around the campfire. The final chapter in our Halloween series, this is not an episode you’ll want to miss! Happy Halloween everyone! | https://www.facebook.com/GeekPeakPodcast | Twitter/Instagram:@GeekPeakPod | Drinks:  Tito’s Lacroix Lime w/ Lime | High West American Prarie Bourbon | Elysian Dark o’ the Moon Pumpkin Stout | Music: Zombie EP - The Devil Wears Prada | Werewolves of London- Warren Zevon | Feed My Frankenstein - Alice Cooper | The Silver Scream (album) - Ice Nine Kills |
1:58:04
October 30, 2020
S L A S H E R S
Do you like scary movies? The Geek Peak is back the week of Halloween with an episode all about slasher films that promises to be a bloody good time! The boys cut it up about some of the most iconic slasher films such as Scream, Nightmare on Elm Street, Friday the 13th, Halloween, Childs Play as well as a few other favorites and tally up the body counts. They also discuss their favorite final girl & the slasher they’re most afraid to go up against. Please be sure to subscribe to the show & leave us a review. Follow us on social media to keep up to date:  https://www.facebook.com/GeekPeakPodcast |  Twitter/Instagram:@GeekPeakPod |  Drinks of the Week: High West American Prairie Bourbon |  Woodford Reserve Distiller's Select Kentucky Straight Malt Whiskey | Simple Rick’s Gummy Sour - 81Bay Brewing | Music of the Week: Walking with a Ghost - Tegan & Sara | I Never Told You What I Do for a Living - My Chemical Romance | Dream Warriors - Dokken | In the Woods Somewhere - Hozier |
1:43:39
October 26, 2020
Best Of: Modern Horror (2000-2020)
This week the Geek Peak is back to provide a definitive list of the best fifteen horror movies since the year 2000. They also discuss a few films that changed the direction of modern horror forever such as The Ring & the Blair Witch Project. They top it off with a conversation about some of the best horror directors currently in the game such as Jordan Peele & Ari Aster. This is a must listen episode for any horror aficionado! | www.facebook.com/GeekPeakPodcast | Twitter/Instagram:@GeekPeakPod | Drinks of the week:  Woodford Reserve Distiller's Select Kentucky Straight Malt Whiskey | Gourds Gone Wild - Tampa Bay Brewing Company | O’Fallon Salted Caramel Pumpkin Beer | Music: Rob Zombie - Dragula | Oingo Boingo - Weird Science | Forget Me Too feat. Halsey - Machine Gun Kelly | Corpus Imperium - Molotov Solution
1:34:15
October 19, 2020
Weekly News Dump 10.16.20
The Geek Peak squad is back for their weekly news dump. This week they discuss the Dexter reboot, Spidercat, the revival of the Animaniacs, the Lego Star Wars Special, four new Blumhouse flicks coming to Amazon Prime Video, & more. https://www.facebook.com/GeekPeakPodcast Twitter/Instagram:@GeekPeakPod
40:35
October 16, 2020
GUTFEST 2020
This week’s episode of the Geek Peak is brought to you by GUTFEST 2020. The gang continues their journey towards Halloween with their rundown of the goriest, bloodiest, cringiest scenes in horror movie history from movies such as Hostel, Wrong Turn, The Hills Have Eyes, The Collector, & a rundown of their top kills in the Saw series. | Drinks of the Week: Bombay Sapphire Gin | Cask & Crew Ginger Spice Whiskey | Songs of the week: BFG Division - Doom soundtrack | Time Warp - Rocky Horror Picture Show | SNBRN remix Love Language - Crooked Colours | If You Know You Know - Pusha T | https://www.facebook.com/GeekPeakPodcast Twitter/Instagram:@GeekPeakPod
1:22:00
October 12, 2020
News for the Week of 10.9.20
The Geek Peak brings you up to speed with the latest pop culture news from around the interwebs for the week of October 9th! This week they talk Crash Bandicoot 4: About Time, The Batman delays, Spiderman multiverse news, & first thoughts on the new trailer for the upcoming David Fincher film Mank. https://www.facebook.com/GeekPeakPodcast Twitter/Instagram:@GeekPeakPod
21:54
October 12, 2020
Sleeper Horror Flicks / Horror So Bad It's Good
The Geek Peak trio continues with their countdown to Halloween. Happy October! This week they’re covering sleeper horror flicks as well as their favorite spoopy horror movies that are so bad they’re good. Some of the films they discuss are Black Christmas, Wrong Turn, Dead Alive, Wolf Creek, Tucker & Dale Vs. Evil, Mom & Dad, Reanimator, Happy Death Day, Halloween 3 Season of the Witch, & more! They also talk Fargo S4, Borat 2 being announced, The Comey Rule, The Craft: Legacy, & the AMC Fearfest lineup. | Drink of the Week: Peach Crown Royal | G. Love’s Special Sauce - The Juice IPA from GoodLife Brewing | Ketel One Botanical Grapefruit Rose Vodka | Music of the Week: A Good Song Never Dies by Saint Motel | Savage Mode 2 Trailer | No Vampires Remain in Romania by King Luan | https://www.facebook.com/GeekPeakPodcast | Twitter/Instagram:@GeekPeakPod
1:31:45
October 1, 2020
The Monster Episode
This week the Geek Peak gang continues their march towards Halloween with an episode all about monsters! They’re talking aliens, classic monsters, & humanoid monsters in films like Alien, A Quiet Place, The Thing, Dracula, Wolfman, 30 Days of Night, American Werewolf in London, The Mummy, Frankenstein, The Fly, It, Pan's Labyrinth & more. The Geeks also discuss a new Friday the 13th film, Microsoft purchasing Bethesda, the new Wandavision trailer, & the official Geek Peak Emmy rundown.  | Drink of the Week: Oktoberfest by 81Bay Brewing | You’re My Boy Blue by Brew Bus Brewing | Kentucky Pumpkin Barrel Ale by Lexington Brewing Company | Music: So Done - Alicia Keys ft. Khalid | Patient - Post Malone | HOLY - Justin Beiber Chance the Rapper | https://www.facebook.com/GeekPeakPodcast | Twitter/Instagram:@GeekPeakPod
2:02:59
September 28, 2020
The Cursed Episode
This week the Geek Peak squad is covering all things cursed! They discuss the best movies and tv that deal with cursed land, cursed objects, or straight up possession/being cursed such as The Ring, The Grudge, Pet Sematary, Sinister, The Evil Dead, Poltergeist, Hellraiser, It Follows, Silent Hill, & Final Destination to name a few. The gang also covers the new Mandalorian trailer for season 2, the upcoming South Park COVID Special, Jurassic Park Camp Cretaceous on Netflix, the PS5 price reveal, Harry Potter RPG Hogwarts Legacy, playing Among Us & the new Taco Bell wine. The final 10 minutes of this episode are dedicated to a spoiler filled review of Christopher Nolan’s new flick Tenet. | Music of the week: Don’t Chase the Dead (off the album We Are Chaos) - Marilyn Manson | Alrighty Aphordite- Peach Pit | Drink of the Week: Dragon’s Milk White Bourbon Barrel-Aged White Stout by New Holland Brewing | Ketel One Botanical Cucumber & Mint Infused Vodka | 1792 Small Batch Kentucky Bourbon | https://www.facebook.com/GeekPeakPodcast | Twitter/Instagram:@GeekPeakPod
1:47:57
September 21, 2020
The Scaredy Cat Episode (Intro to Horror & Our Childhood Darkness)
This week the Geek Peak gang is going back to their horror roots to provide an introduction to horror that even a scaredy cat can get behind. Listeners beware you’re in for a scare (not really). We cover classics like Scooby Doo, Are You Afraid of the Dark, Goosebumps novels & episodes, Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark, Luigi’s Mansion, Courage the Cowardly Dog, Gremlins, Coraline & more to give insight into where their love for the horror genre came from. The boys also discuss Friday the 13th fan flick Never Hike Alone (free on YouTube), review bombing’s on Amazon’s The Boys season 2, Cactus Jack at McDonalds, the new Dune trailer, the new Zelda game Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity, & the new Xbox price points. Drink of the Week: Pseudo Sue Pale Ale by Toppling Goliath Brewing Co. | Seltzer Flight Tasting: Bud Light Lime, Mighty Swell Cherry Lime, Wild Basin Classic Lime, Lime-A-Rita | Rainbows are Real IPA by Clown Shoes | Music of the Week: RUNAWAY by Half Alive | OK Not to be OK by Marshmello and Demi Lovato | Strange Days by The Struts w/ Robbie Williams | The Plan by Travis Scott ft. in the movie Tenet | Bombargo | https://www.facebook.com/GeekPeakPodcast Twitter/Instagram:@GeekPeakPod
1:22:03
September 14, 2020
Brrrraaaaaaaiiiinnnnsss (The Zombie Episode)
In this week’s episode of the Geek Peak, the guys pick each other’s brains about their favorite zombie content & their zombie apocalypse plans, the death of Chadwick Boseman, the new trailer for the Haunting of Bly Manor, Tenet, the Fresh Prince reunion, Super Mario Bros 35th Anniversary & more. Instagram & Twitter: @GeekPeakPod Music of the Week: Zombie EP - The Devil Wears Prada Zombie - Cranberries Rob Zombie - Living Dead Girl Drink of the Week: Spirits of the Apocalypse Walking Dead Bourbon Blood Amulet Hard Cider w/ Raspberry & Cranberry from B. Nektar Bullet Bourbon Frontier Whiskey
2:19:50
September 8, 2020
The Batman Episode (I Won't Bury Another Wayne)
This week the Geek Peak squad heads to Gotham to discuss the one and only caped crusader, Batman and recap all of the DC FanDome announcements as well as two special guests discussing their first watch through of Christopher Nolan’s Dark Knight Trilogy. The guys also get into HBO Max’s new show Lovecraft Country & Apex Legends Season 6. Song of the Week: Maybe - The Kid LAROI Level of Concern - Twenty One Pilots Ashes - Stellar Drink of the Week: Bruce Wayne (4 oz cold brew coffee, ½ oz maple syrup, 2 oz of bourbon) The Joker (Grape Jolly Rancher infused Vodka mixed with a spritz of seltzer and lime juice) The Alfred (Black Tea, bourbon, lemon)
1:39:36
August 31, 2020
90s Cartoons Tournament
The Geek Peak guys take a walk down memory lane this week to talk about their favorite 90s & early 2000's cartoons. They also discuss $.15 movie tickets at AMC, Bioshock 4, The Rental from Dave Franco, Don't Knock Twice, & more. The guys also give you a rundown of their favorite 90s breakfast cereal, favorite cartoon, and work their way through a bracket of the top 90s & 2000s cartoons. Warning: This episode may feature excessive nostalgia! . Instagram & Twitter: @GeekPeakPod . www.facebook.com/geekpeakpodcast . Drinks This Week: Pontoon Brewing New Wave Radical Blonde Ale, 81 Bay Brewing Charter #7 IPA, & Pabst Blue Ribbon 5 Second Aged Whiskey  . Music of the week: Walking on the Sun- Smash Mouth Quarantine- Blink 182 Tubthumping- Chumbawumba
1:38:10
August 17, 2020
This Episode is JAW-some!
This week the Geek Peak squad discuss their favorite shark flicks in honor of Shark Week, such as The Shallows, 47 Meters Down, Deep Blue Sea, & more. They also talk about the script Netflix purchased from the Reddit subreddit NoSleep for $1m, Mulan releasing on Disney+ for $30, the Umbrella Academy S2, the new hit game Fall Guys, & the Official Geek Peak Podcast Shark Week Drinking Game. This week we're drinking:  Old St. Pete Small Batch Sweet Corn Whiskey on the rocks, Bold City Killer Whale Cream Ale, Grey Goose Moscow Mule Songs of the Week: My Friends & I Pt 3 - Griz Dancin’- Krono Remix Logic's new album No Pressure Twitter&Instagram: @GeekPeakPod Facebook.com/GeekPeakPodcast
1:14:34
August 9, 2020
Summer of Spielberg
This week the fellas from the Geek Peak discuss one of the all time great's in modern cinema, Steven Spielberg. We tackle the greatest Spielberg hits including Jaws, Jurassic Park, ET, Indiana Jones, Saving Private Ryan, & more, while talking about the impact Spielberg had on our childhood. We also dive into the Xbox Series X game reveals, the Spongbob anime from Narmak, Shark Week, the Mandalorian getting all the Emmy nominations,  the Rick & Morty vs. Genocider anime, & Trent's first thoughts on Ghost of Tsushima. This week's drinks: Bullet Bourbon, New Belgium Ranger 1985 IPA, & Wild Turkey Longbranch Bourbon   Twitter & Instagram: @GeekPeakPod Facebook: www.facebook.com/GeekPeakPodcast
1:12:22
August 3, 2020
About Time
This week the boys discuss time travel across pop culture. Breaking it down into five categories (Time Distortion, One Way Trips, Time Loops, Free Travel, & Multi-dimensional Time Travel) we discuss some of our favorite instances of time travel in shows & movies like Dark, Inception, Rick & Morty, Palm Springs, Groundhog Day, Terminator, Back to the Future, Harry Potter, Bioshock Infinite, & more. Drinks this week: Virgil Kaine Ginger Infused Bourbon Whiskey, Basil Hayden's Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey, Whistlepig Piggyback Rye Whiskey Follow us on social media: Facebook: www.facebook.com/GeekPeakPodcast       Instagram&Twitter:@GeekPeakPod
57:00
July 28, 2020
Hamilton, Yeezy4Pres, Cancellations Across Entertainment, & The Summer of Pokemon Go
This week on the Geek Peak, Brandon and Chris fly solo due to Trent's commitment to Jak & Daxter. We discuss the smash hit musical Hamilton, Kanye 4 President, the cancellations of Super Smash Bros competitive players & of Bassnectar, a massive breakthrough in video streaming technology, microtransactions, Oscar winning film composer Ennio Morricone's death, updates about Tremors 7: Island Fury, the new teaser for Halloween Kills, Left4Dead creators new co-op zombie FPS Back 4 Blood, Umbrella Academy's S2, new horror flick Relic rated 100% fresh on RT, Brie Larson's YouTube channel, Patty Mahomes signing a half billion dollar sports contract, showing someone LOTR for the first time, & reminiscing about the summer of Pokemon Go. Please follow & subscribe! And don't be afraid to show your friends.  www.facebook.com/GeekPeakPodcast   Twitter & Instagram: @GeekPeakPod Drinks of the Week: Blue Moon Mango Wheat Collective Arts Gose Song Recommendations of the Week:  Touch- Dillon Frances & BabyJake Puppets (Succession remix) - Pusha T This is a Call - Foo Fighters Big Me - Foo Fighters
1:06:12
July 10, 2020
Ameriathon 4th of July Special
This week the Geek Peak squad is giving you a rundown of their most quintessential American movies to celebrate the independence of our lovely country including Independence Day, Team America: World Police, & Saving Private Ryan. We also discuss the death of rapper Huey, a San Francisco sex addict that is suing Twitch for injuring his penis,  Jordan Peele’s Candyman trailer, the newly announced Fallout show on Amazon, Chuck E Cheese going bankrupt, upcoming animatronic horror film Willy’s Wonderland starring Nick Cage, the newly announced Cuphead show , Cyberpunk 2077 game & anime updates, the Ozark season 4 announcement, Ghost of Tsushima, the rumored return of Batfleck, & the announcement of two new Pirates of the Caribbean films. Please follow & subscribe! And don't be afraid to show your friends. News: 9:15 Ameriathon: 49:30 www.facebook.com/GeekPeakPodcast  Twitter & Instagram: @GeekPeakPod Drinks of the Week: Basil Hayden's Kentucky Straight Bourbon Rogue Dead Guy Ale Iron Smoke Straight Bourbon Whiskey
1:25:19
July 4, 2020
The Last Of Us Part 2 Review Pt. 1
In this special episode, Trent and Chris give a review of the first 6 hours of game play for Naughty Dog's post apocalyptic survival horror sequel The Last Of Us Part 2. Spoilers beware! Stay tuned for our rundown of the rest of the game, coming soon. Follow us on Instagram: @GeekPeakPod Twitter: @GeekPeakPod Facebook: facebook.com/geekpeakpodcast
47:37
June 30, 2020
Kevin Bacon Goes To Hell
Greetings nerds! This week we're reviewing Kevin Bacon & Amanda Seyfried's newest movie You Should Have Left. We also discuss the newest addition to Super Smash Bros, the new Crash Bandicoot game, the Flash movie updates, Dark Season 3, & Mixer shutting down with the potential for a Facebook takeover of video game streaming. We also discuss this horror graphic: https://bit.ly/2YzBV8S (credit to @DevonESawa) Songs of the week: Amerika - Young the Giant Summer Breeze - Seals and Crofts Check us out on social media: Insta & Twitter: @GeekPeakPod Facebook.com/geekpeakpodcast
1:15:15
June 27, 2020
How Foul Is Artemis Fowl?
S1E7- This week we're back with a regular news episode. We'll be talking about the films King of Staten Island, Just Mercy, & Artemis Fowl. We also discuss What We Do In The Shadows S2, Rick & Morty S4, Dead by Daylight's new Silent Hill update, Star Trek: Discovery, Pokemon Snap 2, Dark S2, and the $6B Akon City. Chris also gives us a post-COVID19 update from his visit to Universal Studios & Islands of Adventure. Drinks for this week: Bombay Saphire, St. Augustine Distillery Gin, & High West American Prairie Burbon Follow us on Instagram: @GeekPeakPod Twitter: @GeekPeakPod Facebook: facebook.com/geekpeakpodcast
1:40:28
June 19, 2020
West World Szn 3 Deep Dive - Doesn't Look Like Anything To Me
West World Season 3 Deep Dive. Spoilers!
2:21:26
June 12, 2020
The Vat of Acid Episode
This week's episode we discuss HBOMax, JoJo Rabbit, Fortnite Cheaters, Solar Opposites, Devs, and the latest episodes of Rick & Morty. Call our hotline number with feedback or recommendations: 312 866-6060 Follow us on Twitter & Instagram: @GeekPeakPod Facebook: facebook.com/GeekPeakPodcast
1:29:40
May 29, 2020
Empire 40th Anniversary Special
In honor of the recent 40th anniversary of Empire Strikes back, Trent, Brandon, and Chris give you the official Geek Peak ranking of every Star Wars film.
2:01:03
May 25, 2020