Who you trying to get crazy with, Ese? Don’t You Know we’re loco? Loco for new releases that is! And this week we get derailed rather easily with the Kenneth Branagh vehicle “Murder on the Orient Express”. A star studded ensemble comes together to retell one of Agatha Christie’s most famous works. Does it live up to previous attempts or does it go off the tracks? But before that we paint our faces and step into the land of the dead, Disney/Pixars “Coco” gets the last king treatment and safe to say it delivers all the feels.
Continue reading “Episode 59 – Coco Loco”
Just call me Big Punisher! It’s that next level shit again, and this time we go all in on the latest Netflix/Marvel offering. We’re talking of course about the first season of the new solo “Punisher” show . Jon Bernthal reprises his role as the titular character. And after much critical and fan praise from his appearance in Daredevil Season 2, he has his work cut out for him. This time the question on our minds is whether he can carry his own show, or is it firing blanks? Listen in to find out what we think and where the show fits in the legacy of Frank Castle.
Continue reading “Episode 58 – Punisher Daddy”
Justice League Assemble! Okay so maybe that’s not the exact call to action, but speaking of action! It’s us, your friends at the Last King Podcast. And with the release of DC’s “Justice League” comes an all new DCEU themed episode for you! We recap all the films since “Man of Steel” up to “Wonder Woman“. Before finally giving our round table review of the latest entry in the extended universe. Tune in and see where the new movie stacks up against the plethora of super hero team up flicks saturating the pop culture landscape.
The Odyssey arrives and we trace back it’s origins. A very rare all videogame episode. We give out full reviews of the recently release “Super Mario Odyssey” for the Nintendo Switch. And also the Ubisoft mainstay “Assassins Creed: Origins”. #marionateyourself
Stranger Danger! And just in time for Halloween too (well almost) it’s another special spooktacular episode where we look at all things horrible, horrendous and horrific this 2017. And in our main segment, grab your 20 sided die and BMX bikes. We return to the upside down with our take on Netflix’s “Stranger Things 2.”
Ragnarok -tober is upon us! So can we get a #Helayeah! This week the boys are back at it again, keeping the season 3 podcast train going. And this time they are here to bring the thunder! The God of Thunder that is! But first we have to acknowledge also what a watershed week for videogame releases this has also been.
A shadow falls! A shadow of war to be precise! Welcome to an all special episode tie in with the release of “Middle Earth: Shadow of War”. We dive into one of the most beloved franchises of all time. The legendary J.R.R Tolkien’s literary masterpiece “The Lord of The Rings”.
The long awaited sequel to the 1982 cult classic just dropped and it means only one thing. A full “Blade Runner” themed episode. Keeping the season 3 train going we revisit the original Ridley Scott film plus all the various other media that drew influences from it.
Episode 51 has finally landed! Your favorite podcast is back! And yes we haven’t been cancelled. So far…as we know…Anyway the boys are back again with season 3 of even more podcast goodness.
Continue reading “Episode 51 – Manners Maketh the Manchild”
All Hail Lord Megalizabeth! Before we go on a much deserved (and much needed) vacation! What better way to go off with a bang than to wrap up season 2 with our worst of 2017..so far. We talk disappointments, depression and doldrums. But don’t fret last king fans, we remain hopeful and cap off the episode with our most anticipated shows, films and games looming over the horizon. The boys will be back soon with bigger and better things for Season 3 in October!