Episode 240 : Fox Comes Home To Disney
The Fox-Disney merger has been finalized, but X-men aside…what does that really mean?
What is the real impact of this merger?
Greetings adventurers, and welcome to this weeks installment of The Surly Nerd! After our prelude, we head into comics where Dick Tracy is making his way back to the world thanks to Archie Comics. Our Surly team also give you the low down on what to expect from this upcoming years Free Comic Book Day and the lawsuit over the use of the term “comic-con” comes to a close.
Heading into level two, Edios is opening up about how they will handle “online worlds” moving forward. New Zealand tell the world what they think about loot boxes and a huge lawsuit has been filed again Cloud Imperium Games, creators of Star Citizen.
Over in the world of entertainment, 100 Years of Horror is finally getting a DVD release. Netflix is about to give us a documentary on “extreme” haunted houses, and Insidious is testing some new immersion technology to try and get more people into the movies.
Our epilogue is week is all about the reality of the Fox and Disney merger.
As always, we appreciate all our adventurers who listen to the show every week and we look forward to your feedback on what we discuss! (firstname.lastname@example.org!)
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Check out Dick Tracy: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dick_Tracy
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