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Sci-Fi, Fantasy, and Superhero Fandoms. Geek out with us about TV and Movies once a week!

Join us as we decode and debate Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Superhero TV and Movies. Learn about the background, the fandom, the actors, and other interesting bits about the TV show or movie. Geek out, laugh and learn alongside our hosts Erin and Greg.

Fandummies covers a wide range of fandom in the Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Superhero Genres while providing extra attention to Marvel, DC, Star Trek, Harry Potter, The Walking Dead, and Star Wars.

About our hosts:
Greg - I love Science Fiction! I read, watch, and then review Sci-Fi on my blog and YouTube channel "Greg Reviews Scifi". I especially love Star Trek, Stargate, and The Expanse. If you need help picking out a new Sci-Fi book or movie, just let me know!

Erin - I love dogs and have two that are crazy for hedgehogs (the stuffed ones not real ones). I play too much Pokemon Go! I love YouTube. Hashtag Trainer Tips. I love Harry Potter, Star Trek, and the Mandalorian (Baby Yota!). I fall asleep when shows are boring, and sometimes even when they're fun.

Check us out at https://Fandummies.com

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Sci-Fi, Fantasy, and Superhero Fandoms. Geek out with us about TV and Movies once a week!

Join us as we decode and debate Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Superhero TV and Movies. Learn about the background, the fandom, the actors, and other interesting bits about the TV show or movie. Geek out, laugh and learn alongside our hosts Erin and Greg.

Fandummies covers a wide range of fandom in the Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Superhero Genres while providing extra attention to Marvel, DC, Star Trek, Harry Potter, The Walking Dead, and Star Wars.

About our hosts:
Greg - I love Science Fiction! I read, watch, and then review Sci-Fi on my blog and YouTube channel "Greg Reviews Scifi". I especially love Star Trek, Stargate, and The Expanse. If you need help picking out a new Sci-Fi book or movie, just let me know!

Erin - I love dogs and have two that are crazy for hedgehogs (the stuffed ones not real ones). I play too much Pokemon Go! I love YouTube. Hashtag Trainer Tips. I love Harry Potter, Star Trek, and the Mandalorian (Baby Yota!). I fall asleep when shows are boring, and sometimes even when they're fun.

Check us out at https://Fandummies.com

    94. Star Trek: Lower Decks

    94. Star Trek: Lower Decks

    We have watched Star Trek: Lower Decks watched the IGN and Comic-Con panels and we are going to give you all the details, talk about the cannon, give you our review, and sort out the toxic fandom.

    For our Patrons, we are going to compare this show to The Next Generation Lower Decks episode. The Patreon segment is a good one. Subscribe here https://patreon.com/fandummies.

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    (00:03:00) Lower Decks Start - Technical
    (00:03:45) Star Trek First Contact Mention. Watch here: https://amzn.to/3fG11rJ
    (00:06:30) Actors
    (00:07:22) IGN interview Watch here: https://youtu.be/hkw5vGX1hhc
    (00:12:30) Cannon and Fan Service
    (00:18:00) FanDummies Review
    (00:18:45) Brooklyn Nine-Nine shirt
    (00:25:30) Toxic Fandom

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    About our hosts:
    Greg - I love Science Fiction! I read, watch, and then review Sci-Fi on my blog and YouTube channel "Greg Reviews Scifi". I especially love Star Trek, Stargate, and The Expanse. If you need help picking out a new Sci-Fi book or movie, just let me know!
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    Erin - I love dogs and have two that are crazy for hedgehogs (the stuffed ones not real ones). I play too much Pokemon Go! I love YouTube. I love Harry Potter, Star Trek, and the Mandalorian (Baby Yoda!). I fall asleep when shows are boring, and sometimes even when they're fun.

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    • 35 min
    93. Warrior Nun Is Netflix's Newest Superhero

    93. Warrior Nun Is Netflix's Newest Superhero

    Today we are going to discuss the Netflix original series Warrior Nun. We are going to dive into what its about, who is in it, how it relates to the comics, what we thought, and decoding the crazy ending. For our patrons we talk about how Ben Dunn got the idea for Warrior Nun and the weapons and artifacts used in the show.

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    (00:01:00) Technical Details
    (00:07:00) The Comics
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    (00:16:22) FanDummies Patreon
    (00:17:46) What did we think?
    (00:24:45) Decoding the Ending
    (00:34:45) Homework
    Umbrella Academy - Season 2 - Netflix
    Transformers War for Cybertron Trilogy - Netflix
    Star Trek Lower Decks - First Episode Streams August 6th
    Wonder Woman 1984: The Deluxe Junior Novel: https://amzn.to/3k140Pb
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    About our hosts:
    Greg - I love Science Fiction! I read, watch, and then review Sci-Fi on my blog and YouTube channel "Greg Reviews Scifi". I especially love Star Trek, Stargate, and The Expanse. If you need help picking out a new Sci-Fi book or movie, just let me know!
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    Erin - I love dogs and have two that are crazy for hedgehogs (the stuffed ones not real ones). I play too much Pokemon Go! I love YouTube. I love Harry Potter, Star Trek, and the Mandalorian (Baby Yoda!). I fall asleep when shows are boring, and sometimes even when they're fun.

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    • 38 min
    92. SDCC At Home Virtual Comic-Con's Best Panels

    92. SDCC At Home Virtual Comic-Con's Best Panels

    This week we cover San Diego Comic-Con @ Home! It was a great 5 days of content. It's also our one year anniversary, YAY! We hope you enjoy the episode.

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    Star Trek Universe Panel Star Trek Universe - Official Panel | Comic Con 2020


    (00:10:36) Star Trek Discovery
    (00:14:20) Star Trek Lower Decks
    (00:17:49) Star Trek Picard - SDCC 2020 | Star Trek: Picard Panel | ComicCon@Home
    (00:19:06) Star Trek Prodigy
    (00:19:59) Star Trek Strange New World
    (00:21:12) Superstore - Superstore@Home with SDCC | Comic-Con@Home 2020
    (00:23:49) The Boys - Amazon Prime Video: The Boys | Comic-Con@Home 2020
    (00:26:37) The Walking Dead - The Walking Dead Comic-Con@Home Panel
    (00:29:58) The Walking Dead World Beyond - The Walking Dead: World Beyond Comic-Con@Home Panel
    (00:32:55) Fear the Walking Dead - AMC's Fear the Walking Dead | Comic-Con@Home 2020
    (00:33:13) Patreon - https://patreon.com/fandummies
    (00:37:36) New Mutants - The New Mutants | Comic-Con@Home 2020
    (00:39:50) Hellstrom - First Look at Hulu’s Helstrom | Comic-Con@Home 2020
    (00:41:41) Dragon Prince - Zoom Into Xadia: The Dragon Prince | Comic-Con@Home 2020

    • 45 min
    91. Top 10 Science Fiction (Sci-Fi) Movies of all Time

    91. Top 10 Science Fiction (Sci-Fi) Movies of all Time

    In this episode Greg and Erin count down the top 10 science fiction movies of all time. Of course, we watched them all and give you our opinions on if they held up and if we enjoyed them.

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    (00:01:45) 10 - Interstellar - https://amzn.to/39d0ufB
    (00:03:39) 9 - Dune (Lynch) - https://amzn.to/3eDplKw
    (00:05:44) 8 - Serenity - https://amzn.to/2ZLnfEi
    (00:07:59) 7 - Forbidden Planet - https://amzn.to/3eK59GL
    (00:11:31) 6 - The Terminator - https://amzn.to/39g1wrc
    (00:14:22) 5 - The Fifth Element - https://amzn.to/39nHtap
    (00:17:28) 4 - The Matrix - https://amzn.to/32AAbhS
    (00:20:16) 3 - Alien - https://amzn.to/30teLAM
    (00:23:50) 2 - 2001: A Space Odyssey - https://amzn.to/30wq4rI
    (00:27:30) 1 - Blade Runner - https://amzn.to/3hepAgK

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    • 33 min
    90. Marvel's Avengers: Infinity War vs. Comics

    90. Marvel's Avengers: Infinity War vs. Comics

    Did you like Avengers: Infinity War? Do you wonder what the differences are between the movie and the comics? In this episode of FanDummies we dig into the differences. We cover what Comic books you should read to go with the movie, how the infinity stones are different, how many of the characters were different and of course THE SNAP. Yes, the snap is different.

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    (00:03:02) Farewell to Jessica
    (00:03:30) Changes to FanDummies
    (00:05:10) Infinity War Technical Details
    (00:06:12) The Comics
    (00:06:53) Signed by George Perez
    (00:07:50) Infinity War the movie
    (00:09:10) DC Villains are Scary
    (00:10:40) Story Differences
    (00:12:15) Thanos Quest
    (00:12:25) Infinity Gauntlet
    (00:13:30) The Black Order
    (00:13:58) The Stones
    (00:15:20) The Power Stone
    (00:17:20) The Space Stone
    (00:18:20) The Reality Stone
    (00:19:50) The Soul Stone
    (00:20:20) The Time Stone
    (00:21:40) The Mind Stone
    (00:23:08) Patreon
    (00:25:39) Character Differences
    (00:27:00) Mephisto
    (00:28:15) Silver Surfer
    (00:28:40) Battle at Wakanda
    (00:29:40) Cosmic Beings
    (00:31:40) The Snap
    (00:33:30) Characters Snapped
    (00:34:46) Gruesome Deaths
    (00:35:12) The Ending Differences
    (00:36:45) Closing Comments
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    About our hosts:
    Greg - I love Science Fiction! I read, watch, and then review Sci-Fi on my blog and YouTube channel "Greg Reviews Scifi". I especially love Star Trek, Stargate, and The Expanse. If you need help picking out a new Sci-Fi book or movie, just let me know!
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    Erin - I love dogs and have two that are crazy for hedgehogs (the stuffed ones not real ones). I play too much Pokemon Go! I love YouTube. Hashtag Trainer Tips. I love Harry Potter, Star Trek, and the Mandalorian (Baby Yoda!). I fall asleep when shows are boring, and sometimes even when they're fun.
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    • 37 min
    89. Netflix's Umbrella Academy is Raining Quirky Superheroes

    89. Netflix's Umbrella Academy is Raining Quirky Superheroes

    Season 2 of The Umbrella Academy is almost here! In today's episode, we discuss Season 1, what we know about Season 2, and some theories about Season 2. For our Patrons, we talk about what we want to see in Season 2!

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    (00:02:10) The Umbrella Academy is Based on a Comic /
    (00:03:23) The Umbrella Academy Season 1 /
    (00:06:37) Why is The Umbrella Academy So Popular? /
    (00:08:32) The Hargreeves and Their Powers /
    (00:12:35) Differences Between the Show and the Comics /
    (00:17:17) Patreon /
    (00:19:27) What We Know About Season 2 /
    (00:21:45) Season 2 Theories /
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    About our hosts:
    Greg - I love Science Fiction! I read, watch, and then review Sci-Fi on my blog and YouTube channel "Greg Reviews Scifi". I especially love Star Trek, Stargate, and The Expanse. If you need help picking out a new Sci-Fi book or movie, just let me know!
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    Erin - I love dogs and have two that are crazy for hedgehogs (the stuffed ones not real ones). I play too much Pokemon Go! I love YouTube. Hashtag Trainer Tips. I love Harry Potter, Star Trek, and the Mandalorian (Baby Yoda!). I fall asleep when shows are boring, and sometimes even when they're fun.
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    Jessica - Whose idea was this? I have way too many fandoms to count. I will rage quit your show if my favorite character leaves or gets killed, you've been warned. I love Harry Potter and all things fantasy. I also play Dungeons and Dragons! A half-elf fighter, if you were wondering. I'm a Ben Barnes and Cisco Ramon (CW The Flash) stan.
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    • 30 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
15 Ratings

15 Ratings

DudeWhoListens ,

Great podcast for people into fandoms

This may be the best fandom podcast out there. Erin, Jessica, and Greg take it seriously while also having fun with their discussions. They have guests on often which spices things up. Keep it up and I would give 10/10 stars if iTunes let me!

peppermintpat3 ,

Podcasts

Oh no !! I keep listening to your podcasts! They are so good!!! I need more time!💕🥰

Radfury64 ,

Great first episode

I love Greg, his voice is perfect for podcasts.

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