On this week’s podcast, the Now Conspiring team goes through the main headlines of the week with some movie news, and our main segment covers the clickbait nature of fan theories, and how we can grapple with the fact that a lot of people hate them.
QUESTION OF THE WEEK: How do you know when a fan theory is good (or not so good)? In other words, what’s your “test” for evaluating a worthwhile fan theory?
Hey Throners, carrying on the Now Conspiring tradition of recapping HBO’s Game of Thrones, we conspire the Season 6 premiere, “The Red Woman.”
Jon Snowgroni, Kayla Millionth of her Name, and Khal Donis cover all of the easter eggs, book connections, and fan theories we want to see happen throughout the season. So if you’re cool with dragon-sized spoilers, this is your podcast.
DARK QUESTIONS, DARK ANSWERS: Who was your Game of Thrones MVP this week? And who is your death prediction, a character you think will die in Episode 2?
This week on the podcast, the Now Conspiring team reviews The Jungle Book, Disney’s remake of the 1967 animated classic (depending on who you ask). We also talk in length about the Doctor Strange trailer, the future of superheroes in film, and a lot more.