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  • Its Canon Podcast 060 – The Hustle

    Its Sunday, you know what that means! This week Boris and Phil do the news roundup. There certainly is plenty of things happening in the digital pop culture landscape.  We chat Apple v Facebook, NFT and the NBA, Saturday Night Live with Elon Musk and Dogecoin!  The corporate steamroll keeps going with Discord and Sony news, Apple vs Epic, the news and disclosures surrounding Wal-Mart, Netflix and Sony backroom deals.  Finally we round the episode out with talk on movie contracts going forward and how the studios are changing terms and of course all the Video Game news you can handle!

  • Its Canon Podcast 059 – Revenge of the Fifth

    In celebration of the May the fourth, we bring you Revenge of the Fifth with Boris and Phil.  In this episode we talk all things Star Wars.  The sales going on, the phenomena of the day and the films in Pop Culture.  You will get some great stories about the history of the movies in its proximity to the hosts and a light spoiler talk on the new series The Bad Batch.  Grab your helmets and rest assured you will miss your target with the newest It’s Canon Podcast!

  • Its Canon Podcast 058 – LEGO Live Purchase

    This week Boris and Phil do the news roundup!  We cover everything from the NHL having a new deal with Turner to a live Lego purchase.  We chat video games, Konami pulling out of E3, Cyberpunk bonuses to executives, and news on Last of Us III.  EA has more controversy surrounding loot boxes and their strategy involving their use as well as the ongoing court case between Epic and Apple.  Grab a drink and take a listen to our anniversary show (this iteration). OH and Boris buys LEGO while the show is going on.

  • Its Canon Podcast 057 – The Falcon and Winter Soldier Ep 6 Review

    The Falcon and the Winter Soldier Ep 6 - One World, One People SPOILER talk on the episode, yup one dude has wings, the other has a metal arm

  • Its Canon Podcast 056 – Immortal Kombat

    This week Boris and Phil tackle the news of the week.  We chat Video games and some of the comments made by a creator of the Days Gone video game regarding consumer behavior.    We then venture into the top games on both Sony and Microsofts platforms, guess what?  If you are not Call of Duty, Minecraft or Fortnite you are not with the times.  Boris and Phil have to grapple with that.  We look at Sony upping its streaming resolution and the plays by its competitors too.  The future is staring the industry down.  We also observe the changes coming to the Canadian market with the digital services tax.  Next we dive into content streaming and examine Netflix and HBO subscription numbers.  Finally we examine some DRM news hitting courts and talk up the new Shang Chi movie coming out. 

  • Its Canon Podcast 055 – The Falcon and Winter Soldier Ep 5 Review

    Its Wednesday, you know what that means! The Falcon and the Winter Soldier Ep 5 – Truth Flappy bird and the metal arm dude kick some butt and talk about […]

  • Its Canon Podcast 054 – Georgian Games

    This week Boris and Phil bring you all the Pop culture the news roundup!  First up the guys look at the secondary market involving collectables and share some advice.  We dive into the whole Georgia filming controversy and the new state laws regarding voting.  Analysis of the PS5 sales, video game hardware, firmware updates and the ongoing supply issues / secondary market.  Keeping on topic we look at game sales and the absolute monster that is Nintendo.  We discuss xbox and its sales / strategy in the market as well as Cyberpunk and trash reporting going on.  We wrap it up with some Amazon Prime talk and Twitch updates.  Welcome to the world of pop and geek culture, grab a drink and tune in!

  • Its Canon Podcast 053 – Falcon and Winter Soldier Episode 4 Review

    The Falcon and the Winter Soldier Ep 4 - The Whole World is Watching Bird man and metal arm dude, Wokandans face off on the Captain guy then stuff and well  listen but be warned, SPOILERS. Nuff Said

  • Its Canon Podcast 052 – Tech & Society

    We are back with the news roundup. It's a pretty heavy week on the tech side of life this time round. Boris and Phil dive headfirst into the Cryptocurrency / blockchain end of things to explore the environmental responsibilities of the whole industry and its goals. We examine the pivot the tech industry had to do in order to support working from home and the mental and emotional stress it puts on everyone as well as the repercussions on industry and development. We chat about twitch and other platforms regarding their policies with content creators and what it really says about everyone involved. In big news it seems more platforms have been compromised with your personal data being the commodity surrendered. Finally we have some fun chatting about the box office numbers involving lightning lizards and some industry moves by Netflix to battle the big mouse house.

  • NXT TLK Special – Chat with Invasion from Planet Wrestletopia

    Greetings and Salutations! This week on the show the Young Guns (Boris and Matt) take some time before WRESTLEMANIA 37 weekend to chat with Matt Entin and Ed Kuehnel who write the Comic book Invasion from Planet Wrestletopia. They chat about their wrestling inspirations for the book, watching wrestling live during the territories days, all the wrestling they consumed for research, and their plans for the series moving forward.