Now-stalgia on Disney+ Part One

Reviews by Joshua Jordan

Since the launch of Disney+ back in November Disney fans of any age have been able to get access to a lot of the vast content Disney owns both new and old Revisiting their childhood favorite shows and movies is what made older fans excited. That especially included the ability to pass that love down to the next generation. Yet, even though diving back into those shows and movies would give me joy too, I am just as enthusiastic about catching up on some of the more modern Disney shows. Starting with Kim Possible then going to Phineas and Ferb, Gravity Falls, and beyond I feel that Disney is doing a good job at creating modern, hit animated shows. Below are a few shows that I have watched in the last few months since the launch of Disney+. Please bear in mind that these are my personal opinions based on my tastes. 

Milo Murphy’s Law (2016) 

Milo Murphy, descendant of the man who discovered Murphy’s Law which states “whatever can go wrong will go wrong.” This also means that a lot of stuff goes wrong around Milo. Which means being his friend can turn a mundane day into an adventure. With Weird Al voicing the main character and the creators of Phineas and Ferb behind the concept was a recipe that automatically made me want to watch it and from the very first episode I was not disappointed. Milo is just like its predecessor smart, funny, and entertaining. I especially love the humor as it is very sarcastic and self-aware. I would say the only downside is that it had a lot to live up to with Phineas and Ferb and unfortunately it doesn’t seem to hit the same cord as Phineas and Ferb did as it only had two seasons. It is a shame that Milo never got the chance that it’s predecessor got Because it is a good show.

Review grade for the entire series: A+

Big Hero 6 the series Season One (2017)

In 2014 The Walt Disney Animation Studio released a movie based off a Marvel Comic called Big Hero 6. The story of the movie was about 14-year-old genius Hiro who after his brother’s tragic death discovers a robot he created as a health companion. Around the same time a mysterious crime wave is happening around the city and Hiro recognizes the tool the criminal is using as some tech that he created. So enlisting the help of Baymax and a few of his friends they join together to make a superhero team to find the criminal and bring him to justice. I won’t go into spoilers here but the series takes place after the events of the movie and deals with its aftermath. One of the things I like about the series is that it has a very Teen Titans vibe (the original not Go) but where the Titans are always superheroes Big Hero’s characters have to balance going to school and being superheroes. Another aspect of the show I like is the villains, the rogues gallery is very interesting and a bit weird. However the stand out of all of them is the major villain of season one. I really like the story they set up and how it connects to the main characters. All in all, Big Hero 6 the series is a great companion piece to the movie and I hope this continues into season 2.

Review grade for season one: A

Skywalking Through Neverland Article

Hey, hey Arcaders Joshua here! Recently I had the privilege of doing an article for our friends at Skywalking Through Neverland about my experience seeing Star Wars A New Hope on the big screen for the first time. Please go to their site to check it out https://skywalkingthroughneverland.com/star-wars-a-new-hope-at-35/

If you never heard of Skywalking Through Neverland, they are a great on-line community of Star Wars, Disney, and Marvel fans that span many generations. Every week Richard and Sarah host an extremely great podcast that dives into these three subjects with behind the scenes interviews, fan reactions and reviews, and more. If you’re a fan of Star Wars, Disney, or Marvel I highly suggest checking out their podcast. Skywalking Through Neverland is also the flagship podcast of the Skywalking Network which includes other podcasts like Talking Apes, a podcast about the Planet of the Apes franchise, The Culture Popcast, a spin-off podcast that includes other areas of fandom, and Sabers and Spells, a podcast that also talks about fandom from film and TV to collecting and fashion. If you love to listen to podcasts I recommend all of these as well. just click the link above to head to their site.

Thank you again to Skywalking Through Neverland for this opportunity.

Episode 14: Jam-Packed – Beyond the Start Button Podcast Season 2

Ready to go beyond? Then welcome to the Beyond the Start Button Podcast Each month Danny the Ultra-Sonic Player and Joshua the Ubernerd take a look at Nerd Life through what they are passionate about from TV, Movies, Comics,  to Anime and Manga, and of course video games. This month @ultrasonic9 , @ubernerd527 , @raygunn1 have a jam-packed episode with trailer reviews for Wreck-it-Ralph 2: Ralph Breaks the Internet, The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part, How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World, and Spider-Man: Into the Spider Verse. Ubernerd’s thoughts on Solo: A Star Wars Story and Voltron: Legendary Defender. We’ll  also be talking about Mega Man Legacy Collection, Let’s Go Pikachu/Evee, and BlazeBlue Crosstag Battle  for the Nintendo Switch. As well as our reactions to Cobra Kia, Power Rangers, Thundercats Roar!  With an Episode this jam-packed you better make sure that you are strapped in to go “BEYOND THE START BUTTON” season 2!

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Music used for the title was created by: Ross Bugden https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCQKGLOK2FqmVgVwYferltKQ

The Beyond the Start Button Podcast is a Rebellion Production and is part of the Arcade Archives Network. This podcast is indented for entertainment purposes only all sound bites, and clips used are product of their copyright holders. No part of this podcast can be reproduced, reused, or re-broadcasted without written consent or either Rebellion Productions or The Arcade Archives Network.

Episode 4 : Mighty Switch Force- Beyond the Start Button Podcast

Ready to go beyond? Then welcome to the Beyond the Start Button Podcast Each month Danny the Ultra-Sonic Player and Ubernerd527 take a look at Nerd Life through what they are passionate about from TV, Movies, and Comics,  to Anime and Manga, and of course video games. This month @ultrasonic9 and @ubernerd527 talk about Toonami’s 20th anniversary, The Power Rangers Movie, Beauty and the Beast, Logan, and we review Nintendo’s new console The Nintendo Switch. This includes our reviews of three launch titles Bomberman R, 1,2,3 Switch, and The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. So strap in and get ready to go “BEYOND THE START BUTTON”!

Hey do you want to tell us what you’re passionate about this month or comment on anything we talked about? Then comment below or you can contact us at any the following places: on Twitter @arcadeanetwork, on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/Arcade1981/ , or on instagram @thearcadearchivesnetwork .

Music used for the title was created by: Ross Bugden https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCQKGLOK2FqmVgVwYferltKQ

The Beyond the Start Button Podcast is a Rebellion Production and is part of the Arcade Archives Network. This podcast is indented for entertainment purposes only all sound bites, and clips used are product of their copyright holders. No part of this podcast can be reproduced, reused, or rebroadcasted without written consent or either Rebellion Productions or The Arcade Archives Network.

Skywalking Through Neverland

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Hey, Hey Arcaders its Ubernerd here, if you have been around the site long enough you know that I love podcasts. In fact I love them so much that I started 2 of my own. however the inspiration for these podcasts didn’t just come out of the air. I was inspired but several podcasts that I just love to listen to .One such inspirational podcasts is called Skywalking through Neverland. For those who haven’t heard of this podcast Sarah (aka Jedi Tink) and Her husband Richard talk about all things concerning both Star Wars and Disney and the people of fandoms the circle around both. Recently, they came down to Florida for the Star Wars Half Marathon Dark Side Challenge. After the Marathon they had a meet up with their and I got the privilege to go. Not only that but I got to do a small cameo in their discussion of the Marathon. Below is that episode but if you like it and want more please go to www.skywalkingthroughneverland.com
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Zootopia and The Peanuts Movie Review Episode 13 – Cartoon Connoisseur Theater Podcast

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The Cartoon Connoisseur Theater Podcast presents a special double feature review with Ubernerd and Ubernerd’s Mother UberMom. The two movies they review are The Peanuts Movie (now on DVD, Blu-Ray, and Digital) and Disney’s Zootopia (now in theaters).

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