Hunger Games, Star Trek, and their Future on Assembly of Geeks

This week’s Assembly of Geeks episode is posted. From the show notes:

This week, GANNIN attempts to try out a new tractor beam on the Admiral’s flying car.  In today’s Geek Assembly meeting, we share geeky holiday gift ideas.  You’ll get introduced to our new Geek Assembly host – Amy Marie, who will officially join us in January.Other topics include the latest on Roberto Orci and Star Trek 3, ideas for more Hunger Games movies, an awesome Groot tree topper and another project for Greg Berlanti.We’ll also react to the trailer for Terminator Genisys and how they got some classic Nikes made for the film.

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Tricia Barr took her understanding of brand management and marketing, mixed it with a love of genre storytelling, and added a dash of social media flare to create FANgirl Blog, where she discusses Star Wars, fandom, and the intersection of women within Star Wars fandom. She is co-author of Ultimate Star Wars and Star Wars Visual Encyclopedia from DK Publishing, a featured writer for Star Wars Insider magazine with numerous articles on the Hero's Journey. Her FANgirl opinions can be heard on the podcasts Hyperspace Theories and Fangirls Going Rogue. Tricia Barr's novel, Wynde, won the 2014 Independent Publisher Book Award Gold Medal for Best Science Fiction/Fantasy/Horror Ebook. She was also part of Silence in the Library's successful all-female creator science fiction and fantasy anthology Athena's Daughters, which is available now. For excerpts and tales of her adventures in creating a fictional universe, hop over to