August 3rd, 2018 | 1 hr 17 mins
aquaman, comic-con, godzilla, movies, titans, wrestling
We catch up on Rick's experience at San Diego Comic Con 2018 and review the big trailers that were released there, including DC Universe's Titans, Aquaman, and Godzilla. Our hosts also catch up on their recent wrestling indulgences and how disappointing the summer of 2018 has been for any excitement whatsoever in WWE programming.
June 16th, 2018 | 1 hr 11 mins
community, movies, star-wars
We dive deep into the recent online controversies surrounding the Star Wars fandom and address some of the "ownership" issues from certain parts of the fandom. An inclusive look at what can be done to rectify the need for tearing down art, how to appreciate other points of view, and the fact that everything is not made "just for you" has us talking much longer than anticipated - all for the better!!!
June 13th, 2018 | 1 hr 17 mins
animazement, anime, deadpool, marvel, movies
This week, we detail the Mordor-esque journey of Donald through Animazement... Just as much walking, not as many talking trees. Then, we breakdown why we both loved Deadpool 2 so much, even if we differ on if it's better than Deadpool.
May 11th, 2018 | 1 hr 8 mins
avengers, marvel, mcu, movies, video-games
An unprompted review of Avengers: Infinity War kicks off this week's episode. Spoiler Alert: There are plenty of hot takes... AND SPOILERS!!! We wrap up the episode with some more video game chat, why gamers fade away, and what we need to come back to some quality gaming experiences!
May 2nd, 2018 | 1 hr 31 mins
movies, nintendo, pokemon, role-playing-games, switch, video-games
This week kicks off with a preamble to Don's review of Game Informer's "300 Greatest Games of All-Time". Then our hosts go on a search to find the perfect role-playing game for Rick to play on the Switch while on the road. Finally, our own Statler and Waldorf discuss their blockbuster movie fatigue and anti-trailer stance.
March 2nd, 2018 | 1 hr 30 mins
black-panther, current-events, mcu, movies, video-games
You get a Neo-Geo! You get a Neo-Geo! Everyone get's a Neo-Geo! Well, at least Donald is getting one. Our hosts open up about Donald's most recent find and Rick's pizza-flavored nostalgia around the multi-game arcade cabinet. Then it's time for the in-depth and philosophical review of Marvel's The Black Panther. Both our hosts end up going in a direction they didn't expect! Finally, Rick and Don wrap it up with some of the recent current events on the national stage that can't help but be addressed. Hoping for some common sense in government can't be too much to ask, can it? Can it?
February 12th, 2018 | 1 hr 17 mins
movies, olympics, playthrough, serendipity, snow-days, video-games
Covering the nostalgia around snow days and the Winter Olympics, Rick and Don tackle much of their feel-good childhood Winter memories this week. Along with discussing the trials & tribulations of personal growth, persistence, and experience, and how all of this helped to form our hosts as they are today.
Don also previews his excitement and plans for Raleigh's Playthrough Gaming Convention(https://www.playthroughgc.com/), happening the weekend of February 17-18, 2018.
December 11th, 2017 | 1 hr 8 mins
black-friday, community, magic, movies
Our hosts open this week discussing some of the recent controversy in the Magic Community and how to approach being a better community member. Then Rick shamelessly plugs some of Donald's recent poetry publications. Rick covers his airplane viewing experience of Spider-Man: Homecoming and the predicament what to watch afterwards! Finally, our hosts wrap up with some of Donald's Black Friday finds for gaming and beyond!
August 28th, 2017 | 1 hr 5 mins
movies, stand-up-comedy, wrestling
Rick and Don Show - Episode 19 by TheRickAndDonShow
June 29th, 2017 | 1 hr 20 mins
las-vegas, magic, movies, video-games
We're back after a bit of a hiatus! Thanks to Rick's travel to GP Las Vegas and stupidly getting sick... But this week our guests cover the Electronic Entertainment Expo, or E3, in depth for what goodies are coming soon and how the show has changed since we were kids. Rick then covers his Magic playing experience in Las Vegas and the hope for more of the same in the future! Finally, Don circles back on one of his pre-reviews with some eyeballs-on experience for a movie screener!