The Weekly Mop Up April 8


It’s time for The Weekly Mop Up your pop culture roundup. This week there were a ton of great things happening. As always if you want to know what’s going on in the world of Movies, TV, Comics, Sports, Gaming follow us at at the links below! We would love for you to be apart of the Mopcast Community!

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Inverse Press
Our friends at Inverse Press have a new Kickstarter for their upcomming comic The Absentee #3 written by Kevin LaPorte and art by Rando Dixson. As you know we at the Mopcast Network are huge supporters and friends of Inverse Press! Their work is amazing and we want you to join us in supporting Indie Comics!


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We had a New Memory Card Radio This week!

Star Wars

Felicity Jones as Jyn Erso

Felicity Jones as Jyn Erso

There is a ton of Star Wars news happening out there. So let start with the biggie, the first teaser trailer to Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

The Fans have already started going over every frame! The Independent has a shot by shot look at the trailer you can see HERE

The Force Awakens released on Blu Ray, Digital, and DVD this week. Scotty got his copy and picked up a Old Han and Stormtrooper Finn figure’s too.

Our Founder Scotty lucked out!

Our Founder Scotty lucked out!

Honest Trailers takes a look at The Force Awakens

How it Should Have Ended looks at Rey’s Jedi training and imagines it directed by Quentin Tarantino

From Rebel Force Radio

From Rebel Force Radio

In Other Pop Culture

We get our first look at DC’s ‘The Killing Joke’ with Mark Hammil returning as the Joker and Kevin Conroy as Batman

A new Independence Day teaser has landed, with new footage and Brent Spiner action!

The Master of Horror John Carpenter is taking his musical chops on the road (If you didn’t know he scores all his own movies) He got a World Wide Tour that you can check out HERE. Until then you can look at the video for his new song Distant Dreams

Guns n Roses with the full lineup played at the Troubadour this past week. Here is a fan shot version of ‘Welcome to the Jungle’

BabyMetal hit the Late Show for their US television debut performing Gimmie Chocolate

Melissa MCcarthy stopped by Jimmy Fallon for an epic Lip Sync Battle.

On SNL this past week we saw Peter Dinklage and Leslie Jones survive in the wilderness on Celebrity: Naked and Afraid