Preston Burt

Preston is a writer and graphic designer. He lives outside Atlanta, GA with his awesome wife and two amazing daughters (8 and 12). The host of the Gameroom Junkies Podcast, he has an affinity for VHS tapes and an obsession with arcade games and pinball machines. He has written for Paste and RETRO Magazines and is a founder of the Southern-Fried Gaming Expo.

9 Can’t-Miss Blu-ray Releases for May 2019

Between the lull of watching 'Avengers: Endgame' for the fourth time and hitting the cinema this summer, why not watch…

Retro Unboxing Show ‘Future Cyborg’ Moves Toward Another Dimension (With Your Help)

Part toy unboxing show, part dark comedy, and part retro nostalgia love fest, 'Future Cyborg' is anything but ordinary.

7 Can’t-Miss Blu-ray Releases for April 2019

From big-budget blockbusters to retro re-releases and everything in between, there's something for everyone in this month's Blu-ray picks

10 Can’t-Miss Blu-ray Releases for March 2019

If you're a home movie fan, then you better hope your wallet survives March, because this month is packed with…

Preview Hasbro’s Latest ‘Power Rangers Beast Morphers’ Toys BEFORE Toy Fair 2019

We're sharing every preview image for the upcoming Power Rangers Beast Morphers line from Hasbro that we could get our…

Watch an Exclusive Clip from ‘The Grinch’ Coming to Blu-ray/DVD Feb. 5th

Here's some news that can turn your frown upside down and make your heart grow three sizes: 'The Grinch' arrvies…

This Week in Horror: Chucky on TV and a Dark Universe Reboot?

After 2018 gave us the most successful year for horror movies, well...ever, 2019 is shaping up to challenge that title.

Review: ‘Johnny English Strikes Again’ on Blu-Ray and DVD

'Johnny English Strikes Again' is awkward, over-the-top, cringeworthy, and totally unbelievable. But hopefully, if you're coming to watch a Johnny…

Giveaway: ‘Johnny English Strikes Again’ on Blu-ray/DVD

GeekDad is giving away one copy of the 'Johnny English Strikes Again' Blu-ray/DVD combo pack to five different winners.

Watch an Exclusive Clip from Horror Film ‘Hell Fest’

GeekDad is excited to share an exclusive clip of 'Hell Fest,' which makes its way to 4K Ultra, Blu-ray, and…

All I Want For Christmas… Is for You to Put Down Your Phone! (Smartphone Etiquette 101)

I know this smartphone etiquette may seem very "get off my lawn," but trust me, I want you to capture…

36 Facts I Learned From the New 4-Film ‘Critters’ Collection Blu-ray Set

With hit after hit lately, Shout Factory imprint Scream Factory has been on a roll the size of a 10-foot…

Walmart Goes Retro With VHS-Themed Blu-Ray Movies From Lionsgate

Be sure to check out these Lionsgate Blu-ray releases exclusively at Walmart. However, if you want actual VHS tapes, you're…

8 Facts About Stephen King’s ‘Sleepwalkers’ I Learned From the Collector’s Edition Blu-ray

On November 6th the fine folks over at Scream Factory released a new Collector's Edition Blu-ray of 'Sleepwalkers' that fans…

‘KIN’ Blu-ray/DVD and Vinyl Soundtrack Giveaway

The sci-fi action adventure film KIN arrived on digital platforms November 6th and to celebrate, GeekDad is happy to offer…

Exclusive Clips From ‘Mail Order Monster’ (Now Available on Digital)

New family movie 'Mail Order Monster' deals with tough topics like bullying and death and is available on digital platforms…

Gameroom Junkies #75: Game Over

After 75 episodes and eight great years, it's "Game Over" for the Gameroom Junkies Podcast. Thank you for listening!

‘Maximum Overdrive’ Equals Maximum Nostalgic Fun in Vestron Video Blu-Ray

If you've ever wanted a high-octane movie written and directed by horror maestro Stephen King while he was admittedly "coked…

Halloween Arrives Early With ‘Trick ‘r Treat’ and ‘Creepshow’ Collector Edition Blu-rays

This year, to make sure viewers are in the mood for the spooky holiday, Scream Factory is unleashing collector's edition…

Exclusive Clip From ‘Invisible Essence: The Little Prince’ Documentary

'Invisible Essence: The Little Prince' arrives on Digital and VOD October 16, 2018. Watch an exclusive clip about the transcendent…

GeekDad Exclusive Clip: Elsie Fisher in ‘Eighth Grade’

Perhaps the most realistic portrayal of the middle school experience ever depicted on film, watch an exclusive clip from 'Eighth…

‘Hotel Transylvania 3’ Exclusive Clip: “Cast Roll Call”

There's a boatload of characters in the newest installment in the 'Hotel Transylvania' movie series, and GeekDad is pleased to…

Sony Announces New PlayStation Classic Gaming Console

It was only a matter of time before Sony announced their own mini retro console which has now been revealed…

Watch the Official ‘Captain Marvel’ Movie Trailer

The first Marvel solo female superhero movie is set for release March 8, 2019. Watch the 'Captain Marvel' trailer now!

Comics Industry Legend Marie Severin Passes Away at Age 89

August 30th, 2018 brought with it the sad news of the death of yet another comics legend, Marie Severin, who…

4 Under the Radar Movie Releases for September

There are many movies released without much fanfare that viewers may only stumble upon if they're lucky. We shed some…

Close Your Eyes and Make Believe! ‘Muppet Babies: Time to Play!’ Arrives on DVD

August 14th marks the release of the new 'Muppet Babies: Time to Play!' DVD, which features ten shorts, six music…

The New ‘Deadpool’ Pinball Machine Looks Bleepin’ Amazing

Order up some chimichangas, sharpen your katana, and get ready to flip for the new Deadpool pinball machine from Stern…

Just the Right Amount of Nostalgia and Dread in New Thriller ‘Summer of ’84’

In the new retro horror thriller 'Summer of '84' (opening in theaters August 10th), we see that under the veneer of…

IMAX at Home: ‘Dream Big’ and ‘National Parks Adventure’ Arrive on Blu-ray

Appreciate both the majesty of nature and the skills of engineers with two new Blu-rays: 'Dream Big' and 'National Parks…