Then, we review the catalytic potential of Nintendo's (NASDAQOTH:NTDOY) Mario Kart 8 and explain why Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) agreed to make a third season of Orange Is the New Black in the days before the Season 2 premiere.
Finally, we look at the challenges Walt Disney's (NYSE:DIS) Marvel Studios will have to overcome in naming Scott Derrickson to make a Doctor Strange movie. Will not having a monthly comic book to support the project result in lower box-office grosses?
Guest host Alison Southwick, Nathan Alderman, and Tim Beyers have these stories and more in this week's episode of 1-Up on Wall Street. Click the video to watch now, and then be sure to follow us on Twitter for more segments and regular geek news updates!
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