So long, 2017.

On this week's episode of The Mothership, USA TODAY's geek culture podcast, we speed into the New Year with the pop culture goodness we're most excited to consume. What nerdy movies, TV shows and video games are on our radar this year?

Plus, we whip out the crystal ball and make some bold pop culture predictions. 

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The Mothership is USA TODAY's podcast that covers all things nerdy in pop culture. Hosted by tech reporter Brett Molina, film critic Brian Truitt and entertainment writer Kelly Lawler, each week our roundtable of experts dissects the latest in geek culture, from superhero movies to sci-fi TV shows to the latest and greatest video games. We're saving the world from bad comic-book adaptations every Friday on Apple Podcasts, Soundcloud and Stitcher.