is a weekly web series that claims to parody all the worlds of geek-dom. The show’s creators and stars, Rudy Jahchan and Casey McKinnon, write, shoot, and edit this larger-then-life web series in their studio apartment. Using a green screen, a camera, and a couple of lights, the sci-fi comedy brings a Lucas-esque quality to the viral video scene.
After launching in May of 2006, Galacticast continues to gain recognition from the vlogosphere for its well-scripted episodes and use of basic effects programs to create a vivid fictional world. In the spirit of, the comedy series developed as a mash-up of sci-fi, fantasy, horror, comic book, and video-game references into sketch comedy spoofs.
This week’s episode references Superman and the Common People video “.” Some fans are calling this episode one of Galacticast’s best videos to date; with fellow podcasters ( and ) appearing as talking heads at the beginning of the episode, how could it not be?