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Geek Syndicate

Geek Syndicate
Description:
The long awaited, critically acclaimed, irreverent, touching, intellectual, nonsensical, fairly drunken, incredibly sexy, hilarious.... Hear what happens when 2 old friends(perhaps more in the coming weeks), some pizza, 2 bottles of single malt whiskey and a couple of cats decide to celebrate all aspects of geek life from a UK perspective. We hope to cover TV,Books,Games,Comics..etc every fortnight.

Homepage: http://geeksyndicate.libsyn.com

RSS Feed: http://geeksyndicate.libsyn.com/rss

Geek Syndicate Statistics
Episodes:
1581
Average Episode Duration:
1:09:26
Longest Episode Duration:
22:21:46
Total Duration of all Episodes:
76 days, 5 hours, 29 minutes and 50 seconds
Earliest Episode:
1 October 2006 (2:23am GMT)
Latest Episode:
12 May 2017 (11:26am GMT)
Average Time Between Episodes:
2 days, 10 hours, 50 minutes and 39 seconds

Geek Syndicate Episodes

  • GSN PODCAST: Geek Syndicate - Episode 235

    30 December 2014 (6:49am GMT)
    Episode Duration: 1 hour, 0 minutes and 42 seconds

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    Happy New Year Geeks!

    As the first podcast of 2015 Monts and Nuge delve deep into their bag of tricks to bring you the very best that Geekdom has to offer.

    Before they start the proceedings the guys have a quick look back at the their last film, comic and book of 2014

    News

    Is a Young Han Solo film in the works?

    More guests annouced for the Birmingham Comics Festival.

    Luke Cage is Cast in the upcoming Netflix show. The news sends the guys into a much deeper debate about the current rise of Comic TV shows.

    Week that was

    The Librarians

    Rum Row

    Snowpiercer 2

    Doctor Who: Last Christmas



  • GSN PODCAST: Geek Syndicate - Episode 234

    24 December 2014 (11:27am GMT)
    Episode Duration: 54 minutes and 11 seconds

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    Welcome to most rambling episode of GS in 2014.

    News

    The Nuges loses his cool over the first offical shot from Man from UNCLE

    The boys talk Suicide Squad casting

    Dave does a 180 on Terminator Genisys

     

    Week that Was

    Arrow

    The Flash

    Gotham

    Soppy

     



  • GSN PODCAST: Geek Syndicate - Episode 234

    24 December 2014 (11:27am GMT)
    Episode Duration: 54 minutes and 11 seconds

    Direct Podcast Download

    Welcome to most rambling episode of GS in 2014.

    News

    The Nuges loses his cool over the first offical shot from Man from UNCLE

    The boys talk Suicide Squad casting

    Dave does a 180 on Terminator Genisys

    Week that Was

    Arrow

    The Flash

    Gotham

    Soppy



  • Dissecting Worlds Holidays 2014: Families

    24 December 2014 (10:11am GMT)
    Episode Duration: 1 hour, 45 minutes and 55 seconds

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    As it’s the festive period once again our Two Wise(ish) Men take on the subject of family, for good, but mostly, it seems, for ill. In amongst the discarded wrapping and indigestion tablets, we cover: 

    • Orphans Everywhere - from Treasure Island to Batman to Harry Potter
    • Fathers, surrogate, missing, good and bad
    • The skew towards male relationships and the (too few) good examples of female-led families
    • The evolution of family relations in Gaming; The Last of Us and Bioshock Infinite. 
    • Joss Whedon and Families being where you find them. 

    As a bonus, we’ve swapped out the Bookshelf for a short outtakes reel. Happy Holidays to one and all! 

    Feedback to @DissectingWrlds on twitter, dissectingworlds@yahoo.co.uk on email, the Facebook group or below ! 

     



  • Dissecting Worlds Holidays 2014: Families

    24 December 2014 (10:11am GMT)
    Episode Duration: 1 hour, 45 minutes and 55 seconds

    Direct Podcast Download

    As it's the festive period once again our Two Wise(ish) Men take on the subject of family, for good, but mostly, it seems, for ill. In amongst the discarded wrapping and indigestion tablets, we cover:

    • Orphans Everywhere - from Treasure Island to Batman to Harry Potter
    • Fathers, surrogate, missing, good and bad
    • The skew towards male relationships and the (too few) good examples of female-led families
    • The evolution of family relations in Gaming; The Last of Us and Bioshock Infinite.
    • Joss Whedon and Families being where you find them.

    As a bonus, we've swapped out the Bookshelf for a short outtakes reel. Happy Holidays to one and all!

    Feedback to @DissectingWrlds on twitter, dissectingworlds@yahoo.co.uk on email, the Facebook group or below !



  • GSN PODCAST : The Next Level - Episode 70

    23 December 2014 (12:13pm GMT)
    Episode Duration: 1 hour, 18 minutes and 44 seconds

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    Welcome to episode 70 of The Next Level. This month Ant, James and Amaechi look back over the year of games released from January to December. The big hits, the disappointments and the surprises.

    In the news

    ·         Game Award 2014 winners revealed

    ·         Assassins Creed Unity’s game sized patch delayed

    ·         The Witcher 3 gets new playable female character

    ·         Sony host first ever PlayStation Experience event and showcases Uncharted 4 gameplay

    ·         Sony launches 20th anniversary PS4

    ·         Sony confirm PS4 and PS Vita will launch in China in January 2015

    ·         Xbox One outsells PS4 in US and UK for November

    ·         More details on No Man Sky revealed

     

    Review

    This month Ant reviews Far Cry 4.

     

     



  • GSN PODCAST : The Next Level - Episode 70

    23 December 2014 (12:13pm GMT)
    Episode Duration: 1 hour, 18 minutes and 44 seconds

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    Welcome to episode 70 of The Next Level. This month Ant, James and Amaechi look back over the year of games released from January to December. The big hits, the disappointments and the surprises.

    In the news

    * Game Award 2014 winners revealed

    * Assassins Creed Unity's game sized patch delayed

    * The Witcher 3 gets new playable female character

    * Sony host first ever PlayStation Experience event and showcases Uncharted 4 gameplay

    * Sony launches 20th anniversary PS4

    * Sony confirm PS4 and PS Vita will launch in China in January 2015

    * Xbox One outsells PS4 in US and UK for November

    * More details on No Man Sky revealed

    Review

    This month Ant reviews Far Cry 4.



  • GSN PODCAST: Geek Syndicate Episode 233

    11 December 2014 (4:06am GMT)
    Episode Duration: 43 minutes and 17 seconds

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    Once again Barry and Dave stride the skin of geekdom to  take a slip from the cup of geek fu to bring back news, reviews and just a little more sass to geekdom.

    News

    • Bond 24 becomes SPECTRE and Dave loses it over the casting. The boys also get into a debate over the perils of working for an evil organisation.
    • Agent Carter gets a new TV Spot
    • The Fantastic Four reboot reveals its synopsis and the boys are less than pleased.
    • Krypton the TV show is announced.

    Week that Was

    • Star Wars: Force Awakens Teaser Trailer
    • Mono #1
    • Brass Sun

    Notes from Nuge

    Guardians of the Galaxy Soundtrack - Black Tears

    iPlayer Shows

    Invasion of the Fans

    Days of Fear and Wonder

    Remember you can get in contact with us at thegeeks@geeksyndicate.co.uk so please drop us a line.

     



  • GSN PODCAST: Geek Syndicate Episode 233

    11 December 2014 (4:06am GMT)
    Episode Duration: 43 minutes and 17 seconds

    Direct Podcast Download

    Once again Barry and Dave stride the skin of geekdom to take a slip from the cup of geek fu to bring back news, reviews and just a little more sass to geekdom.

    News

    • Bond 24 becomes SPECTRE and Dave loses it over the casting. The boys also get into a debate over the perils of working for an evil organisation.
    • Agent Carter gets a new TV Spot
    • The Fantastic Four reboot reveals its synopsis and the boys are less than pleased.
    • Krypton the TV show is announced.

    Week that Was

    • Star Wars: Force Awakens Teaser Trailer
    • Mono #1
    • Brass Sun

    Notes from Nuge

    Guardians of the Galaxy Soundtrack - Black Tears

    iPlayer Shows

    Invasion of the Fans

    Days of Fear and Wonder

    Remember you can get in contact with us at thegeeks@geeksyndicate.co.uk so please drop us a line.



  • GSN PODCAST: The Next Level - Episode 69

    28 November 2014 (12:00pm GMT)
    Episode Duration: 1 hour, 18 minutes and 17 seconds

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    In November's Episode, Amaechi is joined by Ant, Barry and James to discuss the latest happenings in their gaming worlds. 

    The show is packed this month as James reports back on his trip across the channel to Paris to check out the latest tablet games.Barry has also been dipping into the tablet gaming arena and chats about his iPad gaming month.

    Amaechi and James once again attended the Golden Joystick awards, so they give a run-down of the event itself and highlight some of the winners. Given the number of "flawed" releases recently, the guys give their thoughts on the release of broken, buggy games and the trend of day one patching.

    Finally the guys have some more reviews for you. Hear Ant's first impressions of XBOX ONE exclusive post-apocalyptic  fun-fest, Sunset Overdrive and Amaechi and Barry discuss the latest Call of Duty offering - Advanced Warfare.



  • GSN PODCAST: The Next Level - Episode 69

    28 November 2014 (12:00pm GMT)
    Episode Duration: 1 hour, 18 minutes and 17 seconds

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    In November's Episode, Amaechi is joined by Ant, Barry and James to discuss the latest happenings in their gaming worlds.

    The show is packed this month as James reports back on his trip across the channel to Paris to check out the latest tablet games.Barry has also been dipping into the tablet gaming arena and chats about his iPad gaming month.

    Amaechi and James once again attended the Golden Joystick awards, so they give a run-down of the event itself and highlight some of the winners. Given the number of "flawed" releases recently, the guys give their thoughts on the release of broken, buggy games and the trend of day one patching.

    Finally the guys have some more reviews for you. Hear Ant's first impressions of XBOX ONE exclusive post-apocalyptic fun-fest, Sunset Overdrive and Amaechi and Barry discuss the latest Call of Duty offering - Advanced Warfare.



  • GSN Podcast: Geek Syndicate Episode 232

    26 November 2014 (2:11pm GMT)
    Episode Duration: 58 minutes and 30 seconds

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    Dave and Barry once more return to continue their never ending mission to bring the sass back to geekdom.

    News

    Star Wars teaser trailer out this week...oh and we get around to talking about the new title

    Warren Ellis' Global Frequency pilot being made...again...

    Production halted on Constantine

    Hot Potato

    Have the Doctor's Companions become too important? The boys discuss.

    Week that Was

    Ancillary Justice

    Gotham

    Star Wars Rebels 

     

    Remeber to check out all the other podcast on the Geek Syndicate Network and subscribe you you never miss a single episode.



  • GSN Podcast: Geek Syndicate Episode 232

    26 November 2014 (2:11pm GMT)
    Episode Duration: 58 minutes and 30 seconds

    Direct Podcast Download

    Dave and Barry once more return to continue their never ending mission to bring the sass back to geekdom.

    News

    Star Wars teaser trailer out this week...oh and we get around to talking about the new title

    Warren Ellis' Global Frequency pilot being made...again...

    Production halted on Constantine

    Hot Potato

    Have the Doctor's Companions become too important? The boys discuss.

    Week that Was

    Ancillary Justice

    Gotham

    Star Wars Rebels

    Remeber to check out all the other podcast on the Geek Syndicate Network and subscribe you you never miss a single episode.



  • Dissecting Worlds Series 9, Ep 3: Horror Espionage

    26 November 2014 (1:11pm GMT)
    Episode Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes and 32 seconds

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    The time our Unspeakable Oafs Matt and Kehaar are joined by the Legendary game designer,writer and podcaster Mr Kenneth Hite to discuss the strange intersection of the shadowy worlds of

    Horror and Espionage. Given the opportunity, we also delve into Roleplaying games, pretty much because we can. Also covered:

    * The Delta Green setting for Call of Cthulhu and related texts.

    * Nazis and Communists and the Occult, oh my!

    * Double Agents, Intelligence Disasters, and trust issues

    * Tim Powers’ Declare

    * Charles Stross’ Laundry Files

    * Historical Agents and Seekers of Mystery ­ Dee, Newton and more.

    Ken’s Kickstarter, the Dracula Dossier, can be found here:

    https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1721105501/the­dracula­dossier

    He is also on livejournal (http://princeofcairo.livejournal.com/) and has his own podcast Ken and Robin Talk about Stuff (http://www.kenandrobintalkaboutstuff.com/)

    Feedback as ever is welcome to @DissectingWrlds on twitter, dissectingworlds@yahoo.co.uk on email, the Facebook Group www.facebook.com/dissectingworlds or below!



  • Dissecting Worlds Series 9, Ep 3: Horror Espionage

    26 November 2014 (1:11pm GMT)
    Episode Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes and 32 seconds

    Direct Podcast Download

    The time our Unspeakable Oafs Matt and Kehaar are joined by the Legendary game designer,writer and podcaster Mr Kenneth Hite to discuss the strange intersection of the shadowy worlds of

    Horror and Espionage. Given the opportunity, we also delve into Roleplaying games, pretty much because we can. Also covered:

    * The Delta Green setting for Call of Cthulhu and related texts.

    * Nazis and Communists and the Occult, oh my!

    * Double Agents, Intelligence Disasters, and trust issues

    * Tim Powers' Declare

    * Charles Stross' Laundry Files

    * Historical Agents and Seekers of Mystery Dee, Newton and more.

    Ken's Kickstarter, the Dracula Dossier, can be found here:

    https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1721105501/thedraculadossier

    He is also on livejournal (http://princeofcairo.livejournal.com/) and has his own podcast Ken and Robin Talk about Stuff (http://www.kenandrobintalkaboutstuff.com/)

    Feedback as ever is welcome to @DissectingWrlds on twitter, dissectingworlds@yahoo.co.uk on email, the Facebook Group www.facebook.com/dissectingworlds or below!



  • Dissecting Worlds Series 9 Episode 2: Game of Shadows (of the Apt)

    2 November 2014 (4:13pm GMT)
    Episode Duration: 1 hour, 50 minutes and 54 seconds

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    The quarrelsome transpennine express of social science is honoured to be joined by the august and dulcet personage of Adrian Tchaikovsky. 

     

    Discussing Adrian's epic and espionage rich series 'The Shadow of the Apt' they discuss:

     

    The Wasp Rekef and it's Russian inspiration 

    Stenwold Maker and personal espionage networks 

    Aptitude & Inaptitude's affect on spying

    The lack of espionage in fantasy fiction 

    The role of magic in spycraft 

    Intelligence agencies as Internal controls

    The Commonweal can't cope 

    Call-me-Kenneth's calling in the Star Wars universe

    and more! 

     

    Adrian's site for the series is here: http://shadowsoftheapt.com and he can be followed on twitter @aptshadow. His amazon page for the series and future works is here: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Adrian-Tchaikovsky/e/B002XLHS8Q/

     

    Feedback to. @DissectingWrlds on twitter, dissectingworlds@yahoo.co.uk on email, the Facebook group or below !

     

     

     



  • Dissecting Worlds Series 9 Episode 2: Game of Shadows (of the Apt)

    2 November 2014 (4:13pm GMT)
    Episode Duration: 1 hour, 50 minutes and 54 seconds

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    The quarrelsome transpennine express of social science is honoured to be joined by the august and dulcet personage of Adrian Tchaikovsky.

    Discussing Adrian's epic and espionage rich series 'The Shadow of the Apt' they discuss:

    The Wasp Rekef and it's Russian inspiration

    Stenwold Maker and personal espionage networks

    Aptitude & Inaptitude's affect on spying

    The lack of espionage in fantasy fiction

    The role of magic in spycraft

    Intelligence agencies as Internal controls

    The Commonweal can't cope

    Call-me-Kenneth's calling in the Star Wars universe

    and more!

    Adrian's site for the series is here: http://shadowsoftheapt.com and he can be followed on twitter @aptshadow. His amazon page for the series and future works is here: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Adrian-Tchaikovsky/e/B002XLHS8Q/

    Feedback to. @DissectingWrlds on twitter, dissectingworlds@yahoo.co.uk on email, the Facebook group or below !



  • Geek Syndicate - Episode 231

    30 October 2014 (8:29am GMT)
    Episode Duration: 1 hour, 26 minutes and 26 seconds

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    Welcome back to Geek Syndicate the podcast. Join Dave and Barry as they continue with their mission to bring the sass back to geekdom.

     

    Hot Potato

    Have we hit a satutration point with Superhero Movies? (Note: this episode was recorded before the major Marvel annoucements this week).

     

    Week That Was

    The Mist 

    Beware the Batman

    Star Wars Rebels

    Doctor Who

    Thor God of Thunder: Vol 1 & 2

     

    Main

    Dave chats to Adele Kirby about her Kickstarter "Apocalypse Survival Training: an audio fitness adventure app"



  • Geek Syndicate - Episode 231

    30 October 2014 (8:29am GMT)
    Episode Duration: 1 hour, 26 minutes and 26 seconds

    Direct Podcast Download

    Welcome back to the Geek Syndicate podcast. Join Dave and Barry as they continue with their mission to bring the sass back to geekdom.

    Hot Potato

    • Have we hit a saturation point with Superhero Movies? (Note: this episode was recorded before the major Marvel annoucements this week).

    Week That Was

    • The Mist
    • Beware the Batman
    • Star Wars Rebels
    • Doctor Who
    • Thor God of Thunder: Vol 1 & 2

    Main

    • Dave chats to Adele Kirby about her Kickstarter "Apocalypse Survival Training: an audio fitness adventure app"


  • The Next Level - PlayStation Platform Special

    29 October 2014 (6:26am GMT)
    Episode Duration: 1 hour, 36 minutes and 2 seconds

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    Welcome to the second in our platform special podcast. In this episode James and Amaechi talk all things PlayStation, covering the PS4, PS3 and PS Vita. We discuss our favourite PlayStation game franchises and current games, look at PlayStation services such as PlayStation + and PlayStation Now.

    We also discuss the upcoming PlayStation TV and Virtual Reality system Morpheus, and look at what else the future may bring for PlayStation.

     



  • The Next Level - PlayStation Platform Special

    29 October 2014 (6:26am GMT)
    Episode Duration: 1 hour, 36 minutes and 2 seconds

    Direct Podcast Download

    Welcome to the second in our platform special podcast. In this episode James and Amaechi talk all things PlayStation, covering the PS4, PS3 and PS Vita. We discuss our favourite PlayStation game franchises and current games, look at PlayStation services such as PlayStation + and PlayStation Now.

    We also discuss the upcoming PlayStation TV and Virtual Reality system Morpheus, and look at what else the future may bring for PlayStation.



  • The Next Level - Episode 68

    20 October 2014 (7:26am GMT)
    Episode Duration: 1 hour, 12 minutes and 13 seconds

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    Welcome to episode 68 of The Next Level. This month Ant goes on a gaming spree, Amaechi goes to the Moon with Destiny and we have not one, not two but 3 new games reviews. 

    In the news

    • Super Smash Bros. 3DS sells 3m copies worldwide and WiiU version to be released this November 21st in North America and December 5th in Europe.
    • Destiny averaging 3.2m gamers online per day.
    • Creator of Gran Turismo franchise says GT7 for PS4 will come end 2015 or 2016.
    • Mindcraft coming to Windows Phone devices.
    • The Walking Dead: Clementine Figurines revealed
    • US gamer selling his massive games library for £150,000
    • Sony release Powers TV series trailer
    • EA’s Origin service starts ‘On the House’ free games offer

    Review

    This month Ant reviews Hyrule Warriors for Nintendo Wii U, Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor and both Ant and Amaechi give their impressions on Destiny.

     

     



  • The Next Level - Episode 68

    20 October 2014 (7:26am GMT)
    Episode Duration: 1 hour, 12 minutes and 13 seconds

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    Welcome to episode 68 of The Next Level. This month Ant goes on a gaming spree, Amaechi goes to the Moon with Destiny and we have not one, not two but 3 new games reviews.

    In the news

    • Super Smash Bros. 3DS sells 3m copies worldwide and WiiU version to be released this November 21st in North America and December 5th in Europe.
    • Destiny averaging 3.2m gamers online per day.
    • Creator of Gran Turismo franchise says GT7 for PS4 will come end 2015 or 2016.
    • Mindcraft coming to Windows Phone devices.
    • The Walking Dead: Clementine Figurines revealed
    • US gamer selling his massive games library for PS150,000
    • Sony release Powers TV series trailer
    • EA's Origin service starts 'On the House' free games offer

    Review

    This month Ant reviews Hyrule Warriors for Nintendo Wii U, Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor and both Ant and Amaechi give their impressions on Destiny.



  • Geek Syndicate - Episode 230

    16 October 2014 (9:48pm GMT)
    Episode Duration: 47 minutes and 57 seconds

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    Dave and Barry take a break from their never-ending task to celebrate 8 years of podcasting before getting on with business as usual.

    Questions from the Syndicate

    The lads answer a few questions from the listeners.

    • If you could go back in time to stop one comic/book/film or TV show from being made what would it be?
    • Do you have a comic you love in a genre you don't like?

    Week that was

    • Christopher Marlowe & The Bards of Nemeto
    • Thor #1
    • Gotham Academy #1
    • Agents of Shield - Episode 1 Season 2


  • Geek Syndicate - Episode 230

    16 October 2014 (9:48pm GMT)
    Episode Duration: 47 minutes and 57 seconds

    Direct Podcast Download

    Dave and Barry take a break from their never-ending task to celebrate 8 years of podcasting before getting on with business as usual.

    Questions from the Syndicate

    The lads answer a few questions from the listeners.

    • If you could go back in time to stop one comic/book/film or TV show from being made what would it be?
    • Do you have a comic you love in a genre you don't like?

    Week that was

    • Christopher Marlowe & The Bards of Nemeto
    • Thor #1
    • Gotham Academy #1
    • Agents of Shield - Episode 1 Season 2


  • Dissecting Worlds: Series 9, Episode 1: Bond!

    7 October 2014 (7:23am GMT)
    Episode Duration: 1 hour, 29 minutes and 58 seconds

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    In this episode 00Scouse & the Greatest Living Yorkshireman [citation needed] debate James Bond - popular culture's platonic ideal of a spy. They fail to discuss post-Imperial Britain's identity crisis (which will have to feature in the conclusions episode) but look at 

    : gender & sex in bond (including the BDSM elements)

    : leading pastiches

    : anti-Bonds

    : race & patriotism 

    : best & worse of the franchise 

     

    “Film Crit Hulks” excellent series of essays on the movies starts here: http://badassdigest.com/2014/07/14/hulk-vs.-james-bond-staring-into-the-id-of-a-boner-incarnate/

     

    Feedback to. @DissectingWrlds on twitter, dissectingworlds@yahoo.co.uk on email, the Facebook group or below ! 

     

     

     



  • Dissecting Worlds: Series 9, Episode 1: Bond!

    7 October 2014 (7:23am GMT)
    Episode Duration: 1 hour, 29 minutes and 58 seconds

    Direct Podcast Download

    In this episode 00Scouse & the Greatest Living Yorkshireman [citation needed] debate James Bond - popular culture's platonic ideal of a spy. They fail to discuss post-Imperial Britain's identity crisis (which will have to feature in the conclusions episode) but look at

    : gender & sex in bond (including the BDSM elements)

    : leading pastiches

    : anti-Bonds

    : race & patriotism

    : best & worse of the franchise

    "Film Crit Hulks" excellent series of essays on the movies starts here: http://badassdigest.com/2014/07/14/hulk-vs.-james-bond-staring-into-the-id-of-a-boner-incarnate/

    Feedback to. @DissectingWrlds on twitter, dissectingworlds@yahoo.co.uk on email, the Facebook group or below !



  • Geek Syndicate - Episode 229

    27 September 2014 (7:17am GMT)
    Episode Duration: 50 minutes and 20 seconds

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    Join the Dave (Monts) and Barry (Nuge) as they countinue their never ending quest to bring more sass to the world of geekdom.

    Shoutouts

    • GS Listeners Ant and Steve give their feedback.

    Week that was

    • Legends starring Sean Bean gets the once over and come away a little bruised.
    • Barry goes to his post apocalyptic happy by place by reading the entire run of Y-the last man on holiday 
    • Dave gets creeped out by The Absense (Image Comics)
    • Dr Who Listen/Time Heist

    Main

    • The lads give their thoughts on the channel 5 press screening of Gotham.


  • Geek Syndicate - Episode 229

    27 September 2014 (7:17am GMT)
    Episode Duration: 50 minutes and 20 seconds

    Direct Podcast Download

    Join Dave (Monts) and Barry (Nuge) as they continue their never ending quest to bring more sass to the world of geekdom.

    Shoutouts

    • GS Listeners Ant and Steve give their feedback.

    Week that was

    • Legends starring Sean Bean gets the once over and comes away a little bruised.
    • Barry goes to his post apocalyptic happy place by reading the entire run of Y-the Last Man on holiday .
    • Dave gets creeped out by The Absense (Titan Comics).
    • Dr Who Listen/Time Heist both get reviewed and the guys fight it out over whose hustle theme is the best (long and boring story)

    Main

    • The lads give their thoughts on the channel 5 press screening of Gotham.


  • The Next Level - Episode 67

    22 September 2014 (4:04am GMT)
    Episode Duration: 58 minutes and 41 seconds

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    Welcome once more to The Next Level. Episode 67 features Amaechi and Ant discuss the latest news, including more delays to games, Destiny's early success and Microsoft's purchase of Mojang's Minecraft.

    Since voting has opened for the Golden Joystick Awards, the guys run through the categories pointing out particular highlights.

    Finally, Amaechi reviews the full Season Two of Telltale Games' The Walking Dead and Ant reviews some of Tin Man Games' Fighting Fantasy adventure gamebook adaptations.



  • The Next Level - Episode 67

    22 September 2014 (4:04am GMT)
    Episode Duration: 58 minutes and 41 seconds

    Direct Podcast Download

    Welcome once more to The Next Level. Episode 67 features Amaechi and Ant discuss the latest news, including more delays to games, Destiny's early success and Microsoft's purchase of Mojang's Minecraft.

    Since voting has opened for the Golden Joystick Awards, the guys run through the categories pointing out particular highlights.

    Finally, Amaechi reviews the full Season Two of Telltale Games' The Walking Dead and Ant reviews some of Tin Man Games' Fighting Fantasy adventure gamebook adaptations.



  • Geek Syndicate - Episode 228

    13 September 2014 (4:57am GMT)
    Episode Duration: 59 minutes and 20 seconds

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    Once again the masters of sass Barry and Dave return to give another slice of geek fun.

    Hot potato

    • Does Doctor Who have to make sense to be good?

     

    Week that was

    • Ultimate Nerf Battle (Getting shot in the head by a rubber bullet has never been such fun)
    • Dresden files audio books (Who knew spike from buffy had a part time job?)
    • Snowpiercer the film ( Spolier: a lot of folks get a whupping in this film)
    • Starlight (Image Comics)
    • Dr Who Prisoners of Time

    News

    • Arrow Season 3 Casting
    • The Rock is Black Adam...I mean who else could've done it?
    • First look at the batmobile from Batman V Superman..we are not entertained!
    • The lads dissect the official cast photo for Agents of Shield season 2


  • Geek Syndicate - Episode 228

    13 September 2014 (4:57am GMT)
    Episode Duration: 59 minutes and 20 seconds

    Direct Podcast Download

    Once again the masters of sass Barry and Dave return to give another slice of geek fun.

    Hot potato

    • Does Doctor Who have to make sense to be good?

    Week that was

    • Ultimate Nerf Battle (Getting shot in the head by a rubber bullet has never been such fun)
    • Dresden files audio books (Who knew spike from buffy had a part time job?)
    • Snowpiercer the film ( Spolier: a lot of folks get a whupping in this film)
    • Starlight (Image Comics)
    • Dr Who Prisoners of Time

    News

    • Arrow Season 3 Casting
    • The Rock is Black Adam...I mean who else could've done it?
    • First look at the batmobile from Batman V Superman..we are not entertained!
    • The lads dissect the official cast photo for Agents of Shield season 2


  • Geek Syndicate - Episode 227

    9 September 2014 (7:06am GMT)
    Episode Duration: 53 minutes and 54 seconds

    Direct Podcast Download

    Join Dave aka Monts and Barry aka Nuge as they once again set out to bring the sass back to geekdom in the latest episode of the Geek Syndicate podcast.

    Shout outs

    Ratty Cole

    Hot potato

    Orgin Stories - Do we still need them in our films?

    Week that was

    Worry Wart

    Boo

    The Guardians of the Galaxy

    Main

    The boys look at the new season of Dr Who

     



  • Geek Syndicate - Episode 227

    9 September 2014 (7:06am GMT)
    Episode Duration: 53 minutes and 54 seconds

    Direct Podcast Download

    Join Dave aka Monts and Barry aka Nuge as they once again set out to bring the sass back to geekdom in the latest episode of the Geek Syndicate podcast.

    Shout outs

    Ratty Cole

    Hot potato

    Orgin Stories - Do we still need them in our films?

    Week that was

    Worry Wart

    Boo

    The Guardians of the Galaxy

    Main

    The boys look at the new season of Dr Who



  • Children of the Atom - Episode 20

    3 September 2014 (6:18am GMT)
    Episode Duration: 45 minutes and 35 seconds

    Direct Podcast Download

    This episode we return after a bit of an absence to talk about X-Men issue 27 (December 1966) 'Re-Enter The Mimic'. Scripted by Roy Thomas and drawn by Werner Roth, this ish sees the return of, you guessed it, The Mimic! While we're at it we also chat about the Guardians of the Galaxy film and the first season of Penny Dreadful. Glad to be back!



  • Children of the Atom - Episode 20

    3 September 2014 (6:18am GMT)
    Episode Duration: 45 minutes and 35 seconds

    Direct Podcast Download

    This episode we return after a bit of an absence to talk about X-Men issue 27 (December 1966) 'Re-Enter The Mimic'. Scripted by Roy Thomas and drawn by Werner Roth, this ish sees the return of, you guessed it, The Mimic! While we're at it we also chat about the Guardians of the Galaxy film and the first season of Penny Dreadful. Glad to be back!



  • Dissecting Worlds Special: Schools Out

    3 September 2014 (6:13am GMT)
    Episode Duration: 1 hour, 6 minutes and 20 seconds

    Direct Podcast Download

    This time Matt and Keehar are sent back to school with a special on all things educational. What is the attraction in the school setting? What gets it right and wrong? Classes include:

     

    • The American vs English (vs Japanese!) school paradigm

    • “Harem” Anime and School Settings

    • Harry Potter, and would you send your child to Hogwarts?

    • American cliches - grades, graduations and High School Reunions

    • Super-Schooling in it’s many guises.

    • Buffy Summers and Veronica Mars; outsider heroes.

    • All this and the Dissecting Worlds Bookshelf too!

     

    Feedback for any and all of this welcome to our Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/DissectingWorlds), by email to dissectingworlds@yahoo.co.uk or twitter @dissectingwrlds

     

    Don’t forget to take a look at our new landing page at www.dissectingworlds.com; any feedback on the site appreciated.



  • Dissecting Worlds Special: Schools Out

    3 September 2014 (6:13am GMT)
    Episode Duration: 1 hour, 6 minutes and 20 seconds

    Direct Podcast Download

    This time Matt and Keehar are sent back to school with a special on all things educational. What is the attraction in the school setting? What gets it right and wrong? Classes include:

    • The American vs English (vs Japanese!) school paradigm

    • "Harem" Anime and School Settings

    • Harry Potter, and would you send your child to Hogwarts?

    • American cliches - grades, graduations and High School Reunions

    • Super-Schooling in it's many guises.

    • Buffy Summers and Veronica Mars; outsider heroes.

    • All this and the Dissecting Worlds Bookshelf too!

    Feedback for any and all of this welcome to our Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/DissectingWorlds), by email to dissectingworlds@yahoo.co.uk or twitter @dissectingwrlds

    Don't forget to take a look at our new landing page at www.dissectingworlds.com; any feedback on the site appreciated.



  • The Next Level - Episode 66

    27 August 2014 (12:36pm GMT)
    Episode Duration: 1 hour, 2 minutes and 5 seconds

    Direct Podcast Download

    Welcome once more to The Next Level. In episode 66, Amaechi and Ant round up some of the news that emerged from this year's Cologne based GenCom convention, including Microsoft and Sony's press conferences. The guys also look at the sheer scale of forthcoming game, No Man's Sky.

    Amaechi then digs into a couple of Playstation Network games he's been getting into and Ant follows up with a first impression of the Wii U system including ZombiU and Mario Kart 8.



  • The Next Level - Episode 66

    27 August 2014 (12:36pm GMT)
    Episode Duration: 1 hour, 2 minutes and 5 seconds

    Direct Podcast Download

    Welcome once more to The Next Level. In episode 66, Amaechi and Ant round up some of the news that emerged from this year's Cologne based GamesCom convention, including Microsoft and Sony's press conferences. The guys also look at the sheer scale of forthcoming game, No Man's Sky.

    Amaechi then digs into a couple of Playstation Network games he's been getting into and Ant follows up with a first impression of the Wii U system including ZombiU and Mario Kart 8.



  • The Next Level Platform Specials - PC Gaming

    4 August 2014 (11:38am GMT)
    Episode Duration: 1 hour, 11 minutes and 44 seconds

    Direct Podcast Download

    Welcome to the first of our The Next Level Platform Specials. First up, Ant is joined by Matt, James and Casey to discuss the behemoth of the PC and it's place in gaming.

    Over the course of this special, we delve into the reasons why we game on a PC. What game types work better on the PC? We look at the ins and outs of downloadable games: from Steam to Windows Live and back to independent releases. We touch on the cost of maintaining a PC rig, early access games (and their pricing) and much more.

    Join us on the PC Side!



  • The Next Level Platform Specials - PC Gaming

    4 August 2014 (11:38am GMT)
    Episode Duration: 1 hour, 11 minutes and 44 seconds

    Direct Podcast Download

    Welcome to the first of our The Next Level Platform Specials. First up, Ant is joined by Matt, James and Casey to discuss the behemoth of the PC and it's place in gaming.

    Over the course of this special, we delve into the reasons why we game on a PC. What game types work better on the PC? We look at the ins and outs of downloadable games: from Steam to Windows Live and back to independent releases. We touch on the cost of maintaining a PC rig, early access games (and their pricing) and much more.

    Join us on the PC Side!



  • Geek Syndicate - Episode 226

    3 August 2014 (6:14am GMT)
    Episode Duration: 38 minutes and 1 second

    Direct Podcast Download

    Join Dave aka Monts and Barry aka Nuge as they once again set out to bring the sass back to geekdom in the latest episode Geek Syndicate.

    Shoutouts

    The boys get a book recommendation from Ben Campion

    Hot potato 

    Batman Vs Superman talk and the first image of Wonder Woman

    Week that was

    Ricky Rouse Has A Gun(Self Made Hero)

    Briony Hatch (Limehouse Books)

     



  • Geek Syndicate - Episode 226

    3 August 2014 (6:14am GMT)
    Episode Duration: 38 minutes and 1 second

    Direct Podcast Download

    Join Dave aka Monts and Barry aka Nuge as they once again set out to bring the sass back to geekdom in the latest episode Geek Syndicate.

    Shoutouts

    The boys get a book recommendation from Ben Campion

    Hot potato

    Batman Vs Superman talk and the first image of Wonder Woman

    Week that was

    Ricky Rouse Has A Gun(Self Made Hero)

    Briony Hatch (Limehouse Books)



  • Dissecting Worlds Series 8, Ep 7b: Religion Conclusions

    31 July 2014 (6:51pm GMT)
    Episode Duration: 1 hour, 26 minutes and 55 seconds

    Direct Podcast Download

    This time Matt and Keehar attempt to grapple with every aspect of religion in Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror we haven't already mentioned, and probably manage to talk about several of them. Join us this time for: 

    • Ritual and Imagery in Atheistic Universes. 
    • Personality Cults in Dystopias (and other places) 
    • Witches and the weight of real or imagined history
    • Doctor Who as "Space Jesus"
    • Quantum Leap and adding God to your stories
    • Some late running feedback on Robot Religion from contributor Ciaron

     

    There are a few audio gremlins we couldn't get fully out, so apologies in advance for that. 

     

    We also mention the Druidcast (http://www.druidry.org/druid-way/resources/druidcast-obod-podcast) and the Faculty of Horror (http://www.facultyofhorror.com)

     

    Feedback for any and all of this welcome to our Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/DissectingWorlds), by email to dissectingworlds@yahoo.co.uk or twitter @dissectingwrlds

     

     



  • Dissecting Worlds Series 8, Ep 7b: Religion Conclusions

    31 July 2014 (6:51pm GMT)
    Episode Duration: 1 hour, 26 minutes and 55 seconds

    Direct Podcast Download

    This time Matt and Keehar attempt to grapple with every aspect of religion in Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror we haven't already mentioned, and probably manage to talk about several of them. Join us this time for:

    • Ritual and Imagery in Atheistic Universes.
    • Personality Cults in Dystopias (and other places)
    • Witches and the weight of real or imagined history
    • Doctor Who as "Space Jesus"
    • Quantum Leap and adding God to your stories
    • Some late running feedback on Robot Religion from contributor Ciaron

    There are a few audio gremlins we couldn't get fully out, so apologies in advance for that.

    We also mention the Druidcast (http://www.druidry.org/druid-way/resources/druidcast-obod-podcast) and the Faculty of Horror (http://www.facultyofhorror.com)

    Feedback for any and all of this welcome to our Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/DissectingWorlds), by email to dissectingworlds@yahoo.co.uk or twitter @dissectingwrlds



  • Geek Syndicate - Episode 225

    25 July 2014 (4:53pm GMT)
    Episode Duration: 52 minutes and 53 seconds

    Direct Podcast Download

    Join Dave aka Monts and Barry aka Nuge as they once again set out to bring the sass back to geekdom in the latest episode Geek Syndicate.

    Shout outs

    Christi, Shar, Mirjana and Tree who will be covering SDCC

    Brett

    (aka The Comic Book Evangelist)

     

    Hot potato 

    SDCC the exclusive geeks club good or bad ?

     

    Week that was

    Celeste

    Game of Thrones season 4

    The Last Ship

     

    News

    Will ferrell tackles mamimal

    12 Monkeys

    Westworld comes to HBO with Anthony Hopkins

    Hugo strange and poison ivy join Gotham.

     

     



  • Geek Syndicate - Episode 225

    25 July 2014 (4:53pm GMT)
    Episode Duration: 52 minutes and 53 seconds

    Direct Podcast Download

    Join Dave aka Monts and Barry aka Nuge as they once again set out to bring the sass back to geekdom in the latest episode Geek Syndicate.

    Shout outs

    Christi, Shar, Mirjana and Tree who will be covering SDCC

    Brett

    (aka The Comic Book Evangelist)

    Hot potato

    SDCC the exclusive geeks club good or bad ?

    Week that was

    Celeste

    Game of Thrones season 4

    The Last Ship

    News

    Will ferrell tackles mamimal

    12 Monkeys

    Westworld comes to HBO with Anthony Hopkins

    Hugo strange and poison ivy join Gotham.



  • The Next Level Episode 65

    19 July 2014 (8:08pm GMT)
    Episode Duration: 50 minutes and 25 seconds

    Direct Podcast Download

    Welcome to episode 65 of The Next Level. This month Ant rediscovers GTA V Online and Arkham Origins while Amaechi manages to button bash the Xbox 360’s bonus June Games for Gold offering Street Fighter IV. The boys also discuss the crazy October 2014 games release schedule that will see several big games released that month. You better get saving.

    In the news

    • ·     The original Alien cast coming to Alien Isolation in a special DLC
    • ·       Far Cry 4 will be completely playable as an open world coop game
    • ·       First playable games at this year’s Eurogamer Expo announced
    • ·       Wii U’s global sales rise and upcoming games makes Ant’s tempted to pick on up
    • ·       Teen Age Mutant Ninja Turtles game coming to Kinect
    • ·       Kickstater phenomenon Star Citizens looks for more ways to incorporate the millions of dollars investment it’s received but will it come out on current gen consoles.
    • ·       The Destiny beta is here for PlayStation gamers but this time Xbox gamers will also get to try it out
    • ·       More gameplay details revealed about the Division

    Review

    Having played all 5 episodes of season 1 of The Wolf Among Us, Amaechi gives his final score and how it compared to Telltale’s The Walking Dead.

     



 
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