The Geek Show - A Conversation About Ys VIII - Lacrimosa of Dana

A Conversation About Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana

It’s time for another conversation about video games, so join Rob and Mark as they explore the cursed island of Seiren in Falcom’s latest addition to their long-running fantasy action RPG franchise – Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana. Let us know what you thought about

The Vikings

It’s strange, on the face of it, that there aren’t more movies about Vikings.  Television has exploited this gap in the market with shows like – well, like Vikings, obviously – but there’s still a puzzling absence of Norsemen on the big screen.  Puzzling because

Blade Runner 2049

When sci-fi fans learned that Blade Runner was to receive the dreaded reboot treatment, the reaction was all too familiar: a cash-in rehashing of an untouchable classic best left to be ignored. With the recent cascade of failed reboots, the hope that Blade Runner could

The Party

There are Elephants in the room that are both literal and metaphorical in the Party, the latest release from Eureka. One appears in the final chaotic throes of the titular party and the other is represented by Peter Sellers in brownface adopting an Indian accent.

The Geek Show - S15E02 - Night of the Living Bwaaamps

S15E02 – Night of the Living Bwaaamps

It’s time for another edition of the reliable flagship! This week we’re discussing the official death of the Windows phone, the promotion of Facebook’s new Spaces application, the safety of self-driving cars and more. We also take a look at what’s been happening on the

The Geek Show - A Conversation about Madden NFL 18

A Conversation about Madden NFL 18

It’s time for another conversation about video games, and this time we have something for all you sports fans out there. So what do a football (soccer), fan and a former rugby player think of the latest addition to EA’s premier American football series? Do

The Yakuza

Sydney Pollack’s 1974 neo-noir The Yakuza is one of those films that leaves you wondering what the hell was wrong with the cinema-going public and film critics of the day. Performing poorly at the box office and receiving (at best) mixed reviews, this east-meets-west thriller