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The Geek Show - Meandering Mic - Andrew Bannister (Creation Machine)

Meandering Mic – Andrew Bannister (Creation Machine)

Science fiction is a strange genre that’s part logic, part wild imagination and thoroughly engrossing when done well. Many have tried to become true sci-fi storytellers but tend to fail when it comes to worldbuilding. So how about galaxy building instead? On this edition of

The Geek Show - Meandering Mic with Evan Butler - Mother to Earth

Meandering Mic – Evan Butler (Mother to Earth)

For many fans and collectors Mother, now known as Earthbound Zero, is an odd but much beloved video game. Part RPG, part urban legend – the story of the journey from its original Japanese release to its official Western release almost a quarter of a

S08E07 – Animex 2014 Special Part 1

February is a special time for everyone at The Geek Show because a particular annual event happens during the month. There’s excitement in the air, and some of us tend to get a bit starry-eyed. You guessed it. It’s time for Animex. Reviews – Toukiden:

S07E21 – In 2014

There seem to be a lot of things to get excited about in 2014, so before we look back on the previous year we thought it would be a good idea to investigate the potentials in the world of tomorrow. Also in this episode we

Meandering Mic: Morgan Boecher

Harry chats with his longtime-plugged webcomic crush, Morgan Boecher, about his coming of age (coming of gender?) series What’s Normal Anyway. Have a Listen [Download the Audio] or [Watch the Video]     WNA follows the story of Mel, a young, fun and waffle-loving FtM

Meandering Mic: The Doubleclicks

Harry meets Angela Webber, one-half of the sister-duo nerdcore band The Doubleclicks Self-described as Snarky, Geeky and Sweet, the Webber sisters have performed alongside such geek greats as Jonathan Coulton, Wil Wheaton and Paul & Storm. We talk about their new album Lasers and Feelings,

Meandering Mic: Abby Howard

If by this point you have somehow managed to miss my total love of Strip Search – Penny Arcade’s Webcomic Artist Competition/Reality Show, the first series has finally finished. It’s 31 episodes and many many hours long – and well worth watching! Seriously my favourite

Meandering Mic: Lindsay Penn

This weekend I interviewed Lindsay Penn about her biweekly YouTube program “The Dinz”. The Dinz has been described best by their VFX artist Kezi, “It’s a motivational speech with sketch-comedy cutaways”. Every Tuesday Lindsay tackles a different topic, and reasons through it with advice, evidence

Meandering Mic: EK Weaver

The LGBTQ Webcomic community has been all a fluster recently over the gorgeously pencilled and dangerously engrossing story of TJ and Amal. And after hungrily reading it through from start to present, I knew I’d end up harassing the author for an interview. The charming

Meandering Mic: Kori Michele

Harry meets Kori Michele, creator of the Prince of Cats webcomic – a story of two boys in a conservative area, struggling and fumbling through their feelings for each other. It’s realistic, heartfelt and just really genuine – a great antidote to the sparkly-eyed and