Category Archives: Podcasts

S08E12 – Samurai Vs. Ninja

On this week’s episode we decided to head to the land of the rising sun, so join us as we continue our month of combat with a healthy dose of samurais and ninjas. Reviews – The Stuff, Hakuoki: Memories of the Shinsengumi (3DS), The Witch

S08E11 – Knuckle Sandwich

The Western world has had a long fascination with the world Eastern martial arts, and these days the different types and styles have become global brands that appear in everything from Hollywood blockbusters to the Olympic Games. In this episode we continue our look at

S08E10 – Weapon of Choice

On this week’s episode we’re continuing our month long look at combat and war, so join us as we take a look at the weird and wacky world of weapons. Reviews – Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2, South Park: The Stick of Truth, Tales of

S08E09 – Away With The Warriors

March is a strange month. Aside from playing host to the Vernal Equinox (or Autumnal if you’re in the Southern hemisphere), it’s also named after Mars – the Roman god of war. With that in mind we kick off our month long campaign, so join us

S08E08 – Animex 2014 Special Part 2

Animex is arguably one of the most unique opportunities that students will have during their time at the University of Teesside (or any university for that matter), and while related festivals and copycats are appearing the world over, the original is still the best. Here

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:

S08E06 – The Culture Crash

Entertainment is big business, but in an age where games, cartoons, anime and movies are costing more and more money to produce, is popular media reaching critical mass? Join us as we find out if a global entertainment crisis is on the horizon – or

S08E05 – Anger Management

On this week’s episode we don our purple pants, so join us as we investigate gamer rage, characters that get stronger when they’re angry, and more. Reviews – Naruto Shippuden Ultimate Ninja Storm 3: Full Burst and Hannah Arendt This week’s news needs more cowbell. The Geek

S08E04 – Bendystentialism

On this week’s episode we try to get our heads around world and mind-bending entertainment. Join us as we get slightly dazed and confused by the random physics flying about. Reviews – Kiss of the Damned, Hakuoki Shinsegumi Kitan Series 1 and Dragon Ball: Battle of Z Interview

S08E03 – It’s not old. It’s Retro!

On this episode we decided to take a trip down geek memory lane, and recall some of the high points in entertainment from days gone by. Join us as we get nostalgic and remember when all of this was fields. Reviews – Computer Chess and Hell Comes to