Category Archives: Podcasts

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

S08E02 – Disneyfication

Disney have long been a force to be reckoned with in family entertainment, has the game really changed since their merger with Marvel Entertainment and purchase of Lucasfilm, will the company be able to recreate their silver-screen success in videogames, and what could they learn,

S08E01 – Best of 2013

So 2013 has ended, and as is our tradition we celebrate the start of a new year by using the first show of the new series to look back on what was hot, what was not, and whatnot from the previous year. Join us for our

S07E22 – Christmas 2013 Special

Christmas is a time when people are more prone to wearing strange clothes and hats, decorating their homes with colourful and/or sparkly objects, eating exotic foods that they won’t see again for another year, and generally partaking in a manic, collective happiness as they whizz

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