Category Archives: The Geek Show

S05E18 – Augment Your Reality?

On this episode we explore the world of Augmented Reality and try to work out how it would work with entertainment media. Join us as we ask if AR commercials would convince you to watch a movie or buy a product, would people play an

S05E17 – The Neural Network

It’s well known that the brain is the organ that controls the body, but what would happen if it could control other things? On this episode we investigate the film-based neural technology that are most likely to appear in real life, try to work out

S05E16 – MCM Expo October 2012 Special

‘Twas a fine Autumn day when Sir Harry of Bedale – youngest of the Geek Lords – set out on his epic journey to once more conquer Londinium’s MCM Expo. Armed with camera, tea and microphone, he tamed the great Mega Boose and forced the

TGS – Downloads & Show News

Hey all, Rested and refreshed from this October’s London MCM Expo, we’ll be back on Sunday (new day!) with news, reviews, interviews and burdened with glorious prizes. We’ll be sharing experiences from the show floor, talking about the games we played, and bringing you interviews

S05E09 – Superbyte & Chiptunes Special 3

Apologies for the rather long delay, and welcome to our third adventure into the creative world of Chiptunes! TGS – S05E09 – Superbyte & Chiptunes Special 3 Aside from our usual ramblings and bickering this wonderfully chippy episode also includes an interview with Greig “Theremin Hero”

TGS – S05E08 – Abunai Con 2012

On this episode Phil returns from his amazing adventures in the Netherlands where he had a whole lot of fun at Abunai 2012. Before we get into that though, what is Abunai Con? Well, it’s the Netherland’s largest residential anime, manga and Japanese culture convention,

S05E07 – Swing When You’re Winning

On this swashbuckling episode we take a stab at swords, swordplay, swordsmen, and things of a bladed nature. Join the four geeketeers as we look at the demise of fencing in Western cinema, ask if modern games are able to handle complex sword mechanics, and

TGS – S05E06 – Edinburgh, Amecon and Stuff

Sorry about the delay. Too much to do and too little time. Everyone returns this week so we get Harry to recount his adventures at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, talk to Phil and Becca about AmeCon, and take the opportunity to have a good old

TGS – S05E05 – Aaand …. Relax

Apologies for the ongoing delays with the downloads. We’ll be back on track soon. On this episode we decide to take things down a notch as we find explore the world of relaxing media. Chill out with us as we discuss what to watch at

S05E04 – Jackanory

Everything has a story – even if you don’t see or understand it, and this week we decide to take a look at what they mean for popular media. Join us as we find out if a blockbuster movie needs a plot, what a set-up