Category Archives: Series 8

S08E14 – Take The Journey

This week we take to the road to find out what all the fuss is about. Join us as we go wandering through the entertainment world just to see what’s there. Reviews – Invizimals: Alliances and Invizimals: The Lost Kingdoms This week’s news is heading over the

S08E13 – The Art of War

And so we come to the end of our month of combat, and what better way to finish than with war itself. Join us as we find out more about how war has changed popular media, and how entertainment has adapted to fit the theme. Reviews

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