Category Archives: Series 9

S09E12 – Batman 75th Anniversary Special

This week we’re ending our comic-book themes with a show celebrating the 75th anniversary of Batman. Join us as we take a look at one of DC Comics most profitable characters and find out who was the best Batman in movies, what would make a

S09E11 – DC

Continuing our run of comic-book themed shows, this week we take a look at the old behemoth of the industry. Join us as we take a dive into the worlds of DC Comics. Reviews: Hyrule Warriors, Wasteland 2, Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution, Tengen

S09E10 – Marvel

Over the next three shows we’re taking a look at th influence of comic-books on popular media, and to kick things off we’re beginning with the obvious choice. Join us as we step into the multimedia world of Marvel. Reviews – Mr. Morgan’s Last Love,

S09E09 – More Guilty Pleasures

This week we’re revisiting our guilty pleasures so join us as we discuss the movies, games, graphic literature and animated stories that we like and enjoy – but in some cases really shouldn’t. Reviews – The Walking Dead Season 2 Episode 5 (PS3), Diablo 3:

S09E08 – If It Ain’t Broke …

This week we decided to investigate the repetitive nature of popular media, so join us as we find out more about entertainment franchises that don’t really change over time, the installments that don’t really exist (seriously – they’re just a figment of your imagination), and

S09E07 – I Learned Something Today

On this week’s episode we’re joined by Phil Gibson from Games & Gums – purveyors of fine geek board and card games, and the go-to guy for all manner of American sugary goodness. Join us as we delve into the quasi-educational nature of popular media

S06E09 – Rip Offs

So we were wandering through a supermarket one day and we noticed a DVD that looked like Kung Fu Panda (including the cover design), and had a story like Kung Fu Panda – but it wasn’t Kung Fu Panda. The movie in question featured a

S09E05 – Doctors

This week we decided to take a look at the role medical doctors play in popular media, so join us as we find out why they’re one of the most versatile characters in movies, how the profession is represented in videogames, and why manga has

S09E04 – Cherricon 2014 Special

Shortly after the wonderful weekend we had at SunnyCon we received an invite to a cosy little charity convention up in Gateshead called Cherricon, so we decided to take a trip there to investigate. What we found was a rather pleasant day out, a great

S09E03 – Reviews ‘n’ Stuff

This week we decided to take a break from our usual proceedings and bring you some concentrated reviews and a few other bits that we found interesting. Reviews – Pulp: A Film About Life, Death and Supermarkets, Entwined (PS4), The Wolf Among Us Episode 5