Geeky Brummie

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December 24, 2016 01:56:29
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Issues 44 & 45

### Issue 44 A long time ago, in a studio far far away... the Geeky Brummie team celebrate the release of _Rogue One: A Star Wars Story_. Ollie Macnamee from Bleedin' Cool News joins the team to discuss their thoughts on the new films and for a catch-up. The team play a _Star Wars_ quiz, and a pen causes trouble. Originally broadcast 17/12/2016 ### Issue 45 Ho Ho Ho... It's time for the Geeky Brummie Christmas special. In this feature-length festive edition of the show, the team are joined in the studio by Stacey Taylor from _Stacey's Pop Culture Parlour Podcast_ and Steve Tanner, writer of comic book _Flintlock_. The team discuss their favourite Christmas movies, attempt to play some board games live on air, play the ultimate pack of Top Trumps. The team also indulge in a little gift giving. Originally broadcast 24/12/2016 ...

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December 10, 2016 01:10:23
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Issues 42 & 43

### Issue 42 We are joined in the studio by Sam from Geek Retreat, which has just opened up in Birmingham city centre; occasional guest Sam Edwards pops in to tell us about his appearance in the United Theatre Company's Christmas panto _Sleeping Beauty_. Elsewhere the team explore the A List through the Z List with this week's Top Trumps and Guy expresses some rather harsh opinions towards Greggs. Originally broadcast 03/12/2016. ### Issue 43 We are joined in the studio by Stacey Taylor from _Stacey's Pop Culture Parlour Podcast_ ; Steve Tanner, writer of comic book _Flintlock_ , DJ Kapt' Kirk from _The Vinyl Frontier_ and Pete Steel, head of music at Brum Radio. The team talk about _Westworld_ after this week's finale, and the first season as a whole; and play a random of 'Space Monsters' Top Trumps that are possibly too much like a famous space film series. Originally broadcast 10/12/2016 ...

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November 26, 2016 01:21:52
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Issues 40 & 41

### Issue 40 This week on Geeky Brummie, it's action packed as ever. The team discuss the their thoughts about the release of _Harry Potter_ spin off _Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them_ , Phil tries to convince Ryan to watch _Gilmore Girls_ , Keith reviews _Battlezone_ on the Playstation VR, and the award-winning Dave Massey takes on _Until Dawn_ again on the VR in some previously unheard audio. To wrap it up, there's a truly bizarre round of Top Trumps. Originally broadcast 19/11/2016. ### Issue 41 Ryan and George talk about their recent visit to MCM in Birmingham, and also show the team some random products they purchased whilst there; there is also highlights of 'Girl Power', George's recent talk at the Gunmaker's Arms about women in comics. The team discuss the Birmingham German Market in this weeks 'Why's it Rubbish?' and Guy reviews _Watch Dogs 2_ on the PS4 (sort of). Originally broadcast 26/11/2016 ...

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November 12, 2016 00:55:46
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Issues 38 & 39

### Issue 38 This week on Geeky Brummie we're going to be casting our eyes across the pond in honour of the US elections. We'll be looking at the best (and worst) fictional US presidents, who would be our pick to take the oval office and we might even squeeze in a round of Top Trumps! Originally broadcast 05/11/2016. ### Issue 39 Well, we can't say we didn't warn you! To cheer ourselves up, the team look forward to some upcoming movies for 2017 including _Valerian: City of 1000 Planets_ , _Ghost in the Shell_ , the latest _Rogue One_ trailer and _Boss Baby_. We also have the greatest (or worst) Poundshop Cosplay ever seen in the studio. Originally broadcast 12/11/2016. ...

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October 29, 2016 02:10:24
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Issues 36 & 37

### Issue 36 This week on Geeky Brummie, It's the second part of our Trektacular special, featuring more interviews with the cast and crew from this year's Star Trek Destination. The team discuss the latest trailers for _Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2_ , _Logan_ and the Nintendo Switch; and Ryan discovers a strange item in 'WTF is That?' We even find time to squeeze in some Top Trumps too. Originally broadcast on 22/10/2016. ### Issue 37 It gets spooky in the Brum Radio studio this week. We speak to Carl Timms about his zombie short _Still_ and he also gives us his top five non-Romero-or-Fulci zombie movies. Phil, Dave M, Keith and Ryan get a bit of a scare on a ghost train VR game, Guy gives us a one word review for _Dr Strange_ and we pick out Why it's Spooky. Originally broadcast 29/10/2016. ...

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October 15, 2016 01:14:26
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Issues 34 & 35

### Issue 34 This week on Geeky Brummie we have the second part of our EGX coverage with our indie showcase; we'll be reviewing _The Rise of Io_ , the new novel by Wesley Chu. We review the first episode of _Westworld_ on Sky Atlantic / HBO, and it's Ryan's turn to don Pound Shop Cosplay. Originally broadcast 08/10/2016. ### Issue 35 This week on Geeky Brummie It's a Trektacular one with interviews from Greg Grunberg, Eddie Paskey, Dominic Keating , Connor Trinneer, Martha Hackett and Garret Wang - recorded at Destination Star Trek Europe at Birmingham NEC. We'll also be talking the world of VR with Guy Halford and Jon Hibbins from Psytec games. Originally broadcast 15/10/2016. ...

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