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Today’s geek culture is an ever evolving, always moving world of wonder, joy and frequently confusing. Movie releases may frustrate us, gaming might very well turn into one big loot box and on-demand video could offer more than standard television programming. Looking to answer these lingering thoughts and the latest goings on in this world, Bunkazilla UK attempts to stomp and roar with its monthly topical discussion show The Big Stomp. Hosted by Iain Boulton and featuring fellow Bunkazilla radio show presenters, contributors and friends, each episode looks at the latest news along with a main episode topic. Topics such as "Are we entering a new generation of UK conventions?", "What to make of Disney live action remakes," and "Do awards really matter?" and many, many more as the show roars on. Let us know your thoughts on the subjects raised by emailing us. New episodes are released monthly. The Big Stomp is an original production of Bunkazilla UK - an online internet radio station with programmes catering to geek culture audiences.

Today’s geek culture is an ever evolving, always moving world of wonder, joy and frequently confusing. Movie releases may frustrate us, gaming might very well turn into one big loot box and on-demand video could offer more than standard television programming. Looking to answer these lingering thoughts and the latest goings on in this world, Bunkazilla UK attempts to stomp and roar with its monthly topical discussion show The Big Stomp. Hosted by Iain Boulton and featuring fellow Bunkazilla radio show presenters, contributors and friends, each episode looks at the latest news along with a main episode topic. Topics such as "Are we entering a new generation of UK conventions?", "What to make of Disney live action remakes," and "Do awards really matter?" and many, many more as the show roars on. Let us know your thoughts on the subjects raised by emailing us. New episodes are released monthly. The Big Stomp is an original production of Bunkazilla UK - an online internet radio station with programmes catering to geek culture audiences.

Location:

United States

Description:

Today’s geek culture is an ever evolving, always moving world of wonder, joy and frequently confusing. Movie releases may frustrate us, gaming might very well turn into one big loot box and on-demand video could offer more than standard television programming. Looking to answer these lingering thoughts and the latest goings on in this world, Bunkazilla UK attempts to stomp and roar with its monthly topical discussion show The Big Stomp. Hosted by Iain Boulton and featuring fellow Bunkazilla radio show presenters, contributors and friends, each episode looks at the latest news along with a main episode topic. Topics such as "Are we entering a new generation of UK conventions?", "What to make of Disney live action remakes," and "Do awards really matter?" and many, many more as the show roars on. Let us know your thoughts on the subjects raised by emailing us. New episodes are released monthly. The Big Stomp is an original production of Bunkazilla UK - an online internet radio station with programmes catering to geek culture audiences.

Language:

English


Episodes

January 2020

2/4/2020
Recorded live on the 30th of January 2020, The Big Stomp returns in a new live radio show format. The new Big Stomp host, Andrew Watton-Davies is joined by guests Marc Sykes, Jenna Pateman and Charlotte Brown to discuss about the latest geek and pop culture talking points. The new format of the show encourages each guest bringing a notable topic or news story to the show. First up, Charlotte brings attention to the recent trailer for Morbius and asks about the growing trend of villain...

Duration:01:00:42

Ending is Such A Hard Thing To Do

6/27/2019
Recorded at the start of June 2019, The Big Stomp panel look at the tricky narrative skill of delivering a satisfying ending. With Avengers Endgame and Game of Thrones offering different reactions, is there such a thing as a perfect ending? In the news takes a look at the delayed Sonic The Hedgehog Movie, Funimation's acquisition of Manga and the potential filming backlash the new Georgia Heartbeat bill could bring.

Duration:02:03:04

This Video Game is Incomplete

6/10/2019
With the sub par video game releases of Anthem and Fallout 76, The Big Stomp team look at some of the common faults with today's industry including loot boxes and glitches.

Duration:01:29:35

Terrestrial TV vs On-Demand / Do Awards Matter?

2/11/2019
Recorded in February 2019, this episode is a double header of topics. Iain Boulton, Lizzie Barnes, The Raggetyman and Michael Hirst first ask if there is a need for terrestrial television anymore thanks to the growing popularity of on-demand video platforms. If that's not enough, with the Oscar 2019 nominations revealed, Iain asks the panel wherever or not awards really matter?

Duration:02:14:11

What To Make Of All The Live Action Disney Remakes?

2/7/2019
Recorded in January 2019, Iain is joined by Lizzie Barnes, The Raggetyman and a returning Michael Hirst to tackle Disney's current movie obsession - remaking all their classic animated hits into live action movies. There's quite a few on the way in 2019 with Dumbo, Aladdin and The Lion King all due to return in a live action outfit. With this looming on the horizon, the panel attempt to understand if there is any other reason to this other than money?

Duration:01:55:23

Are We Entering A New Generation of UK Conventions?

2/7/2019
Recorded in November 2018, the first episode of The Big Stomp broadcasts from Hibanacon 2018 in Milton Keynes. Iain is joined by fellow Bunkazilla contributor Christian R. Allan, cosplay photographer and wrestling fan Harriett Greene, and convention organisers Jason Freeman and Michael Hirst. With the episode recording at an actual UK anime convention, the panel discuss if we are entering a new generation of UK cons. Before they start the topic, the panel's first foray of into the news...

Duration:01:46:54