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Join us weekly as we talk sh*p with guests from across the Star Trek universe who have contributed to the design, creation, and production of its ships. Red alert: Maximum punnage intended.

Join us weekly as we talk sh*p with guests from across the Star Trek universe who have contributed to the design, creation, and production of its ships. Red alert: Maximum punnage intended.

Location:

Dublin, Ireland

Description:

Join us weekly as we talk sh*p with guests from across the Star Trek universe who have contributed to the design, creation, and production of its ships. Red alert: Maximum punnage intended.

Language:

English

Contact:

+353838744480


Episodes

[Ship-Talking Presents] Shuttle Scuttle #26 (Relation-Ships III)

1/24/2022
Welcome to the latest episode of our pod-within-a-pod series: 'Shuttle Scuttle'! In this episode, we return to everyone's favourite ships-inspired game show: RELATION-SHIPSsssss... George once again takes the shuttle's helm to run the game and James and Brandon are the contestants as they guess which ship belongs to each dating profile. Listen along and see how many you can guess before the answers are revealed! All patrons of Ship-Talking's Patreon gain access to new episodes of 'Shuttle...

Duration:00:13:03

[Ship-Talking Presents] Shuttle Scuttle #25 (Reporting Damage Reports)

1/10/2022
Welcome to the latest episode of our pod-within-a-pod series: 'Shuttle Scuttle'! In this episode, James, Alex, and George chat about how Trek has portrayed ship damage throughout the franchise and some behind-the-scenes tidbits around a couple of the more famous damage sequences. All patrons of Ship-Talking's Patreon gain access to new episodes of 'Shuttle Scuttle' one week before their wide release here! Hailing frequencies are always open at www.shiptalkingpod.com or email...

Duration:00:09:50

[Ship-Talking Presents] Shuttle Scuttle #24 (Warping Out of 2021)

1/3/2022
Welcome to the latest episode of our pod-within-a-pod series: 'Shuttle Scuttle'! In this episode, James pilots the shuttle and takes George and Brandon on an away mission down memory lane. The gents look back at all the great sh*p content from the franchise that was seen throughout 2021, and give some initial hopes for the coming year. All patrons of Ship-Talking's Patreon gain access to new episodes of 'Shuttle Scuttle' one week before their wide release here! Hailing frequencies are always...

Duration:00:10:23

[Ship-Talking Presents] Shuttle Scuttle #23 (Ships in Animation)

12/20/2021
Welcome to the latest episode of our pod-within-a-pod series: 'Shuttle Scuttle'! In this episode, Brandon and Robbie are still live in-person on Starbase 33 (aka Dublin, Ireland) to continue their chat during their visit together - this time talking about ships that appear in animated shows, including Lower Decks and Prodigy. All patrons of Ship-Talking's Patreon gain access to new episodes of 'Shuttle Scuttle' one week before their wide release here! Hailing frequencies are always open at...

Duration:00:11:37

[Ship-Talking x Hero Collector] Ships of the Trek Universe #10 (2399 Romulan Warbird)

12/17/2021
Welcome to the latest episode of the collaboration podcast between Ship-Talking and Hero Collector! For this episode, which was recorded live at Destination Star Trek 2021 in London last month, Brandon is joined once again by Hero Collector's Ben Robinson and John Ainsworth. While on stage, the gents discussed the 2399 Romulan Warbird, including design insights and more. Ship models discussed in this Pod series can be purchased here. Ship-Talking Pod is also on Patreon. In return for your...

Duration:00:13:02

[Ship-Talking Presents] Shuttle Scuttle #22 (Discussing Disco)

12/6/2021
Welcome to the latest episode of our pod-within-a-pod series: 'Shuttle Scuttle'! In this episode, Robbie takes the ship's shuttle to visit Brandon live in-person on Starbase 33 (aka Dublin, Ireland) where the two recorded a chat about their experience watching Discovery's season 4 premiere together... oh, and of course all the new ship p*rn that came along with it. All patrons of Ship-Talking's Patreon gain access to new episodes of 'Shuttle Scuttle' one week before their wide release here!...

Duration:00:11:07

[Ship-Talking Podcast] Episode 29: Hero Collector LIVE

12/3/2021
Recorded in front of a live audience from the Voyager stage at Destination Star Trek London 2021, Brandon hosted this episode and was joined by Hero Collector's Ben Robinson and John Ainsworth. They chat all about the process of bringing ships seen on screen (or not...) into our hands, behind-the-scenes secrets, and much more! Very soon, our patrons at or above the Constitution-class tier on Patreon will also gain access to a couple other recordings that the Pod hosted live at the con which...

Duration:00:35:42

[Ship-Talking x Hero Collector] Ships of the Trek Universe #9 (Section 31 Deimos-class Ship)

11/26/2021
Welcome to the latest episode of the collaboration podcast between Ship-Talking and Hero Collector! For this episode, special guest Ryan Dening from North Front Studio joins Brandon and Hero Collector's Ben Robinson. Ryan is a production/concept illustrator who worked on the ships from the first two seasons of Star Trek: Discovery and stopped by to discuss the Section 31 Deimos-class ship and insights behind how her design came to life. Ship models discussed in this Pod series can be...

Duration:00:13:08

[Ship-Talking Presents] Shuttle Scuttle #21 (LIVE from Destination Star Trek London)

11/22/2021
Welcome to the latest episode of our pod-within-a-pod series: 'Shuttle Scuttle'! In this very special episode, [almost (we missed you, Alex!)] the entire Pod team reports back on their away mission to Destination Star Trek London - LIVE from the convention floor. Before they board the shuttle back to the ship, each crew member shares highlights of their experience and their favourite ship memory from the con. All patrons of Ship-Talking's Patreon gain access to new episodes of 'Shuttle...

Duration:00:11:42

[Ship-Talking x Hero Collector] Ships of the Trek Universe - Holiday Bonus Episode (Borg Cube Advent Calendar)

11/19/2021
Welcome to a special holiday bonus episode of the collaboration podcast between Ship-Talking and Hero Collector! The Pod's Community Manager James gets in the holiday spirit alongside Hero Collector's Ben Robinson as they sit by a fire in the holodeck to chat about this year's Borg Cube Advent Calendar. Not only do they discuss insights behind the development of this unique offering, but they also dive into a taste of what lucky recipients of it will experience over the 24-days of Trekmas....

Duration:00:21:54

[Ship-Talking Presents] Shuttle Scuttle #20 (Like Father, Like Son)

11/8/2021
Welcome to the latest episode of our pod-within-a-pod series: 'Shuttle Scuttle'! In this episode, a very special visitor is shuttled from the ship back to his home planet, and during the journey with him, Brandon discusses the inspiration and impact that Trek and the original Constitution-class have played in both of their lives... have tissues to hand! All patrons of Ship-Talking's Patreon gain access to new episodes of 'Shuttle Scuttle' one week before their wide release here! Hailing...

Duration:00:11:54

[Ship-Talking Presents] Shuttle Scuttle #19 (That Burning, Romulan Sensation)

11/1/2021
Welcome to the latest episode of our pod-within-a-pod series: 'Shuttle Scuttle'! In this episode, Alex takes the shuttle's helm and asks James and Brandon for their thoughts and theories around how 'The Burn' may or may not have affected Romulan ships when the incident occurred during the late 3060s. All patrons of Ship-Talking's Patreon gain access to new episodes of 'Shuttle Scuttle' one week before their wide release here! Hailing frequencies are always open at www.shiptalkingpod.com or...

Duration:00:10:07

[Ship-Talking Presents] Shuttle Scuttle #18 (Registering Registries)

10/25/2021
Welcome to the latest episode of our pod-within-a-pod series: 'Shuttle Scuttle'! In this episode, one of the Pod's very own 'lower deckers' Ryan aka "TheTrekspert" is escorted by Brandon and Robbie in the ship's shuttle on its way to drop off Ryan at Quark's on DS9 for a pub quiz - during the journey, ship registries (e.g. NCC-1701, NCC-74656, etc.) and the theories on their numbering conventions are discussed. All patrons of Ship-Talking's Patreon gain access to new episodes of 'Shuttle...

Duration:00:11:42

[Ship-Talking x Hero Collector] Ships of the Trek Universe #8 (Romulan Flagship)

10/22/2021
Welcome to the latest episode of the collaboration podcast between Ship-Talking and Hero Collector! Brandon is joined in this episode once again by both Ben Robinson and John Ainsworth from Hero Collector to talk about the Romulan Flagship that was seen on-screen during the season one finale of Star Trek: Picard. They discuss her insights and design, along with a few special tidbits you'll just have to listen out for. Ship models discussed in this Pod series can be purchased here....

Duration:00:13:18

[Ship-Talking Podcast] Episode 28: Thomas Marrone

10/15/2021
Thomas Marrone finally gets his solo episode! It is a crime it took us this long; but, we're finally glad to have one of our best-friends of the Pod and Lead Ship Designer on Star Trek Online all to ourselves to talk about ship design, bringing ships to life in STO, and a whole lot of other sh*p. An expanded chat with Thomas is exclusively available to our patrons at or above the Constitution-class tier on Patreon. Your answers to the latest Community Q were also discussed before a new...

Duration:00:45:50

[Ship-Talking Presents] Shuttle Scuttle #17 (The Excelsior Class: The Crown of the Great Experiment)

10/11/2021
Welcome to the latest episode of our pod-within-a-pod series: 'Shuttle Scuttle'! In this episode, George leads an away mission and is joined aboard the ship's shuttle by James and Robbie - during the journey, they discuss the crown jewel herself: The Excelsior Class. All patrons of Ship-Talking's Patreon gain access to new episodes of 'Shuttle Scuttle' one week before their wide release here! Hailing frequencies are always open at www.shiptalkingpod.com or email hello@shiptalkingpod.com.

Duration:00:08:39

[Ship-Talking Presents] Shuttle Scuttle #16 (Stations of the Line)

10/4/2021
Welcome to the latest episode of our pod-within-a-pod series: 'Shuttle Scuttle'! In this episode, Robbie guides the shuttle on a cargo run to Empok Nor with George and Brandon in tow. While enroute, the lads talk about the various stations seen throughout the Trek universe, including those within Federation and beyond. All patrons of Ship-Talking's Patreon gain access to new episodes of 'Shuttle Scuttle' one week before their wide release here! Hailing frequencies are always open at...

Duration:00:10:27

[Ship-Talking Podcast] Episode 27: Rob Bonchune (Part 2)

9/24/2021
The rest of Rob Bonchune's chat takes place in this episode, alongside the return of Ship-Talking Pod founder Robbie! As a reminder: Rob is an Emmy-award winning Trek VFX legend who is most known for his CGI/VFX ship work on DS9, Voyager & Enterprise. During this half of the chat, we talk about this work as well as the amazing ship art renders he's still making today. Part 2 of the expanded chat with Rob is exclusively available to our patrons at or above the Constitution-class tier on...

Duration:00:37:00

[Ship-Talking Presents] Shuttle Scuttle #15 (ShipCon2021 with Mark Rademaker)

9/20/2021
Welcome to the latest episode of our pod-within-a-pod series: 'Shuttle Scuttle', which was recorded in front of a live audience during last month's 'Ship-Talking Pod LIVE' show that Patrons can attend. Alex and Brandon took the ship's shuttle out for a spin to ShipCon2021 where they had a chance to talk sh*p with two friends of the Pod: Designer of the U.S.S. Aventine / Vesta-class Mark Rademaker and Vesta-Super-Fan Oliver Kühle. Oliver gets to meet his idol, we get to hear from Mark more...

Duration:00:10:53

[Ship-Talking x Hero Collector] Ships of the Trek Universe #7 ft. John Eaves (Wallenberg-class Tug)

9/17/2021
Welcome to the latest episode of the collaboration podcast between Ship-Talking and Hero Collector! Special guest & legendary Ship Designer John Eaves joins this episode alongside Brandon and Ben to talk about Starfleet's Wallenberg-class Tug from season one of Star Trek: Picard. In addition to insights for this ship, the gents also talk about the process that ship designs go through to get from concept to what we see on-screen. Ship models discussed in this Pod series can be purchased here....

Duration:00:18:19