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Welcome to The Greatest Show in the Multiverse! Fasten your seat belts for a rip-roaring rocket-ship ride into the Nerdomania Nebula... Whooosh! From a dusty backroom of the Rusty Rocket Tavern in Altair City Spaceport, the Captain discusses SCIENCE FICTION, FANTASY, HORROR, MOVIES, TV, BOOKS, COMICS, GAMES, TOYS and TECHNOLOGY. Produced using alien technology, eldritch powers and caffeinated beverages since July 2012.

Welcome to The Greatest Show in the Multiverse! Fasten your seat belts for a rip-roaring rocket-ship ride into the Nerdomania Nebula... Whooosh! From a dusty backroom of the Rusty Rocket Tavern in Altair City Spaceport, the Captain discusses SCIENCE FICTION, FANTASY, HORROR, MOVIES, TV, BOOKS, COMICS, GAMES, TOYS and TECHNOLOGY. Produced using alien technology, eldritch powers and caffeinated beverages since July 2012.
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Welcome to The Greatest Show in the Multiverse! Fasten your seat belts for a rip-roaring rocket-ship ride into the Nerdomania Nebula... Whooosh! From a dusty backroom of the Rusty Rocket Tavern in Altair City Spaceport, the Captain discusses SCIENCE FICTION, FANTASY, HORROR, MOVIES, TV, BOOKS, COMICS, GAMES, TOYS and TECHNOLOGY. Produced using alien technology, eldritch powers and caffeinated beverages since July 2012.

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Episodes

RRR205 Geek Book Finds and Avoiding Lemon Phones

2/6/2018
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In this episode, I talk about some great second hand book finds. I also advise you about what to look for in a new smartphone.

Duration:00:44:55

RRR204 Satellite TV, Dentists, Fear and Virgin Media

1/29/2018
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Repairs, Repairs, Repairs... It's All Gone To Hell... and Teeth, Oh God My Teeth! Fear of No TV, Everything's Just Oh So Hunky-Dory At Virgin Media, Doctor Who-ing Soon

Duration:00:10:20

RRR203 The Mammoth Sessions: Doctor Who Zero

1/20/2018
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Christmas of Chaos, The Mammoth Old Who Doctor Who Boxset Sessions, Happy Sankranti, Star Trek Discovery, The X-Files, Hard Sun, McMafia, Traders, Geeky Movies and Shows on BBC iPlayer, Antennapod, iOS Podcast App, Sony Recorder for Android, Audio Recorder, Audacity vs. Reaper, CES 2018, Byton at CES, More Cars at CES, SNES Classic Mini, NES Classic Mini, Hyperkin Ultra Game Boy at CES, Labo, Ex-Google Anti-Diversity Guy Rears His Ugly Head Again, GoPro, Oumuamua, Tabby's Star, Chapter 17...

Duration:00:40:56

RRR202 Courier Movie Meltdown

1/8/2018
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Sick, Brigsby Bear (2017), Mayhem (2017), Kingsman: The Golden Circle (2017), Everything Beautiful is Far Away (2017), The Pirates of Somalia (2017), Bright (2017), The Visit (2015), Jeepers Creepers 3 (2017), Meltdown and Spectre

Duration:00:16:53

RRR201 Happy New Year

1/1/2018
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Happy New Year!

Duration:00:06:06

RRR200 Happy Boxing Day and Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017)

12/26/2017
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Happy Boxing Day! Today I talk about Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017)(Some Spoilers)

Duration:00:09:59

RRR199 Happy Christmas, Doctor Who Christmas Special 2017 and The Ambassadors of Death (1970)

12/26/2017
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After a long absence, I'm back to wish you happy Christmas and pick up where we left off, before we were rudely interrupted by circumstances beyond my control. Tonight, we finally return to my ongoing, but highly irregular, Doctor Who marathon, to talk about Doctor Who: The Ambassadors of Death (1970), as well as the Doctor Who Christmas Special 2017.

Duration:00:18:49

RRR198 Happy Christmas Eve

12/25/2017
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I've been ill, and I still am, but now I'm back. I'm just here to wish you all a quick happy Christmas Eve, and to tell you to tune in again tomorrow for a full Christmas show.

Duration:00:02:23

RRR197 The Desk from Hobbiton

11/26/2017
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This week: Twangier, Roy's Rocket Radio Audio Improvements? Travelers (2017), The Punisher (2017), The Vikings (2013), The Vikings (1958), Excalibur (1981), Black Angel (1980), Glass (2019), The Incredibles 2 (2018), Borked Webpage Scripts, Widgets, or Plugins, Firefox Quantum, Hey Mozilla and SeaMonkey, Get Together and Reboot Netscape Communicator for the 21st Century! Somewhat Less Dreadful Desk Ergonomics, The Continued Re-Re-Re-Reading of the Writing, and The Longest Ever Dungeons and...

Duration:00:30:44

RRR196 The Time of the Geek

11/16/2017
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The geek life of the bloody cold, the rusting, grinding, but still great (while it lasts) cogs of the UK's National Health Service, the effect of Dungeons and Dragons on the wizard's aris, the frustrating music of Blade Runner: 2049, The Survivalist, Doctor Who: Time Trips (again), The Walking Dead (spoilers), Star Trek: Discovery Season 1 Finale (spoilers), and the continuing hell of buying rubbish things online.

Duration:00:31:43

RRR195 The Geek Life Fantastique

11/14/2017
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The geek life fantastique of offline flirting using celebrity selfie props, and also the geek life of a busted Millennium Falcon, a big needle, a bad Valerian, a funny Thor, crooked spies, a return to reading actual physical books, buying something from Amazon, and praying that you actually get it, and that when you get it, it isn't the wrong thing or broken (these people are building a rocket), and the final, final, final draft of the book you just re-edited.

Duration:00:35:36

RRR194 Halloween Unedited

11/1/2017
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Happy Halloween! If you, like me, have no parties to go to, and nothing better to do other than sulk over your lack of success with those useless dating apps, join me as I avoid getting blotto and instead nibble some sweets and chat a little about Happy Death Day (2017) and geek life in general.

Duration:01:06:13

RRR193 Stranger Things (2017)

10/31/2017
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We, or rather I, just think of it as the royal "we", because I'm still doing this whole damn dog and pony show on me tod, not that I'm grumpy about it or anything you understand, talk about season 2 of Stranger Things (2017) and its microcosm of 80s goodness. Goodness? Please! I was an 80s teen and, granted some of the movies and video games were great, but everything else was crap. Yuppies, greed, Thatcher, Loadsa, the Falklands, and we didn't even have the sodding internet.

Duration:00:17:44

RRR192 Blade Runner 2049 (2017)

10/27/2017
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Mostly Blade Runner 2049 (2017).

Duration:00:19:55

RRR191 Geek Dating, Horror, and the CIA

10/16/2017
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Personal: I Need iTunes Reviews, Geek Dating Update, Flu Vaccination, TV: The Exorcist (2017), Inhumans (2017), Mr Robot (2017), The Deuce (2017), Halt and Catch Fire (2017), Movies: The Dark Tower (2017), American Made (2017), Victor Frankenstein (2015)

Duration:00:18:15

RRR190 Happy Birthday Roy! Star Trek: Discovery and Spider-Man: Homecoming

10/9/2017
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Happy Birthday Roy! Dating, Star Trek: Discovery, Spider-Man: Homecoming, and an update about my writing.

Duration:00:35:49

RRR189 Super Sentai Selectric Screams

9/24/2017
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The Mostly Irrelevant Source of This Week's Show Title, Electric Dreams, The Strain, The Orville, Doctor Foster, The Transfiguration, Baby Driver, iPhone X, Tell Me Captain, What Phone (Ridiculous Symbol of Plutocracy) Should I Flaunt? Finished Re-Editing The Horus Box, Started Re-Editing Entropus, Writer's Ouchy

Duration:00:22:56

RRR188 Bodged But Back Baby

9/3/2017
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Bodged But Back Baby, Game of Thrones, Ozark, The Defenders, Mr Mercedes, The Sinner, The OA, Luke Cage, Iron Fist, The State, Manhunt: Unabomber, Halt and Catch Fire, Even More Roypinion, The Lost City of Z, The Fate of the Furious, The Space Between Us, Dave Made a Maze, Bushwick, Morgan, Despicable Me 3, Useful Article About Pitching to Editors

Duration:00:30:05

RRR186 No More Heroes and Gritty Gumshoes

8/13/2017
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Oh My God, It's Sunday! (Again!), William Shatner's Views, Get Out (2017), City of Tiny Lights (2016), Wonder Woman (2017), Sleight (2016), Game of Thrones Hack is Not Piracy, Google Fires Anti-Diversity Guy, On this Day in Tech

Duration:00:27:56

RRR186 Ready Player One, Asteroid Spaceships, Tesla, and More!

8/6/2017
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Oh My God, It's Sunday! Website Chaos, Show Split, That News Gathering Algorithm Thingy I Wrote in Lua, Salvation, Mars, Designated Survivor, Split, A Dark Song, Ready Player One, Robert Hardy, Summer Magic: The Complete Journal of Luke Kirby, N64 Mini, RuneScape's Jagex and Improbable Team Up, Marcus Hutchins, North Korea, UK Encryption, iPod Nano and Shuffle Dead, Hyperloop One Test, Asteroid Spaceships, Tesla Model 3, MS Paint, On this Day in Tech

Duration:00:38:03

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