Thu, 26 February 2015
Mon, 23 February 2015
Welcome to episode 72 of The Next Level. In this month’s feature Ant, James and Amaechi look at the major games coming out this year and what we are all looking forward to the most in what is set to be one of the biggest years in gaming.
In the news
· Controversy rages over the length of PS4 exclusive The Order 1886.
· Classic RPG Ultima Underworld to be rekindled in Underworld Ascendant Kickstarter. Find out more on this Kickstarter at https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/othersidegames/underworld-ascendant
· Sony forget to renew The Last Guardian but insist the long in development game is still coming.
· Humble Bundle Square Enix 2 released packed with several classic games.
· Microsoft brings out update to the Xbox One Upload Studio video publishing platform. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DTVAxFcp-Xg
· BAFTA Game Awards nominees revealed.
Tue, 17 February 2015
Fri, 30 January 2015
This month agents K.E.H.A.A.R and M.A.T.T. are joined by guest Graham Pearce to discuss the Agents of A.C.R.O.N.Y.M.; that impenetrable nest of agencies with a snappy name disguising a clunky mess of words. Yes, its superspies, and this week cover:
● Nick Fury and SHIELD
● Checkmate, ARGUS, Task Force X and Amanda Waller
● TV spies from UNCLE to Knight Industries and beyond. And, erm, On the Buses (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/On_the_Buses)
● Spy toys of the 1980s; GI Joe, MASK and Action Force
Fri, 23 January 2015
The boys from geekdom, Monts and Nuge, are back to bring justice and geek sized treats to all!
Ghostbuster gets a reboot and a new cast
The Superman gets a new power (like he's not got enough already).
Week that Was
The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl #1
Is the trope of the task force or special unit a bit overdone?
Mon, 19 January 2015
Welcome to The Next Level in 2015! Join the team on The Next Level as they delve into the latest news and announcements. Sony's sales trend continues at an aggressive rate, Barry talks an Elite Dangerous convention in his home town. Ant smells conspiracy on the horizon amongst the talk ... This month it's the start of a new year and as is the tradition, Amaechi, Barry, Ant and James look back at 2014 and determine their Game of the Year. In round-robin style, the guys divulge their top three games of the year. Also, please head over to dissectingworlds.blogspot.com to get information about the Dissecting Worlds Live! event in which the guys attempt to set up a colony on another world. They are after ideas and, ultimately participants to join them for the following: Foleys pub 159 The Headrow Leeds West Yorkshire LS1 5RG 12 5 pm, Saturday 21st February Drop on over and get involved!
Wed, 7 January 2015
Fri, 2 January 2015
Dave and Barry return with more geek sass than you can shake a lightsaber at with Episode 237 of Geek Syndicate.
Northampton Comic Con is coming while the Marvel universe is ending.
The casting of Supergirl in her upcoming TV series.
Dissecting Worlds Live
Week that was
Starship Troopers invasion
Fri, 2 January 2015
With the launch of the second series of BBC's The Musketeers Barry talks to the show's creator Adrian Hodges what fans can expect.
We talk about the Peter Capaldi exit and what people can expect from Marc Warren as new villain Rochefort. As well as the musketeers themselves and other character, like Constance, Milady and the Queen
The relationship to the show and historical events.
The serial storyline aspect of the series, how that will work and the challenges it presents.
Talk on the darker tone for series 2.
Adrian reveals what a Villian Bank is.
If you want to check out more from adrian than listen to the interview he did with GS earlier in the year whilst filming series 2.
Tue, 30 December 2014
Happy New Year Geeks!
As the first podcast of 2015 Monts and Nuge delve deep into their bag of tricks to bring you the very best that Geekdom has to offer.
Before they start the proceedings the guys have a quick look back at the their last film, comic and book of 2014
Is a Young Han Solo film in the works?
More guests annouced for the Birmingham Comics Festival.
Luke Cage is Cast in the upcoming Netflix show. The news sends the guys into a much deeper debate about the current rise of Comic TV shows.
Week that was
Doctor Who: Last Christmas