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Captain Roy's Rusty Rocket Radio Show: THE UK Geek Broadcast

440 EpisodesProduced by Roy MathurWebsite

Welcome to the greatest show in the multiverse! Fasten your seat belts for a rip-roaring rocket-ship ride to a dark corner of Altair City Spaceport's Rusty Rocket Tavern, where I discuss science fiction, fantasy, and horror; movies, TV, books, comics, games, and toys. The splendidly wizard UK geek b… read more

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CRRRRS 440 The Space Ravers

May 18th, 2022


Full Stack Geek Podcast, Proton Pump Inhibitor Withdrawal Progress, Migraineur, Passport, This Is Spinal Tap 2, Star Trek: Picard, Star Trek: Strange …

CRRRRS 439 Old Knights of the Falling Moon

May 12th, 2022


Retractions, Pain and Strain, Star Wars Day, Moonfall, Ambulance, Halo, Star Trek: Picard, Moon Knight, Obi-Wan Kenobi, New Doctor Cast in Doctor …

CRRRaSh! 434 The Batman Swished in Uncharted Places

April 29th, 2022


The Endless, No Exit, The Batman, Uncharted, Moon Knight
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CRRRaSh! 433 Iain M. Banks Update

April 21st, 2022


2022 update of my 2013 Iain M. Banks retrospective.
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CRRRaSh! 432 Doctor Who: Legend of the Sea Devils

April 19th, 2022


The Wanting Mare, Spider-Man: No Way Home, Scream, Severance, The Walking Dead, Star Trek: Picard, Moon Knight, Doctor Who: Legend of the Sea Devils
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CRRRaSh! 431 Archive 81

March 30th, 2022


Antlers, Firestarter, The Fear Index, Archive 81, Station Eleven, Lost in Space, Star Trek: Discovery, Rick and Morty, The Sandman
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CRRRaSh! 430 Roy's Ominous Tower

March 18th, 2022


Cruft, Ukraine, The Responder, Chloe, This is Going to Hurt, My Historic House on Google Maps, Block Google Docs and Google Drive File Shares, Health and Stress, Microphone Choice
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CRRRaSh! 428 Beckoned Back to the Tower of Wizardry

February 14th, 2022


Venom: Let There Be Carnage, Z for Zachariah, The Book of Boba Fett, Peacemaker, The Wheel of Time
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CRRRaSh! 427 Nightmare Alley

February 7th, 2022


I'm Sorry, Nightmare Alley, Time Lord Victorious: Daleks!, Star Wars Rey and Finn Romance, The Book of Boba Fett, Moon Knight Accent, Text Editors, …

CRRRaSh! 425 Eternals

January 27th, 2022


Hypnogogia, My Eye, Eternals, Luther, Trigger Point, I'm Still on the SM58, Your Mic Cable Might be Noisy, Disco
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CRRRaSh! 424 I Wrote a Script for the BBC

January 18th, 2022


Eye, Feet, Head, The Book of Boba Fett, The One, The Expanse, The Tourist, Hidden Assets, DBX 286s, Mic, I Wrote a Script for the BBC, Cider, Haircut
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CRRRaSh! 423 Only in Cinemas

January 13th, 2022


Only in Cinemas, Army of Thieves, B: The Beginning, In Phase XLR-to-TRS Cables, Podcasting Gear Update
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CRRRaSh! 422 The Matrix Resurrections

January 5th, 2022


Special guest, science fiction author Saul Garnell (AKA Doctor Mars) joins me to decode and review The Matrix Resurrections.
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CRRRaSh! 421 Happy New Year

January 2nd, 2022


Happy New Year, Doctor Who: Eve of the Daleks, Hawkeye, What I Hope for in the Next Doctor, Creaking Tech Dialogue in Movie Scripts, Come on People, Feedback, Please!
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CRRRaSh! 419 Merry Monday

December 29th, 2021


The State of Me, The State of the Pod, Boxing Day, COVID Test, The Matrix Quadrilogy, Hammer House of Horror, Doctor Who Christmas Specials, The Girl Before, BBC iPlayer Roku App, More Upcoming Vintage Doctor Who Talk, …

CRRRaSh! 417 Last Night in Soho

December 23rd, 2021


The State of Me, The State of the Pod, Merry Christmas Eve Eve, South Asian Comic Book Superheroes, The Expanse, Cowboy Bebop, Asian Culture Depicted …

CRRRaSh! 416 Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings

December 17th, 2021


The State of Me, Greta, Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings, Doctor Who: Flux, Hawkeye, Yellowjackets, The Expanse, Keychron K2v2, Christmas Playlist
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CRRRaSh! 415 No Time to Die

December 6th, 2021


Sorry Again, The Car is Back, COVID-19 Booster, Free Guy, The Wanting Mare, Finch, No Time to Die, Dune, Dexter: New Blood, UFO, Angela Black, The …

CRRRaSh! 413 Midnight Mass

November 12th, 2021


Spoilers and Trigger Warnings, How Have I Been?, The Haunting of Bly Manor, Midnight Mass
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CRRRaSh! 410 Happy Halloween

November 1st, 2021


Happy Halloween, In a Wizardly Huff, Tourette's Pickle, The Batman, Succession, Edgar Allan Poe TV Show, New Iron Maiden and ACDC Albums and Tours, Cascade Error Headphone Fun, Show Notes and Blog Posts, Doctor Who …

CRRRaSh! 409 Sheep Speedrun

October 25th, 2021


The State of Captain Wizard, Ground Wizard, World Mental Health Day, Let's Talk Genocide, Koh-i-Noor: Keep Calm and Give it Back, Be Kind, Captain Kirk in Space!, Needle in a Timestack, Robert Silverberg, Bob Shaw, …

CRRRaSh! 408 Really Not Quite the First Day of the Month

October 10th, 2021


Third Time Lucky, Laid Back, Relatives, James Whale's Frankenstein, Kraft Cheese, Dentist, My First Uber!, Job, Pinch, Punch, First Day of the Month, Morris Dancing, The Wicker Man, COVID-19 Booster, Pancakes, Fuel, and …

CRRRaSh! 407 Candyman

September 28th, 2021


Birthday, Halloween, Pitr Paksa, UK Energy Crisis: Gas and Petrol, Candyman, Malignant, The Handmaid's Tale, Foundation, The Lost Symbol, SmallRig …

CRRRaSh! 406 Malignant

September 24th, 2021


The Scheduling Is Still up the Spout, But..., Slender Man, Malignant, RIP Clive Sinclair, Podcasting Noise Pollution
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CRRRaSh! 403 Pony

September 15th, 2021


Pony, The Time Flow is Getting Mixed Up, The Absent-Mindedness of Age, Constipated, Happy Space: 1999 Breakaway Day, Happy Star Trek Day, Back On …

CRRRaSh! 402 Tropical

September 6th, 2021


Poop Deck, Moonfall, Vigil, Warrior, No Close Encounter with Alan Moore, Why I Love Werewolves, Cinema is Not Dead, Mary Wollstonecraft's Statue, …

CRRRaSh! 401 Ooowww!

August 30th, 2021


Afghanistan, Soft Fluffy Blankets, Werewolves Within, Bloodthirsty, The Amityville Moon, Destroyer, Brand New Cherry Flavor, AI and VR Snake Oil, …

CRRRaSh! 400 Chim Chiminey

August 23rd, 2021


What Happened?, Afghanistan, Minor Rebrand, Luther Arkwright, The Suicide Squad, Sweet Tooth, What If...?, The Bad Batch, Stranger Things Season 4
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CRRRaSh! 397 Ladder

August 4th, 2021


Computer Problems, Moustache, Wasps, Halva, Jungle Cruise, The White Lotus, Windows, Ladder, Turmoil, Shout Outs
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CRRRaSh! 396 Heatwave

July 24th, 2021


Heatwave, Freedom Day, Wasps, Car, The Tomorrow War, The Unholy, Black Widow, Infinite, A Quiet Place Part II, Loki, Firefox, Windows 11, Windows …

CRRRaSh! 395 A Demon to Torment Authors

July 17th, 2021


Freedom Day, Culture? What Culture?, Dentistry Tools, The Horus Box, Grammarly, Missing Opportunities, Such a Long To Do List, Geek Dreams
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CRRRaSh! 393 Voyage: Incredible Places Revealed

July 7th, 2021


Again?!, Nick, Vrillon, Alarm System Boxes, Not Everyone's Phone is Fast, Dentistry Tools, Women's Pockets, No Mask Johnson, Glasses, Voyage: …

CRRRaSh! 391 9th Year Anniversary Show

July 4th, 2021


Happy 9th Anniversary of CRRRaSh!, Glasses, Alarm, Philly D.A., Loki, Gear Talk, Shure SM7B vs. Shure SM58 vs. Behringer XM8500, Recommendations for Podcasters, RIP John McAfee, Mauritian Food, I'm Still Saying My Name …

CRRRaSh! 389 Rave in the Woods

June 22nd, 2021


In the Earth, We Are Lady Parts, Job Hunting, Glasses
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CRRRaSh! 387 Nordic Naughtiness

June 16th, 2021


Berenice Marlowe isn't in This..., Whale Swallows Man, No More Embedded Show Notes, Archive, Loki, Glitch in the Matrix of Gallifrey, Old Friends …

CRRRaSh! 386 My Uncle Was a Stage Magician Involved in a Magical Feud

June 9th, 2021


Another Second Taping, Han Solo, My Uncle Was a Stage Magician Involved in a Magical Feud, The Gangster, the Cop, the Devil, Vivarium, Riders of …

CRRRaSh! 385 Cruel Good

June 3rd, 2021


No More Non Review Reviews, Reassuringly Incompetent, World Podcast Statistics, The Woman in the Window, Cruella, Last Night in Soho, Highlander, Debris, Mr Inbetween, Creepshow
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CRRRaSh! 384 A Somewhat Auspicious Day for Podding

May 26th, 2021


This is Not Day Three of Three, Happy Towel Day, ZZ9 Plural Z Alpha, Moustache, Justified, Second Jab, Army of the Dead, Roku Channel's Paltry Fare, Listener Comments, Sound
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CRRRaSh! 382 Stop Eating Me! Argh!

May 15th, 2021


Welcome to Day Two of Three, Nobody, Freaky, Mortal Kombat, Stowaway
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CRRRaSh! 381 Moist Orbs

May 15th, 2021


Welcome to Day One of Three, May the 4th Be with You, The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, Stargirl, Invincible, For All Mankind, Most Dangerous Game, …

CRRRaSh! 379 Do You Want to Hear My Impression of Mothra?

April 23rd, 2021


I Have Not Been on Holiday, ---He Built a Crooked House, The White Tiger, Godzilla vs. Kong, The Season of Passage, Renfield, Indiana Jones 5, …

CRRRaSh! 378 Bummy Tummy

April 7th, 2021


Nothing Serious, But..., The White Tiger, Greenland, The Endless, Raising Dion, A Mother's Son, Trauma, The Falcon and the Winter Soldier
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CRRRaSh! 377 Wherefore Art Thou Weng?

March 29th, 2021


Happy Holi, RIP George Segal, The Beano, Zack Snyder's Justice League, Wherefore Art Thou Weng?
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CRRRaSh! 376 The Bureaucracy Bureau

March 24th, 2021


I Wasn't Alright, Fantasy Island, The Head Hunter, Bill and Ted Face the Music, A Glitch in the Matrix, Sound of Metal, WandaVision, The Walking Dead, Superman and Lois, For all Mankind, Bloodlands, The Falcon and the …

CRRRaSh! 374 We Have Lists

February 25th, 2021


Leak, Garages, Lists, My Knightly Quest for Groceries, The Expanse, Heroes, Cheap PC, Mini PC, Netbook, SBC, Laptop, Ryzen, NUC, Windows Development PC, Mp3tag, Kid3, Amvidia Tag Editor, Ubersicht, Google Firing …

CRRRaSh! 372 The Complexity of a Cascade Error

February 15th, 2021


A Tiny Bit of Repetition, Migraine Update, Car Update, Leak!, Happy Valentine's Day, The Stand, Podcast Migration Fiasco, Big Tech Black Box, Apple Slams Facebook Over Privacy, The Complexity of a Cascade Error, …

CRRRaSh! 369 The Faff of Pod

January 27th, 2021


Bitter Lemon on the Rocks, Underwater, The Watch, Doctor Who's Jodie Whittaker, Changing Podcast Host, DBX286S Channel Strip, Shure 55SH Dynamic Microphone, K and M or Gator Frame Works Mini Boom Stand, The War Against …

CRRRaSh! 368 The End is Nighish

January 22nd, 2021


The State of the Pod, Weather, The Great Brexit Rip Off is No Surprise, Trump Out, Record Collecting Update, The End is Nighish, Police National …

CRRRaSh! 366 After Dark

January 16th, 2021


Doctor Who Revisit Rescheduled, Chicken Coup, Collecting, UK Ignores Pzifer's Dosage Instructions, Covid-19 Vaccine is Hindu Friendly, This is the End

CRRRaSh! 365 Pleather Fetish

January 13th, 2021


The Twelve Days of Christmas, The Midnight Sky, Star Trek: Discovery, Ringworld, IKEA Mammut, Podcasting Headphones: Beyerdynamic DT150, Sony 7506, JVC HA-S160, No Name Foam Earpads, Brainwavz Earpads
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CRRRaSh! 352 Detective

December 24th, 2020


Happy Christmas Eve Eve, Hello New Listeners, There Have Been Spillages in My TARDIS/SIDRAT/Vimana, Motherless Brooklyn, The Kid Detective, Tenet, The Expanse Season Five, The Mandalorian Season Two Finale, Warner Bros. …

CRRRaSh! 349 386

December 16th, 2020


The State of the Pod, RIP John le Carre, RIP Barbara Windsor, Small Axe: Alex Wheatle, The Sister, The Visitor, Doctor Zhivago, Anna Karenina, The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings, Lamy Z50 Extra Fine Fountain Pen Nib in …

CRRRaSh! 348 Chair

December 11th, 2020


The State of the Pod, Small Axe: Red, White and Blue and Alex Wheatle, The Flight Attendant, The Mandalorian, Star Trek: Discovery, eBay, IKEA Desk Chair Excavation, Commodore 64, The C64, Commodore 65, Commodore 128

CRRRaSh! 346 Refrain

December 4th, 2020


The State of the Pod, Only Use Established News Sources, Why Should You Listen to Me? Covid-19 UK Update, RIP Ben Bova, RIP David Prowse, His Dark …

CRRRaSh! 344 Ephemeral

November 25th, 2020


Weather, Migraine, Diwali Lamps Outside Number 11 Downing Street, Birds of Prey and the Atavistic Apeman Brain, Laddu, Pumpkin pie, Crab Apples, Camel Milk, Cheese-on-toast, Black Jacks, Dangerous Visions, A Simple …

CRRRaSh! 342 Zillionth Update

November 13th, 2020


Nightmare, Well Done Americans, The Great Rebranding, Happy Friday the 13th Pamela Voorhees, Star Trek: Discovery, Pat Mills's Spacewarp, Apple M1, Pi 400, Nokia 6.1 Plus, Amazon Basics USB Hubs are Pants, USB and …

CRRRaSh! 341 Tourette's Syndrome Tic Supercut

November 10th, 2020


Some time ago I said I might make a supercut of all my Tourette's syndrome vocal tics that I usually cut while editing episodes of this podcast. Here it is.
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CRRRaSh! 340 Scream, Scream, Scream, Scream

November 8th, 2020


The State of the Pod, The Lockdown Part Deux, Worshiping the Dark Lord, Fred Perry T-Shirts, Hello Americans, The Uninvited, Scream, Scream 2, Scream 3, Scream 4, Lovecraft Country, Star Trek: Discovery, The …

CRRRaSh! 339 Movies and Games Release Schedules

October 20th, 2020


The State of the Pod, New York Comic Con, Possessor, Books of Blood, New Release Dates for Geek Movies, My Halloween Video Playlist, Time Lord Victorious: Daleks! Helstrom, The Walking Dead, Invincible, Raised by …

CRRRaSh! 337 The Show Must Go On

October 9th, 2020


Lightweight Throwing Towel Not Thrown, New Reading Specs and Specsavers, UK Covid-19 Update, Cineworld Temporary Closure, Lovecraft Country, Time Bandits, The Social Dilemma, HeroQuest Reissue, Amazon Flex Motor …

CRRRaSh! 335 The Second Taping

September 23rd, 2020


Still Here, Fast Food, Humane Spider Trap, Dune,, Amazon Flex, Skype Credit Ripoff, TikTok, I Have a Bike, Car Reversing Sensor, …

CRRRaSh! 334 Behold, I am the Beholder

September 10th, 2020


Insurance Renewal, Death, Too Much Eyeball, Apologies to Cornwall, Cornish Splits, Scones, Cream Tea, American Biscuits, Project Power, Lovecraft …

CRRRaSh! 333 A Fat Man Thing

September 1st, 2020


Negativity, Cream Tea, The Lost Boys, Tenet, Chadwick Boseman, Apple v Epic, Roku YouTube App Problems Continue, Podcasting Gear, Old School …

CRRRaSh! 331 A Very Localised Tornado

August 25th, 2020


A Very Localised Tornado, Bearded, Geekly Activity, The Slide, Red Dwarf: The First Three Million Years, Problems with Emulators, RetroPie, Lakka, …

CRRRaSh! 328 Blackberry Preserve

August 14th, 2020


The State of Me, I Made Blackberry Preserve, Bad Haircut, The Umbrella Academy, Homeland, The Deceived, Christopher Eccleston and David Tennant to …

CRRRaSh! 326 Stick That Up Your Wizarding Robes

August 1st, 2020


Hot Again, The Light Fantastic, Snowfall, Greyhound, Shirley, Rockfield, I May Destroy You, Dectorists, Torchwood, Stargirl, Star Trek: Lower Decks, The Expanse, Comic-Con@Home, Tweetdeck, Show Notes Update, BLM …

CRRRaSh! 325 Esc

July 24th, 2020


The Last Virus Diary Entry, More Shows for the Wrong Reasons, The Old Guard, Avenue 5, Brave New World, Storyville: Inside the Lehman Brothers, Tiananmen: The People V the Party, United Skates, and The Trial of Ratko …

CRRRaSh! 323 8 Years

July 15th, 2020


8 Years, Virus Diary, Oven, Odeon to Repoen, You Should Have Left, I Am the Night, PPE, Vivaldi, K-Meleon, Behringer V-Tone Acoustic ADI21, L.R. …

CRRRaSh! 322 Hot

June 25th, 2020


Virus Diary, The Vast of Night, 7500, The Invisible Man, Da 5 Bloods, Into the Night, Stargirl, Plex, MS DLNA, and Networked Media Streaming is Crap, Sgeyr 4K HDMI Switcher, Beyerdynamic DT150 Headphones Redux, Diplomat …

CRRRaSh! 319 HackinPi

June 19th, 2020


Virus Diary, Job Hunting, Myst Online Uru Live, Celestia, Nethack, Flare: Empyrean Campaign, Diablo, Black Annex, WWDC, Contacting the ISS, QB64
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CRRRaSh! 317 Out of Order

June 10th, 2020


Out of Order, Virus Diary, Blackout Tuesday, Days of the Bagnold Summer, Black Metal, The Death-Ray, The Hitch Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy, …

CRRRaSh! 316 Louche Adventurer

June 2nd, 2020


Virus Diary, Snowfall (Show), The Perks of Being a Wallflower, Maleficient: Mistress of Evil, Color Out of Space, The Report, Proximity, Snowfall …

CRRRaSh! 313 Otzi Made Me Less of a Git

May 12th, 2020


Virus Diary, Doctor Who: Fugitive of the Judoon, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker DVD, Star Wars Day, Amazon Spying on Third Party Sellers, DVDFab 11, WinX DVD Ripper Platinum, DVDSmith Movie Backup, Sega Mega Drive …

CRRRaSh! 312 Virtual Pub

April 22nd, 2020


Dry, Virus Diary, The Lovely Bones, Persepolis, The Code, The Secret Daughter, The Fog, Devs, Red Dwarf: The Promised Land, Proper HTML? Pah! Snappy …

CRRRaSh! 311 Chicken Feet

April 16th, 2020


This week: Perceptron, Crusty Eyed Monster, Virus Diary, My Fictional 1980s Office, Dragonslayer, Batwoman, Tales from the Loop, and Lockdown Hobbies.
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CRRRaSh! 310 Virus Diary

April 8th, 2020


What's it like in the UK? Also Drag Me to Hell, Sauerbraten 2, and did you know the Huawei Honor 9 Lite and Nokia 6.1 Plus are terrible squirrel snappers? I thought not.
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CRRRaSh! 301 1980s Sword and Sorcery Movies

March 10th, 2020


I revisit some 1980s Sword and Sorcery Movies.
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CRRRaSh! 300 The 300th Episode

February 14th, 2020


The Infinite Pod, The Infinite Moan, Blessed Relief from Valentine's Day, The Goldfinch, Star Trek: Picard, Snowfall, Locke and Key, RIP Kirk …

CRRRaSh! 298 Re-Resumed

January 18th, 2020


1917, Guardians of the Galaxy, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, Terminator: Genisys, Terminator: Dark Fate, Doctor Sleep, You, Lost in Space, Messiah, …

CRRRaSh! 297 Abnormal Service has Resumed

January 4th, 2020


Post-Holiday Analysis, Caffeinated Beverages, New Year's Resolutions, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, The Limehouse Golem, Inspiration, Ghost …

CRRRaSh! 296 Best Movies of the Decade

December 31st, 2019


Inception, Arrival, Mad Max: Fury Road, Maleficent, A Monster Calls, Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale, The Babadook, Black Swan, Get Out, The Artist, Nightcrawler, Red Hill
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CRRRaSh! 295 2019 Christmas Special

December 25th, 2019


Merry Christmas, Christmas Cards, Christmas Presents, Christmas Dinner, His Dark Materials, Click and Collect, A Christmas Carol, Christmas …

CRRRaSh! 293 Radio Silence

December 23rd, 2019


Happy Nearly Christmas, Radio Silence, Missed, The Dead Center, Freaks, Nancy Drew, Rick and Morty, Secret City, Black Hole Follow Up
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CRRRaSh! 292 Captain Kidd

December 17th, 2019


Captain Klaes Ashford, The Expanse, Captain Kidd Song, Captain Kidd Action Figure, BT Infinity Final Update, Apple MacBook Pro 16, Apple Pricing, …

CRRRaSh! 291 Bed

December 14th, 2019


Bed, Deaths, Births, Lake Mungo, Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, Ready or Not, Maps to the Stars, The Morning Show, Killing Eve, The Mandalorian, The Expanse, Mr. Robot, The Jungle Prince
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CRRRaSh! 289 Copywrong

November 28th, 2019


Delays, Changes, BT Internet Saga, Black Friday, Picard, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, Star Wars I to VII 4K on DisneyPlus, His Dark Materials, Watchmen, The Walking Dead, The Punisher, Jessica Jones, Gotham, For …

CRRRaSh! 288 It Definitely Did Not Take the Biscuit

November 11th, 2019


No Fireworks, Remembrance Sunday, Dublin Murders, Creepshow, For All Mankind, See, Le Guerre Du Mondes, Haji/Giri, His Dark Materials, The King, Google Charging for Storage, Too Many Different Streaming Services? Feed …

CRRRaSh! 286 Happy Halloween

October 31st, 2019


Happy Spidery, Creaky, and Groany Halloween, Nice New Pen, Joker
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CRRRaSh! 285 Happy Diwali

October 28th, 2019


Happy Diwali, Rainy London, In the Shadow of the Moon, El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie, Mr. Robot, The Art of Self Defence, Watchmen, Clocks Go Back
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CRRRaSh! 284 The Future is Actually Out There

October 11th, 2019


Hello, Sick, Flu Shot, Justin Trudeau in Blackface, Naga Munchetty Exonerated, Crawl, Spider-Man: Far from Home, Ad Astra, High Life, DUST Sci-Fi Movies, Evil, The Capture, Jonathon Creek, David Cameron on Freakonomics …

CRRRaSh! 283 The Horus Box

September 26th, 2019


All about publishing my adventure thriller novel, The Horus Box. Oh, and today is my birthday.
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CRRRaSh! 281 Life is a Double Bladed Lightsaber

August 31st, 2019


Why It's Good That This Thing Exists, Movie Chat? Coffee, Too Old to Die Young, Obi-Wan Kenobi TV Show, Rogue One Prequel, The Mandalorian, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, Ad Astra, Santiago: A Myth of the Far Future, …

CRRRaSh! 280 Why Fi?

August 27th, 2019


It's Been One of Those..., Splendid Days, Dead Undead, The Handmaid's Tale, Mindhunter, Alan Moore Retires, Metallica's One, BT Infinity Update 2, Does Your Phone Have Dual Band WiFi? Amazon Satellites, The Making of …

CRRRaSh! 279 To Infinity?!

August 11th, 2019


The Show is Still the Show, Godzilla: King of the Monsters, Years and Years, Fosse/Verdon, The Misadventures of Romesh Ranganathan, BT Infinity Update 1, Roku Streaming Stick+, Moronic Camera Guy at Jessops, Imprint …

CRRRaSh! 278 Stranger Things and Other Things

August 2nd, 2019


Hey Geeks! Get Out More, Stranger Things Season 3, The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance, Veronica Mars, Terminator: Dark Fate, Star Trek: Picard, Harry Potter Rewatch, Inspector Morse Rewatch, The Boys, RIP Rutger Hauer, …

CRRRaSh! 276 Holding Pattern

July 19th, 2019


Holding Pattern, Muggy Weather, Brexit, NHS, Jett, Legion, The Boys, New Look Twitter, Prime Day, Smart CIty RObotic Challenge, Mad Cow Disease: The …

CRRRaSh! 275 Doctor Who: The Mutants

July 4th, 2019


I correct some errors and omissions in 274 and take you on a little walk around London.
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CRRRaSh! 272 Temple of When

June 29th, 2019


Mostly Nerd Life, Kojak, Chicken Like a Head, Every Spare Moment Gardening, The Appointment, Dad's Ship, Pennyworth, Legends, The Three Musketeers, Temple of Doom, Pet Sematary, Nitin Sawney, Ray Garton, Final Crisis, …

CRRRaSh! 270 Rage Delete

June 16th, 2019


Head Cold, Tea Tree Oil Update, Delayed Medical Thingy, Rage Delete, The Handmaid's Tale, Chernobyl, Swamp Thing, I Cleaned! Dead Mouse, Plain Text …

CRRRaSh! 269 Kerr Avon is Dead

June 5th, 2019


CRRRaSh Podcast News, Humans are Basically Ents, Welcome to this Week's Big Mess of Nerd, Paul Darrow Passes Away, Captain Jean-Luc Picard's Hard …

CRRRaSh! 268 Jeff Bezos, You Suck

May 27th, 2019


Jeff Bezos, You Suck: Amazon to Sell Facial Recognition Software to US Cops, Continues Not to Care About the Planet, its Workers, or Selling Racist Products, Medical Mishaps, European Elections, Brightburn's Stupid …

CRRRaSh! 267 Game of Thrones Finale The Iron Throne

May 21st, 2019


Let's talk about the finale of Game of Thrones. Oh, and there are just so many spoilers.
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CRRRaSh! 266 Return of the Rambles

May 20th, 2019


Top of the Show Rambles, Safety Boot Dance, Exhausted, Avengers: Endgame, John Wick 2, War for the Planet of the Apes, The Batman, Outage from Hell, Tech Update from Mum About Her New Nokia 6.1 Plus, Patreon?
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CRRRaSh! 264 Penultimate Game of Thrones

May 14th, 2019


Everything in Game of Thrones, up to and including The Bells. Spoilers.
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CRRRaSh! 263 Smarty Pants

May 12th, 2019


Origin, StarTripper!! Horrible Motion Smoothing, Familial Tech Support, Continuing Amazon Saga
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CRRRaSh! 262 Star Wars Cornettos

May 11th, 2019


Normal Service Has Resumed, Game of Thrones, The Good Fight, The 410, Star Wars Day Movies, Escape Room, Captain Marvel, Shazam! Hellraiser and Candyman Remakes, Brightburn Trailer, Spider-Man: Far From Home Trailer, …

CRRRaSh! 261 Neo-Nazi Merch Still for Sale on Amazon UK

May 10th, 2019


Hey, Jeff Bezos, Why is Amazon Still Selling Neo-Nazi Merch?
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CRRRaSh! 260 Bitter Lemon

April 28th, 2019


Notre Dame Rebuild Cost, Climate Change: The Facts, Our Planet, Extinction Rebellion Continues, Favourite and Least Favourite Podcasts, Sri Lanka Social Media Blackout, Neo-Nazi Garbage Still for Sale on Amazon, …

CRRRaSh! 259 Zombie Brains!

April 20th, 2019


Errors and Omissions, and the Usual Geek Natter, Notre Dame Fire, Star Trek: Discovery Season 2 Finale, Latest Video Acquisitions, Poundstore? That UK Porn Block Thingy Again, Walk Wiped Me Out, But Google Fit Didn't …

CRRRaSh! 258 Game of Thrones Season 8 Premier Special

April 17th, 2019


I talk about the final season of Game of Thrones. Spoilers.
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CRRRaSh! 257 Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker and The Mandalorian

April 16th, 2019


Last time, I was so excited that I forgot to actually talk about what happened in the trailer. Sorry about that. In this episode, I rectify that mistake by expanding my thoughts about the Star Wars: The Rise of …

CRRRaSh! 256 Blu-ray Roy

April 13th, 2019


Episode Title? Reiteration of What this Show is About, Star Wars Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker, Star Wars Celebration, Bauhaus and Kandinsky, The …

CRRRaSh! 255 Cheese Rage

April 8th, 2019


Veggie Burgers That Bleed, Cheese Rage, Ear Hair, The Blade Runner Movies are Fiction, but Slavery Still Exists, Free Philip K. Dick Books, EU Articles 11 and 13... Uh? Social Networks Broken, Apple's Boot Camp Broken, …

CRRRaSh! 254 Joker

April 6th, 2019


My thoughts on the upcoming Joker movie.
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CRRRaSh! 253 The Twilight Zone

April 6th, 2019


In this episode, I talk about the rebooted The Twilight Zone.
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CRRRaSh! 252 Us

April 1st, 2019


I talk about Jordan Peele's latest horror film Us. Some minor spoilers.
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CRRRaSh! 251 A Monkey Would Die In Here

April 1st, 2019


Welcome to Summer Time and Happy Mothers Day, The B Word, Random Ramble Around the Studio, Errors and Omissions: Bok the Prancing Gargoyle and Tudor Diversity, What's in My Sweet Box? What's in My Toy Box? What's in My …

CRRRaSh! 249 The 4 Minute Party

March 26th, 2019


The Great Rummaging, Happy Holi, New TV, Dick Dale Dies, Nigel Terry Died... a While Ago, David Bailey's Enormous Tome, American Gods Season 2, The …

CRRRaSh! 247 Less Grim More Grin (Not Gin!)

March 17th, 2019


Happy St Patrick's Day, Less Grim More Grin (Not Gin!), Less Tweets from the Captain, What Happened to the Audio Stings? The Scarlet Gospels …

CRRRaSh! 245 The Worst Things About This Podcast

March 11th, 2019


The Worst Things About this Podcast, Totally Off Topic Editorial About Dead Babies, Other Things That Annoy Listeners? Leaving Neverland, Happy Death Day 2U, Magenta Devine, Jan-Michael Vincent, SpaceX Dragon Docks with …

CRRRaSh! 244 Teatime in Toytown

March 7th, 2019


The Screen, The Bits, The Twits, The Walking Dead, Curfew, My Sister the Serial Killer, Keith Flint, Luke Perry, Andy Anderson, Deaths Outside Our Bubble, Game of Thrones, Possible Cure for HIV? Facebook Two Factor …

CRRRaSh! 243 Loot!

February 27th, 2019


Nose Juice!, I Plugged My Drum Machine into a Guitar Amp, New moon of Jupiter, Hippocamp, Discovered, Insomnia Induced The Night Stalker Rewatch, Hayabusa2 Lands on Ryuga, Opportunity Rover Takes the Longest Nap, …

CRRRaSh! 240 The Captain's Invisible Musical Coat

February 16th, 2019


Extra Shows, Late Breaking Amazon Cancels New York HQ2, Sterilise Neti Pots! Insurance Industry Ready to Make a Killing with Drone Insurance …

CRRRaSh! 239 Happy Valentine's Day?

February 14th, 2019


On today's show: Extra Moaning: Horrible Ron Burgundy Podcast Ads, Idiotic Twitter Promoted Ads for Political Propaganda and the Caring and Sharing …

CRRRaSh! 238 Heat Shield Failure!

February 11th, 2019


Drink?, How Goth is That?, Accident Prone, More Royal Mail Cock Ups, My Pod's Heat Shield is Overheating, How It Ends, Bezos the Hero?, Gimlet Worth How Much?, Podcast Show Notes Linked with CDATA in XML Feed, Writing …

CRRRaSh! 236 Welcome to the Sunday Cocktail Lounge (Don't Fear the Turnip)

February 4th, 2019


CRRRaSh! Cocktail Lounges, Mammoths, Eh? The Magicians, Rick Worthy's Dean Henry Fogg is Great in The Magicians Season 4, Watching and Listening to The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy TV and Radio Show Again, The Great …


January 28th, 2019


Star Trek: New Picard and Michelle Yeoh Shows, and Discovery Season 2, Gotham, The Punisher, Game of Thrones, Wayne, Paul Zindel, Play 7th Guest …

CRRRS 234 Hello 2019!

January 16th, 2019


First Show of the Year! Belated Season's Greetings! Belated Happy Makar Sankranti! Surviving Christmas, What Did Roy Get for Christmas? Star Wars Re-Watch was My Christmas Thing, Harmy's Despecialized Editions: Harmy is …

CRRRS 233 Space Talk

December 24th, 2018


Space Talk, Supernova Remnant, Mars's Korolev Crater, ESA's ISS Commander Alex Gerst Returns, Water on Asteroids, Hole in Soyuz Leads to ISS Air …

CRRRS 232 Fiendishly Fiendish Fiends

December 20th, 2018


Uptime 21 Days, BrightBurn, Sonic the Hedgehog, Into the Dark, Little Drummer Girl, Ant Wars, Fiends of the Western Front, Getting My Personal XMas Movie Festival with LibreELEC, Kodi, and Sneakernet
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CRRRS 231 Toyshops of the Breezy Happiness

December 16th, 2018


This Week's Episode Title? Brain Happiness and the Disney and Lego Stores, Amar Chitra Katha's Indian Mythology Comics, Techie and Creative Christmas …

CRRRS 230 Roy (The Hooded Chap)

December 13th, 2018


Roy (The Hooded Chap)? Nightflyers, Doctor Who Season 12, Pete Shelley, Showbox Replacement
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CRRRS 229 We Have Plop Down

December 9th, 2018


Chocolate Covered Coffee Beans, Star Wars Extravaganza, Mortal Engines, The Mandalorian, Star Wars Spy Thriller, Is There Too Much Star Wars? Killing …

CRRRS 228 Slaking My Ink Lust

December 7th, 2018


Roy.Pod.Meta.Uh?, Preshow Jitters, RIP Nick Roeg, T.I.M.E. Stories: A Prophecy of Dragons, Daredevil Axed, Handmaid's Tale Sequel Novel, Showbox Down, WileyFox Pro (The Last Ever Windows Phone), Moto G6, iPhone SE, 6S, …

CRRRS 227 Hi Ho Silver! I Rode a Lime Electric Bike Like the Lone Ranger!

December 5th, 2018


Lime's dockless electric bikes come to the UK, so I tried them out.
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CRRRS 226 This (Driverless) Car is 100% Vomit Proof

November 30th, 2018


Apologies, My Spidey Books Arrived! AtGames Booted by Sega, Gaming Waffle, But Absolutely Nothing about Red Dead Redemption 2 (Yawn), Channel Zero …

CRRRS 225 Ave Satana

November 21st, 2018


Weird Episode Titles, The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, Await Further Instructions, Manifest, The Equalizer 2, Bad Vanilla, We're Not Getting Free YouTube Movies in the UK, Screen Heavy, but Not for Long
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CRRRS 224 l'Horreur, der Horror

November 19th, 2018


Belated Remembrance Day Greetings, Belated Happy Indian New Year, Overlord, Pan, Doctor Who: Demons of the Punjab, RIP William Goldman, Paramount's …

CRRRS 223 It's Showtime, Folks!

November 17th, 2018


This Show is About Genre Fiction, I'm Interested in the Story, Boldly Voyaging the Multiverse: Probably the Best Nerd Blog in the Multiverse is …

CRRRS 222 I Feel the Need... the Need for Sleep

November 6th, 2018


Welcome to Nearly Winter, The Incredibles 2, Bad Boys 3, Avatar 2, 3, etc., Top Gun 2, Hellraiser, Hellbound: Hellraiser II, The Scarlet Gospels, The Walking Dead, Doctor Who Series 11 So Far, Doctor Who Christmas …

CRRRS 221 Sick Captain, Sick Ship

October 28th, 2018


Old Breaches, Sick Captain, Sick Ship, Daredevil Season 3, Librarians and Booksellers' Lack of Diversity, Short Lifespan of Smartphones and Laptops
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RGB 220 From Altair with Love

October 8th, 2018


Happy Birthday Me! Corn on the Cob, My Shortness Youngsplained, Trump Laughed at by UN, I'm Sick and the Heat's Out.... Again, Yet Another Podcast Title, Yet More Changes, Series Break, I Do Take Them to Task, Doctor …

RDP 219 What's Up at Roy's Dread Tower of Wizardry?

September 17th, 2018


What's Up at Roy's Dread Tower of Wizardry? Explicit It, Shut It Elon! Kick Fascists, Nazis, and Racists Off Every Social Media Platform, No Stream of Twitter, American Animals, Rock the Kasbah, Summer of 84, …

RDP 218 Roy.Pod? I Should Have Called It Vader's Chill Ball

September 7th, 2018


Game of Thrones, The Big Bang Theory, Mr. Robot, Mr. Mercedes, Castle Rock, Thirteen, Sick for Toys, Mad Musk, Bezos the Plutocrat, FBI Interested in LuminosityLink Buyers, Five Eyes Want Big Tech Backdoors Again, …

RRR 217 Osculum infame

August 23rd, 2018


Stupid Pedantic Condescending Red Tape Obsessed Morons, Spartacus: War of the Damned, The Sinner, The Wire, Deadpool 2, Elizabeth Harvest, Danger …

RRR 216 Make It So

August 8th, 2018


Tesco Goes Downmarket (A Nerd Has To Eat), Tech's Big Five Are Greedy Tax Dodgers, America to Own Space, Jurassic Park: Fallen Kingdom, Avengers Infinity War, Distorted, Time Lapse, Train to Busan, Ghost Stories, …

RRR 215 Crunch Mode

July 25th, 2018


Crunch Mode, Hot, Spend? Condor, Strange Angel, Reverie, Power, Humans, Fear The Walking Dead, Star Trek TOS and TNG Repeat and Repeat and Repeat... Gotham, Picnic at Hanging Rock, 5th Passenger, Gerald's Game, TAU, The …

RRR 214 Sharking Trousers

July 13th, 2018


The End, This Podcast is a Geek Audio Blog, Boaty, Lonely Space Alien, Weighty, Inevitable Non-Existent Football Tangent, RIP Steve Ditko, Terry Gilliam's and John Cleese's Whiny Privileged Rants, Jaws, Rick and Morty, …

RRR 213 Welcome to Summer

June 26th, 2018


Solo: A Star Wars Story, Justice League, Better Watch Out, Rampage, Gemini, Infinity Chamber, Spectral, Deathgasm, The Sand, Fahrenheit 451, Unsane, …

RRR 212 Dumb TV, Rich White Men Flee Doomed Earth, Burn the Trees!

June 19th, 2018


I Bought an Idiot Box (TV), The Heat or Watch How I Bask in Global Warming, Destroy Trees Say Network Rail, Alastair Reynolds's Slow Bullets, Ross …

RRR 211 Elon Blows Tesla's Gasket

May 7th, 2018


Dealing with Stuff. Some Pah! Some Yah! Kiss Me First, Guerrilla, Pacific Rim: Uprising, Game Night, Star Wars Day, My 7 Years On Twitter and Other Problems, Gmail Changes, YouTube Changes, Elon Blows Tesla's Gasket, …

RRR 210 Robots of the World, Unite!

May 5th, 2018


Happy May Day! Brexit Screwing London as World Financial Centre, The Handmaid's Tale, Westworld, Romance Scammers on Dragon Fruit, Facebook Announces Dating Service at F8, Toxicity at David Gage's Quantum Dream, Killer …

RRR 209 CityFibre's UK Gigabit Fibre Optic Network and the Weekly Geek

April 23rd, 2018


Happy Earth Day, The Lost Week, The Poisoning of the Single Man, The Damnable Book, Young Sheldon, The Good Fight, Final Space, Billions, The Crossing, Killing Eve, Instinct, Mind Hunter, Lost in Space, The Expanse, …

RRR 208 The Captain's Month of Geek

April 17th, 2018


The Intermission Man, The Writing Man, The Walking Man, Christmas Dinner and Coke Float, Mauritius Independence, Stephen Hawking, Guardian Gone Tabloid and NME Ditches Print, New Raspberry Pi 3B Plus, BBC Micro Envy and …

RRR 207 Rich Old Vampires

March 13th, 2018


Help This Podcast! It's Hanging on by the Skin of My Teeth and the Seat of My Pants, The Phantom Thread, Mute, Coherence, The Cloverfield Paradox, The Thirteenth Floor, Racing Extinction, The Machine, Automata, All I …

RRR 205 Geek Book Finds and Avoiding Lemon Phones

February 6th, 2018


In this episode I talk about some great second hand book finds. I also advise you what to look for in a new smartphone.
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RRR 204 Satellite TV, Dentists, Fear, and Virgin Media

January 29th, 2018


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
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RRR 203 The Mammoth Sessions: Doctor Who Zero

January 20th, 2018


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 …

RRR 202 Courier Movie Meltdown

January 8th, 2018


Sick, Brigsby Bear, Mayhem, Kingsman: The Golden Circle, Everything Beautiful is Far Away, The Pirates of Somalia, Bright, The Visit, Jeepers …

RRR 200 Happy Boxing Day and Star Wars: The Last Jedi

December 26th, 2017


Happy Boxing Day! Today I talk about Star Wars: The Last Jedi(Some Spoilers)
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RRR 199 Happy Christmas! Doctor Who: The Ambassadors of Death and Christmas Special 2017

December 25th, 2017


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 …

RRR 198 Happy Christmas Eve

December 24th, 2017


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 …

RRR 197 The Desk from Hobbiton

November 25th, 2017


This week: Twangier, Roy's Rocket Radio Audio Improvements? Travelers, The Punisher, The Vikings, The Vikings, Excalibur, Black Angel, Glass, The Incredibles 2, Borked Webpage Scripts, Widgets, or Plugins, Firefox …

RRR 196 The Time of the Geek

November 16th, 2017


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 …

RRR 195 The Geek Life Fantastique

November 14th, 2017


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 …

RRR 194 Halloween Unedited

November 1st, 2017


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 …

RRR 193 Stranger Things

October 31st, 2017


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 …

RRR 191 Geek Dating, Horror, and the CIA

October 16th, 2017


Personal: I Need iTunes Reviews, Geek Dating Update, Flu Vaccination, The Exorcist, Inhumans, Mr. Robot, The Deuce, Halt and Catch Fire, The Dark Tower, American Made, Victor Frankenstein
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RRR 190 Happy Birthday Roy!

October 9th, 2017


Happy Birthday Roy! Dating, Star Trek: Discovery, Spider-Man: Homecoming, An Update About My Writing
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RRR 189 Super Sentai Selectric Screams

September 24th, 2017


The Mostly Irrelevant Source of This Week's Show Title, Electric Dreams, The Strain, The Orville, Doctor Foster, The Transfiguration, Baby Driver, …

RRR 188 Bodged But Back Baby

September 3rd, 2017


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 …

RRR 187 No More Heroes and Gritty Gumshoes

August 13th, 2017


Oh My God, It's Sunday! (Again!), William Shatner's Views, Get Out, City of Tiny Lights, Wonder Woman, Sleight, Game of Thrones Hack is Not Piracy, Google Fires Anti-Diversity Guy, On this Day in Tech
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RRR 186 Ready Player One, Asteroid Spaceships, Tesla, and More!

August 6th, 2017


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 …

RRR 185 Game of Thrones and The Strain

July 25th, 2017


Personal: Sniffles, Website Chaos, Podcast Chaos, Podcast to be Partially Algorithmically Powered, Elementary, Doctor Who's Female Doctor, Game of Thrones Season 7, The Strain Season 4, The Shallows, Upwork, Music: …

RRR 184 The Unfailing Awfulness of DHL

July 10th, 2017


I Can't Seem to Shake Technobilge, Gotham, Daredevil, Better Call Saul, Rick and Morty, A Monster Calls, Fate of the Furious, The Circle, The …

RRR 183 A Giant Catch Up Splodge of All Things Geek

July 4th, 2017


Doctor Who, The UnDoctor, The Strangerers, American Gods, The Handmaid's Tale, Star Trek Voyager, Star Trek Discovery, Halt and Catch Fire, Stranger Things, Jerry Cornelius, Time After Time, Missed TV Shows, Cinema …

RRR 182 Doctor Who and the Silurians and New Who S10E7--10

June 19th, 2017


Doctor Who: The Pyramid at the End of the World, The Lie of the Land, Empress of Mars, The Eaters of Light, Doctor Who and the Silurians. Is that enough Who for you? Is it? Is it? IS IT? Pah!
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RRR 181 Alien Covenant and EDM Apps!

June 15th, 2017


UK General Election, UK Games Expo, E3, WWDC, Nokia 3310 Goes On Sale, EDM Apps (Hydrogen Drum Machine, LMMS, SuperCollider), Alien Covenant, The …

RRR 179 Doctor Who: Extremis

May 26th, 2017


The Next Doctor? The Handmaid's Tale, American Gods, Doctor Who: Extremis Series 10 Episode 6, I'm Going to Comic Con! #Technobilge: PIXEL for PC and Mac, Echo Show, MacVim, Atom, NHS Hack, Brackets, RetroN HD, Chelsea …

RRR 177 Doctor Who: Spearhead from Space

May 16th, 2017


Doctor Who: Spearhead from Space, Doctor Who: Oxygen, Judge Dredd: Cursed Edge, #Technobilge is back with The Faff of the BBC iPlayer, Freesat, Humanx, PC World, and John Lewis, Firefox vs Seamonkey (Again), Bug Reports …

RRR 176 Doctor Strange: The Way of the Weird

May 5th, 2017


Doctor Strange: The Way of the Weird, Twilight, I'm Writing Damnit!, A Realistic Schedule for Busy Writers
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RRR 175 Happy Star Wars Day!

May 4th, 2017


Hewligan's Haircut, Neurotribes, Doctor Who Series: Thin Ice, RiscOS on Raspberry Pi 3 Model B, Fibre to Exchange, Writing
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RRR 174 EasterCon

May 1st, 2017


Impressions of going to my very first real science fiction convention, why aren't people angrier about lack of diversity? Oxford washout, and goodbye Unity.
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RRR 173 Judge Minty and Strontium Dog Fan Films

April 12th, 2017


Filmmakers Steven Sterlacchini and Stephen Green talk to me about making the fan films Judge Minty and Strontium Dog.
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RRR 172 Hypervigilance, Scorned by Kodi, and Clang!

April 3rd, 2017


PART I Recent Clangers I Have Dropped, Emerald City's Princess of Ev, Serj Tankian Sings Rains of Castamere from Game of Thrones, Mad Catz, Rezzed, EGX, Other UK Game Conventions, Adventure Game Studio, New Samsung …

RRR 171 Logan

April 1st, 2017


PART I Feels Like Summer-ish, The Expanse, Logan, The Quest for (Internet) Immortality III, Audio Podcasts on YouTube, The Internet Archive, Windows …

RRR 170 Kong: Skull Island

March 20th, 2017


Catching up with the BBC's thriller The Replacement and some genre shows with on demand TV, Kong: Skull Island, and some tips for importing your blog …

RRR 169 Ranty Writer, Pants Only Partially Quenched of Fire

March 13th, 2017


PART I Doctor Who? More Podcasting, 9000 Steps, Happy Mauritian Independence Day, Happy Holi, Another Year, Another Writing Circle, The Roving …

RRR 168 The Quantified Roy

February 24th, 2017


PART I I Survived Valentine's Day, Google Fit, Emerald City, NES Classic Mini Hacked Again! Android Nougat, Nokia 3310, 3 and 5, MWC17, US Government Science Agencies Rebel, India on the Moon! PART II Nada
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RRR 167 New Doctor Who Actor

February 13th, 2017


New Ukulele, Goodbye Freedom of the Press, Speculation About The New Doctor Who Actor or Actress, Castlevania, Original Battlestar Galactica's …

RRR 166 Filmmaking Apps and Writing Genre

February 1st, 2017


PART I In the Midst of..., Emerald City, The Expanse Season 2, The Magicians Season 2, The Discovery, The Girl with All the Gifts, Deepwater Horizon, The Signal, Interview with Ian Fleming, Free Android Filmmaking Apps: …

RRR 165 Writing Horror and CES

January 23rd, 2017


PART I Introduction for New Listeners, Less Clicking and Clacking, Amazon Cock-Ups?, Cbeebies, The Worst Witch, Eve, The OA, Me?, Class, The Return of Xander Cage, Jack Reacher: Never Go Back, Welcome to the Punch, CES …

RRR 164 Passengers

January 14th, 2017


PART I Amazon Drone Deliveries Can't Come Soon Enough, William Peter Blatty Died Yesterday, Micro Mart Magazine Closed in December After 31 Years, The Man In The High Castle, Sherlock, Passengers, Franz, Google Hangouts …

RRR 163 A Glorious Mixed Bag of Nerd and the Sigma Retro Thingummy Doodle

January 13th, 2017


What Happened to Me? Resolutions, Class, Westworld, Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children, TIE Fighter, The Scarlet Gospels, Conspicuous …

RRR 162 Happy New Year!

January 2nd, 2017


PART I First Podcast of 2017! PART II Roy's Writing Update
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RRR 161 Happy New Year's Eve!

January 1st, 2017


Uhhh..., New York Doll, The Man Who Knew Infinity, Sully, The Accountant, Batman: The Killing Joke
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RRR 160 Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

December 22nd, 2016


In which we saw, and then talked about, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (IMAX 3D). Spoilers!
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RRR 159 Happy (Very Belated) Halloween and Doctor Who: The War Games

November 22nd, 2016


PART I Happy (Very Belated) Halloween! Minor Ailments, Global Nincompoopery, The Spot of Writing, Snowden, Doctor Strange, Arrival, Apple Updates, The Investigatory Powers Act, PART II Doctor Who: The War Games
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RRR 158 Happy (Belated) Divali and Doctor Who: The Space Pirates

November 2nd, 2016


PART I Happy (Belated) Divali! Podcast Stats, Welcome to the New Two Part Show Format, Changes, NaNoWriMo, PART II Doctor Who: the Space Pirates, Join Me Next Time for a (Very Belated) Halloween
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RRR 157 Reining In Your Crazy Writer's Imagination

October 28th, 2016


Wobbly, Music, Podcasting, Show Format Change, Dungeons and Dragons, Organisation, Hello to New Twitter Followers, Blackgate Update, The Walking Dead …

RRR 156 More Mars

October 24th, 2016


Suicide Squad, Don't Breathe, Schiaparelli
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RRR 155 Mars

October 19th, 2016


A big bundle of the latest technology news from around the world, including updates about the Samsung Note 7, Yahoo snooping, SpaceX's Mars …

RRR 154 Westworld

October 8th, 2016


Raspberry, The End, Westworld, Big Eyes
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RRR 153 The Opposite of Writer's Block

October 5th, 2016


Still Poopy, The Opposite of Writer's Block
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RRR 152 Doctor Who: The Seeds of Death

October 4th, 2016


Poopy, Let's Get Scatological... No, It's Not What You Think, Power Supply, Backup Thumb Drive, Blackgate Update, Pitch Parties, Doctor Who: The …

RRR 150 What I Have Learned About Writing So Far

September 26th, 2016


Busy and Sick, What I Have Learned About Writing So Far, Organising Your Stuff, Backup! Your Writing Spot, Second Chance, Hunters, The Neon Demon, Giallo, Bot Fever
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RRR 149 Star Trek: Discovery

September 13th, 2016


Sponsorship, Bookshop, RIP Gene Wilder, What Happened to the Show?, I have interest..., Star Trek: Discovery, Halt and Catch Fire Season 3, Cell, …

RRR 148 Stranger Things

August 10th, 2016


I revisit Mr. Robot and The Expanse. I also talk about Childhood's End, Stranger Things, VeraCrypt, and that BBC iPlayer WiFi TV licence snooping thingy.
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RRR 147 I Finally Query Some Literary Agents

August 4th, 2016


I query literary agents, get annoyed at Twitter, and install Windows 10 Anniversary Update early.
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RRR 146 Star Trek: Beyond

July 23rd, 2016


Close, But No Guitar, Sound Quality of Last Podcast, High-Rise Addendum to Non-Review in Last Podcast, Star Trek: Beyond, ARM Bought by SoftBank for 24 Billion
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RRR 145 High-Rise

July 21st, 2016


Novel Submission Progress Report, Other Writing, High-Rise, DIY Opening Tools for Consumer Electronics, Neil Armstrong, Coming Soon to Roy's Rocket …

RRR 144 Doctor Who: The Krotons

July 19th, 2016


What a Week, Agents versus Publishers, Doctor Who: The Krotons, Windows 10, Roy's New Phone
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RRR 143 That Literary Agent List

July 12th, 2016


Diet, That Literary Agent List, Vinyl, The Green Room, The Smartphone Toilet Dive
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RRR 141 Independence Day: Resurgence

July 3rd, 2016


Eye In The Sky, Crimson Peak, 47 Ronin, Independence Day: Resurgence
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RRR 140 Novel Submission Tweaks

July 1st, 2016


Editing and improving my submission package.
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RRR 138 Querying a Publisher

June 17th, 2016


In which I write a back cover blurb, description, synopsis, and query letter for my novel.
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RRR 137 Doctor Who: The Invasion

June 2nd, 2016


In which I proofread my novel, play Dungeons and Dragons (and discover I'm B-A-D), and watch Doctor Who: The Invasion.
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RRR 135 Captain America: Civil War

May 15th, 2016


The Horus Box Update, Writer's Ego, Game of Thrones, Captain America: Civil War, Getting Your Podcast on YouTube (ffmpeg), Website Changes (CSS), Update Hell
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RRR 134 Another Roy and Tom Nerd Out

April 30th, 2016


The Continuing Saga of Roy's Pants, The Anime Horror of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, The Horus Box Update, The Magicians, Game of Thrones Season 6, American Horror Story: Coven Season 3, Farscape, Suicide Squad, X-Men: …

RRR 133 Midnight Special

April 25th, 2016


Sick, Rock!, VST, MIDI, SAVIHost, Amazon Lockers, Listener Numbers, The Horus Box, Midnight Special, Formula E, New Twitter Mobile Web Interface, …

RRR 132 Doctor Who: The Mind Robber

April 18th, 2016


Fraudulently Issued Parking Tickets, Ukulele Practice, A New Podcast, Splitting Up Roy's Rocket Radio..., Shout Outs, The Horus Box, Doctor Who: The …

RRR 131 Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

April 9th, 2016


Roy and Tom chat about Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. Spoilers.
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RRR 129 2000AD

March 30th, 2016


2000AD: Since 1977 Richard Mason and I have been fans of 2000AD. Earlier today we reminisced.
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RRR 128 Doctor Who: The Dominators

March 25th, 2016


Refugee Crisis, Very Busy and Sick (Again!), Shout Outs: Shouts, Want a Shout?, Writing Update, Doctor Who: The Dominators, Cthulhu, Snowfall, The …

RRR 127 10 Cloverfield Lane

March 24th, 2016


Happy Holi and Happy Spring and Happy Good Friday! Tom and I talk about 10 Cloverfield Lane, 5 minutes after watching it earlier today.
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RRR 126 Doctor Who: The Wheel in Space

March 12th, 2016


Writing Update, Doctor Who: The Wheel in Space
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RRR 125 Podcasting Gear and Tips

March 4th, 2016


Let There Be Light... And Heat, Shout Outs, Argh!, The Walking Dead Season 6, Spotlight , John Dies at the End, Podcasting Gear and Tips, More Doctor …

RRR 124 Leap Year Day Special! Doctor Who: The Web of Fear and Fury from the Deep

February 29th, 2016


Freezing, Cranking Up Tension, Doctor Who: The Web of Fear, Fury from the Deep
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RRR 123 The Best TV Shows Right Now

February 22nd, 2016


Progress Report, Submissions, Upcoming and current shows actually worth watching and where to find them: The Shannara Chronicles, Heroes Reborn, The X-Files, The Magicians
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RRR 121 iPhone 7, Gravity Waves, and Planet X

February 12th, 2016


Do You Remember? I Do Tech!, Thursday-ish-ish Show, X-Files, iPhone 7, Mobile World Congress 2016, Planet X, Google and HMRC, Gravity Waves Detected by LIGO
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RRR 120 The Shannara Chronicles

February 7th, 2016


Very Busy, Website Changes, Progress, Contextual Colour, The Shannara Chronicles, Bridge of Spies, The Man from U.N.C.L.E., Goosebumps
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RRR 119 Another (Mostly) Unedited Nerd Chat with Roy and Tom

February 5th, 2016


Olympus, X-Files, The Magicians, Once Upon a Time, Orphan Black, The Gospel of Loki , Otherkin, FOMO and JOMO, What's that alien show, uh?
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RRR 117 A (Mostly) Unedited Nerd Chat with Roy and Tom

January 28th, 2016


Flu, X-Files, Legends of Tomorrow, The Preacher, Deadpool, Batman v Superman, Captain America: Civil War, X-Men Apocalypse, Warcraft, Crouching …

RRR 116 The Magicians, Luther, Sherlock

January 10th, 2016


Download Statistics for Roy's Rocket Radio, Late!, The Rock Star Situation, The Magicians, Luther, Sherlock, Coming Soon!, Give Me Some CBG Advice!, Feedback, Reviews, and Support Required
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RRR 115 Happy New Year!

January 2nd, 2016


Happy New Year!, Star Wars: The Force Awakens (spoilers)
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RRR 114 Happy Boxing Day!

December 26th, 2015


Happy Boxing Day!, Christmas Project Update, None Today, But..., Doctor Who Christmas Special: The Husbands of River Song, Other Christmas Podcasts
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RRR 113 Merry Christmas! Ho! Ho! Ho!

December 25th, 2015


Merry Christmas! (And Merry Christmas Eve!), Road Trip, My Christmas Project... Revealed!, The Horus Box: Progress Report, Through the Woods
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RRR 110 The Great Big Spoiler Free Pre-Star Wars: The Force Awakens Natter

December 15th, 2015


Star Wars! Star Wars! Star Wars! Star Wars! Star Wars! Star Wars! Star Wars! Star Wars! Star Wars! Star Wars! Star Wars! Star Wars! Star Wars! Star Wars! Star Wars! Star Wars! Star Wars! Star Wars! Star Wars!
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RRR 109 Legends of Tomorrow

December 13th, 2015


It's Sunday!, What I've Learned from Regularly Scheduled Writing Sessions, Legends of Tomorrow, Colony, The Path, New GBP 4.00 Raspberry Pi Zero Board

RRR 108 Doctor Who Season 9 Finale

December 8th, 2015


What's Happening With That New Show?, The Horus Box, Doctor Who Season 9 Finale, Jessica Jones, Supergirl, Podcaster Advice: Record Twice!
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RRR 107 The Martian

November 29th, 2015


Sound Facts, Black Friday, The Horus Box, The Walking Dead Season 6 Episode 7, The Man in the High Castle, The Martian
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November 20th, 2015


Fun, New Show News: Funding and Sound, The Horus Box, The Frankenstein Chronicles, Jekyll and Hyde, The New BBC Store, SPECTRE, You're Next, Whiplash, Podcasts I'm Listening To
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RRR 105 A Mega Load of Random Nerdiness

November 10th, 2015


A mega load of random nerdiness with my guest Tom Walton; ex-rock star bassist, and geek writing group colleague. Tonight we talk a whole bucket of …

RRR 104 New Show News

November 5th, 2015


Hello!, New Show News: Sound, Skype, Sound Quality Last Week, Learning Curve, Gathering Material, My Show Voice, It's Happening, The Horus Box, More Stories Coming!, NaNoWriMo, The Walking Dead Season 6, Doctor Who: The …

RRR 103 Short and Sweet

October 25th, 2015


The startup: an incredibly short episode, in which I discover what others think of my plan.
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RRR 102 New Show

October 15th, 2015


Excuses for missed show (yet again), (even more) news of my exiting new audio show, update on my novel The Horus Box, and Heroes Reborn, The Strain Season 2, Gotham Season 2, The Big Bang Theory Season 9, Minions, Pay …

RRR 101 New Show Coming

October 4th, 2015


Excuses for missed show and news of a new one, more writing, Doctor Who Series 9, and your feedback.
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RRR 100 Happy 100th Episode! (Mostly About Writing)

September 18th, 2015


In this episode I share my ongoing, and rather accelerated, experience of writing the final draft of my geeky adventure novel. There is also news about the podcast and, as this is the 100th episode, I bought cupcakes!

RRR 99 Doctor Who's Ace Actress Sophie Aldred

September 7th, 2015


Today I chat with actress and singer Sophie Aldred who played my favourite companion of the Doctor; the Blue Peter badge wearing, DIY hand grenade making Ace in Doctor Who from 1987-1989.
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RRR 98 Tech Journalist Huw Collingbourne

August 28th, 2015


Earlier this evening I chatted with fellow tech columnist, author, and developer Huw Colingbourne. Huw has written for Computer Shopper, PCPro, …

RRR 97 Monster Catch-Up Show: What's Happening in the Nerd-O-Verse

August 26th, 2015


Vintage Doctor Who Marathon News, Nerd Spex!, Celeb Tantrums, Roy's Grumpy Tweets, The Road to Hell, Sherlock Series 4, The Strain Season 2, Harper's Island, X-Files, Doctor Who Series 9, Fear the Walking Dead, Tyrant, …

RRR 96 Author Shayne T. Wright

August 16th, 2015


This week I talk to Australian science fiction, horror, and techno-thriller author Shayne T.Wright.
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RRR 95 Ant-Man

August 10th, 2015


Guests, Review in iTunes Please!, Make Contact!, Halt and Catch Fire Season 2 Finale, Ant-Man, Facebook Account Woes, Instabird: Finding a Multi …

RRR 94 Windows 10

August 2nd, 2015


Staff, My Current Writing Schedule, Humans, Windows 10: Wherein Your Host Upgrades, Facebook: The Ongoing Saga of Turning My Page Back into a …

RRR 93 Doctor Who: The Enemy of the World

July 27th, 2015


Thanks for Listening, Get in Touch, Update, Doctor Who: The Enemy of the World, Kill the Messenger
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RRR 92 Doctor Who: The Ice Warriors

July 26th, 2015


Terrifying Rider In The Mist Soundtrack, Wyrlde-Building Fiasco, Doctor Who: The Ice Warriors
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RRR 91 Roy's Own Writing

July 25th, 2015


Time Management, Don't Work at Home!, Publishing Umbrella, Submitting to Agents or Publishers, Wyrlde-Building, Black Tower, The Book of Horus, Rider in the Mist Redux, Buy My Kindle Horror Story Glassy! Buy, Buy, Buy!

RRR 90 Doctor Who: The Tomb of the Cybermen, The Abominable Snowmen

July 12th, 2015


Not Quite "late, as in the late Dentarthurdent", Nothing Ever Good Comes of..., Staff, Guests, Daters, Lend Me Not Your Radio, Mum's Apple Wireless Keyboard is Dead!, Need More Feedback!, Doctor Who: The Tomb of the …

RRR 89 Jurassic World

June 23rd, 2015


Even Later!, Even More Defunct Bits of Me, Podcast Interviews, Contributor Wanted, Podcast Download Statistics, Correspondence for RRR 31 Regarding Karl Edward Wagner, Correspondence for RRR 86 Regarding Mr. Robot, …

RRR 88 Game of Thrones Season 5 Finale

June 16th, 2015


Last Week's Mic Fiasco, Next Movies I Will See, Defunct Bits of Me, Show About Online Dating Coming Soon, Game of Thrones Season 5 Finale, Dark Matter, Humans, iZombie, Hannibal Season 3, The Whispers, The Messengers, …

RRR 87 Doctor Who: The Evil of the Daleks, The Man in the High Castle

June 9th, 2015


Unmissable Shows in Coming Months, Skype Call-In, Shame On Me!, We have a Forum!, More Rejections, Doctor Who: The Evil of the Daleks, The Man in the …

RRR 86 Mr. Robot, Mad Max: Fury Road, Tomorrowland

May 31st, 2015


Skype Call-In, Google Hangouts On-Air, How to Get in Touch, Tweaked, Feedback: Comment About Ex Machina (Discussed in Episode 85), We have a Forum!, Rider In The Mist CYOA Game Update, Gotham Season …

RRR 85 My Redway Film Script

May 24th, 2015


Redway Film Script, Author Profile, Kindle Horror Story Glassy, Rider In The Mist CYOA Game, Powers, Game of Thrones, Gotham, After, Ex Machina, Kingsman: The Secret Service, Parallels, Project Almanac, Books: The …

RRR 84 Chat with UK Author Christopher Fowler (Roofworld, Psychoville, Bryant and May Series, Etc.)

May 17th, 2015


This week I chat with prolific UK author Christopher Fowler, creator of the Bryant and May mystery series, as well as many other works of genre …

RRR 83 Doctor Who: The Faceless Ones

May 10th, 2015


This week, as well as talking about Doctor Who, I update you about my online dating, the contributor and guest situation and the state of my own writing.
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RRR 82 Hands-Free Audio Interactive Fiction Games with Dave Strand

May 4th, 2015


Today I chat with Dave Strand from Arizona (who is also a bit of a local rock star) about his audio interactive fiction games that you can find at

RRR 81 Daredevil, 'And apparently you smelled Robert Downey Jr?'

April 26th, 2015


Daredevil is the perfect nerdstorm and this week I chat about the reboot of this iconic Marvel superhero, Gotham, Jared Leto's new-look Joker, Batfleck, Spider-Man, Fantastic Four, and Avengers: Age of Ultron with actor …

RRR 80 Doctor Who: The Macra Terror

April 24th, 2015


Sick, But OK, Astronaut Ice Cream, More Writing! Doctor Who: The Macra Terror, Thunderbirds Are Go, Tatau, Intruders, Dig, Star Wars: The Force …

RRR 78 Creative Round Table: Writing, Filmmaking, Production and Specific Issues Facing Minorities

April 18th, 2015


Special: Creative Round Table: Writing, Filmmaking, Production and Specific Issues Facing Minorities in the Media Industry. Plus, catch us on community radio soon: diaspora show in pre-production.
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RRR 77 Game of Thrones Season 5

April 13th, 2015


Game of Thrones Season 5 Episode 1. Yes! One episode entirely devoted to GOT.
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RRR 76 Doctor Who: The Moonbase

April 12th, 2015


Special Message to Followers of Roy's Rocket Radio at, Tweaked Sound Settings for Podcast, Sea-Glass on a Sea-Less Shore Submitted! Doctor …

RRR 75 Doctor Who: The Underwater Menace

April 7th, 2015


Happy Holiday Weekend, Norovirus, Guests and Contributors, The Studio, Doctor Who: The Underwater Menace, The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms, Into the …

RRR 74 Doctor Who: The Highlanders

March 22nd, 2015


Show Schedule, New Website Design, Witing Covers, Proofreading, Doctor Who: The Highlanders, Wallace and Gromit: Curse of the Were-Rabbit, Mystery …

RRR 73 My Own Writing Progress and Gotham

March 18th, 2015


Happy St. Patrick's Day! SciFi Tech Talk, My Own Writing Progress (The Horus Box, Sea Glass on a Sea-less Shore, Kobar The Black Tower of Darax-e-Mor, Rider In the Mist), Gotham
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RRR 72 Blomkamp's Alien

March 7th, 2015


Money, Podcast Downloads, Biz Cards, Delays, Short Stories or Novels? Ripley Returns in Neill Blomkamp's Alien 5, Ascension, The Last Man On Earth, Mobile World Congress, Meizu MX4 Ubuntu Edition, Samsung Curved Screen, …

RRR 71 My Horror and Fantasy Kindle Singles Update

March 2nd, 2015


Happy St. Davids Day, Support This Podcast But..., Podcast Stats: Best Month Ever! Leonard Nimoy RIP, Writing My Horror and Fantasy Kindle Singles …

RRR 70 Pierre Drolet, CGI Modeller and Starship Builder! (BSG, Razor, Caprica, Enterprise, Serenity, Etc.)

February 24th, 2015


Doctor Who Marathon Back Next Week, News About My Own Writing Next Week, Introducing Pierre Drolet, Canadian!, Poutine, The Gateway by Pierre Drolet, …

RRR 69 The Post-Valentine's Weekend Apocalypse Show: Geekoid Romance on TV and at the Movies

February 17th, 2015


Guest Andy Robb, Maha Shivaratri, Hair, Hair, Laugh at My Greatest Podcast Mistakes, Valentine's Day Shout Out To..., Geekoid Romance on TV and at the Buffy, Doctor Who, The Lord of the Rings, Star Trek, Star Wars
Show …

RRR 68 Blood Curdling Horror Favourites!

February 10th, 2015


Let's Talk About The Weather and How My Eyelash Tried to Kill Me Today, I Finally Upgraded to Yosemite, This week I chat with indie game developer Kitty Horrorshow and we share our horror favourites.
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RRR 67 Doctor Who: The Power of the Daleks

February 2nd, 2015


Coming Soon (Possibly): Blakes 7, B5, Star Trek TOS!!!, Doctor Who: The Power of the Daleks, 12 Monkeys, Penny Dreadful, Mozart in the Jungle, …

RRR 66 New Writing Section

January 24th, 2015


New Writing Section, Writing Procrastination, Showing or Telling, Confidence, Innate Talent, Nepotism, Your Public Face, Writing is Not a Hobby, It is a Job!, Write Everywhere, Get Paid! Do Not Pay!, Getting Stabbed in …


January 10th, 2015


What is this Podcast About Anyway? Nerdly Consumption Levels Set to Low, Gone Girl, The Guard, Only Lovers Left Alive, Listening to a Lot of Podcasts, Finished Writing Sea Glass on a Sea-less Shore, Other Work, Rider in …

RRR 64 Me and Author (and Thespian) Andy Robb Chat About Geekhood and All Things Nerd!

January 8th, 2015


Forget the notes this week. In this episode we talk randomly about almost every single thing of interest to nerds, writers, and actors. Yeah, he does that too. Star Wars, Star Trek, Doctor Who and Blakes 7 are …

RRR 63 Rider in the Mist Post-Release Update

January 3rd, 2015


RRR in 2015, Rider in the Mist Post Release Update, More Broken Tech
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RRR 62 Rider in the Mist Development Update

December 26th, 2014


Merry Boxing Day from RRR!, Rider in the Mist Development Update, Defrosting Christmas Poultry, What is the Correct Fridge Temperature?, Desktop …

RRR 61 Doctor Who Christmas Special

December 25th, 2014


Happy Christmas from RRR , Doctor Who Christmas Special 2014, See You Tomorrow!
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RRR 60 Dr. Who and the Daleks

December 24th, 2014


Happy Christmas Eve! Dr. Who and the Daleks I actually talk about the plot this time! Comics: Baltimore: The Plague Ships Volume One, Rider in the …

RRR 59 Dr. Who and the Daleks

December 23rd, 2014


Happy Eve of Christmas Eve! Yet Another Website Change, Limited Release of The Interview on Christmas Day and North Korea Internet Attack, Gotham Christmas Break Re-Cap, The Walking Dead Season Finale Re-Cap, Dr. Who …

RRR 58 Doctor Who: The Tenth Planet

December 14th, 2014


Yeah, Back Again! Riddley Scott's Exodus, More UK Internet Censorship, Pirate Bay Shut Down But..., New Bond Movie, Benedict Strange, My IF Game, Doctor Who: The Tenth Planet, The Guest, Nightcrawler, Predestination, …

RRR 57 Doctor Who: The Smugglers

December 1st, 2014


Glen A. Larson Dies, Doctor Who: The Smugglers, Intruders, The Hunger Games 3: Mockingjay Part 1, The Maze Runner, Trailers: Pan, The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Jurassic World, …

RRR 56 Interstellar

November 22nd, 2014


Foyles Moved!, New Website, Gotham, Homeland, Scorpion, Interstellar, Audio: Serial, This American Life (1995-Present), Comics: Saga Volume 3, Amazon …

RRR 55 Doctor Who: The Gunfighters, The Savages, The War Machines

November 9th, 2014


We're Back!, Podcast to Headline, Podcast Audio Improvements, Doctor Who: The Gunfighters, The Savages, The War Machines, In the Forest of the Night, Dark Water, Death in Heaven, The Big Bang Theory Season 8, …

RRR 54 Doctor Who: The Celestial Toymaker

October 18th, 2014


Roy's Very Temporary Film Studio!, More Syndication, Doctor Who: The Celestial Toymaker, Mummy on the Orient Express, Flatline, The Flash, The Code, Homeland, Ascension, Dark Matter, The Expanse, Audio: Podcasts, …

RRR 53 Doctor Who: The Ark

October 4th, 2014


New Show Time, Doctor Who: The Ark, The Caretaker, Kill the Moon, Hannibal, Homeland, How To Get Away With Murder, The 100 Season Finale, Books: The Wheel of Ice, Short Trips: The Centenarian, Starman Jones, Hyperion …

RRR 52 Doctor Who: The Massacre of St Bartholomew's Eve

September 26th, 2014


Podcast Techie Details, Delay Due to Lurgy! Increasing Podcast Downloads, It's my birthday! Doctor Who: The Massacre of St Bartholomew's Eve, Time …

RRR 51 Doctor Who: Robots of Sherwood, Listen

September 14th, 2014


Podcast Stats! Doctor Who: Robots of Sherwood, Listen, Upcoming Genre TV - The Blacklist, The Knick, Forever, Gotham, The Leftovers, Manhattan, The Strain, Tyrant, Movies, The Expendables, The Expendables 2, The …

RRR 50 Doctor Who: The Daleks' Master Plan

August 30th, 2014


Monster Catchup Show!, Podcast Delays, Writing Frenzy, Email Changes, Roy's Rocket Radio is Everywhere!, What's Good About Amateur Podcasts?, Shouts and Mentions, Doctor Who: The Daleks' Master Plan, Deep Breath, Into …

RRR 49 Doctor Who: The Myth Makers

July 27th, 2014


Writers Who Don't Write, Doctor Who: The Myth Makers, Immortal, The Zero Theorem
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RRR 48 Doctor Who: Mission to the Unknown

July 21st, 2014


Writing Update, This Podcast is Booze-Powered Tonight, Doctor Who: Mission to the Unknown, The Last Ship, The Strain, The 100, Utopia 2, Noah, Transcendence, Books: New Potter Story from Rowling, Microsoft Axing 18000 …

RRR 47 Doctor Who: Galaxy 4

July 14th, 2014


Writing Update, Podcast Recording Equipment, Doctor Who: Galaxy 4, The 100, The Nine
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RRR 46 Oculus, X-Men: Days of Future Past

June 29th, 2014


Note: Doctor Who Marathon Will Return Next Week, Lenny Henry Speaks Out About Diversity, Gary Oldman Implodes, Writing Update, Dominion, The …

RRR 45 Doctor Who: The Time Meddler

June 22nd, 2014


Podcast Recording Equipment, Writing Update, Doctor Who: The Time Meddler
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RRR 44 Doctor Who: The Chase

June 15th, 2014


Writing and Time Management, Podcasting and Car Navigation Mount Hacks, Doctor Who: The Chase, Game of Thrones Season 4 Episode 9 and the Mother of All Battles, Afflicted, Kill Your Darlings, The Legend of Conan, …

RRR 43 Doctor Who: The Space Museum

June 10th, 2014


Writing, Doctor Who: The Space Museum, Game of Thrones Season 4 Episodes 8-9, CES, Steam Machine News, Computex 2014, E3 2014, Apple Developer Conference, Apple and Beats, Buying and Selling Online, Google Car, On the …

RRR 42 Doctor Who: The Crusade

June 1st, 2014


Back again..., Writing, Writing, WRITING!!!, 1D Shopped by Google Glass, ...And Even More News!, Doctor Who: The Crusade, Guesting on SciFi Tech Talk
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RRR 41 Game of Thrones Season 4 Catch-Up, Red Lights

May 18th, 2014

32:38, Writing, Game of Thrones Season 4 Catch-Up, Anna, Inside Llewyn Davis, Red Lights
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RRR 40 Doctor Who: The Romans, The Web Planet

May 11th, 2014


I Totally Missed Star Wars Day, GOT Catch-Up Next Week, Re-Build, Doctor Who: The Romans, The Web Planet, Catch Games of Thrones Chat Next Week
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RRR 39 Doctor Who: Planet of Giants, The Dalek Invasion of Earth, The Rescue

May 4th, 2014


Doctor Who: Planet of Giants, The Dalek Invasion of Earth, The Rescue, Blue Ruin, The Reflecting Skin, The Amazing Spider-Man 2, Hospital DJ Mishaps
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RRR 38 Doctor Who: The Sensorites, The Reign of Terror

April 27th, 2014


Random links on the New Look Website, Still Training to DJ at the Local Hospital Radio, Recorded... with Carpet!, Doctor Who: The Sensorites, The Reign of Terror, Veronica Mars
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RRR 37 Doctor Who: The Aztecs

April 20th, 2014


My Horrendous Diet (is Getting Less Horrendous) and What I'm Reading, Doctor Who: The Aztecs, Game of Thrones Season 4 Episode 2: The Purple Wedding
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RRR 36 Doctor Who: The Keys of Marinus

April 13th, 2014


Boldly Voyaging the Multiverse has Moved, Moolah (or Lack Thereof) Means No FTL, Dieting Makes You Feel Weird, Don't Talk Nerdy to Strangers (Because …

RRR 35 Doctor Who: The Edge of Destruction, Marco Polo

April 6th, 2014


New Show Logo (Again), Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey Episode 1, The Walking Dead Season 4 Finale, Doctor Who: The …

RRR 34 Doctor Who: The Daleks

March 23rd, 2014


Less TV More Books, Game of Thrones Season 4, Doctor Who: The Daleks, Mini Book Reviews Soon
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RRR 33 Doctor Who: An Unearthly Child

March 16th, 2014


Kelly Johnson Paralympic Gold for Downhill Slalom, Schoolboy Nuclear Scientist, Front Loading Washing Machines Suck!, Condensing Tumble Driers Suck!, …

RRR 32 Fan Groups

March 9th, 2014


Insane Pay Rises, Genre Ghetto Revisited, The Cost-Benefit of Joining Fan Groups and Other Cliquey Organisations, Inkheart, Marathon Doctor Who Viewing Coming, Nick Clegg: Regarding Mass Surveillance, GCHQ's Optic Nerve …

RRR 31 Karl Edward Wagner's Kane

March 2nd, 2014


I'm Ill(ish), Podcast Cover Art, Ch-Ch-Ch-Changes, Amazon Studios, Betas, Barbarella, Bosch, The Centenarian (Doctor Who Short Trips), Darkness Weaves, Death Angel's Shadow, Bloodstone, Dark Crusade, Night Winds, The …

RRR 30 BAFTAs and Oscars

February 23rd, 2014


News and Aftershow Sections Back!, BAFTA Results and Oscar Nominations, River Song, Freaky Deaky, Frozen, GI Joe Retaliation, I, Frankenstein, …

RRR 29 Jodorowsky's Dune

February 16th, 2014


Weird Weather, Surveillance, Vanilla Spice, Dallas Buyer's Club, Isaac Asimov's Foundation Movie, Jodorowsky's Dune, The Fifth Estate, Rush, Film 4 SciFi Season, Hater, Dog's Blood, Them or Us, The Martian, Sony Xperia …

RRR 28 E.C. Tubb's Dumarest Saga

February 9th, 2014


Saturday, Flooding, RIP Philip Seymour Hoffman, Earl Dumarest Saga, Warcraft, True Detective, 2600: The Hacker Quarterly, Dungeon and Dragons Red Box, Social Media Spring Cleaning, AdBlock Problems, Dark Mail News Soon

RRR 27 Hammer vs. Amicus

February 2nd, 2014


Back to Sunday! Horror Europa with Mark Gatiss, Houses of Horror, Doctor Who: The Pyramids of Mars (Audio Drama Read By Tom Baker), Saga Vol. 2, …

RRR 26 Robert Kirkman's Invincible

January 30th, 2014


Ender's Game, Last Days on Mars, Black Sails, Helix, The Magus, The Dead Boy Detectives, Fables 1001 Nights, Invincible Ultimate Collection Volume …

RRR 25 Star Trek

January 25th, 2014


What's wrong with Star Trek? This week we explore Star Trek cock-ups, nonsensical technology, contradictions, annoyances, and other assorted …

RRR 24 The Captains

January 17th, 2014


It's too Cold, Writing Update, How to Get My Podcast, The Nose Laugh Test, The Captains, The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, The Wolf of Wall Street, …

RRR 23 Her

January 12th, 2014


Walking Around London, Captain Phillips, The Great Gatsby, Her, How I Live Now, Iceman, Mandela, Saving Mr. Banks, Hannibal: Rome's Worst Nightmare, The Tomorrow People, What I'm Watching, What I'm Listening To, Gmail …

RRR 22 Upstream Color

January 10th, 2014


Break from Writing, I Can't Review Ender's Game, Replenishing My Book Collection, Stormbringer, American Hustle, Upstream Color, The River, Sherlock, …

RRR 21 Sherlock

January 1st, 2014


Writing, Podcasting, Chilling, Sherlock Season 3, Leveraging Torrents Legitimately, Copyright Notices
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RRR 20 The Desolation of Smaug

December 31st, 2013


Grumpy, The Desolation of Smaug, The Tractate Middoth, The Thirteenth Tale, Non-Diverse and Overly Long Genre Entertainment
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RRR 19 Computer Chess

December 25th, 2013


The Clinic, Computer Chess, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, Matt Smith's Final Doctor Who Episode, Highlander, Once Upon a Time In Wonderland, Neonomicon, Hyper Light Drifter, New Retro Games, Dungeons and Dragons Red …

RRR 18 Gravity

December 2nd, 2013


Writing, Beautiful Creatures, Dredd 3D, Elysium, Gravity, Iron Man 3, Man of Steel, Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters, RED 2, Riddick, Tinker, Tailor, …

RRR 17 World War Z

October 7th, 2013


Oldboy, World War Z, Atlantis, Blackout, Breaking Bad, BBC Radio SciFi, The Magician's Land,, Horrible iOS 7, New Mac Pro Meh, The Nerdliest Chat with Scott Grandison of Comic Book Outsiders
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RRR 16 How I Live Now

September 30th, 2013


We're Back, GI Joe: Retaliation, Kick-Ass 2, How I Live Now, Dexter Finale, Agents of Shield, My Writing Projects,, iPhone 5C, iPhone 5S, Blackberry Q5, New Oldboy Movie Looks Terrible
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RRR 15 Dark Skies

June 18th, 2013


A Good Day To Die Hard, Dark Skies, Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn, No One Lives, Orphan Black Season One Finale, Richard III: The King in the Car Park, Warehouse 13, Unseen Academicals, Kid Eternity, WE3, Fake DJs, iTunes, …

RRR 14 Star Wars

June 2nd, 2013


Scott Grandison and I Discuss Our Favourite Nerdly Things of All Time, MCM Comic Con London, Bizarre Canadianisms/Americanisms in My Speech, Hobo with a Shotgun, The Great Gatsby, Star Trek Into Darkness, The Empire …

RRR 13 The Works of Iain M. Banks

April 26th, 2013


Scott Grandison of Comic Book Outsiders, NRA Idiots and Moon Lasers, Matt Helm Movies, A Game of Thrones, Doctor Who: Journey to the Centre of the Tardis, Orphan Black, Iain M. Banks Special, Mac Mini, Emacs, Vim
Show …

RRR 12 Defiance

April 7th, 2013


Back Again, Not a Millionaire, The Wolverine, Defiance, Doctor Who: The Bells of Saint John, The Rings of Akhaten, Horizon: Big Data, The Walking …

RRR 11 Robot and Frank

February 27th, 2013


Chico and Rita, Following, Jack The Giant Slayer, Robot and Frank, Silver Lining's Playbook, Terry Pratchett Movies, The Master, Wake Wood, The …

RRR 10 Supermalt

February 1st, 2013


Jobs, Moving, Boat Sold, The Expendables, Get Carter, The Taking of Pelham 123, What My Mum Likes To Watch, Star Trek: ITD Trailer, Touch, Clean Your …

RRR 9 Blake's 7 Remake?

January 29th, 2013


Crossworlds, The Hobbit, The Life of Pi, The Swimmer, Blake's 7 Remake?, Utopia, 11.22.63, Angelmaker, Clockwork
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RRR 8 Live from Terminal 5

January 19th, 2013


Live from Premier Inn, Terminal 5, Heathrow, Berberian Sound Studio, Flight, The Girl, Hitchcock, Kon-Tiki, Premium Rush, Star Wars, The Ward, Django Unchained, Zero Dark Thirty, Jekyll, Sherlock, Utopia, DR and Quinch, …

RRR 7 New Year in Mauritius

January 6th, 2013


New Year, New Show, New Magazine, Alex Cross, Brick, The Eagle, Merlin, Excalibur, King Arthur, The Last Legion, The Sword in the Stone, Hugo, The …

CRRRRS S1 E6 Christmas in Mauritius

December 16th, 2012


Christmas Edition! Support Us, Seeking a Friend for the End of the World, Men In Black 3, Words, Safe House, Safety Not Guaranteed, Star Trek: ITD, Oblivion, After Earth, Seven Psychopaths, Hyperion, Google Maps, Nexus …

CRRRRS S1 E5 Curepipe

December 2nd, 2012


Argo, Hunger Games movies and books, Riddick: Dead Man Stalking, Discovery's SciFi Science, Arrow, The Walking Dead, Mister X, Hyperion, Polar City …

CRRRRS S1 E4 Flic-en-Flac

November 13th, 2012


Extra, Extra Long and Uncut Catchup Edition Where We Discuss Everything Nerdy Up to, and Including, the Kitchen Sink, The Cabin in the Woods, The …


August 28th, 2012


Personal News, The Hobbit, The Possession, Elysium, Berberian Sound Studio, LLAP, MTFBWY and Chek Sa Tek!
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August 6th, 2012


About this Podcast, About Me, Personal News, Sanctuary, Nikita, Terminator, Eternal Law, Lost, Justified, Fringe, Dexter, The Gadget Show, The Gadget Show World Tour, Game of Thrones, Grimm, House, How I Met Your …


July 4th, 2012


Thanks for Tuning In, MS Surface, Surface Detail, A Confusion of Princes, H.I.V.E. 2: The Overlord Protocol, The Cape, Boat, The Amazing Spiderman, …

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