Roy's Rocket Radio: Pop Culture / Tech / Creative / Geek
Summary: Welcome to the greatest show in the multiverse! Strap yourself in for a rip-roaring rocket ship ride to the Nerd-O-Mania Nebula... Whoosh! From the backroom of the Rusty Rocket Tavern in Altair City Spaceport, the Captain presents THE UK show for the pop culture geek, technology nerd, and creative wizard; and talks books, comics, movies, TV, games, toys, and tech; with a particular focus on the latest technology news and genre entertainment (science fiction, fantasy, and horror). Produced using alien technology, eldritch powers, and caffeinated beverages since July 2012.
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
Personal: Sniffles, Website Chaos, Podcast Chaos, Podcast to be Partially Algorithmically Powered, TV: Elementary, Doctor Who's Female Doctor, Game of Thrones Season 7, The Strain Season 4, Movies: The Shallows, Technology: Upwork, Music: Banjolele Time, Writing: The Big Re-Proofread of My Novel The Horus Box, Housekeeping
Personal News: I Can't Seem to Shake Technobilge, TV: Gotham, Daredevil, Better Call Saul, Rick and Morty, Movies: A Monster Calls, Fate of the Furious, The Circle, Technology: The Continuing Saga of the Quest for a Cruelty Free Environmentally Friendly Vegan Moisturiser, The Other Gig Economy, University Fees in UK as High as USA, More Podcasting Tips, Music: Of Course Music Should be in the Creative Section! I Ordered My Banjolele!
TV: 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, Movies: Cinema Ticket Prices, Barry Norman Dies, Technology: Global Warming, Sega Dreamcast 2, Super Retro Trio HD and the Super Retro Boy, SNES Classic Mini Release is Another Nintendo Fiasco, Copier Hard Drives, Destruction Not Ransomware, EU Fines Google, OTG Problems, Retro Photography, Vegan Moisturiser, Terminate All Likes! Show Box, Music: Buying More Gear, Orange Micro Crush CR3, Gig Annoyances, Writing: The Horus Box and Blackgate, What To Do If You Can't Get An Agent
Doctor Who: The Pyramid at the End of the World (2017), The Lie of the Land (2017), Empress of Mars (2017), The Eaters of Light (2017), Doctor Who and the Silurians (1970). Is that enough Who for you? Is it? Is it? IS IT? Pah!
UK General Election, UK Games Expo, E3, WWDC, Nokia 3310 Goes On Sale, EDM Apps (Hydrogen Drum Machine, LMMS, SuperCollider), Alien Covenant (2017), The Mummy (2017), The Handmaid's Tale (2017)
BA Mess, MCM London Comic Con 2017
Pop Culture: The Next Doctor? The Handmaid's Tale (2017), American Gods (2017), Doctor Who: Extremis Series 10 Episode 6 (2017), I'm Going to Comic Con! Technology: (#Technobilge: PIXEL for PC and Mac, Echo Show, MacVim, Atom, NHS Hack), Brackets, RetroN HD, Chelsea Manning Out, Julian Assange Freer, But Not Quite Free, Creative: Starting and Finishing Projects, Taking Care of Yourself
Pop Culture: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017)
Pop Culture: Doctor Who: Spearhead from Space (1970), Doctor Who: Oxygen (2017), Judge Dredd: Cursed Edge (2013-), Technology: #Technobilge is back with The Faff of the BBC iPlayer, Freesat, Humanx, PC World, and John Lewis, Firefox vs Seamonkey (Again), Bug Reports Bug Me, Hire Me! Creative: Writing Frenzy, Getting Work Frenzy, Is Podcasting Worth It?
Pop Culture: Doctor Strange: The Way of the Weird (2016), Technology: Twilight, Creative: I'm Writing Damnit! A Realistic Schedule for Busy Writers
Pop Culture: Hewligan's Haircut (2010), Neurotribes (2015), Doctor Who Series 10 Episode 3 Thin Ice (2017), Technology: RiscOS on Raspberry Pi 3 Model B, Fibre to Exchange, Creative: Writing
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.
Filmmakers Steven Sterlacchini and Stephen Green talk to me about making the fan films Judge Minty and Strontium Dog.
PART I News: Recent Clangers I Have Dropped, TV: Emerald City's Princess of Ev, Serj Tankian Sings Rains of Castamere from Game of Thrones, Games: Mad Catz, Rezzed, EGX, Other UK Game Conventions, Adventure Game Studio, Technology: New Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus, New Red iPhone 7 and 7 Plus, Bored of Phones, New iPad, Kodi Scorns My Netbook, I'm a Digital Prepper! PART II Nothing To See Here, Move Along