Roy's Rocket Radio - The UK Pop Culture, Technology and Creative Podcast for the Evolved Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Nerd
Summary: Welcome to the greatest show in the multiverse! Strap yourself in for a rip-roaring rocket ship ride into the Nerdomania Nebula... Whoosh! From the backroom of the Rusty Rocket Tavern in Altair City Spaceport, the Captain discusses creating and enjoying science fiction, fantasy and horror entertainment in the form of books, comics, movies, TV, games and toys, and anything else that happens to tickle his creative, nerdly and tech-mad fancy. Produced using alien technology, eldritch powers and caffeinated beverages since July 2012.
PART I News: I Survived Valentine's Day, Google Fit, TV: Emerald City (2017), Technology: 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
News: New Ukulele, Goodbye Freedom of the Press, TV: Speculation About The New Doctor Who Actor or Actress, Castlevania, Original Battlestar Galactica's Richard Hatch, SSGB (2017), Movies: The Purge (2013), The Purge Anarchy (2014), Books: The Handmaid's Tale (1985), Games: NES Classic, Dungeons and Dragon Campaigns, Technology: Hyperloop(s), Windows 7 Updates, BT Price Increase, UK Spaceports! Snapchat IPO, Cuban Net Neutrality and Paquetes, Space Police?
PART I News: In the Midst of..., TV: Emerald City (2017), The Expanse Season 2 (2017), The Magicians Season 2 (2017), Movies: The Discovery (2017), The Girl with All the Gifts (2016), Deepwater Horizon (2016), The Signal (2014), Audio: Interview with Ian Fleming, Technology: Free Android Filmmaking Apps (Open Camera, Acacia, Simple Teleprompter), Headphones Podcasting Tip, ISPs to Send Anti-Piracy Education Mail to UK Customers, New NASA Space Suits, China is Going to the Moon! PART II Writing (Networking for Writers: Conventions, Friends, Business Cards and...? Making up for Lost Time, What I am Working on this Week)
PART I News: Introduction for New Listeners, Less Clicking and Clacking, Amazon Cock-Ups? TV: Cbeebies, The Worst Witch (2017), Eve (2016), The OA (2016), Me? Class (2016), Movies: The Return of Xander Cage (2017), Jack Reacher: Never Go Back (2016), Welcome to the Punch (2013), Technology: CES Highlights, Vine, PART II Writing Places and Finally Just Doing It, Time Not So Well Spent Marketing My Writing, Foreshadowing, Aftershow: Help!
PART I News: Amazon Drone Deliveries Can't Come Soon Enough, William Peter Blatty Died Yesterday, Micro Mart Magazine Closed in December After 31 Years, TV: The Man In The High Castle (2016), Sherlock (2016), Movies: Passengers (2016), Technology: Franz, Google Hangouts API Gone and Alphabet Cuts, PART II Roy's Further Writing Update and Another Shopping Bag Day
News: What Happened to Me? Resolutions, TV: Class (2016), Westworld (2016), Movies: Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children (2016), TIE Fighter (2015), Books: The Scarlet Gospels (2016), Games: Conspicuous Console Consumption, Technology: VPNs
PART I News: First Podcast of 2017! PART II Roy's Writing Update
News: Uhhh... Movies: New York Doll (2005), The Man Who Knew Infinity (2015), Sully (2016), The Accountant (2016), Batman: The Killing Joke (2016)
In which we saw, and then talked about, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016) (IMAX 3D). WARNING: SPOILERS!
PART I Personal News: Happy (Very Belated) Halloween! Minor Ailments, News: Global Nincompoopery, Writing: The Spot of Writing, Movies: Snowden (2016), Doctor Strange (2016), Arrival (2016), Technology: Apple Updates, The Investigatory Powers Act, PART II Doctor Who: The War Games (1969)
PART I Personal News: Happy (Belated) Divali! Podcast Stats, Welcome to the New Two Part Show Format, RoyMathur.com Changes, Writing: NaNoWriMo, PART II Doctor Who: the Space Pirates (1969), Aftershow: Join Me Next Time for a (Very Belated) Halloween
News: Wobbly, Music, Podcasting, Show Format Change, D and D, Organisation, Hellos: To New Twitter Followers, Writing: Blackgate Update, TV: The Walking Dead Season 7 (2016), Zapped (2016), The Wizard of Aus (2016), Red Dwarf XI (2016), Aftershow: Divali and Halloween Weekend Special Coming Up
Movies: Suicide Squad (2016), Don't Breathe (2016), Technology: Schiaparelli
A big bundle of the latest technology news from around the world, including updates about the Samsung Note 7, Yahoo snooping, SpaceX's Mars colonisation programme, the ESA's Mars landing later today, Microsoft HoloLens (AR), Google Daydream View (VR) and VR goggles designed by me!
News: Raspberry, Writing: The End, TV: Westworld (2016), Movies: Big Eyes (2014)