Merry Buttmas, dear listeners!
On this episode of Geek Speak, Lauren and Alex are joined once again by Jo from the Monkey Tail Podcast. Together they talk about their geeky highlights from this year. They also discuss listeners picks, which were kindly sent to them prior to recording.
Happy holidays to all of you! Thank you for listening to us ramble every week, thank you for writing in and commenting, thank you for being awesome! We hope you enjoy the last episode of Geek Speak for 2016 and we will see you all (or rather talk at you) in the New Year!
Geek Speak Highlights of the Year:
- Video Games
- Kings Quest
- The Witness
- Pokémon Moon
- Listners’ picks: Deus Ex: Mankind Divided, Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End, The Lab, Pony Island, Hearts of Iron IV, NHL 15, Titanfall 2 and Final Fantasy XV.
- Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
- Listners’ picks: Hunt for the Wilderpeople, It’s a Wonderful Life, Star Trek Beyond, Sing Street, Captain America: Civil War and Kingsglaive: Final Fantasy XV.
- TV Shows
- Jessica Jones
- Stranger Things
- Black Mirror
- Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Season 2
- The Expanse
- Gilmore Girls: A Year in Life
- Listners’ picks: Game of Thrones Season 6, Supergirl and The Walking Dead.
- Board Games
- Beasts of Balance
- Galaxy Trucker
- Odin’s Ravens
- Listners’ picks: Ominoes, Cards Against Humanity, Secret Hitler, Mysterium, Blood Rage and Portal: The Uncooperative Cake Acquisition Game.
- Dragon Ball Z
- Listners’ picks: Aldenoah Zero, Your Name, Mob Psycho 100 and Erased.
- Hot Coffee
- The Farseer Trilogy by Robin Hobb
- The Children of Men by P.D. James
- Listners’ picks: His Majesty’s Starship by Ben Jeapes, Leviathan Wakes by James S.A. Corey, Alien: Out of the Shadows by Tim Lebbon, North by Seamus Heaney, Squirrel Seeks Chipmunk: A Modest Bestiary by David Sedaris, Angela’s Ashes by Frank McCourt, Breakfast of Champions by Kurt Vonnegut, The Toughest Indian in the World by Sherman Alexie, Loose Woman by Sandra Cisneros, I Hate Fairyland by Scottie Young, Scrappy Little Nobody by Anna Kendric, Ex-Isle: A Novel by Peter Clines and Five Nights at Freddy’s: The Silver Eyes by Scott Cawthon, Kira Breed-Wrisley.
- Comic Books
- Deadpool Killustrated
- Listners’ picks: Astro City, Batman DC Rebirth, The Walking Dead, Marvel Civil War Volume 1, Star Trek/Green Lantern and Harley Quinn and Her Gang of Harley’s.
- UK Games Expo
- Listener’s picks: Tabletop Tuesday. EGX, UK Games Expo.
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