Nerds Assemble episode 89: Does length really matter?

This week: Xbox One, Judge Dredd, Harrison Ford, The Shop and are feature films too long?

Join Emily, Paul and Paul (sorry, no Cookie this week) as they’re joined by the Extended Edition’s Martin Lejeune to talk about:

And our feature this week sees us discuss whether the length of Hollywood films in general is too long, too short or just right. Here’s a link to the Total Film article we mention.

So, are you sitting comfortably?

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And please support friend of the show Zeke Iddon as he tests the resilience of man and flight simulator in the name of the charity Childs’ Play. You can donate and get details of when it all kicks-off here.

Here’s details on Objective Productions’ upcoming geeky TV series that is looking for participants.

Stuff we mention: Monuments MenStar Wars Episodes I-IIICommunity and Pokémon X.

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Theme music by Martin Falder.

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Nerds Assemble episode 40: chilling with Anthea West

This week: comics creator Anthea West, corporate shenanigans at Sony, Zombieland The Series and more!

Join Emily, Paul, Paul and Anthea West (no Cookie this week) as they discuss:

We spend the second half of the show discussing Anthea’s comics and graphics:

  • Just what is The Earthbound God?
  • Anthea’s upcoming short comic series Bob Hits Ghosts
  • What’s happening with the Chroma anthology from Zenpop
  • The visibility of women in Irish and British indie comics
  • How Anthea works on projects
  • The convention scene in Ireland
  • And her new digital sketchbook

So, are you sitting comfortably?

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Nerds Assemble episode 25: MMO RPGs and us

This week: Thunderbirds, MMOs, Judge Dredd in Prog 1817 and more.

Emily, Paul, Paul and Paul discuss:

And our main topic:

Just how we feel about MMOs, or rather MMO RPGs specifically? Have any of us ever diligently played one? Do we have the time? Bloody hell, look at what happened in EVE last month.

And by the way: We’ve got comedy writer (Green Wing, Smack the Pony, Campus, Shaun the Sheep) and über-geek James Henry on the show 18 February – so start getting your questions in.

Meanwhile…

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Nerds Assemble episode 14: Disney, May the Schw – Force be with you

We’re back to our regular shenanigans this week in episode fourteen of the Nerds Assemble podcast.

This week, Emily, Paul, Paul and Paul discuss:

  • 2000 AD potentially preparing to have Judge Dredd come out as gay
  • Bryan Singer now being on board to direct X-Men: Days of Future Past
  • Whether there’s any depth to the rumours of del Toro putting together a supernatural JLA called “Heaven Sent”
  • What we think of the Skyrim Dragonborn DLC announcement

But this week’s hot topic is Disney’s acquisition of LucasFilm and what this means for Star Wars, Industrial Light & Magic, LucasArts and Indiana Jones.

So, are you sitting comfortably?

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PLUS: There’s still time to enter our competition to win a Blu-ray boxset of the first four Resident Evil films, just head on over to here for more details and to enter. Please note that the comp closes at 12pm GMT on 12 November 2012 and is only open to UK and EU residents aged 15 and over.

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