Episode 42: The Meaning of Nerd

Submitted by Spindles on Fri, 10/04/2015 - 09:57

On this week's show, Brendan, Spindles and Ady chew over the thorny issue that is this year's Hugo nominations. For those of you that are unaware of the controversy around this year's awards, we give a brief run down of what has transpired and mull over what can be done about it in both the short and long term.
We also report back on this year's Eastercon, highlight some current kickstarter campaigns in Crowdfunder Corner and chat over what we are looking forward to in the coming weeks.

Episode 40: Remembrance of the Nerds

Submitted by Spindles on Fri, 27/03/2015 - 09:08

It's that time of year again folks. We made the annual pilgrimage to Pwllheli for this year's Sci Fi Weekender 6. And what a weekend it was.
In this week's show, Brendan, Spindles and Ady share their experiences and thoughts on a weekend that contained Julian Glover, James Cosmo, Sylvester McCoy, Sophie Aldred, Festival of the Spoken Nerd, One man Star Wars and Lord of the Rings, Darth Elvis and the Imperials and much, much more.

Episode 7: Nerdfinger

Submitted by Spindles on Sat, 13/04/2013 - 00:45

This week, Bren, Spindles and Ady talk over the surprise Justice League Dark news, Doctor Who so far, International Tabletop Day and more.
The second half of the show is an interview with the frankly breathtaking Bitter Ruin. You can find their website at and their current kickstarter project at….

Episode 5: Weekend at Nerdie's

Submitted by Spindles on Sun, 17/03/2013 - 12:54

As Ady is off in Japan, Brendan and Spindles are joined this week by Emma and the mighty Megan.
We review the Sci-Fi Weekender and chat about Kickstarter, the future and more.
Musical interlude this week comes in the form of Fighting Trousers by the very wonderful Professor Elemental - Evacuated Tube Transport - High Tech Dutch Road

Episode 3: The Good, The Bad and The Nerd

Submitted by Spindles on Tue, 19/02/2013 - 09:11

Bren , Spindles and Ady talk through some current events in the world of TV, Film, Games, Comics and Tech.
Plus a big discussion about the future of genre shows on TV and a retrospective look at Fringe. No spoilers though. :)
Musical interlude is the new single from Awake By Design, "Falling on me". You can find them over on facebook at
You can have a look at the MakeyMakey over at