Con on the Cob

GW1 Issue 114 – It’s No Secret!

GW1 Issue 114 – It’s No Secret!

 

Over the past couple of weeks you’ve heard us talk about a kickstarter for a new version of Top Secret, widely considered the first ever espionage role play game when it was released in 1980. Well this week we have an interview with the creator, Merle Rasmussen! We pick his brain over the original game and how the new version, Top Secret: New World Order, came about, plus Kylan finally gets the answer to a question that he’s wondered about for years.  More

GW1 Issue 93 – Getting Timey Wimey

GW1 Issue 93 – Getting Timey Wimey

It’s our monthly Meeplecast and we have a full house at The Malted Meeple. Andy shares some news about an awesome new event happening at the May Oddmall in Akron, we get into a bit of geek news and then it’s time to chat tv, with an emphasis on time travel shows.  More

GW1 Issue 81 – Finding Fantastic Geeks

GW1 Issue 81 – Finding Fantastic Geeks

It’s our monthly Meeplecast and we’re talking all things Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts! Plus we already have news about next year’s Con on the Cob and, of course, a little bit of news from the week in geek.  More

GW1 Issue 79 – Cobster’s Paradise

GW1 Issue 79 – Cobster’s Paradise

It’s our annual Con on the Cob episode, recorded in front of a live convention audience! We have some con coverage, plus plenty of talk about recent geek news. And we close things out with a great interview with game developer (and friend to all) Sean Patrick Fannon.

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GW1 Issue 78 – Gettin’ Some Strange

GW1 Issue 78 – Gettin’ Some Strange

In case you didn’t notice, another big Marvel movie came out last week and, of course, we have a a full review. But first, we’re excited about Con on the Cob this week and we’ve got some comicbook and tv news to talk about.  More

GW1 Issue 77 – Double D Down on Halloween

GW1 Issue 77 – Double D Down on Halloween

Time for our monthly Meeplecast and it’s Halloween! Instead of the horror movie chats you’ll find pretty much everywhere, we’re talking about Halloween television specials – from the classic to the unexpected. We’ve also got some Meeple news, a Deadpool update and a serious discussion about recent bullying on Twitter.  More

GW1 Issue 76 – Now With More George Lucas

GW1 Issue 76 – Now With More George Lucas

Joined by Andy and Heather, we’re talking about a couple of trailers that dropped this week, a bit of Marvel and Star Wars news, plus details on Con on the Cob (it starts Nov. 10!) and a final download on impressions of the first Oddmall in Toledo.   More

GW1 Issue 74 – Biting the Big Apple

GW1 Issue 74 – Biting the Big Apple

This week we have coverage of the news coming out of New York Comic Con. But first, we share what we’ve been up to and what’s coming up with Oddmall and Con on the Cob. More

GW1 Issue 71 – Warlords, Monks and Level Six

GW1 Issue 71 – Warlords, Monks and Level Six

Now that the second season of Killjoys has ended, we discuss what’s become one of our favorite scifi shows. But first, we get into some conspiracies, delve into a bit of history and talk updates on a couple other scifi shows in development.   More

GW1 Issue 55 – Geekster Apocalypse

GW1 Issue 55 – Geekster Apocalypse

We’re back with another Meeplecast, recorded on Memorial Day out on the patio at The Malted Meeple. And it’s our first video episode, thanks to Randy and Dana from Permanently Geek! We have lots of gaming talk and get into what we really thought about X-Men: Apocalypse. More

GW1 Issue 54 – Storming the Castle

GW1 Issue 54 – Storming the Castle

Welcome Lords and Ladies of yon interwebs to ye olde Geek Watch One, recorded this week in a library deep in the bowels of a castle. We are joined by Bart, Greg, Jessie, Rick and Andy to chat tv, movies and yon castle stuff.    More

GW1 Issue 49 – Three Men and a Monster

GW1 Issue 49 – Three Men and a Monster

This week we recorded in a super-secret public location in the wilds of suburban Ohio. We were there for an Oddmall/Con on the Cob staff gathering, so we have some news about those big events. Plus, Greg joins us to talk about the relaunch of Japanese monster movies. More

GW1 Issue 23 – Breaking Con

GW1 Issue 23 – Breaking Con

We recorded this issue live at Con on the Cob with an audience that included members of the Tangent Bound Network, Dice Squad and Geek Dig. And we have our bloggers Bart and Vern on the panel too. You’ll get to experience what it’s like to break Kylan!

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GW1 Issue 21 – Lens Flare and Levity

GW1 Issue 21 – Lens Flare and Levity

We’re joined by our blogger Vernon as we chat blogs, cons, parties, and then get into the real meat. We talk about dark storylines/lack of levity in superhero movies (hey DC!) and share our thoughts on the season premieres of Gotham and Agents of SHIELD.

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GW1 Issue 20 – Little Podcast That Could

GW1 Issue 20 – Little Podcast That Could

We’ve made it to 20 issues! (insert Muppet arm flailing) We give a big thank you to all of our listeners and supporters! Plus, we actually have mail to talk about and comic book news.

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GW1 Issue 19 – We Can Be Heroes

GW1 Issue 19 – We Can Be Heroes

This week we’re joined by Bart (who writes Best Geeky Finds for us every Saturday) to discuss a bit of movie and television news. With the new Heroes Reborn starting up this week, our big topic of discussion is the original Heroes, which we all binged this summer.

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GW1 Issue 18 – Teletubbies Westward Ho!

GW1 Issue 18 – Teletubbies Westward Ho!

You remembered we’re weekly now, right? Of course you did! It’s just the four of us this week, chatting fund raising, movie news, parties and Teletubbies (yep, you read that right).

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GW1 Issue 16 – The Gang’s All Here

GW1 Issue 16 – The Gang’s All Here

For the first time in weeks, it’s just the four of us chatting all things geek. Kylan, Ken, Vicky and Miss Dawn have plenty to share with updates about our schedule and website features, fisticuffs in the South, movie and television news, Con on the Cob panels and workshops, and some reminiscing about arcades and video game systems.

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