Saturday, November 30, 2013

The CVG Special Bulletin Podcast #001 !

2013 RPG Podcasters Charity Drive banner

A special bulletin podcast which couldn't wait for the next monthly episode, concerning Urgent Announcements Three!  Check it out here!

00:00 - Intros and hellos
Announcement #1
01:06 - The CVG is honored to join the 2013 RPG Podcasters Charity Drive!  Please go and help us out or contirbute to one of the other amazing podcasts and their causes!

Featuring an interview with Sara Nemec of the Feed My People Food Bank!

Announcement #2
15:18 - The Geek goes to Bandcamp!
Check out Songs From The Geek!  A new digital album available for your collection.  As you do. 

Announcement #3

17:15 - Check out and contribute to The Corporia Kickstarter!  Time is running out!  Go pledge your support today!
Feauring  an interview with creator Mark Plemmons!

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

The CVG Podcast and Rhythm & Blues Revue - Episode #006: (I'm Your) Hoochie Boogie Man!

"Errr...  Not mother?"
Episode Six of The Chippewa Valley Geek Podcast and Rhythm & Blues Revue is complete and can be found here or on iTunes.

It's October 2013 (kind of), and we're talking about monsters, varmints and things that need killin'!

0:00:00 Intros
0:01:56 The Up Front: On Addiction and Mental Illness in Geek Games & Media
0:06:54 The Interview:  Author, Lecturer and Paranormal Researcher Chad Lewis gives me the lowdown on the hodag, tells you why to stay off Hwy 37, and takes the Geek-del Test!
0:25:10 Payin' some bills

0:28:01 The Roundtable:  Wherein the boys talk about what makes a great monster, make like Terry and Howie with the picks, and Monster Mike gets his geek card revoked!
1:05:14 The Community Calendar
1:09:21 The October Monthly Marathon: Itty Bitty Don't-Say-This-In-School-boy!
1:09:39 The October Giveaway Contest
1:10:32 Outro & Credits
1:12:29 Bonus Track:    Hodag Me!

Some Show Notes and Links!

Meet Mr. Chad Lewis!

The Geek's Amazon Link!

The ponies' own Oubliettes and Ogres, as imagined by Katie Cook...

Kev talks Superman and Spicoli!  Watch it here!

PC Stinger:
Lt. Lance Rhodes is a Hero System Character, so naturally he has a NINE PAGE character sheet.  He's a Navy Seal and expert in nuclear submarines though, so I for one am not going to mess with him...
Special thanks to Erik Schweitzer for the call-in.

Saturday, November 16, 2013

Haiku Movie Review! Thor: The Dark World

Feel the righteousness!
Frigga rocks, Nat's a dreamboat...

Solid...        A -

It helps me think too...
It helps me think too....

Sunday, November 10, 2013