Geeks By Geeks Podcast

A Podcast by Geeks for Geeks. Featured Interviews from Anime to Zombies.

008 - (A-Z Series) T for Tabletop Gaming

February 15th, 2017

On this installment of the A-Z Series, we're talking "T" for "Tabletop Gaming."  Joining Tom and Michael are Marcel (Mouse) and Stephen - two experienced Tabletoppers.  Mouse has been playing D&D since back when Dragons were actually real, and has been DMing the game for decades. Stephen plays D&D, Magic, and more, and paints a mean miniature - PHOTOS at www.facebook.com/greatbasingeekspodcast 

Thanks for listening and be sure to check out these local resources, which we referenced in the show:

Dicey Tales Podcast (Drunken Bard Network): https://www.facebook.com/drunkenbard/ 

TOYTOPIA at the Wilbur D. May Museum: https://www.washoecounty.us/parks/maycenterhome/museum/exhibitions.php

Comic Kingdom Reno: https://www.facebook.com/renocomickingdom/

Heroes Games and Hobbieshttps://www.facebook.com/Heroes-Games-Hobbies-332467000157159/ 

Games Galorehttps://www.facebook.com/GamesGaloreDirect/ 

Hydra's Lairhttps://www.facebook.com/HailHydrasLair/ 

 

 

 

 

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007 - (A-Z Series) D for DC TV (Arrowverse)

February 1st, 2017

Tom and Michael are joined on this Episode by Michelle Beck and Eduardo Freyre to talk about all the things that make DC TV (the Arrowverse) great, what makes DC Movies generally poor, and Tom explains how his brain doesn't accept multiverses, multiple earths and bad continuity!  It's a fun one and we thank you for being here with us!

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006 - How to Make a Podcast (Tech Talk)

January 23rd, 2017

On this episode of the Great Basin Geeks Podcast, Tom and Forrest talk about what gear you would need if you wished to make your very own podcast, suggest some audio hardware, talk about the gear we use here on THIS show, and explain how to launch a Podcast.  Send any questions regarding the tech to Tom at gbgpodcast@gmail.com 

Here are some of the devices we discussed - and some recommendations, if you'd like to do some research yourself!

Shure SM58 Dynamic Mic: https://www.sweetwater.com/store/detail/SM58

EV Cobalt CO9 Dynamic Mic: http://www.guitarcenter.com/Electro-Voice/Co9-Cobalt-Premium-Vocal-Mic.gc

Neewer NW800 Condenser Mic: https://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=9SIA94K3N24241

Behringer C-1U USB Mic: http://www.musiciansfriend.com/pro-audio/behringer-c-1u-usb-studio-condenser-mic

Alesis iO2 Interface: http://www.alesis.com/products/view/io2-express

Behringer 1204 USB Mixer: https://www.amazon.com/Behringer-Xenyx-1204USB-Premium-12-Input/dp/B0039PPW60

Livewire Headphone Amplifier: http://www.musiciansfriend.com/pro-audio/livewire-ha04-4-channel-stereo-headphone-amplifier?pfm=item_page.rr1

Zoom H6 Handy Recorder: http://www.musiciansfriend.com/pro-audio/zoom-h6-handy-recorder?rNtt=zoom%20h6&index=1

 

 

 

 

 

 

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005 - Featured Interview - Cosplay Photographer Aubree Portune

January 18th, 2017

Michael and Tom are joined on this Episode by the lovely and talented Aubree Portune of AMPortune Photography, one of the premier Cosplay and Convention Photographers in Northern Nevada.  We discuss her love for Anime, cosplay, and her journey to become a professional photographer!

To book a private shoot or review her amazing work, please visit Aubree on her Facebook page (link below).  Aubree is a great talent and a joy to work with.  If you've ever thought about having professional work done but had any concerns or reservations, you should reach out to Aubree!  She'll be thrilled to hear from you!  Thanks for listening!

https://www.facebook.com/aubreeportunephotography/

http://amportune.portfoliobox.net/

 

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Episode 4 - (A-Z Series) Z for Zombies

January 6th, 2017

Tom and Michael are joined by horror-afficianado Forrest to talk about the how and why of Zombies!  This is the first episode in our A-Z series, where we'll (in no order in particular) discuss a topic from each letter of the alphabet.

*DISCLAIMER* The audio in this episode is not up to par.  Please forgive us as we try new tech and are always looking to improve!  It's listenable, but it's not as good as you're used to.

 

Thanks for listening!

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Episode 3 - GBG 2016 Year-in-Review Extravaganza

December 31st, 2016

Happy New Year, Ladies and Gentlemen! We are proud to present the GBG Year-In-Review Extravaganza Episode!  On this episode, Tom and Michael are joined by next-level Geeks, Joanna and Shawna (Lovelies Cosplay).  Over an exceptional number of minutes, we recap what the Great Basin Geeks involved ourselves in throughout the year, we talk about SDCC, Cosplay, TV Shows and Movies - whew.  Strap in.  It is long, but it needed to be!

Give us feedback at gbgpodcast@gmail.com and let us know if you'd like to join us on the show. 

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Support the show by going to www.greatbasingeeks.com and clicking the donate button.

The Generator: www.therenogenerator.com 

This episode was sponsored by https://www.facebook.com/renomattress/

 

 

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Episode 2 - Rogue One Review

December 21st, 2016

On this Episode of the Great Basin Geeks Podcast, Tom and Michael discuss Rogue One - A Star Wars Story in detail.  Spoiler: We both love it, but not as much as we could...

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**UPDATE** The Year-End Finale Episode will be posted on 12/31/16 and Michael and Tom will be joined by VERY special guests Joanna and Shawna of "Lovelies Cosplay" as we all recap what an amazing year it's been for Geeks in Northern Nevada.  Don't miss it!

 

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Episode 1 - Great Basin Geek Con 2 Recap

December 14th, 2016

Join Michael and Tom for an introduction to themselves and the show before they detail all the festivities that were enjoyed at Great Basin Geek Con 2: The Wrath of Con.  The show wraps up with Geeky Goings On, the segment where all the upcoming Geeky events in the area and beyond are detailed so you can plan your free time wisely!

*UPDATE* Great Basin GeekMas will be held on January 20th at Lili's Restaurant, 2325 Kietzke Ln, Reno, NV 89502 from 6:00PM-?.  An all ages "White Elephant" gift exchange will be held (value limit $20).

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Episode 0 - GBG Podcast Announcement

December 8th, 2016

Join Tom for a special "teaser" Episode of the Great Basin Geeks Podcast!

 

Tom and Michael can be reached at gbgpodcast@gmail.com, or via Facebook:

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GBG Piano Theme and Horn Fanfare by James Dunlap

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Great Basin Geeks Podcast Coming 12/15/2016

December 7th, 2016

The Great Basin Geeks Podcast will publish new episodes on the 1st and 3rd Thursdays of each month, with supplimental episodes apearing periodically between.  Visit www.greatbasingeeks.com and click "Donate" to support this show!