21 episodes

Sci-fi, fantasy, superheroes: they have been a constant companion whether it be books, comics, movies, or tv. To some it's just disposable entertainment - but you know better!
Once a week, veteran podcaster and lifelong geek David Monteith invites you on a journey, where, with a little help from a friend now and again, we can explore vulnerability, meaning and purpose through the lens of a life lived in Geekdom. Don't worry, he won't actually be naked...It's a metaphor!

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    • Leisure

Sci-fi, fantasy, superheroes: they have been a constant companion whether it be books, comics, movies, or tv. To some it's just disposable entertainment - but you know better!
Once a week, veteran podcaster and lifelong geek David Monteith invites you on a journey, where, with a little help from a friend now and again, we can explore vulnerability, meaning and purpose through the lens of a life lived in Geekdom. Don't worry, he won't actually be naked...It's a metaphor!

    Mark Meer: from dropping out to saving the universe

    Mark Meer: from dropping out to saving the universe

    Ep 20: Mark Meer: from dropping out to saving the universeDescription: In this final episode of Season 1 David gets comfortable in the boudoir with voice actor Mark Meer and explores the intricacies of chasing passions both on and off the mic.
    Guest at a Glance
    Mark Meer is known worldwide for his voice work in video games, especially Commander Shepard in the Massive Effect series.
    Show Notes:
    First comic
    Marvels what if
    Life before societal acceptance
    Role playing and satan
    The advantage of dropping out
    Insane improvisation
    From discovering performance to voice work
    Gaming as a gaming actor
    The biggest influence
    TV shows to get you through lockdown
    Advice to a 12 yr old then and now
    Mentioned in this episode:
    Fundraiser auction site for Michael Hogan of Babylon 5 - https://society6.com/fleetisfamily
    https://propnomicon.blogspot.com/ (https://propnomicon.blogspot.com/)


    Find Mark:
    https://www.cameo.com/markmeer (https://www.cameo.com/markmeer)
    https://twitter.com/Mark_Meer (https://twitter.com/Mark_Meer)
    https://instagram.com/mr.markmeer (https://instagram.com/mr.markmeer)


    Message The Naked Geek to share your experience or insights - david@thenakedgeek,co,uk
    Continue the conversation in the Facebook Group - https://www.facebook.com/groups/4381495755276770/ (https://www.facebook.com/groups/4381495755276770/)
    Donate - https://ko-fi.com/thenakedgeek1 (https://ko-fi.com/thenakedgeek1)
    This podcast was produced by RogueSpirit Productions - message to see how they can help you produce your podcast - david@roguespirit.co.uk

    • 58 min
    Empathy, Bad Guys & the Justice League

    Empathy, Bad Guys & the Justice League

    Ep 19: Empathy, Bad Guys and The Justice LeagueTipple: Siren Red Ale - One In All In - https://www.sirencraftbrew.com/stories-and-events/blog/granadilla-vs-one-in-all-in
    Inspiration: JLA 157 Till Doom do us Part
    Finally on his 3rd attempt David gets to the point he meant to when he first started talking about this Justice League comic and it's all about Empathy.
    Enter the boudoir of the Naked Geek and David Monteith will share all.
    Many thanks to Joe Rawlinson-Hunt - https://joerawlinson-hunt.com/ (https://joerawlinson-hunt.com/) and Siobhan Monteith https://twitter.com/siobhanmonteith for the use of their voices in this episode
    Contact
    Email: david@thenakedgeek.co.uk
    Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/4381495755276770 (https://www.facebook.com/groups/4381495755276770)
    Produced by RogueSpirit Productions
    david@roguespirit.co.uk

    • 9 min
    The Lensman, your influence and the long game

    The Lensman, your influence and the long game

    Ep18: The Lensman: Influence. Legacy and the long gameTipple: George T Stagg - https://www.buffalotracedistillery.com/our-brands/stagg/george-t-stagg.html (https://www.buffalotracedistillery.com/our-brands/stagg/george-t-stagg.html)
    Inspiration: Tiriplanetary Bk1 of The Lensman Series from E E 'Doc' Smith
    David reflects on his importance, legacy and influence while trying to con you into buying him a ridiculously expensive bottle of Bourbon
    Enter the boudoir of the Naked Geek and David Monteith will share all.
    Contact
    Email: david@thenakedgeek.co.uk
    Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/4381495755276770 (https://www.facebook.com/groups/4381495755276770)
    Produced by RogueSpirit Productions
    david@roguespirit.co.uk

    • 13 min
    Justice League: Love, Real Love & Ultimatums

    Justice League: Love, Real Love & Ultimatums

    Ep17: Justice League, Love and FoolishnessTipple: Interstellar Hyperdrive - https://www.liquidlightbrewco.com/ (https://www.liquidlightbrewco.com/)
    Inspiration: JLA 157 Till Doom Do Us Part
    Once again David gets distracted form his purpose by what he learns from the Justice League about Love and Foolishness
    Enter the boudoir of the Naked Geek and David Monteith will share all.
    Links:
    https://www.relate.org.uk/ (https://www.relate.org.uk/)
    https://www.supportline.org.uk/problems/relationships-and-family/ (https://www.supportline.org.uk/problems/relationships-and-family/)
    https://thespark.org.uk/relationship-support-for-couples-individuals/relationship-helpline/ (https://thespark.org.uk/relationship-support-for-couples-individuals/relationship-helpline/)
    https://www.nationaldahelpline.org.uk/ (https://www.nationaldahelpline.org.uk/)
    https://mensadviceline.org.uk/ (https://mensadviceline.org.uk/)
    https://www.mind.org.uk/ (https://www.mind.org.uk)
    https://www.safeline.org.uk/ (https://www.safeline.org.uk)
    https://www.mankind.org.uk/ (https://www.mankind.org.uk)
    https://www.refuge.org.uk/ (https://www.refuge.org.uk)
    Contact:
    Email: david@thenakedgeek.co.uk
    Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/4381495755276770 (https://www.facebook.com/groups/4381495755276770)
    Produced by RogueSpirit Productions
    david@roguespirit.co.uk

    • 8 min
    Adam Dewhirst - Passion, Growth & Fatherhood

    Adam Dewhirst - Passion, Growth & Fatherhood

    Episode: 16 - Adam Dewhurst: Passion, Growth and FatherhoodDavid and Adam get riff on the the components of the journey that took Adam from watching films on the sofa to being a creative on Marvel Movies and more, while considering how we nurture the next generation.
    Guest at a Glance
    Adam Dewhirst is a lead modeller at ILM (Industrial light and magic). He has over 17 years experience in VFX spanning Games, film, TV, commercials and children’s television. Perhaps one of his most loved creations is Rocket Racoon for Guardians of the Galaxy
    Show Notes:
    Stuff Adam has worked on that you love!
    Epiphany moments and the journey into a career
    Geekdom as a companion
    The changing face of Comic Conventions and geek films/tv
    What Farscape teaches us about growth
    The influence of Spiderman
    Navigating a relationship with a civilian
    The Next Generation
    Charting your life
    Mentioned in this episode:
    Hickman X-Men - https://www.comicbookherald.com/the-complete-marvel-reading-order-guide/jonathan-hickman-x-men-reading-order/?fbclid=IwAR1UO1bG5xYiorEd0Tt9K6sJIl1WLmYU2rLl7dkyMvzRkiC2FqPLONhL8uo (https://www.comicbookherald.com/the-complete-marvel-reading-order-guide/jonathan-hickman-x-men-reading-order)
    Thor - https://www.marvel.com/comics/series/28031/thor_2020_-_present?fbclid=IwAR3wOlN3NHfPYWQX2FyYP35gBA4cXemiEfpQsDK41kM0rRxVNxn8k5omuCc (https://www.marvel.com/comics/series/28031/thor_2020_-_present)
    Find Adam
    https://twitter.com/dewhirstadam (https://twitter.com/dewhirstadam)
    https://www.instagram.com/dewhirstadam/ (https://www.instagram.com/dewhirstadam/)
    Message The Naked Geek to share your experience or insights - david@thenakedgeek,co,uk
    Continue the conversation in the Facebook Group - https://www.facebook.com/groups/4381495755276770/ (https://www.facebook.com/groups/4381495755276770/)
    This podcast was produced by RogueSpirit Productions - message to see how they can help you produce your podcast - david@roguespirit.co.uk

    • 45 min
    Foundation: The best laid plans

    Foundation: The best laid plans

    Ep15 - Foundation: The Best Laid PlansTipple: Pink Grapefruit Juice
    Inspiration: Foundation by Asimov
    In this episode David use's the classic sci-fi series from Issac Asimov to reflect and project on the importance an a pointless of a good plan on his life and career
    Enter the boudoir of the Naked Geek and David Monteith will share all.
    Email: david@thenakedgeek.co.uk
    Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/4381495755276770 (https://www.facebook.com/groups/4381495755276770)
    Produced by RogueSpirit Productions
    david@roguespirit.co.uk

    • 12 min