A weekly discussion covering the world of geek culture.
8 Bit News #34
As Halloween has been and gone, Ethan and James spend sometime discussing their favourite horror games including Outlast and Amnesia, before moving onto their most terrifying enemies in a horror game. Plus Ethan delivers some of the latest technology news.
8 Bit News #33
8 Bit News returns for the new Felpham FM season, join James with new host Ethan and special guest Aron. This episode James spends a little time introducing his new hosts to the listeners covering everything from their preferred games consoles to their favourite games. Plus they talk some of the latest tech news (or at least try to ....)
8 Bit News #32
In the deepest parts of the internet lie shadows. These shadows have names and they have struck fear, madness and mystery into the hearts of people just from mentioning them. These are the legends and the myths that have caused a number of concerns and have been investigated. If you dare think of taking this journey, Just remember. Curiosity killed the cat.
Join James and Maisie as they dive into the world of creepypastas and talk about their favourites and the real life events that have happened as a result of people taking them too far.
Trigger warning: Brief discussion of attempted murder. To skip this section please skip through 8:24-13:50
8 Bit News #31
What is a fandom? Many philosophers have tried and failed to answer this mysterious phenomenon. Maisie and James are no philosophers, they're just two idiots put in front of a microphone, but by gosh they're going to try anyway. Enjoy discussion of Fanart, Cosplay, Fanfiction and the debate of the morals behind fan works and fandom.
8 Bit News #30
In this episode of 8 Bit News, James is joined by Ethan (of Serial Thrillers Fame) to discusses extra-terrestrial life and how aliens are often depicted in the media, before moving onto their biggest video games disappointments.
8 Bit News #29
In todays episode Maisie and James will be continuing their discussion of Star Wars with their thoughts on The Last Jedi! To avoid spoilers miss out this section; 2:43-5:30. They also talk about their experiences with the PlayStation VR and whether or not virtual reality technology is going too far. Is it all harmless fun or are we inching ever closer to the 'Oasis'?