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This Week In Metropolis

This Week In Metropolis

By King Porteous and Steely07
#TWIM is a weekly #podcast from @kingporteous & @steely07, covering #gaming #tech #movies & #music. Regular special guests add to the conversation.
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With Billy Ready from Not Another Podcast
In this episode we meet with Billy Ready from Not Another Podcast! He shares his experiences of starting a podcast during lockdown and the lessons he has learnt throughout the journey. You can find Not Another Podcast at the following places: https://www.instagram.com/notanotherpodcast_ https://twitter.com/napodcast_ https://not-another-podcast.buzzsprout.com/ https://www.buymeacoffee.com/notanotherpod The full range of This Week In Metropolis merchandise is available here: https://www.redbubble.com/shop/ap/54459622 Follow This Week In Metropolis here too: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thisweekinmetropolis/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/twimetropolis Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thisweekinmetropolis New episodes weekly :)
50:44
June 15, 2021
With Jakejames Lugo
In this episode we meet with Writer, Video Creator, Podcaster and Host Jakejames Lugo!
01:08:44
June 8, 2021
With Andy Robertson Author of Taming Gaming
In this episode we meet Journalist, Author, BAFTA Games Judge, Youtuber, Geek Dad Gamer and creator of the Family Video Games Database - Andy Robertson.
01:03:48
June 1, 2021
With Patrick Hickey Jr
In this episode we meet Educator, Journalist, Author, Comic Book Writer, Voiceover Performer and Content Creator Patrick Hickey Jr.
59:46
May 25, 2021
Our 50th Episode!
In this episode we celebrate our 50th episode and remember all the amazing experiences we have had getting there. Also Question Marc makes his on screen debut with a slight twist….
01:02:47
April 20, 2021
With Chris and Kyle from GeeK KetchUP Podcast
In this episode we talk with Chris and Kyle from Geek Ketchup Podcast and discuss our love for our next gen consoles, retro wrestling games and what is great and not so great about Star Wars.
01:03:44
April 13, 2021
With Josh from Just Films & That Podcast
In this episode we talk with Josh from Just Films & That Podcast and discuss our Top 3 underrated movies.
59:38
April 6, 2021
With David J. Fielding AKA Zordon from the Mighty Morphing Power Rangers
In this episode we talk with Actor and Writer David J. Fielding best known as Zordon from the Mighty Morphing Power Rangers.
50:52
March 30, 2021
With TriForce Johnson
In this episode we talk with TriForce Johnson about his life as a Competitive Gamer, Guinness World Record Holder and founder of successful eSports team Empire Arcadia.
01:07:02
March 24, 2021
With Ellie Gibson
In this episode we talk with Comedian, Journalist and TV Presenter Ellie Gibson about her career in the games industry and her new found love of Twitch.
50:44
March 17, 2021
With Nathan Caton
In this episode we talk with Nathan Caton, Award winning Comedian, Writer and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Enthusiast!
42:07
March 10, 2021
With DNA Mind Readers
In this episode we talk with the incredibly talented DNA Mind Readers about their career in magic and their experiences on Britain’s Got Talent.
54:34
March 3, 2021
With Sam Pamphilon
In this episode we talk with Actor, Comedian and Co-Creator of the gaming based TV show Go 8 Bit: Sam Pamphilon!
01:04:09
February 24, 2021
Burgers With Zaks Authentic American Diners
In this episode we talk with Chris and Ian, owners of Zaks Authentic American Diners. Zaks is a hugely successful and well-loved brand in the county of Norfolk in the UK, which was established in 1976. We find out how they plan on keeping Zaks loved for many generations to come.
35:26
February 3, 2021
Technology With Ortis Deley
In this episode we talk with Ortis Deley, presenter of Channel 5’s Gadget Show. We discuss his career in television, technology and his love of whiskey and comic books.
56:16
January 27, 2021
Beer With Mash Gang
In this episode we talk with Jordan from up and coming craft brewery – Mash Gang. We discuss what it takes to make a great beer and what it was like starting a business during a global pandemic.
50:11
January 20, 2021
Impersonation With Darren Altman
In this episode we talk with incredibly talented Impressionist Darren Altman about his career as a Voice Over Artist and more recently Stand-up Comedian.
34:51
January 13, 2021
Animation With Ricky Martin
In this episode we talk with Ricky Martin aka CBBC’s Art Ninja about his career in Animation and what happened behind the scenes in his successful TV show.
50:27
January 6, 2021
Entertainment With Graeme Mathews
In this episode we talk with Graeme Mathews about his career as an Entertainer and his recent experiences on Britain’s Got Talent.
43:32
December 30, 2020
Comic Book Art With Ben Nunn
In this episode we talk with Ben Nunn about what it takes to be a Comic Book Artist as well as his work on The Secret Protectors and other projects.
45:06
December 23, 2020
Comedy With Markus Birdman
In this episode we talk with Stand-up Comedian Markus Birdman about his experiences from a 20 year career in Comedy.
46:22
December 16, 2020
Music With MC Stallion
On this episode we talk with MC Stallion, a UK based Recording Artist, DJ, Host and Rapper about his career in music so far.
43:39
December 9, 2020
Fitness With Garry Lever
In this episode we chat with Garry Lever about the world of Fitness. Garry is a Martial Artist, Athletic Coach and owner of The P.T Farm.
34:54
December 2, 2020
Walking On The Moon
In the final episode of Season 4, the boys discuss: Why buying a console on release day is stressful, What would it be like to live on the moon?, Which movies should we have watched but haven’t? and they remember some useless game accessories they have owned in the past.
43:37
November 11, 2020
OUT OF THE BLANK!
In this episode the boys are joined by Robbie from Out Of the Blank Podcast, they discuss: The positives of doing a podcast, the crazy things electric cars can do, Is technology making us dumb? and Is fake food a good idea?
01:01:52
November 4, 2020
Top Five Scary Movies
In this episode the boys discuss their Top Five Scary Movies of all time and some that didn’t quite make the list. 
43:01
October 28, 2020
Do you like Pina Colada?
In this episode the boys discuss: Should dogs wear AR goggles? Has Adobe gone too far? Is hacking for charity OK? Should Bruce Willis hang up his vest? And they reflect on their favourite soundtracks.
41:37
October 21, 2020
NOM! NOM! NOM!
In this week’s episode the boys are joined be Warren from Eat With Wozza. They discuss: Who are their favourite TV chefs? Which food related character would win a fight? Why are there savoury yogurts? And when is it appropriate to play Xbox games on a fridge?
46:06
October 14, 2020
PUT THE DOG IN THE BASKET!
In this episode the boy discuss: Where the listeners want to escape to, the amazing music in Burnout Revenge, Would you live in Buffalo Bill’s house? And will we ever see a new movie again? We also have a new feature – Question Ethan!
37:11
October 7, 2020
FIGURE FOUR LEG LOCK
In this episode the boys are joined by Steve from SCW The Wrestling Channel and discuss: Timeless classic wrestlers, Why @steely07 wants an XBOX and the wonder of rocket based rescue services. Question Marc asks: Where would we escape to real or fictional?
40:31
September 30, 2020
TOP 5 GAMES
In this episode the boys consider their Top 5 Games of all time and what makes them so great in their opinion.
01:08:15
September 23, 2020
Pass the towel it's getting hot in here....
In this episode the boys are joined by Paul the one and only Kryptonian Warrior! We discuss: The secrets of cosplay, staying in the Fresh Prince’s house, really difficult games and remote control robots.
52:51
September 16, 2020
WE HAVE COME A LONG WAY BABY!
In this episode we discuss: What makes the new Batman Film great? Why does our favourite music make us feel old? Will Lewis Hamilton save the environment? And we introduce a new section – Really Short Reviews!
42:60
September 9, 2020
The Grand Finale
In the final episode of season 3 we discuss: Why James is really sorry, Great TV and Film we have seen in the past week, Smart Phone drunk testing, Garfield Email and Celebrity Alcohol.
40:17
August 19, 2020
Green Toothpaste
In this week’s episode Steely07 ponders the day to day compromises when looking after the planet. We also discuss Instagram’s new TikTok competitor, Transparent TV’s and sleeping in a Blockbuster Video store. Question Marc this week asks whether it is worth getting a next gen console.
43:42
August 12, 2020
Heroes and Villains
In this episode we chat with Adam Wheeler about his comic book series The Secret Protectors and also share who our favourite heroes and villains are.
48:25
August 5, 2020
Snyder Cuts and Giga Leaks
In this weeks episode we discuss: Can you really enjoy sport virtually? Should we care about the Zack Snyder cut? and Is the Nintendo Leak a good thing?
43:42
July 29, 2020
TOP 5 BOX SETS!
In this episode we discuss what our top 5 box sets are and why we thought they should be on the list, as well as the ones that closely missed out.
01:01:16
July 22, 2020
Question Marc ???
In this week’s episode Marc is back on the show! He talks more about aliens and questions whether games make great movies? And we all discuss why there is such a fuss about Huawei?
53:57
July 15, 2020
IS ANYBODY OUT THERE ????
In this episode we discuss futuristic face masks, visiting space by balloon and ask do aliens really exist?
41:11
July 9, 2020
TOP 5 GIGS!
Whats makes a great Gig? In today's episode we give our thoughts and reveal who made our all time top 5 gigs and why.
37:42
July 2, 2020
Don't Weaponize the Dolphins!
In this weeks episode we talk about retro box office smashes, gaming access for all and robot dolphins. Plus a the worst things that lockdown has brought out in us both.
33:35
June 24, 2020
Don't Call It A Comeback!
We are back! In this episode we talk about how lockdown has changed our lives with tech, Space x, PS5 and Disney Plus :)
43:39
June 18, 2020
Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, Joker and Spider-Man leaves home.
In this episode the boys are joined by their good friend Marc Hayes to discuss whether Once Upon a Time in Hollywood was any good, the new Joker trailer and what’s going to happen to Spider-Man?
40:35
September 10, 2019
Neural Link, Phase 4 and Super Sizing.
In this episode the boys consider connecting their brains to computers, Marvel Phase 4 and Super Size Me 2.
39:26
August 1, 2019
Future Commutes, Bro Thor and Yesterday
  In this episode the boys consider can Google really plan your bus journeys, who is Bro Thor? and what King P thinks of British Cinema.
31:47
July 10, 2019
Libra, Slipnot Whiskey, Veggie Tubes, Head Horns and End Game Again.
 In this episode the boys consider is Facebook's Libra  crypto-currency a good idea? Who would drink Slipknots Whiskey? What is a Veggie Tube? How to deal with Head Horns? and do we really need more End Game?
32:31
June 20, 2019
Real Life Star Wars, Google Stadia and Swamp Things.
In this episode the boys consider Star Wars Land, can Google succeed in the gaming industry and why Swamp Thing was cancelled?
43:00
June 13, 2019
Future Laptops, Emotional Amazon and Workplace Gaming
In this episode the boys consider where the future of laptops will take us, can Amazon really read our emotions and can retro gaming really make our work lives better?
38:39
May 30, 2019
Tarantino, Good TV, Bad TV and Batman Issues.
In this episode the boys consider King P’s obsession with the Once Upon a Time in Hollywood trailer, Good TV and Bad TV moments and who on earth can play Batman now?
43:18
May 23, 2019
End Game Spoilers, Video Game Movies and Matrix 4
In this episode the boys consider their feelings after Avengers End Game, Who should write the next Marvel chapter? Do video games make good movies? And will there be a Matrix 4?
41:33
May 16, 2019
PS5, Capcom, Apple Arcade and Disney Plus
 In this episode the boys consider is the PlayStation 5 something to be excited about? Would anyone pay £230 for a Capcom shaped joystick? Will Apple dominate the games industry? And finally can Disney beat Netflix at its own game 
32:60
April 18, 2019
New Bond, Home Cinema and 16K TV's
In this episode the boys consider who be a good option to play James Bond next? Would you pay $3000 USD to bring the cinema to your home? Are 16K resolution TV’s necessary? And how do you safely eject a USB drive? 
34:56
April 10, 2019
Too Many Trailers, Fan Meet Ups and End Games
In this episode the boys consider are there too many trailers for movies now? Are paid celebrity fan meet ups a good thing? and they discuss Avengers End Game news.
31:52
April 5, 2019