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Geek Talk with Tyler

Geek Talk with Tyler

By Tyler Brooke
Enjoy comic books? Are you an anime and manga enthusiast? Have you ever played Dungeons and Dragons? Then this is the talk show for you. Geek Talk is the show made for geeks, by geeks. We talk about, comics, graphic novels, anime, manga, board games and much more.
The Controversy: DC vs Marvel
This episode will serve as the finale to our Phase Four lineup. I can't think of a better way to do so with another controversy episode tackling the two most popular comic  book companies in existence. This episode will be accompanied by Dan Lenanne (Host of the Rock Nerd Radio Show and cohost to my episode Cartoons then and now) and Rickman of Rickmanart (my cohost for many of my episode (including Comics: More then DC and Marvel, The MCU: Looking at the past 13 years and So you want to be creative? and also serves as the talented artist behind my logo).
01:47:34
September 25, 2022
The Ranking: The Twelve Talismans of Shendu
This episode will serve as the beginning of my mini series "The Ranking". In it, we will be discussing the each of Shendu's talismans from Jackie Chan Adventures. In it, we will be discussing each of the talismans and we will be ranking them worst to best. We will be discussing their everyday use, their combative use, how they pair with the others and how hazardous they can be. I will be once again accompanied with Joseph Alaire from Feyruin the untold story. Hope you had as much fun listening as we did recording it. 
01:25:31
September 18, 2022
A character's backstory
This was meant to be released as a Phase 3 episode, but it rests comfortably in Phase 4 now. This episode will discuss how a character's backstory is imperative to the character themselves.
33:27
September 17, 2022
Animals and their cultural Inspirations
This was meant to be released as a Phase 3 episode, but it rests comfortably in Phase 4 now. This episode will discuss how animals have served as inspirations to some of our favorite character's, stories and more.
01:02:18
September 17, 2022
Historical Impacts in Media
This episode will be talking about how history has had historical impacts on media. From different points in history like Japan, America and even Greece. This episode will be cohosted by radio personality Mick O'Herien. 
49:04
September 12, 2022
Spin-offs in Media
This episode (as the name suggests) talks about spin-offs in media. Why they exist, who they are for and what are some ones we liked/would like to see. The guest for this episode will be Curtis Bloes who you might recognize from the Time Bandits minute. The podcast that goes minute by minute for the 80's cult classic film, Time Bandits.
01:09:17
September 11, 2022
Villains Iconic and Impact
Love them or hate them, villains serve as the crucial part to any story. We will be discussing their importance and impact. My guest will be Joseph Alaire from the Feyruin the untold story. Hoe you all enjoy listening as we did recording. 
01:43:37
September 04, 2022
Marketing to Kids
This episode will discuss how to market to kids. What grabs their attention, the best way to do it and how it's different then Marketing to kids is. I will be joined by recurring guest Marlene Sharp and my latest guest, Kenn Viselman.
34:40
August 21, 2022
What does it mean to be popular?
This episode talks about what it means to be popular, what makes something popular, the different types of popularities that  exist and the tropes that dictate the realm of popularity.
01:05:13
August 20, 2022
The Art of Storytelling
This episode will discuss the art of story telling. How to do it right, what to know for it and how it's impactful to future storytellers. I'll be joined by Shannon Peel, the website organizer for BrandAPeel.
01:20:13
August 20, 2022
Dragons: The standout of mythology
As this title will tell you, this episode will discuss about dragons. How they stand out in the mythological world and the impact they left. This episode will be accompanied by Birth of Fae series author, Danielle M Orsino.
01:15:58
July 24, 2022
The POV of female authors with Danielle M Orsino
This episode will discuss the pov (point of view) for female authors. We also discuss women in media and how they are portrayed. This episode will be accompanied by Danielle M Orsino (the author of birth of the fae series as well as a long time geek of eastern and western media). If you like this episode and are interested in Orsino's works, please support the author.
01:06:23
July 18, 2022
Tyler talks to Greg Weisman and Marlene Sharp
The start of my mini series, Tyler Talks, I will be discussing with Greg Weisman and his works. If that name sounds familiar to you, you've probably watched Young Justice, Spectacular Spider-Man, W.I.T.C.H., Star Wars Rebels and of course, Gargoyles. If you are a fan of that show, add #KeepBingingGargoyles for the chance of a revival series. We talk about his involvement in not only that series, but the other shows he's worked on, we talk about his personal relationship with the cast and we just have a great time with the episode overall. I hope y'all have fun listing to this episode as I did recording it. A special thank you the Marlene Sharp who introduced us and helped make this episode possible.
01:06:45
July 10, 2022
Business in fandom with Marlene Sharp
This episode will discuss about the business side of fandom (as the name suggests). By that I will be discussing how business plays into situations like how games, shows and even movies run the way the run and why the run that way. I will be talking to Marlene Sharp who has been involved with such games and series including: Yokai Watch, SONIC BOOM and Sonic the Hedgehog.
01:11:26
July 03, 2022
The Controversy: XBOX vs Playstation
This will serve as the finale before our Phase Four episodes. In another controversy episode, we will discuss yet another controversial topic. XBOX vs Playstation. I will have returning guest Edward from you may recognize from my Memes and Gifs episode as well as my episode about Satires and Parodies and the new guest on the scene, Vincent. Both of whom are gifted players and would like to share their thoughts on this controversial discussion.
25:56
June 26, 2022
Voiceover 101 with Roy Worley
This episode will talk about people who want to get into voiceover's. I'll be joined by my guest, Roy Worley who has lent his voice to over 250 titles.
23:04
June 19, 2022
The 4th wall and why we break it
From Deadpool to Looney Tunes to The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, the act of breaking the fourth wall has been going on since shows and movies have existed. This episode talks about the fourth wall. What it is and why we break it. This episode will be cohosted by Vinny Murphy who you may recognize for Dissecting Fiction.
33:55
June 12, 2022
Plot holes in Media
This episode will be talking about the glaring plot holes in movies and tv shows. We talk about why they are there and who they are really for.
57:59
June 05, 2022
TV Shows for busy schedules
As the name will tell you, this episode talks about good programming for people who have busy schedules. Listen to our picks and what we recommend and hopefully you will use our words to find some good shows during your busy schedule.
29:20
May 22, 2022
Toxicity in the Geek Community
This episode will discuss the aspects of toxicity that lies within the geek community. What it is, how it hurts the geek community and some examples of such. Hopefully, by the end of the day, everyone will have a more open mind about the other fandoms.
25:27
May 15, 2022
Memes, GIFs and the impact they leave
This episode will talk about memes, gifs and they impact they leave as the title suggests. It talks about the history thereof and how they can impact our lives and why we use them.
49:52
May 08, 2022
Stereotypes in the geek community
This episode will be discussing the stereotypes that Geek Community has to deal with. This episode covers everything from body pillows to glasses to braces. It talks about how geeks are portrayed in the media and how to overall not judge a book by it's cover.
29:26
April 17, 2022
The world of Satire and Parodies
This episode will be discussing the world of satire and parodies. we will be discussing what they are, why they exist and the importance of their existence overall. We will also be talking about some of our favorite programs that fit under this genre.
52:28
April 10, 2022
Abridged series
This episode is dedicated to the abridged series. Talks about their existence, their impact and why they exist. My cohost will be be Mickey. Mickey has served as my cohost for my previous episode: One Piece: More than a Shounen. This episode will also serve as the beginning of our Phase 3 lineup.
26:07
April 03, 2022
Gargoyles: The Black Sheep of Disney
This episode will serve as the wrap up to Phase 2 and will talk about the beloved Disney series, Gargoyles. We will talk about it's impact, it's significance and how it was an impact to the 90's overall. This episode will be accompanied by Krispie who you may recognize from my Shakespearean episodes.
01:12:51
March 27, 2022
LGTBQ+ and it's representation in media
This episode talks about the members of the LGTBQ community and how they are represented in the media. This episode will also be the very first episode of my series to have not one, but two guests on my show at the same time. One is a gay cisgender man and the other is a pan cisgender woman. We will be talking about our picks of LGTBQ characters and I will be asking them how they feel about certain characters portrayed in media.
01:12:31
March 20, 2022
Shakespearean Inspirations Part 2
This is the second part of our Shakespearean Inspirations episode. Last time, we talk about how Shakespeare has inspired works in the west. This time, we will be talking about how Shakespeare has inspired works in the east. Like the previous Shakespeare episode, I will be joined by filmmaker Krispie.
01:20:05
March 06, 2022
L.A.R.P. 101
This episode will talk about the brief history of LARP (Live Action Role Play). How it's portrayed, what it is and how to have fun with it.
18:19
February 27, 2022
Disney Movies: Over 80 years of magic
This episode will be discussing the movies that are apart of th Disney theatrical release lineup. Beginning with Show White and the Seven Dwarves to the latest film that is Encanto. I will be joined by my cohost Justin who has done amazing work in Minor Motion Pictures and has been a fan of Disney movies for a good portion of his life.
38:59
February 20, 2022
Live Action Adaptation: How to do them right & the importance of their existence
This episode will be discussing the world of live action adaptations. How to do them right, how to do them poorly and how to do them justice. I will be joined by The Sports Dude's host, Mr.C and he will discuss his experiences on the live action adaptations he has witnessed over the years. We will also be discussing some of favorite series and some we can do without. We also discuss why they exist and we also discuss the importance their of.
37:50
February 13, 2022
D&D: The pioneer of role playing games
This episode talks about the pioneer of all roleplaying games, dungeons and dragons. From when it first appeared in the 1970's to the phenomenon we now know it today. We also talk about the references and homages made in current forms of pop culture as well as the games it has inspired.
22:06
February 06, 2022
Cartoons Then and Now
This episode talks about cartoons. It's history and their overall importance. We talk about how they progressed, how they change from how we knew them and certain cartoons that have redefined history. This episode will be cohosted by Dan from The Rock Nerd Radio Show.
57:38
January 23, 2022
Censorship and how it effects modern artists
This episode is about the act of censorship. How it effects modern artists and wither or not it should exist. This episode will be cohosted by my cohost and good friend Rickman of Rickmanart. He will be discussing his pov on the matter of censorship and how it both helps and hurts people
01:05:24
January 16, 2022
So you want to be creative?
This episode is dedicated to all the artists and creators out there. This episode talks about anyone with a creative side to them. It talks about wanting to express your creativity, it talks about writer's block, inspiration and everything else in between. I will be accompanied by my cohost, Rickman or Rickmanart. You may recognize him from my previous episodes, Comics: More than DC and Marvel as well as my other episode, The MCU: Looking at the past 13 years. He will get the opportunity to talk about his experience as an artist and the opportunity to talk about his creations.
01:37:48
January 09, 2022
The Westernizing in anime
HAPPY NEW YEARS EVERYONE! This is the first episode of the year. In it we will be talking about the ways anime becomes influenced by the systems of the West. Wither its the way language is changed to match the country it's airing in or the setting the anime takes place in itself. It also compares the mind set of how people from the east view programs versus how the ones in the west view programs.
24:13
January 02, 2022
Shakespearean Inspirations Part One
The last episode for 2021! We open to the world of Shakespeare. In our very first two part episode, we talk about the late and great William Shakespeare. To be exact, we talk about all of the works he has helped influence and what has helped make him stand out in the world of literature for over 400 years. Not only that, but we also discuss the themes he has helped portray and we also discuss the words that he has helped introduce to the English language.
01:18:38
November 28, 2021
Superpowers in the Real World
BANG! BOOM! POW! Words one sees when they read comics about characters with superpowers. Characters like Wolverine, Superman and The Flash! What if I were to tell you that some of these superpowers, were found in the real world? This episode discusses the real life superpowers that are found in the animal kingdom. These range from powers well known in the animal kingdom, to powers in the animal kingdom that people are truly unaware of. For some we put some to scale compared to the average human. We also talk about the animals one would normally think of when they hear these powers, as well as the ones who have it (or at the very least, are better at it).
32:59
October 31, 2021
Inspirations from Mythology and Folklore
This episode talks about the inspirations in modern stories that come from folklore and mythology. Many of which are obvious and others are a little more surprising.
29:22
October 25, 2021
The MCU: Looking at the past 13 years
This episode talks about the MCU. What's special about it, what it has given us and what it has in store for us.
01:30:33
October 04, 2021
One Piece: More than a Shounen
This episode will be talking about the 20+ year manga and anime series known as One Piece. In this episode we will talk about the 101's of One Piece, how it has effected the globe and how it differs from your traditional Shounen series.
01:29:44
September 19, 2021
Reboots and their existence in the west
This episode will be talking about reboots that happen in the west (the states). Anime reboots will be a different episode all together. Reboots refers to when a series, movie or franchise gets a new start to an established fictional universe, work or series. We talk about the benefits of reboots and why they good for the fandom. As well as they negative side of having a reboot. We will also be talking about some franchises that did reboots well, some that didn't and some that shouldn't (or most likely won't) get a reboot.
45:01
September 12, 2021
The Controversy: Dubs vs Subs
This episode talks about a big controversy within the anime world: Dubs vs Subs. This explains why both the dub and sub are both beneficial to the anime fandom and what they both bring to the table.
41:03
September 05, 2021
Comics: More than DC and Marvel
This episode will talk about the world of comics. Not just DC and Marvel, but the entirety of the comic book fandom. From IDW to Image to Mirage and every other comic franchise in between. My cohost for this episode will be none other than the talented artist who is a close friend of mine, Rickman!
01:28:03
August 29, 2021
Intro to Anime
This episode talks about people who want to get into the world of anime. What shows we recommend and how it has influenced modern culture.
38:27
August 23, 2021
Foods in fiction
This episode talks about the foods in pop culture, movies and even anime. We talk about their origin, their popularity and their impact.
52:60
August 15, 2021
Conventions 101
This will be the pilot episode for our series as we will be talking about Conventions and everything you need to know about them.
30:41
August 10, 2021
Cosplay 101
In this episode we will be talking about the in's and out's of cosplaying for the conventions I had discussed in the previous episode.
38:29
August 10, 2021