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RevCast

Commentary, criticism and comedy about movies, TV and all corners of geeky genres and culture. A sci-fi convention in your pocket.

Feb 27, 2011

Deanna Toxopeus, Gary Mitchell and David Farnell discuss the biggest trend in sci-fi/fantasy right now Steampunk.  They look at its origins, its tropes, its reach and its best bits.  They also talk about the future of the subgenre given that it has taken over Geek culture and appears to be poised to take over the...


Feb 17, 2011

Deanna Toxopeus, is joined by David Farnell, Michael Emond and Emma Nicoletti to discuss the brilliant comedy of Monty Python in this supersized podcast.  They look at the reason this British troupe is still popular in the age of the Internet, the appeal of their comedy in the colonies and if another Python could...


Feb 13, 2011

A very special podcast this week as Deanna Toxopeus, and David Farnell are joined by authors Ika Koek and Alaya Johnson to discuss how Fantasy fiction deals with the issue of race.  Our participants look at non-human races as metaphors, the diversity of main characters and the placement of the work of non-white...


Feb 3, 2011

It's movie time again for the Revcast Roundtable.  Deanna Toxopeus, Gary Mitchell and Michael Emond discuss the what valentine Hollywood is sending us.  Surprisingly, not a lot of slasher flicks, but there is one movie that causes our podcast team to react like a bunch of frat boys.  As always there is the...