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Journey Through Sci-Fi

Jul 8, 2021

In a special bonus episode of the podcast James & Matt talk to Australian Director Luke Sparke about his latest film Occupation Rainfall (2021). They chat to Luke about the challenges he faced making his latest feature, what life was like on set, and what sci-fi films inspired him. 

Occupation Rainfall is out at select...


Jul 1, 2021

In the conclusion episode of their journey through Virtual Reality in sci-fi cinema, James and Matt discuss what they have learnt during the series and host the Journey Through Sci-Fi awards show. Categories include - The 'NotJust A Headset' Award, Best VR superhero, Most Reality Shattering Moment, and of course Best...


Jun 24, 2021

This week James and Matt once again dive into the world of the Star Trek universe. They discuss the iconic Holodeck and Matt picks out a selection of the best episodes to make use of it in the series.

Episodes Discussed

  • TNG S02E03 Elementary, Dear Data 
  • TNG S06E12 - Ship in a Bottle 
  • TNG S03E21 Hollow Pursuits
  • TNG...


Jun 17, 2021

This week Matt and James step into the dystopian world of Charlie Brooker's Black Mirror to look at three episodes in which Virtual Reality is used in very different ways. They discuss USS Callister, Striking Vipers, and San Junipero.
 
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Jun 10, 2021

This week James takes Matt on a whistle stop tour of the world of Japanese Anime, and the subgenre of Isekai. They also discuss the virtual worlds created in the 2012 anime series Sword Art Online and Mamoru Hosoda's Summer Wars (2009).

Join them as they continue their journey through virtual reality in science fiction...