loader from loading.io

Episode 286 - Between Two Pillows

Back to the Eighties

Release Date: 02/10/2017

Episode 470 - Transformers: Marvel UK October 1985! show art Episode 470 - Transformers: Marvel UK October 1985!

Back to the Eighties

Andy's back, and that means it's Transformers time! The Marvel UK comic has gone weekly, so there's 4 issues a month to cover! There's Decepticon Dam-Busters, Shockwave threatening Prime, and an epic battle between the Dinobots and a nasty little surprise left by everyone's favourite monocular Decepticon leader! If you want to follow along with us, scans can be found here:  Back to the Eighties @ Twitter: @BTTEPOD Back to the 80's on Facebook: facebook.com/bttepod

info_outline
Episode 469 - Nostalgia Ramblin' with Wil Hodgson! show art Episode 469 - Nostalgia Ramblin' with Wil Hodgson!

Back to the Eighties

Our old friend Wil Hodgson is back with us in this episode, and they're on the ramble as usual! Join us as we take various trips down 80's Memory Lane and beyond! Back to the Eighties @ Twitter: @BTTEPOD Back to the 80's on Facebook: facebook.com/bttepod

info_outline
Episode 468 - Sharka Bytes! show art Episode 468 - Sharka Bytes!

Back to the Eighties

We're joined by someone new this week - Sacha AKA Coffeehound RetroSharka! She's here to talk about one of favourite subjects here at BTTE Towers - computer games of the Microcomputer era! Spectrum, C64, even the BBC Micro, we'll talk about them all, with a few cameos from a few other characters! You think that there was a video game bust in the mid-80s - think again! Back to the Eighties @ Twitter: @BTTEPOD Back to the 80's on Facebook: facebook.com/bttepod

info_outline
Episode 467 - Transformers: Marvel UK September 1985! show art Episode 467 - Transformers: Marvel UK September 1985!

Back to the Eighties

Issues #26, #27 and #28 are examined in this month's traverse into the world of Marvel UK's Transformers comics, and this is a biggie, as now it's a weekly publication! That'll really eat up material, but it's ok, because great things are on the horizon. Join Andy and Glenn as they dive into September 1985! If you want to follow along with us, scans can be found here:  Back to the Eighties @ Twitter: @BTTEPOD Back to the 80's on Facebook: facebook.com/bttepod

info_outline
Episode 466 - He CAN deal with that now! show art Episode 466 - He CAN deal with that now!

Back to the Eighties

Bordersdude John from the TFYTC joins us again, this time to talk about his favourite Transformer EVER, Ultra Magnus! But why does John love him so much, and which are his favourite iterations of this much-loved legacy character? Make a cuppa, grab some biccies, pull up a pew, and join us to find out! The Transformers YouTube Community: facebook.com/groups/ttfytc Back to the Eighties @ Twitter: @BTTEPOD Back to the 80's on Facebook: facebook.com/bttepod

info_outline
Episode 465 - Transformers: Marvel UK August 1985! show art Episode 465 - Transformers: Marvel UK August 1985!

Back to the Eighties

It's issues #24 and #25 in this issue, and we're getting ever closer to Transformers being a weekly publication! In the meantime, can Andy and Glenn handle the terror of Shockwave devastating Blackrock's oil platform, his fight with Megatron over the leadership of the Decepticons, and the smash cut of Planet Terry finally meeting his parents? Listen on to find out! If you want to follow along with us, scans can be found here:  Back to the Eighties @ Twitter: @BTTEPOD Back to the 80's on Facebook: facebook.com/bttepod

info_outline
Episode 464 - Brad and Glenn Love Retro! show art Episode 464 - Brad and Glenn Love Retro!

Back to the Eighties

We're coming to the end of the summer, and what better way to mark that than reminiscing about some retro stuff with our old mate Brad from the TFYTC? We'll be talking about Transformers, Star Wars, Retrogaming and even some football of old, so make a cuppa, get some Pink Panther wafers in, and enjoy! Back to the Eighties @ Twitter: @BTTEPOD Back to the 80's on Facebook: facebook.com/bttepod

info_outline
The Nerva Beacon Podcast - Episode 48: Blinovitch in Full Effect show art The Nerva Beacon Podcast - Episode 48: Blinovitch in Full Effect

Back to the Eighties

Leigh and Glenn look at one the JNT stories that truly did a deep dive into Doctor Who's own history, bringing the Brigadier back, no less - Mawdryn Undead!  They also discuss the big news - who's likely to take the showrunner reins now that Chibnall's on his way, and who could be the new Doctor? Nerva Beacon on Facebook: facebook.com/NervaBeaconPodcast Nerva Beacon on Twitter: @NervaBeaconPod

info_outline
Episode 463 - Late Summer Ramblin' with Wil Hodgson! show art Episode 463 - Late Summer Ramblin' with Wil Hodgson!

Back to the Eighties

We've got Wil Hodgson back with us today, for another lovely jaunt down Memory Lane, this time including such subjects as Star Wars action figure time travelling, school, Office Space and the Kray twins! It'll all make sense, I promise. Back to the Eighties @ Twitter: @BTTEPOD Back to the 80's on Facebook: facebook.com/bttepod

info_outline
Episode 462 - Transformers: Marvel UK July 1985! show art Episode 462 - Transformers: Marvel UK July 1985!

Back to the Eighties

We're a little bit late with this one, but it's definitely worth it for one of, if not THE most iconic Transformers comic book cover of them all! We're also back with the US stories, and a bit of a change to the UK comic, starting it's metamorphosis into the comic we'd all come to know and love... If you want to follow along with us, scans can be found here:  Back to the Eighties @ Twitter: @BTTEPOD Back to the 80's on Facebook: facebook.com/bttepod

info_outline
 
More Episodes

It's Becca's turn to spotlight this week, and she's chosen to look at perhaps the ultimate John Hughes road movie: Planes, Trains and Automobiles!

We discuss not only that, but Hughes movies in general, and the influence he had on a whole generation of comedy performers from the Eighties right up to now!

Back to the Eighties Forum: backtotheeighties.freeforums.net

Back to the Eighties Blog: backtotheeightiespodcast.blogspot.co.uk

Back to the Eighties @ Twitter: @BTTEPOD

Back to the 80's on Facebook: facebook.com/bttepod