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The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (its ok! its the Comics, not the film!)

The Great Derelict

Release Date: 07/28/2022

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Welcome back to the Great Derelict This week, Andy is joined by Kit and Anne-marie, and making their official Podcast debut Quinn to discuss the tale of Topa on the Orville, from the conception of the Moclans as a punchline about single sexed species, to one of the most nuanced and best realised family units in all of Sci-Fi. You can find more from Kit on Twitter: -  and on their podcast:  You can find more from Ann-Marie on the Borgcast https://borgcast.libsyn.com/ and Borgcast Galactica and now Borg Rogers at http://galactica.libsyn.com/ Ann-Marie on Twitter  You can find more...

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Welcome back to the Great Derelict This week Andy is in rarefied company as he is joined by Bill Krause aka Admiral Buck to talk about designing the latest Hero ship for a Star Trek show, the USS Titan-A from Picard Season 3 We discuss his work as a builder of fan models, marrying head Canon into his designs and how it feels to join the likes of Matt Jefferies and Andrew Probert and what might he be working on next. You can find Bill on Twitter: And more of his work via Instagram: And you can find more of Andy on Twitter - and his other casts over at Rogue Two Media -  -  - 

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Welcome back to the Great Derelict This week Andy is joined by a pair of Mega City Ones finest to talk about Dredd as the film turns 10. Judge Pal aka Dave Wynn, and Michael Van Kesteren, prop maker extraordinaire who worked on the film as concept designer (he made the guns)  We talk about the expectations on the film, why it was important that Dredd keep his helmet on and if the heavy 3D marketing hurt the chances for the film to shine We also speculate about what we would like from a sequel and mike shares a few stories from his time working on the film  You can find Mike on...

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Welcome back to the Great Derelict Rise and Shine Mr Freeman Rise and Shine, This week Andy, Lee and Elton continue their discussion on Half Life looking at the highly anticipated sequel Half Life 2 and discussion Valve’s fear of the Number 3, and what the future of the franchise holds with the release of Half Life Alyx Join us next week for the final part of the Trilogy You can find Lee and Elton on the Blackdog Podcast here -  And on Twitter here:   And you can find Elton on Twitter at:   The Outro music can be viewed here - And you can find more of Andy and his...

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Welcome back to the Great Derelict This week Andy is joined by Lee and Elton as they board the Black Mesa Transit system to the Sector C test labs for the first of a Trilogy of casts looking at Half Life and its impact on Science Fiction in this first part we look at the original game from 1998 and remember Crowbars, Monsters hunting by sound and G-Men fixing their ties. You can find Lee and Elton on the Blackdog Podcast here - And on Twitter here:   And you can find Elton on Twitter at:  And you can find more of Andy and his other casts over at Rogue Two Media -  - ...

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Welcome back to the Great Derelict This week, Andy is accepting the inevitability that sooner of later Fast and Furious will become a Sci-Fi, and so with the help of Peter and Anne-Marie we'll finally get to the bottom, of just what is Family? From The Robinsons in Lost In Space to the House of Martok in DS9 to the #PolyAmBeltaFam in the Expanse. We look at what makes a family, what are some good depictions, and why is it important to sci-fi and how the idea of families has changed even within our lifetimes. You can find more from Peter and Ann-Marie on the Borgcast...

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Welcome back aboard the Great Derelict! This week Andy has to pay a visit to HR and so is joined by Michaela to discuss some of the examples of good, but mostly bad HR practices we see in Sci-Fi From non accessible Starship Bridges, to discrimination on the Jedi Council, and if Kane should have been entitled to paternity leave after giving 'birth' to a Xenomorph You can find more from Michaela on Twitter : and occasionally over at the Narrative Labyrinth  and you can find our previous episode about Health and Safety in Sci- Fi here - And you can find more of Andy and his other casts...

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Welcome back to the Great Derelict This week Andy is on the Grid taking on the MCP with fellow Programs Lee and Dave to talk about the 1982 Classic film Tron From its impact on us growing up, to how it revolutionised visual effects and the magnificent musical scores of both Tron and Legacy, and what we would like to see from a potential Tron 3 You can find Dave on Twitter  You can find Lee on Twitter - Check out the Video for the how Tron should have ended  And Corridor Crew's remake of Tron  You can find more of Andy and his other casts over at Rogue Two Media - - -

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Welcome back aboard the Great Derelict! This week Andy is joined by Claude Berube to pick up where they left off when discussing if Starfleet is a Military or not and asking Just how big does your Space Navy have to be? We look at Starfleet, the Imperial Navy from SW, the Colonial fleet from BSG and what can we learn from real Naval History and what can these shows teach us, to ensure that when the fate of the universe depends on it, there’s more than 1 ship in the sector. You can find Claude on Twitter:  On the Preble Hall Podcast about Naval History here - And on the Joint Geeks of...

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Welcome back to the Great Derelict! This week Andy will be joining Jim Moon aboard the Nautilus as we travel deep into the mind of Alan Moore and the League of Extraordinary Gentlemen comic series You can find Jim at Hypnogoria:- and Jim is also on the Blackdog Podcast - And Jess Nevins Annotation website is here - And you can find more of Andy and his other casts over at Rogue Two Media -  -  - 

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Welcome back to the Great Derelict!

This week Andy will be joining Jim Moon aboard the Nautilus as we travel deep into the mind of Alan Moore and the League of Extraordinary Gentlemen comic series

You can find Jim at Hypnogoria:- http://www.hypnogoria.com

and Jim is also on the Blackdog Podcast -

http://blackdogpodcast.com

And Jess Nevins Annotation website is here - http://jessnevins.com/annotations.html

And you can find more of Andy and his other casts over at Rogue Two Media

http://www.roguetwomedia.com/

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