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New Episode! Series 10, Episode 7: Fantastic Creatures Conculusions

Direct Download: Dissecting Worlds Series 10, Ep7: Fantastic Creatures Conclusions! Wrapping up their series on Fantastic Creatures the gruesome twosome invite the listeners to send in their thoughts, which means the following get discussed: * Wehlan’s Moorcock art making elves sexy (thanks

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New Episode: Series 10, Episode 6: Animal Men (and Women)

Direct Download:Dissecting Worlds Series 10, Ep 6: Animal Men This time our hulking lizardman and tiny seagull look at animals in science fiction. So that is uplifted earth creatures and coincidentally similar aliens with special attention on: Planet of the Apes

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New Episode: Series 10, Episode 5: Droids and Replicants

Direct Download: GSN PODCAST: Dissecting Worlds Series 10, Episode 5: Droids and Replicants Back from festive indulgences, Dissectingbots K33-R and M4-T take a look at the constructed creatures that inhabit science fiction worlds as servants and slaves – whether the

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New Episode: Series 10, Episode 4: Creatures of the Night

Direct Download: GSN PODCAST: Dissecting Worlds S10, Ep4: Creatures of the Night This month Wolf-Man Kehaar and Man-Wolf Matt stare into the darkness without and within, as our Fantastic Creatures series looks in horror at, um, horror. This time we

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New Episode: Series 10, Ep3: Elves (and maybe Dwarves)!

Direct Download:Dissecting Worlds Series 10, Ep3: Elves (and maybe Dwarves)! Elves and to some extent dwarves and other spirits appear on the DW vivisection table today including: The Norse elves of Poul Anderson’s The Broken Sword Melniboneans Coverage from Tolkien,

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New Episode: Series 10, Episode 2: Dragons and Other Mythical Beasts

Direct Download: GSN Podcast: Dissecting Worlds S10, E2: Dragons and Other Mythical Beasts ROOOOOOOOOAR! Our Fire breathing Northerners dissect the big beasts of fantasy in this second ep of their fantastic creatures series including: Mythological, fantastic and natural dragons Sci

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New Episode: Series 10, Episode 1: Orcs, Goblins and Other Hordes

In this episode our Northern Hobgoblins debate Orcs and their place in geek fiction including:  Are Orcs racist or snobbish or both? The Noble Savage Other narratives of the Lord of the Rings Glorantha’s Trolls and hateful Broo Walking bags

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Series 10 Running Order Unveiled!

So, with Series 9 in the bag, it’s time to formally unveil Series 10. After some discussion – and thanks for all the feedback on this – we’re going for “Fantastic Creatures”, from traditional fantasy monsters to robots and golems

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Series 10 – Have Your Say!

With series 9 starting to wind to a close, we’re already discussing what to do next. First though – if you have any feedback you want to send on our Spies series, please do – especially any audio on something

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