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Geek Herring

Episode Archive

Episode Archive

114 episodes of Geek Herring since the first episode, which aired on October 5th, 2018.

  • Geek Discussion: Our Bodies and Radical Self-Love with Gemma

    January 22nd, 2021  |  1 hr 32 mins

    The Body is Not an Apology by Sonya Renee-Taylor is one of the best books we've ever read about body positivity. We're sharing our first discussion, coinciding with chapter one of the book. We open up about our own experiences and are joined by our moderator, Gemma, for this super important conversation.

  • Geek Discussion: Imposter Syndrome in the Age of Experts

    January 15th, 2021  |  1 hr 1 min

    Imposter syndrome sucks. But, honestly, most of us have or have had it at one point or another.

  • Geek Girl in the News: We are SO Over Body Shaming, Star-Lord #ConfirmedBisexual, & Aliens Exist!?,

    January 8th, 2021  |  48 mins 21 secs

    The latest and greatest geek girl news from December 2020 covers the sad passing of the OG Boba Fett, Jeremy Bulloch, the very fact that ALIENS (yep, real life aliens) might exist and the Galactic Federation is an actual, honest to goodness thing, Star-Lord being #ConfirmedCanonBisexual, the many painful fuck-ups with Cyberpunk 2077, Hearthstone's latest Transgender Champion, Bloodyface, and, kicking off January 2021, we want the internet to stop body shaming our men - even fit men like Kumail Nanjiani, kthx.

  • Geek Discussion: Fit is a Feminist Issue with Geek Girl Strong, Robyn Warren

    January 1st, 2021  |  1 hr 1 min

    Loving the skin you're in is SO important! We strong believe this, which is why we've made it our topic for January 2021. We're joined by Robyn Warren, founder of Geek Girl Strong, to talk about the intersection of fitness, geek culture, and intersectional feminism. This is such an important conversation and one that we ALL need to hear!!

  • Geek Herring & Chill: Merry Ho Ho Ho from Us to YOU!

    December 25th, 2020  |  42 mins 20 secs

    It's the most wonderful time of the year! ...So they say. We're celebrating our LAST episode of the dumpster fire that is 2020 in style by talking about our favourite Christmas movies, one you should absolutely avoid, our own Christmas traditions of years gone past, and how this year, life looks a LOT different.

  • Geek Discussion: Real talk! Our Girl Geek Highs and Lows 2020 and Before

    December 18th, 2020  |  45 mins 23 secs

    2020 was a weird AF year, friends. Simultaneously the longest year of our lives but also it went past in the blink of an eye. This isn't really a recap episode though, but we ARE talking about the highs and lows we've experienced as geek girls.

  • Geek Interview: Creating Feminist Characters with Game Developers Genese Davis and Seb Le Touze

    December 11th, 2020  |  1 hr 47 mins

    Ary and the Secret of Seasons is a video game about a young girl on a quest to save her land from the Evil Mage. And we're joined by her Lead Writer, Genese Davis, and Game Director, Seb Le Touze, to talk about how they created such a compelling game and character who is, without a doubt, a feminist role model.

  • Geek Girl in the News: We're in love with Elliot Page and Chris Evans... just a little bit!

    December 4th, 2020  |  37 mins 5 secs

    The latest and greatest geek girl news from November 2020 covers Black Panther updates, David Prowse (RIP), Rosario Dawson, Charmed Trans cast, Elliot Page, and why we're all just that little bit in love with Chris Evans.

  • Geek Discussion: Why Geek Community Matters

    November 27th, 2020  |  43 mins 16 secs

    The geek community that surrounds us is one of the best communities we've both EVER known, and we've had our fair share of incredible geeky loves over the years! This episode is dedicated to YOU. Just in time for American Thanksgiving, we are grateful for you, Geek Herringtons, and love you all so, so much.

  • Geeking Out About DC: New Trailers, Wonder Woman, & More!

    November 20th, 2020  |  39 mins 20 secs

    In this episode, we geek right out about all the new films coming out from DC! Which are you most excited for?

  • Geek Interview: Tech Talk for Women with Ellie McBride

    November 13th, 2020  |  47 mins 6 secs

    New tech got you nervous? We've brought in our pal Ellie McBride to talk about how she helps women bridge the gap between their fear and succeeding in all the amazing tech advancements they can embrace!

  • Geek Girl in the News: US Election Anxiety; AOC + Among Us = Love; & Barbie, the Role Model

    November 6th, 2020  |  47 mins 22 secs

    The latest and greatest geek girl news from October 2020 covers the US Election (that we hopefully have results of by now!), AOC streaming Among Us, the Nobel Chemistry Prize, 2020's Gender Breakdown in Games, 1UP, Batwoman, Uncharted, Marvel, and Barbie being a damn role model!

  • Geek Herring Reviews Enola F*cking Holmes!

    October 30th, 2020  |  41 mins 44 secs

    Enola Holmes. Unconventional, badass, confident, intriguing, loving, mischievous, and all-around incredible. She is a feminist ICON.

  • Geek Herring & Chill: Holy Forking Shirt! We're 100 Years Old!

    October 23rd, 2020  |  1 hr 2 mins

    Join us for this 100 episode banterous celebratory shitshow! We say vibe WAY TOO MUCH, have all the laughts, reflect on what we've learned after 100 episodes, read out comments from our amazing community, share voice clips from Frazley and Thom, and have an all around joyful love fest.

  • Geek Interview: Being Black and Nerdy with Justin Williams

    October 16th, 2020  |  51 mins 58 secs

    Justin Williams from Super Tangent podcast joins us to get into the nitty gritty of being Black, being nerdy, living in Alaska, and raising a biracial daughter in a racist society. We talk all things politics, pop culture, and the all-important intersection of the two.

  • Geek Herring & Chill: Our Video Game History & the Evolution of Geek Herring Gaming

    October 9th, 2020  |  44 mins 25 secs

    Ever wondered what video games made us who we are? Well, your curiosity is hereby sated! In this episode, we're deep diving into our gaming past, present, and future!