The geel bebop crew talks about geekdoms, growing up with them, and how this impacted their lives.
Shownotes coming soon
Tuesday, June 19, 2012
Quick recap of what we have been up to lately.
Alludra, it’s finally summer! I graduated! and I lost the first draft of this show! WOOO!
Kephas: Lots of Diablo 3.
Lanc: Playing Diablo 3, EvE Online and shopping around for motorcycles. Just got my college transfer application confirmation so Yay! Now I just need to figure out the whole school funding thing.
Bronies: What's the Deal?
- How we got interested in the show a. Lanc b. Alludra c. Keph
- Bronies are fans! a. A general reference to male viewers and fans of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic. c. The fanbase has continued to grow. Transcending age and gender.
- What exactly is My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic a. The Mane 6
- Where did the fandom come from? a. The dark origins of the fandom b. 4chan (The great 4chan pony war c. image macros & memes d. The founding of Equestria Daily, Pony chan and other pony related sites e. Hasbro and the community f. Everfree Radio, Bronyville and others A pony music interlude brought to you by Foozogz: Smile Remix! Song can be foudn at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hFx7aIihbeY Based on the original song by Daniel Ingram Original Song can be found at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mNrXMOSkBas
- The spread into general gaming geekdom a. My little companion World of Warcraft add-on b. Bronies in EvE online c. TF2 Friendship is magic mods An entire server mod in game footage of other mods (NSFW d. Portal 2: Two best sisters play portal 2 (Extremely NSFW) e. Pony skyrim mods Skyrim Nexus on steam too! Skyrim Smile Video
- The fandom as a whole, and how they are seen. a. Men shouldn't like things that are designated as 'for women' b. Wierdos, homophobes (somehow!), Pedophiles, gay c. The fox news take.
- favorite episode and pony in 3 seconds GO!
follow us individually on twitter
The show is @geekbebop
Lanc is @Lanctharus
Kephas is @thekephas
and I am @alludra_aie
Addtional info links:
Ballad of the Brony
Lauren Faust’s Deviant Art page
All hail the Brony