July 16th, 2018 | 1 hr 16 mins
art, artists, clay, derek, gcfu, grit city follow up, rolling misadventures, sometimes geek, spun, studio, tacoma, washington
First a Grit City Follow Up with The Sometimes geek Derek, who tells us about his new podcast Rolling Misadventures. Then we give you a GCP Best Of: Spun.
July 9th, 2018 | 43 mins 6 secs
bill baker, bullet train, comic book convention, europe, grit city, rencon, renton, tacoma, washington, world cup
Ben Andrews tells us about RenCon and what it's like starting and running a comic book convention.
Bill Baker makes a quick guest appearance as well.
July 2nd, 2018 | 1 hr 7 mins
best of, blue helix, music, musician, sami chohfi, tacoma, washington
This week we revisit our interview with Sami Chohfi of Blue Helix.
June 25th, 2018 | 1 hr 1 min
chris staudinger, history, pretty gritty, tacoma, tours
Chris makes a stop by our temporary home, Wizard's Keep, to talk about his new tour business in Tacoma, Pretty Gritty Tours.
June 18th, 2018 | 52 mins 59 secs
axis & allies revised, grit, lone shark games, lords of vegas, mike selinker, pathfinder, president, puzzles, risk godstorm, seattle, tacoma, unspeakable words, washington
Mike Selinker is a puzzle and game designer based in Seattle, Washington. He is the president of the design studio Lone Shark Games. His puzzles appear in Wired magazine, the New York Times, Games magazine, and the Chicago Tribune. His games include Risk Godstorm, Lords of Vegas, Unspeakable Words, Axis & Allies Revised, and many others.
June 11th, 2018 | 34 mins 55 secs
axe murderer, free rpg day, gcfu, history, jake bird, killer, pacific northwest, pnw, railroad, role playing games, rpg, rusted portal, serial, tacoma, washington
This week we bring back one of our most popular episodes. The story of serial killer Jake Bird, told by our friend and history nut Steve Dunkelberger. Plus a GCFU from Rusted Portal.
May 21st, 2018 | 1 hr 17 secs
animals, bigfoot, biologist, drinking for conservation, otters, point defiance, suzanne akerman, unisloth, zoo
Biologist Suzanne Akerman stops in to talk a little about Drinking for Conservation, and zoos...and animals.
April 30th, 2018 | 1 hr 9 mins
convention, fantasy, fiction, norwescon, science, seatac, seattle, tacoma, washington
In the last installment of our Fear and Loathing at Norwescon series we check in with some of the original corrupters from Brogan and Justin's past. James and Rob tell their Norwescon histories and David from The Alexandria RPG lending library explains what they are doing.
April 23rd, 2018 | 1 hr 6 mins
action, author, gaming, horror, live, lok, norwescon, post-apocalyptic, role playing, rusted portal, seatac, tommy rice, washington, zombie
Author and huge human Tommy Rice talks about his book the LOK and the Rusted Portal guys stop in to talk about their game and Norwescon history.
April 16th, 2018 | 1 hr 1 min
action, convention, eldritch, fantasy, fiction, geek, kozar, larp, live, norwescon, pacific northwest, pnw, role playing, rusty, science, seatac, seattle, tacoma
In Part 2 of our Fear and Loathing at Norwescon series we bring in Kozar. The creator of Eldritch, a live action role playing game. He has also been attending Norwescon for some time. Substances are consumed and more stories are shared.
April 9th, 2018 | 1 hr 12 mins
41, calvin, convention, fantasy, fiction, fireball, geek, norwescon, rusty, science, seatac, seattle, tacoma
We kick off our weekend at Norwescon 41 with Rusty and Calvin. Stories and drinks are exchanged.
April 2nd, 2018 | 51 mins 10 secs
ava d'jor, burlesque, cannabis, gritty city sirens, marijuana, merry mart, pacific northwest, pnw, recreational, seed people, tacoma, washington, weapons grade brownies
The Mary Mart crew are back again! Billy and Misha stop in with burlesque performer Ava D'Jor from The Gritty City Sirens.