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Episode 36: The Red Shirt Diaries!


Episode 36: The Red Shirt Diaries!

This week on Synthaholics we welcome Ashley Robinson (@AshleyVRobinson) and Jason Inman (@Jawiin) from The Red Shirt Diaries (www.theredshirtdiaries.com). We talk about how the show is doing as it is now in the middle of its second season. Jason turns the interview on David and has him answer some questions about the show from a viewer perspective. Fayth asks some very interesting behind the scenes questions to which we get some awesome answers! And finally David plans to steal an idea Ashley and Jason used on their podcast Geek History Lesson for an upcoming episode of Synthaholics! Grab your bloodwine or kanar, it’s time for your weekly shot of Star Trek!

Check out The Red Shirt Diaries http://www.theredshirtdiaries.com/
Jason’s YouTube Chanell where you can find the Red Shirt Diaries https://www.youtube.com/user/Jawiin
You can follow Ashley and Jason on Twitter
Ashley Robinson https://twitter.com/AshleyVRobinson
Jason Inman https://twitter.com/Jawiin
And check out their podcast Geek History Lesson!
http://geekhistorylesson.com/
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Episode 35: Future of Trek Part Deux! New Series 2017


Episode 35: Future of Trek Part Deux! New Series 2017

The thing we have all been waiting for for over 10 years has finally been announced! A new Star Trek Series! This new show is set to launch on CBS All Access in January of 2017! This week your friendly internet neighborhood podcast Synthaholics is bringing you their take on this marvelous development. With so little actual information we roam into speculative territory and talk about what we would like to see in a new Star Trek TV show! It’s time to sit back get your favorite Synthahol or Alcohol because it’s time for Synthaholics!

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Episode 34: Larry Nemecek has saved us all! (Mortal Coil)


Episode 34: Larry Nemecek has saved us all! (Mortal Coil)

On this week’s Synthaholics we have the great Larry Nemecek (larrynemecek.com) join us. This week he was down in Houston working on his Con of Wrath documentary. (conofwrath.com) Larry speaks with us about this as well as other projects he is involved witch such as Enterprise In Space (http://www.enterpriseinspace.org/), Portal 47 (portal47.net), and Geek Nation Tours (geeknationtours.com). We ask Larry about how he got started in Trek, we also get his thoughts and insight on our episode this week, the Star Trek Voyager episode Mortal Coil. We had a fantastic time getting to talk with Larry and we hope you will enjoy hearing our discusion as much as we loved having it. See below for more links to learn more about what Larry is up to! Now it is time to grab a Synthahol, sit back and enjoy this weeks installment of Synthaholics!

Follow Larry Nemecek on Twitter https://twitter.com/larrynemecek
And take a look at his website http://larrynemecek.com/
Con of Wrath on Facebook! https://www.facebook.com/The-Con-of-Wrath-118217438256052/
The Trekland Trunk, on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/The-Trekland-Trunk-161224037419595/?fref=ts
Larry Nemecek’s Trekland on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/Larry-Nemeceks-Trekland-121273617091/

Enterprise in space on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/EnterpriseInSpace/?fref=ts
Enterprise in space on Twitter https://twitter.com/EnterpriseSat
50th Anniversary “LA2Vegas” Trek Film Site Tours with Larry Nemecek http://geeknationtours.com/tours_post/50th-anniversary-exploring-trek-sites-san-fran-l-a-vegas-with-larry-nemecek/

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Episode 33: Spooky Schisms!


Episode 33: Spooky Schisms!

In our pre-Halloween episode of Synthaholics we spend our time talking about the spine-tingling good time of the Star Trek The Next Generation episode Schisms! We are very proud that we recorded this episode very close to its anniversary only being a few days off! We celebrate Halloween talking about a creepy alien abduction episode where we ponder about the experiments done to the Enterprise crew! This episode also features a brand new Riker scores and a PSA from Aaron O’Brian and David Duncan! All this and more in this weeks booze filled Synthaholics!

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Episode 13: Star Trek Timelines


Episode 13: Star Trek Timelines

In this episode the Synthholics meet with two of Disruptor Beam’s game developers to talk about Star Trek Timelines and Star Trek. We welcome to the show Jessica Sliwniski, Narrative Designer, and Tim Crosby, Lead Designer for Star Trek Timelines! We talk about what they do on the game as well as some of their favorite Star Trek moments and what got them into Star Trek in the first place! Tim brings us this week’s Riker Scores in the form of Barclay Wins!

Here are links to our guests web page for the company and for Star Trek Timelines!
https://www.disruptorbeam.com/games/star-trek-timelines
https://www.disruptorbeam.com/
https://www.youtube.com/user/GameofThronesAscent/feed
https://twitter.com/DisruptorBeam
https://twitter.com/STTimelines
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Episode 12: Faceplant your Science Officer!


Episode 12: Faceplant your Science Officer!

The Synthaholics continue the series on no longer neglecting some of the other Star Trek series. This time they get tied up talking about Enterprise episode The Shadows of P’Jem. But unfortunately they didn’t have a Vulcan sciences officer to get tied to! Who will save the capture Vulcan and her steward? Will Shran ever sleep at night, and will T’pol be leaving the show forever? All this and more in this weeks show! Plus an all new Riker Scores! This weeks Riker Scores source material https://www.youtube.com/watch?t=97&v=DIw690VGt70

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Episode 11: RED ALERT Walter Koenig to the writers’ room!


Episode 11: RED ALERT Walter Koenig to the writers room!

David and Aaron sit down with 3 guests today, Todd Shawn Tei, Walter Doty, and Walter Koenig! In this episode we had the opportunity to interview them right after their writers’ room meeting for the Captain Pike Saga. In this interview we hear their take on the writing for this project, what they are enjoying the most, and some of the challenges they face with this project! Walter Koenig also gives us some big news about this project!  All this and more in this Episode of Synthaholics!

Below are all the links you need to find out more about Star Trek: Captain Pike!
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/528924618/star-trek-captain-pike
http://www.startrekcaptainpike.com/
https://twitter.com/CAPTAINPIKE65
https://www.facebook.com/groups/captainpike/

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Episode 10: Scorpion on Scorpion on Fox?


Episode 10: Scorpion on Scorpion on Fox?

The Synthaholics continue the series on no longer neglecting some of the other Star Trek series. This time they tackle the Voyager episode Scorpion part 1 and 2. In this episode we give you a comprehensive if not through break down of the synopsis of this two parter episode. Listen as David voices harsh criticisms of Janeway that leave the other co-hosts scratching their heads! We also talk about the relationship between Janeway and Chakotay and which of them actually has cajones we also go into the hard decisions that had to be made to keep Voyager moving on the path to home! All this and more in this week’s episode of Synthaholics!

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Episode 9: Badda Bing Badda Bang Alamo


Episode 9: Badda Bing Badda Bang Alamo

The Synthaholics welcome Fayth Hertzberg to the the show as co-host and we do our first single episode review of a Deep Space 9 episode ! We decided to go with Badda Bing Badda Bang because it requires very little knowledge of Deep Space 9 or Star Trek in general to be able to enjoy this episode! This review isn’t a review in the mindset of giving it a rating we just talk about the episode and break it down the way we do here at Synthaholics! The fun way! How will the crew save Vic Fontane from Cheech and the Eyes? To find out grab a drink, have a sit down, and enjoy our take on Star Trek’s take of Ocean’s 11!

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Episode 8: RED ALERT Captain Pike to the Bridge!

Episode 8: RED ALERT Captain Pike to the Bridge!

On this very special Episode of Synthaholics David drinks without his Co-Host, but he is not solo! Todd Shawn Tei joins David to talk about his Kickstarter project Star Trek: Captain Pike. We talk about the project, why Captain Pike, the tone of the show, and more! Please check out the Kickstarter link and support this amazing project! Let’s all do our part to keep Star Trek alive! Please follow this project on Twitter and Facebook. Links for everything related Star Trek: Captain Pike are provided below! Thank you Todd for joining us on this episode of Synthaholics!

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/528924618/star-trek-captain-pike
http://www.startrekcaptainpike.com/
https://twitter.com/CAPTAINPIKE65
https://www.facebook.com/groups/captainpike/
http://warp11.com/
https://twitter.com/warp11
https://www.facebook.com/groups/Synthaholics/