The Outpost Network

The Outpost Network

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The Outpost Network is a collection of podcasts where conversation is key, and everyone is welcome to express their passions.


Zone 50: ‘Bring on the Wall!’ with Ryan Lambie.
Dec 5 • 70 min
Ryan is the Editor of Wireframe Magazine, an outlet that only began in November of last year. We talk about his history, his career at Den of Geek, Wireframe, and even a game about the Berlin Wall. Wireframe Magazine Wireframe on Twitter Ryan on Twitter…
Zone 49: ‘Ultra Delta 64’ with Riley Testut.
Nov 29 • 71 min
I’ve always loved the idea of emulators, from playing a game on a system you didn’t think would be possible, to how one could improve a game from long ago. Riley has been making ‘Delta‘ the last few years, the successor to his previous emulator,…
Zone 48: ‘Sonic Boom’ with Wesley Yin-Poole.
Nov 21 • 89 min
Wes has been the Deputy Editor of Eurogamer since 2010, and before that, was the Deputy Editor for ‘Videogamer.com’. I first came across his work when I read his article speaking of the history of Tomb Raider way back in 2016. You can probably guess we…
Zone 47: ‘I Am The Eggman’ with Phil Hayton.
Nov 15 • 89 min
We began with Irn Bru, and from then on, a good chat was had. Phil is a freelance writer residing in Scotland, and we talk about his history in the freelance game so far, alongside mental health, writing, MediEvil and the current remaster/remake releases,…
Zone 46: ‘An Umbrella Tale’ with Luke Kemp.
Nov 8 • 63 min
Luke is a freelance writer who currently contributes to Official PlayStation Magazine & Eurogamer. From issue 318 until its last edition last year, he was also a contributor to GamesMaster magazine. We talk about how he manages his writing career with a…
Zone 45: ‘Extractor Fan’ with Rob Leane.
Nov 1 • 86 min
Rob is the Gaming Editor of Den of Geek, who has headed up the position since the beginning of the year. He’s managed to curate many interesting pieces to the section across the year so far, some examples of which are below. We talk about his career…
Zone 44: ‘Urban Fragments’ with Adam Ismail.
Oct 25 • 82 min
After guesting on Time Extend in July, the plan was always for both hosts to come on the show, and this week it’s now fully occurred. Adam is a full-time journalist for Tom’s Guide, a tech site I’ve been following for years, and without realizing, reading…
Zone 43: ‘The Blue Man’ with Jennifer.
Oct 20 • 93 min
Jennifer is a freelance writer who currently resides in Hamburg. She is one of the hosts of the ‘Caffeinated Bantercast’ podcast, a weekly show all about games that began over a year ago and has been going from strength to strength. We talk about her…
Zone 42: ‘NGP’ with Lewis White.
Oct 11 • 79 min
Lewis has been writing on and off for the last 5 years, and since then he’s ascended to be the Gaming Editor at MSPoweruser and killing it, smartly reformatting the section to be a one-stop place for all the best gaming articles he finds and curates. But…
Zone 41: ‘A Gaiages Quest’ with Elizabeth Henges.
Oct 5 • 55 min
I first met Liz through the fantastic ‘Into the Spine‘ earlier this year, and through Twitter, I’ve been trying to keep up with the articles she has been publishing through so many outlets. We talk through her writing history, freelancing in general, and…
Zone 40: ‘The Akēdo Curator’ with Toby Rovezzano.
Sep 27 • 63 min
Since 2016 Toby has been creating and managing his own gaming bar in Lincoln; Akēdo. Based at 13 Corporation Street, it’s a place where anyone can just walk in, have a drink, and pick a favourite game to play on for the evening. After traveling for eight…
Zone 39: ‘A Work of Box Art’ with Elijah Beahm.
Sep 21 • 63 min
Elijah is a writer, but also a YouTuber, where he takes on the form of the ‘Unabridged Gamer‘, where it was his Star Wars videos that caught my eye, and I found myself watching them all over a weekend. His work has been on Escapist, Unwinnable,…
Zone 38: ‘A Warr in the Freezer’ with Steve Warr.
Sep 12 • 78 min
I first came across Steve’s YouTube channel when I spotted a retweet of his ‘Last Revelation: Part 1‘ video. He is currently in the midsts of a ‘Tomb Raider Retrospective‘ series, of which I’ve watched each one, at least three times over, and some just as…
3.4: ‘Les Enfants Terribles’, with Matt Birchler.
Sep 9 • 68 min
Before the ‘iPhone Pro’ event later today, Matt comes back onto the show to talk about iPadOS. A talented writer, podcaster and YouTuber who uses an iPad Pro as his main machine, we went all-in with his experiences of certain features of iPadOS so far,…
Zone 37: ‘Blue Swirl’ with Andrew Dickinson.
Sep 5 • 68 min
We are a few days from the twentieth anniversary of the Sega Dreamcast (9/9/1999), a console that’s still fondly remembered, from its history to what could have been. Andrew knows all about this, as he’s in the middle of completing a book about it;…
3.3: ‘Big Shell’, with Josh Centers.
Sep 1 • 63 min
A talented writer who is the Managing Editor of TidBITS, alongside an author of many books, one of which has just come out; all about iOS 13 & iPadOS. Josh comes on the show to talk about his experiences with iPadOS so far, and what he would like to see…
Zone 36: ‘Sonic & Moonwalker’ with Brendan Rorrison.
Aug 29 • 77 min
I first came across the ‘Time Extend‘ podcast when it appeared in my ‘Recommended‘ section in Overcast, and since then I’ve listened whenever a new episode appeared in my feed. Brendan and Adam co-host the show, and after guesting on it, I thought it only…
3.2: ‘Hot Dog Stand’, with Charlie Chapman.
Aug 26 • 57 min
On the eve of his app launching tomorrow, Charlie joins me to talk all about ‘Dark Noise‘, his fantastic app that lets you choose many different sounds to help you either focus on a certain task, or to just help you sleep. From his history with the app…
Zone 35: ‘The Suit’ with Andrew Elmore.
Aug 22 • 67 min
Andrew is a very talented graphic designer who currently works at Bungie, a company responsible for Destiny 2 and before that, the Halo series and much more. We talk about his fantastic album inspired by Ridge Racer 4, alongside his graphic designs, and…
Zone 34: ‘Starboard’ with Elliot Gardner.
Aug 16 • 66 min
A talented freelance writer who has found his voice on many outlets in the last few years. We talk about his beginnings, an article he’s been proud of the most so far, alongside much more. Elliot’s Portfolio. Elliot on Twitter. Support the podcasts on…
3.1: ‘Running Down a Hill’, with Rene Ritchie.
Aug 12 • 57 min
To start this new season off, I wanted it to begin with Rene, who has been hoping for iPadOS for as long as I have. We break down our experiences with it so far, and where the iPad could now go. Rene on Twitter Rene on Instagram Vector on YouTube Vector…
Zone 33: ‘Out of Office’ with Andi Hamilton.
Aug 9 • 84 min
Andi has been freelancing for roughly 15 years, writing reviews, features and much more. But for now he’s currently taking a break from it all to work a steady wage, and we get right into why. From Resident Evil, to Street Fighter and Dark Souls, we go…
Zone 32: ‘The Hall of Heroes’ with Olly Smith.
Aug 2 • 67 min
Olly is a talented freelance writer who only started his career last year. But when he has an idea that just doesn’t fit for an outlet, he writes it on his own site; ‘Olly Writes‘. We talk about his writing, the fantastic pieces he’s written so far, and a…
Zone 31: ‘A Hope of Threeie’ with Mitchell Wolfe.
Jul 26 • 67 min
After guesting on the Super Jump podcast and James guesting a fortnight ago, it only made sense to bring on Mitchell, the producer of the podcast to Super Jump Magazine. A soon-to-be masters-graduate in Games Design, on the side he completely manages the…
Zone 30: ‘The Hum in the Fridge’ with Brett Claxton.
Jul 19 • 82 min
Brett is the partnership & creative manager for GameByte, a site that is blazing past long-established sites in terms of views, and as the site is mainly based in Manchester, it only made sense for him to come and visit me, to record this episode in…
Zone 29: ‘Evergreen Library’ with James Burns.
Jul 14 • 74 min
By day James is a product manager but by night and weekends, he is the Editor-in-Chief of Super Jump Magazine, a fantastic outlet hosted on Medium. We talk about its 3-year history so far, alongside James’ gaming history, and we also talk about Nintendo…
Zone 28: ‘Threens on Switch’ with Dave Aubrey.
Jul 5 • 60 min
Dave is a freelance writer based in Birmingham, where for the last six years, has been freelancing for a fair few outlets, most recently WccfTech & Pocket Gamer. Throughout the hour we go into his history with games, the elusive rumors that we used to…
Zone 27: ‘Two Hearts Rapid’ with Doug Walsh.
Jun 28 • 68 min
I came across Doug and his book, ‘The Walkthrough’ when he was interviewed on Kotaku. Since then I’ve bought it and read it twice over, and asked if he’d like to come onto the show. Doug is a travelling author with his wife, and, without spoiling the…
Zone 26: ‘Infada Arts’ with Jason Chester.
Jun 21 • 52 min
We first met at the ‘Tomb Raider Suite’ Reception in 2016 with his partner in crime, and the first guest of the show; Phease! Ever since then we’ve had a lot of great chats about the series and just, life in general. I also guested on their ‘The Vault‘…
Zone 25: ‘PSG-1’ with Zac Cichy.
Jun 13 • 71 min
After appearing on #32 of The Outpost Show last year, Zac comes back on to PAL Keys to essentially carry on the conversation of games that we began at the end of that episode. We cover his San Jose visit to WWDC last week, while we also give our thoughts…
Zone 24: ‘Cetus Amicus’ with James Batchelor.
Jun 6 • 115 min
James is the UK Editor for ‘Gamesindustry.biz’, and before that was at Develop, MCV, and even an intern at PC Gamer back in 2006. On the side, he also has a podcast called ‘Bond and Beyond’ which he hosts with his friend Alex, alongside his ‘Non-Violent…
2.6: WWDC ’19 Special.
Jun 5 • 101 min
Apple’s World Wide Developer Conference has unveiled iOS 13, watchOS 6, macOS Catalina, but mainly iPadOS. I talk to three special guests about their personal highlights from the keynote and subsequent discoveries from the betas, alongside how they think…
Zone 23: ‘Whether Tetchier’ with Lauren Aitken.
May 31 • 69 min
Lauren is mainly the ambassador for The Witcher 3. Also, she is the ‘guides writer’ for VG247, a gaming site that I’ve been reading up on for a fair few years now. Lauren went from freelancing on the side, to going for it and landing the job at VG247 just…
2.5: ‘The Linea Effect’ with Ged Maheux.
May 27 • 35 min
Ged is a co-founder of IconFactory, a company that began back in June 1996 where they create fantastic icons and apps that I’ve been following for years now. From Twitteriffic to Linea Sketch, Ged has been heavily-involved in some way with his talents,…
Zone 22: ‘Tangents’ with Richie Morgan.
May 24 • 147 min
Richie is a fantastic freelance videographer in Scotland where he’s created footage for the Glasgow Film Festival, Drygate, Channel 4, and most recently a music video for Broken Charter. In this longest episode yet of the show, we go all into his gaming…
2.4: ‘Wavy-Gravy Synths’ with Dave Wood.
May 19 • 48 min
Another returnee to the show, Dave talks about his newly-launched app ‘AirSynth‘. In the works since December of last year, Dave has been creating the app in his spare time, while also tweaking it due to the feedback from his TestFlight betas and taking…
Zone 21: ‘Tuna & Smarties’ with Daley Kong.
May 17 • 86 min
In the space of five years, Daley went from bartending and writing for websites, to becoming the Engagement Director for Playtonic Games. We talk all about her history so far, her time at Rare, her time at Playtonic now, and what we would like to see from…
2.3: ‘An Obscure Codec’ with Ben McCarthy.
May 13 • 70 min
Ben joins me again to talk about his history with Obscura, an app that he develops alongside help from Adam & his partner Sarah. Here, we talk about the history with his app Obscura, and just what made him want to develop a camera app, alongside thoughts…
Zone 20: ‘Mount Ebott’ with Vicky / MokkaQuill.
May 10 • 53 min
GameByte is a site I’ve been following over the last year, alongside their YouTube channel. Since subscribing to their podcast I’ve been wanting to invite Vicky onto the show, mainly due to her great talents as an artist and how she has been managing the…
2.2: ‘A Ulysses Odyssey’ with Götz Fabian.
May 6 • 32 min
Out of the many available writing apps available on the App Store, Ulysses is the one that fits my style of writing, specifically writing on the iPad. I was fortunate to have a senior developer of Ulysses come on to the show, to talk about the development…
Zone 19: ‘Super Spence Land’ with Gavin Spence.
May 2 • 88 min
It all began last year when he appeared on Chris Scullion’s ‘Tired Old Hack Podcast‘ with previous PAL Keys guest Simon Marshall. At the old day job soon after listening to the above, I spent an entire week listening to multiple past ‘Geshcast‘ episodes,…
2.1: ‘Medium-Rare’ with Guilherme Rambo.
Apr 29 • 46 min
After Gui (with help from Steve Troughton-Smith) posted an article on 9to5Mac detailing a few tidbits of iOS 13 relating to the iPad, we thought it might be an idea to bring the recording forward. Gui has sky-rocketed in the last couple of years, from his…
Zone 18: ‘Castle of Gippli’ with Stuart Gipp.
Apr 25 • 82 min
We first started talking when Stuart asked for ideas for games to put on his new PS Classic. Since then I’ve discovered how Stuart has been heavily involved in Sonic the Comic Online, Retronauts, and lots more with his great talents in art and writing. We…
2.0: Trailer.
Apr 25 • 0 min
Monday 29th April brings Episode 1 of Season 2! Subscribe on Overcast. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts. Subscribe on Spotify. Subscribe to the Patreon to listen to Episode 1 right now.
Zone 17: ‘Tartarus’ with Charlotte Cutts.
Apr 19 • 60 min
Charlotte has written for VG47, Destructoid and many more, and is a talking head on the Cane and Rinse podcast. This is an episode where we talk all about writing for sites when in a totally different country, alongside working a full-time job. I also get…
Zone 16: ‘Sherlock Snake’ with Ben McCarthy.
Apr 12 • 73 min
Ben is the developer of Obscura, a fantastic camera app which I use much more than the stock camera app from Apple these days. We, shockingly, go all into Ben’s history with Metal Gear, his favourite moments of the series, what he would like to see next…
Zone 15: ‘Shuriken’ with Vic Hood.
Apr 7 • 81 min
Now that EGX Rezzed 2019 is over, it’s time for a chat with the ‘Possum Leader‘, the constant rising star of Games Journalism in the UK, and someone who’s always been willing to listen for when times have been challenging to many of us freelance writers.…
1.43: ‘The Looking Glass’, with Richard Devine.
Apr 1 • 99 min
To finish off this season, Richard Devine, Editor of Windows Central and contributor to the Mobile Nations family joins me to talk about his history with the company and writing in general. We also talk about his history with the iPad, and why he’s bought…
Zone 14: ‘Great King of Evil’, with Matt Gemmell.
Mar 29 • 100 min
Another returnee appears on the show, previously appearing on #17 of Outpost Show. A talented writer and novelist, with his latest novel in his ‘KESTREL‘ series; ‘TOLL‘, being released last December with book 3 already in the works. We talk about our love…
Zone 13: ‘Compendium’, with Chris Scullion.
Mar 27 • 98 min
We previously spoke on an episode of Outpost Show last year in May, and since then he’s seen his daughter come into the world, move house, revamp his ‘Tired Old Hack‘ site, and complete his first book, the ‘NES Encyclopedia‘ guide which comes out on the…
Zone 12: ‘Taxman’, with Jason Coles.
Mar 22 • 61 min
Jason is someone who I met through the infamous ‘Into the Spine‘ group, and since then we’ve been talking about the writing, pitching, and everything else to do with freelancing since. Juggling many pies with being a personal trainer, a recent father, and…
1.42: ‘Mid-Tier Time’, a Solo Episode.
Mar 18 • 10 min
This morning the Apple Online Store went down, and instead of it being new AirPods and AirPower finally making an appearance, it was a new iPad Air, and a new iPad Mini. I talk about my thoughts on this refreshed line of iPads, how it all stands before…
1.41: ‘Codename K48’, with Greg Morris.
Mar 18 • 73 min
Greg joins the show for the third time, where we talk about his experiences with his new 12.9″ iPad Pro these last couple of months, alongside looking to where the device can fit into a ‘Marzipan‘ world. It’s always a good chat when Greg is around, and…
Zone 11: ‘Tappy Toyts’, with Kieran McClung.
Mar 15 • 92 min
A different one this time, due to the fact we’ve known each other since College twelve years ago, have lived together, and I also attended his wedding last year. A talented graphic & web designer and emerging writer for his recent work on Next Gen Base,…
Zone 10: ‘Chaos Canon’, with Simon Thomley.
Mar 7 • 101 min
Simon (Stealth) is a gentleman who, like me, grew up with Sonic. Through his talents at programming, it led to creating an incredible amount of hacks with Sonic, from Knuckles in Sonic 1 to much-improved ports to what was originally released at retail.…
1.40: ‘Tredecim’, with David Sparks.
Mar 3 • 67 min
David is someone who I have been listening to for a few years now. From his ‘Mac Power Users‘ podcast to ‘Focused’ (neè Free Agents), a podcast that listened to for most of last year before I left my full-time job. A really decent guy to talk to, and his…
Zone 9: ‘DDR Dance Mats’, with Alonzorion.
Feb 28
Alonzorion is a YouTuber who I found while I was procrastinating from finishing an assignment at University back in 2013. A fantastic individual with a great drive for this, he’s been on the site for nearly a decade, always putting on a good show for his…
Zone 8: ‘Ducking & Pitching’, with Jordan Oloman.
Feb 22
Jordan is someone who has been killing it with the freelance writing these last twelve months. Having recently graduated with a Masters in Journalism, he’s written for the Daily Star, IGN, Rock Paper Shotgun, and many more so far. He also runs a site…
1.39: ‘The Great Beyond’, with Denny Henke.
Feb 17
Denny is someone who reached out to me on Twitter who wanted to come onto the show, to give his insights into how he uses his iPad for his business and home life. It turned into a great chat of how he’s living a lifestyle I’d love to aspire to have one…
Zone 7: ‘An Awakening’, with Matt Birchler.
Feb 14
Previously! This week a Nintendo Direct was announced and shown, and it wasn’t until the end that a remake of Link’s Awakening was announced for the Nintendo Switch. With that, Matt joins me to also gush over the original on the Game Boy, alongside…
Zone 6: ‘A Crash Course’, with Natasha Radmehr.
Feb 7 • 81 min
Previously! The long-awaited follow-up where Natasha returns, and after her spending the last month with a remade trilogy, we break it all down and find out just why the first entry is her favourite game. We go into the topics of remakes, nostalgia,…
1.38: ‘Sharing Your Passions’, with Lee Peterson.
Feb 3
After a few false starts in Skype, we had a great chat about Lee’s history with his iPad, and how he tries to fit it into his workflow with his day-job. We also talk about podcasting and networking through social networks, and if there’s restricted social…
Zone 5: ‘Shadow Foundry’, with John Linneman.
Jan 31 • 70 min
John is a writer and videographer for Eurogamer and Digital Foundry, based in Germany. I’ve been a fan of John’s ‘DF Retro‘ series since it began in July of 2016, and subsequently it was great to have him on to chat about his history with Digital Foundry,…
Zone 4: ‘Grand Theft FighterZ’, with Simon Marshall.
Jan 24 • 63 min
Simon is someone I met through Dragon Ball FighterZ mainly, and before that, his appearance on Chris Scullon’s Tired Old Hack podcast. We go though his favourite game first and foremost, where I mentioned about my favourite mods for it and its previous…
1.37: ‘Making a Dent’, with Andy Nicholaides.
Jan 20 • 77 min
Andy is someone I met through Twitter last June, where he was asking me about a keyboard. Since then, I’ve seen him launch ‘The Dent‘, and the podcast alongside the site of the same name. There, he focuses on topics that involve Apple, and his workflow…
Zone 3: ‘Rogue Agents’, with Liam Robertson.
Jan 17 • 63 min
Liam has been someone I’ve been following for the last few years, ever since I spotted his video about Rogue Squadron and the cancelled plans for a Wii release. Even though he has a day-job, he’s been killing it by publishing videos on YouTube that have…
Zone 2: ‘Pringles’, with Victoria Pheasey.
Jan 10 • 64 min
We start the series properly with someone I met through Tomb Raider! We chat for the first twenty minutes about how we met, and our experiences with writing in general. It culminates in what Vic’s favourite game and boss stage is, alongside some thoughts…
1.36: ‘The Ticci Scale’, with Federico Viticci.
Jan 7 • 84 min
A new year calls for a guest who has been an affiliate for the iPad-Only lifestyle, and who better than Federico Viticci. The Editor-in-Chief of MacStories, a podcaster of Connected, Remaster and a whole lot more on RelayFM, we talk about his challenges…
Zone 1: Introduction.
Jan 6 • 8 min
Welcome to PAL Keys! The second podcast has arrived, and I explain just what this show will entail in this introductory episode. *The feed is yet to appear on iTunes, but for now you can use the below URL to subscribe in your podcast app of choice.*…
1.35.5: ‘A Change Of Feed’.
Jan 4 • 5 min
Things are changing! I spoke on Twitter earlier about the RSS podcast feed address changing, but I wanted to explain it here in this very short episode for more clarity. This feed you are subscribed to is becoming a ‘Master Feed’, similar to RelayFM’s…
1.35: ‘Two Rashers of Bacon’, with Peter Cohen.
Dec 22, 2018 • 68 min
To finish off 2018, it’s an episode that was recorded back in August, yet we felt that this was better suited to round off the year based on the topics that we discussed. Peter is someone you will have heard of if you’ve been reading The Loop, Macworld,…
1.34: ‘Automate’, with Rosemary Orchard.
Dec 9, 2018 • 76 min
Rosemary is a blogger, programmer and podcaster, who hosts a podcast with David Sparks, called Automators on RelayFM. I had spotted that she purchased an 11” iPad Pro, and thought it only made sense to invite her on! Living in Austria and working at the…
1.33: ‘Bigger on the Inside’, a Solocast.
Dec 6, 2018 • 24 min
Yesterday I brought out a post about my impressions with the 12.9″ iPad Pro (2018), and here, I go into a few more opinions about the iPad. I start with the two points I raised about some apps not being optimised for the device and keyboard support,…
1.32: ‘You’re Pretty Good’, with Zac Cichy.
Nov 25, 2018 • 93 min
This was fun. It starts with me pronouncing Zac’s surname wrong, and it gets better from there! Zac is a co-host of The Menu Bar, a podcast where he talks with Andrew Clark and the occasional guest about technology and anything else each episode. It’s…
1.31: ‘Get this Party Started’, with Christopher Phin.
Nov 11, 2018 • 99 min
Chris is a writer who started at MacUser in 2002, working his way to the top to MacFormat Magazine, and is currently the Head Editor of The Scottish Wedding Directory. We go into many topics, from mental health, to writing, freelancing, and Apple itself,…
1.30: ‘iPad Event Special’.
Oct 31, 2018 • 78 min
Yesterday, Apple held a keynote in Brooklyn, where they announced a new MacBook Air, a new Mac Mini, and a new generation of the iPad Pro! We go through the event topic by topic, amalgamating into us all talking about the iPad Pro. I’m joined by three…
1.29: ‘iPad Event Thoughts’, a Solocast.
Oct 29, 2018 • 17 min
We’re on the eve of an Apple Event, where we will most probably see new iPads first and foremost. But I wanted to speak about some other wishes I’d like to see to the line, alongside some thoughts on what else may be announced. Feel free to send me a…
1.28: ‘VeeLog’, with Myke Hurley.
Oct 23, 2018 • 64 min
*This was recorded an hour before the upcoming iPad Event was announced, so due to some topics spoken of, it’s been brought forward!* A co-founder of RelayFM, the name may ring a bell if you listen to Connected, Pen Addict, Upgrade, Analogue, and many…
1.27: ‘The Shortcuts Show’, with Matthew Cassinelli.
Oct 14, 2018 • 73 min
Siri Shortcuts had its beginnings as ‘Workflow‘, before being acquired by Apple last year in March. It lets you create workflows by commands and different apps, and you can also activate them from Siri itself. Up until its release, I wasn’t convinced.…
1.26: ‘Spice World’, with Carrie Marshall.
Sep 30, 2018 • 102 min
Nothing breaks the ice better than the Spice Girls. Carrie has been a freelance writer for the last twenty years, where her first byline was .net in 1998, and since its gone to magazines, sites, and has even written a book. She is also a regular host on a…
1.25: ‘Locked in the Freezer’, with Nathan McCree.
Sep 10, 2018 • 69 min
In November 2013 an interview with Nathan began something for me, which lead up to last week’s events. With that, Nathan decided to come on and talk all about it, alongside a little-known game called Tomb Raider and his music for the first three games. We…
1.24: ‘San Fransisco Stickers’, with Timothy Buck.
Sep 3, 2018 • 63 min
In all honesty, we talk about an iPad for 10 minutes during this hour! We go from our history with Apple, to what we have in common with our shows, our wishes for a dedicated all in one podcast app, alongside our pie-in-the-sky plans for our shows. I also…
1.23: ‘An Unexpected Topic’, with Natasha Radmehr.
Aug 26, 2018 • 66 min
Natasha is the Editor of the Scottish Wedding Directory, a quarterly magazine that goes all into giving future brides and grooms ideas towards their own wedding around Scotland. We talked about her history with Journalism, alongside lots of wedding talk…
1.22: ‘The Personal Touch’, with Jim Dalrymple.
Aug 19, 2018 • 71 min
Jim Dalrymple has been a writer of Apple since 1994. He is the Editor-in-Chief of The Loop; a site of all things Apple, an insight into tech in general, and music. We had a great chat that spanned from how his ‘Loop Bash‘ at WWDC week went this year,…
1.21: ‘A Branch of a BirchTree’, with Matt Birchler.
Aug 12, 2018 • 70 min
I first met Matt through him appearing on the ‘Bring Your Own Device‘ podcast last year, and since then we started talking about Apple Watch, and inevitably the iPad. He’s been writing and podcasting for a few years now from his BirchTree site, but only…
1.20: ‘Siri, take me to 1985’, with Chris Lawley.
Jul 29, 2018 • 65 min
Chris is someone who I’ve been following towards the start of this year when I first listened to ‘Slab of Glass’, a podcast he co-hosts with previous guest Jeff Perry. Chris is more of a video editor than a writer, and his passion shows with his YouTube…
1.19: ‘Vectorman’, with Rene Ritchie.
Jul 15, 2018 • 69 min
This week I’m joined by an Apple connoisseur, the editor of iMore, and alongside many others, the podcaster of Vector, a daily podcast which goes into everything Apple. A fun time where we went through his history with Apple and writing, how he got to…
1.18: ‘Crash & Switch’, with Daryl.
Jul 8, 2018 • 12 min
A solo episode, where I talk about some updates since the last episode, mainly to do with Crash Bandicoot on Switch, a big thank you to you all, and announcing a Patreon site for the podcast. The Outpost Show on Patreon. The Outpost Show on Apple Podcasts…
1.17: ‘Whisky’, with Matt Gemmell.
Jul 2, 2018 • 94 min
A very fun episode, where we talked about having to use our MacBooks for tasks that’s unavailable for the iPad for now, alongside how Matt is creating his second book TOLL, entirely from his iPad Pro. We also talked about his dog Whisky, a Leonard Nimoy…
1.16: ‘A Slab of Keyboards’, with Jeff Perry.
Jun 24, 2018 • 62 min
Jeff is someone I’ve only come across in the last couple of months, but already him and his co-host of their ‘Slab of Glass’ podcast have made it something you should be listening to. Hence why Jeff is on this weeks episode! We go into detail of our…
1.15: ‘E3 2018 Thoughts’, with Daryl.
Jun 13, 2018 • 27 min
A quick solo episode, where I give some thoughts on E3 2018, the big three conferences, a few games, and what I was surprised to not see as well. Microsoft E3 Conference. Sony E3 Conference. Nintendo E3 Direct. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Showcase. Tired…
1.14: ‘The WWDC Royal Rumble’.
Jun 7, 2018 • 110 min
It’s the week of WWDC, a time of year where Apple announce their plans for new software updates across their products. And because of this, it’s time for a special episode! iOS 12, macOS Mojave, watchOS 5 and tvOS 12 were all announced on Monday. I talk…
1.13: ‘ The Multi-iPad Lifestyle’, with Tim Chaten.
May 28, 2018 • 56 min
This week I’m joined by Tim Chaten, host of iPadPros and Club Nintendo. He’s a guest who uses more than one iPad thought his day, which made us think about how iOS 12 could cater for this in a much more, powerful way. We then finish the episode with a…
1.12: ‘A Floorless Flat’, with Chris Scullion.
May 14, 2018 • 97 min
Taking a break from the main topic of iPad this week, with a focus on the other passion: Games. And who better than Chris Scullion. A Games Journalist who, from 2006, went from Official Nintendo Magazine, to CVG, to his own site, ‘Tired Old Hack’. He’s in…
1.11: ‘All the Dark Mode’, with Steven Aquino.
Apr 30, 2018 • 84 min
This week I’m joined by Steven Aquino, a freelance tech journalist, who specialises in the accessibility features of Apple. A very fun episode, where we talked of our history with the iPad, ideas for the keyboard, and where the iPad line could go, from…
1.10: ‘A Spread of Marzipan’, with Dave Nott & Dave Wood.
Apr 15, 2018 • 65 min
Slightly different this week where I speak to two iOS developers, Dave Nott and Dave Wood, who also host a great podcast called ‘Waiting for Review‘. We keep to the main topic of iPad, but we also go into what they’d like to see at WWDC, our thoughts on…
1.9: ‘A GCSE in Maths’, a Solo Episode.
Mar 27, 2018 • 8 min
Now that Apple’s Education Event has finished, I give my thoughts to the few announcements made, alongside what could be coming up until WWDC. As a bonus, I briefly talk about a game I’ve finally bought for the Switch. Subscribe to The Outpost Show here.…
1.8: ‘Don’t Start Siri’, a Solo Episode.
Mar 19, 2018 • 10 min
A couple of updates and stories since the last episode to share. From the Nintendo Direct, to running out of mobile data, to the plan for the next few episodes, alongside an (unwelcome) cameo from Siri. Subscribe to The Outpost Show here. Outpost on…
1.7: ‘A Year On with Switch’, with Jack Longman.
Mar 5, 2018 • 53 min
A break in the usual programming of The Outpost Show this week. On the 3rd March, it marked a year since the Nintendo Switch launched. I talk to one of the Editors of Miketendo64, Jack Longman on its first year of release. We speak about our history with…
1.6: ‘Come on Down’, a Solo Episode.
Feb 25, 2018 • 16 min
A solo episode where I give some opinions on the recent news of iOS 12 and 13 having an easier time of gaining more refined features, how I’ve found having an iPhone 8 Plus after six months, and brief thoughts on the iPad and the keyboard. To finish off,…
1.5: ‘But I Digress’, with Ryan Jones.
Feb 11, 2018 • 54 min
This is a re-done version of the fifth episode, mainly due to us going off-topic the first-time round! I’ve worked with Ryan at a past day job, and at Siren Radio, where he’s deputy manager there. He’s had his iPad Pro 12.9″ since its launch and go…
1.4: ‘Delete your Account Jimmy.’ With Greg Morris.
Jan 21, 2018 • 83 min
Sometimes you reach your limit with social media, and that happened for most of last year with me and Greg. We spend this one-off episode talking about our gripes with it, what we’ve found, and even talk about our writing and what makes us type down the…
1.3: ‘You Had Me At Swipe’, With Greg Morris.
Sep 17, 2017 • 63 min
With every podcast dissecting last week’s Apple Event, you now get a break by listening to how Greg uses his iPad Pro, alongside being swayed to buy and download Tomb Raider II for it as well. We go through the apps he uses, alongside how the Smart…
1.2: ‘Need the Lean’, With Chris Wilmshurst.
Sep 6, 2017 • 38 min
We’ve said since 2012 we’ll reunite, but we didn’t think it would be on a podcast. Chris Wilmshurst and Daryl reunite to talk all about iPads, YouTube, and if Daryl could be rid of his MacBook Air. We talk of the apps that Chris uses, what he thinks of…
1.1: Introduction.
Aug 24, 2017 • 18 min
A short introduction into what the podcast will be about, starring, me.