Pod 127: Byron Atkinson-Jones Enters Virtual Worlds - The Gerry Anderson Podcast

Episode 127

Pod 127: Byron Atkinson-Jones Enters Virtual Worlds

Self-proclaimed Super Nerd Byron Atkinson-Jones returns to talk about how he got into video games and how his knowledge of the miniature world of Supermarionation informs his creation of virtual worlds in gaming. Jamie and Byron speculate on near-future special effects where the practical and the digital merge. Don't miss this fascinating interview! Plus, News, FAB Facts, The Randomiser, and lots of Podsteron Correspondence!

01:07 Introducing Pod 127

03:09 FAB Facts

09:16 Podsteron Email Collaborations

16:40 The Gerry Anderson News

20:31 Podsteron Facebook Group

25:44 Byron Atkinson-Jones - Part Two

46:46 Listener Tweets

53:27 Chris Dale Flies to Lunch with the Randomiser

01:16:08 That's a wrap!

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Jamie Anderson

Producer, writer and director. CEO of Anderson Entertainment. Son of Thunderbirds, Captain Scarlet, and Space: 1999 creator - the late Gerry Anderson.
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Chris Dale

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Richard James

Playing Officer Orrin in Gerry Anderson's last live action series 'Space Precinct' clearly wasn't enough to put Richard off the worlds of Gerry Anderson!

As well as co-hosting the Gerry Anderson Podcast and the almost-monthly Facebook, Twitch, Periscope and Youtube broadcast, FabLive, Richard has also taken parts in the audio series 'Terrahawks' and the pilot minisode for the forthcoming 'Gerry Anderson's Firestorm'.