Bubble Pipe Theater

Bubble Pipe Theater is a Geek Culture podcast that started on Top Hat Sasquatch and led to the creation of the Bubble Pipe Network. In each episode the hosts discuss the important things in life, like superheroes, talking animals, video games, and their current obsessions. Bubble Pipe Theater is a podcast for kids who never really grew up but like to sit around and pretend to have intelligent conversations.

March 15th, 2012

Episode 15 – Splinter of the Mind’s Eye

In 1978, the first example of an expanded universe Star Wars novel was published by author Alan Dean Foster. Foster had previously written the novelization to Star Wars, and his contract required him to write a book that could serve as a low-budget sequel in the chance the film was not a huge success. He […]

February 10th, 2012

Episode 14 – Tiny Little Blocks: LEGO in 2012

Tim and Tommy are always up for talking Lego, and this week they have a lot to talk about. 2012 is a huge year for the toy company, with Marvel Super Heroes, Lord of the Rings, Dino, Friends, and Monster Hunter lines debuting, alongside additional sets in all the classic series. Throw in a few […]

February 1st, 2012

Episode 13 – Ready Player One

Ready Player One is a futuristic novel by Ernest Cline (writer of Fanboys) that presents a dismal future in which most of the population spend all the time inside a vast virtual world called the OASIS. The eccentric inventor of the game was obsessed with 80s pop culture. Upon his death he devised a game […]

January 5th, 2012

Episode 12 – ‘The Cult of LEGO’ with Joe Meno

In today’s episode Tim and Tommy are joined by The Cult of LEGO co-author and BrickJournal founder Joe Meno. We discuss the new book, his awesome LEGO magazine, trips to Billund, Denmark, the joys of fan conventions, favorite LEGO themes, and much more.