The Skiffy and Fanty Show

The Skiffy and Fanty Show 4x Hugo Finalist podcast covering a wide range of science fiction, fantasy, and horror content from interviews and genre discussions to movie reviews and a monthly *bad* movie review (for the lolz). The show is also a 3x finalist for the Hugo Award for Best Fancast. Not too shabby, eh? If you want to find out more about us and our other shows, go to!

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Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 9 days 39 minutes


747. Wole Talabi (a.k.a. The Dreamer) — Shigidi and the Brass Head of Obalufon

Museums, heists, and nightmare gods, oh my! Shaun Duke and Trish Matson are joined by the brilliant Wole Talabi to discuss his novel, Shigidi and the Brass Head of Obalufon! Together, they discuss Wole’s approach to storytelling,


 October 19, 2023  1h5m

746. Gods of Egypt (2016) — Torture Cinema #133

Weird accents, human ranch dressing, and eyeballs, oh my! Shaun Duke, Alex Acks, and Becca Evans join forces to take down Gods of Egypt (2016). Together, they get thirsty over Gerard Butler, discuss Egyptian mythology and bodily fluids,


 September 26, 2023  1h29m

745. S&F Clacks #3 — Conventions, Conventions, Conventions

Conventions, conventions, conventions, oh my! Shaun Duke and Trish Matson join forces to discuss a listener question about the future of conventions. Together, they explore how conventions have changed, how conventions might survive in the future,


 September 17, 2023  1h4m

744. The Brothers Grimm (2005) — Torture Cinema #132

Toadalingus, torture devices, and jerk brothers, oh my! Shaun Duke, Alex Acks, and Daniel Haeusser join forces to take down The Brothers Grimm (2005). Together, they try to figure out why there’s so much bestiality in this darn film,


 August 22, 2023  1h8m

743. Shakirah Bourne (a.k.a. Master of Possibilities) — Nightmare Island (2023)

Movie scores, weird doctors, and Douen, oh my! Shaun Duke is joined the profoundly wonderful Shakirah Bourne to talk about her new middle grade novel, Nightmare Island! Together, they discuss Shakirah’s approach to writing scary stories,


 August 3, 2023  1h11m

742. Leverage: Redemption (Season 2) w/ Michi Trota — Screen Scouts

Ventilated dates, juiced-up gaming, and Keith David, oh my! Shaun Duke and Brandon O’Brien join forces again w/ special guest and Michi Trota for a discussion of the second season of Leverage: Redemption. Together,


 June 5, 2023  1h22m

741. Spawn (1997) — Torture Cinema #131

Crispy heroes, violators, and nipple chains, oh my! Shaun Duke, Alex Acks, and Becca Evans join forces to take down Spawn (1997), a film that could be charitably called “a movie capable of causing amnesia.” Together,


 June 2, 2023  1h21m

740. Stina Leicht (a.k.a. Mrs. Irish Cream) — Loki’s Ring

Bizarre aliens, complicated families, and AI therapy, oh my! Shaun Duke is joined by longtime collaborator and repeat interviewee, Stina Leicht. Why? Because Stina has a new book called Loki’s Ring from Saga Press featuring artificial general intellige...


 June 2, 2023  48m

739. Eega (2012) — Totally Pretentious #26

Needles, choreographed dances, and superhero flies, oh my! Shaun Duke and David Annandale wander to yet another part of the world to talk about S.S. Rajamouli’s 2012 epic, Eega. Together, they examine the film’s premise,


 May 30, 2023  54m

738. Timeline (2003) — Torture Cinema #130

Weird romances, France propaganda, and Gerard Butler’s careless whisper, oh my! Shaun Duke, Paul Weimer, and Trish Matson join forces to tackle a time travel “classic” — Timeline! Together, they try to make sense of its plot,


 May 25, 2023  1h3m