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Last update: 2015-11-15

Episode 17: Bobby D

2015-11-15 :: Ziki, Tolu and Demi

We talk about some of the best African video games currently being developed before we look at some of the more established games being adapted into movies. For full show notes go to taoofotaku.com …

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Episode 16: E.X.O

2015-11-08 :: Ziki, Tolu and Demi
Length: 1s

Roye joins us to talk about his very popular comic book E.X.O: The Legend of Wale Williams. He goes on to share his journey towards becoming a comic book maker and gives his thoughts on the African Comic book and animation industry. For full show notes please see taoofotaku.com …

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Episode 15: Hood Issues

2015-11-01 :: Ziki, Tolu and Demi

We recount Ziki Nelson's adventures at the MCM Comic Con in London where he was able to meet with Animator/Director LeSean Thomas. Ziki interviews LeSean about his upcoming Anime pilot Cannon Busters as well as what it is like as a black animator in America. Finally we Talk Beasts of no Nation, a netflix original film that follows the story of a group of rebel militia in West Africa. For full show notes go to taoofotaku.com. …

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Episode 14: Sebastian's Oddyssey

2015-10-24 :: Ziki, Tolu and Demi
Length: 1s

We're Joined by Federico Ponce a film/art director that has worked on a number of famous Hollywood titles such as Iron Man, Hancock and the Avengers. In this episode we dissect Fede's creative journey thus far and talk about his first original project 'Sebastian's Odyssey' a proposed SciFi/Fantasy web series set in a Utopian future. …

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Episode 13: Welcome to Diversiverse

2015-10-18 :: Ziki, Tolu and Demi

We take a look at the increasing diversity across the world of Comics as showcased at the New York Comic Con. For the full show notes go to: taoofotaku.com…

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Episode 12: Lagos To Middle Earth

2015-10-11 :: Ziki, Tolu and Demi
Length: 1s

Join us as we travel from Lagos to Middle Earth and discuss the world of SciFi and Fantasy. We also see how these genres translate to African Culture. For full show notes see: taoofotaku.com…

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Episode 11: Tales By Moonlight

2015-10-04 :: Ziki, Tolu and Demi
Length: 1s

We cover some of the upcoming animated movies across the Afro geekspere and talk about some of our old-time favourites. Show notes at www.taoofotaku.com…

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Episode 10: The Bouncer

2015-09-27 :: Ziki, Tolu and Demi
Length: 1s

We're Joined by Chuck 'The Bouncer' Collins creator of Bounce Comics. Join us as we explore Chucks creative journey and learn what it's like to be in the shoes of a Bouncer. Show notes at taoofotaku.com…

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Episode 9: Afro Gamer

2015-09-20 :: Ziki, Tolu and Demi

The Video-Game Wizard takes us through the African Gaming scene where we explore some of the best (and worst) games coming out of Africa. Get the show notes with links to all the games at www.taoofotaku.com.…

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Episode 8: The Chicken that laid the Earth

2015-09-13 :: Ziki, Tolu and Demi
Length: 1s

Join us as we bring you the latest news from across the geekesphere. Later on we go on to talk about some of our favourite myths, legends and folktales from across African Mythology and Folklore. Get the show notes at www.taoofotaku.com…

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Episode 7: It's Good to be Bad!

2015-09-06 :: Ziki, Tolu and Demi
Length: 1s

Join us as we give talk portrayals of African Accents in popular films then later on we discuss some of our favourite villains and some of the best black villains out there. For full show notes go to taoofotaku.com …

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Episode 6: Unearthed Treasures

2015-08-30 :: Ziki, Tolu and Demi

Today we take a few of your questions from social media and explore one of our favourite sources for finding new content.…

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Bonus Episode: Packtology Sequel

2015-08-26 :: Ziki, Tolu and Demi
Length: 1s

We're back with Paul for a bonus round where we attempt to dissect his creative process and find out some of his favourite pastimes. For the full show notes see taoofotaku.com …

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Episode 5: Packtology

2015-08-23 :: Ziki, Tolu and Demi
Length: 1s

We're joined by Paul Louise-Julie, Creator of the Pack Comic, a #1 best seller of Amazon Kindle. Join us as we dive into Paul's creative journey thus far. Links, resources and show notes can be found on taoofotaku.com Enjoy!…

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Episode 4: Indiewood

2015-08-15 :: Ziki, Tolu and Demi
Length: 1s

We explore the renaissance within the independent film industry and ask whether Nollywood can emulate this.…

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Episode 3: Appropriation Terrorism

2015-08-08 :: Ziki, Tolu and Demi

we talk appropriation/inspiration/theft…

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Episode 2: San Diego To Cape Town

2015-08-02 :: Ziki, Tolu and Demi
Length: 1s

Join us as we look at geek themed conventions around the world from San Diego to Cape town.…

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Episode 1: The Afro Hero

2015-08-02 :: Ziki, Tolu and Demi
Length: 1s

Is there such a thing as an African Super Hero?…

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This is a podcast where Ziki, Obito, Demi and Tolu give an African perspective on the world of comics, video games, TV shows, anime and all things geeky.

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