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Kickass Readers Podcast

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S2E2: The Law of Attraction with Stevie Collier

The guys talk with fellow author Stevie Collier, and in general go on tangents while staying on subject. It's a delicate balance. Don't forget to join us at the Kickass Readers Guild on Facebook: https://goo.gl/TLJSFH Stalk Stevie here: http://www.steviecollier.com http://facebook.com/steviecollierauthor http://www.instagram.com/steviecollie... News of the Week: Middle Earth Map (Amazon Prime)- http://bit.ly/2BEhtaY

65 min2019 FEB 22
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S2E2: The Law of Attraction with Stevie Collier

S2E1: Beginnings

RJ and Joshua are back for their first episode of 2019, appropriately titled Beginnings! We'll be talking all things that start, why it impacts us, and all our normal segments. It'll be a blast! 3...2..1... Don't forget to join us at the Kickass Readers Guild on Facebook: https://goo.gl/TLJSFH Get your Kickass Readers Guild & Podcast swag: http://www.rjbatla.com/shop/ News: Plants on the moon!- https://www.geek.com/news/china-sprouts-first-ever-plants-on-the-moons-surface-1769952/ Veggies in space- https://www.geek.com/news/cosmonauts-could-be-growing-more-veggies-in-space-1769599/ Listening/ Reading: Hell Divers 4 by Nicholas Salisbury Smith- https://amzn.to/2Dehsf7 Epic Score (soundtrack music)- https://spoti.fi/2DeTXCy Art of Manliness podcastCody Johnson

62 min2019 JAN 19
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S2E1: Beginnings

S1E13: Holidays in Speculative Fiction, the Christmas Special

RJ, Josh, and Tiger talk holidays in spec fic, their own traditions, and all the regular segments. The last one of the year? Come on, we HAD to do a Christmas Special!

--2019 JAN 3
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S1E13: Holidays in Speculative Fiction, the Christmas Special

S1E12: Space Anomalies and Apocalypse with Allen V. Chessman

Allen V. Chessman joins the gang as they talk about the final frontier... Anomalies... and the Apocalypses... Where to find Allen: https://allenvcheesman.wixsite.com/al... https://www.facebook.com/AuthorAllenV... https://twitter.com/AllenVCheesman

--2018 DEC 12
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S1E12: Space Anomalies and Apocalypse with Allen V. Chessman

S1E11: Creating Characters Readers Love with JD Franx

The fellows talk to author JD Franx about creating characters that readers love. Where to find JD: http://jdfranx.com https://m.facebook.com/JD-Franx-Author

--2018 NOV 6
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S1E11: Creating Characters Readers Love with JD Franx

S1E10: Villains vs. Antagonists with Andy Peloqui

The guys told with fellow author and podcaster Andy Peloquin about the thing that is almost as import as your hero - and who sometimes is the hero - the villain! And what the difference is between a villain and an antagonist. http://andypeloquin.com/ https://www.facebook.com/andyqpeloquin/

--2018 OCT 8
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S1E10: Villains vs. Antagonists with Andy Peloqui

S1E9: Covers and Cover Design with Christian Bentulan

Today Tiger and RJ are talking to Christian Bentulan - Cover Designer! He's both our first cover designer AND our first international (outside of US) guest on the show! We've still got our normal segments, weapon of the week and news we found, so come and join the fun!

63 min2018 SEP 14
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S1E9: Covers and Cover Design with Christian Bentulan

S1E8: Realism in SciFi and Fantasy with JT Williams

The guys are joined by USA Today Bestselling Author JT Williams, where they discus Realism in Scifi and Fantasy. Could a 30 year old human best a 300 year old Elf? Could a spaceship really travel through a wormhole? The KARP keeps it real today... Don't forget to join us at the Kickass Readers Guild on Facebook: https://goo.gl/TLJSFH Get your Kickass Readers Guild & Podcast swag at- http://www.rjbatla.com/shop/ News of the Week: JT’s Books: 0.99 Book One (Half-Bloods Rising)- https://amzn.to/2tStXYx 0.99 Boxset (Rogues of Magic)- https://amzn.to/2tT7drp Smart Bandage- https://goo.gl/GUfC7e Is Antman the most powerful Avenger? https://www.facebook.com/watchbecausescience/videos/1959393167704782/ Read/Listening to: Hell Divers 3- https://amzn.to/2NoAl27 Writing Fantasy & Science Fiction- https://amzn.to/2lPQTTZ Ray Edwards Show: https://rayedwards.com/ Stalk J.T. here: http://www.authorjtwilliams.com http://www.Facebook.com/fantasyauthorjtwilliams https://www.amazon.com/author/jtwill...

75 min2018 JUL 24
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S1E8: Realism in SciFi and Fantasy with JT Williams

S1E7: Dragons

Joshua C. Chadd and RJ Batla discuss one of the most epic of topics, and something near and dear to most sci-fi/fantasy lovers - Dragons! Grab a listen and hear the roar! (or whatever sound your particular dragon makes) Don't forget to join us at the Kickass Readers Guild on Facebook: https://goo.gl/TLJSFH Get your Kickass Readers Guild & Podcast swag at- http://www.rjbatla.com/shop/ News of the Week: Zombicide: Black Plague- https://goo.gl/Ui3jeP Lego is Testing a Custom Minifig Machine- https://goo.gl/F3F41e Smart Road: https://www.facebook.com/WTFuture/videos/423757068093169/ Reading/Listening: Perception by NF- https://goo.gl/5fxVU4 Ignite by Alan Walker- https://goo.gl/sBxWsq Onyx of Darkness- https://amzn.to/2yrjb0c Rogues of Magic - https://amzn.to/2K8clC3 Crowdfunding Basics in 30 Minutes: https://amzn.to/2tDwIMo Art of Manliness: https://www.artofmanliness.com/

64 min2018 JUL 10
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S1E7: Dragons

S1E6: Dragonband and Shared Worlds with Joel Norden

Ryan and Josh talk with Dragonband creator and author Joel Norden about his shared world, Dragonband and others. Plus all the other craziness that always happens. TANGENT! Don't forget to join us at the Kickass Readers Guild on Facebook: https://goo.gl/TLJSFH Get your Kickass Readers Guild & Podcast swag at- http://www.rjbatla.com/shop/ Check out the Kickstarter for Dragonband: Women of the Crystal Coast here: https://goo.gl/1XPJXX News of the week: Bad Company preorder- https://amzn.to/2retsWC New Bullet proof helmets look like Boba Fett’s. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=471L0... https://goo.gl/spR45H Fallout 76- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M9FGa... Wheel on Time TV Show on Amazon- https://goo.gl/S7YvZA Elfing - People having cosmetic surgery to make their ears pointy- https://goo.gl/cHeQwf What we’re reading: Everything and A Kite by Ray Romano- https://goo.gl/nfxxEC Strange Weather by Joe Hill- https://goo.gl/ZWGjSe Oathbringer- https://goo.gl/HqK7zB Dragonband: Hunters an...

68 min2018 JUN 14
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S1E6: Dragonband and Shared Worlds with Joel Norden

Latest Episodes

S2E2: The Law of Attraction with Stevie Collier

The guys talk with fellow author Stevie Collier, and in general go on tangents while staying on subject. It's a delicate balance. Don't forget to join us at the Kickass Readers Guild on Facebook: https://goo.gl/TLJSFH Stalk Stevie here: http://www.steviecollier.com http://facebook.com/steviecollierauthor http://www.instagram.com/steviecollie... News of the Week: Middle Earth Map (Amazon Prime)- http://bit.ly/2BEhtaY

65 min2019 FEB 22
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S2E2: The Law of Attraction with Stevie Collier

S2E1: Beginnings

RJ and Joshua are back for their first episode of 2019, appropriately titled Beginnings! We'll be talking all things that start, why it impacts us, and all our normal segments. It'll be a blast! 3...2..1... Don't forget to join us at the Kickass Readers Guild on Facebook: https://goo.gl/TLJSFH Get your Kickass Readers Guild & Podcast swag: http://www.rjbatla.com/shop/ News: Plants on the moon!- https://www.geek.com/news/china-sprouts-first-ever-plants-on-the-moons-surface-1769952/ Veggies in space- https://www.geek.com/news/cosmonauts-could-be-growing-more-veggies-in-space-1769599/ Listening/ Reading: Hell Divers 4 by Nicholas Salisbury Smith- https://amzn.to/2Dehsf7 Epic Score (soundtrack music)- https://spoti.fi/2DeTXCy Art of Manliness podcastCody Johnson

62 min2019 JAN 19
Comments
S2E1: Beginnings

S1E13: Holidays in Speculative Fiction, the Christmas Special

RJ, Josh, and Tiger talk holidays in spec fic, their own traditions, and all the regular segments. The last one of the year? Come on, we HAD to do a Christmas Special!

--2019 JAN 3
Comments
S1E13: Holidays in Speculative Fiction, the Christmas Special

S1E12: Space Anomalies and Apocalypse with Allen V. Chessman

Allen V. Chessman joins the gang as they talk about the final frontier... Anomalies... and the Apocalypses... Where to find Allen: https://allenvcheesman.wixsite.com/al... https://www.facebook.com/AuthorAllenV... https://twitter.com/AllenVCheesman

--2018 DEC 12
Comments
S1E12: Space Anomalies and Apocalypse with Allen V. Chessman

S1E11: Creating Characters Readers Love with JD Franx

The fellows talk to author JD Franx about creating characters that readers love. Where to find JD: http://jdfranx.com https://m.facebook.com/JD-Franx-Author

--2018 NOV 6
Comments
S1E11: Creating Characters Readers Love with JD Franx

S1E10: Villains vs. Antagonists with Andy Peloqui

The guys told with fellow author and podcaster Andy Peloquin about the thing that is almost as import as your hero - and who sometimes is the hero - the villain! And what the difference is between a villain and an antagonist. http://andypeloquin.com/ https://www.facebook.com/andyqpeloquin/

--2018 OCT 8
Comments
S1E10: Villains vs. Antagonists with Andy Peloqui

S1E9: Covers and Cover Design with Christian Bentulan

Today Tiger and RJ are talking to Christian Bentulan - Cover Designer! He's both our first cover designer AND our first international (outside of US) guest on the show! We've still got our normal segments, weapon of the week and news we found, so come and join the fun!

63 min2018 SEP 14
Comments
S1E9: Covers and Cover Design with Christian Bentulan

S1E8: Realism in SciFi and Fantasy with JT Williams

The guys are joined by USA Today Bestselling Author JT Williams, where they discus Realism in Scifi and Fantasy. Could a 30 year old human best a 300 year old Elf? Could a spaceship really travel through a wormhole? The KARP keeps it real today... Don't forget to join us at the Kickass Readers Guild on Facebook: https://goo.gl/TLJSFH Get your Kickass Readers Guild & Podcast swag at- http://www.rjbatla.com/shop/ News of the Week: JT’s Books: 0.99 Book One (Half-Bloods Rising)- https://amzn.to/2tStXYx 0.99 Boxset (Rogues of Magic)- https://amzn.to/2tT7drp Smart Bandage- https://goo.gl/GUfC7e Is Antman the most powerful Avenger? https://www.facebook.com/watchbecausescience/videos/1959393167704782/ Read/Listening to: Hell Divers 3- https://amzn.to/2NoAl27 Writing Fantasy & Science Fiction- https://amzn.to/2lPQTTZ Ray Edwards Show: https://rayedwards.com/ Stalk J.T. here: http://www.authorjtwilliams.com http://www.Facebook.com/fantasyauthorjtwilliams https://www.amazon.com/author/jtwill...

75 min2018 JUL 24
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S1E8: Realism in SciFi and Fantasy with JT Williams

S1E7: Dragons

Joshua C. Chadd and RJ Batla discuss one of the most epic of topics, and something near and dear to most sci-fi/fantasy lovers - Dragons! Grab a listen and hear the roar! (or whatever sound your particular dragon makes) Don't forget to join us at the Kickass Readers Guild on Facebook: https://goo.gl/TLJSFH Get your Kickass Readers Guild & Podcast swag at- http://www.rjbatla.com/shop/ News of the Week: Zombicide: Black Plague- https://goo.gl/Ui3jeP Lego is Testing a Custom Minifig Machine- https://goo.gl/F3F41e Smart Road: https://www.facebook.com/WTFuture/videos/423757068093169/ Reading/Listening: Perception by NF- https://goo.gl/5fxVU4 Ignite by Alan Walker- https://goo.gl/sBxWsq Onyx of Darkness- https://amzn.to/2yrjb0c Rogues of Magic - https://amzn.to/2K8clC3 Crowdfunding Basics in 30 Minutes: https://amzn.to/2tDwIMo Art of Manliness: https://www.artofmanliness.com/

64 min2018 JUL 10
Comments
S1E7: Dragons

S1E6: Dragonband and Shared Worlds with Joel Norden

Ryan and Josh talk with Dragonband creator and author Joel Norden about his shared world, Dragonband and others. Plus all the other craziness that always happens. TANGENT! Don't forget to join us at the Kickass Readers Guild on Facebook: https://goo.gl/TLJSFH Get your Kickass Readers Guild & Podcast swag at- http://www.rjbatla.com/shop/ Check out the Kickstarter for Dragonband: Women of the Crystal Coast here: https://goo.gl/1XPJXX News of the week: Bad Company preorder- https://amzn.to/2retsWC New Bullet proof helmets look like Boba Fett’s. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=471L0... https://goo.gl/spR45H Fallout 76- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M9FGa... Wheel on Time TV Show on Amazon- https://goo.gl/S7YvZA Elfing - People having cosmetic surgery to make their ears pointy- https://goo.gl/cHeQwf What we’re reading: Everything and A Kite by Ray Romano- https://goo.gl/nfxxEC Strange Weather by Joe Hill- https://goo.gl/ZWGjSe Oathbringer- https://goo.gl/HqK7zB Dragonband: Hunters an...

68 min2018 JUN 14
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S1E6: Dragonband and Shared Worlds with Joel Norden
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