Ep. 200 – 161 // Ep. 160 – 121 // Ep. 120 – 81 // Ep. 80 – 41 //Ep. 40 -1

Episode 201 “The Mandalorian Season 2 Spoilercast”

The Mandalorian is back for season 2 and we delve in and make predictions based on the first Episode of the season and Donovan thinks intertexuality is a dirty word.

Top Patreon Supporters: Square Splinter, Clinton Sallee, Seth Williams, Maker on the Move, Chad Grosklags from Man Crafting, AJ Huff, and Keith Decent.


Episode 200 “Our 200th Episode Extravaganza”

Josh is back to help us celebrate our 200th Episode, along with Wesley Treat, Keith Decent, Matt Regonini, Tony Roleau, Bobby Duke, and Andy Birkey. Listen in as we talk about the podcast origin story, the last 4 years as makers, and the future of the podcast.

Top Patreon Supporters: Square Splinter, Clinton Sallee, Seth Williams, Maker on the Move, Chad Grosklags from Man Crafting, AJ Huff, and Keith Decent.


Episode 199 “Where’s My Scrubbing Bubbles?”

New products get released every year, but with very little innovation, what do you want to see improved? Listen in for details about Episode 200

Top Patreon Supporters: Square Splinter, Clinton Sallee, Seth Williams, Maker on the Move, Chad Grosklags from Man Crafting, AJ Huff, and Keith Decent.


Episode 198 “Drawn to the Geek”

Find out about our Epic 200th Episode on October 25th and why we gravitate towards geeky things? Listen and find out.

Top Patreon Supporters: Square Splinter, Clinton Sallee, Seth Williams, Maker on the Move, Chad Grosklags from Man Crafting, AJ Huff, and Keith Decent.


Episode 197 “A Room Full of Wes”

This week with have awesome maker and special guest Wesley Treat on the podcast as we talk about motivation and vending machines.

Top Patreon Supporters: Square Splinter, Clinton Sallee, Seth Williams, Maker on the Move, Chad Grosklags from Man Crafting, AJ Huff, and Keith Decent.


Episode 196 “Trash Can Chicken”

Do you like food? We do… and this week Wes, Donovan, and Shawn talk about different foods from Geek Properties that they want to try… or not try.

Top Patreon Supporters: Square Splinter, Clinton Sallee, Seth Williams, Maker on the Move, Chad Grosklags from Man Crafting, AJ Huff, and Keith Decent.


Episode 195 “Four Month Plan”

This week, Wes, Donovan, and Shawn make plans for Halloween and other projects they want to finish by the end of the year.

Top Patreon Supporters: Square Splinter, Clinton Sallee, Seth Williams, Maker on the Move, Chad Grosklags from Man Crafting, AJ Huff, and Keith Decent.


Ep 194 “Unpopular by Opinion”

This week we talk about movies we love, but others hate. We Geek out about the new “Dune” trailer, “Cobra Kai”, and introducing our kids to classic films that we loved when we were younger.

Notes: Cobra Kai Trailer Dune Trailer

Top Patreon Supporters: Square Splinter, Clinton Sallee, Seth Williams, Maker on the Move, Chad Grosklags from Man Crafting, AJ Huff, and Keith Decent.


Making Geeks Ep 0193 “Let’s Make a Deal”

Wes, Donovan, and Shawn talk about the ins and outs of working with sponsors and product placement and go into an extended Geek Out session about the Mario 35th Anniversary announcements.

Notes: Shawn’s Snap Ships Review   Mario 35th Anniversary Announcement

Top Patreon Supporters: Square Splinter, Clinton Sallee, Seth Williams, Maker on the Move, Chad Grosklags Man Crafting, AJ Huff, and Keith Decent

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Episode 192 “Who is worthy”

Join a fun and geeky conversation with a very simple question. What character from each geek franchise would be worthy of lifting Mjolnir?

Notes:Wes’ Lego Nintendo Video Giaco’s Kinetic Driver Kickstarter

Top Patreon Supporters: Square Splinter, Clinton Sallee, Seth Williams, Maker on the Move, Chad Grosklags from Man Crafting, AJ Huff, and Keith Decent.


Episode 191 “Products and changes”

This week we talk about Giaco’s new product and products that we would like to see made. Tune in for a special announcement about the show.

Notes:Wes’ Lego Nintendo Video Giaco’s Kinetic Driver Kickstarter

Top Patreon Supporters: Square Splinter, Clinton Sallee, Seth Williams, Maker on the Move, Chad Grosklags from Man Crafting, AJ Huff, and Keith Decent.


Episode 190 “The Nintendo Episode”

Wes talks about all things Nintendo and recaps his marathon Twitch stream of his Lego Nintendo Build while Donovan listens and drools.

Notes: Wes’ Lego Nintendo Video

Top Patreon Supporters: Square Splinter, Clinton Sallee, Seth Williams, Maker on the Move, Chad Grosklags from Man Crafting, AJ Huff, and Keith Decent.


Episode 189 “OMG Andrew from AGduzit is here”

Wes and Josh are out on vacation this week. Donovan and Shawn have invited Andrew in to talk about giant Gameboys, Ikea furniture and trying to find to to make with a busy schedule.

Top Patreon Supporters: Square Splinter, Clinton Sallee, Seth Williams, Maker on the Move, Chad Grosklags from Man Crafting, AJ Huff, and Keith Decent.


Episode 188 “OMG When Geeks Craft is Here”

Nicole and Thure from WHEN GEEKS CRAFT are here to to talk about their origin story and favorite video game endings.

Top Patreon Supporters: Square Splinter, Clinton Sallee, Seth Williams, Maker on the Move, Chad Grosklags from Man Crafting, AJ Huff, and Keith Decent.


Episode 187 “Pushing Progress”

Making progress and moving the needle is hard. Listen in to our brainstorming session as we try to tackle, Reddit, YouTube, and community involvement.

Top Patreon Supporters: Square Splinter, Clinton Sallee, Seth Williams, Maker on the Move, Chad Grosklags from Man Crafting, AJ Huff, and Keith Decent.


Episode 186 “Scrubbing Vices”

This week we are talking about revisionism and vices.

Top Patreon Supporters: Square Splinter, Clinton Sallee, Seth Williams, Maker on the Move, Chad Grosklags from Man Crafting, AJ Huff, and Keith Decent.


Episode 185 “Missing Out”

It has officially been 4 years of Making Geeks(Insert Cheer Here). Listen in as we reminisce about maker meet ups and hopeful plans for the future.

Top Patreon Supporters: Square Splinter, Clinton Sallee, Seth Williams, Maker on the Move, Chad Grosklags from Man Crafting, AJ Huff, and Keith Decent.


Episode 184 “Fix it in Pre”

It’s Wes’ Birthday! Josh and Donavan talk about preplanning for projects and Shawn’s talking about pinball…. Again.

Top Patreon Supporters: Square Splinter, Clinton Sallee, Seth Williams, Maker on the Move, Chad Grosklags from Man Crafting, AJ Huff, and Keith Decent.


Episode 183 “Bits and Bops”

Listen in to this quick brainstorm session about projects, learning how to build circuits and a few other gems.

Top Patreon Supporters: Square Splinter, Clinton Sallee, Seth Williams, Maker on the Move, Chad Grosklags from Man Crafting, AJ Huff, and Keith Decent.


Episode 182 “Pixel Memory”

Nostalgia towards old video games and systems has skyrocketed over the last 10 years, we recall some of our favorites and talk about some of the treasures that we still hold on to.

Top Patreon Supporters: Square Splinter, Clinton Sallee, Seth Williams, Maker on the Move, Chad Grosklags from Man Crafting, AJ Huff, and Keith Decent.


Episode 181 “Hurdles and Anchors”

Its been a few weeks, but we’re back. This week we talk about motivation and difficulties as we are trying to adjust to being home and trying to use our time to be as productive as possible. And… Dolphin Butts

Top Patreon Supporters: Square Splinter, Clinton Sallee, Seth Williams, Maker on the Move, Chad Grosklags from Man Crafting, AJ Huff, and Keith Decent.


Episode 180 “Beat the Geek Movie Trivia”

Trying to keep the show on a lighter note this week, Donovan tests our geek cred with a movie trivia game. Listen and play along. PS, it’s also Donovan’s Birthday

Top Patreon Supporters: Square Splinter, Clinton Sallee, Seth Williams, Maker on the Move, Chad Grosklags from Man Crafting, AJ Huff, and Keith Decent.


Episode 179 “Keeping the Norm”

Military practices, family schedules and Minecraft Shenanigans

Top Patreon Supporters: Square Splinter, Clinton Sallee, Seth Williams, Maker on the Move, Chad Grosklags from Man Crafting, AJ Huff, and Keith Decent.


Episode 178 “Time for Learning”

The current state of affairs has us all looking for ways to take advantage of the extra time that some of us have so we are turning to gardening, fixing motorcycles and coding to broaden our scope of skills

Notes: Self Sufficient Me

Top Patreon Supporters: Square Splinter, Clinton Sallee, Seth Williams, Maker on the Move, Chad Grosklags from Man Crafting, AJ Huff, and Keith Decent.


Episode 177 “Quarantine Hangout”

Social Distancing does not mean social isolation, so we did a live show with several of our listeners. A special thanks to Nicole and Thure from When Geeks Craft, George from Technically Woodworking, Clint from C3D Prop, long time patron Seth Williams, and one of our newest listeners David Eberle for hanging out with us and joining in on the fun.

Top Patreon Supporters: Square Splinter, Clinton Sallee, Seth Williams, Maker on the Move, Chad Grosklags from Man Crafting, AJ Huff, and Keith Decent.


Episode 176 “Curbside Culture”

With the first week of the quarantine done, listen in to see how things have changed and how we are evolving to keep up with the changes.


Episode 175 “Marked Safe”

Food Prepping, School Closures, and living overseas during an epidemic. This is a great episode, don’t miss it.

Top Patreon Supporters: Square Splinter, Clinton Sallee, Seth Williams, Maker on the Move, Chad Grosklags from Man Crafting, AJ Huff, and Keith Decent.


Episode 174 “We Like the Weird”

What was the turning point where you realized that you had some special skills that were unique?

Top Patreon Supporters: Square Splinter, Clinton Sallee, Seth Williams, Maker on the Move, Chad Grosklags from Man Crafting, AJ Huff, and Keith Decent.


Episode 173 “Workbench Con 2020”

This episode is all about the amazing time that Josh, Wes, and Donovan had at WorkBench Con, we are all so grateful to be part of such an amazing community of makers.

Top Patreon Supporters: Square Splinter, Clinton Sallee, Seth Williams, Maker on the Move, Chad Grosklags from Man Crafting, AJ Huff, and Keith Decent.


Episode 172 “The Feedback Loop”

Do younger generations lack self awareness and they missing the critical feedback to improve?

Top Patreon Supporters: Square Splinter, Clinton Sallee, Seth Williams, Maker on the Move, Chad Grosklags from Man Crafting, AJ Huff, and Keith Decent.


Episode 171 “Decent Exposure”

Wes, the 3D printing expert, has an interesting opportunity and we discuss different ways of getting exposure and the value of getting products into people’s hands.

Top Patreon Supporters: Square Splinter, Clinton Sallee, Seth Williams, Maker on the Move, Chad Grosklags from Man Crafting, AJ Huff, and Keith Decent.


Episode 170 “Daddy Duty and Puzzles”

This week we talk about soloing as a Dad, cookie launchers, Wes’ galactic drinking fountain and Donovan’s ARG treasure hunt.

Top Patreon Supporters: Square Splinter, Clinton Sallee, Seth Williams, Maker on the Move, Chad Grosklags from Man Crafting, AJ Huff, and Keith Decent.


Episode 169 “Strategerizing!”

While Wes is exploring the Disney World wilderness, Josh, Donovan, and Shawn talk about what’s worked and what hasn’t worked with social media marketing.

Top Patreon Supporters: Square Splinter, Clinton Sallee, Seth Williams, Maker on the Move, Chad Grosklags from Man Crafting, AJ Huff, and Keith Decent.


Episode 168 “New Year, New Gear”

With 2020 finally here, it’s a good time to talk about plans for the year ahead including new gear, things we want to learn and new jobs?

Top Patreon Supporters: Square Splinter, Clinton Sallee, Seth Williams, Maker on the Move, Chad Grosklags from Man Crafting, AJ Huff, and Keith Decent.


Episode 167 “Rise of Skywalker Spoilercast”

Happy New Year, It’s 2020. Ignite your lightsabers because our first episode of the year is a comprehensive review of The Rise of Skywalker.

Top Patreon Supporters: Square Splinter, Clinton Sallee, Seth Williams, Maker on the Move, Chad Grosklags from Man Crafting, AJ Huff, and Keith Decent.


Episode 166 “Bounty Hunters and Babies”

Josh is out watching Episode 9, Shawn, Wes, and Donovan hold down the fort and talk about all things Star Wars. Minor Mandalorian Spoilers… You’ve been warned.

Top Patreon Supporters: Square Splinter, Clinton Sallee, Seth Williams, Maker on the Move, Chad Grosklags from Man Crafting, AJ Huff, and Keith Decent.


Episode 164 “Fighting the Coppa Cabana”

A packed episode talking about the YouTube Coppa debacle, Thanksgiving Rap Up, The Imagineering Story, Theme Parks, VR, oh and Josh hates the Louvre.

Top Patreon Supporters: Square Splinter, Clinton Sallee, Seth Williams, Maker on the Move, Chad Grosklags from Man Crafting, AJ Huff, and Keith Decent.


Episode 164 “The Super Ultra Deluxe Geek Out Episode”

Thanksgiving Dinners, VR, Disney, National Lampoon, Ninja Turtles and More! Join us in this great episode about everything Geek.

Top Patreon Supporters: Square Splinter, Clinton Sallee, Seth Williams, Maker on the Move, Chad Grosklags from Man Crafting, AJ Huff, and Keith Decent.


Episode 163 “When to Go All In”

When should you push in your chips and go all in? Donovan contemplates ditching his job to become a full-time maker, while Josh, Wes, and Shawn help his assess the risks and potential payoffs.

Top Patreon Supporters: Square Splinter, Clinton Sallee, Seth Williams, Maker on the Move, Chad Grosklags from Man Crafting, AJ Huff, and Keith Decent.


Episode 162 “Rebel Without a Clause”

Improvements in CGI have allowed for more realistic characters over the years, but should it be used to digitally resurrect the dead, we chime in.

Top Patreon Supporters: Square Splinter, Clinton Sallee, Seth Williams, Maker on the Move, Chad Grosklags from Man Crafting, AJ Huff, and Keith Decent.


Episode 161 “The End of Ownership”

Convenience and accessibility to resources and entertainment are nice, but it comes at a price. This week’s show focuses on how the digital age has affected, entertainment, attainment of knowledge, and other aspects of everyday life.

Top Patreon Supporters: Square Splinter, Clinton Sallee, Seth Williams, Maker on the Move, Chad Grosklags from Man Crafting, AJ Huff, and Keith Decent.


Ep. 200 – 161 // Ep. 160 – 121 // Ep. 120 – 81 // Ep. 80 – 41 //Ep. 40 -1

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