Welcome to the homepage of the Robin of Sherwood Podcast. What we do here is talk about the great 1980's tv series Robin of Sherwood one episode at a time. If you click on the title of an episode, you can stream the podcast in your browser. If you want to download it, you can right-click the audio player that opens automatically and choose 'save as'. We are also on iTunes and many podcast-apps for your smartphone.
Thank you for listening and may Herne protect you!
maandag 20 mei 2019
Only by being who we are, the Robin of Sherwood Podcast, we can prevail. This time we focuss on The Pretender, a rather confusing adventure that's full of history. Luckily cohost Steph knows a lot about the historical facts surrounding this episode. Also she has met The Pretender in person.
maandag 29 april 2019
On the day Robin of Sherwood celebrates its 35th birthday, we have a look at one of the strongest episodes of the third series: Adam Bell. Podcasters Gary and Sytse discuss the strategy of the outlaws, the use of sounds effects in the serie and ways for Much's grandfather so save money on door repairmen. And of course many other things about this interesting adventure.
zondag 24 maart 2019
King John shows up with a plan to undermine the support for Robin Hood and finally catch him. In the second half of the show Marion becomes his main focus point. In this podcast we discuss all things Betrayal, podcaster Steph makes a pretty good case for this episode that is not very popular amongst fans. So: lend her your ear and she will make you like it at least a little bit more...
maandag 21 januari 2019
The Robin of Sherwood Podcast is back! And so is Gulnar, the out of control wizard with a grudge against Robin Hood. Or is his secret affection for Marion that drives him? Anyway, he comes up with a very complicated plan to frame the outlaws that involves a lot of magic, plotholes and a stolen rowing boat. Luckily, brother Tuck takes a trip down memory lane to save the day.
maandag 17 december 2018
In this special bonus episode of the podcast, we are not going to talk about our hero, we are going to BE Robin Hood. Following the rules and the story of the game book The Kings Demon, we are out on an adventure battling against the mysterious sir Jean.
woensdag 24 oktober 2018
In this episode we meet whining Will, Gisburne's mother and yet another guy called Martin. More than enough stuff to talk about for our podcasters Steph and Sytse. At one point one of them is even so impressed by of Judi Trott that she knocks over her microphone. So go and find your half brother so you can listen to this podcast together.
maandag 8 oktober 2018
Robin Hood, the Sheriff of Nottingham and sir Guy of Gisburne are all sides of the same three sided coin. And so are Robin of Sherwood, the podcast and its hosts. In this episode podcasters Sytse and Gary talk about Nasir's past, the influence of samurai movies, the behavior of camels and one of the biggest mysteries in TV history: what's up with Sarak's voice?
dinsdag 25 september 2018
The podcast that was and the podcast that is to be... This time we talk about The Inheritance, in which Robin sneaks out on the merries to go on an adventure with a blonde feminist who strongly believes in defending an entire castle with just one extra guy.
zondag 26 augustus 2018
Robin Hood is back with a vengeance! Or so it seems. Has Robert of Huntingdon really accepted his fate as the new Hooded Man? And do the outlaws really accept him as their leader? And how does Marion cope with a new guy replacing her late husband? Luckily there's a sword to answer these intriguing questions. Gary Rhodes joins the podcast as a co-host to discuss this wonderful episode of Robin of Sherwood.
donderdag 16 augustus 2018
Will Robert of Huntingdon bring together the Merries and save Marion? What happened to the sheep Little John and Much left behind? And why did Gulnar try to bewitch Marion with an aubergine? We talk about this and more in our podcast about Herne's Son part 2!
donderdag 19 juli 2018
It's been a year since Robin Hood died. And several weeks since we've put out a podcast. But there's a new day dawning. Familiair faces and voices meet up with new one's, all coming together around Herne's Son.
maandag 7 mei 2018
In this special edition of the Robin of Sherwood Podcast we have an interview with Phil Rose, the actor we all know and love as friar Tuck. We talk about his memories of making the show, his view on Tuck as a character and lots more. It was an absolute pleasure to have a main cast member as a guest and we hope all the fans out there will enjoy it.
donderdag 22 februari 2018
What is the greatest podcast, always near to you, sometimes on your shoulder? Sytse and Andy discuss the last episode of the second series and the last one starring Michael Praed as Robin, a story packed with great action scenes and heartbreaking moments. Have a listen if you're ready to face your greatest enemy.
zaterdag 3 februari 2018
The podcasters pick apart The Enchantment, the second to last episode of the Michael Praed era. What's the background of Ralph? What are the future career opportunities for Baron de Belleme? And why is there no final battle between Herne and the baron? You'll hear that and more in this enchanting episode of the Robin of Sherwood Podcast!
zaterdag 13 januari 2018
In this special bonus episode of the Robin of Sherwood Podcast we have a look (or better said: a listen) at the enhanced audiobooks that came out in 2017. How do we like them and what do they add to the catalogue? En which of the five stories is the best according to the podcasters?
woensdag 13 december 2017
Sjalom! In this episode the podcasters talk about The Children of Israel, one of the strongest story of the second season. But what makes it so great? What is the theme of this one? And why does the village of Calverton look so familiar? Also we have a special surprise at the end of this podcast.
vrijdag 17 november 2017
In this episode Andy and Sytse talk about their favourite character, the iconic image of Herne the Hunter, the popularity of Robin of Sherwood in Sri Lanka, how to pronounce the word Brabacons, the most challenging shot master-archer Robin has ever made and many more things related to Lord of the Trees.
maandag 30 oktober 2017
woensdag 11 oktober 2017
A Robin Hood story without the sheriff, sir Guy and Nottingham, does that even work? The brilliant adventure The Swords of Wayland proves it sure does! Robin even comes face to face with the devil himself. In part two we discuss why this is such a great and popular double episode.
vrijdag 15 september 2017
Podcasters Sytse and Andy are back for the second season! And so are Robin, Marion, Much, Scarlet, John, Tuck and Nasir (Martin not so much). This time about The Swords Of Wayland, exploring the darkness of the story, Herne's input, the style of the new director and who would be the perfect Tinder-match for Morgwyn of Ravenscar.
woensdag 26 juli 2017
For the finale of the first season king Richard shows up in Sherwood. Why is Robin so keen on following his lead? How does this last episode of the season mirror the first one? And did Herne make the location of Rhiannon's wheel impossible to find? Podcasters Sytse and Andy discuss it all.
vrijdag 7 juli 2017
This time the podcasters dive into the story of Alan a Dale. Why do the outlaws decide to help him? How is this episode connected to the next one? What do Stormtroopers have to do with anything? And ehm... how bad are those bees eh? Have a listen and find out!
maandag 19 juni 2017
In this episode we dive into the very popular episode Seven Poor Knights from Acre, in which Robin and his men have an encounter with the templar knights. Why did the sheriff take their crest to bed? What makes Robin's fight with templar Heinrich so intense? And what does director Ian Sharp do to tell this great story in the best possible way?
vrijdag 2 juni 2017
Should Marion be a fighting member of the outlaws? Did the sheriff come up with a good plan to capture the merries this time? And how many stars ehm... arrows will the podcasters award to The Wich of Elsdon? You'll find out in this third episode of the Robin of Sherwood Podcast!
vrijdag 26 mei 2017
In the first part we've talked about how Robin of Loxley became Robin Hood. Now we discuss how he takes on the evil Baron de Belleme in Robin Hood & The Sorcerer part 2.
We dive into the adventure that gets it all started: Robin Hood & The Sorcerer part 1. Grab your bow and arrow and magical sword and come along for the ride!