Pete Etchells

Book Shambles

This week one of our Shambles bloggers, Pete Etchells, joins Robin and guest co-host Bec Hill, to talk about his brand new book Lost in a Good Game. They chat about the book, video games, Douglas Adams, the Stanford Prison Experiment and much more. Pete’s book is out now and you can read his blog at

Support the podcast at to get extended editions of each and every episode. 




Apple Podcasts   *   RSS   *   SoundCloud   *   Spotify

Reading List

Books recommended this week:

Absolute Pandemonium by Brian Blessed

Lost in a Good Game by Pete Etchells

Seduction of the Innocent by Fredric Wertham

The Vault of Horror by Al Feldstein

Picnic Comma Lightning by Laurence Scott

Patience by Daniel Clowes

I Have No Mouth and I Must Scream by Harlan Ellison 

Man Disconnected by Nikita D. Coulombe and Philip Zimbardo

The Cosmic Shambles Network is only able to produce all the content we do, and put on our annual live charity shows, due to the generous pledges of our Patreon supporters. There's lots of great rewards available for supporters. Subscribe below.