Category Archives: Nerd Alert

In the Valley of the Jedi

Much like Kyle Katarn, my connection to Star Wars was severed rather completely for a long while. Unlike Katarn, it was not due to fighting low-rent Full Motion Video villains or even a traumatic tale of prequel woe. Really, my … Continue reading

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I Miss Your Scent, Part II

Sometimes TV shows end. Sometimes, that’s a good thing. But on even some of the worst shows, the ones you wished the network had taken out to the Pine Barrens and put a bullet in, will have characters you just … Continue reading

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A Memory of Unicron

It is my birthday week, and it’s become tradition for me to post something Orson Welles related. I’m endlessly fascinated with the man as he was bold, smart and willing to fail. His greatest successes came early and he spent … Continue reading

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Liner Notes: The Last Son of Ahriman

Between this blog and my feature over at Fanboy, I think I’ve come out as an avid roleplaying gamer at least half a dozen times. For some reason, it still feels like this weird, shameful secret. Probably because it sort … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Assassin’s Creed: Unity

So, after the big console buy-in, various other games, controversy and a completely different Assassin’s Creed game, I’m finally (nearly done) with Assassin’s Creed: Unity and … it’s kind of a disappointment. That’s not to say the game is an … Continue reading

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Yay for Comics! 2014 Edition

So, a million years ago, Paul Pope drew an illustration of his THB protagonist, HR Watson, jumping for joy and exclaiming “Yay for Comics!” It is a reminder that the medium is filled with excitement. Yet, it can be difficult … Continue reading

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Yay for Comics! December 2014 Edition

So, a million years ago, Paul Pope drew an illustration of his THB protagonist, HR Watson, jumping for joy and exclaiming “Yay for Comics!” It is a reminder that the medium is filled with excitement. Yet, it can be difficult … Continue reading

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