Monthly Archives: February 2010

Spot On the Losers

Thanks to Andy Diggle, both for writing the Losers and alerting me—through his Twitter feed—that there be another TV spot. It’s short, but it has some new footage, mostly from when Max gets the Losers pissed off. I think we … Continue reading

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Superman Begins?

I can’t say I was a huge fan of Superman Returns, Bryan Singer‘s much heralded helming of the attempted resuscitation of the Superman franchise. It wasn’t terrible, but it lacked something, both emotionally and intellectually. I can’t say any of … Continue reading

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The Sarantine Mosaic

Just in case you’re interested, I’ve tried to unload my thoughts regarding my top ten books from the interview in On Spec. In that post, I mention the Sarantine Mosaic is my favourite Guy Gavriel Kay work—and of the two, … Continue reading

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Reason # 5 to buy the current issue of On Spec

I for one welcome our new On Spec overlords. I’d like to remind them that as a “trusted”1 internet personality, I can be helpful in rounding up others to enjoy On Spec‘s copious speculative fiction goodness. 1. This blog cannot … Continue reading

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Loser TV

There’s a new 30 second TV spot for the Losers available on Youtube. I don’t have much to say. There’s nothing really new presented here, a couple of scenes and such, but nothing ground-breaking. The wife has agreed that if … Continue reading

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For Simple Awesome

I think I like the title “Mercenary Hack of the Fantasy World.” Screw that, I love the title. For those of you just joining us, I’m the featured author in the current issue of On Spec. It’s also got my … Continue reading

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Shane Black is Getting Savage

I can’t say that I’m huge into pulp, but I do enjoy it and am always ready to check it out in a movie or on TV. Heck, I even enjoyed the Phantom, so, y’know, I might be suspect. I … Continue reading

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