Discworld Read-Along#27: The Last Hero

Continuing my read-through of the late Sir Terry Pratchett’s delightful Discworld series, one book at a time. Today’s entry is the 27th book, the illustrated The Last Hero.

Gabbing Geek Box Office Report: No, Watson Is Not Back Yet

Hey, another weekend passed, and our usual box office guy, Watson, is still on special assignment covering the civil war in Ukraine.  He said there was geek value to it, … Read More

Slightly Misplaced Comic Book Heroes Case Files #43: Hauptmann Deutschland

The late Marvel Comics writer Mark Gruenwald had a rare talent:  an encyclopedic knowledge of old comics.  Gruenwald was apparently the only man who could beat Mark Waid in a … Read More

Tom Recommends: Harry Potter (The Books)

I’ve been a little hard lately on some prominent YA franchises.  I gave the last Hunger Games movie a so-so review, and really haven’t had a kind word to say … Read More

Geek Review: The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part Two

The third Hunger Games movie seemed a wee bit…uneventful.  That’s what happens when moviemakers take a book that wasn’t any longer than the previous two and splits it into two movies. … Read More

Gabbing Geek Box Office Report: May The Receipts Be Ever In Your Favor

Hey, did you guys ever notice that the box office report come with a photo of a guy working in a literal office made of cardboard boxes?  Isn’t that cool? … Read More