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Alas, Poor Yorick…

Last week brought us Christian Cardona’s excellent fan film based on the opening chapter of the comic book Y: The Last Man. Y: The Last Man was a 60 issue comic by Brian K. [...]

July 30, 2012 // 1 Comment

‘Tis the Season

It is Christmas, Hanukkah, Mithras, Festivus, and Solstice Week…and that means it’s time for the 2011 Bad Day Studio Holiday Card. This one’s a 5500 word [...]

December 21, 2011 // 0 Comments

Adventures in Audio: Guided by Voices

Has this ever happened to you? An armored figure gazes out the viewport as an induced wormhole blossoms open, disgorging a swarm of war-mecha towards his fortress habitat. [...]

April 4, 2011 // 3 Comments

‘Tis the Season for Free Holiday Fiction

It’s Christmas Week, and that means it’s time for the 2010 Bad Day Studio Holiday Card. It’s a little tale of bad behavior, a strange visitation, and what [...]

December 22, 2010 // 0 Comments

What Price Super-Heroics?

Last week John asked my opinion on the recent highly-publicized Superman/Batman comic book auctions. Comic fans are a chatty lot, and there has already been quite a bit of [...]

March 1, 2010 // 5 Comments

Boskone Report

Ah, Boskone. I’ve got a weird kindred relationship with this con. I’ve been going on-and-off since my late teens, and a good number of books still on my shelves [...]

February 16, 2010 // 3 Comments

REVIEW: Al Williamson’s Flash Gordon

REVIEW SUMMARY: A mainlined dose of beautifully rendered classic SF. MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: An omnibus of Al Williamson’s spectacular work on Flash Gordon strips [...]

January 25, 2010 // 3 Comments

‘Tis the Season

It is with great joy and merriment that I unleash the 2009 Bad Day Studio Holiday Card on an unsuspecting world. It’s a little ditty about the apocalypse and astronomy [...]

December 14, 2009 // 1 Comment

7 Reasons to Attend Worldcon

We’re a week out from Anticipation, the 67th World Science Fiction Convention, in my beloved Montreal. Worldcons are fickle beasts, for the sole reason that there is [...]

July 29, 2009 // 12 Comments

Farewell to a Species

Sad news this week as we learned that the last Munchkin has died. They will be remembered as a proud people who weathered oppression and scandal. They were diverse. They were [...]

May 13, 2009 // 1 Comment


Hey. I’m Jeff Patterson, from the slowly-reawakening blog Gravity Lens. John has graciously invited me to post over here, and I’d like to take the opportunity to [...]

October 27, 2008 // 6 Comments

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