In the wake of the whole COVID-19 pandemic, Big Finish–most famous for their original and licensed Doctor Who audios–began to release a variety of projects for free on a weekly basis. Some of these were related to Doctor Who but many others were based on different licensed properties or even completely original series. tried to snatch up a bunch of the stuff when it was available, and have just recently gotten around to checking a bunch of it out.
Big Finish has been pretty generous with all this free product, but each one also serves as a sampler to tempt me to buy other material. Do they work?
Continue reading Sherlock Holmes, Blake’s 7, Jeremiah Bourne, Cicero–a Big Finish sampler
And the countdown to my favorite fictional hero continues. In today’s post, we have 10 characters who are all male. Oh dear. Amongst them, are four Americans, three Englishmen, two aliens and one Frenchman!
Read previous posts here:
• Part 1 (102-91) and rationale for the lists
• Part 2 (90-81)
• Part 3 (80-71)
• Part 4 (70-61)
• Part 5 (60-51)
• Park 6 (50-41)
Continue reading Favorite Fictional Heroes Countdown–Part 7 (#40-31)
Every week in 2018, the plan is that my friend Rod is going to ask me some geeky question that will answer in a post. This week is Week #8, and the question is a simple one…
What are the ten most atrocious, terrible adaptations to TV or film of either a storyline or character from comic books, novels, or other forms of media?
Continue reading Weekly Geeky Question #8: Bad Adaptations