Books, Music & Merch

Savile Slips Behind the Throne

PlayItGrand October 2, 2010 2 Comments »

I was intending to start my series of Stargate novel reviews from the beginning, with the first book published. The most recent novel to come into my grasp has made me change my mind, and not necessarily for good reasons. Author Steven Savile ... Read More »

GenCon 2010…there’s no place like home

TiaraLa August 9, 2010 3 Comments »

The service workers of Indianapolis absolutely love GenCon, “The Best Four Days in Gaming”, and they’ll tell you so every chance they get. (Well, everyone but the hotel staff that has to clean up the mess.) Our cab driver was ... Read More »

Kaled One, Purl Two: The Doctor Who Pattern Book

WhiteRabite July 31, 2010 No Comments »

Behind every fanboy or girl are their parents. This is just biological fact.  However, periodically, behind a great fanboy or girl is a fanparent. Sometimes the fanparent is themselves is a fan: decorating the nursery in Federation red, screaming “It’s ... Read More »

Stargate Magazine Ends

PlayItGrand July 16, 2010 2 Comments »

Since Issue #1 I have collected and enjoyed the Official Stargate Magazine by Titan Magazines. It started by servicing SG-1 fans, then it added Atlantis and then Universe. Now, having reached 36 issues, the Magazine is closing down. You may ... Read More »

Toys Held Hostage

PlayItGrand June 17, 2010 2 Comments »

Diamond Select Toys has captured Ba’al, but they are holding General Hammond captive! Seriously! Back in March of this year, Gateworld.net reported that Diamond Select toys was having dificulty finding proper retail support. “There is a chance you have seen ... Read More »