New ‘Runaways’ Novel Is Entertaining Mayhem (and Hormones)

New ‘Runaways’ Novel Is Entertaining Mayhem (and Hormones)

Christopher Golden’s new ‘Runaways’ novel is a fun take on the characters and is refreshing in that it’s a great “jumping on” point for new fans without rehashing an origin story. Whether you’re a fan of the original comics, the current run, or the Hulu show—or if you’re not familiar with the characters at all—the book is exactly your speed. Read More

A Creative Power Hour With Jonathan Coulton and the JoCo Superfriends (Part 1)

A Creative Power Hour With Jonathan Coulton and the JoCo Superfriends (Part 1)

Before their “Telling Stories” panel at this year’s NYCC, where they discussed their strategies for storytelling, creating characters, and getting from good idea to finished thing, I had the distinct pleasure of sitting down and having an amazing conversation with Jonathan Coulton, Paul & Storm, Patrick Rothfuss, Jean Grae, and Travis McElroy. Read More

GBBP 151: John C. McGinley

GBBP 151: John C. McGinley

On this episode, we talk to John C. McGinley about his introduction to “comic-con culture,” the creative freedom that being a producer on Stan provides, whether breaking into the industry with films such as ‘Platoon’ and ‘Wall Street’ set up unrealistic expectations, how much he has become an amalgamation of his many characters, and his work with the Global Down Syndrome Foundation. Read More