This Week in Geek (04-10/08/08)

Buys

Some new classic Doctor Who stories on DVD failed to arrive in time, so I guess I got nothing to say.

"Accomplishments"

Wow. Nothing flipped, finished or gamed this week. A combination of a rather difficult improv show (we improvised an entire Molière play) and my finishing a Doctor Who CCG expansion, leaving little time to complete anything else.

New Unauthorized Doctor Who CCG cards: 16 new cards, most from the Torchwood episode End of Days, finishing up the Playing Dice expansion and even starting the 4 Series Segment (one card per episode of the latest Doctor Who season). Plus: tweaks to the rules, corrections, rarities, a javascript-enabled virtual booster pack, and the booster pack art for the Segment. That's a lot of crap.GTA4 completion: 84.50%. Addiction Level: One Foot in the Hole.

Someone Else's Post of the Week
Bully reminds us why John Byrne used to be a hot artist by looking at his beautiful 2-page spreads for Uncanny X-Men. It was a good idea since gone bad, but Byrne did some amazing work with it there for a while.

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