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The Goddard Group Planned A 1989 Phantom Stage Show?

It’s hard to believe that back in 1989 we almost received a stage show at Universal Studios Hollywood that would have featured the Phantom of the Opera as well as the other Universal Monsters. Thankfully the Goddard Group was kind enough to share their original concept art for their pitch and we can sort of piece together what the stage show would have delivered!

Retroist Hunt the Wumpus Podcast

On today’s show I talk the groundbreaking early computer game, Hunt the Wumpus. I begin the show talking about how accessible the game was to a young me and how it was the highlight of my early time in my High School Computer Club. After that I move onto the game itself.

The Tragic Death of Jon-Eric Hexum

Jon-Eric Hexum was an actor/model who had an all too short career that came to an abrupt end due to an accidental death. He had the talents and the looks, but like most tragedies, we are all just left with a big “What if.”

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Thank You Stan Lee For Making The World More Marvelous!

My husband, who is now visually disabled, has a wonderful story about his very first Stan Lee comic book. I thought it was a perfect tribute to say thank you Stan Lee for making the World more marvelous. That fabulous chibi Stan Lee Cake by the way was made by […]

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Rest In Peace: Stan Lee (1922 – 2018)

The comic book world truly lost an iconic figure with the passing of Stan Lee earlier today, friends. I briefly share some of his work and more importantly the lasting legacy that he and his co-creators have left the World.

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Retro Records: Passage To Moauv (1975)

Welcome back to a new offering from Retro Records, friends. A little over a month has passed since we last had an opportunity to share a worthy record with you all, so I thought something special was in order. Which I believe 1975’s Passage to Moauv fills that order quite […]

Did You Ever Hang Out At “The Treehouse”?

My elementary school years (especially third through sixth grades) bring back a plethora of great memories – Book It, Creative Writing Club, chorus, and Computer Science class. It was the Computer Science class that got me interested in the computer early on, and it was while writing my most recent […]

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Test The Mettle Of Your Sanity With Call Of Cthulhu!

Are you curious as to how Cyanide’s Call of Cthulhu measures up? Take a moment and check out my review of the game – I’ll let you know what I was blown away with and what I didn’t care for. Ph’nglui mglw’nafh Cthulhu R’lyeh wgah’nagl fhtagn!