I’ll be appearing at the Wizard World Chicago Comic Con Thursday-Sunday this week, taking place at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL! You will find me at booth F13 in Artist’s Alley. Here are the show hours: Thursday, August 21, 2014 – 3pm – 8pm Friday, August 22, 2014 – 12 noon […]
You can now download A Wizard of Earthsea, the classic written by Ursula K. Le Guin, for only 4.80$ here.Here's the blurb:Originally published in 1968, Ursula K. Le Guin’s A Wizard of Earthsea marks the first of the six now beloved Earthsea titles. Show More Summary
Following a summer of blockbuster signings and game-changing trades, the Cleveland Cavaliers—three superstars in tow and a basketball wizard at the wheel—look better on paper than a briefcase full of Woodrow Wilsons. Heading into the...Show More Summary
Tonight on TV there's the last of the summer's bad girls, an investigation of Uncle Tom's Cabin in the historical real world, Jon Hamm introducing Daniel Radcliffe to manhood, and some low-level wizards. Read more...
By Patricia Reaney NEW YORK (Reuters) - British actor Rupert Grint, best known as wizard Ron Weasley in the "Harry Potter" film franchise, makes his Broadway debut as a young, wunderkind director alongside a stellar ensemble cast in the show business comedy, "It's Only a Play." The play, which begins previews on Aug. Show More Summary
New content featuring Celestina Warbeck is being featured on Pottermore.com. News by Riki Cleveland It seems that J.K. Rowling just isn’t ready to stop writing about the wonderful wizarding world of Harry Potter. In her latest addition...Show More Summary
Finally, all of our days spent chanting "Accio more Harry Potter-related stories" has come true in the form of a singing sorceress named Celestina Warbeck. J.K. Rowling just introduced the newest character to the wizarding world, and we got the scoop on what you need to know about Celestina. Show More Summary
The kids who grew up reading the Harry Potter books are voting in U.S. elections. (Feel old, yet?) And now a new study says the adventures of the young wizard might have cast an enduring spell on its fans, subtly shaping their values and political views: The Millennial Generation is actually the Muggle Generation. Read more...
A few days ago, journalists began receiving emails from Charles Murray, who claimed he was an Imperial Wizard for a local branch of the KKK. The email itself was a fundraising pitch for Officer Darren Wilson, the man who shot and killed Michael Brown.
The Harry Potter book series may have ended, but author J.K. Rowling is continually releasing new tidbits and stories on Pottermore.com -- which is an awesome site, so go sign up if you aren't already. The sorting and the wand selection alone are amazing. Show More Summary
Syfy's the latest network to add a magic show to its lineup, with the Aug. 19 premiere of "Wizard Wars," a competition hosted by the ubiquitous Penn and Teller.The duo challenges magicians to come up with tricks using "things you'd never expect," says judge Penn Jillette in a promo for the show. Show More Summary
Twenty years ago I would have taken a week off for the release of a new set of Dungeons & Dragons rule books. Perhaps that's one of the reasons Wizards of the Coast is releasing the three core 5th Edition rule books over the course of three months, starting with today's Player's Handbook. Read more...
Baby Name Wizard is all over this one. And this all makes me wonder: is there a psychology researcher somewhere with a dog named Stroopy? Probably so. P.S. I just made the mistake of googling “Stroopy.” Don’t do it. I was referring to this. The post Stroopy names appeared first on Statistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science.
Wizard Wars is a reality show competition that puts magicians against each other to create tricks and illusions from everyday objects. They then have their performance judged by magic professionals like Penn and Teller. The show premieres tonight at 10:00PM on Syfy, and to promote it the show's creator Richard Lax and in-house wizard Justin Flom perform 13 tricks in two minutes.
No sooner had activists revealed a KKK email aiming to raise money for Darren Wilson than the racist organization itself denounced the sender: "The Klan is not out soliciting money."
Vampires, Spider-Man and horny Mexican teenagers, oh my! It’s not quite a The Wizard of Oz chant, but it’s the week in home entertainment! We’ve got Andrew Garfield slinging webs in The Amazing Spider Man 2, Tom Hiddleston and Tilda Swinton as vampires in Only Lovers Left Alive (above), and a Criterion release of a […]
DRUNK HISTORY!! BAD GIRLS & PERCEPTION Finales!! New TALENT, TYRANT, NATHAN, CARTER, GEAR, LITTLE, LIARS, MATADOR & PAINS!! WIZARD WARS Premiere!! Hit Girl On KIMMEL & CHELSEA!! Herc’s Tuesday TV Talkback!! Read the full article on AICN Returning...Show More Summary
Want to see what went on behind the scenes of your new favorite magic competition show? Sure, technically Wizard Wars is probably the only reality show about magicians out there, but that doesn't mean it still can't be your fave, and it's still fun to see television, um, magic in action. Here's a look at how Syfy's latest show came together.
Another Listia win becomes one of my lower numbered Wizard cards. At this point, I'd probably make a better player collector than a team collector. It's much easier to rationalize a single card pickup here and there, but I've always had a hard time with buying singles because the thrill factor isn't really there for me. Show More Summary
Syfy's new magic show doesn’t exactly reveal how the sausage is made, but it reminds us there’s a lot more to the craft of illusion than simply making a rabbit disappear.