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American Gods “Git Gone” Review: I Needed Craft Supplies…

Warning: The following review contains spoilers from episode four of Starz’ adaptation of Neil Gaiman’s American Gods. Here we encounter our first true deviation from the original American Gods novel and yet, with not one line written by author Neil Gaiman, he says it’s his favorite episode.  The viewer gets to delve into Laura Moon‘s back story, with a compelling performance by Emily Browning, but is it the Laura we are looking for? The opening scene shows an... Read More

American Gods “The Bone Orchard” Review: The Brave New World

Warning: The following review contains spoilers from the series premiere of American Gods. Oh, dear nerdy readers, I hope you’re as much a fan of Neil Gaiman as I am, because we’re about to delve into the realm of perhaps his greatest literary accomplishment. The book-to-television adaptation of American Gods has finally arrived on Starz, and you better be damn well thrilled about that! The opening credits alone are rife with iconography, both historical and modern,... Read More

The Upcoming Golden Age of Neil Gaiman Multi-Media: Norse Myth and More

Back in June, Neil Gaiman announced his newest upcoming project: Norse Mythology. Set to arrive in February 2017, the “novelistic arc” will cover the beginning of the Norse mythos all the way through Ragnarok (the Norse “end of days” for those of you not familiar with the lore).  Get ready for a new classic, readers! Gaiman’s body of work has referenced Norse myth throughout his entire career. In his own words, it’s “ran like a vein of silver through Sandman, they were... Read More