Author Archives: Pop-Culture Spectrum

100 Ghosts is a lot of Ghosts, The Perfect Amount

Here is a Twitter conversation I had with Doogie Horner in response to a questions I had about his forthcoming book 100 GHOSTS and working on the review: Doogie Horner: “Writing about ghosts is like dancing about architecture.” –the ghost … Continue reading

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Ba Dum, Chimk, Tzzt… Feel the Beat, of Beat Buddy

This first time I tried out BEATBUDDY was a long time ago, or least a year. They had a pre-alpha demo on STEAM that was designed to literally just get you excited and it did. It looked really cool right … Continue reading

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Kickstarter Reviews: Cats & Cabs, Family Matters and Dungeons & Dragons

Kickstarter has been very hit or miss for me. It’s a combination of that and financial issues that have kept me away from actually pledging to anything. Most (but not all) of the projects I’ve pledged have been very satisfactory. … Continue reading

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The Gentleman, Hustler, Rounder, and Moneymaker: Influencing Pop Culture and Poker

How has  poker influenced the pop culture as a whole? With the heavy influence of mass media, popular culture or pop culture has affected our everyday lives. These are ideas, images, perspectives, and phenomena that embody society. From gentlemen to … Continue reading

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On Lee Daniel’s The Butler after screening…

I had the opportunity to go to an early Sag Awards/Weinstein Company sponsored screening of Lee Daniel’s The Butler earlier this week. As the film doesn’t open for a few weeks and I rarely put movie reviews here I didn’t … Continue reading

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THE FIFTH BEATLE shall rocks your socks…and more!

At Book Expo America 2013 I had the privilege and pleasure to sit with Entertainment producer and the writer of the upcoming (November 19th 2013), THE FIFTH BEATLE, Vivek Tiwary. Since then I have expectantly watched the news and excitement … Continue reading

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A Second Helping of PURE EVIL

It’s no secret that I am a Canadaphile, it’s been a major part of who I am going back to childhood. We’re not just talking shows most people know or like, I’ve gotten into the shows we never got here … Continue reading

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BEA 13 Haul & Photos: Adult Fiction

It’s been a crazy time here in the home of Pop-Culture Spectrum.  My life just sucked up by things like THE LAST OF US, but also by just Life in general.  I’ve had a lot of personal things to deal … Continue reading

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ARRR!: A look at Scurvy Scallywags

Trying to explain what it is that I like about SCURVY SCALLYWAGS is not as easy as actually explaining the game itself. On the surface it’s a really complicated match 3 game with RPG elements and item collecting and what … Continue reading

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Super Pop! Summer Blog Tour: Dan Harmon Interview Highlights & How Not To Be Married

(The following is part of the Super Pop! Super Summer Blog Tour and a review copy was provided by the publisher) One of the best times I had at Book Expo America was sitting with artistic editor at Zest books, … Continue reading

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