Earth Station One Episode 37 – Live from Wizard World Atlanta, its ESO number 37

Episode 37: Live from Wizard World Atlanta, its ESO number 37

This past week we went to Wizard World Atlanta and met up a few friends and had a great time at the show. In this episode we will be hearing reports and reactions from around the show. Also in this episode we will be talking to artist Stephanie Gladden about her newest Jingle Belle project. Then later in the show Mike and Mike will be doing a mini review of the first season of ‘The Walking Dead”.

Join us for another fun filled podcast that we like to call Episode 37: Live from Wizard World Atlanta, it’s ESO number 37

Table of Contents
0:00:00 Intro / Welcome
0:01:53 Wizard Word Atlanta
0:57:15 Interview with Illustrator Stephanie Gladden
1:24:00 The Walking Dead Series 1 wrap up
1:42:48 Show Close

Links
Peter Cutler - http://peterlc.deviantart.com/
Van Jensen – http://www.pinocchiovampireslayer.com/
Nick Mizgala – http://thinkweasel.com/
Kyle Puttkammer & Allen Belk – http://www.galacticquest.com/
Bobby Nash – http://bobby-nash-news.blogspot.com/
Stephanie Gladden – http://www.stephaniegladden.com/

Special for all listeners of the ESO Podcast if you go into any of the three Atlanta locations of Titan Games & Comics and give them the discount could ZANZIBAR you will get an additional 20% off your order. The offer is good till 12/31/2010

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Peter Jackson tinkers with Tolkien to hand Cate Blanchett Hobbit role

Galadriel in the Hobbit? Well OK!!

Cate Blanchett had better start brushing up on her Elvish. The Australian actress has signed on to the cast of director Peter Jackson’s adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien’s fantasy epic The Hobbit, reprising the role of the ethereal elf Galadriel that she played in Jackson’s Lord of the Rings trilogy. The announcement of Blanchett’s casting comes as something of a surprise, since the character of Galadriel doesn’t actually appear in Tolkien’s novel. Then again, there are virtually no female characters in the book whatsoever, so Jackson is clearly looking to balance out the two-part film somewhat in terms of gender. Thoughts?

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Is Walter Evil or not?

It’s easy to slap the term evil on someone who wants to destroy your universe. However, the question on Fox’s Fringe of whether or not Walternate and the people from his universe are evil seems to pop up a lot these days. Considering tonight’s episode of Fringe is the last original for 2010, we’ll likely be pondering that subject for weeks … six weeks to be exact, as we wait for the series make its premiere on Fridays beginning Jan. 21.

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Owly to be published in color by Simon & Schuster

Owly coming to you in color

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