Show #17 will cover Alfred Bester's SF classic, The Demolished Man, a novel that was also the first winner of the Hugo Award for Best SF Novel in 1953. Plan on being able to listen to that show the week of August 7th. Link: Hugo Awards (Worldcon)
The Kick-Ass Mystic Ninjas podcast has been nominated for a Parsec Award in the "Best Fan Podcast" category!
Due to difficulties in locating "Ill Met in Lankhmar" for some Ninjas, we're flip-flopping books. So the updated schedule of the next few new shows will be: KAMN #16: Space: Above and Beyond (DVD) KAMN #17: The Demolished Man by Alfred Bester (first Hugo winner) KAMN #18: Clash of the Titans (DVD) KAMN #19: Ill [...]
Summer, Joe and David reach into the wayback machine and grab an old one off the shelves: More Than Human by Theodore Sturgeon. A winner of the International Fantasy Award, this story is broken down into three novellas from different perspectives of the creation, growth and maturation of a different kind of human.
Okay, I really was planning on making it to Dragon*Con this year, but after finding out that all the con hotels are sold out, the only way I make it there is to find out if there are any ladies out there attending and in need of another roommate to split the bill.