Just Talking with Justin Korthof

Justin Korthof is my guest this week. Of course we spend plenty of time talking about Superman, the super hero film genre, and a whole host of other super hero-related topics, but we also spend some time talking about Orcs. Specifically, Orcs Must Die! Unchained and his, experience with the open beta currently underway. There’s also some talk about eating your art, and turning gluten free pancakes into a Tumblr phenomenon. Enjoy!

Follow Justin on Twitter @SixOkay, see pancake art at griddlemethis.tumblr.com, check out his podcast Nerds Who Wait at nerdswhowait.sixokay.com, and learn all about Orcs Must Die! Unchained at orcsmustdie.com.

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I’m Sharing This So You Will Read It

I find myself slowly investing more time and thought into comics. Both the medium and the resulting cinematic universes. With that vague, and rushed introduction, I invite you to read this blog post from Justin Korthof about the DC Cinematic Universe. Of all the people I know who think about this stuff, Justin thinks about it most – and most intelligently. If you have any interest in what ‘Batman vs. Superman’ may be, or may become, you should read this post.

I don’t think that last summer’s “Man of Steel” is about Superman at all. – sixokay.com

Also, I saw a Macleren on my drive back from Stanford last night. The whip envy was quite strong.

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