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Month: December 2008

Everybody run! “Contagious” is loose!

That’s right! Today’s the day! Scott Sigler’s latest novel, “Contagious,” is now out in stores and available for your ravenous consumption. It is the sequel to his amazing horror novel “Infected”. I know I’ll be picking this up today, and…


[Amanda]: mandaray

Amanda wrote: Today I learned that labels can be very dangerous. I’m not talking about the kind of label you find on a soup can, obviously, but the labels people put on things like relationships, or other people. They can…


Want more Justin?

Hey folks, Justin here. This week the great folks over at the Doomcast asked me to come on their show to talk about the Fable and Saints Row video games, as well as wax on and on about other current…


[Justin]: Catching up

Yikes, I can’t believe I let things go so long! Mea culpa… Well, getting the old writing career going has had its ups and downs. On the downside, I sent my novel “Harbinger” to a small press publisher, but he…


Episode 61 – In The Thick Of Things

This week the Dead Robots talk discuss the most important, and the hardest, part of any story – the middle. It’s where most of your drama and tension develops, where your characters are made and broken, but it’s also where…