In case you didn't know there was a fabulous Continuum 8: Craftonomicon
last weekend. I travelled light so my ability to blog was sharply limited, and I didn't do a weekly wrap as a result.
I did however manage a brief report on the Saturday
, and released the 2012 Chronos Award winners
after the awards ceremony (although this post was actually written a week before the con - scheduling is cool).
I presented a couple of the Chronos Awards at the Awards Ceremony, and that was a lot of fun. Congratulations again to all the winners, including the Norma K. Hemming Award winners, the Ditmar winners, and the various lifetime achievement award winners. A special congratulations goes to ratfan
for her honourable mention for Nightsiders
in the Norma K. Hemming Award.
So, what else have I been up to over the last two weeks? Well among other things I got a little annoyed at the elephant in the e-book room
In terms of anime I started watching Bodacious Space Pirates
on CrunchyRoll. My initially favourable comments at 7 episodes are still holding strong at 22 episodes, but I am worried about whether the ending will hold up
. To use one of my favourite lines snaffled from rdmasters
, Bodacious Space Pirates
is still much
better than it has any right to be.
I also watched, and was distinctly unimpressed by, the three episode OAV Le Portrait de Petite Cossette.
If you've been looking for proof that there's anime that I won't enjoy, here it is
I picked up some Oh My Goddess!
volumes at the Convention so those reviews will be resuming soon. I've read (and enjoyed) volumes 20 & 21, but dalekboy
has the rest for the moment.