This is the end. Of the book. Not that Jim Morrison bullshit. No, this is the end of The Kingkiller Chronicle! In this episode we talk about who’s a secret Amyr, and why we still don’t like Denna…but we at least understand her better. Next week we’ll be reading The Slow Regard of Silent things … [Read more…]
In this episode Kvothe is tried for witchcraft. Kvothe also makes an item that can protect traveler from bandit’s arrows. And eventually, we make plans to (finally) leave Hogwarts. Next time we will talk about chapters 53-60. Predictions: Kvothe’s name is hidden in that box in his room. The trip to see the “King of … [Read more…]
I don’t know about you, but I have imaginary conversations with fictional people all the time. I’ve had more than a few heart-to-hearts with our leading gentleman, Kvothe, addressing the many ways in which he is rather stupid. I do this because I love him, and sometimes love needs to be tough. In this cartoon, … [Read more…]
In this episode the Scooby gang gets drunk. Too drunk to cross a bridge. And they tell stories. Also, we meet another half-cracked student. And Denna bails! Predictions: Something is going to happen…soon… Next week we will cover chapters 44-52.
Auri, Elodin, and Kvothe have the most awkward dinner ever. Kvothe get’s unbanned from the archives. Kvothe attends Elodin’s class, but he just doesn’t get it. Elodin gives some pretty “on the nose” demonstrations, but Kvothe can’t see it. Kvothe finds Denna in town. And later Denna finds Kvothe and the boys at the Eolian. … [Read more…]
In this episode we earn our explicit tag. Kvothe creates a spectacle at the Eolian. Manet shows them young pups how it’s done. And we spend a great deal of time discussing the value of Renaissance era Lutes. The Denna content in this section is mostly inoffensive and only mildly boring. Also, Twitter is … [Read more…]
In this episode we talk about The Name of the Wind as a whole. We recap our predictions to see just how bad we did. Also, FANTASY CASTING!!! WHOO! Some key takeaways: Liz threatens to burn our house down if Kristen Bell isn’t cast as Devi. Rose Tyler is clearly the #2 best companion ever. … [Read more…]
In this episode we cover chapters 60-70 of The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss. Next week we will cover chapters 71-76. Predictions: Kvothe’s debt to Devi is going to have some serious consequences, and I suspect that it will be his getting expelled from the University. He will find the way into the … [Read more…]