Hello all, welcome to the latest edition of THE INTERVUE! On today’s edition, we are about to get some leadership lessons from a man who has had an extraordinary career, on the ground and in the air!
With our next guest, I want to ride the mighty wings across the sky with. During his twenty-year career in the U.S. Navy, he served as an FA-18 Super Hornet pilot, a Top Gun instructor and a Commanding Officer including a combat tour in Iraq & two tours of duty in Japan. He also served as a speechwriter to the Chief of Naval Operations as well at the director of Communications
He wrote Holding the Line: Inside Trump’s Pentagon with Secretary of General Mattis which was published in October 2019 and now he reveals the lessons he learned at the Navy’s Fighter Weapons School (TOPGUN) for the first time in his new book, TOPGUN’s Top 10: Leadership Lessons from the Cockpit, coming out this Tuesday, September 15th.
Let’s stand and salute to CMDR Guy M. Snodgrass, USN (Ret.)
Continue reading Leadership Lessons from a Top Gun Pilot/Instructor Part 1
VIZ Media announces the acquisition of The World Of RWBY: The Official Companion.
The ultimate companion to Rooster Teeth’s acclaimed animated series will contain artwork, interviews, and insights from the hit series’ writers, animators, and voice actors.
The World Of RWBY: The Official Companion is planned for a fall release. Details follow.
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VIZ Media Has acquired the publishing rights for Akira Toriyama’s Dragon Ball: A Visual History (original Japanese cover above) – which will be published under VIZ Media’s Shonen Jump imprint and is slated for release in the fall of 2019.
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Written by bestselling author and Magic: The Gathering Senior Game Designer James Wyatt, The Art of Magic: The Gathering – Ravnica takes readers on a fantastic journey through the City of Ravnica, a metropolis so vast that its name has long become synonymous with the entire plane.
The title debuts in January alongside the eagerly anticipated Ravnica deck release. Details follow.
Continue reading The Art of Magic: The Gathering – Ravnica Set for Release New Year’s Day!
VIZ Media explores the video game-related artwork of famed creator Akira Toriyama with the release of Dragon Quest Illustrations: 30th Anniversary Edition.
In stores on December 11th, the hardcover volume contains over 500 illustrations showcasing Toriyama’s innovative character design from the Dragon Quest video games.
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VIZ Media has released a new volume celebrating Magic: The Gathering – Magic: The Gathering – Concepts and Legends.
Written by Magic: The Gathering Senior Game Designer James Wyatt, this deluxe slip-cased, hardcover volume with collectible art prints provides readers with a rare glimpse of the creative process behind the evolving art and design of Magic: The Gathering.
Content details follow.
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Nier:Automata: Long Story Shot – a novel based on the popular video game, and first of two – will be in stores and digital on October 9th.
When alien forces invade with an army of Machines, the remnants of humanity must depend on Androids of their own design – the placid 2B and the excitable 9S – to survive.
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Dark Horse and Square Enix are partnering to present The Art of Bravely Default in English for the first time.
The first of two volumes, this faithful localization of original Japanese content allows readers to explore the story and art behind the game, and features hundreds of pieces of concept art and conversational commentary directly from the creative team!
The Art of Bravely Default will be in stores on February 5, 2019 and available for preorder at Amazon and Barnes & Noble.
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Tom, Lisa, Sophie, and Jack stumble across the find of a lifetime — Leonardo da Vinci’s codex full of sketches, writings, and calculations. Now they have a choice: do they sell it and become richer beyond their wildest dreams, or do they try to decode the journal and figure out what Leonardo was up to?
Secret Scouts and the Lost Leonardo is like The Goonies meets The Da Vinci Code – a time travel tale with an underpinning in fact – and a dazzling trailer (which suggests it would make one ripping movie).
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Dynamite Entertainment, in partnership with Troma Entertainment (where, among others, James Gunn, Trey Parker, Eli Roth and Oliver Stone) will release The Art of Troma and The Art of Troma Limited Edition in September.
Written by New York Times Bestselling author and Troma aficionado Fred Van Lente (Archer & Armstrong, Cowboys and Aliens), this incredible 256-page collection features never-before-seen film stills, rare posters, candid interviews, and buckets and buckets and BUCKETS of fake blood.
Continue reading Get Troma-fied! Dynamite Entertainment Sets The Art of Troma for September!
FremantleMedia North America Random House Studio today announced a milestone partnership with best-selling fantasy novelist Brandon Sanderson.
Sanderson’s Dark One will be a TV series, graphic novel and a series of ‘supplementary, multi-volume books that will expand on the storyline from the show and further explore subsidiary characters.’
A related podcast is also planned. Details follow.
Continue reading Brandon Sanderson Plans Multimedia Project: Dark One!