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Time Loops – Comparative Opinions Episode 34

Welcome to the Comparative Opinions podcast! Hosts Holly and David dive back into Time Travel and explore stories (like Groundhog Day) where a character is stuck in a time loop! And they explore the question: is it plot device, or is it Time Travel? Possibly some spoilers, but a lot of these are the fundamental point of the story as well. Let us know what time loops we left out!

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Music is by Scott Gratton: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Scott_Gratton/Intros_and_Outros

All You Need is Kill – The Graphic Novel

All You Need is Kill - CoverHolly wrote a LitFlix of the movie Edge of Tomorrow yesterday, having read the book – All You Need is Kill – first. Well, I read the graphic novel, so I thought I would share my thoughts too!

My initial impression of the comic is that it doesn’t sound too different from the book. That means that I don’t have a lot to add over what Holly wrote. That also means that it was quite different from the movie!

For as short of a book as it is, the graphic novel was shorter. It’s a fun, quick read. I found it on Amazon and read it on my Kindle. I should note also that it came out just in May – so it was in place to marge the two, or at least to ride the wave of interest given that the movie was coming out. But it didn’t do that – it really was the book adaptation, not the movie adaptation.

So spoilers to follow, and I think I’m mostly going to let some of the panels speak for the graphic novel!

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