Blaster­mind

In hon­our of our 20th an­niver­sary, here’s one ques­tion for ev­ery year of our ex­is­tence

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Who played creepy town sher­iff Lu­cas Buck in the short- lived Amer­i­can Gothic? “My name is John Lo­en­gard. I’m record­ing this be­cause we may not live through the night. They’re here, they’re hos­tile, and pow­er­ful peo­ple don’t want you to know. His­tory as we know it is a lie.” Which TV show started with th­ese words? Which R& B singer sang about “Gotham City” on the sound­track for Bat­man & Robin? Which ridicu­lously suc­cess­ful fu­ture TV cre­ator and movie direc­tor had a screen­writ­ing credit on Ar­maged­don? Which regular of Vic­to­ria Wood’s TV shows played a fighter pi­lot in Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Men­ace? What’s the fi­nal in­stal­ment of Philip Pull­man’s His Dark Ma­te­ri­als tril­ogy? Name the Halo AI who now gives her name to Mi­crosoft’s an­swer to Ap­ple’s Siri. Mark Mil­lar wrote Marvel’s first Ul­ti­mates vol­ume, but who drew the pic­tures? The Re­turn Of The King equalled the record for Academy Award wins this year. Which two pre­vi­ous films also won 11 Os­cars? What’s the air­line/ flight num­ber of the doomed plane in Lost? Which char­ac­ter from the Fan­tas­tic Four comics did Stan Lee play in the Tim Story- di­rected movie? Which Guillermo del Toro regular played the Pale Man and the Faun in Pan’s Labyrinth? Aside from bring­ing dead things back to life, what did

Push­ing Daisies lead char­ac­ter Ned do for a living?

Which ac­tor links

Dr Hor­ri­ble’s SingA- Long Blog with The Big Bang The­ory? Who cre­ated

Mis­fits and wrote all but six episodes of its run? Who ful­filled an Ood prophecy by knock­ing four times in David Ten­nant’s fi­nal episode of Doc­tor Who? Who re­placed the Hu­man Torch in the Fan­tas­tic Four af­ter Johnny Storm’s death? What was the fi­nal novel pub­lished in the late, great Iain M Banks’s Cul­ture se­ries? Which au­thor com­pleted

The Wheel Of Time se­ries af­ter the death of Robert Jor­dan? Which au­thor won pretty much ev­ery lit­er­ary SF award go­ing with An­cil­lary Jus­tice? Who took over as direc­tor of

Ant- Man af­ter Edgar Wright’s much- pub­li­cised de­par­ture?

Richard Ed­wards, Edi­tor THIS MONTH’S QUIZMASTER

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