Publication Date: 10/10/2019 ISBN: 9781912836024 Category:

Vintage Geek: The Quiz Book

Marshall Julius

Publisher: September Publishing
Publication Date: 10/10/2019 ISBN: 9781912836024 Category:
Paperback / Softback




No matter what we’re into, geeks of the world share a few common traits: intense and unconditional enthusiasm and the relentless urge to know, and then prove we know, every last thing about the objects of our affection. The ultimate quiz book for old-school nerds, Vintage Geek celebrates a splendid selection of 20th-century fandoms, from Fifties’ sci fi cinema, Sixties’ Star Trek and Seventies’ Stephen King to Eighties’ actioners, Nineties’ Batman ‘toons and more. With a foreword from Simpsons writer Mike Reiss, Vintage Geek additionally features a fabulous fifty celebrity-penned questions from the likes of Mark Hamill, John Carpenter, George Takei, Sam Neill, Mark Millar, Tom Savini, Pat Mills, Yeardley Smith and Sam J. Jones.
Vintage Geek is here to chew bubblegum and assess the limits of your trivia knowledge – and it’s all out of bubblegum!

Publisher Review

"Vintage Geek is Marshall Julius's super-fun trivia treasure-chest for nerds of all ages. Essential reading" -- Mark Hamill "The book is like the best Simpsons episodes (the ones I wrote). It's funny. It's smart. It's packed with great material and loaded with guest stars. You will learn four amazing things on every page." -- Mike Reiss "It's not just a book. It's really a party! Fantastic stuff." -- James Arnold Taylor "A must-have for all those that think they know their classic pop-culture." 2000 AD "A wonderfully fresh and personal take on the quiz book format." -- Sebastian J. Brook, Doctor Who Online "Quite possibly one of the most family-friendly group-socialising books of the century." - Comics Review "Vintage Geek is the kind of book you whip out at parties to flex on your geek friends... Julius has peppered in introductory blurbs for each section that are insightful and amusing, and well worth your time." -- Holly Interlandi, FamousMonsters.Com

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