Category: <span>Cast of Ka</span>

The Cast of Ka – Episode 39

On this episode of The Cast of Ka, we’re still in thinny territory as we discuss Wizard & Glass – Part One: Riddles – Chapter V: Turnpikin’ – Section: 1-8. Roland and the gang venture deeper into a plague decimated Topeka, and into his dark past as Roland prepares to tell his new ka-tet the tragic…


The Cast of Ka – Episode 38

On this episode of The Cast of Ka, we’re in thinny territory as we discuss Wizard & Glass – Part One: Riddles – Chapter 3: The Fair-Day Goose & Chapter 4: Topeka. We pick things up with our Ka-tet battling Blaine, only to discover there are more horrors ahead (and in the past) left to face….


The Cast of Ka – Episode 37

On this episode of The Cast of Ka, we kick off book four with our discussion of Wizard & Glass – Prologue, Part One: Riddles – Chapter 1: Under the Demon Moon (1) & Chapter 2: The Falls of the Hounds. We pick things up on the train to Topeka where our Ka-tet finally faces…


The Cast of Ka – Episode 36

On this episode of The Cast of Ka, we discuss The Waste Lands – Book Two: Lud – A Heap of Broken Images – Chapter 6 – Riddles and Waste Lands 1-10. We reach the conclusion of the book with all our ka-tet reunited and barreling through the true hellscape that is the titular Waste Lands. Meanwhile,…


The Cast of Ka – Episode 35

On this episode of The Cast of Ka, we discuss The Waste Lands – Book Two: Lud – A Heap of Broken Images – Chapter 5 – Bridge and City 31-40. It’s the penultimate episode for book three and, no surprise, things are getting action-packed (and perhaps even a bit Lovecraftian?) beneath the city of Lud. Blaine…


The Cast of Ka – Episode 34

On this episode of The Cast of Ka, we discuss The Waste Lands – Book Two: Lud – A Heap of Broken Images – Chapter 5 – Bridge and City 26-30. Eddie and Susannah meet Blaine the pain, Jake is introduced to the Tick-Tock Man, and Roland and Oy hatch a daring rescue plan. For all this…


The Cast of Ka – Episode 33

On this episode of The Cast of Ka, we discuss The Waste Lands – Book Two: Lud – A Heap of Broken Images – Chapter 5 – Bridge and City 21-25. Eddie and Susannah meet a suicide cult, Oy leads the way underground, and we head into the Tick Tock Man’s sweet man cave. For all this…


The Cast of Ka – Episode 32

On this episode of The Cast of Ka, we discuss The Waste Lands – Book Two: Lud – A Heap of Broken Images – Chapter 5 – Bridge and City 11-20. Roland and the gang’s attempt to make it safely into the City of Lud takes a major (Gasher-related) detour, the God Drums are revealed, and we…


The Cast of Ka – Episode 31

On this episode of The Cast of Ka, we discuss The Waste Lands – Book Two: Lud – A Heap of Broken Images – Chapter 5 – Bridge and City 1-10. Tension is growing among our ka-tet as past traumas begin to surface. There’s also a crashed plane with a giant pilot, mutant bees, and a bridge…


The Cast of Ka – Episode 30

On this episode of The Cast of Ka, we discuss The Waste Lands – Book Two: Lud – A Heap of Broken Images – Chapter 4 – Town and Ka-Tet 11-25, which basically just recaps everything that has come before, but still manages to give us some interesting new character moments — including Roland 2.0. This…