Category: Cast of Ka

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…


The Cast of Ka – Episode 29

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 1-10, which introduces the most important character in all of literary history: Oy! This is great timing, because we also have to discuss the latest news…


The Cast of Ka – Episode 28

On this episode of The Cast of Ka, we discuss The Waste Lands – Book One Jake – Fear In A Handful of Dust – Chapter 3 – Door & Demon 26-44, which just so happens to feature one of the most iconic scenes from the the book series. So, what I am saying is, prepare…


The Cast of Ka – Episode 27

On this episode of The Cast of Ka, we discuss The Waste Lands – Book One Jake – Fear In A Handful of Dust – Chapter 3 – Door & Demon 16-25, and folks, it’s a real roller coaster. The highs are so high and the lows, whoa, are they low. We talk hungry houses, Henry’s…