Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob
VISIT OUR OTHER SITES: THE AWESOMER | 95OCTANE

Like Us on Facebook

Technabob is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission.
As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Disclosure.

Unauthorized Wheel of Time Pilot Aired on FXX

 |  |  |  February 11, 2015


Back in the day, I loved to read the Wheel of Time novels by Robert Jordan. Five or six massively thick books into the series they became rather tedious and I eventually lost interest. I’ve always meant to go back and give them another try.

wot

FXX aired what is apparently an unauthorized Wheel of Time series pilot and Robert Jordan’s widow is very angry. I’m rather bummed because I had no idea Jordan was dead. The show that aired on FXX was called Winter Dragon and was played on February 9 at 1:30 am – not exactly prime time. The low budget show had a short production schedule and for the time being you can watch a bootleg copy of the pilot on YouTube.

An actor named Max Ryan was in the show and played Lews Therin, a name anyone who has read the books will recognize. Surprisingly, Billy Zane was also in it.  A series this big certainly deserves better production values and authorization from Jordan’s estate.

[via io9 via Nerd Approved]



Where Is My Mind on Harp Guitar

Where Is My Mind on Harp Guitar

Bounce Juggling

Bounce Juggling

Dango MC01 Money Clip

Dango MC01 Money Clip

2021 Nissan GT-R T-Spec Will Come to the US

2021 Nissan GT-R T-Spec Will Come to the US

Jeep Gladiator Dual-Door Option Brings Half Doors to Jeep’s Truck

Jeep Gladiator Dual-Door Option Brings Half Doors to Jeep’s Truck

LG Resumes Battery Production for the Chevrolet Bolt EV

LG Resumes Battery Production for the Chevrolet Bolt EV

Advertisement