Lists

10 Favorite Novels

  1. Infinite Jest – David Foster Wallace
  2. Cryptonomicon – Neal Stephenson
  3. Little, Big – John Crowley
  4. Winter’s Tale – Mark Helprin
  5. American Psycho – Bret Easton Ellis
  6. The Last Samurai – Helen DeWitt
  7. The Crow Road – Iain Banks
  8. The Windup Bird Chronicle – Haruki Murakami
  9. Islandia – Austen Tappen Wright
  10. Snow Crash – Neal Stephenson

10 Favorite Book Series

  1. Malazan Book of the Fallen – Steven Erikson
  2. Lyonesse Trilogy – Jack Vance
  3. The Lord of the Rings – J.R.R. Tolkien
  4. Nine Princes in Amber – Roger Zelazny
  5. Magicians Trilogy – Lev Grossman
  6. The Night’s Dawn – Peter F. Hamilton
  7. Tales of the Continuing Time – Daniel Keys Moran
  8. The Sarantine Mosaic – Guy Gavriel Kay
  9. The Kingdoms of Thorn and Bone – Greg Keyes
  10. A Song of Ice and Fire – George R.R. Martin

10 Favorite Movies

  1. Donnie Darko (Theatrical Release)
  2. Blade Runner (Director’s Cut)
  3. 5 Centimeters per Second (Subtitled)
  4. Star Wars
  5. Raiders of the Lost Ark
  6. Tampopo
  7. American Beauty
  8. The Lives of Others
  9. Big Trouble in Little China
  10. The Thin Man

10 Favorite Anime Series

  1. Mahou Shoujo Madoka Magica
  2. Shakugan no Shana I, II, & III
  3. Cowboy Beboop
  4. Cross Game
  5. Steins;Gate
  6. Aishiteruze Baby
  7. Seikai no Monshou / Seikai no Senki I & II
  8. Bakemonogatari
  9. Hikaru no Go
  10. Honey and Clover I & II

10 Favorite Board Games

  1. Go
  2. Titan
  3. Yomi
  4. Catacombs
  5. Puzzle Strike
  6. Sekigahara: Unification of Japan
  7. Commands & Colors: Ancients
  8. Nations
  9. Hive
  10. BattleLore 2nd Edition

10 Favorite Albums

  1. The Wall – Pink Floyd
  2. Yankee Hotel Foxtrot – Wilco
  3. Peter Gabriel III – Peter Gabriel
  4. The White Album – The Beatles
  5. Mezzanine – Massive Attack
  6. Physical Graffiti – Led Zeppelin
  7. Carnavas – Silversun Pickups
  8. Avalon – Roxy Music
  9. Funeral – The Arcade Fire
  10. Love & Hope & Sex & Dreams – The BoDeans