Asked & Answered, Part 4

Asked and Answered Part 4 is J. Michael Straczynski’s real-time history of the beginnings of Babylon 5: from before the pilot (including the online announcement of the series) and through Season 1.

Part 4 is loaded with details that never made it to the screen as well as the origins of what did eventually air.

Asked & Answered, Part 3

Rants, religion, money, sex and Star Trek… just a few of the topics covered in the most volatile release of the entire Asked & Answered series.

Part 3 (pages 779-1,183) includes more than 1,100 missives.

Asked & Answered, Part 2

Part 2 (pages 387-778) includes more than 800 missives grouped into the following topics: Fan Interaction, Five Year Arc, Fun with JMS, Influences, JMS on JMS, JMS on Politics, Legacy of Babylon 5, Merchandise of Babylon 5, Music of Babylon 5, Online Experiment, Physics & Babylon 5, Places & Planets, and the Production of Babylon 5

Asked & Answered: Part 1

It’s true. The creator of Babylon 5 answers 5,296 fan questions covering every aspect of the show in over 100 categories in this new Babylon 5 book series.

J. Michael Straczynski answered these questions as they surfaced over a period of 18 years as part of an online experiment he started in 1991 and continues to this day.

Chronologies Contest Winner

We have a winner, at last (you’ll hear the discussion and selection in this week’s show, if you didn’t hear it during last week’s live feed broadcast) Congratulations to Gregory S. (Albany NY) — You’ve won a copy of “Across Space and Time: The Chronologies of Babylon 5”!! just let me know if you want […]

Script Book Update

Here’s the latest from the moderated newsgroup that should bring a smile to a lot of faces:  Title: Crusade by Labor Day  Author: jmsatb5@aol.com Date: Wed, 1 Apr 2009 07:24:14 +0000 (UTC) Message-ID: <3.14159265.040109.2259@B53rDage.googlegroups.com>   Now that the first of the two Crusade books is ready for print, I thought I’d jump in with a quick update on them.   Regarding the […]

Chronologies Contest Breadcrumb Hints

As promised, here are the breadcrumb hints for the Season 4 podcast opening: It was the year of Deep Geeking… he’s one of the Cultured Pod people the year of Feedbackapalooza… the voicemail line is his and his alone the year we discussed our favorite show. the Narn is always trying something It was the […]

Asked and Answered: Surprise gift update

Captain Jacyln wants you to know she hasn’t forgotten about the surprise mailing that she mentioned on the Babylon Podcast.   “The Scripts Team is most likely going to send the mailing next week instead of this one because the contents of the mailing have changed. Three days ago we got clearance to share something timely […]

Chronologies Contest Hints

We thought that the entry requirements for the chronologies contest would be more fun for you guys than this. Finding the names for all the voices in the open seemed simple enough… but you have mentioned that the requirements for entering the contest were a bit too challenging, given the time frame. We hear you, […]

Babylon Podcast #148: Babylon 5 Scripts Team

Interview: Captain Jaclyn, Jason Davis and Amy Guskin from the Babylon 5 Scripts Team join us to discuss the new scriptbooks project that’s been kept secret and tightly under wraps until now.

Asked and Answered: JMS answers Thousands of Fan Questions about Babylon 5 is the title of the new series, and it’s an exhaustive compendium of questions ever asked about B5.

The Upcoming Scriptbooks to be Revealed !

Wondering what the new books from the script team are about? Find out March 4th at 9pm Eastern/6pm Pacific on the Babylon Podcast live feed. Though a special arrangement with Captain Jacyln and the scripts team, Tim and Summer will be getting advanced copies of the book. They will announce the book and talk about […]

Babylon Podcast #144: Babylon 5 Scripts Team

Interview: Jan Schroeder and Jason Davis of the Babylon 5 Scripts Team join us to talk about the TV Movie Scripts book, and to tease us about a series of mystery books that will be coming our way starting in March.

Jason tells us how he came to the project, and his history of doing JMS interviews; both Jan and Jason talk about the finished movies vs the original scripts and extra materials that paint a different about of the movies, especially “Legend of the Rangers”.