So far we’ve only had frustratingly incomplete information to go on but now – finally! – the speculation can end, as TOS has revealed…
As previously suspected, and despite the Brief History of Time spoof on the cover, the theme isn’t actually high concept in the slightest. Each month will see a montage of images, with each of the eight series and four main characters getting a month each. Maybe the montage is a deliberate tie-in to the rumoured clip nature of a certain other GNP project? Who knows. It does look nice, though.
I did like the last two Big Ideas for the calendars, but never quite thought they were totally successful. Taking this much simpler approach is safer, but I’ve got a feeling it’ll turn out to be my favourite. Uncomplicated, and nicely done. I’ll take that.
If you’re interested, this is the first G&T article to be posted with Google Chrome. How exciting. It grinds my PC to a halt at times, suffers from the odd annoying bug and it doesn’t have useful plug-ins but it looks nice, loads pages like fucked lightening and has the excellent feature of a separate process for each tab open.