Vintage Geek: The Quiz Book


An old-school quiz book with 1,000 tricky questions and illuminating answers for geeks of all ages.

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  • What does the sign say on the gate of Kananga’s crocodile farm?
  • What’s the first Thing Mary Jane Watson ever said to Peter Parker?
  • Why does Robby the Robot rarely partake of Altair IV’s high oxygen content?

No matter what we’re into, geeks of the world share a few common traits: intense and unconditional enthusiasm and the relentless urge to know, and then prove we know, every last thing about the objects of our affection.

The ultimate quiz book for old-school nerds, Vintage Geek celebrates a splendid selection of 20th-century fandoms, from Fifties’ sci-fi cinema, Sixties’ Star Trek and Seventies’ Stephen King to Eighties’ actioners, Nineties’ Batman ’toons and more.

With a foreword from Simpsons writer Mike Reiss, Vintage Geek additionally features a fabulous fifty celebrity-penned questions from the likes of Mark Hamill, John Carpenter, George Takei, Sam Neill, Mark Millar, Tom Savini, Pat Mills, Yeardley Smith and Sam J. Jones.

Vintage Geek is here to chew bubblegum and assess the limits of your trivia knowledge – and it’s all out of bubblegum!


You can order all September’s publications from your favourite bookshop. If purchasing online, buying directly from us gives the author the best royalty.

You can also buy the ebook: Apple Book, Kindle, Kobo.

Here’s what James Arnold Taylor has to say about Vintage Geek!