Favourite Visual Artist
The Dresden Files, The Black Company books, Basically every single thing by Tim Powers I've ever read
Fallout 2, PS:Torment, Baldur's Gate 2, Age of Empires 2, Diablo 2 hell everything with a 2!
Favourite Gaming Platform
Tools of the Trade
Pencil, Paper, Eraser, Tablet, Brain
...ya know - stuff