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New Hobbit Trailer

New Hobbit Trailer

Behold! The latest trailer for the last part of The Hobbit movie adaptation! What do you think? We’re surprised at the lack of Smaug in this trailer to be honest, but it looks pretty darn amazing..!  

Fantasy Fight Club #7  Gollum VS Tyrion

Fantasy Fight Club #7 Gollum VS Tyrion

Round 7 of Fantasy Fight Club is a little different- our two foes are matched less for their physical skills, than their ability with words. While we imagine it may well still end in bloodshed (both are certainly capable of murder), we’re imagining more a matching of wits & riddles: In the left corner, hailing […]

Fantasy Fight Club #3 Pug VS Gandalf

Fantasy Fight Club #3 Pug VS Gandalf

Welcome fantasy fight fans to Round 3! We’re hosting a fantasy matchup each week and we want YOU to tell us who should win. Our distinguished panel of judges, including special guest judge and fictional fight expert Alan Baxter, will then pick the best response and they will win a free book. For our third […]

Fantasy Fight Club #1 Balerion VS Smaug

Fantasy Fight Club #1 Balerion VS Smaug

Welcome fantasy fight fans to the fight to start all fights! From this week we’re going to be hosting a fantasy matchup each week and we want YOU to tell us who should win! Our distinguished panel of judges, including special guest judge and fictional fight expert Alan Baxter, will then pick the best response […]

Glossaring and the Art of the Fictional Word

Glossaring and the Art of the Fictional Word

Β  I’ve always been a sucker for a fictional glossary. Ever since Tolkien got the ball rolling with his appendicies and I discovered the concept of world-building ( I’m looking at you Frank Herbert & Robert Jordan, may they both rest in peace.) I’ve loved the art of the created world and, by extention, the […]

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