Anti-Heros, Villains, & Evil Sorcerers

I often want the monster to win in the end. I am often disappointed.  Universal monster movies especially adhere to this dynamic (the real ones, any Mummy movie that’s in color is shit). The “romantic lead” hero has zero personality and is only defined by his passionate and complete love for the white damsel in […]

Kellory the Warlock

So what do I think of Linwood Vrooman Carter? His Conan stuff was not always awesome. I loved Amalric the Mangod from Flashing Swords! #1, but was quite disappointed by the sequel. It set up an epic premise and never delivered on it. The second story was a repeat of the first, same plot twist […]

Sea of Time (the review)

So I finished The Sea of Time and started re-reading the Silmarillion for maybe the tenth time. Just got to the part where Fëanor fucks everything up forever. I said I’d talk more about The Sea of Time so here is a super concise (or maybe just short) review. [Minor Spoilers maybe] It seems like […]

The Sea of Time

I’ve been reading one of the Kencyrath books, The Sea of Time. If you haven’t heard of them, go read God Stalk right now (or whenever’s convenient, I’m not picky). I found a copy at a college library book sale and read the chapter titles. I was sold when I saw a chapter called, “The […]