The Age of Kings is dead . . . and I have killed it. The Promise of Blood is the first book of the Powder Mage trilogy by Brian McCellan, a new author. An epic fantasy tale evolving in an Industrial Revolution like era with muskets, cannons and powder. The Age of Kings is dead, Field […]

We all come across some words in a book that enchant us, inspire us or leave us in awe. We can’t help but appreciate the genius of the authors and their wisdom. S There are countless inspiring quotations in all of literary works, but I wanted to share the ones from my favorite genre, so here […]

“God does not play dice with the universe; He plays an ineffable game of His own devising, which might be compared, from the perspective of any of the other players [i.e. everybody], to being involved in an obscure and complex variant of poker in a pitch-dark room, with blank cards, for infinite stakes, with a […]

“Some pirates achieved immortality by great deeds of cruelty or derring-do. Some achieved immortality by amassing great wealth. But the captain had long ago decided that he would, on the whole, prefer to achieve immortality by not dying.” We all heard the tragedy of the death of Terry Pratchett. It had a great impact on me, […]

For glory, for victory, for staying alive. The Heroes is a neatly done dark fantasy novel set in the world of The First Law trilogy by Joe Ambercrombie. The events revolve around a three days battle or a race between the Northmen (Presumably the norse like people) and the Union (Which I couldn’t stop imagining as […]