Category Archives: Heroic Fantasy

Cracked: Five Ugly Truths of Superhero Movies

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Free, Out of Print Pulp Fiction

Now that I have your attention: Munseys is a website that has free, out of print pulp fiction… over 1600 volumes and counting. Granted, most of them seem to be of the soft-core or exploitation variety, but there are some … Continue reading

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Disneyfucation (X-Post from Stark Writing Crazy)

This came out this morning on my blog… think it might interest some people here as well. Of course, the little cynic that I keep locked in a trunk in the back of my head piped up, “Well, of course … Continue reading

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WtF a Fantasy Podcast #10 – Heroic Fantasy

Wednesday night we discussed heroic fantasy and why it is a different subgenre than sword and sorcery. Druss the Legend, Pug and Riftwar,  and Neo’s reluctant entrance into The Matrix were all part of our chat. As well as The … Continue reading

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WtF a Broadcast Episode #10: Heroic Fantasy

Last night on the webcast we talked about heroic fantasy and about what differentiates it from sword and sorcery. We discussed some books, movies, and tv shows that are prime examples of the genre. A few of the things we … Continue reading

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Read This Now: Sword in the Storm

I have a few more movie reviews for my irregular series on lesser-known works of fantasy, but I’ve been on vacation all week. However, reading and recommending a lesser-known or hidden work of fantasy is another thing I’ve wanted to … Continue reading

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