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Interview With Dungeon Master’s Guide Designer Jeremy Crawford: Our Focus on Quality Over Quantity


Interview With Dungeon Master’s Guide Designer Jeremy Crawford: Our Focus on Quality Over Quantity

The recently released Dungeon Master’s Guide is the third volume in a trilogy of Dungeons & Dragons fifth edition core books released by publisher Wizards of the Coast, and it is well worth the wait. The book is stuffed with practical advice and tools for world-creation that Dungeon Masters of all levels of experience can [...]

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Pierce Brown Talks GOLDEN SON


Pierce Brown discusses writing GOLDEN SON, the challenges of following up RED RISING and much more. Check it out!

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The Forensic Fantasy of Sarah Remy’s ‘Stonehill Downs’


Sarah Remy is the author of Stonehill Downs: A “forensic fantasy” about an investigative mage and his partner Avani, a refugee from The Sunken Lands. I recently spoke with Sarah about her book and why having a protagonist who can speak to the dead doesn’t necessarily ruin a murder mystery.
I have to admit that the [...]

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Mira Grant On ‘Parasitology’ and Things That Go Squick In The Night


Artists make much of the beauty of nature: How many poems and paintings have paid tribute to sunrises and rose gardens? Probably more than you could count. But there’s another side of nature, a horrific,, infectious, venomous, fanged, bloodthirsty side, and that’s where novelist Mira Grant finds her inspiration.
It was her interest in virology that [...]

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David Drake on Fantasy, History, and ‘Monsters of the Earth’


Over the course of a decades-long career, Drake has written dozens of award-winning novels, among them the Hammer’s Slammers science fiction series, and his Lord of the Isles fantasy saga. Among his more recent projects is the The Books of the Elements, a four-volume fantasy set in a Carce: a city and empire inspired by [...]

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Suvudu Likes: 11/22/14


martin-worldoficeandfireHere are those blog posts from the other sci-fi/fantasy blogs last week that Suvudu wants to highlight!

Why? Because a linked internet is a stronger one! Enjoy!

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Authors Give Advice To Younger Selves


A few days ago, I saw this Tweet: “Semi-colons! Argh! Should have learned to use them right sooner.”

I decided to ask authors what advice they’d give their younger writing selves. Some great stuff here!

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New Release Interview: Jeff VanderMeer Enters AREA X


vandermeer-areaxJeff VanderMeer’s amazingly brilliant Southern Reach novels are published today in a single-volume hardcover omnibus!

And here is an interview with Jeff about it! Enjoy!

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New Release Interview: Jude Fisher Joins FIVE ARMIES


hobbit-battlevisiualcompanionThe Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies is coming to theaters next month!

Here is an interview with Jude Fisher, author of the movie’s Visual Companion!

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Interview: Nate Taylor Arts SILENT THINGS


rothfuss-slowregardThe Slow Regard of Silent Things by Patrick Rothfuss is in bookstores now!

And it was illustrated by Nate Taylor! Here is an article with Nate talking about the project and his role in it!

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