robert e. howard

Paranormal

Cage Match 2013 Round 1: Captain Nemo vs. Kull of Atlantis


Jules Verne’s Captain Nemo fights Robert E. Howard’s Kull of Atlantis.

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SF & Fantasy

50 Page Fridays: Robert E. Howard


50 Page Fridays: Robert E. Howard

More horror stories are coming your way, just in time for Halloween. Click Read more and gain exclusive access to the first 50 pages of Robert E. Howard’s most beloved stories.

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SF & Fantasy

Conan: The Return of Arnold Schwarzenegger


poster-conanWhat is best in life?

No, it’s not “to crush your enemies, see them driven before you, and to hear the lamentation of their women.” That’s all well and good, but that’s not best.

It’s the fact that Arnold Schwarzenegger might be returning to his roots! And I don’t mean Austria!

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SF & Fantasy

Mark Finn on Robert E. Howard Days in Cross Plains, TX


Mark Finn on Robert E. Howard Days in Cross Plains, TX

Robert E. Howard scholar and author of Blood & Thunder Mark Finn just got back from Robert E. Howard Days in Cross Plains, TX. Howard Days celebrates the life and work of the city’s most famous son, Conan the Barbarian creator Robert E. Howard. Traveling to Cross Plains can be a bit of trouble for [...]

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SF & Fantasy

Cage Match 2012: Round 1: Julia versus Kull


Past meets present in this match of sword-and-sorcery versus modern magic



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Graphic Novels & Manga

Badass Comic Book Cover: King Conan: The Phoenix on the Sword #1


badass-kingconan1Every week I’ll be bringing you a comic book cover that I feel eclipses others out there—to the point I might just have to own it when released!

This week: King Conan: The Phoenix on the Sword #1! A pissed off Cimmerian!

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SF & Fantasy

Associate Editor David Pomerico on the New REH ‘Conan the Barbarian’ Collection


Associate Editor David Pomerico on the New REH ‘Conan the Barbarian’ Collection

There are two Conans. One is the Conan of Robert E. Howard’s stories: an adaptable, cunning warrior whose physical prowess and quick wits eventually lead him to the throne of Aquilonia. The other is the Conan of the movies: a hell-bent meat and metal tornado in a loincloth.

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Suvudu

Blood and Thunder, Dreams in the Fire: an Interview with Robert E. Howard Scholar Mark Finn


The late Robert E. Howard’s public profile has never been higher, with a new comic book anthology series from Dark Horse, a continuing line of Del Rey collections, a Conan movie later this summer, and now a the release of Dreams in the Fire, a new anthology of stories and poetry honoring his legacy. Edited [...]

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Suvudu

New “Conan” Movie Plot Revealed in Comic Tie-In


New “Conan” Movie Plot Revealed in Comic Tie-In

Spoiler alert! The plot of Lionsgate’s new Conan reboot has been revealed in a solicitation for the upcoming comic book tie-in from Dark Horse. While I won’t reveal any of the spoileriffic details here, you can read them – and see some art from the comic – at BleedingCool.com.
Details regarding the film, planned for an [...]

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Suvudu

Scientist: We’ve Found Atlantis (Maybe)


Scientist: We’ve Found Atlantis (Maybe)

An American research team led by University of Connecticut professor Richard Freund claims to have discovered the remains of the legendary city of Atlantis. The ruins, discovered through the use of digital imaging and satellite photography, lay buried in a mud flat in southern Spain. Freund’s hypothesis states that a powerful tsunami pushed inland and [...]

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