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Your Ragnarok Forecast


Your Ragnarok Forecast

If you haven’t heard yet, Ragnarok is tomorrow! Yes, the mythical Norse apocalypse has finally come to end this cycle on planet Earth – or Midgard as the fickle Norse pantheon knows it. Notice, however, that I’m not saying it’s the end of the world. To quote Man, Myth & Magic: Volume 6, P. 817, [...]

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Take Five with Snorri Kristjansson, Author, ‘Swords of Good Men’


Take Five with Snorri Kristjansson, Author, ‘Swords of Good Men’

Snorri Kristjansson is the contributor for this week’s Take Five, a regular series where we ask authors and editors to share five facts about their latest books. Kristjansson is the author of Swords of Good Men, volume one of the Valhalla Saga.

Swords of Good Men, Snorri Kristjansson’s debut novel, incorporates the myths that fascinated him [...]

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VIKINGS: The History Channel & Giles Kristian


VIKINGS is a new series airing every Sunday on the History Channel. And Giles Kristian’s thrilling RAVEN Series is the perfect way to keep your viking cravings at bay in-between episodes.

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Gaming

Cubicle 7’s ‘Yggdrasill’ Captures Gaming in the Spirit of the Norse


18937453313Cubicle 7 is one of my very favorite producers and distributors of role-playing games. The small studio has consistently produced incredibly elegant and engaging games, and with licenses for properties like Primeval, Doctor Who and J.R.R. Tolkien’s Middle-earth (The One Ring) they’ve become a rare success story in a marketplace increasingly dominated by video games. Where many publishers of traditional tabletop RPGs have struggled for survival (and relevance), in the digital age, Cubicle 7 seems to have found a niche all its own.

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50 Page Fridays: Giles Kristian


50 Page Fridays: Giles Kristian

BLOOD EYE is the first book in Giles Kristian’s epic Viking war trilogy. Click Read More and experience the first 50 pages of this addictive series.

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Graphic Novels & Manga

Northlanders Cuts a Mighty Swath Through My Comic Stack


Have you ever been completely enrapt with a new discovery – a new book, movie, game, whatever – and you felt like you just had to tell everyone you know about it? Yes? Then you’ll understand why I have to tell you about my new favorite comic of the moment, Vertigo’s Northlanders. I can hear you [...]

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