Posts Tagged ‘Sword and Sorcery’

A Dungeons & Dragons Reboot? Or: “Roll a Will Save VS Bad Cinema.”

by MrCraiggyon 18/08/2015
  So, as you may have heard, Warner Brothers have snapped up the rights to Dungeons & Dragons to do another movie under the title of the gaming franchise. As I’ve already mentioned in my previous article, I am a long-time fan of the D&D franchise, having played the tabletop game since college and its […]

Thrud The Barbarian

by Andy Haighon 04/03/2014
Thrud The Barbarian first appeared in a project by then student Carl Critchlow for his then tutor Bryan Talbot (himself now known as an acclaimed comic writer/artist). After early appearances in fanzine ‘Arkensword’, Thrud made his official debut in Games Workshop’s ‘White Dwarf’ magazine, in 1983. He appeared in almost 60 strips in the magazine […]

Conan Volume 14: The Death

by Andy Haighon 04/10/2013
The Death finds Conan returning to his homeland of Cimmeria with his lover Belit; his past comes back to haunt him in the bitter and rugged landscape of his former home, and Conan finds himself faced with a tough decision.   Brian Wood is the latest of several writers to tackle Conan, and this time […]