Pulptastic: StoryHack Action and Adventure, Issue 1

Why do I like pulp stories? I'll tell you why. They are tales filled with plot, action, adventure, and happy endings. Well, mostly happy endings. You'll find stories about good guys and bad guys and where good ultimately triumphs over evil, as it should. There is another reason I love the stories of old. We … Continue reading Pulptastic: StoryHack Action and Adventure, Issue 1

#Art of Fantasy 132: Pablo Marcos Ortega

I'm visiting a golden oldy this week, mostly because it's been a horror of a week and I find myself lamenting heroes from my youth. I am not so naïve to think I'd be able to recapture that old magic. No, not at all. Though my eyes are older and my mind harder I still have … Continue reading #Art of Fantasy 132: Pablo Marcos Ortega

#Art of Fantasy 131: Magdalena Radziej

Magdalena Radziej is a concept artist based in Warsaw in Poland and currently works at Flying Wild Hog game studio. She specializes in conceptualizing environments and possess a lively interest in matte painting and has recently contributed to the game Shadow Warrior 2. Below is a small collection of her beautiful work. Enjoy! If you want to … Continue reading #Art of Fantasy 131: Magdalena Radziej

#Art of Fantasy 130: Alex Brock

My artist this week is yet another with a unique style, both in terms of composition and tone. Alex Brock hails from Tucson in the US and works as a freelance artist. His art explores the nature of dreams, imagination, and the personal connection he has with the world. Alex taps into the hidden, surrealistic beauty … Continue reading #Art of Fantasy 130: Alex Brock

#Art of Fantasy 129: Pierre Raveneau

French artist, Pierre Raveneau works out of Canada as a Senior Concept Artist for Ubisoft Halifax. Self-taught, Pierre began his career in earnest at Gameloft in Madrid and worked for the company from 2011 to 2016. Apart from a video interview that I found in French, information on the artist is not so readily available, … Continue reading #Art of Fantasy 129: Pierre Raveneau

#Art of Fantasy 128: Sam Carr

Apologies for my recent absence. For some reason Winter this year in New Zealand decided it wanted to take revenge on me for all those years I never got sick. I've been in a sorry state for over a month. It started with influenza and ended with a trachea infection. I went through two courses … Continue reading #Art of Fantasy 128: Sam Carr

#Art of Fantasy 127: Zezhou Chen

I'm still battling the flu but I'm getting there. Apparently, New Zealand has been hit with a vicious strain and a lot of people, from what I can tell, had to go on another course of antibiotics. I haven't done so myself yet and don't think I will. I have done the one course and … Continue reading #Art of Fantasy 127: Zezhou Chen