"On northern islands of the earth there were tribes of the goddess Danu and there they comprehended knowledge, magic, knowledge of druids, charms and other secrets. In four cities they comprehended knowledge, secret knowledge, devil craft - Faliase and Goriase, Muriase and Findiase. From Falias they brought Lia Fal that was then in Tara. He … Continue reading Obscure Tales: Lugh, High King of Ireland
Technically not fantasy but today's artist is so talented and his art so photorealistic, I felt like I had to share. Mariusz Kozik lives in Lublin, Poland and works as a freelance artist and illustrator. He is classically trained and his work shows it. His art has been exhibited widely in Poland and he has … Continue reading #Art of Fantasy 112: Mariusz Kozik
I liked the first Wonder Woman trailer. I like this one even more. I could change my mind later, but for now, and as I share the trailer while still feeling stoked by it, I really love it. Check it out below! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=INLzqh7rZ-U The plot description: From Warner Bros. Pictures and DC Entertainment comes the … Continue reading Wonder Woman: Official Origin Trailer
Welcome to the first installment of my new weekly series, "Obscure Tales." Each week I'll delve deep into obscure folktales and mythologies from cultures across the spectrum. I'll explore stories that are not so mainstream and I'll show how they overlap and that somehow there is a golden thread that ties each one to the other. … Continue reading Obscure Tales: The Apkallu
Doe . is a mystery to me or maybe I didn't try hard enough. I'll link to his Instagram account for those interested in seeing more of his art. All I know is he works as a Senior Concept Artist at Bioware in Toronto, Canada. BioWare is a video game developer located and founded in February … Continue reading #Art of Fantasy 111: Doe .
Thank you to everyone who participated in my poll. I'm pleased to discover you want me to regularly write about forgotten mythology. On the other hand, I'm surprised you folks are interested in my "inner turmoil." "Writing Adventures" came in third and that is fine because I've written about it on and off since I started … Continue reading #Blog Polling Results
A concept artist, illustrator and Co-founder of Division 48 studio, Grzesiek Przybyś lives in Wrocław, Poland. He began his career as a concept artist for Techland in 2007 and has worked on projects such as "Call of Jaurez: Bound in Blood", "Dead Island" and "Call of Juarez: The Cartel". With his brother, Marcin, he cofounded Division 48 … Continue reading #Art of Fantasy 110: Grzesiek Przybyś