Capsule Review: Steven Brust, The Book of Taltos

I read The Book of Taltos during my fourth air trip to the US, some 9 months after buying the book with the intention of reading it during my first. It collects two short fantasy novels by Steven Brust, set on the planet Dragaera and featuring the human mobster Vlad T├íltos. I have one other …

Some more fun fantasy comics

I’ve been running a low-cost advertising campaign on Project Wonderful recently, and I’m finding some interesting comics in my referrals as a result: North World is one that I’d seen before. I’m a sucker for styles like that – an effortless blend of American comic strip and European juvenalia. I also love the concept of …

Two fun fantasy webcomics

I discovered not one but two very promising fantasy webcomics today: The Meek, and Lumia’s Kingdom. The Meek has fantastic art and lovely colouring and reminds me a bit of Zander Cannon’s The Replacement God. At only six pages into the story, it could go in a lot of different directions, but from the commentary, …