"Overwatch" Novel "The Hero of Numbani" Debuting In 2020

“Overwatch” Novel “The Hero of Numbani” Debuting In 2020

Overwatch is a massively popular property. Blizzard has licensed the game out for everything from fashion lines to Nerf guns. It looks like the next stop will be the world of young adult fiction. After Polygon spotted an Amazon listing for a novel called The Hero of Numbani slated for 2020, a Blizzard representative confirmed […]

“Permanent Record”: US Government Sues Edward Snowden Over his Memoir

“Permanent Record”: US Government Sues Edward Snowden Over his Memoir

Permanent Record, Edward Snowden’s memoir came out today. It has gone on sale in 20 countries, including the US, UK, Germany and Canada. And just as quickly, the US government has filed a lawsuit against Snowden and his publisher MacMillan Books. Snowden was a contractor for the National Security Agency who leaked highly-classified secrets of […]

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“Permanent Record”: Edward Snowden Memoir Out in September – We Have Questions

On Thursday morning, Edward Snowden announced he wrote a book. Permanent Record will be published by Metropolitan Books, an imprint of MacMillan Publishing. It will be released in 20 countries on September 17th, including the US, United Kingdom, Canada and Germany. Snowden was a contractor for the National Security Agency who leaked highly-classified secrets of […]

Frank Miller and Tom Wheeler's Comic-Con Panel Is "Cursed"

“Cursed”: Frank Miller, Tom Wheeler & Zetna Fuentes Talk Novel/Netflix Series Project

International comic book jack-of-all-trades Frank Miller and writer Tom Wheeler sat down at San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC) to discuss their collaboration on Cursed. In an interesting experiment in story development, Cursed is both a Netflix series and a novel, with the two properties developed simultaneously. Wheeler and Miller co-created Cursed, with Wheeler writing the novel and Miller illustrating. […]

SDCC 2019 Harry Potter Fandom Panel - Has The Fandom Outgrown Their Canon?

SDCC 2019 Harry Potter Fandom Panel – Has The Fandom Outgrown Their Canon?

Every year at San Diego Comic-Con, notable figures from the Harry Potter fandom gather to discuss their experiences within the wizarding world. A sort of State of the Union, the panel reflects on the drama, frustration, angst, and transformation within the fandom. This year, the panel unintentionally focused on the fracturing of the already divided […]

Review - Dungeons & Dragons: Young Adventurer's Guides

Review – “Dungeons & Dragons”: Young Adventurer’s Guides

If you’re a younger kid and you first discover Dungeons & Dragons, trying to get into the game and understanding it can be intimidating. I myself, as a person who loves the game and has been playing it for over two decades, can fully admit that I don’t always understand every little thing, not do […]

Ten Speed Press Announces Two New Dungeons & Dragons Guides

Ten Speed Press Announces Dungeons & Dragons “Young Adventurer’s Guides”

During the D&D Live 2019 event this weekend, it was announced Ten Speed Press would be doing some new Dungeons & Dragons books for younger readers. These books are simplified versions of guides you would find in D&D, with content ripped from the Player’s Handbook, Monster Manual, DM’s Guide, and various adventures to show off […]

Review – Marvel: Fearless And Fantastic!

DK Books continue to add to their collection of Marvel tomes as they recently published Marvel: Fearless and Fantastic! Female Super Heroes Save The World. The book is meant to be a look at all of the women heroes who make up the Marvel universe, specifically in the comics and not so much the MCU. […]

The Canceled Final Fantasy XV DLC Live on as a Novel

The Canceled Final Fantasy XV DLC Live on as a Novel

Square Enix may have canceled the Final Fantasy XV A New Dawn DLC series comprising of episodes Noctis, Aranea, and Lunafreya, but the stories will continue in a novel called The Dawn of the Future. The DLC were cancelled around the same time that Final Fantasy XV director Hajime Tabata left to start his own development studio, however, fans […]

Free League Publishing to Host a Kickstarter for Call of Cthulhu

Free League Publishing is expanding their horizons a bit and taking on the iconic H.P. Lovecraft short story The Call of Cthulhu as their next Kickstarter project. The version of the story being Kickstarted is an illustrated edition of the short story with gorgeous art by François Baranger. As for why you’d want to Kickstart the project? Well, […]

Review: Super Mario Bros. Encyclopedia

Dark Horse Books has one more Nintendo video game tome they released back in 2018, as the company produced the Super Mario Bros. Encyclopedia. Technically, the entire title of this gigantic book is Super Mario Encyclopedia: The Official Guide to the First 30 Years, which at the time it was announces was to be an overview […]

Review: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild—Creating a Champion

The latest and probably last Zelda extended tome to be released by Dark Horse Books was The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild—Creating a Champion. The company has already done a fantastic job in creating three volumes that go over pretty much everything you need to know about the series in detail. From the original […]

Star Wars – Grand Admiral Thrawn is Back in Thrawn: Treason

A Star Wars fan favorite is coming back. Today on The Star Wars Show it was announced that in 2019 Lucasfilm Publishing will release a third book in the highly acclaimed Thrawn series, authored by Timothy Zahn. In this third installment, Thrawn: Treason, Grand Admiral Thrawn, will be forced to choose between his adopted Empire […]

Review: Magic: The Gathering – Concepts & Legends

Over the course of 25 years, Magic: The Gathering has seen a lot of amazing worlds, powerful creatures, intriguing personalities, and devastating events. And with it are some of the most iconic pieces of gaming art to ever be put to a game. Seriously, there are artists who have worked for this company who paint and […]

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PAX Unplugged: An Afternoon with Pat Rothfuss

  Patrick Rothfuss took the stage at the Mothman Theatre during PAX Unplugged, and immediately asked attendees to lower their expectations for his panel. It appears he had some trouble getting to his presentation, with an emergency alert going out and directions to NOT use the emergency exits! Despite not getting his morning coffee, Rothfuss […]