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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 […]

Margaret Atwood’s “The Handmaid’s Tale” Sequel “The Testaments” Coming in 2019

Author Margaret Atwood is bringing another tale of Gilead to readers next year, in a sequel to her “The Handmaid’s Tale” called “The Testaments”. Of the announcement, Atwood said in a statement released along with the news from Doubleday Books: “Dear Readers, everything you’ve ever asked me about Gilead and its inner workings is the inspiration […]

Patrick Rothfuss panel wondercon 2018

[#WonderCon] Gather ‘Round the Campfire: Tellin’ Tales with Patrick Rothfuss, R.A. Salvatore, Tina LeCount Myers, and Jenna Rhodes

[Editor’s Note: This piece comes to us from the Gather Round the Campfire panel during WonderCon 2018 from Bleeding Cool contributor Dana Han-Klein.] Throw a bunch of fantasy writers in a room and what do you get? Philosophy, minimal practicality, and some great zingers. WonderCon 2018 special guest Patrick Rothfuss, author of The Kingkiller Chronicle series, was joined […]

LGBTQ Writers And Creators Talk Queer Pop Culture At NYCC 2017

Rosilyne Bean wrote from New York Comic Con 2017: New York Times tech columnist and book review editor Jude Biersdorfer hosted this year’s Queer Pop Culture panel at NYCC. She was joined by several artists, activists, and cosplayers in discussion of their experiences and work in the community. David Barclay Moore was there to discuss his […]

AMC Developing ’90s Chicago Crime Drama ‘Gang Leader For A Day’

Sudhir Venkatesh’s best-selling book Gang Leader for a Day will be making the transition from page to screen as AMC announced it is developing a drama series adaptation from Ben Watkins (Burn Notice, Hand of God), Edward Burns (Public Morals and tapped to star) and production company Radar. Watkins will be adapting Venkatesh’s novel for […]

who fears death

‘Who Fears Death’: George R.R. Martin, HBO To Produce Okorafor Novel

Author Nnedi Okorafor took to her Twitter account today to announce that HBO “is now in early development” on a series adaptation of her sci-fi fantasy novel Who Fears Death, with George R.R. Martin (Game of Thrones) tapped as executive producer. Here’s an overview of Who Fears Death from Penguin Random House, who published the […]

IDW Brings On Michael Martens As Director Of Trade Sales

IDW Publishing has announced that it’s made Michael J. Martens their new Director of Trade Sales. Martens will be the publisher’s direct liaison with their new trade paperback and hardcover distribution partner, Penguin Random House. Martens has more than thirty years of experience starting in 1982 where he worked at Capital City Distribution in various […]