Fantasy, Geek Culture, Literature, Opinion

Grand or Gritty, Which Does it for You?

It’s no secret that I’m an aspiring writer, and shameless plug time, I have a brand-new book out today! So, if you haven’t yet, be sure to get your copy of Chronicles of the Bear: Volume 1, available through Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and other fine e-book retailers. In the process of getting it ready,… Continue reading Grand or Gritty, Which Does it for You?

Fantasy, Literature

Bi-Weekly Book Club: The Last Wish (Part Four)

Welcome to the final meeting of the first book in our bi-weekly book club! We just finished the last two chapters of The Last Wish, reading the title story “The Last Wish” and finishing off the frame story “The Voice of Reason”. If you'd like to catch up, do so here, or just wait for… Continue reading Bi-Weekly Book Club: The Last Wish (Part Four)

Fantasy, Film

Sorry I Missed It, But Happy I Found It.

Greetings, everyone, and welcome back. Every now and again I manage to come across something that has somehow slip under my radar, and I wonder to myself how the hell I never seemed to notice it before. Well that’s exactly what happened a couple of weeks ago when I was on the edge of sleep… Continue reading Sorry I Missed It, But Happy I Found It.

Fantasy, Literature

Bi-Weekly Book Club: The Last Wish (Part Three)

Welcome back to Book Club! If you've never been to book club before, start here! This time we’ve read chapter three, four, and five of The Last Wish. These chapters showed some more of the frame story ("The Voice of Reason") as well as the short stories "The Lesser Evil," "A Question of Price," and "The… Continue reading Bi-Weekly Book Club: The Last Wish (Part Three)

Fantasy

Bi-Weekly Book Club: The Last Wish (Part Two)

Greetings, and welcome to Book Club! I hope everyone found their books alright and managed to carve an hour or two out of their busy schedules to read through the first two chapters of The Last Wish. Included in those chapters were two short stories in the witcher universe: "The Witcher" and "A Grain of… Continue reading Bi-Weekly Book Club: The Last Wish (Part Two)

Dungeons and Dragons, Table Top Gaming

Onward to Adventure!

Being stuck at home more often than not lately, I finally got a chance to dive into a couple of new games that I purchased on the cheap a while back, and I was more than pleased with what I found once I did. They’re both systems that are heavily inspired by the fantastic old… Continue reading Onward to Adventure!

Fantasy

Bi-Weekly Book Club: The Last Wish (Part One)

This is an idea I’ve had since I first started writing for 101 Militia, but it never made the cut on any previous weeks because I want this to be really interactive, and the stats just weren’t there for it. In the past few weeks, though, our readership has really been climbing! And I’m hoping… Continue reading Bi-Weekly Book Club: The Last Wish (Part One)

Anime

By Crom!

Welcome back, gang, and I hope you’re all ready for another installment of our animated shows you’ve probably never seen but should series, and I’ve got a really good one instore for you this week. For this time around I thought we’d move away from the action/adventure and scifi scenes and take a look at… Continue reading By Crom!

Review

27 Questions (and Comments): An Artemis Fowl Review

Artemis Fowl. This evil little twelve year old was my childhood. It was the first fandom I was ever in. It was the first fanfiction I ever read and, yes, wrote. I learned the fairy language so I could decipher the lines along edges of the pages of the first book. I wrote in the… Continue reading 27 Questions (and Comments): An Artemis Fowl Review

Review, Video Games

Let’s Talk: Oceanhorn

Being stuck inside for however many days I’ve been inside (I lost count somewhere around April) I’ve been digging into some more childhood games. As a young kid I couldn’t get over my obsession with Legend of Zelda, it’s my all time favorite franchise and I’ve played each game to death, all except for the… Continue reading Let’s Talk: Oceanhorn