Levels of Fantasy

Inspired by this interesting article about differences of epic fantasy and sword and sorcery I will try to put my own interpretation adding a third element high fantasy. being both a military history enthusiast and a role-playing games lover I will use two different equivalents to show the differences. There are three levels of military engagements….

EPIC METAL REVIEWS SERIES (updated)

Now we are rolling like thunder! i have got another two great bands for review as you will see bellow I had to postpone for a while the metal reviews series but we are back on track and we will continue! Well since I have made already some few posts about new and old epic…

Angel Knights

The Angel Knights Prequel/Novella by Mary Ting Genre: Urban Fantasy Michael and Claudia’s decision to move back to Crossroads was to keep their children safe, but they can’t escape who they are. Their children, Zachary and Lucia, were destined to be demon hunters—Venators. From the age they were able to hold a sword, they were…

Land of Oyr’s Epic Metal Reviews 3. Validor

After many problems, we are back on track with our epic metal reviews. Validor is a metal band from Greece with more than a decade of existence and three full albums up to now. They play a brutal epic sound being in their own way unique and original. Their latest album Hail to Fire is…

The Goddess’s Choice Release Blitz

The Goddess’s Choice The Kronicles of Korthlundia Book 1 by Jamie Marchant Genre: Epic Fantasy In a world where the corrupt church hides the truth about magic, the fate of the joined kingdom falls on the shoulders of two young people from opposite ends of the social hierarchy. Crown Princess Samantha’s life begins to fall…

R. E. Howard

Eighty-one years ago the man that created Conan decided to abandon life. Thankfully he had left a rich heritage behind for us to follow. I have paid my tribute to this great author, may Crom judge him well (and me).

Savage Swords, by Viel Nast 

Originally posted on Books Reviews Anonymous:
Conan the Barbarian indeed. Savage Swords is a parallel that draws from the comics.? As Gonan leads an expedition through the dangerous jungle, they find out precisely how dangerous.? It’s got lots of action and it’s not as sexual as I figured it would be. There’s an alpha male…

Rosinanti Series

Rosinanti The Rosinanti Series Book 1 by Kevin J Kessler Genre: Fantasy The Rosinanti Dragons are no more. Since their extinction nearly one thousand years ago these primal powerhouses have fallen into the obscurity of history’s forgotten lore. In that time, humans have come to dominate the world of Terra, peacefully ignorant to one horrifying…

Mental Damnation: Reality

Reality Mental Damnation Part 1 by Konn Lavery Genre: Epic Dark Fantasy Having her family murdered by the humans during her people’s banishment from the surface world, Krista and her only friend, Darkwing, struggle to remain alive. The pair of reptilian street scum live in their newfound home, the City of Renasence, dictated by a…

Constantinople falls, Rennainance begins for Europe.

Today is one of the most famous anniversaries in the known history. The Eastern Roman Empire finally falls (never to recover) and the east is conquered by a new people with a new religion, Islamic otomans border now Europe. The flight of many men of arts and culture to the west carrying with them only parchments of ancient…

Lost treasures of epic metal: 4 Iron Sword

I have never listened to a band from portugal before. They are active for over twenty years but their path of true metal led them to have only few albums. Iron Sword has a manly brutal vocals and old metal school riffs, their lyrics are epic and they are true and honest, what else would you…

Y’Keta Tour and Giveaway

Y’keta The Sky Road Trilogy Book 1 by Sandra Hurst Genre: Epic Fantasy Banished. Cast out. Powerless. Y’keta is exiled to the small village of Esquialt as his father’s punishment for his rebellious spirit. Village tradition gives him one Cycle, from spring to spring, to earn the right to stay. The villagers have a legend…

Dragon Songs Saga

Prelude to Insurrection A Legends of Tivara Story by JC Kang Genre: Epic Fantasy, YA Only an orphan half-elf spy can avert a rebellion before it starts. Jie’s superior senses have made her the perfect lookout. Now, as the adopted daughter of the Black Lotus Clanmaster, she wants to prove her pointed ears aren’t a…

Silver Dagger blog-book tours!

I become recently part of a team of bloggers that promote fantasy books and authors (not only epic) through Silver dagger. So, starting soon, expect to see and learn about many great books, writers and offers. Enjoy!

Savage Swords Excerpt available.

There is available an excerpt from the first book Savage Swords. It is part of the first chapter and it is available under the editorial reviews section (don’t ask me why!) Enjoy!

Barbarian Font

Unfortunately, i didn’t find this fantastic font when I was preparing Savage Swords‘ cover design. It would have looked incredible! Definitely on the paperback edition.  

High Captain – A tribute to J R R Tolkien

I am almost ready to release the second book in the Tribute to the great old ones series. The second book is a romantic story in the steps of the ones Tolkien wrote and captivated. A love but tragic story (as most of them are) but in the end, there is a ray of hope….

Call for reviewers

I am asking for reviewers for my first book. You can have a review blog, or you are an avid reader everyone is welcome! It’s a novelette in the sword and sorcery genre. The setting is in my fantasy world “Land of Oyr” and the story is a tribute to Robert Howard’s Conan. The book is titled…