The War of the Archons

As an avid Audible user, I often find myself looking through their Plus Catalog, books, and podcasts that are tied in with the monthly subscription. I had finished The Godfather, had a couple of weeks before my next credit, and wanted to start a new adventure. Most of the Plus Catalog is things like classic,Continue reading “The War of the Archons”

The Name of the Wind

When it comes to novels, I don’t think there is a genre quite as intimidating as fantasy. Epics usually span multiple books, often well over 700 pages any choice to sit down and dive headfirst is often vetted heavily. The sheer time commitment alone that goes into one of these series is nothing to scoffContinue reading “The Name of the Wind”

Gideon The Ninth

In September 2019, a fever dream of a fantasy book was published, acclaiming not only the Hugo Nominee for the best novel but a relatively tight-knit following. A tale of a knight and a necromancer whose life’s purpose is to make one another miserable. I am, of course, talking about Tamsyn Muir’s Gideon the Ninth,Continue reading “Gideon The Ninth”

The Hidden Dungeon Only I Can Enter

Spoiler Free Winter 2021 has to be one of the most stacked seasons in recent memory. Quintuplets season 2 solidifying itself as a powerhouse harem. The Grandfather of the modern Isekai showing using why indeed, Jobless Reincarnation, has that title. Beautifully disturbing Wonder Egg Priority, or the second season of soon-to-be-modern masterpiece Beastars. In short,Continue reading “The Hidden Dungeon Only I Can Enter”

Chivalry of a Failed Knight

Spoilers Marked During the onset of the 2010s, anime was dipping its toes into what would become the Isekai era. Series like Log Horizon, Sword Art Online, and Rokka: Braves of the Six Flowers showed what it would be like to play in a semi-fantasy world, usually with some sort of stats or progression thatContinue reading “Chivalry of a Failed Knight”