The DMRtian Chronicles, 9/30/2018


Marvel announces new Conan comics: Marvel to Publish 3 Ongoing Conan Comics – The Barbarian, Savage Sword Of and Age Of…

“Ball was one of the earliest authors to show that S&S wasn’t just something a few specific authors wrote, but an actual genre that anyone else with a heart for it could do.”: In the Beginning: The Thief of Forthe and Other Stories by Clifford Ball, edited by D.M. Ritzlin

Jack Vance feature from the New York Times: The Genre Artist

A new issue of Storyhack is on the way: Issue Three Update

“The way I see it, grimdark writers start with epic fantasy, add shock-horror, and declare it a corrective to simplistic, cookie-cutter fantasy by having injected supposed realism, moral and physical.”: An Old Man's Thoughts on Grimdark

Review of a new small press sword and sorcery magazine: Twilight Echoes

Clark Ashton Smith and William Hope Hodgson: Pre-Tolkien Fantasy: The Abominations of Yondo and The Voice in the Night

Sunday Morning Bonus Pulp: Weird Tales, November 1934