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We’re big fans of Andy Weir’s science fiction survival tale, The Martian, and have been eagerly following all of the news surrounding the development of the movie.
Today, the folks making the film released a list of actors currently attached to the project, and it is A-list all the way: Matt Damon will star in the [...]
After my chat with historian Dan Jones about the Wars of the Roses, a medieval conflict cited by George R.R. Martin as an influence on his A Song of Ice and Fire, I started thinking about other things that might have inspired Martin’s epic fantasy. That’s when I remembered the draugr, an undead horror that [...]Read More
I can thank Star Wars for introducing me to the works of mythologist Joseph Campbell, whose book The Hero With a Thousand Faces has been cited by George Lucas as a major influence in the development of the Star Wars films. Hero awoke a passion for mythology in me that has never faded, and made [...]Read More
Forget whatever stodgy, hide-bound stereotype that might come to mind when you encounter the word “historian”: Medieval historian and author Dan Jones isn’t anything like that.
He’s the kind of guy that you wish you could have been one of your teachers: His passion for history is contagious. It’s not enough for Jones that you learn [...]
The official Halo Nightfall trailer has arrived, and it looks like it’s going to be a heck of a ride.
There’s no denying that the Halo universe is the hottest military science fiction property out there, and if this thing is as good as it looks, maybe it will finally be the boost that gets us [...]