Category Archives: fantasy

Rape Is Just One Horror During The Collapse Of Civilization In Westeros

This week’s episode of the HBO series based on George R.R. Martin’s novels has produced a big fan controversy over Jaime Lanister’s rape of Cersei. What are the directors trying to do with this scene, which is not in the … Continue reading

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Let Us Tilt At The Dragons We Make

Everyone comes to see the dragons, so we have made it easy to see them. The road into town passes right by the knight’s field. You have seen the window of the original dragon on our cathedral. Many years have … Continue reading

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Korgoth of Barbaria

This is apparently the pilot of a cartoon that never went into episodic production. It’s also ridiculously full of fantasy fanboy humor and silly, over-the-top Metalocalypse-style violence.

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Knights of Badassdom

Do LARPers really fantasize about fighting she-demons? Yes, they do. And yes, that short person is Peter Dinklage from Game of Thrones, who is almost certain to be nominated for an Emmy (for GOT, not this).

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Tyrion Lannister’s Flawless Victory Open Thread

Open thread fundraiser. Now everyone please slap themselves silly // and please oh please // drop some cash in the kitty!

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Gollum Sings “I Will Survive”

Via Reddit, video of MythBusters’ Adam Savage calling in to Minnesota Public Radio’s Wits. Neil Gaiman instigates. Enjoy!

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Warhammer 40K On YouTube

Games Workshop has the right idea. Video game crossover is a great idea for a tabletop game this cool. So is YouTube marketing: They do a lot of their marketing through YouTube: The milieu comes complete with pulp fiction populating … Continue reading

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