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Skeptic heroes

I’ve been spending the last two hours trying to find my way around the various reprints and repackagings of Michael Moorcock’s Elric series. I read the books out of order, part in English and part in Italian translation, back when I was in high school. 387 more words


The Elric Saga, Part 2

The first of Moorcock’s Elric stories was published in 1961. Like many series of that era, it was not planned to be such. The stories were simply popular enough that editors asked for more, and Moorcock obliged. 293 more words

Fantasy Author

What's YOUR favorite fictional sword?

Sure, this Fantasy Faction article on swords in fantasy¬†dates back to 2011, but that doesn’t bother me. Not when I still listen to classic Black Sabbath albums like¬† 507 more words

The Elric Saga of Michael Moorcock

This summer I’ve been revisiting some of the books I read when I was in high school. Works that blew me away and made an indelible mark on the whole genre. 578 more words


Stand up and walk. Keep moving forward. You’ve got two good legs. So get up and use them. You’re strong enough to make your own path.

-Edward Elric