Game of Thrones, Review, Television

I Finally Watched Game of Thrones (Season 7)

People say that season eight is the worst season of GoT. And it is! But people tend to forget that season seven was also really bad. Winter is coming. Cersei continues to seize power in King's Landing and prepares for the war against Daenerys. Meanwhile, the Mother of Dragons unites with the men of the… Continue reading I Finally Watched Game of Thrones (Season 7)

Manga, One Piece, Review

The Great One Piece Journey (Part 18): Amazon Lily

One of the biggest strengths of One Piece is the incredible group dynamic of the Straw Hats. So what does Oda do? He tears the crew apart and leaves Luffy on his own! I'm not super hot on this cover, to be honest. After a crushing defeat at Saboady Archipelago, Luffy finds himself soaring through… Continue reading The Great One Piece Journey (Part 18): Amazon Lily

Books, Character Analysis, The Mind of a Character, Threads of Reality

Introducing the Cast of Threads of Reality: Nileth Barok

Most fantasy protagonists are good people. The kinds of men and women who are able and willing to help people and fight evil. Characters like Kaladin from The Stormlight Archive, Rand from The Wheel of Time, and Aragorn from The Lord of the Rings. Good people, all of them (except maybe Rand around the time… Continue reading Introducing the Cast of Threads of Reality: Nileth Barok

Books, By the Cover, Wheel of Time

The Shadow Rising (By the Cover): Into the Wastes

I swear to god, these covers just get less accurate every time! I feel like there's a character or thirty missing from this scene. I'm only half certain about what's happening here. We've got four characters front and center; Rand in red (I think), Mat in green (I think), Egwene (I think), and... is that… Continue reading The Shadow Rising (By the Cover): Into the Wastes