So first off, fellow Alliterate Wolfgang, known to parts around here as the Monkey King, commands a large percentage of this month's Dragon Magazine with a series of articles on China Mieville's excellent world of Bas-Lag. Bas-Lag is the setting of his novels, including Perdido Street Station (reviewed here). Wolf revealed his work on the project to our Alliterates months ago, and I, for one, have been incredibly jealous ever since. If the magazine is not enough, he has a couple more monsters that did not make it into the mag here and here.
In other news, Guild Wars Nightfall has been nominated for Massively Multiplayer Game of the Year from the Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences. I'm delighted on behalf of my co-workers, and it is a honor to be nominated.
I Was Wrong (The 1930 Hobbit) - So, as I mentioned in my last post, the newly arrived splendidly illustrated catalogue for the current Bodleian Tolkien exhibit, TOLKIEN: MAKER OF MIDDLE E...
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