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The Santa Myth…

...And Why Pit Such a Cheery Legend Against the Horror of Zombies? by John Mayer Although this very question sounds paradoxical, the horror genre has always been at its best when it injects the shocking, the gruesome, the profane, the unknown, the ugly with the...

Storytime with Ian: Who are the Jötnar?

“In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth”. See, that’s where the Christianity has it all wrong. All good Vikings knew the real story of how it all really began. The same way it will all end. With giants. Ginnungagap was the great emptiness before...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Gwendolyn Nix gwen@outlandentertainment.com SANTA VS ZOMBIES, ORIGINAL GRAPHIC NOVEL, LAUNCHES ON KICKSTARTER  Adventurous world full of Christmas cheer and gore to launch April 9, 2019   TOPEKA, KANSAS (April 11, 2019)—A...

NEW COMIC, ORC GIRL & GOBBO, RELEASES FROM OUTLAND ENTERTAINMENT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Gwendolyn Nix gwen@outlandentertainment.com NEW COMIC, ORC GIRL & GOBBO, RELEASES FROM OUTLAND ENTERTAINMENT  New Post-Apocalyptic Fantasy Comic Releases on March 29, 2019 TOPEKA, KANSAS (March 29, 2019)—Orc Girl & Gobbo,...

Planet Comicon 2019 Booth #1925

Hello folks! As we do every year, we'll be out at our hometown show, Planet Comicon. We'll have a variety of books, games, comics, and artwork on the table for you to check out! We'll be at booth #1925. This year, special guest Chris Yarbrough will be joining us for...

NEW VIKINGVERSE GRAPHIC NOVEL, THE JÖTUNN WAR, LAUNCHES ON KICKSTARTER

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Gwendolyn Nix gwen@outlandentertainment.com NEW VIKINGVERSE GRAPHIC NOVEL, THE JÖTUNN WAR, LAUNCHES ON KICKSTARTER The first of a four-issue graphic novel brings Norse history to life this March TOPEKA, KANSAS (March 22, 2019)—...

Reclaiming Norse Mythology from the Nazis by Ian Stuart Sharpe

It is one of the most iconic scenes in modern cinematic history:  Indiana Jones is in a desperate race against the Nazis, a lone hero battling against the entire German war machine to prevent an ancient artefact of immense power from falling into the wrong hands. Of...

Interview with Ian Stuart Sharpe, Author of The All Father Paradox!

Q: What made you write The All Father Paradox? Ian Stuart Sharpe: I think it was preordained. Not in a crazy way, you understand. You just learn to spot the signs, to realize that something is off-kilter. For example, in the year 793AD, according to the Anglo-Saxon...

THE ALL FATHER PARADOX Releases in October!

THE ALL FATHER PARADOX by Ian Stuart Sharpe Coming in October! What if an ancient god escaped his fate…and history was thrown to the wolves? Churchwarden Michaels thought it was just a run-of-the-mill crazy old man who stood in the graveyard, hellbent on studying...

HATH NO FURY Has Hit the Shelves and E-Readers!

Mother. Warrior. Caregiver. Wife. Lover. Survivor. Trickster. Heroine. Leader.   This anthology features 21 stories and six essays about women who defy genre stereotypes. Here, it’s not the hero who acts while the heroine waits to be rescued; Hath No Fury’s...

DEMONGATE

SYNOPSIS:
A blighted world is ruled by a beautiful queen, who sacrifices children to keep her youth. When a prophesied chosen one comes through a demongate from Earth, he succeeds in bringing water back to the desert wastes, giving the world a chance for new life. A wizard ally uses his skills to help find a way for the chosen one and his friends to return to Earth. A dark portal fantasy featuring a snarky

CHARACTERS:
Badger: A dark skinned warrior who wears cornrows, he is determined to bring the chosen one to safety, hoping to save the world. His unfamiliarity with Earth slang and his snarky attitude provide humor, and his badass skills help him aid the chosen one in saving the world.

Griswald: A banished wizard, who believed he was bringing hope to the queen to explain a savior was coming and would save the children. He has sent Badger to bring the prophecy to completion.

Kai: Griswald’s young servant.

Queen Ahranel: The ruler, whose wizard keeps her young and beautiful through sacrificing children. All the adults in her kingdom were killed by a plague; only those who use magic and sacrifice have survived.

Gramaldy: An obese wizard who uses his magic to drink the life of children, keeping the queen young and beautiful. Though he is eaten by a Cappasiguard, his machinations cannot be stopped by a single death.

Gennin: A dance instructor of a troupe of boys. She and one of the dancers are transported to a different world during a storm at sea. (Possibly of Asian descent)

David Patrick: At first thought to be the only survivor of Gennin’s dance troupe, who arrives with her in a different world. Badger rescues him as the chosen one. When David and Badger go to rescue Gennin, they inadvertently free the waters beneath the desert, bringing new life to the planet and fulfilling a prophecy. Eventually, he becomes a gate master, able to open the demongates at will.

Vic: A sailor who tried to save Gennin and the dancers, and who was transported with David and Gennin.

Mark: A member of Gennin’s dance troupe. (Blond.)

Carl: A member of Gennin’s dance troupe. (Asian descent)

Cappasiguard: Whale-like creatures that may have intelligence. One kills Grimaldy to save David, Gennin, and Badger.

Mr. Dark: A black-hatted villain of a gate master.