Tag Archives: swashbucklers

Elina Svendotir, by Mates Laurentiu

Elina Svendotir, by Mates Laurentiu “Sometimes I feel like Jesse James Still tryin’ to make a name. Knowing nothing’s gonna change what I am. I was a young troubadour When I wrote in on a song. I’ll be an old troubadour … Continue reading

Posted in Medieval Fantasy, Role-Playing Games | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Pirotess Redesign, by Elif Siebenpfeiffer

Pirotess Redesign, by Elif Siebenpfeiffer Record of the Lodoss War is another fantasy series that’s been recommended to me by various people but that I’ve never gotten around to investigating. Apparently it’s a bigger series than I thought, with manga, … Continue reading

Posted in Medieval Fantasy, Movies/Television, Villainesses | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Amalthea the Phrenic Slayer, by Gordon Napier

Amalthea the Phrenic Slayer and Elf Attack, by Gordon Napier As a player who primarily rolls fighting classes, I’ll admit that I don’t know much about the field of psionics. It’s a pure mental discipline, involving telekinesis, arcane- and matter-manipulation, … Continue reading

Posted in Gaming, Medieval Fantasy | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Kiera Knightley as Pirate King Elizabeth Swann

Pirate King Elizabeth Swann in Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End “Prepare every vessel that floats. At dawn, we’re at war.” —Elizabeth Swann I remember being surprised and impressed with Kiera Knightley’s performance when I saw Pirates of the … Continue reading

Posted in Movies/Television, Piiirates! Arr! | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Brian Kesinger’s Tea Girls

Tea Girls, by Brian Kesinger (images used with permission) “Steampunk is…a joyous fantasy of the past, allowing us to revel in a nostalgia for what never was. It is a literary playground for adventure, spectacle, drama, escapism and exploration. But … Continue reading

Posted in Piiirates! Arr!, Steampunk | Tagged , , , , , , , | 3 Comments