Tag Archives: Post-apocalyptic

The Remaining by D.J. Molles – Book Review [Bane of Kings]


Milo, aka “Bane of Kings” reviews The Remaining by D.J. Molles, the first in the zombie series of the same name that was initially self-published in 2012, and has now been picked up by a traditional publisher – Orbit Books. This is currently available to buy in both the USA and the UK. 

“A fun, action packed read that although suffers from a poor main character, is for the most part, entertaining and enjoyable – and allows for a great new take on zombies.” ~Bane of Kings, The Founding Fields

Top DC Comics For January 2014 [Shadowhawk]

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Shadowhawk runs down the top DC comics to be looking forward to in January, 2014.

Top DC Comics For December [Shadowhawk]

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Shadowhawk takes a look at the top titles from DC to look out for in the holiday month.

Top DC Comics For November [Shadowhawk]

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Shadowhawk takes a look at and talks about the top DC comics to watch out for in November, single issues and graphic novels alike.

Metro 2033 by Dmitry Glukhovsky – Book Review [Bellarius]


Bellarius takes a step away from the usual books of English or American origins to take a look at Dmitry Glukhovsky’s Metro 2033

“A facinating tale of survival and humanity repeating its mistakes, but with strengths which are a double edged sword.” – Bellarius, The Founding Fields

The Exodus Towers by Jason M. Hough – Book Review [Shadowhawk]

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Shadowhawk reviews the second Dire Earth Cycle novel from this year’s debut author Jason M. Hough.

“Building on what he started with The Darwin Elevator, Hough continues to paint a unique post-apocalyptic vision involving mysterious aliens and space elevators.” ~Shadowhawk, The Founding Fields

Comics Round-up 02.08.2013

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Shadowhawk and Bane of Kings welcome you to the first round-up for August.

“The rebooted Aphrodite IX proves to be great while the first two issues of musician Max Bemis’ Polarity from Boom Studios manage to astound spectacularly. And back in superhero-land, Greg Pak’s first two issues of Batman/Superman disappoint like none other, even though Ray Fawkes’ Trinity War tie-in second issue of Pandora proves to be a spectacular issue.” ~Shadowhawk, The Founding Fields

“Before Watchmen manages to both excel and disappoint, whilst Scott Snyder excels in the Pre-New 52 era, and Green Hornet Year One is a much better origin story for the character than the recent film.” ~Bane of Kings, The Founding Fields

Three by Jay Posey Giveaway (Angry Robot) – Update


Shadowhawk and The Founding Fields present another giveaway, courtesy once again of the great folks at Angry Robot.

“A debut novel by a game designer and a cover that evokes Assassin’s Creed. If that doesn’t sound promising, then nothing else does.” ~Shadowhawk, The Founding Fields

Legends of the Duskwalker: Three by Jay Posey – Book Review [Bane of Kings]


Bane of Kings shares his thoughts on the Angry Robot published Three, written by Jay Posey.

“A fun, action packed read that serves as a solid debut – I’m on board for Book Two for certain.” ~Bane of Kings, The Founding Fields

The Darwin Elevator by Jason M. Hough – Advance Review [Shadowhawk]

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Shadowhawk reviews the first novel of the Dire Earth Cycle series from new author Jason M. Hough, published by Del Rey.

“A novel that reminds me of Resident Evil and Firefly both? I’ll be having seconds and thirds! Hough has taken some neat fantastical SF concepts and given them a new spin.” ~Shadowhawk, The Founding Fields