Tag Archives: Short Stories

Animus Malorum by L J Goulding – eBook Review [Bellarius]


Bellarius begins looking into the series of Legion of the Damned short stories released by Black Library, starting with Animus Malorum by L J Golding.

“Proof that an interesting idea cannot make a good story on its own.” – Bellarius, The Founding Fields

Top DC Comics For October [Shadowhawk]

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

Angels of Death Round-up Part 1 – Short Story Review [Shadowhawk]

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Shadowhawk reviews the first five Angels of Death short stories.

“As always with such things, this is a right mix of all sorts of stories and for the most part they were all enjoyable. Great little experiment that I’d like to see repeated at some point.” ~Shadowhawk, The Founding Fields

Top DC Comics For September [Shadowhawk]

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Shadowhawk runs down the top DC comics to look out for September as Villains Month kicks off.

Tales From The Cobra Wars by Max Brooks – Book Review [Shadowhawk]


Shadowhawk reviews IDW’s first full prose collection of short stories set within its G.I.Joe (licensed) franchise.

“Some of the best G.I.Joe fiction I’ve read to date, Tales From The Cobra Wars is a top-notch collection of short stories from some really talented writers.” ~The Founding Fields

Dark Imperium by Various Authors – Book Review [Eroldren]

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Eroldren reviews the WH40K  anthology, Dark Imperium, edited by Marc Gascoigne and Andy Jones, collecting shot stories from Simon Jowett, Ben Counter, Gav Thorpe, Barrington J. Bayley, Neil Rutledge, Robert Earl, William King, Andy Chambers and Matthew Farrer.

“All strangers interested in Warhammer 40,000 will find themselves enthralled by the grim darkness somewhere within these pages .” – The Founding Fields

Guest-spot with Emma Newman and the Split Worlds


We don’t often do guest posts and such, but when we do, we always aim to bring you the best content we can. In that same spirit, we have author Emma Newman, one of Angry Robot’s latest acquisitions, stopping by to give us a special exclusive short story set in the Split Words, the setting for her upcoming novels. Enjoy!

Beneath the Flesh by Andy Smillie – Guest Review [Dagmire]


Friend of the site, Dagmire, famous member of the popular Warhammer 40k podcast “The Overlords,” (episodes available from iTunes) reviews a short story from one of Black Library’s latest authors, Andy Smillie.

This short story is very well-written and conveys the blood lust suppressed by all of the Sons of Cretacia.” ~The Founding Fields

The Eviscerators [Short Story] by Richard Ford – Review [Commissar Ploss]


Commissar Ploss reviews The Eviscerators, a Thaddeus Blaklok short story by Richard Ford, featured in the Vivisepulture anthology by Anarchy Books.

“Brilliant. Awesome. Epic. Short. Perfect.” ~The Founding Fields

The Iron Warriors Omnibus – Advanced Review [Bane of Kings]


Bane of Kings reviews Graham McNeill’s The Iron Warriors Omnibus, published by Black Library, drawing from the characters and events that took place in the Ultramarines series by the same author, who is a New York Times Bestseller. The Omnibus contains the stories Storm of Iron (novel), The Enemy of My Enemy, The Heraclitus Effect, The Skull Harvest, Iron Warrior (novella), The Iron Without, and The Beast of Calth. This is published by Black Library.

“Ruthless, fast-paced, action packed, this epic collection of short stories, novels and a novella, is one that you won’t want to miss.~The Founding Fields

(First Looks with Commissar Ploss)