CRYPTID /ˈkrɪptɪd/ noun an animal whose existence or survival is disputed or unsubstantiated, such as the yeti. Last year, I had the pleasure of helping James Bojaciuk of 18thWall Productions to edit a series of novellas by some of the finest speculative authors of my acquaintance. ‘Cryptid Clash’ started as a joke on Facebook, and … Continue reading Cryptids Clashed
So, on Monday I got the go ahead from James Bojaciuk of 18th Wall Productions to announce that in 2016 I’ll be co-editing CRYPTID CLASH! What is CRYPTID CLASH! you ask? Why, it’ll be a series of novellas featuring cryptid-on-cryptid violence from a coterie of crackpot authors, including David Annandale, Gav Thorpe, William Meikle, … Continue reading The Cryptids Are Coming!
Today, courtesy of 18thWall Productions, as well as artists Johannes (Cryptid Clash, The Chromatic Court) and Barbara Sobczyńska, I’ve got a look at some of the internal art for the forthcoming Royal Occultist collection, Monmouth’s Giants (as well as another look at that fantastic cover).
Today I’ve got a special treat for fans of the Royal Occultist – a look at the top-notch cover for Monmouth’s Giants, the first volume of the Casefiles of the Royal Occultist. The book collects several previously published stories, as well as a brand new tale. It will be out soon from the kind folks at … Continue reading Monmouth’s Giants
This was a weird year. It wasn’t just me, right?
The final instalment of Cryptid Clash!, “Inzignanin”, is now available from 18thWall Productions. Lee County Lizard Man versus Third-Eye Man, with mercenaries, scientists and Confederate zombies caught in the middle.
The newest instalment of Cryptid Clash!, “Rumble” by Nikki Nelson-Hicks, is now available from 18thWall Productions. Mongolian Death Worms versus the monstrous Eaters in the Rocks, with a bevy of bureaucrats, environmentalists and mercenaries caught in the middle.
A new entry in 18thWall Productions’ Cryptid Clash! series, edited by James Bojaciuk and myself, is now available. “The Himalayan Horror”, by C.L. Werner, finds yetis brawling with Nazis, as well as a devilish canine out of nightmare.
There’s a new volume of Cryptid Clash! out from 18thWall Productions – “The Thunder of Madness”, by David Annandale. Soldiers and scientists clash over control of a deadly weapon, as cryptids battle amid the fury of the First World War.
18thWall Productions’ Cryptid Clash! continues, and this time out, Gav Thorpe brings the violence with “Conquest of the Nu-World: Ban-Manush Vs. Buru”. As a newly terraformed colony world goes silent, a team of mercenaries and middle-management set out to investigate. But something is waiting on them. Something hungry… Edited by James Bojaciuk and myself, Cryptid Clash! pits … Continue reading Nu-World Knockout