Review: Necrotech by K.C. Alexander
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Review: Necrotech by K.C. Alexander

Durand Welsh - September 8, 2017

While Necrotech is ostensibly cyberpunk, its darkness and violence are enough to earn it a place in the grimdark sci-fi category. The protagonist, Riko, is a violent,…

Review: The Waking Fire by Anthony Ryan
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Review: The Waking Fire by Anthony Ryan

Durand Welsh - August 12, 2017

THE WAKING FIRE is Book One of the Draconis Memoria, a new fantasy series from the author of the acclaimed Raven's Shadow series. The setting owes a…

Review: A Perfect Machine by Brett Savory
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Review: A Perfect Machine by Brett Savory

Durand Welsh - May 20, 2017

Brett Savory is best known for his short horror fiction, so it’s no surprise that his first novel, A Perfect Machine, concerns itself with secret societies, aberrant…

Review: The Godless by Ben Peek
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Review: The Godless by Ben Peek

Durand Welsh - March 2, 2017

The grimdark fantasy market is spoiled for multi-book epics. Abercrombie, Martin, and Bakker all have well-established series battling it out on the shelves. Fighting for a space…

Review: Snakewood by Adrian Selby
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Review: Snakewood by Adrian Selby

Durand Welsh - August 2, 2016

Make no mistake: Snakewood is grimdark. It’s grimdark and then some. Moral ambiguity infuses all the major characters, and no clear line is ever drawn between right…

Review: Nightwise by R.S. Belcher
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Review: Nightwise by R.S. Belcher

Durand Welsh - May 1, 2016

Urban fantasy is a mixed-breed animal. Horror, dark fantasy, romance, hard-boiled detective fiction, police procedural - urban fantasy pairs them off, lets them get comfy, and then…