ANNOUNCEMENT: The King Must Fall goes live today!

Today, our new Kickstarter anthology The King Must Fall goes live!   The King Must Fall is a dark fantasy anthology featuring 14+ authors writing about rogues, assassins, mages, blackguards, and...
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ANNOUNCEMENT: The King Must Fall goes live today!

REVIEW: The Goblin Emperor by Katherine Addison

The Goblin Emperor by Katherine Addison is many things; a novel about elves and goblins, a story with mages and magic, and a book with a steampunk aesthetic. Yet, these...
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REVIEW: The Goblin Emperor by Katherine Addison

REVIEW: A Quiet Place Part II

A Quiet Place Part II picks up from the shocking events of the 2018 horror film directed by John Krasinski. Following the death of Lee, the Abbott family move through...
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REVIEW: A Quiet Place Part II

REVIEW: Deadlands – The Weird West

Deadlands: The Weird West is a roleplaying game that ranks up there with Vampire: The Masquerade and Call of Cthulhu as my all-time favorites. Coincidentally, those are some of the...
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REVIEW: Deadlands – The Weird West

Artist spotlight: Carlos Diaz

When Carlos Diaz responded to our last cover artist open window after the departure of Jason Deem, his was one of the first submission emails I opened, and he was...
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Artist spotlight: Carlos Diaz

REVIEW: The Girl and the Mountain by Mark Lawrence

I received a review copy of The Girl and the Mountain from the author in exchange for an honest review. Thank you to Mark Lawrence and Ace Books. The Girl...
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REVIEW: The Girl and the Mountain by Mark Lawrence

REVIEW: 3:33 AM by Luke Hindmarsh

3:33 AM by Luke Hindmarsh is an occult horror novel that I picked up immediately upon release. I was a big fan of Mercury's Son by the same author, so...
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REVIEW: 3:33 AM by Luke Hindmarsh

An Interview with Terry Miles, Author of Rabbits

Undoubtedly, if you are into podcasts as a long-form of storytelling you know of Terry Miles and by extension Tanis, and Minnow Beats Whale. Miles is a writer, producer, and...
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An Interview with Terry Miles, Author of Rabbits

EXCLUSIVE: The King Must Fall book trailer

With our The King Must Fall Kickstarter anthology only eight days away I am so stoked to show you the book trailer by the awesome Pen Astridge. We have some...
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EXCLUSIVE: The King Must Fall book trailer

REVIEW: Sins of Empire by Brian McClellan

A decade on from the events of the magnificent Powdermage trilogy we return to Brian McClellan’s brilliant world of military flintlock fantasy in Sins of Empire. The Adran-Kez war is...
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REVIEW: Sins of Empire by Brian McClellan
ANNOUNCEMENT: The King Must Fall goes live today! ANNOUNCEMENT: The King Must Fall goes...
REVIEW: The Goblin Emperor by Katherine Addison REVIEW: The Goblin Emperor by Katherine...
REVIEW: A Quiet Place Part II REVIEW: A Quiet Place Part II
REVIEW: Deadlands – The Weird West REVIEW: Deadlands – The Weird West
Artist spotlight: Carlos Diaz Artist spotlight: Carlos Diaz
REVIEW: The Girl and the Mountain by Mark Lawrence REVIEW: The Girl and the Mountain...
REVIEW: 3:33 AM by Luke Hindmarsh REVIEW: 3:33 AM by Luke Hindmarsh
An Interview with Terry Miles, Author of Rabbits An Interview with Terry Miles, Author...
EXCLUSIVE: The King Must Fall book trailer EXCLUSIVE: The King Must Fall book...
REVIEW: Sins of Empire by Brian McClellan REVIEW: Sins of Empire by Brian...

REVIEW: Fate of Madness by Jesse Teller

Here we go, the final doorstop of a volume in the massive tetralogy by Jesse Teller, Fate of Madness. After the first three tomes, Onslaught of Madness, Wrath of Madness, and Plight of Madness,...

REVIEW: Wolf of Wessex by Matthew Harffy

In The Wolf Of Wessex, Matthew Harffy picks up a theme which has worked well in other genres and applies it to Dark Ages England. The theme I’m referring to is that of the...

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REVIEW: The Dragon of Jin-Sayeng by K.S Villoso

The Dragon of Jin-Sayeng is the third and final book in K.S. Villoso’s Chronicles of the Bitch Queen trilogy. The structure of this one, more than either of its predecessors, feels like three separate...

REVIEW: The Maleficent Seven by Cameron Johnston

The Maleficent Seven from author Cameron Johnston is an interesting, bloody, action-packed novel that starts big and doesn’t let up. Starting at a point where most novels would end, The Maleficent Seven brings a...

EXCLUSIVE: Author list reveal for The King Must Fall dark fantasy Kickstarter anthology

With go-live for The King Must Fall Kickstarter only a couple of weeks away, it’s time to bring you in on who is going to be writing these regicidal stories for you. And, by the...

REVIEW: The Poppy War by R.F. Kuang

R.F. Kuang’s The Poppy War, a fantasy novel inspired by the darkest chapters of China’s twentieth century, tells the story of small-town war orphan Fang Runin (aka Rin). Rin’s life goes from bad to...

World of Darkness is coming to TV

Hey Grimdarklings, we here at Grimdark Magazine have been a big proponent of 90s tabletop game publisher, White Wolf, and its recent return to prominence with the release of Vampire: The Masquerade 5th Edition...

REVIEW: The Lions of Al-Rassan by Guy Gavriel Kay

The Lions of Al-Rassan is a beautifully written book filled with brutality, philosophy, religion, history, and romance. Guy Gavriel Kay, for most of his novels, occupies an interesting place between historical fiction and fantasy;...

REVIEW: The Empire’s Ruin by Brian Staveley

Brian Staveley’s The Empire’s Ruin is a solid and enjoyable return to the dark and vivid world of the Chronicle of the Unhewn Throne series. In the first novel of his new trilogy, Staveley...

REVIEW: Blackheart Knights by Laure Eve

New interpretations of Arthurian myths are hardly new by definition. These stories have been reshaped and told for centuries. In the last few years alone there have been countless variations – from Lavie Tidhar’s...