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Fantasy Review: Beastborne Chronicles by James T. Callum (ongoing)

Title: The Beastborn Chronicles (First Two Books) Author: James T. Callum Location of book: https://amzn.to/3llIVyR (kindle only) Review Score: 20/10/20/10/10= 70/100 Difference between a litRPG and progressive fantasy: https://abnormalvaverage.com/2020/10/24/reviews-and-a-new-genre/ Creativity: 20 (-5 for crazy-long expositions) Plot: 10 (-10 for cutoffs that cause frustration. -5 for random subplots that go nowhere) Dialogue: […]

Quicklist- LitRPG Fantasy

LitRPG, short for Literary Role Playing Game, is a literary genre combining the conventions of computer RPGs with science-fiction and fantasy novels.[1] The term is a neologism introduced in 2013. The above is taken from the wikipedia page found here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LitRPG Ever further does my teaching experience influence this blog. Maybe I should just lean into the fact that I like writing […]

Review System

I’ve seen other websites review systems for differing works, but never quite agreed with how they categorized the given material, nor with how they tore into the author or sang their praises. I prefer to think of myself as decidedly neutral, not quite apathy with a twist of disinterest. I […]