Monthly Archives: June 2014

More on the Female Warrior

Samantha Swords came up in a number of posts this week. She is a stuntwoman and studies Western Martial Arts (WMA) in New Zealand. She’s got a Tumblr page worth checking out. Her press agent seems very effective. There’s a … Continue reading

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In searching for old art by Dave Trampier, I stumbled across an image of Grimjack (aka. John Gaunt). I’m not sure how many people remember him any more. He was a character from the 1980s, an independent comic by John … Continue reading

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David Trampier (1954-2014)

David Trampier, age 59, died of cancer at 10:58 a.m. Monday, Mar. 24, 2014, in Helia Healthcare, Carbondale, IL. You’ll find a lot about him at Wikipedia. His obituary can be seen at Castle Perilous Games & Books is located … Continue reading

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