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

Posted in Art, Heroic Fantasy, Women in Armor | Leave a comment

Grimjack

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

Posted in Art, Detectives, Dungeons and Dragons, Film Noir, Heroic Fantasy | Leave a comment

David Trampier (1954-2014)

David Trampier passed away this year on Mar. 24, 2014. You’ll find a lot about him at Wikipedia. His obituary can be seen at http://thesouthern.com/news/local/obituaries/david-trampier/article_e5b7b0bf-f9f8-500a-9b5e-2a3194c214e9.html. Castle Perilous Games & Books is located in Carbondale, Illinois, and actually had contact with … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Dungeons and Dragons | Leave a comment