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Every generation fits the time-honoured constants of the hero tale to its own needs. Today's serial adventurers, whether they burst from re-envisioned histories or ply the humming... Read more
Every generation fits the time-honoured constants of the hero tale to its own needs. Today's serial adventurers, whether they burst from re-envisioned histories or ply the humming foredecks of an imagined future, ride a cresting cultural wave. Through 13 thrilling stories of threatened identity and vanquished disorder, The New Hero 2's diverse cast of top writers slices, dices and recombines the limits of the form. Grab a camera, medkit or mystic tome and rush to a rendezvous with the heroes of tomorrow.
The The New Hero: New Hero, The - Volume 2 New Heroes for a New Age Volume 2 Paperback edition by Robin D. Laws
Robin D. Laws is a game designer, a podcaster, and the author of Pierced Heart, The Rough and the Smooth, and The Worldwound Gambit. He lives in Toronto. Gene Ha is a four-time Eisner Award?winning comic artist who is best known for Top 10 with Alan Moore and Zander Cannon, for America's Best Comics. He lives in Berwyn, Illinois.
Pulse-pounding action meets cosmic horror in this exciting collection from the rising stars of the New Cthulhuiana. Steel your nerves, reach into your weapon locker and tie tight your running shoes as humanity takes up arms against the monsters and gods of H.P. Lovecraft's Cthulhu Mythos. Grab your pistols, your knives, your gearpunk grenades. Confront deep ones, mi-go and flying polyps. Fight in...
Luma is a cobblestone druid, and spellcaster who can read the chaos of Magnimar's city streets like a scholar reads books. Yet despite being the oldest child, Luma gets little respect - perhaps due to her half-elven heritage. When a job gone wrong lands Luma in the fearsome prison called the Hells, it's only the start of Luma's problems.
In the foreboding north, the demonic hordes of the magic-twisted hellscape known as the Worldwound encroach upon the southern kingdoms of Golarion. Their latest escalation embroils a preternaturally handsome and coolly charismatic swindler named Gad, who decides to assemble a team of thieves, cutthroats, and con-men to take the fight.
Every generation fits the time-honoured constants of the hero tale to its own needs. Today's serial adventurers, whether they burst from re-envisioned histories or ply the humming foredecks of an imagined future, ride a cresting cultural wave. Through 13 thrilling stories of threatened identity and vanquished disorder, The New Hero 2's diverse cast of top writers slices, dices and recombines the...
Older than the written word and more popular than ever today, the hero story crosses cultures as an eternal constant. The New Hero gathers an unexpected team of writers, celebrated and emerging, to deliver fourteen thrilling and distinctive variations on this classic theme. Their new heroes span the spectrum from post-apocalyptic seer to post-traumatic arm-twister, from outcast vampire to...
These confusing times of Internet trolls, one-percenters, toxic fame, and impending singularity cry out for clarity - the clarity found in Aesop's 2,500 year old fables. 70 writers from across the creative spectrum bring their modern sensibilities to this classic format. Parables ranging from the punchy to the evocative, the wry to the disturbing, explore eternal human foibles, as displaced onto...
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