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Phantastes: A Gorgeous Visual Feast for Fantasy Fans

Phantastes original art from Cave Pictures Publishing

New Kickstarter graphic novel blends gorgeous art and storytelling the likes of which Lord of the Rings fans won’t want to miss! Ever heard of Scottish writer George MacDonald? His fantastical stories aren’t just a lot of fun to explore—they’re also an influence and source of inspiration for numerous well-known fantasy writers like J.M. Barrie, J.R.R. Tolkien, C.S. Lewis, Neil ...

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Record-breaking Debut for Marvel’s Shangi-Chi

shang chi Marvel Entertainment JPG

A lot of pressure has been riding on the shoulders of the creators of Shang-Chi and the Legends of the Ten Rings. Representation, diversity, avoiding stereotypes…even how to launch a film in the age of pandemics, without running afoul of the in-theater vs. streaming debate that has plagued Dune and Black Widow… All of this and more has made launching ...

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ElfQuest: The Audio Movie Teaser Trailer and Casting!

Elfquest: The Audio Movie teaser trailer and casting announcements on The Fantasy Network News

With the Kickstarter for everyone’s favorite indie comic ElfQuest: The Audio Movie coming to an end soon—just 51 hours to go and counting!—the stretch goals are kicking in. And so are the cool announcements. We’re getting a great first look at what to expect from this collaboration between the Pinis, Dagaz Media and The Fantasy Network. Casting is looking fantastic for this ...

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Outlawed Faith Comic Is Ready for Preorder

Outlawed Faith fans, rejoice! The comic for this exciting story is now officially available for preorder. Set in a dystopian world on a backwater planet, Outlawed Faith tells the tale of an orphaned boy and his sister, a mystic Seer, as they try to escape from the sway of their megalomaniac uncle by seeking out the help of a reformed ...

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ElfQuest Audio Movie Kickstarter Launches!

ElfQuest Audio Movie Kickstarter is live on The Fantasy Network News

It’s here! The ElfQuest Audio Movie Kickstarter campaign has launched, with some incredible, exclusive perks and rewards for fans of this well-loved story. The story of Cutter, chief of the Wolfrider tribe of elves, and his quest to find others of their own kind on the world of Two Moons, Elfquest was first published in 1978 by creators Wendy and ...

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Lost Children of Andromeda: An Apocalyptic Sci-Fi Book Series

Learn more about Lost Children of Andromeda - read the article on The Fantasy Network News

Indie creator Jason Michael Primrose grew up loving books. After secretly writing books for years, Primrose decided to self-publish the one series that stuck with him since he first envisioned it as a second-grader. That story has grown into his latest project, Lost Children of Andromeda. His first novel in the series, Zosma, came out in 2018, and the next, ...

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Crowdfunding Latina Superheroes: Support LOQUITA by Kayden Phoenix

Loquita, a supernatural Latina superhero graphic novel - read the interview with creator Kayden Phoenix on The Fantasy Network News

There’s nothing quite like seeing a superhero character that mirrors your experience of the world. For filmmaker and storyteller Kayden Phoenix, that had led to the work she’s doing on LOQUITA, a supernatural Latina superhero graphic novel, which is finishing up its Kickstarter soon. Inspired by the kind of tale and characters Phoenix would love to see onscreen, LOQUITA tells ...

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ElfQuest: The Audio Movie Is Coming to TFN

Elfquest: The Audio Movie Coming to TFN

Richard and Wendy Pini of Warp Graphics, Fred Greenhalgh of Dagaz Media, and Ben Dobyns, President of The Fantasy Network, are thrilled to announce a joint venture to adapt the classic fantasy comic, ElfQuest, as a cinematic ‘audio movie’ experience with an anticipated cast of more than 40 voice actors, original sound design, and a lush orchestral score. Details about ...

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Reimagining a Traditional Biblical Story: Jonah’s Voyage to Atlantis

Jonah's Voyage to Atlantis

What do you get when you blend a well-known character of Biblical proportions with a mysterious myth that still captivates people today, and add in a touch of inspiration from J.R.R. Tolkien? If you’re comic creator Philip Kosloski, you get an imaginative new story, Jonah’s Voyage to Atlantis — which tells a version of Jonah’s tale that is superbly inventive. Taking ...

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Evocative Style: The Comic and Book Art of Daniele Serra

Clive Barker's Hellraiser: Bestiary (BOOM! Studios) cover art by Daniele Serra - interview on The Fantasy Network News

Evocative, emotional, dynamic… The science fiction, fantasy and horror artwork created by Italian illustrator and comic book artist Daniele Serra is decidedly eye-catching. With a style that is unmistakable when you see it, Serra has provided artwork for popular books and comics, including Clive Barker’s Hellraiser: Bestiary (BOOM! Comics), The Crow: Memento Mori (IDW Publishing), The Big Blow by Joe R. ...

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