Episode 263 Looking at Grimdark Fantasy


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Today's Topic If you are writing grimdark. The characters are not going to have a good day.

If Horror had a child with Epic Fantasy and the child and the child has a really bad attitude it would be named Grimdark. Join Michael and Jeffery as the look at the

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Podcast Show flow
  • Understanding Grimdark
  • What it is not?
    • It is not horror
    • It is not epic fantasy
    • It is not anti epic either
    • It is not dark fantasy
  • What it is if the last four items where relegated. Grimdark would be the child of all of them that was treated poorly its entire life.
  • Pros
  • Cons
  • Interesting works
  • Interesting stories
  • Who does it work for?

If is not horror, it is not Epic but something using both ideas

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