Climates of Cerulis

Information summarized on 58th Autumn 5938 EC from Our Continent: Climates, Geography, Ecology by Nourane Wasem, held in the Scholar’s Library at the Emperor’s University in Arramas, Iotorath. Snowlands High altitude, mountainous, snowy, cold. Only marginally affected by seasons (even summer has snow flurries). The capital, Fahethyr, is more temperate than other towns because ofContinue reading “Climates of Cerulis”

Pantheons of Cerulis

Information summarized on 15th Summer 6310 EC from Gods of Cerulis: A History by Khalil Shahin, held in the Scholar’s Library at the Emperor’s University in Arramas, Iotorath. Eineria Goddess of creation, life, and nature. Mother of the old gods, patron of druids. She gifted magic to mortals at the behest of lesser gods andContinue reading “Pantheons of Cerulis”

The Witcher Update: Look How They Massacred My Boy

All right, look, I only gave season two one episode. And I’m not here to shit on the people who like the show. I have watched and enjoyed season one of the extremely inconsistent Wheel of Time (which probably needs its own update post) without the background knowledge of the books, and I know forContinue reading “The Witcher Update: Look How They Massacred My Boy”

It Took Six Episodes, but I’m Officially Invested in Wheel of Time

And I’ll tell you for why! (Full disclosure: I have not read the books. To be honest, though, I’m kind of happy I haven’t. There was enough to be uncertain about without all that clogging up the pipes.) Certainly, this show isn’t perfect; it suffers from the usual first-season-stumbling-like-a-baby-deer syndrome, and there are things oneContinue reading “It Took Six Episodes, but I’m Officially Invested in Wheel of Time”

You Should Drop Everything and Watch Arcane and Dune

Originally I was going to do separate posts for these, but there are so many fantasy shows and movies to gush about these days—it was exciting in and of itself to be able to double up on recommendations. I’m not here to spoil plot and I’m honestly kind of terrible at writing reviews (my Goodreads pageContinue reading “You Should Drop Everything and Watch Arcane and Dune”

The Witcher: Cahir in the Books Versus the Netflix Show

I technically have other complaints to lodge against The Witcher on Netflix, although some of them are matters of personal preference as opposed to real critical analysis, and those things don’t feel that important to write about. But there was one thing I couldn’t let go.  My favorite character, Cahir, seems kind of gross inContinue reading “The Witcher: Cahir in the Books Versus the Netflix Show”