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Exotica Moderne #3 Cover Reveal

posted Dec 11, 2018, 1:21 PM by Nicholas Diak

The Exotica Moderne magazine has done a cover reveal for issue three! Check it out!

Exotica Moderne 3

I have an article in this issue on the Blood Island quadrilogy of films! 

There will be a launch party for this issue, but it will be at the Devil's Reef in Tacoma, WA so I wont be able to attend. However, stay tuned to the newly created Exotica Moderne Facebook page for more information (give it a like!):

https://www.facebook.com/XoticaModerne/

Voice of Olympus Appearance

posted Dec 10, 2018, 7:50 PM by Nicholas Diak

Earlier this evening I was a guest on Voice of Olympus. Fitting for the holiday season, I talk about Seabury Quinn's sword and sandal Christmas story, Roads. The episode can be steamed/downloaded here:

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/surn/2018/12/11/voice-of-olympus

Appearance on Voice of Olympus (last Monday)

posted Dec 8, 2018, 11:02 PM by Nicholas Diak

I thought I had posted this, but I didn't! Apologies everyone!

Last Monday, Michele and I were guests on Hercules Invictus' Voice of Olympus program. I talk about the swords in the sword and planet genre. The episode can be streamed/downloaded here:

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/surn/2018/12/04/voice-of-olympus

Review of The Lupanarium and Exotica Moderne in Gift Guide

posted Nov 29, 2018, 9:25 AM by Nicholas Diak

My review of Adele Leigh's sexploitation, neo-peplum novella, The Lupanarium: Book 1 of the Many Trials of Matt-Lin and Jak, has been published over at Fanbase Press:

http://www.fanbasepress.com/index.php/press/reviews/item/9511-the-lupanarium-book-1-of-the-many-trials-of-matt-lin-and-jak-book-review

Also, the PopCult blog mentioned the Exotica Moderne magazines in their holiday gift guides. Here it is:

http://blogs.wvgazettemail.com/popcult/2018/11/29/exotica-moderne-magazine/

Assassin's Creed Odyssey Review

posted Nov 27, 2018, 9:02 AM by Nicholas Diak

You knew it was coming! 

I've been playing the new Assassin's Creed Odyssey in my downtime, and it's been amazing, a truly great neo-peplum game. I've done a review for the game which can be found at Fanbase Press:

http://www.fanbasepress.com/index.php/press/reviews/item/9504-assassin-s-creed-odyssey-video-game-review

Interview of Fred Phillips and Voice of Olympus Appearance

posted Nov 20, 2018, 12:33 PM by Nicholas Diak

I conducted an interview with poet Fred Phillips which has been published at The Witch Haunt. That can be read here:

https://www.witchhaunt.com/main-haunt/an-interview-with-the-witchy-weird-fred-phillips

Last night, Michele and I was also on Hercules Invictus' Voice of Olympus Program, talking about our Starfleet adventures.

Stan Lee Appreciation Blurb at Fanbase Press

posted Nov 16, 2018, 11:19 AM by Nicholas Diak

I've written a little appreciation blurb about Stan Lee over at Fanbase Press. It can be read here:

http://www.fanbasepress.com/index.php/press/item/9466-fanbase-press-remembers-stan-lee

The New Peplum Mention at Honour and Darkness

posted Nov 13, 2018, 9:50 PM by Nicholas Diak

The Honour and Darkness Blog, a source for all things related to Alexander Wieser and his various projects (Uruk-Hai, Hrossharsgrani, Bone Machine, Ceremony of Innocence [which I've contributed lyrics and vox to!]) has updated with an entry for The New Peplum. Check it out!

http://honouranddarkness.blogspot.com/2018/11/the-new-peplum.html

Voice of Olympus #2 Appearance

posted Nov 11, 2018, 1:52 PM by Nicholas Diak

Both Michele and I will be guests on Hercules Invictus's Voice of Olympus program tomorrow at 7:00 pm pst. No URL yet, but if you go on Facebook and watch Hercules' posts, he'll post a direct link soon.

Voice of Olympus Appearance

posted Nov 5, 2018, 9:17 PM by Nicholas Diak

Both Michele and I appear on Hercules Invictus' Voice of Olympus program tonight. On this episode we focus on H. P. Lovecraft's Dreamlands. The episode can downloaded or streamed here:

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