Awaken Online contest

Awaken Online contest

Travis Bagwell, author of the Awaken Online series, is doing a giveaway. All you have to do is comment on the Facebook page for the contest (link in the shownotes) with with what race/class/build you would pick if you were to start playing AO. He’s giving away some nice concept art and some cool posters with original artwork he had commissioned.

James A. Hunter's Patreon

James A. Hunter's Patreon

James A. Hunter, author of the Viridian Gate LitRPG series has started a Patreon page. Some of the rewards for supports include early access to writing, exclusive artwork, copies of the ebooks, posters, signed physical books, and more. So, if you’re a fan of his, go support him on Patreon folks.

Daniel Schinhofen's new Website

Daniel Schinhofen's new Website

Daniel Schinhofen, author of the Alpha World, Last Horizon, Binding Worlds, and Apocalypse Gate series, has finally joined the modern world and made a website. But he has nice commissioned artwork there as well as his blog and links to social media there.

Aelterna Online download mix up

Aelterna Online download mix up

Last month, book 2 in the Aelterna Online series was published. Unfortunately, some readers reported that instead of getting book 2, then just got a copy of book 1. I reached out to the author for a comment and he was nice enough to respond.

DragonCon 2018 LitRPG Booth Schedule and Panels

Here's what we know about the book signing schedule for the LitRPG that will be at DragonCon 2018 in Atlanta GA. Authors that will be at the booth to sign books include: Aleron Kong, Dakota Krout, James A. Hunter, and Jeffrey Falcon Logue. Other authors like R. A. Mejia (that's me!) and Michael Chatfield will be there as well but we won't have novels to sell, though I'm sure we'll be willing to sign stuff. Below you'll find the booth schedule for the authors as well as the panel schedule for several of the authors.

New GameLitRPG site now open

Blaise Corvin, author of the Delvers LlC, Nora Hazard, and Secret of the Old Ones. Has launched http://gamelitrpg.com/ . Blaise plans to make it a community place where authors and readers can post, read stories, write reviews, hang out. Go check it out.

Wizards and Warriors Awards - Nominate your Favorite LitRPG Authors and Series

The 3rd annual Wizards and Warriors awards for best LitRPG are awards nominated and voted on by fans of the the genre and members of the LitRPG Facebook group. This years polls to nominate are available, so go nominate and vote for your favorite authors and series.

Vasily Mahanenko finishes Galatagon 2...in Russian

Author Vasily Mahanenko, author of the Way of the Shaman series, announced this week that he’s finished the 2nd book in the Galactogon series, his Sci-Fi LitRPG. The series had been on hiatus for a few years. Now we only have to wait till Feb/March 2019 for it to be translated and edited into English.

Update on Jeffrey Falcon Logue's Slime Dungeon Game

SlimeDungeonGame2.jpg

Jeffrey Falcon Logue, author of the Slime Dungeon Chronicles, has an updated boss fight for his side scroller Slime Dungeon game. It looks pretty neat, though I feel like it’s missing an evil boss laugh somewhere in there.

https://youtu.be/CDpv2h98UHM

Michael-Scott Earle suspended from Amazon (Update again)

Michael Scott Earl is the author of over 65 books, including several LitRPG series. This week he was hit with the suspension hammer from Amazon. According to the author, he was given no reason for the suspension and Amazon has not responded to his requests for more information.