Monday, December 10, 2012

Back To The Appendices, or Revisiting My Fantasy Appendix N

Chuck over at The Geek Life Project has recently been talking about Appendix N.  Anyhow, with new talk about Appendix N, I figured that I would re-post my Appendix N (fantasy version) with future posts on other genres.  So I now present you with My Fantasy Appendix N, arranged by media type, for your convenience:




Literature:

Robert E Howard: primarily the Conan, Kull and Solomon Kane stories
Edgar Rice Burroughs: primarily the Barsoom and Tarzan stories
H.P. Lovecraft: The Dream Cycle and the Cthulhu Mythos
Michael Moorcock:  Elric saga and History of the Runestaff Series
Jack Vance: The Dying Earth
Stephen King: especially The Dark Tower Saga and The Stand
Fritz Leiber: Fafhrd & Grey Mouser series
J.R.R. Tolkien: Lord of the Rings, The Hobbit, The Silmarillion, The Book of Lost Tales
Lloyd Alexander: The Prydain Chronicles
Roger Zelazny: The Chronicles of Amber
Mary Stewart: The Arthurian Saga
Geoffrey Chaucer: The Canterbury Tales
Lord Dunsany
Clark Ashton Smith
Gary Gygax: Gord the Rogue novels




Film

Dragonslayer
Legend
Willow
Conan the Barbarian (1982)
Excalibur
The Beastmaster
Red Sonja
Lord of the Rings
Hero
House of Flying Daggers
The Mouth of Madness
The Call of Cthulhu (HPLHS Edition)
Clash of the Titans  (1981)
The Dark Crystal
The Princess Bride
The Last Unicorn
Wizards
The Flight of Dragons
Hammer Horror Films
Vampire Hunter D






Television

Jim Henson's The Storyteller
Hercules the Legendary Journeys
The Legend of Prince Valiant
Roar
Record of Lodoss War


What does your fantasy Appendix N look like?