Re: [mythsoc] more on Gedo Senki (Earthsea anime)
>The "Tales of Earthsea" movie is now out in Japan and doing veryThanks for the info, John. I'm a big Miyazaki (Sr.) fan myself, and I'm very much looking forward to this, even with the lukewarm reviews.
>well, although reviews are apparently mixed. The general consensus
>seems to be that it's very pretty but that as a director Miyazaki Jr.
>is no Miyazaki. ...
> The film won't be out over here until 2009 at the earliest....
>Also recently heard the cd-single of the theme song, which I found
A better way to Internet
- Thanks for the information, Olaf.
GRRM is also a gamer (heh, heh!) I also saw the Game book for the d20 RPG
system, though didn't dare pick it up; I'm afraid it would stick to my
hands, and I'd leave the store with it, after it made a considerable hole in
my budget. Hard enough putting down the book on the artwork. (PB of # 4
coming out; alas, I really preferred the covers on the earlier editions.
Much richer.) ---djb
----- Original Message -----
From: "Olaf Keith" <keith@...>
Sent: Tuesday, October 10, 2006 2:15 PM
Subject: [mythsoc] Re: Art book on George R. R. Martin
> A lot of the artwork in the book comes from the Collectible Card Game
> A GAME OF THRONES which is published by Fantasy Flight Games. So,
> there are literally hundreds of paintings about Martin's world. There
> is some outstanding art in this book (amongst others the pieces by
> Michael Kormack or John Howe), but there is also some quite dreadful
> artwork in there.
> Next year there will even be a calendar with ASOIAF artwork produced
> by FFG and there will also be a Companion book to the world coming
> from Bantam some time after A DANCE WITH DRAGONS is out (written by
> Martin and two of his most faithful fans who also run the westeros.org
> Martin also has a new children's book out now called THE ICE DRAGON
> with beautiful illustrations by Yvonne Gilbert.
> The Mythopoeic Society website http://www.mythsoc.org
> Yahoo! Groups Links
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