Tag Archives: Conan

Robert E. Howard’s Conan Roleplaying Game

In case you aren’t listening to the Accidental Survivors podcast (and why are you not?), you might not know about Modiphius Entertainments Kickstarter for Robert E. Howard’s Conan Roleplaying Game. It’s funded already, with a lot of stretch goals hit. Modiphius … Continue reading

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He of the Gigantic Mirth

Things are quiet, and I apologize for that. I’m working hard on Sword Noir, a game I’m designing subtitled “A Role-Playing Game of Hard-boiled Sword & Sorcery.” Don’t worry, I’ll let you know when it’s out. I feel bad about letting Sword’s … Continue reading

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Getting a Good Look at Conan

I have to admit that I don’t mind the look of Jason Momoa as Conan. I have no opinion on his acting skills, or any other criteria for taking on the lead role in the upcoming Conan movie. Now pics … Continue reading

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Hellboy Begat Conan

The casting rumours/news keeps coming and I keep gobbling it up like the incredulous naïf I truly am. Apparently Mickey Rourke is out of the upcoming Conan movie. Replacing him as Conan’s father is Ron Perlman. That’s fine. I have … Continue reading

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They Call Him Avatar Singh

He got the job, though how Stephen Lang–as fine an actor as he is–will inhabit the role of a character described as “Asian or Middle Eastern, Central Asian, Mongol, Turkish, or Persian” is a little bit beyond me. Actually, I … Continue reading

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Casting At Conan

Things have been a bit quiet, yeah? Sorry about that. A bit busy. There’s been some Conan news that might interest some of you. It certainly interested me. Sorry that I haven’t been keeping up with the casting information–probably because … Continue reading

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Answers from Conan’s Director

Busy night. This just in . . . to me, though likely the rest of the world is all over it: Conan the Movie Blog got some answers from Marcus Nispel, who is slated to direct the new Conan movie. … Continue reading

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Dog Conan? Dooms Conan? Maybe.

A name has sprung up in relation to the directing of the new Conan movie. Now this is but one name among many, someone on a list, but given the other names I’ve seen, this is the one that fills … Continue reading

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Ratner Off Conan

Is this good news? I’m not sure. Apparently (according to the article), Brett Ratner won’t be directing the Conan movie (for now). Further, filming is supposed to start in August. The starting filming in August is certainly good news, assuming … Continue reading

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Dare We Dream of Conan?

Okay, it’s kind of a good news/bad news thing. The Hollywood Reporter is reporting that there’s going to be a new Conan movie. That’s good. It’s apparently being directed by Brett Ratner. That’s bad. The script is based on the … Continue reading

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