Saturday, March 13, 2010


image by Ian Miller

25 words/phrases or less to describe the Middenmurk;

John Blanche, Ian Miller, Russ Nicholson, The Labyrinth, Ergotism, Gormenghast, 1347, Peasant's Crusade, Corsairs of the Second Ether, Bruder Pfortner, Brueghel, Bosch, The Dung Ages, pareidolia, Fighting Fantasy, Early Warhammer, bestiaries, Demons, Revelations, flagellants, tryptamines, Lovecraft, WWI, deathtraps, Chaos.


  1. Your choice of inspirational material and thematic elements fills my (WFRP-loving) heart with joy. I look forward to cheerfully stealing many of your ideas in the near future. ;)

    And Middenmurk is a wonderfully evocative name.

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  3. Thanks.

    Yes the British did it very differently back in the old school days. I think there is a bit of a remnant of old-world pessimism as well as a rich vein of black humour that made it different from the American vision of fantasy.