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Top 5 Money-Saving Tips for D23 Expo

It's really hard not to spend money when you're at a convention and everything is really expensive. In this article, I will discuss the best money-saving tips for going to D23 Expo. I will talk about hotels, food, merchandise, and free things you can do there.


Top 10 Funny Harry Potter Fanfiction

Check out this list of hilarious Harry Potter fanfics that will make you snicker if not laugh out loud. The lengths range from one-shots to novels, and the genres from humor and adventure to outright crack, and all of them are complete.


The Emperor's Royal Guard: A Guide

This article provides a detailed history of the Imperial Royal Guard and their variants throughout the Star Wars universe. It examines the history, training, duties, and weaponry of each Royal Guard variant, and provides a general discussion of their influence on current films and characters.


7 Things You Should NEVER Say to a Cosplayer

Oh, the world of cosplay—where fiction, fantasy and sci-fi come to life. Not only is it a fun project for conventions, but it is also a hobby that many take seriously. And some don't take too well to certain comments on their lifestyle. So here is a list of things you should avoid saying!


Numenor: An Experiment Doomed to Fail

One of the most lingering aspects to me about "The Silmarillion" was the tale of Numenor, an island inhabited by the best of humanity. Its destruction was so severe, so total, that I had to examine the motivation behind it.


Middle-earth Profiles: Caranthir

Caranthir is one of the sons of Feanor who gets less attention than his brothers, Maedhros, Celegorm, and Curufin. However I think there's more than meets the eye to him than is given credit for.


Middle-earth Profiles: Celegorm and Curufin

These two brothers are rarely mentioned apart from each other. While "The Silmarillion" contains Elves acting badly, Celegorm and Curufin are perhaps the most infamous. They literally gave their entire clan a bad name on their own, and I think their motivations bear examination.


How to Write Popular Fanfiction

Get more reviews and favorites on your fanfiction by writing in popular fandoms, shipping fan-favorite characters, exploiting tropes, crafting a catchy summary, and updating regularly to stay at the top of the "Just In" list.


Manga Review: "Blue Exorcist," Vol. 1

Rin Okumura has never been an ordinary human. He discovers he is the son of Satan, and after his adoptive father Shiro Fujimoto is murdered by a demon, Rin vows to become an Exorcist and defeat Satan. Is this manga worth your time and money? Let's find out!


Manga Review: "Fate/Stay Night," Vol. 2

Shirou recovers from his wounds and must decide what he's going to do as a Master in the Fifth Holy Grail War. Meanwhile, Rin's story is revealed as we are shown how she summoned Archer. Is this manga adaptation of "Fate/Stay Night" (2006) worth your time and money? Let's find out!


Manga Review: "Fate/Zero," Vol. 3

Saber is up against Lancer and Berserker, but then Rider chooses to side with her because he wants Saber and Lancer to finish their battle. Meanwhile, a serial killer, Ryuunosuke Uryuu, summons Caster. Is this manga adaptation of "Fate/Zero" worth your time and money? Let's find out!


Middle-Earth Profiles: Fingolfin

It's been a while since I started my pet project of doing psych profiles on characters from Middle-Earth I found compelling. So I'm glad to get back to it. These profiles are done from an in-universe point of view and not what Tolkien meant to write. It's long but I hope you enjoy it.