Research Blog Antarctica #173 & 174 – At the Mountains of Madness & Mountains of Madness

Comic book: I.J.N. Culbard: At the Mountains of Madness (SelfMadeHero, 2010) Comic book: Adam Fyda: The Mountains of Madness (Blue Fox Comics, 2020) Lovecraft’s novella At the Mountains of Madness is one of the most fruitful sources of adaptations and references in Antarctic literature. There have been plenty of examples Continue Reading

Research Blog Antarctica #123: Heart of Ice

Graphic novel: Alan Moore: Nemo: Heart of Ice (Top Shelf, 2013) Alan Moore’s League of Extraordinary Gentlemen started with two volumes of relatively straightforward intertextual adventure stories before ascending into the realms of conceptual psychedelia. The spin-off Nemo stories, focusing on the daughter of the submarine captain, are a little Continue Reading

Fan picture

Taken at Tracon, after the way we’re seated in a Piippuhyllyn manifesti comic. From left to right: Mike Pohjola, Miska Fredman, me, Ville Vuorela and Eero Tuovinen. Check out Piippuhyllyn manifesti if you wish to see us in crudely drawn comics about rpgs.