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Candle’Bre, The Reckoning: Book I – Darkness Falls, MultiMedia Presentation

October 22, 2012 in Completed, Featured, Freebie, Other


Hello and thank you for taking the time.

I’ll not keep you from the story for long, but I wanted to put a short note here for those who may have landed in this place by accident or happenstance.

Candle’Bre is a unique fantasy world, built from the ground up. In the original vision, the world was designed and developed for a computer game, but in pursuing that project, we discovered that we needed a static frame of reference to build the game around. A “Game Bible,” if you will, so I started writing one.

Ultimately, that side project took on a life of its own, and a four book series grew out of the original idea.

This is the first of the four, and I’m making it available here, free, but for a tweet, for one simple reason.

Taking a chance on an author you’ve never heard of is fraught with risk. Making this entire first volume available to you for naught but a Tweet removes all the risk from the equation. By the time you reach the end of book one, and probably a good deal before that, you’ll know if you like the work or not.

That said, I’ll get out of the way and let you dive right in! To get started, just click on the image of the book’s title, or click play on the video below for a brief introduction. Enjoy.

PS: I’ve closed comments on the story blog itself, but if you’d like to comment on it, please head back this way and do so!

If you’d like to begin your journey now, you can either watch a short preview video (below), or click this button to begin!

**Note that this website merges audio and video elements into the story text to create a unified, multimedia experience. Just so it doesn’t catch you off guard! This presentation has been optimized for Google Chrome. It utilizes sound files in *.ogg format, for maximum compression.

Credits

Producer & Director:
Christopher D. Hartpence (Velociryx)

Artists:
David Sobotka
Christina Stone

Technical Support:
Daniels Umanovskis (Solver)

Music and Sound Effects:
Levan Iordanishvili @ Vel9 Studios
Ian Hughes
Kevin McLeod and Incomptech
Free SFX
Intro Vid Track: “The Ephors,” from “300″

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Everything

October 21, 2012 in Completed, Featured, Other

…And the Kitchen Sink, too!

So…if you love a good read, but can’t decide which of the books here to get, then boy, does [the] DeVel have a deal for you! Get the whole set, right here, right now, and the Candle’Bre soundtrack too, to give you something to listen to while you read!

**All the works of fiction are included: Guardians, Five Days in May, Candle’Bre, The Reckoning I – IV, Candle’Bre, Tapestry, This Side of Madness, The Pandorica, The Poetry Collection, and the Candle’Bre 6-Song Soundtrack – Best deal on the site!

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Five In One

October 20, 2012 in Completed, Featured, Other

If you’re intrigued by the Candle’Bre project and story line, and just want to jump in with both feet, there’s no need to buy each book separately. Instead, you can get all four volumes here, along with the soundtrack to the game, and wind up saving a bit of money to boot.

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Just click the button below and we’ll get you hooked up.

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Get your digital copy right here, for just $6.95!

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Bad Company – Illyriad Fan Fiction

October 14, 2012 in Freebie, Ongoing, Other


Okay, I admit it. I’m an Illyriad junkie.

I don’t spend a lot of time playing games any more. To my way of thinking, if I’m playing games, then I’m not designing or writing, or creating.

Of course, a little downtime does a body good, so I do allow myself some indulgences now and again, and Illy is one of them.

Totally addicting, highly recommended game. Join me!

Project ongoing since February 2012

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