Philosophy of the Imperial Council

The big baddies of the Warpmancer Universe, like any three-dimensional entity, isn’t some basic evil formed in a vacuum. Like in reality, everyone and everything finds its inspiration and origin in a philosophy. The Imperial Council and their founding races are no different. It is very rare for the villain to think of themselves as […]

Announcing Rise of the Defiant | Sequel to Fall of Zona Nox

The much anticipated sequel to Fall of Zona Nox is approaching its release. The sequel is called Rise of the Defiant and is a direct continuation of Fall of Zona Nox. Beloved characters from the first book will be returning in this galaxy-spanning epic. Here is the work-in-progress blurb: Our planet is dead. Zona Nox has fallen. Its […]

Shipborn Released

Shipborn has been released. Shipborn is the next installment in the Warpmancer Universe, my series of side-stories set in my expansive universe. Shipborn is a short-story, but is longer than Gangs of Galis. It follows Erryn Kolheim, a shipborn pilot, as she evades and takes on Pegg pirates. I enjoyed writing this short story, as […]

Announcing the Warpmancer Universe

Featured Image Source Space is big, the characters of my new story love to remind each other. As such, the Warpmancer Universe is a really big place. The main series, starting with Fall of Zona Nox, manages to present quite a few of the themes and lore of this universe, but is unable to adequately […]

Change: Tales of Chiid (Fantasy Short Story)

Featured Image Source This short story was written as a high school English assignment years ago. I still enjoy it. I hope you do too. Ash fell as it always did and always would. Every day it was the same scene – ash falling from the sky, blanketing an already drab landscape in a depressing […]

The Trooper Order: Governance and Bodies

“The basis of all Trooper power is that of security. The Troopers are not builders. They are not bureaucrats. They are soldiers. And like any enlightened military – they know better than intervening in the affairs of peace.” – High Protector Winston Mengel of Mars. The Trooper Order is not only a military, but also […]

The Training and Life of a Trooper

The Trooper Order, humanity’s protector and the sovereign government of Mars, is a military organisation founded in 3001 T.C by Colonel Utho von Rothhardt. Since its inception, the Troopers have acted as an army acting on behalf of all mankind. Its sovereign control over Mars, containing the largest human population in space, has allowed it […]

The Edal

The Edal are an alien race from the Warpmancer Universe. They make up the bulk forces of the primary antagonist, the Imperial Council. Edal culture features in the Devil Child Arc, starting with Godkiller. At a Glance Species Name: Edal Species Archetype: Anthromorphic Mammal Homeworld: Grelaz Dominant Language: Edallic Warpmancy Status: Naturally proficient Dominant faction: All non-dissident Edal are citizens of […]

From Fall to Fall: A Post-World War 3 History of Earth

This article is a segment of lore from the Warpmancer Series. From Fall to Fall is a history book written by New Brazillian author Jonathan Mygiel. It was published in 3001 by the University of Mars Press. Very few copies are still in circulation. The book outlines the history of Earth society from 2200 to 3000. This period is set from […]