Michael McLendon is an actor living in NYC.
His favorite authors are Brandon Sanderson and Mark Lawrence.
If he's not reading, he's making faces in front of a mirror or watching something with swords and/or explosions.
Empire of Ashes delivers epic steampunk fantasy large scale battles in a WWII with dragons style fashion though it falters on delievering perfectly on the intimate character and tightly paced hooks of the first two books.
The Fires of Heaven by Robert Jordan delievers exceptional character development, looming metanarrative stakes, and a thrilling final third.
I review two seminal comics this week: Old Man Logan and Infinity Gauntlet. Enjoy!