Appendix N

I always loved the old DMG from AD&D and its mysterious list of books and influences. So I see no reason not to share the tomes that directly influenced Dark Skies and the precursor campaign The Age of Undoing.

  • Tezuka, Osamu: Dororo (Manga)
  • Miyazaki, Hayao: Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind (Manga), Princess Mononoke (Film), Castle in the Sky (Film)
  • Lanier, Sterling E.: Hiero’s Journey
  • Howard, Robert E.: Conan and Solomon Kane stories, The Dark Man (short story)
  • Hodgson, William Hope: The Boats of the “Glen Carrig”
  • Yeats, W.B.: Irish Fairy And Folk Tales
  • Simmons, Dan: Hyperion Series
  • Herbert, Frank: Dune
  • Carpenter, John: Prince of Darkness (Film), The Thing (Film)
  • Leiber, Fritz: The early Lankhmar stories
  • Bennett, John: The Doctor to the Dead: Grotesque Legends and Folk Tales of Old Charleston
  • Bulgakov, Mikhail: THe Master and Margarita
  • Mignola, Mike: Hellboy (Comic Book)
  • Beckford, William: Vathek
  • Lovecraft, H.P.: The Mound (short story written with Zealia Bishop), At the Mountains of Madness
  • Fessenden, Larry: The Last Winter (film)
  • Monster Brains (Blog)

Appendix N

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