sword and sorcery


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sword and sorcery

A literary genre that depicts adventures with elements of fantasy, such as magic and dragons. My little brother gets totally absorbed in the imaginary lands of sword and sorcery novels. I'm a realistic fiction kind of gal—sword and sorcery books just don't hold my interest.
See also: and, sword
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The Storm Dragon's Heart is a classic sword and sorcery adventure.
The sprawling sword and sorcery epic sends the player across two nations to stop the machinations of a demonic wizard who craves godhood.
Starring Arnold Schwarzenegger in the years before he entered politics, the sword and sorcery movie tells how strong man Conan leads a motley group of adventurers on a quest for a princess.
Sword and sorcery at its finest, this excellent story will take readers on an amazing journey through intense conflict and an awe-inspiring new world.
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I seek the throne of Camelot - and for that I need an army," she remarks, setting the scene for this helping of sword and sorcery.
Part Sinbad, part Mulan, this sword and sorcery epic swept us off our feet with its plucky female protagonist and its gorgeous illustrations that demand to be lovingly lingered over as each of the tales unfold.
It all sounds like the soundtrack to some truly frightening sword and sorcery movie.
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Acting student Daniel Porter, 19, will join fellow Scot Richard Madden in the second series of the sword and sorcery epic.
Daly has woven fact and fiction to create an exciting new scenario that will appeal to history buffs and those readers who are into sword and sorcery.
Ron Perlman, Stephen Graham, Robert Sheehan and veteran Christopher Lee star in this highly enjoyable slice of sword and sorcery.
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