WWS 10: Willow


After a week off, the boys are back with the big episode 10 of WATCHING WITH STRANGERS! This week, Kevin and Travis tackle the 1988 Ron Howard cult classic WILLOW!

A much maligned flick by critics, our watchers make the case for why WILLOW is more of a misunderstood masterpiece than a blatant ripoff of better fantasy fare from the 70s and 80s. Travis struggles with this week’s 6 degrees of Fred Dekker and Kevin just can’t seem to get enough of Val Kilmer shirtless…

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Till next week, gang. Keep watching!

Joreck And The Swamp Phantoms Of Ikk Full Audio Book For Patreon


Joreck The Barbarian returns with another strange adventure. This time, Joreck, Orilious, Treena and Nirod lead a group of stranded townsfolk through the haunted swamps of Ikk. When Orilious goes missing, it’s up to Joreck and the rest of his mercenaries to find their blood brother before it’s too late.
But what if Orilious doesn’t want to be found?

Joreck and The Swamp Phantoms of Ikk is the second tale in Kevin Strange’s weird sword and sorcery collection coming soon in print from KevinTheStrange.com!

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RTS 09: Barbarian Month Kick Off Show

READING TO STRANGERS is back for the first week of March and you know what that means, Strangers! It’s Barbarian month! Kevin and Jeremy kick things off by discussing all the current happenings in Strangeville including con prep for Horror Hound Weekend in Cincinnati and the impending book release of Kevin’s new mutant romance novel I DIED IN A BED OF ROSES!

Then the boys kick it right to part 1 of Kevin’s weird lovecraftian sword and sorcery short story JORECK AND THE SHOGGOTH STEEL.

Back from break the two discuss next week’s episode and give a little more insight into the origins of the Joreck character and why Kevin chose to write sword and sorcery to begin with!

Finally they hype up next week’s episode, the FINAL episode before Horror Hound and the final part of JORECK AND THE SHOGGOTH STEEL. We’ll see you next week, gang. Remember, keep reading!