In the essay that follows, Justin Robison compares the depiction of King Kong in Skull Island to his own unique, radically different Kublai Kong in Fifty Feet of Trouble. The eloquent portrait of Kublai Kong, included in the print version of the novel, is by Fernando Caire. It should come as no surprise that I […]
Those lucky souls, human or otherwise, who’ve read Fifty Feet of Trouble have encountered Merry Celestial and its intrepid crew. To give more background on this much-storied vessel, Justin Robinson has written a special companion story to City of Devils and Fifty Feet of Trouble. Fans of Captain El Acerico and Ensign Pulverized, rejoice and […]
Justin Robinson shares his thoughts about creating Fifty Feet of Trouble: That I would return to the City of Devils universe was a given. Honestly, if I had my druthers I’d never leave it. I’d just keep expanding it and expanding it, moving past the Walter Mosley-meets-Roger Corman detective stories of Nick Moss and into […]
A long (eternal?) and adventurous life to Fifty Feet of Trouble, the younger but equally bold and assured sibling to Justin Robinson’s City of Devils! Our hard-boiled hero Nick Moss, the last human gumshoe left in LA, is still managing to elude the monsters who wish to turn him, but his cases get increasingly convoluted […]
The Halloween launch of Fifty Feet of Trouble, the next jaunt of irrepressible Nick Moss, is almost upon us! Candlemark & Gleam readers first met Nick – WWII veteran, Night Wars survivor, member of the dwindling human cohort, hard-bitten private eye – in Justin Robinson’s neo-noir comédie fantastique City of Devils. We’re giving away five […]
The launch of Fifty Feet of Trouble is drawing nigh. To ease readers back into his tongue-in-cheek neo-noir monsterverse, Justin Robinson has written a special companion story to City of Devils and Fifty Feet of Trouble. Fans of Sam Haine and jam connoisseurs, rejoice! *** Vengeance is Fine by Justin Robinson -a City of […]
Candlemark & Gleam readers first met Nick Moss – WWII veteran, Night Wars survivor, member of the dwindling human cohort, hard-bitten private eye – in Justin Robinson’s neo-noir comédie fantastique City of Devils. Nick springs back to action in Fifty Feet of Trouble, and Kate Sullivan has created the pitch-perfect visual summary of his predicament: […]
Hapless human detective Nick Moss is back this October in Fifty Feet of Trouble…
A special Hallowe’en story from Justin Robinson!
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