Review: The Descent of Monsters (Reading the Tensorate Series)

(This is Part 3 of Reading the Tensorate Series, a week-long celebration of The Descent of Monsters' release and all things silkpunk) The Descent of Monsters is a mystery-turned-horror that weaves a story from diary entries, transcripts, and letters, showing us the dark side of magic and the horrors committed by the Protectorate to remain … Continue reading Review: The Descent of Monsters (Reading the Tensorate Series)

Review: The Red Threads of Fortune (Reading the Tensorate Series)

Whereas the first installment gave us the origins of Akeha and Mokoya, spanning 30+ years, The Red Threads of Fortune focuses on a matter of days as they attempt to save a city from an impossible foe. The same enchantment and mystery is present throughout as Yang shows their devotion to this magical land and … Continue reading Review: The Red Threads of Fortune (Reading the Tensorate Series)

Review: The Black Tides of Heaven (Reading the Tensorate Series)

The Black Tides of Heaven is a beautiful piece of magic that enthralls with effortless prose, brilliantly rendered characters, and a story you won't be able to put down. It's a silkpunk world filled with strange creatures, inventive technology and cutting-edge gender norms. Take the time to dive into this wonderful world - you won't be … Continue reading Review: The Black Tides of Heaven (Reading the Tensorate Series)