Inspiration

So many things have been sources for inspiration, it's hard to rattle them off all at once. So instead, I'll wiki them! As I think of or remember an inspiration, I'll add it in here. I'll include stuff that feels particularly Cruxy to me too.

Authors

  • Clive Barker
  • China Mièville
  • Charles DeLint
  • Tom Deitz
  • Jim Butcher
  • Neil Gaiman

Books

  • Imajica, Barker
  • Moonheart, DeLint
  • Weaveworld, Barker
  • Perdido Street Station, Mièville
  • The Scar, Mièville
  • Iron Council, Mièville
  • Abarat, Barker
  • The Great and Secret Show, Barker
  • Hobgoblin, John Coyne
  • The Dresden Files series, Jim Butcher

Movies

  • The 10th Kingdom
  • Mirrormask
  • Legend
  • Labyrinth
  • Nightbreed
  • The Dark Crystal
  • Dark City

TV

  • Buffy the Vampire Slayer
  • Friday the 13th: The Series
  • The Dresden Files

Games

  • FATE
  • Nobilis
  • QAGS
  • HeroQuest
  • Nine Worlds
  • Universalis

People

  • Kelly Cooke
  • Jack Carr
  • Bill Otto
  • Mike Holmes
  • Cass Marshall
  • Jaclyn Downes
  • Tobie Abad