Critically acclaimed Legends of Orkney trilogy comes to an end
The action packed final installment, The Raven God, hits shelves on September 12
Aug. 17, 2017 — Transmedia author Alane Adams is ramping up for the release of the third and final installment in her critically acclaimed Legends of Orkney trilogy. The Raven God, available on Sept. 12, 2017, follows Sam Baron and his friends as they embark on one last adventure in the magical land of Orkney.
Transmedia Author Alane Adams Wins Big in Children’s Book Awards
Alane Adams picks up awards for Kalifus Rising and The Egg Thief
August 10, 2017 – The captivating second installment of The Legends of Orkney series, Kalifus Rising, and the heartwarming children’s picture book, The Egg Thief, was a stand-out in this award season, picking up numerous literary honors from nationally recognized children’s book awards.
This summer enjoy the audiobook of the award-winning novel The Red Sun by Alane Adams, read by Karan Brar actor on Disney’s “Jessie” and “Bunk’d”
June 28, 2016 – SparkPress Audio is thrilled to announce the audiobook release of the award winning novel The Red Sun by Alane Adams, read by Karan Brar, actor on Disney’s “Jessie” and “Bunk’d.”
Karan Brar commented on the middle grade fantasy novel, “The Red Sun is a roller coaster ride of adventure, Norse mythology, magic and mayhem. Between Sam facing awesome villains in the magical realm of Orkney to teachers turning into lizards, I had the best time doing the voiceover for the audiobook. Don’t miss out on this terrific story!”
Alane Adams and Artifact Technologies Announce BattleKasters
Fantasy Illustrator Dave Dorman Creates Original Art to Promote Dynamic Spell-Casting Game for Adams’ Legends of Orkney™ Adventure Series
Orange, CA and Seattle, WA— March 24, 2015 — Alane Adams, author and founder of Alane Adams Studios, and Artifact Technologies announced BattleKasters, a spell-casting adventure launching this spring at fancons across the U.S. The downloadable mobile game, an extension of Adams’ Norse mythology-based Legends of Orkney™ book series, turns live events into dynamic game boards, allowing questing players to collect digital trading cards and cast magic spells that literally change the state of the game for everyone playing.
BattleKasters to Cast a Spell on Denver Comic Con and C2E2
Launching at Denver Comic Con on May 23rd, BattleKasters, the Live Action Spell-Casting Mobile Game, Invites Players to Test the Game at Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo April 24-26
Orange, CA and Seattle, WA— April 14, 2015 —Alane Adams, author and founder of Alane Adams Studios, and Artifact Technologies are opening the door for eager fancon attendees to be the first to experience BattleKasters, a location-based mobile game that turns live events into game boards. Based on Adams’ Norse mythology-inspired Legends of OrkneyTM book series, the game will be officially released at Denver Comic Con on May 23. Adams and Artifact are inviting anyone to sign up as testers of the game at C2E2 in Chicago, April 24-26. In addition to meeting Adams and being one of the first to play BattleKasters, attendees can also meet fantasy artist Dave Dorman (Magic: The Gathering, Star Wars), who will be signing art at the BattleKasters booth.
Future of Transmedia and Gaming Debuts at Denver Comic Con
BattleKasters Panel Brings Together Author, Game Designer, and Fantasy Artists to Reveal New Book, Game and Art to Kick-off Weekend’s Literary and Pop Culture Fan Convention
Denver, CO— May 18, 2015 — BattleKasters, a groundbreaking new mobile gaming experience based on Alane Adams’ Norse mythology-inspired Legends of Orkney™ book series, makes its debut this weekend at Denver Comic Con with live gameplay, book signings and a panel discussion on Saturday morning. The panel, BattleKasting:Denver Comic Con as Game Board, will include the first public demonstration and backstory of BattleKasters, developed by Artifact Technologies, and the unveiling of brand new art for the game from celebrated fantasy artist Dave Dorman (Star Wars, Shadowrun, Wasted Lands).