50,000 Subscribers Giveaway!

50,000SubsGiveAwayAlright! We promised there were felicitations on the way, and here they are: https://goo.gl/forms/45VHqpItaxizVEL63

Recently we broke 50,000 subscribers on Youtube. That’s half-way to a silver play button. This is… really big for us. So to celebrate all the love and support we’ve been getting from our community, here! Free things!

Or… free thing.

We’re giving away a Tale Foundry hoodie to a lucky fan! Just follow the link and fill in the form! We’ll draw and announce a winner at random two weeks from now (6/20)! More info in the link.

—The Tale Foundry Team

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3 Ways Junji Ito Disturbs Us

Junji Ito doesn’t necessarily scare everyone, but he certainly unsettles them. Here are three methods he uses to do it.

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Do Junji Ito’s Characters Actually Matter?

Behind every story is a good character… most of the time. But what about a story whose appeal lies in its spectacle? What if we’re drawn to the story to learn about the hideous monster and not to make emotional connections?

This is the kind of story Junji Ito excels at, and we think there’s something to learn from him.

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“Child of the Tide”

A sequel to last year’s story “Devil of the Cradle,” this time we follow the changeling child Lorchan as he ventures into fae territory. The question is: will he find himself, or will something else find him?…

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6 Mythological Invaders of Ireland

Wherein we thoroughly abridge Irish pseudohistory. If you want to find more information (and more ideas) yourself, check the Credit/Attribution section below.

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Why Isn’t Irish Mythology More Popular?

Irish Mythology Month begins! This is something we’ve been looking forward to for a looong time now, and we went a little wild—the first video is almost ten minutes.

Hopefully you’re all as crazy about this as we are. More soon~

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We are One Year Old!

17270358_10212187992871950_2079505387_n.pngAs of today, Tale Foundry is one year old!
 
On behalf of everyone at the Foundry, we thank you for a year worth of wonderful creative thinking and writing. We are privileged to have such supportive fans and enjoyed seeing the many minds we inspired this year.
We invite you to share your stories with us by posting them on Tumblr with the “keep making stuff up” tag, or by submitting them here: https://goo.gl/ynaE9V. The same goes for any alternative art for stories you may have been inspired to create or any general fan art. We want to see what we have inspired you to do!
Thank you.