About

Aidan Moher is a writer and the Hugo Award-winning founder of A Dribble of Ink, with work in Wired, Fanbyte, Input, Electronic Gaming Monthly, Kotaku, VentureBeat, Tor.com, Insert Cartridge, and various other places. You can find him on Twitter (@adribbleofink). He’s represented by Eric Smith of P.S. Literary Agency.

Aidan lives on beautiful Vancouver Island, BC with his wife and kids.

Latest Posts

Fight, Magic, Items has a shiny new website!

FakeNet Initiated Hi! Just a quick boo to let you know I’ve made a fun website for my upcoming book on the history of Japanese RPGs, Fight, Magic, Items. Head on over to fightmagicitems.rocks for all the info you could possibly want about the book, how to preorder it, request review copies, find current and… Read more »

Fight, Magic, Items review copies now available!

You acquired “Fight, Magic, Items”! Would you like to equip it? Yes/No I’ve been reviewing books as a blogger and a professional critic for over 15 years. I’ve been buried under piles of early review copies, trawled NetGalley for early digital copies, and seen my review blurbs plastered on book covers. It’s been a ride…. Read more »

My Dungeons & Dragons story “Dame Beatrix J. Delacroix III’s Guide For Training Your New Beholder” is out now!

It’s out! The new Dungeons & Dragons Beholder figurine, including my story “Dame Beatrix J. Delacroix III’s Guide For Training Your New Beholder,” is available now! Creating two canon Dungeons & Dragons characters is a dream come true, and I hope you all enjoy meeting them. Here’s a fun review on Comicon.com from Anton Kromoff:… Read more »

Check out the cover for “Fight, Magic, Items” at Nerdist!

Y’all know Fight, Magic, Items: The History of Final Fantasy, Dragon Quest, and the Rise of Japanese RPGs in the West is coming this October, but now, thanks to an exclusive reveal at Nerdist, we’ve got our first look at its gorgeous cover art. When I first started writing Fight, Magic, Items, I had all… Read more »

I sold a book! Announcing “Fight, Magic, Items: The History of Final Fantasy, Dragon Quest, and the Rise of Japanese RPGs in the West” (Running Press // October, 2022)

Cue Victory Fanfare You’ve maybe noticed Astrolabe’s been a little quiet for the past few months. Well, I’ve had good reason for that, and now I can finally tell you why, and I’ve literally been waiting my whole life to say this:I’m pleased to say I’ve sold my first book, Fight, Magic, Items: The History… Read more »

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