16 Books Published by MVmedia, LLC on Our Site — Book Cover Mosaic

Click for more detail about Blacktastic!: The Blacktasticon 2018 Anthology by Linda Addison and Balogun Ojetade Blacktastic!: The Blacktasticon 2018 Anthology

by Linda Addison and Balogun Ojetade
MVmedia, LLC (Jun 05, 2018)
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What is the Black Fantastic? It’s Sword and Soul, Steamfunk, Cyberfunk, Science Fiction, Real Urban Fantasy, Paranormal and so much more. It’s creators from Africa and the African Diaspora expressing and exploring concepts without the boundaries and restrictions often found in the publishing industry. Blacktastic!, the official anthology of Blacktasticon 2018, offers a tantalizing glimpse into the imagination of its writers. It is our hope that you will be entertained and intrigued by these excellent stories. Consider this the beginning of an amazing journey into the Black Fantastic!


Click for more detail about Terminus: Tales of the Black Fantastic from the ATL by Milton J. Davis Terminus: Tales of the Black Fantastic from the ATL

by Milton J. Davis
MVmedia, LLC (May 12, 2018)
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Atlanta. ATL. The Rising Phoenix. The City too Busy to Hate. The Black Mecca. Capital of the Deep South. There, between flitting shadows and full moons, exists another world filled with dark creatures, demons, and immortals. Only a thin veil separates the Atlanta you know from this mysterious realm. Nine brave authors risk it all to reveal the crossroads of Southern charm and the Black Fantastic. Y’all ready?

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Click for more detail about Dark Universe by Milton Davis and Eugene Peterson Dark Universe

by Milton Davis and Eugene Peterson
MVmedia, LLC (Feb 07, 2018)
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The Dark Universe Anthology tells the origin story of the Cassad Empire, from its ambitious beginning to its evolution to the first great human Galactic Empire and its eventual fall. Milton Davis, Gene Peterson, Balogun Ojetade, Penelope Flynn, Malon Edwards, K. Ceres Wright and DaVaun Sanders are the storytellers that lay the foundation of this amazing empire. Dark Universe is space opera like you’ve never seen. The time has come; Dark Universe is here!


Click for more detail about KI Khanga: The Anthology by Milton J. Davis and Balogun Ojetade KI Khanga: The Anthology

by Milton J. Davis and Balogun Ojetade
MVmedia, LLC (Jul 29, 2017)
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What is Ki Khanga? The answer lies in the pages of this amazing anthology. Balogun Ojetade and Milton Davis define this fascinating world which forms the foundation of the Ki Khanga Sword and Soul Role Playing Game. Fifteen amazing stories will take you on an exciting journey throughout is intriguing world. Prepare yourself for stories of bravery, tragedy, love and adventure. Prepare yourself for Ki Khanga.


Click for more detail about Ki Khanga Sword and Soul Role Playing Game: Basic Rules by Milton J. Davis and Balogun Ojetade Ki Khanga Sword and Soul Role Playing Game: Basic Rules

by Milton J. Davis and Balogun Ojetade
MVmedia, LLC (May 24, 2017)
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Ki Khanga: The Sword and Soul Role Playing Game puts you in the role of a character of your liking in a world of mystery and magic; of villainy and victory; of sword… and soul.Will you delve for lost artifacts in the ruins of ancient temples? Strap on beaded armor and an nkisi necklace to battle undead legions as they storm your city upon the backs of skeletal camels, or defend your village from a swarm of ravenous impundulu? Whether you’re making your way through the magical forests of Wandatu or fighting to survive in the palm oil-lit back alleys of Sati-Baa, you and your team will need all your wits, combat skill, and magic to make it through. But most of all, you’ll need each other.This rulebook is the essential centerpiece of Ki Khanga: The Sword and Soul Role Playing Game, with rules for character creation, magic, arms, armor, divination and much more - everything you need to play Ki Khanga as either a player or Griot!The next great adventure in fantasy roleplaying takes off here, and Ki Khanga: The Sword and Soul Role Playing Game is your ticket to a lifetime of adventure!The Ki Khanga Core Rulebook includes: All player and Game Master rules in a single volume. The ability to create characters the way YOU want them to be, without restrictions of class or species. Multiple maps and detailed overviews of the 16 countries and multiple cultures that comprise the world of Ki Khanga including their gods, major factions and threats, and more. Complete rules for combat. African weapons, armor, and items - magical, spiritual and technological - from hand cannons and divine armor to enchanted swords and biological implants. Rules for magic, deadly traps, bizarre diseases and poisons, and everything else you need to craft exciting adventures. And much, much more!


Click for more detail about The City: A Cyberfunk Anthology by Milton J. Davis The City: A Cyberfunk Anthology

by Milton J. Davis
MVmedia, LLC (Nov 23, 2015)
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The City anthology is a unique creation. It’s a concept anthology, a collection of stories where eighteen different authors share their vision of a single idea. It’s Cyberfunk, cyberpunk stories that play with future concepts from an African/African American perspective. Most of all it’s engaging, exciting, thought provoking and fun. Like the inhabitants, the City is perceived in various ways by the various writers. Some stories intersect, some diverge, but they all entertain. The result is a journey into a unique world described by unique and engaging voices.


Click for more detail about Griots: Sisters of the Spear by Milton J. Davis and Charles R. Saunders Griots: Sisters of the Spear

by Milton J. Davis and Charles R. Saunders
MVmedia, LLC (Mar 11, 2014)
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Griots: Sisters of the Spear picks up where the ground breaking Griots Anthology leaves off. Charles R. Saunders and Milton J. Davis present seventeen original and exciting Sword and Soul tales focusing on black women. Just as the Griots Anthology broke ground as the first Sword and Soul Anthology, Griots: Sisters of the Spear pays homage to the spirit, bravery and compassion of women of color. The griots have returned to sing new songs, and what wonderful songs they are!


Click for more detail about Amber and the Hidden City by Milton J. Davis Amber and the Hidden City

by Milton J. Davis
MVmedia, LLC (Dec 16, 2013)
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Thirteen year old Amber Robinson’s life is full of changes. Her parents are sending her to a private school away from her friends, and high school looms before her. But little does she know that her biggest change awaits in a mysterious city hidden from the world for a thousand years. Why? Amber’s grandmother is a princess from this magical kingdom of Marai. She’s been summoned home to use her special abilities to select the new king but she no longer has the gift, and her daughter was never trained for the task. That leave only one person with the ability to save the city: Amber! But there are those who are determined that Amber never reaches Marai and they will do anything to stop her. Prepare yourself for an exciting adventure that spans from the Atlanta suburbs to the grasslands of Mali. It’s a story of a girl who discovers her hidden abilities and heritage in a way that surprises and entertains.


Click for more detail about Woman Of The Woods (Meji Novel) by Milton J. Davis Woman Of The Woods (Meji Novel)

by Milton J. Davis
MVmedia, LLC (Jul 01, 2013)
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Sadatina, an Adamu girl on the brink of becoming a woman has lived a peaceful life with her family in Adamusola, the land beyond the Old Men Mountains. But tragic events change her life forever, revealing a hidden past that leads her into the midst of a war between her people and those that would see them destroyed, the Mosele. Armed with a spiritual weapon and her feline ’sisters,’ Sadatina becomes a Shosa, a warrior trained to fight the terrible nyokas, demon-like creatures that aid the Mosele in their war against her people. Woman of the Woods by Milton Davis is an action filled, emotionally charged adventure that expands the scope of the world of Uhuru and introduces another unforgettable character to the fabled continent’s heroic legends.


Click for more detail about Steamfunk! by Milton J. Davis and Marcellus Jackson Steamfunk!

by Milton J. Davis and Marcellus Jackson
MVmedia, LLC (Feb 22, 2013)
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A witch, more machine than human, judges the character of the wicked and hands out justice in a ravaged Chicago. John Henry wields his mighty hammers in a war against machines and the undead. Frederick Douglass and Harriet Tubman rule a country of freed slaves that rivals - and often bests - England and France in power and technology. You will find all this - and much more - between the pages of Steamfunk, an anthology of incredible stories by some of today's greatest authors of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Steamfunk - African and African American-inspired Steampunk.

Editors Milton Davis and Balogun Ojetade have put together a masterful work guaranteed to transport you to new worlds. Worlds of adventure; of terror; of war and wonder; of iron and steam. Open these pages and traverse the luminiferous aether to the world of Steamfunk!


Click for more detail about Once Upon a Time in Afrika (Sword and Soul Novel) by Balogun Ojetade Once Upon a Time in Afrika (Sword and Soul Novel)

by Balogun Ojetade
MVmedia, LLC (Sep 14, 2012)
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An exciting Sword and Soul tale by Balogun Ojetade, Once Upon a Time in Afrika Tells the story of a beautiful princess and her eager suitors. Desperate to marry off his beautiful but "tomboyish" duaghter, Esuseeke, the Emperor of Oyo, consults the Oracle. The Oracle tells the Emperor Esuseeke must marry the greatest warrior in all Onile (Afrika). To determine who is the greatest warrior, the Emperor hosts a grand martial arts tournament inviting warrior from all over the continent. Unknown to the warriors and spectators of the tournament a powerful evil is headed their way. Will the warriors band together against this evil?


Click for more detail about Changa’s Safari Volume 2 by Milton J. Davis Changa’s Safari Volume 2

by Milton J. Davis
MVmedia, LLC (Feb 05, 2012)
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Changa Diop, Swahili merchant and adventurer, continues his amazing adventures with his crew and companions. The hulls of his dhows laden with treasures of the Middle Kingdom, Changa sets sail for home. But adventure waits at every port, some deliberate, others totally unexpected. Be prepared for action, adventure, and surprises and Changa and his crew cross the seas for home. Grab the ropes and make yourself secure. Changa is coming home.


Click for more detail about Griots: A Sword And Soul Anthology by Milton J. Davis and Charles R. Saunders Griots: A Sword And Soul Anthology

by Milton J. Davis and Charles R. Saunders
MVmedia, LLC (Aug 07, 2011)
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Magic. Myth. Warfare. Wonder. Beauty. Bravery. Glamour. Gore. Sorcery. Sensuality. These and many more elements of fantasy await you in the pages of Griots, which brings you the latest stories of the new genre called Sword and Soul. The tales told in Griots are the annals of the Africa that was, as well as Africas that never were, may have been, or should have been. They are the legends of a continent and people emerging from shadows thrust upon them in the past. They are the sagas sung by the modern heirs of the African story-tellers known by many names - including griots. Here, you will meet mighty warriors, seductive sorceresses, ambitious monarchs, and cunning courtesans. Here, you will journey through the vast variety of settings Africa offers, and inspires. Here, you will savor what the writings of the modern-day griots have to offer: journeys through limitless vistas of the imagination, with a touch of color and a taste of soul.


Click for more detail about Changa’s Safari by Milton J. Davis Changa’s Safari

by Milton J. Davis
MVmedia, LLC (Jan 04, 2011)
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In the 15th century on the African continent the young prince Changa Diop flees his homeland of Kongo, vowing to seek revenge for the death of his father and free his family and people from the foul sorcerer Usenge. He survives slavery and the fighting pits of Mogadishu, eventually becoming a merchant adventurer whose extraordinary skills and determination makes his a legend. From the Swahili merchant cities of Mombasa and Sofala to the magnificent Middle Kingdom, Changa and his crew experience adventures beyond the imagination. Despite his reputation, Changa will not rest until he has fulfilled his promise to his people. The anchors are lifted and the sails are dropped. Let the safari begin!


Click for more detail about Meji Book One by Milton J. Davis Meji Book One

by Milton J. Davis
MVmedia, LLC (Jul 19, 2010)
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Meji Book One Book Description Change: On the Sesu grasslands of the continent of Uhuru, Inkosi Dingane is granted his wish. His Great Wife Shani bears him a son, and heir to his growing empire. But the ancestors have plans of their own. Shani bears him meji, twins boys considered an abomination among the Sesu but a blessing to Shani’s people, the Mawena. Thus begins the story of two brothers destined to transform their world. One brother, Ndoro, fights for his place among the Sesu hoping to shed the stigma of abomination. The other, Obaseki, grows to a man among the Mawena, struggling with a gift that alienates him from his family. Both are forced to seek their destiny, travelling through teeming savanna, mysterious forests, haunted cliffs and torrid deserts, fulfilling a prophecy that changes them and their world forever.


Click for more detail about Meji Book Two by Milton J. Davis Meji Book Two

by Milton J. Davis
MVmedia, LLC (Jul 13, 2009)
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Ndoro and Obaseki, twin brothers of royal birth, now find themselves on different paths towards the same destiny. Ndoro, driven by revenge, forges his adopted people, the Diaka, into the greatest weapon Uhuru has ever known. Obaseki begins a sojourn that takes him to the land of his mysterious spirit horn. Moyo, the pieces of his puzzling power falling into place with each step. As each brothers’ power grows their paths become clear. Meji Book Two continues where Meji Book One ends, following the brothers through adulthood. Each amazing adventure reveals more of the wonderful world that is Uhuru. In Meji Book Two, Two will become One.