About Authors

Karen Hayes

Karen Hayes has been on the move her entire life. As a child, she lived in Italy, Russia, India and South Africa whose diverse cultures have left their mark in her writing. Karen wears many hats, working as a translator, book editor and even as a tour guide, but still she considers writing her main passion in life.

Dan Sugralinov

Dan Sugralinov grew up in a small working-class town on the Russian border with Kazakhstan. It’s a miracle he survived his childhood games of hide-and-seek in the surrounding building sites complete with perilous rebar structures and flooded foundation pits.

Video interviews

Interview with LiRPG genre authors (RosCon 2015)

Dmitriy Rus, Vasiliy Mahanenko, Alex Kosh, Alexey Bobl and Dem Mihajlov