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.

Max Lagno

Max Lagno was born in the city of Alma-Ata (now Almaty), Kazakhstan, where he graduated from the local art college as easel painter.

Video interviews

Interview with LiRPG genre authors (RosCon 2015)

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