London’s calling: the city as character in urban fantasy

By Ian 'Cat' Vincent | June 11, 2014 | 3 comments

London, photo by Simon and His Camera
I find it fascinating that, in discussions of urban fantasy as a genre, the first word of the term is so rarely mentioned.

Humanity now lives in an age where more than half the world’s population lives in an urban rather than a rural environment. It should be no surprise that this dramatic shift in how we live as a species should be reflected in both our fantasy tales about the supernatural world and our magick. And, of course, the one feeds into the other. Continue reading


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