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The Shannara Chronicles premieres tonight on MTV


The wait is finally over! Tonight on MTV The Shannara Chronicles premieres with a 2 hour episode. The Shannara Chronicles is based on the second book of the original Shannara series, The Elfstones of Shannara written by Terry Brooks. Longtime fans and new fans alike will want to tune to follow the adventures of Wil…

The Shannara Chronicles: Behind the Scenes video


We are two months away from the premiere of The Shannara Chronicles! If you haven’t read the book The Elfstones of Shannara you better get started. MTV released a Behind-the-Scenes video that introduces the actors and the Shannara universe. Enjoy…

The Shannara Chronicles: NYCC Official Trailer

During the New York Comic Con (NYCC) MTV released another trailer for their upcoming adaptation of The Shannara universe. The Shannara Chronicles debuts on MTV in January 2016!

The Shannara Chronicles Official Trailer


The Shannara Chronicles, based on the best selling novels by Terry Brooks hits the airwaves in January 2016. The first season of The Shannara Chronicles is based on the second book in the original trilogy, The Elfstones of Shannara. MTV has released the official trailer for the show. As a fan of the Shannara books…

The Shannara Chronicles trailer


A couple months ago we interviewed Terry Brooks and talked about the upcoming adaptation of his book. At the time there wasn’t much information about the series, titled The Shannara Chronicles. The series will air on MTV…yeah, I had the same reaction! MTV waited until the San Diego Comic Con to reveal any details about…

MAP#64: Terry Brooks and The Shannara Chronicles


While browsing a B. Dalton bookstore in 1987 I happened upon a book with a glowing sword on the cover. The description talked of Skull Bearers, trolls, dwarfs, elves and a powerful Sword of Shannara. I was sold! That summer I read the entire Original Shannara trilogy by Terry Brooks. Over the years I would…

John Rhys-Davies joins the cast of ‘Shannara’


The Lord of the Rings alum John Rhys-Davies has joined the cast of the Viacom-owned cable network’s buzzy adaptation, The Hollywood Reporter has learned. The 10-episode series takes place in a world set thousands of years after the destruction of civilization as we know it. The adaptation of Terry Brooks’ book series follows the Shannara…

2014 Medieval Year in Review: Television

The White Queen

While the silver screen offered very little for medieval viewing the small screen is taking over! There was the obvious Season 4 of Game of Thrones, but it wasn’t alone. HISTORY, Starz, PBS and even Netflix offered something for TV Viewing. In fact your best bet for medieval fantasy is Television. Game of Thrones continues…

‘Shannara’ Ordered Straight to Series at MTV


I am excited about this news! If you read the About Page then you know The Shannara series influenced my love of the Middle Ages. I’m looking forward to this series and hope they do it right! ~The Archivist The Shannara series first started in 1977 with The Sword of Shannara and encompasses multiple trilogies…