Lazarus Gray (Icons Writeup)

Lazarus Grayaka Richard WinthropCreated by Barry Reese Prowess 5Coordination 5Strength 5Intellect 6Awareness 6Willpower 6 Stamina 11 Powers*.357 Smith & Wesson Magnum 4 (Extra: The gun uses silver bullets that have been soaked in holy water. Does 5 damage to supernatural foes)*Knife 2*Detect 4 (Limit: Can only be used to track members of Assistance Unlimited –Continue reading “Lazarus Gray (Icons Writeup)”

Timeline of the Reese Unlimited Universe (Updated 9/13/2022)

Major Events specific to certain stories and novels are included in brackets. Some of this information contains SPOILERS for The Peregrine, Lazarus Gray, Gravedigger and other stories.  ~ 800 – Viking warrior Grimarr dies of disease but is resurrected as the Sword of Hel. He adventures for some time as Hel’s agent on Earth. [TheContinue reading “Timeline of the Reese Unlimited Universe (Updated 9/13/2022)”

Dr. York (ICONS Writeup)

Doctor York (first name unknown) Prowess 3Coordination 2Strength 7Intellect 6Awareness 3Willpower 4 Stamina 11 Powers*Damage Resistance 4 (+4 for headshots)*Immortality 1*Magic 5*Gadgets 5 SpecialtiesOccult (Expert +2), Science (Expert +2), Technology (Expert +2) Qualities*The Diabolical Dr. York*Pawn of the Elder Gods*Massive Ego Background: York was a former scientist that had eventually realized that science had itsContinue reading “Dr. York (ICONS Writeup)”

Geist (ICONS Writeup)

GeistMordecai Graycreated by Barry Reese Prowess 6Coordination 5Strength 5Intellect 4Awareness 5Willpower 5 Stamina 10 PowersAll powers are derived from his suit and equipment:*Damage Resistance 5*Binding 4*Strike 6 (Taser Gloves)*Gadgets 4 SpecialtiesAthletics, Drive, Investigation, Leadership, Martial Arts, Military, Pilot, Stealth, Weapons – Handguns (Expert +2) Qualities“I’m a better hero than I am a father.”Unusual familyA manContinue reading “Geist (ICONS Writeup)”

The Super-Fan Reviews Lazarus 13

The Pulp Super-Fan, Michael Brown, is back with a look at volume thirteen of the Lazarus Gray series. Let’s see what he says: Lazarus Gray is a New Pulp character from Reese (The Peregrine, Gravedigger, and other characters and works). Gray is sort of inspired by the classic pulp hero The Avenger, and has aContinue reading “The Super-Fan Reviews Lazarus 13”


So I’ve been working hard on the debut novel featuring Calavera, which has turned into a crossover novel for many of the characters that exist in my modern-day. Several years back, I had all my World War II-era characters meet up and this is similar but with the likes of Calavera, Babylon, Catalyst (the 21stContinue reading “Calavera”

Various and Sundry

So my day job is working as a high school English teacher – and we’ve just wrapped up our first week with the students. With so much of my time being spent on learning my new students and keeping up with meetings, I’ve found my writing time to be severely curtailed! Still, I’ve been splittingContinue reading “Various and Sundry”

Another Lilith Review

Michael Brown, the Pulp Super-Fan posted a review of the Chronicles of Lilith book. Here’s what he had to say: “Along with the recent release of the latest Lazarus Gray volumes from Barry Reese, we get another novel set in the Reese Unlimited universe: The Chronicles of Lilith. It stars Lilith, Adam‘s first wife, whoContinue reading “Another Lilith Review”

Murder Unlimited! (Updated 6/17/2022)

One of the great tropes of modern heroic fiction is the “dark reflection,” where we get to see a villain that’s very similar to our hero – so much so, that they’re practically two sides of the same coin. Lazarus Gray has clashed several times with a man known as Nemesis, whose very existence isContinue reading “Murder Unlimited! (Updated 6/17/2022)”