Fantasy vs reality

Nick Perumov – Author

Human nature has always sought expansion. Centuries ago, the whole globe was to explore and conquer. But now when it’s all discovered, imagination seems to be the only realm where people can slake their thirst for expansion. Probably this is the reason why fantasy and sci-fi are among the most popular fiction genres nowadays. Is it true? Really, why are people so fond of all those elf and orc things? We’re asking one of the most successful Russian fantasy and sci-fi authors, Nick Perumov.