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NaNoWriMo is here! Begin your writing adventure with guides, tips, and advice throughout November!

Nation Novel Writing Month, or NaNoWriMo, has begun! The annual November event brings writers together, challenging them to write a 50,000 word novel throughout the month, to be completed on November 30th. Hundreds of thousands of people participate across the globe, many of whom have even had their NaNoWriMo novels published! We’re all familiar with the

Journey through Alagaësia in Minecraft with these incredible previews from the fan replica server!

A group of Minecraft and Inheritance Cycle enthusiasts have spent the better part of the past three years working tirelessly on bringing Alagaësia to life within the world’s most popular building game. These fans, who work under the community name “Minecraft Alagaësia,” regularly update fans on their progress through their website and Twitter account, and even

Blacksmith and Christopher Paolini bring Angela’s incredible sword ‘Tinkledeath’ to life

Together with a talented fan and a local blacksmith, Christopher Paolini recently fulfilled the unique request of one Make-a-Wish recipient: to own a replica of Angela’s sword, Tinkledeath (Albitr), and a recreation of the enchanted necklace worn by Eragon! Christopher shared progress photos of the sword throughout its creation, as well as two videos of

Learn the history, see the swords, and vote for your favorite Riders’ blade! (Poll)

The blades of Alagaësia’s many Dragon Riders helped accomplish some of the greatest – and most wicked – deeds, from the salvation of many to the death of Riders’ at the Foresworn’s hands. Zar’roc and Brisingr both played crucial roles throughout the series, and Galbatorix was all the more formidable with Vrangr, the white sword formerly

What’s your favorite Inheritance Cycle “Rider War” battle?

The road to overthrowing Galbatorix and conquering Urû’baen was riddled with bloodshed, death, and ultimately victory. Eragon, Saphira, Arya, Nasuada, Roran, the elves, dwarves, and the Varden fought long and hard, through thick and thin, and lost many of their bravest warriors during the series’ many battles. Having finally witnessed the end of Galbatorix, we can look back

What’s your favorite Book 5 theory?

We know that we’ll be seeing a Book 5 – a standalone novel set in Alagaësia taking place after the events of Inheritance – but we don’t know when. While we wait, it’s time to theorize! We want to hear your favorite Book 5 theories! Whether it’s your prediction for Angela’s backstory, your ideas for who

What’s your favorite Eragon/Arya moment?

Many of us were devastated that Eragon and Arya split at the end of Inheritance. However, Christopher’s recent comments indicate that their final scene together in the last book may not be the end of their potential relationship: @LunePotter: Will there be Eragon/Arya moments in Book 5? Christopher: I can’t spoil it, but I think you’ll enjoy

What is your favorite Angela the Herbalist quote?

Angela the Herbalist: Greyfolk? Time Lord? Werecat Rider? Carmen Sandiego? Angela’s endless source of power, mystery, and hilarity has won over the hearts of thousands of Inheritance Cycle readers. She has a knack for appearing at the most random of times throughout the series, seemingly always aware of Alagaësia’s most important events. Who could have predicted during