Literature: The Mystery Sphere
"This woman,” asked The Sphere, “Was she truly unbelievably beautiful as you say?"
"As unbelievable as a madman’s delusions."
"Was she beautiful to you then?"
"I’m a madman. I delude myself"
"You delude yourself that you are a madman. In any case, continue."
— Ryney and The Sphere set the tone for the series.
The Mystery Sphere is a Web Serial Novel
about Ryney, a Pirate
with poison running through his veins, who is accused of stealing a nobleman's dragon.
The story is also a Fair Play Whodunnit
, but done in a fantasy setting. Word of God
says that A Wizard Did It
will not be used. It has an interactive componentthat makes sense in-universe
that allows readers to suggest what the detective will do.
Surprisingly entertaining with a quirky plot and a non-orthodox Great Detective
. It can best be described as Homestuck meets Sherlock Holmes
. It can be read here.
This series provides examples of: