Wed Apr 30
Rogue Code (Excerpt)
Fiction Affliction: Genre-Benders for May
Lev Grossman’s The Magicians Coming to SyFy!
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Rewatch: Fourth Season Overview
A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Grievance. Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: “Nothing Personal”
Every Human in Star Wars is Really a Humanoid Bee
No, McDonald’s Did Not Do A Good Job With Its Spider-Man Toys “For Girls”
The Spring 2014 Tor.com Movie Roundup
Malazan Reread of the Fallen: Dust of Dreams, Chapter Twenty (Part Two)
Rocket Talk, Episode 7: A Conversation with Author Sarah Lotz
Bob Hoskins, 1942-2014
The Political Science of Game of Thrones
The Mothers of Voorhisville
Morning Roundup: TaunTauns are for Real
The First Confession of Claire North
Tue Apr 29
The Pop Quiz at the End of the Universe: Walter Jury
Fiction Affliction: May Releases in Science Fiction
If it’s Not an Eel in Your Brain, it’s a Hole in Your Heart: The Wrath of Khan by Vonda McIntyre
Game of Thrones’s Ser Pounce Done with Season 4
Cyador’s Heirs (Excerpt)
Newly Discovered Octavia Butler Stories to be Published in June!
The Wheel of Time Reread: A Memory of Light, Part 58
Star Wars: Episode VII Cast Announced!
Speculative Fiction 2013 is Out Now!
Short Fiction Spotlight: Interfictions Online #2
Sleeps With Monsters: “It is Very Simple, but in War the Simplest Things Become Very Difficult”
Star Wars, What is It Good For? The Real History of Science Fiction
Getting That Book Deal: Pitching Banished to Tor UK
Morning Roundup: Clever… Velocentaur?
Mon Apr 28
The YA Roundup: The One with ALL the John Green
Original Star Wars Cast All in London Right Now For Some Mysterious Reason
Fiction Affliction: May Releases in Fantasy
The Pop Quiz at the End of the Universe: Kimberly Derting
Shield and Crocus (Excerpt)
Salem: How Not to Handle History (Or Race, Gender, etc…)
Join Team Tor.com for Star Wars Bar Trivia: Saturday, May 3rd!
In Conversation with Long Hidden Editors Rose Fox and Daniel José Older
A Read of the Dark Tower: Constant Reader Tackles The Dark Tower, In This Haze of Green and Gold, Chapter 3
Justice League Movie is Now Officially the Follow Up to “Batman Vs. Superman”
Game of Thrones Episode Review: “Oathkeeper”
Tor.com Welcomes Stefan Raets!
Liveblogging Season Two of Star Wars: The Clone Wars
Morning Roundup: Allow Us to Whisper into Your Ear
Sun Apr 27
British Genre Fiction Hitlist: Early May New Releases
Fri Apr 25
Batman vs. Superman: Hollywood Weighs In!
Disney and Del Rey Announce New “Unified Canon” for Upcoming Star Wars Expanded Universe Novels
YA Without the Emotional Pitch: Kelley Armstrong’s Sea of Shadows
Strange Country (Excerpt)
Steampunk Events for May 2014
Malazan Reread of the Fallen: Dust of Dreams, Chapter Twenty (Part One)
Batman Vs. Superman Adds Cyborg to its League of Characters
Rereading Joe Abercrombie’s First Law Trilogy, Before They Are Hanged: “The Great Leveler”
Spring 2014 Anime Preview: Now With More Robots
A Dream of Caeli-Amur: Finding Unwrapped Sky
Morning Roundup: This Stormtrooper Hates Sand Almost as Much as Anakin
Thu Apr 24
Gaming Roundup: Dragon Age: Inquisition Ignites the Skies on October 7
How Not to Write for Both Children and Adults: Sylvie and Bruno
Monument 14: Savage Drift (Excerpt)
The Pop Quiz at the End of the Universe: Alison Littlewood
A Read of Ice and Fire: A Feast for Crows, Part 12
William H. Patterson, Jr., 1951-2014
The Way of Kings Reread: Chapter 69
The Light, the Heat of Joss Whedon’s In Your Eyes
The Harry Potter Reread: The Philosopher’s Stone, Chapter 12
The Best Star Wars Book, or the Best Star Wars Novel? Stackpole’s I, Jedi
Morning Roundup Presents Avengers: Age of Selfies
Wed Apr 23
Weird Conspiracy on the Range: Peacemaker by Marianne de Pierres
Too Much Love Will Kill You: Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., “The Only Light in the Darkness”
“Trust the Story”: A Conversation with Sofia Samatar
Godzilla in the Mist: Rediscovering the 60th Anniversary Restoration of the Classic Film
Why Do We Want More MST3K?
Malazan Reread of the Fallen: Dust of Dreams, Chapter Nineteen (Part Two)
Rocket Talk Episode 6: A Discussion with Saga Press Executive Editor Joe Monti
Looking For a Light at the End of GrimDark? Check Out These 13 Life-Affirming Fantasies
The End of the End of Everything
Jupiter War (Excerpt)
Morning Roundup: Nana, Nana, Nana, Nana…
Awards Dominate Eastercon
Tue Apr 22
Visit Neo-Hogwarts in Harry Potter’s Cyberpunk Adventure!
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Rewatch: “Broken Link”
The Pop Quiz at the End of the Universe: Jeremy Robinson
The Wheel of Time Reread: A Memory of Light, Part 57
Don’t Worrythe Star Wars Expanded Universe is Not Going Away Because of Episode VII
Short Fiction Spotlight: Come As You Are
Rocket Talk, Episode 5: The Hugo Awards
Post-Binary Gender in SF: Writing Without Revealing Gender
Morning Roundup: Power Boys Deserve Windows, Too!
Mon Apr 21
Check Out the Cover Art for Brandon Sanderson’s Firefight
Clone Trooper Action Figure Photography Might Actually Make You Cry
The Boost (Excerpt)
Robots for Dummies? The Real History of Science Fiction
The YA Roundup: More Movie Trailers to Make You Cry
2014 David Gemmell Award for Fantasy Shortlist Announced
Transcendence: Resistance to Johnny Depp is Futile!
The Wheel of Time and the Hugo Voter Packet
Sleeps With Monsters: How About Those Hugos?
A Read of the Dark Tower: Constant Reader Tackles The Dark Tower, In This Haze of Green and Gold, Chapter 2
Game of Thrones Episode Review: “Breaker of Chains”
Terror in the Thames: Murder by Sarah Pinborough
Troll Mountain: Episode Three (Excerpt)
Morning Roundup: The Easter Dragon Came!
Sun Apr 20
Announcing the 2013 British Science Fiction Association (BSFA) Award Winners
Sat Apr 19
Read Tor.com’s Original Fiction Hugo Finalists
The Lady Astronaut of Mars
Announcing the 2014 Hugo Award Nominees
Fri Apr 18
New Godzilla TV Spot Tells Us More Than all the Previous Trailers Have So Far
The Severed Streets (Excerpt)
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Rewatch: “Body Parts”
Ginny (Weasley) Potter is Reporting on the Quidditch World Cup This Year
Behind the Simulated Sky: The Forever Watch by David Ramirez
Wings Gleaming Like Beaten Bronze: Elizabeth Bear’s Eternal Sky Trilogy
Malazan Reread of the Fallen: Dust of Dreams, Chapter Nineteen (Part One)
Under the Radar: Mid-Series from the Mid List
Crafting a Shardblade for Brandon Sanderson
Even More SFF Bunnies (and Other Strange, Rabbit-Type Creatures)
Morning Roundup: You Either Return Your Books or You Live Long Enough to Accrue the Late Fees
Thu Apr 17
Gaming Roundup: PAX East Edition
Gabriel Garcia Marquez, 1927-2014
Bird Box (Excerpt)
More Logic, Wordplay, and Mirrors: Through the Looking Glass
The Harry Potter Reread: The Philosopher’s Stone, Chapters 10 and 11
A Read of Ice and Fire: A Feast for Crows, Part 11
Read a New Sample From The World of Ice and Fire
Now We Know How to Make Tom Hiddleston Cry
The Way of Kings Reread: Chapter 68
When Being Rogue Isn’t Rogue Enough: X-Wing #4 The Bacta War
JordanCon 2014: The Return of the Con Report, Part 2
Brandon Sanderson Profiled in the New York Times
Dangerously Good Fantasy and New Jacqueline Carey Ebook Art
Game of Thrones Episode Analysis: “The Lion and The Rose”
Morning Roundup: This Pint-sized Agent Coulson Will Warm Your Cold, Dead Heart
British Genre Fiction Hitlist: Late April New Releases
Wed Apr 16
Star Wars Episode VII On-Set Photos Spark So Many Questions!
Second Star (Excerpt)
It’s Not Given, But Discovered. Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: “Providence”
Sex and the Swamp Thing
Rereading Joe Abercrombie’s First Law Trilogy, The Blade Itself: “The Bloody-Nine” and “The Tools We Have”
Malazan Reread of the Fallen: Dust of Dreams, Chapter Eighteen
All the Planets are But Rays: Victorian-era Magical Societies, Telepathy, and Interplanetary Space Travel
Rocket Talk, Episode 4: “In the Greenwood” by Mari Ness
Mutants Galore in the New X-Men: Days of Future Past Trailer
Morning Roundup: The Winter Soldier is the Prettiest Pretty Princess
No More Moriarty
Tue Apr 15
Wandering America’s Highways: Sparrow Hill Road by Seanan McGuire
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Rewatch: “The Quickening”
Let It Go, Winter SoldierHeartbreaking Captain America/Frozen Fan Art
The Retrospective: Mythic Delirium #30
JordanCon 2014: The Return of the Con Report, Part 1
Can You Overcome Your Fear of Change? Cory Doctorow and William Campbell Powell Discuss Expiration Day
Short Fiction Spotlight: Beneath Ceaseless Skies #144
Is Art Selfish?
Listen to Scalzi’s Old Man’s War as if Geoffrey Chaucer Had Written It
Announcing “Unlocked,” a Tor.com Original Novella by John Scalzi
What Mario Scietto Says
Morning Roundup: Second Star to the Right, and We’ll follow the Cap’n till Mornin’!
Mon Apr 14
Rat Queens Puts the “Party” in “Adventuring Party”
“How Frozen Should Have Ended” Shows Us a Better Way to Bring Up Elsa
Highlights from Peter V. Brett’s AMA!
Troll Mountain: Episode Two (Excerpt)
Hannibal: Puppies, Plate Glass, and Plot Twists
The YA Roundup: Life Without Archie
Our Favorite Responses From Harrison Ford’s AMA!
Detroit Wilderness By Nightfall: Only Lovers Left Alive
Game of…Space Operas! James S.A. Corey’s Leviathan Wakes is Coming to SyFy
Tor Author Randy Henderson Wins the Writers of the Future Award!
A Read of The Dark Tower: Constant Reader Tackles The Dark Tower, In This Haze of Green and Gold, Chapter 1
Kim Harrison’s Final Hollows Book Has A Sale Date!
SFF Writing Advice from io9’s Charlie Jane Anders
The Return of Zita the Spacegirl (Comic Excerpt)
Morning Roundup: Llama Batman Wary of Facing Actual Penguin
Sun Apr 13
Game of Thrones Episode Review: “The Lion and the Rose”
The Death of Araweilo
Fri Apr 11
Sunrise, Sunset: Plus One by Elizabeth Fama
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Rewatch: “To the Death”
This Week’s Game-Changing Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Was Exactly The Problem With The Show
Macmillan eDeals Has LaunchedFind Great Reads!
Dragon Age: The Masked Empire by Patrick Weekes
Tor.com Story Art We Never Got to Show You
Batman Gets A Fab New Short For His 75th B-Day From Bruce Timm!
Rassenkampf: The Empire of Time by David Wingrove
Join Jo Walton on Tour for My Real Children!
Andre the Giant: Life and Legend (Comic Excerpt)
Morning Roundup: Hellboy-Bot is Adorably Demonic!
Thu Apr 10
Sapere Aude: The Revolutions by Felix Gilman
Goats Screaming the Game of Thrones Theme Song
Join Douglas Preston on Tour for The Kraken Project!
The Kraken Project (Excerpt)
New How to Train Your Dragon 2 Trailer Features EVEN MORE Dragons!
Gaming Roundup: Return to Tamriel in The Elder Scrolls Online
Beginning It All: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland
Creating the Artwork for Yoon Ha Lee’s “Combustion Hour”
The Way of Kings Reread: Chapters 66 and 67
I Just Lost Hours Reading This Geological History of Westeros
Go Ahead, Touch Wedge’s Face! X-Wing #3: The Krytos Trap
Todd Lockwood Cover Reveal for Marie Brennan’s The Voyage of the Basilisk
The Harry Potter Reread: The Philosopher’s Stone, Chapters 8 and 9
Morning Roundup: The Hittites Should Definitely Call the Doctor!
Wed Apr 9
Join Four Great YA Authors for the “Fierce Reads” Tour!
Of Neptune (Excerpt)
A Twist Saved is a Twist Earned. Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: “Turn, Turn, Turn”
If the Hound Demands Chicken, Give Him Chicken!
Join Printz Award Winner Marcus Sedgwick on Tour!
A Stunning Conclusion: Laini Taylor’s Dreams of Gods and Monsters
Dark Souls II: To Sit Upon the Throne of Want
Malazan Reread of the Fallen: Dust of Dreams, Chapter Seventeen
My Real Children (Excerpt)
Aman Iman: Lagoon by Nnedi Okorafor
Rocket Talk, Episode 3: Brandon Sanderson’s Stormlight Archive
Sci-Fi/Fantasy Blog Hodderscape to Pay for Original Content
Something Going Around
Morning Roundup: Don’t You Forget About Beast…
Herbert for Horror
Tue Apr 8
I Seriously Doubt Kate Mulgrew Believes the Sun Revolves Around the Earth
Crash Daryl Gregory’s Afterparty Tour!
Sworn in Steel (Excerpt)
The Goonies Sequel Might Actually Work… Without A New Generation Dragging It Down
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Rewatch: “For the Cause”
The Pop Quiz at the End of the Universe: Laini Taylor
Join Marie Brennan and Mary Robinette Kowal on Tour!
The Wheel of Time Reread: A Memory of Light, Part 56
Ten Fossil Creatures That Look Like Aliens
Poe Money, Poe Sculptures
The Contradictions of Diane Duane
Let’s Completely Reimagine Battlestar Galactica! Again. This Time as A Movie!
Post-Binary Gender in SF: Shadow Man by Melissa Scott
Game of Thrones Sex Chart is the Least Sexy Thing
Liveblogging Season One of Star Wars: The Clone Wars
Morning Roundup: You Avengers are All Weirdos
Mon Apr 7
The YA Roundup: Sherman Alexie’s Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day
Nathan Bransford and Daniel José Older Discuss “Anyway: Angie”
Aliens Don’t Eat Chocolate Cake: Under the Skin and the Science Fiction Art Film
Troll Mountain: Episode One (Excerpt)
Stealing Brains, Courage and a Heart: Once Upon a Time and the Wicked Witch
This Sneak Peek of Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 2 is the Best
The Pop Quiz at the End of the Universe: Michael R. Underwood
Check Out New Cover Art for Brandon Sanderson’s Mistborn Trilogy
A History of Haunting: The Unquiet House by Alison Littlewood
A Read of the Dark Tower: Constant Reader Tackles The Dark Tower, Blue Heaven, Chapter 12 Sections 12-19
Pan Macmillan Announces The James Herbert Award for Horror
The Sky is Taken: It’s Time to Get Over Firefly
Stephan Martinière’s Cover Art for Shield and Crocus
Snap, Crackle and Pop: The Eye of Zoltar by Jasper Fforde
Morning Roundup: Scary Muppets are the Greatest Muppets!
Sun Apr 6
Game of Thrones, Season 4, Episode 1: “Two Swords”
Hades and Persephone
The Way of Kings by Brandon Sanderson
Sat Apr 5
“This is not a natural disaster.” The Extended Godzilla Trailer