Fri May 29
Rereading Joe Abercrombie’s First Law Trilogy, Last Argument of Kings: “Sweet Victory” and “Rude Awakenings”
The Stargate Rewatch: SG-1 Season Eight
Enroll in the Princess Academy That Never Existed
Tanith Lee — A Brief Retrospective
A History of Feminist Speculative Fiction: Sisters of the Revolution
Rocket Talk Episode 55: Aidan Moher
The Dragonlance Chronicles Reread: Dragons of Autumn Twilight, Chapters 21 and 22
Debut Tor Authors Play “Would You Rather: SFF Edition”
This is The Joker’s Weirdest Origin Story Yet!
Thu May 28
The Harry Potter Reread: The Order of the Phoenix, Chapters 13 and 14
Please Won’t You Be My Huge Green Rage Neighbor
Imagination and Wish Fulfillment in Michael Ende’s The Neverending Story
A Read of Ice and Fire: A Dance With Dragons, Part 22
Words of Radiance Reread: Chapter 40
Midnight in Karachi Episode 14: Sarah Lotz
The SFF Book Covers You Remember Most Vividly
What the Devil? Announcing a second Tor.com novella from K.J. Parker
A Pair of Magical Shoes: Variations on “Cinderella”
Godzilla Is a Big Responsibility!
Wed May 27
Metal Music for Five Fantasy Writers and Their Worlds
Star Trek The Original Series Rewatch: “Miri”
Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell: “How is Lady Pole?”
This Princess Can Defend Any Castle
Rereading Melanie Rawn: Sunrunner’s Fire, Chapters 19 and 20
George Miller’s Justice League Would Have Changed Superhero Movies Drastically
The Coode Street Podcast Episode 235: Elizabeth Hand
Read Hoshruba: The Land and the Tilism Book 1 in Its Entirety
The Traitor Baru Cormorant, Chapter 2
This Can’t Possibly Be Proper
Harlan Ellison Taught Me How to Be Interesting
Tue May 26
Short Fiction Spotlight: Spring Smorgasbord
Five Books About Kickass Moms
By the Sword: The Ride
Here’s Margaret Atwood’s Book We’ll Never Get to Read
What Is The Frequency of Hope? Tomorrowland Never Quite Tells Us
The Wheel of Time Reread Redux: The Great Hunt, Part 2
Lovecraftian Dream Logic: “The Dream-Quest of Unknown Kadath,” Part 1
Sleeps With Monsters: Mad Max: Fury Road
Tanith Lee, 1947-2015
The Traitor Baru Cormorant, Chapter 1
Game of Thrones Season 5, Episode 7: “The Gift”
Message Fiction: Power Rivalries and Interstellar Cold Wars
So Glad She Stopped Playing Tennis! Why Sally Ride Still Amazes Us
Mon May 25
These Are the Best Gryphons You Will Ever See. Ever.
Rereading the Empire Trilogy: Mistress of the Empire, Part 11
Sun May 24
Tor Books Announces a Decade of John Scalzi
Sat May 23
Announcing the Spectrum 22: The Best In Contemporary Fantastic Art Award Recipients
Fri May 22
Their Love is Real: R2-D2 Avenges His Counterpart in Epic Photoshoot
Star Trek Redshirt Garden Gnome Reveals the Dangers of Your Garden
Rereading Joe Abercrombie’s First Law Trilogy, Last Argument of Kings: “The Seventh Day” and “Too Many Masters”
Dead in the Water: Day Four by Sarah Lotz
Mapping An Ember in the Ashes
The Dragonlance Chronicles Reread: Dragons of Autumn Twilight, Chapters 19 and 20
Hoshruba: The Land and the Tilism: Book 1, Episode 50
The Professor X/Magneto Chess Match Just Got Meta
Thu May 21
The Harry Potter Reread: The Order of the Phoenix, Chapters 11 and 12
What are Neville Longbottom’s Abs Hiding?
Rocket Talk Episode 54: Uprooted
Failed Expectations: Supernatural Season 10
The Penfield Mood Organ in Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?
What Are the Zoning Ordinances for Starships?
A Read of Ice and Fire: A Dance with Dragons, Part 21
Words of Radiance Reread: Chapter 39
Kenstibec is Back
Midnight in Karachi Episode 13: Nnedi Okorafor
Tor.com Redesign Bug Fix Update
30 Years Later, Real Genius is Still the Geek Solidarity Film That Nerd Culture Deserves
Disney’s Post-War Constraints: The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad
You Shall Not PURRRRRR
Hoshruba: The Land and the Tilism: Book 1, Episode 49
Wed May 20
New SFWA Board Announced
Bill Nye’s Spacecraft Has Launched Successfully and Wait How Did We Get Here?
The First Season of CW’s The Flash Was a Massive Pop-Paradox
SFF Book Covers That Made You Pick Up the Book
Obi-Wan Really Should Get His Story Straight
Rereading Melanie Rawn: Sunrunner’s Fire, Chapter 18
Once “The Mountain” Takes Your Book, It’s Not Coming Back
“Unbreakable Imperator Furiosa” is a Weirdly Perfect Mashup
We All Agree that Mad Max: Fury Road is Great. Here’s Why It’s Also Important.
Aliette de Bodard Nukes Notre-Dame
FSG Acquires Jeff VanderMeer’s New Novel Borne
A New Reality: The Optimism of Zen Cho
“Strike up a Lucifer” — Announcing Novellas from Andy Remic and Tim Lebbon
Be Your Own Walking Carpet!
Hoshruba: The Land and the Tilism: Book 1, Episode 48
Tue May 19
Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell: “The Friends of English Magic”
Star Trek The Original Series Rewatch: “Dagger of the Mind”
We Are Not Things! We Are Cats!
5 Aspects of Science Fiction That Are Far From Childish
The Wheel of Time Reread Redux: The Great Hunt, Part 1
Epic Cosmic Vistas and Scary Houses — Impressions So Far in the Lovecraft Reread
This Just In — Books Are Still Awesome
“A Thing Within a Thing” — Redesigning Dune
Truth’s Solar Burn: Radiant State by Peter Higgins
Endurance: Seveneves by Neal Stephenson
St. Dymphna’s School For Poison Girls
This is a No-Tilting-at-Windmills Zone
Hoshruba: The Land and the Tilism: Book 1, Episode 47
Mon May 18
Speak to Me
7 Bizarre James Bond/Star Wars Connections
The Coode Street Podcast Episode 234: World Fantasy Awards
An Oddball Mash-up: P.N. Elrod’s The Hanged Man
The Name’s Star-Link!
Rereading the Empire Trilogy: Mistress of the Empire, Part 10
The Dursleys Were Mean to Harry Because They’re Terrible, Not Because He Was a Horcrux
By the Sword: We’re not in Valdemar Anymore
Game of Thrones Season 5, Episode 6: “Unbowed, Unbent, Unbroken”
Check Out the New Look For Brandon Sanderson’s Alcatraz Books
Isla Nublar Makes a Perfect Dino Snack!
Hoshruba: The Land and the Tilism: Book 1, Episode 46
Sun May 17
16 Minutes of Raw Behind-the-scenes Footage of Mad Max: Fury Road
Hoshruba: The Land and the Tilism: Book 1, Episode 45
Sat May 16
Hoshruba: The Land and the Tilism: Book 1, Episode 44
Fri May 15
Spoiler Thread for A Read of Ice and Fire, Part 8!
The Stargate Rewatch: SG-1 Season Seven
Daniel Craig Will Play a Stormtrooper in Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Astronaut Chris Hadfield Sits in the Captain’s Chair
Five Books That Broke Sacred Writing Rules (And Yet We Love Them)
Ask Ian Cameron Esslemont Your Orb Sceptre Throne Questions!
Malazan Reread of the Fallen: Orb Sceptre Throne, Book Wrap
The Hype is Real. Mad Max: Fury Road is One of the Best Films of the Year
Could Asa Butterfield Be the Next Spider-Man?
The Speculative Fiction of Mad Men
Syfy’s The Magicians Trailer Shows Us Some Real Magic
The Dragonlance Chronicles Reread: Dragons of Autumn Twilight Part 1, Chapters 17 and 18
Completing the Dark Circus Cycle
Hey, It’s Record Store Day in the Post-Apocalyptic Wasteland!
Hoshruba: The Land and the Tilism: Book 1, Episode 43
Thu May 14
Five Weapons You Don’t Want Your Enemy To Bring To A Fight
The Challenge of Realistic Animation: Disney’s Bambi
The Harry Potter Reread: The Order of the Phoenix, Chapters 9 and 10
Oh, the Places You’ll Go, Precious!
Behold the Many Pets of Tor.com!
A Read of Ice and Fire: A Dance with Dragons, Part 20
Words of Radiance Reread: Chapter 38
Welcome to the New Tor.com!
This is a Twenty Foot Tall Panda in an Iron Man Suit
Hoshruba: The Land and the Tilism: Book 1, Episode 42
Wed May 13
The Liminal War
I Finally Figured Out Why Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Isn’t Engaging
The Second Trailer for Crimson Peak is Here to Scare Us to Death
Cover Reveal for Thomas Olde Heuvelt’s HEX
Midsummer’s Music and Magic
Afternoon Roundup: Team Everdeen FTW
Rereading Melanie Rawn: Sunrunner’s Fire, Chapters 16 and 17
Malazan Reread of the Fallen: Orb Sceptre Throne, Epilogue
Should You Watch the Original Mad Max Trilogy?
New Cover Art for Cassandra Clare’s Infernal Devices Trilogy!
Elephants and Corpses
Morning Roundup: DOES BABOU REMEMBER US?
Hoshruba: The Land and the Tilism: Book 1, Episode 41
Tue May 12
The Return of Pinhead: The Scarlet Gospels by Clive Barker
Werewolves and Other Beasts: Our Pop Quiz Interview with Lane Smith
“The monsters are still out there. Waiting.” Dreams of Shreds and Tatters by Amanda Downum
Star Trek The Original Series Rewatch: “What Are Little Girls Made Of?”
H.G. Wells and the Dream of Astronomy
Afternoon Roundup: Disney Has the Frozen Sisters and the Frozen Bros
Fox’s Minority Report TV Show Looks Pretty Good
Horror in Your Own Back Yard: “The Picture in the House”
Sleeps With Monsters: Young People These Days…
Book Smugglers Publishing Declares 2016 the Year of the Superhero
Dispatches from the Digital First Front
Short Fiction Spotlight: Octavia Butler’s Bloodchild and Other Stories
Introducing Seanan McGuire’s Every Heart a Doorway, with Cover Reveal!
Morning Roundup: A Squishable Companion for Little Sister
Hoshruba: The Land and the Tilism: Book 1, Episode 40
Mon May 11
Announcing the 2015 Finalists for the John W. Campbell Memorial Award!
Five Books with Powerful Friendships
Five Books with Powerful Friendships
The Last Herald Mage: The End
Afternoon Roundup: Star Wars Cut Scenes You’ll Want to See
The Coode Street Podcast Episode 233: Paolo Bacigalupi
Tor to Publish The Geek Feminist Revolution by Kameron Hurley
Rereading the Empire Trilogy: Mistress of the Empire, Part 9
Here’s Where to Start Reading the Works of Brandon Sanderson
Announcing the 2014 Bram Stoker Award Winners
Game of Thrones Season 5, Episode 5: “Kill the Boy”
Watch Your Favorite SFF Authors Write Stories in Real-Time During the #TwitterFiction Festival
Lost and Found: Where by Kit Reed
The Testament of Hal Duncan
Check Out Shan Jiang’s Gorgeous Artwork for The Man in the High Castle
Morning Roundup: Meep and You’re Dead
Hoshruba: The Land and the Tilism: Book 1, Episode 39
Sun May 10
Hoshruba: The Land and the Tilism: Book 1, Episode 38
Sat May 9
Hoshruba: The Land and the Tilism: Book 1, Episode 37
Fri May 8
Nothing’s Really Where It’s At: Ayize Jama-Everett Takes Our Pop Quiz Interview
Fiction Affliction: May Releases in Paranormal Romance
The Stargate Rewatch: SG-1 Season Six
All Her Bridges Burned Behind Her: Defiant by Karina Sumner-Smith
Afternoon Roundup: Agwengers, Assemble!
Rereading Joe Abercrombie’s First Law Trilogy, Last Argument of Kings: “The Fourth Day” and “The Perfect Couple”
More Dinosaur Lords Art from Richard Anderson
Malazan Reread of the Fallen: Orb Sceptre Throne, Chapter Twenty-One
Agent Carter Renewed for a Second Season
No Strings, But Plenty of Switches in the Whedonverse
The Dragonlance Chronicles Reread: Dragons of Autumn Twilight, Chapters 15 and 16
Obvious Doctor Who Fan Stand-In Character Not Murdered After All!
Five Great Genre-Bending Novels Set in Post-1970s Tokyo
Morning Roundup: LEGO Alderaan Doesn’t Stand a Chance!
Hoshruba: The Land and the Tilism: Book 1, Episode 36
Thu May 7
2014 Shirley Jackson Award Nominees Announced
China is the Guest of Honor at This Year’s BookExpo America and BookCon
Fiction Affliction: May Releases in Paranormal/Urban Fantasy and Horror
The Harry Potter Reread: The Order of the Phoenix, Chapters 7 and 8
Afternoon Roundup: The Classiest Way to Display Your Super Mario Bros. Fandom
Death and Survival: Felix Salten’s Bambi: A Life in the Woods
Announcing Infomocracy, Tor.com’s First Novel
A Read of Ice and Fire: A Dance with Dragons, Part 19
Words of Radiance Reread: Chapter 37
Midnight in Karachi Episode 12: Emily St. John Mandel
The Last Mortal Bond is the Third Book in Brian Staveley’s Chronicle of the Unhewn Throne Series!
Pull List: ODY-C
What the F*ck, Iago?
Morning Roundup: A New Angle on Miyazaki!
Hoshruba: The Land and the Tilism: Book 1, Episode 35
Wed May 6
Syfy Will Adapt Brave New World as a Miniseries
Fiction Affliction: Genre-Benders for May
Emily St. John Mandel’s Station Eleven Wins the 2015 Arthur C. Clarke Award
10 Awesome and Unusual Mythological Creatures
Does Biology Need to Be Destiny in the Work of Joss Whedon?
Five Books with Geeky Heroes
Afternoon Roundup: Now You Can Have London Below in Your Living Room
Rereading Melanie Rawn: Sunrunner’s Fire, Chapters 14 and 15
Rocket Talk Episode 53: Renee Williams and Shaun Duke
Malazan Reread of the Fallen: Orb Sceptre Throne, Chapter Twenty
Historical Fiction for Genre Lovers: Burial Rites
Cover Reveal for Marie Brennan’s In The Labyrinth of Drakes
The Two Weddings of Bronwyn Hyatt
Morning Roundup: Shouldn’t Cats be the Natural Enemy of Chain Chomps?
Hoshruba: The Land and the Tilism: Book 1, Episode 34
Marvel CEO’s “No Female-Lead Movies” Email Makes No Sense
Tue May 5
Fiction Affliction: May Releases in Science Fiction
Aurora Australis: Blue Quandongs and Magenta Cherries
Watch the Trailer for Puppet Epic Yamasong: March of the Hollows
Hope Is For Losers: Gotham, “All Happy Families Are Alike”
Lucasfilm Confirms a Fifth Indiana Jones Movie is in the Works
The Book of Speculation
Space Badasses and Cranking Basslines: Nicole Kornher-Stace’s Pop Quiz Interview
Afternoon Roundup: LANGUAGE!
The Wheel of Time Reread Redux: The Eye of the World, Part 28
The World’s Worst (or Maybe Best) Museum Exhibit: “Out of the Aeons”
Sleeps With Monsters: Older Women As Lead Characters In Urban Fantasy
Devote May to the Undead with These 21 Zombified Classics!
Global Powers: The Book of Phoenix by Nnedi Okorafor
Morning Roundup: The Stormtroopers Never Find the Luggage They’re Looking For
Hoshruba: The Land and the Tilism: Book 1, Episode 33