We know what you need on a Monday—links! Links to replace all that coffee in your diet! Here’s what we’ve got for you today:
1.) Patrick Stewart helps someone propose.
2.) David Tennant has fun in Fright Night.
3.) Horror-comedy is a tough busines, but some people just get it right.
4.) Fantasy maps and culture in world-building.
- Tor.com Steampunk: This mechanical cover makes your watch a “Time eye.”
- Tor.com Fantasy: Kate Elliot talks about the importance of fantasy maps over at Orbit books.
- Tor.com Urban Fantasy: Marti Noxon of Buffy fame explain how to hit that horror-comedy funny bone just right.
- Tor.com Science Fiction: There’s a Ray Bradbury tribute anthology coming out!
From our handy “Of Interest” sidebar:
- Patrick Stewart helps a couple get engaged at Wizard World Chicago. The man has more class than we can measure with our pitiful instruments.
- Speaking of Trek, there’s a viewer’s choice poll going on at Syfy’s site. Vote for your favorite episodes!
- Fright Night seems to be getting great reviews! And David Tennant is here to talk about it.
- You didn’t think we were done talking about Apes, did you? There are comics coming!
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