Hello Thursday! In today’s offsite links roundup we’re:
1.) Wondering how to get the phone number of the Shanghai Iron Man
2.) Patiently awaiting A Memory of Light.
3.) Baffled at how Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark might actually make a comeback.
4.) Hoping Natalie Portman doesn’t name her newborn son Luke.
- Tor.com Urban Fantasy: Red Riding Hood has just come out on DVD/Blu-Ray
- Tor.com Steampunk: Imagine this headline: Real-life Steampunk Robot Wins Prize
- Tor.com Wheel of Time: Ology is totally fine with Brandon Sanderson taking his time on the final Wheel of Time book A Memory of Light.
- Tor.com Fantasy: Fabio Fernades on Loving the Alien (and the Alien is You)
From the “Of Interest” Sidebar:
- Natalie Portman and Benjamin Milledpied’s son has arrived. Congrats! Don’t name him Luke! Or Anakin! (Han is fine.)
- A man in Shanghai walked into his place of work in an Iron Man Mark I costume. And everyone loved him for it.
- Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark has finally opened. Here’s a great review from folks who have seen both versions.
Stubby the Rocket is the voice and mascot of Tor.com. Stubby wants Natalie and Ben to consider it for babysitting duties. Stubby can produce magnificent quantities of whatever the baby needs.