Fri Jan 31
Clarion Writers’ Workshop Announces their 2014 Line-up!
Fiction Affliction: February Releases in Paranormal Romance
To Live or Die on Mars: The Martian by Andy Weir
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Rewatch: “The Visitor”
Back to the Future: The Musical is Real, Coming in 2015
Imagining Aliens Among Us
Jesse Eisenberg is Lex Luthor Now. Jeremy Irons is Our Favorite Gotham Butler.
The Pop Quiz at the End of the Universe: Eric Leuthardt
Trailer for Winter’s Tale Aims to Commandeer Your Valentine’s Day
Malazan Reread of the Fallen: Dust of Dreams, Chapter Three
Spoiler Thread for the Malazan Reread of the Fallen, Part 2
Chosen Families: The Undead Pool by Kim Harrison
A Dream of Many Worlds: C.S. Friedman’s Dreamwalker
The Locke & Key Reread: “Head Games” (Vol. 2)
Thu Jan 30
Fiction Affliction: February Releases in Urban Fantasy
New Photos from Season 4 of Game of Thrones!
The Raven’s Shadow (Excerpt)
Trapped in a Hurricane: Into the Still Blue by Veronica Rossi
Preview of the Thor 2 Gag Reel!
How Inserted Commentary Can Almost Ruin a Book: The Remarkable Journey of Prince Jen
Marinating on Milieu: Three Princes by Ramona Wheeler
A Read of Ice and Fire: A Feast for Crows, Part 1
Artist Creates 12th Doctor Costume Designs That We Wish Were Real
The Way of Kings Reread: Chapter 55
The Wonderful Wilderness: A Different Kingdom by Paul Kearney
This is How Fantasy Writers Say Hello
Joy, Sorrow, Regret, and Reassurance: The Singular Beauty of The Last Unicorn
Food of the Future
Wed Jan 29
Fiction Affliction: Genre-Benders for February
RedDevil 4 (Excerpt)
Farscape Rewatch: “We’re So Screwed IIHot To Katrazi”
They Built a Machine To Give You All the Feels
Strange Bodies (Excerpt)
The Fault In Our Stars Trailer is Here to Ruin Our Day
Stanley Kubrick’s Dr. Strangelove Turns 50!
Rereading Joe Abercrombie’s First Law Trilogy, The Blade Itself: “She Loves Me…Not” and “The Seed”
Malazan Reread of the Fallen: Dust of Dreams, Chapter Two
We Were So Distracted By Vin Diesel Dancing We Missed His Announcement of Another Riddick Movie
Check Out the Winners of Quantum Shorts 2013!
An Interview with Brian Staveley, Author of The Emperor’s Blades
Announcing the Words of Radiance Brandon Sanderson Book Tour
Thor and Frigga Discuss Their Loki Problem in Deleted Scene From Thor: The Dark World
Star Trek, Why Was This A Good Idea Again?Data’s Human Assimilation
Introducing The Anderson Project
Announcing the 2013 BSFA Nominees
Considering The Kitschies
Tue Jan 28
Fiction Affliction: February Releases in Science Fiction
Remember when Loki, the Mandarin, and Prince Septimus Got Together to Sell You a Jaguar?
Sherlock’s Best Man Speech is Basically Fanfic, Moffat Says He’s Absolutely Not A Sociopath
The Orphan Choir (Excerpt)
Frozen Becomes the Highest Grossing Animated Film!
Genre Fiction Honored by the Printz, Schneider, and Alex Awards
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Rewatch: “The Way of the Warrior”
New Triptych Art for Brazilian Edition of Brandon Sanderson’s Mistborn Trilogy
Short Fiction Spotlight: On Land and Loneliness
Read the Entire Malazan Series in One Ebook!
The Wheel of Time Reread: A Memory of Light, Part 46
Read an Excerpt from Words of Radiance: Chapters Ten, Twelve, Fourteen, and Interlude I-1
“Haven’t you ever been in a fairy tale before?”: Peter S. Beagle’s The Last Unicorn
Military Fantasy: What is “Military”?
Bridge of Snow
Mon Jan 27
Fiction Affliction: February Releases in Fantasy
Finally an Official Trailer for Terry Gilliam’s The Zero Theorem!
When the Magic Went Away: Arcanum by Simon Morden
Get Paul of Dune and Sisterhood of Dune for Just $2.99
Get Your Copy of Tyranny of the Night for Just $2.99!
Tidy Urban Fantasy: Night Broken by Patricia Briggs
I, Frankenstein is Actually Just a Live Action Version of Disney’s Gargoyles
Peter Capaldi’s Twelfth Doctor Costume Revealed!
Queering SFF: Red Caps by Steve Berman
Star Trek Into Darkness Makes Way More Sense When Retold on Tumblr
Buffy the Vampire Slayer Rewatch: Conversations with Live People. Mostly.
Seven Wild Sisters (Excerpt)
New Maleficent Trailer Makes us Question our Alliance with Good!
Loki’s Dressed As Captain America—Tom Hiddleston’s Reference Scene from Thor: The Dark World
A Read of the Dark Tower: Constant Reader Tackles The Dark Tower, Blue Heaven, Chapter 5
Newbery and Caldecott Winners Announced!
The Watsons Get Hitched! Sherlock’s “The Sign of Three”
The Waking Engine (Excerpt)
Fri Jan 24
Tin Star (Excerpt)
Mentats of Dune (Excerpt)
New Game of Thrones Season 4 Behind the Scenes Clip
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Rewatch: Third Season Overview
Inspiration, Interrupted: Chiliad: A Meditation by Clive Barker
The Elric Reread: Destiny’s Brother, AKA The Skrayling Tree
Malazan Reread of the Fallen: Dust of Dreams, Chapter One
The Siege of Manhattan: Breach Zone by Myke Cole
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Adds Marvel Character We All Knew Was Coming
So, What Sort of Series Do You Like?
The Locke & Key Reread: “Welcome to Lovecraft” (Vol. 1)
Welcome to the Locke & Key Reread
Thu Jan 23
This Supercut of NES Games Will Delight Your 11-Year-old Heart!
Immortal Odd Couple: Fragile Spirits by Mary Lindsey
Stephen King Writing Season 2 Premiere of Under the Dome
Vesper Holly Relaxes at Home: The Philadelphia Adventure
A Read of Ice and Fire: “The Sworn Sword” Part 3
The Way of Kings Reread: Chapters 53 and 54
Just George R. R. Martin and Arya Stark Prowling the Streets of Santa Fe with a Wolf
Mark Hamill’s AMA asks the tough questionswhat would Luke look like with a beard?
A Few of my Favorite Things: Keith R. A. DeCandido’s A Time for War, A Time for Peace
Winter Anime Preview: Dandy Guys in Space, Bureaucrats in Hell
Download the Revised Words of Radiance Wallpapers
Like Pop Rocks for the Brain: Samuel R. Delany’s Stars in My Pocket Like Grains of Sand
Announcing the Shortlists for The Kitschies!
Wed Jan 22
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Rewatch: “The Adversary”
Farscape Rewatch: “We’re So Screwed IFetal Attraction”
Rereading Joe Abercrombie’s First Law Trilogy, The Blade Itself: “The Remarkable Talents of Brother Longfoot” and “Her Kind Fight Everything”
The Twerking Stormtroopers You Didn’t Even Know You Were Looking For
Malazan Reread of the Fallen: Dust of Dreams, Prologue
If Her Wins the Oscar for Best Picture, It Could Change Science Fiction Forever
That Was Awesome! What the Bad Guy in Daniel Polansky’s She Who Waits Really Wants
An Entire Book Was Cut Out of The Emperor’s Blades?: Highlights From Brian Staveley’s Reddit AMA
Knights Who Say “Fuck”: Swearing in Genre Fiction
The Cartography of Sudden Death
The Clarkes Bite Back
Tue Jan 21
With One Magic Word: The Miraculous Revival of Marvelman
When Zombie George Washington is Not Even the Craziest Part. Sleepy Hollow’s Season Finale
Short Fiction Spotlight: Cry Murder! In a Small Voice by Greer Gilman
See Marissa Meyer During the February Cress Tour!
Will We Get a Sherlock Movie?
The Wheel of Time Reread: A Memory of Light, Part 45
When Your Mind Palace Fails You: Sherlock’s “The Empty Hearse”
Read an Excerpt from Words of Radiance: Chapters Six, Eight, and Nine
What Makes Jo Walton So Great
Waking the Dragon: George R.R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire
Post-Binary Gender in SF: Introduction
The Shadow Hero
They Came Here Not to Save Us, But to Live Among Us
Mon Jan 20
Buffy the Vampire Slayer Rewatch: Wouldn’t you like to be a Slayer too?
A Read of the Dark Tower: Constant Reader Tackles The Dark Tower, Blue Heaven, Chapter 4
Watch a More Detailed Trailer for Malificent
A Great Castle Made of Sea: Why Hasn’t Susanna Clarke’s Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell Been More Influential?
Sat Jan 18
Jonathan Strahan’s Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year
Fri Jan 17
Check Out this Inadvisable Fan-Made Tour of the ST:TNG Set!
Alien: Out of the Shadows (Excerpt)
Lady Sif is Coming to Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Rewatch: “Facets”
Cruel Beauty (Excerpt)
Tales of Trenzalore Features Untold Stories of the Doctor!
Once More, With Feeling: Red Delicious by Kathleen Tierney
Goosebumps Art to Chill Your 12-Year-Old Heart!
Halo: Mortal Dictata (Excerpt)
Game of Golds: Red Rising by Pierce Brown
Thu Jan 16
My Kingdom For a Horse: The Iron Wolves by Andy Remic
Join Tor Teen for the Three Nightmares You Can’t Resist Tour!
A Cosmos of Water: Twenty Trillion Leagues Under the Sea by Adam Roberts
A Sloth in Space is a Very Fine Thing
This is Why You Should Return Library Books on Time: The Jedera Adventure
The Way of Kings Reread: Chapter 52
Rothfuss Reread: Making a Mask for Patrick Rothfuss
The Tropic of Serpents (Excerpt)
Wed Jan 15
The Burning Dark (Excerpt)
Gillian Anderson’s Debut Sci-Fi Novel Coming in October!
Ice Storms Are Not a Post-College Plan. Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: “Seeds”
Farscape Rewatch: “Prayer”
The Nerdy Delights of A Highly Unlikely Scenario
Rereading Joe Abercrombie’s First Law Trilogy, The Blade Itself: “Dark Work” and “Words and Dust”
You’re Right, Internet: The Only Way to Make Cumberbatch Better is to Make him a Cat!
More Books and Soon! The Best Bits from the Patrick Rothfuss AMA
Always a Time Traveler’s Girlfriend, Never a Time Traveler: Rachel McAdams and Science Fiction’s Weirdest Typecasting
Cover and Excerpt to Joe Abercrombie’s Half a King Revealed!
Erased by Time and Blockbusters—The Cautionary Tale of Ron Weasley
Nighttime in Caeli-Amur
How You Ruined the Hugos
Tue Jan 14
Pillar to the Sky (Excerpt)
Into the Still Blue (Excerpt)
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Rewatch: “Shakaar”
“Public opinion is a fickle thing.” The Tropic of Serpents by Marie Brennan
Skinny Jeans, Short Jokes, and a Demon! Sleepy Hollow’s “Vessel”
The Wheel of Time Reread: A Memory of Light, Part 44
We Would Actually Pay Money to See the Rest of This Sherlock Musical
Spoiler Thread for Words of Radiance
Read an Excerpt from Words of Radiance: Chapters Three, Four, and Five
Short Fiction Spotlight: Murakami’s Metamorphosis
Tor.com’s Hugo and Nebula-Eligible Fiction from 2013
Behold The Providence of Fire, the Sequel to Brian Staveley’s The Emperor’s Blades
The Intelligence Director
Mon Jan 13
Last Week a Group of Gamers Earned $1 Million by Playing Really, Really Well
The Nightmare Dilemma (Excerpt)
The Pop Quiz at the End of the Universe: Mark Frost
Ghosts and Friendship: Touch by Michelle Sagara
Buffy the Vampire Slayer Rewatch: This is Slayerdome
The Pop Quiz at the End of the Universe: Brian Staveley
A Read of the Dark Tower: Constant Reader Tackles The Dark Tower, Blue Heaven, Chapter 3
Blackmail is the New Black? Sherlock’s “His Last Vow”
Subject Number One: The Girl With All the Gifts by M. R. Carey
Sun Jan 12
Watch the Game of Thrones Season 4 Trailer
British Genre Fiction Hitlist: Late January New Releases
Fri Jan 10
A Kaleidoscope Life: Changers Book One: Drew by T Cooper & Alison Glock
Battles and Techsposition: Like a Mighty Army by David Weber
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Rewatch: “Family Business”
New Game of Thrones Season 4 Teasers Feature the Red Viper in Action
The Playboy Becomes the Hero: Brazen by Kelley Armstrong
The Elric Reread: Daughter of Dreams, AKA The Dreamthief’s Daughter
Three Princes (Excerpt)
The Role of the Rights Department in Publishing
Tomorrow After the End of the World: After edited by Ellen Datlow and Terri Windling
Doctor Who’s Seasons 8 and 9 Will Not Be Split
On Sources of Inspiration
Under the Radar: ML Brennan’s Generation V
Thu Jan 9
Watch Clips from 1992 Documentary Black Sci-Fi
Exploding Sausages and Other Unlikely Escapes from Death: The Drackenberg Adventure
Dark Horse to bring Darth Maul back for Clone Wars Finale!
A Read of Ice and Fire: “The Sworn Sword” Part 2
The Way of Kings Reread: Interludes I-7, I-8, and I-9
Missing the Mark: Work Done for Hire by Joe Haldeman
The Fairy Tale Consultant: The Bread We Eat In Dreams by Catherynne M. Valente
A Worthy Finale: Rex Regis by L.E. Modesitt Jr.
Wed Jan 8
Living Dead Girl: The Pretenders by Charlaine Harris and Christopher Golden
Tell Us About Your Dreams. Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: “The Magical Place”
Like a Mighty Army (Excerpt)
Farscape Rewatch: “A Constellation of Doubt”
Watch Anne Frank Experience All the Years Denied to Her
Rereading Joe Abercrombie’s First Law Trilogy, The Blade Itself: “Nobility”
Read an Excerpt from Words of Radiance: Prologue, Chapters One and Two
Victo Ngai: Behind the Images
The Problem With River Song
Suburban Fantasy, Gender Politics, Plus a Goblin Prom: Why Labyrinth is a Classic
The Eighth-Grade History Class Visits the Hebrew Home for the Aging
A Good Year for Genre Fiction in Britain?
Tue Jan 7
A Romp in Vienna: City of Lost Dreams by Magnus Flyte
Star Wars: The Throne Wars Gives Us the Dark Side Khal-Drogo We Need
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Rewatch: “Explorers”
The Wheel of Time Reread: A Memory of Light, Part 43
Short Fiction Spotlight: Stories from Kat Howard, Indrapramit Das, and John Chu
A Literal Space Opera: An Interview with the Composer of Red Giant
Could The Wheel of Time Win a Hugo Award?
Sleeps With Monsters: Books To Look Out For
Mon Jan 6
Meet the Mountain! Here’s Game of Thrones Actor Thor Bjornsson in Costume
Patrick Rothfuss and the Ever-Returning Copy of Stardust
Almost a Book: The Almost Girl by Amalie Howard
Barnes & Noble Bookseller’s Picks for January
Buffy the Vampire Slayer Rewatch: Looking for Blood in All the Wrong Places
The Waking Engine (Excerpt)
A Read of the Dark Tower: Constant Reader Tackles The Dark Tower, Blue Heaven, Chapter 2
The Watsons Get Hitched! Sherlock’s “The Sign of Three”
Fri Jan 3
Mary Robinette Kowal Sings to You in Puppet Form!
Fiction Affliction: January Releases in Paranormal Romance
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Rewatch: “The Die is Cast”
A Boy and His Toys: The Emperor’s Blades by Brian Staveley
Disney Moves Star Wars Comics From Dark Horse to Marvel
Learn to Animate Cannibal Babies with Terry Gilliam!
Who Cares About Lyrics Anyway? 4-Year-Old Sings Frozen’s “Let It Go”
Into the Void: The Echo by James Smythe
Tom Baker Talks About Filming in the Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Special
“And So the Legend Begins”Ridley Scott’s Robin Hood
Love the Show that Loves to Hate Itself. Community: “Repilot” and “Introduction to Teaching”
Veronica Mars Returns in First Full Trailer!
Thu Jan 2
Troy and Abed, Meet Geordi and Data!
Fiction Affliction: January Releases in Urban Fantasy
Disturbing and Entertaining: The Cormorant by Chuck Wendig
Resistance is Futile: Scientific American Explores How the Internet is Changing Your Brain
When Darkness Holds Your Daughter. The Kindred of Darkness by Barbara Hambly
The Way of Kings Reread: Chapters 50 and 51
The Hobbit Reread: A Return for The Desolation of Smaug
These Volcanoes Should Come With Warning Signs: The El Dorado Adventure
“Funny Guy! Fun-ny Guy!”Robin Hood: Men in Tights
When Your Mind Palace Fails You: Sherlock’s “The Empty Hearse”
Wed Jan 1
Fiction Affliction: Genre-Benders for January
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Rewatch: “Improbable Cause”
Small-Town Fantasy: Carousel Sun by Sharon Lee
Ten Scientific Non-Fiction Books to Fire Up Your Imaginations
Anime Year in Review: The Ten Best Shows of 2013
The Book You Don’t Know You’re Looking For
“It’s Dull, You Twit. It Will Hurt More!”Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves
Ekaterina and the Firebird
New Tor.com Original Fiction in January and February