Mon Aug 31
A Post-Mortem for Hannibal, the Greatest Television Show of All Time
Cross of Confusion: A Cold Silence by Alison Littlewood
Catch a Rising Wind with Fran Wilde’s Updraft
These Superhero/Dragon Ball Z Mashups Are Over Nine Thousaaaand!
Rereading the Empire Trilogy: Mistress of the Empire, Part 25
Fear the Walking Dead, S1 E2: “So Close, Yet So Far”
Toeing the Wavy Line in Mark Lawrence’s Prince of Thorns
Watch the New Trailer for MTV’s The Shannara Chronicles!
The Last Witness
Five Stories with an Audacious Premise
Say My Adorable Bunny Name!
Fri Aug 28
Fiction Affliction: September Releases in Paranormal Romance
The Stargate Rewatch: Universe Season One
This Homage From Batman to Snoopy is One of the Most Beautiful Things in Comics
Rereading Joe Abercrombie’s First Law Trilogy, Last Argument of Kings: “Greater Good” and “Skarling’s Chair”
Harry Potter and the Customer Is Always Right
Digging Into Fandom: Cover Reveal for The Poet and the Prophecy
My Kinda Scene: Unforgiven and Clint Eastwood’s Achilles Heel
Four Classic Children’s Books That Are Pure Magic
This Multi-Generational Star Trek Fan Vid Makes Us Wanna DANCE
This Cake is More Than Meets the Eye!
The Dragonlance Reread: Guest Highlord Jason Heller on Raistlin Majere
Falling Down a Rabbit Hole of Books
Thu Aug 27
The Harry Potter Reread: The Order of the Phoenix, Chapters 37 and 38
Fiction Affliction: September Releases in Urban Fantasy and Horror
A Bear with Little Brain: Winnie-the-Pooh and The House at Pooh Corner
Barnes & Noble Bookseller’s Picks for September
Finn Wields His Lightsaber in New Teaser for Star Wars: The Force Awakens!
Never Get Chomped Again with This Zombie-Proof Swiss Army Multi-Defense Tool!
A Read of Ice and Fire: A Dance With Dragons, Part 35
Luna: New Moon
Words of Radiance Reread: Chapter 52
Captain America: Civil War Teams (Maybe) Revealed
Midnight in Karachi, Episode 26: Kate Elliott
Witches of Lychford Audio Excerpt
How Baru Cormorant Would Overthrow Emperor Palpatine, Kill Voldemort, and Stop Sauron
Open the Garage Door, HAL
Wed Aug 26
Fiction Affliction: Genre-Benders for September
Rocket Talk Episode 62: David Liss
Why We’re Creating More Uncanny: Still a Real Magazine, Now With a Fake Future History
Falling Off a Cliffhanger in Terry Brooks’ The Elfstones of Shannara
When Scalzi Met Hanks…
Reading Melanie Rawn: The Dragon Token, Chapters 1-5
Hurricane Katrina: Dystopia, in Real Time
Spotlight on James Tiptree, Jr. / Alice Sheldon
The Wheel of Time Companion: “Old Tongue” Dictionary (Excerpt)
The Wheel of Time Companion: Foreword
That Seriously Obnoxious Time I Was Stuck at Witch Rimelda’s One Hundredth Birthday Party
Take the Fury Road To Giza!
Tue Aug 25
Fiction Affliction: September Releases in Science Fiction
Star Trek The Original Series Rewatch: “Space Seed”
Dread Wolf: Teen Wolf Season 5 Midseason Finale
Five Sci-Fi Books That Crank Out the Funny
All of the Girl Power That Fuels Ghostbusters
The Wheel of Time Reread Redux: The Great Hunt, Part 14
Miskatonic Valley Literary Festival: “The History of the Necronomicon” and “The Book”
Sleeps With Monsters: Melanie Rawn Answers Five Questions
The Sorcerer of the Wildeeps
Expansionary Ambitions: John Scalzi’s The Last Colony
A Super Star Destroyer Is Basically a Floating Manhattan
Mon Aug 24
Fiction Affliction: September Releases in Fantasy
Made to Kill
Presenting the Cosplay Variant Initiative!
Rereading the Empire Trilogy: Mistress of the Empire, Part 24
The Dead and the Dying: Fear the Walking Dead Premiere
Mercedes Lackey’s Winds of Fury: Shiny!
The Sharp Ends of Joe Abercrombie
Science Fiction Predicts Our Future for the Next 800,000 Years!
Vive la Révolution! Dream Paris by Tony Ballantyne
Take a Time Turner Back to This Potter-Themed Classroom
Sun Aug 23
Announcing the 2015 Hugo Award Winners
Fri Aug 21
The Magic Carpet of Clive Barker’s Weaveworld
The Stargate Rewatch: Atlantis Season Five
Star Wars Is The Energy That Surrounds Us and Binds Us
Let This Fan Poster Convince You Why We Need a Hawkeye TV Series
Five Books That Dump You into a Pit of Despair
Under the Dome: Legacy
These Posters Bring Hollywood Glamour to The X-Files!
The Dragonlance Reread: Dragons of Autumn Twilight Part 2, Chapters 15 and 16
Get Your Head in the Clouds with These Cities in the Sky!
This Eyelid Art for The Little Prince Will Have You Seeing Stars
Thu Aug 20
The Harry Potter Reread: The Order of the Phoenix, Chapters 35 and 36
Presenting the Ten Best Horror Films of the 21st Century, According to the Internet
Announcing Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff’s Illuminae Tour!
Walt Disney Supervises His Last Film: The Jungle Book
The Angels Have the Front Porch!
A Read of Ice and Fire: A Dance With Dragons, Part 34
Words of Radiance Reread: Chapter 51
Midnight in Karachi Episode 25: N.K. Jemisin
The Sorcerer of the Wildeeps Audio Excerpt
The Wheel of Time Companion, Spin the Wheel #3 Entry: “Narg”
The Magic Number: Why Witches Come in Threes
Man Destroys God, Man Creates Rabbits, Rabbits Eat Man
Wed Aug 19
Yvonne Craig, 1937-2015
M.L. Brennan Talks Kitsune Science and Folklore in Her Reddit AMA
Five Canadian Books to Look for in Fall 2015
Star Trek The Original Series Rewatch: “A Taste of Armageddon”
Last Song Before Night
Want Some Ice for That Dumbleburn?
Reading Melanie Rawn: Stronghold, Chapters 26-29
The Enticing Realism of Ramez Naam’s Nexus
It’s Matt Damon vs. Mars (and NASA) in the New Trailer for The Martian
Welcome to Rereading Shannara: The Elfstones of Shannara
The Wheel of Time Companion, Spin the Wheel #3 Entry: “Elayne Trakand”
Adult Children of Alien Beings
Burn the Land and Boil the Sea, You Can’t Take These Cards From Me
Tue Aug 18
Dinner with the Yakuza and Magical Bloodlines: Highlights from Tom Doyle’s Reddit AMA
On Queerness, Subversion, Autonomy, and Catharsis: B.R. Sanders’ Ariah Reinvents the Bildungsroman
Wired Soldiers: The Technology Behind The Red
Hard Truths from a Harsh Universe: Scalzi’s The Ghost Brigades
Starting with First Principles: Where to Begin with K.J. Parker
Announcing the Return of the Tor.com Conversations Page!
Take an Existential Drive with Bert and Ernie!
The Wheel of Time Reread Redux: The Great Hunt, Part 13
Victor and Igor Toy with Wrathful Forces in the First Victor Frankenstein Trailer
Translating the Necronomicon May Be Hazardous to Your Health: Clark Ashton Smith’s “The Return of the Sorcerer”
Get Swept Up in the Art of Mistborn!
Sleeps With Monsters: We’re Still Reading Over Here
The Wheel of Time Companion, Spin the Wheel #3 Entry: “Mazrim Taim”
Where to Start with the Works of James Tiptree, Jr.
Big Brother Wishes You Many Happy Returns!
Mon Aug 17
CBS to Adapt Ian McDonald’s Luna: New Moon for Television
(Almost) Everything That Happened at Disney’s D23 Expo 2015
Five Books That Prove Mankind Shouldn’t Play With Technology
The Coode Street Podcast Episode 245: Ian McDonald
Solaris Books Acquires Yoon Ha Lee’s Sci-Fi Trilogy The Machineries of Empire
We Have Always Been Riding the Fury Road
Rereading the Empire Trilogy: Mistress of the Empire, Part 23
Court of Fives and the Importance of Making Race Explicit in YA Fantasy
You Can Now Download Tor.com Publishing’s Fall 2015 Sampler!
Conclave of Angels: The House of Shattered Wings by Aliette de Bodard
One, Two, Three, Four… I Declare a Dino War!
This Will be the Most Adorable Speeder Bike Chase
Fri Aug 14
An Intricate Labyrinth: Kate Elliott’s Court of Fives
Under the Dome: Plan B
#StraightOutta Goes from Viral Marketing to Delightfully Geeky Meme
The Great Stephen King Reread: From a Buick 8
We Wish This Stan Lee Deadpool Cameo Was Real
The Long Way to a Small Angry Planet
Gorgeous Fan Comic Proves That Music Keeps Daredevil From Going Insane
Malazan Reread of the Fallen: The Lees of Laughter’s End, Part Two
Hugh Jackman’s Final Wolverine Film Could Be a Sequel to Days of Future Past
Read the Query Letter That Paved the Way For Ann Leckie’s Ancillary Justice
The Dragonlance Reread: Dragons of Autumn Twilight Part 2, Chapters 13 and 14
Five Novels with Different Cosmological Outlooks
You Can’t Expect to Wield Supreme Executive Power Just Cause Somebody Threw a Dragon Egg At You!
Thu Aug 13
The Master Would Not Approve of this Manos: The Hands of Fate Game
The Harry Potter Reread: The Order of the Phoenix, Chapters 33 and 34
Who Hacks the Hackers? Zer0es by Chuck Wendig
Hunting for a Home After Destruction and Loss: Rudyard Kipling’s The Jungle Book
Take the Most Adorable Tea Break with Tea Dragons!
A Read of Ice and Fire: A Dance With Dragons, Part 33
Words of Radiance Reread: Chapter 50
Sign Up For Tor.com Publishing’s Newsletter
Wonderfully Weird: The Fiction of Charlie Jane Anders
Tor.com Acquires Novella from Laurie Penny
Five SFF Stories Complicated by Intact Family Relationships
Can We Get a Grootbus Next?
Wed Aug 12
Rocket Talk Episode 61: Ken from Neth Space and Growing as a Person Through Blogging
Watch the New Doctor Who Season 9 Trailer!
Five Books with Forgotten Cities
Behind the Scenes at Ad Astra: The 50th Anniversary SFWA Cookbook
When You Play the Game of Bats, You Strike Out
Reading Melanie Rawn: Stronghold, Chapters 21-25
Malazan Reread of the Fallen: The Lees of Laughter’s End, Part One
Letters to Tiptree
James Potter Didn’t Change So That Lily Evans Would Marry Him
Witness This Bandana!
Tue Aug 11
Star Trek The Original Series Rewatch: “The Return of the Archons”
The Story of The Story of Kullervo
Five of the Creepiest Monsters in Fantasy
Hell is Other People: The Dark Forest by Cixin Liu
The Star Wars Emoji Will Be With You, Always
The Wheel of Time Reread Redux: The Great Hunt, Part 12
What Happens After They Laugh at You at the Academy: “Herbert West — Reanimator”
Covering Medusa’s Web by Tim Powers
What Do These Books Have In Common?
Old Man’s War, 10 Years On
Let’s Talk About the MVPs of Brandon Sanderson’s Cosmere
Quick, Hide in the Styrofoam Peanuts Before the Sand People Clear the Bubble Wrap!
Mon Aug 10
Max Gladstone’s Reddit AMA Highlights Include Skeleton Mechanics and Magic Rules!
Read Excerpts from John Scalzi’s The End of All Things!
“Live Long and Prosper” Selfies Make for the Perfect Tribute
Rereading the Empire Trilogy: Mistress of the Empire, Part 22
Wayward Pines Is Half Paradise, Half Lost, All Crazy Town Banana Pants
Join Brandon Sanderson on His Mistborn Shadows of Self Tour
Half an Adult: Joe Abercrombie’s Half a War
Announcing the Winners of the 2015 David Gemmell Awards for Fantasy
Five Great Fantasy Books Most Fans Don’t Know Exist
Spin the Wheel and Preview The Wheel of Time Companion: Round 3!
We’re Sure No One Will Ever Suspect, Matt
Fri Aug 7
These Pop Culture Charts Will Help You Keep Your Timelines and Sandworms Straight
The Stargate Rewatch: Continuum
Meet Medjed, The Egyptian God Who’s Big in Japan!
Sci-Fi/Fantasy Editor Lynne M. Thomas Keeps Her Promise to Cosplay as Black Canary
Which Would You Rather Encounter, a Scamper of Bogeymen or a Gossip of Mermaids?
“Say goodbye to your Sam.” Watch Stephen Colbert’s Glorious Lord of the Rings Goodbye to Jon Stewart
Break the Fourth Wall if You Want the Dungeons & Dragons Movie to be Great
The Great Stephen King Reread: Dreamcatcher
Why Did Seanchan Invade Randland From the Wrong Direction?
The Dragonlance Chronicles Reread: Dragons of Autumn Twilight Part 2, Chapters 11 and 12
There is No Bathroom Humor on Vulcan
Thu Aug 6
The Harry Potter Reread: The Order of the Phoenix, Chapters 31 and 32
In Need of a Villain: Disney’s The Sword in the Stone
Fox to Produce Grady Hendrix’s Horrorstör as a Dramedy
Love Thy Kushiel’s Dart Merchandise As Thou Wilt
A Read of Ice and Fire: A Dance with Dragons, Part 32
Titan Acquires Two Nina Allan Novels
Words of Radiance Reread: Chapter 49
Midnight in Karachi Episode 24: Aliette de Bodard
#GollanczFest ’15: Gollancz Harder
This is How Finished the Fantastic Four Movie Is
Pulp, Pynchon, and Twin Peaks: True Detective Season Two
There’s Nothing Like the Smell of Homemade Tauntauns Fresh from the Oven
Wed Aug 5
Star Trek The Original Series Rewatch: “Tomorrow is Yesterday”
Traumatic SFF Movie Moments (That I Loved and Watched Repeatedly)
Stop the Presses for These Itty Bitty Harry Potter Books
Reading Melanie Rawn: Stronghold, Chapters 16-20
Discover Delight, Ingenuity and Joy with Stories for Chip: A Tribute to Samuel R. Delany!
Rocket Talk Episode 60: Sam Sykes and Tiffany Reisz
The Deadpool Red Band Trailer Delivers in All Its Gory Glory
Mistborn Mania! Casting Mistborn with Pro Wrestlers
The Night of the Salamander
Press Your Space Face Close To Nightwing!
If Neil Armstrong Can Be the First to Land on a New World, So Can You
Tue Aug 4
Exploring New Worlds: Three Moments of an Explosion by China Miéville
Shared Worlds is the Kind of SFF Writing Camp You Wish Existed When You Were a Teenager
Pulpy and Playful: Daughters of Frankenstein, edited by Steve Berman
The House of Shattered Wings
Turns Out Serenity Valley is Right Next to the Vulcan Planum
The Wheel of Time Reread Redux: The Great Hunt, Part 11
Warner Bros Announces Dungeons & Dragons Movie, Hoping You Forgot About the First D&D Movie
The Luck of the Irish, and Other Cliches: “The Moon-Bog”
Five Japanese Books of Mystery and Imagination
Let’s Go Back in Time (then Forward, then Back Again) With 20 Time Travel Classics!
“Just Because You’re Immortal, Doesn’t Mean You’re Going to Live Forever” — A Wicked + Divine Mixtape
House Gamgee: Can Carry House Baggins
Mon Aug 3
Aurora Australis: Awards, Novels, and Podcasts
The Coode Street Podcast Episode 243: Michael Swanwick
Witches and Real Estate: Five Magical Houses
Who You Gonna Call? Just What the Doctor Ordered!
Rereading the Empire Trilogy: Mistress of the Empire, Part 21
“Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall; Death is the Fifth, and Master of All”: The Fifth Season by N. K. Jemisin
Mercedes Lackey’s Winds of Change: Bring Me the Finest Cheese Plants in the Land!
The Way We Walk: Getting Started with the Short Stories of China Miéville
Chris Pratt and Velociraptor E.T. Set Off On a Magical Journey!