Fri Jan 29
Not That Legendary: Legends of Tomorrow “Pilot, Part Two”
Holy Rewatch, Batman! “The Bookworm Turns” / “While Gotham City Burns”
Google Beats Facebook to Developing AI That Can Intuitively Beat the Ancient Game of Go
Regency Dancing: A Certain Step Towards Falling In Love
The Harry Potter Reread: The Deathly Hallows, Chapters 5 and 6
Malazan Reread of the Fallen: Blood and Bone, Chapter One
Kevin Williamson’s H.G. Wells TV Pilot Time After Time is the Latest Time Travel Show
The Dragonlance Chronicles Reread: Dragons of Winter Night Part II, Chapters 8 and 9
Rocket Talk Episode 71: Mur Lafferty
Fiction Affliction: Genre-Benders for February
“So Be It! See To It!” Octavia Butler States Her Purpose
Thu Jan 28
Fiction Affliction: February Releases in Science Fiction
The Freedom of Michael Marshall Smith’s Only Forward
Barnes & Noble Bookseller’s Picks for February
American Gods Adaptation Casts Ricky Whittle as Shadow Moon
I Could Show You the World, But I Won’t: Disney’s Aladdin
Words of Radiance Reread: Chapter 68
Tommy Arnold Shares Some of His Favorite SFF Artwork in His Reddit AMA!
Midnight in Karachi Episode 42: Tricia Sullivan
Pull List: Hellcat, Moon Girl, and Faith
Winter 2016 Anime Preview: What the Heck Is “Rakugo”?
Start Your Day with a One More Hamilton Mashup!
Wed Jan 27
Better Infrared Than Dead. Agent Carter: “Better Angels”
Aikido: The Art of Falling
When Noir Meets Space Opera: The Expanse, “Salvage”
Five Books About Weird Spies
Why Hamilton is the Perfect Mashup for Every Fandom
Short Fiction Spotlight: Asimov’s February 2016
Malazan Reread of the Fallen: Blood and Bone, Prologue
Fiction Affliction: February Releases in Fantasy
Neil Patrick Harris to Star in Netflix’s A Series of Unfortunate Events
Oh, For Force’s Sake—Of Course Jedi Can Have Sex
The Maiden Thief
Revealing the Cover for Jay Kristoff’s Nevernight
Wait a Minute, What if Carrie Fisher’s Dog is Supreme Leader Snoke???
Tue Jan 26
Illegal Aliens and Survivor’s Guilt on This Week’s Supergirl
Lustlocked Audio Excerpt
“You’re Not Very Remarkable.” The Magicians: “The Source of Magic”
Star Trek The Original Series Rewatch: “Bread and Circuses”
Cover Reveal for Lian Hearn’s Tale of Shikanoko
What To Expect When You’re Expecting — The X-Files: “Founder’s Mutation”
How to Make the Devil Boring. Lucifer.
The Wheel of Time Reread Redux: The Dragon Reborn, Part 6
Make it Matter: City of Blades by Robert Jackson Bennett
Let Me Not to the Madness of True Minds Admit Impediments: Fungi From Yuggoth (Part 2)
Sleeps With Monsters: There’s A Counter In My Head
Moving On: The Bands of Mourning Spoiler Review
The Last Mortal Bond: Prologue and Chapter 1
Let It Snow! Let It SNO-O-O-O-WWWWW
Mon Jan 25
“Witch Marks” Were Just Some of the Graffiti Carved Onto Medieval Churches
Rocket Talk Episode 70: Megan O’Keefe
The Absconded Ambassador
Holy Rewatch, Batman! “The Curse of Tut” / “The Pharaoh’s in a Rut”
Book Narrative Chart for The Wheel of Time Shows Why The Series is So Appealing
Do We Still Want to Believe? The X-Files: “My Struggle”
The Labyrinth “Reboot” Won’t Be a Remake
How Pacing Makes History into Story: Shakespeare’s Histories and The White Queen
Rereading Katherine Kurtz: Deryni Rising, Chapters 7-10
Stories of a Life: All the Birds in the Sky by Charlie Jane Anders
Female Heroes of Color Who Should Get Their Own TV Show
Anyone Want to Take a Shower in Room 237?
Fri Jan 22
The X-Files’ New Season Will Draw on Creepy Real-World Genetic Engineering
Enter Macmillan Audio’s Mistborn Sweepstakes!
Subverting Expectations: Brandon Sanderson’s Mistborn
The C-Team: Legends of Tomorrow “Pilot, Part One”
The Road Back: My Journey With David Hartwell
I Want to See Allomantic Mecha in Mistborn
Cover Reveal for Beth Cato’s Breath of Earth
Watch a Grown-Up Toby Froud Reenact Labyrinth’s “Magic Dance”
Thu Jan 21
Patchwerk Audio Excerpt
The Harry Potter Reread: The Deathly Hallows, Chapters 3 and 4
A Message From Tom Doherty
Fairy Tale and the Other Realm as Social Commentary: “Aladdin and the Wonderful Lamp”
Creative Storytelling: The Gamer’s Life
There’s a Ninth Planet Floating in the Darkness Beyond Neptune
Words of Radiance Reread: Chapter 67
Welcome to Night Vale Creators Launch Podcast Platform and New Series
Midnight in Karachi Episode 41: David Tallerman and Patchwerk
How Do You Like Your Science Fiction? Ten Authors Weigh In On ‘Hard’ vs. ‘Soft’ SF
Mistborn: Who the Hell is Trell?
We Love this Spinning Wheel of Time Bookcase!
Wed Jan 20
Tor Books Senior Editor David G. Hartwell, 1941-2016
Everything Is Different, Nothing Has Changed. Agent Carter Season 2 Premiere
Star Wars: Episode VIII Release Date Gets Pushed Back to December 2017
To Spit a Storm: The Drowning Eyes, by Emily Foster
Cover Reveal for Will McIntosh’s Faller
We’re all Lost in the Churn in The Expanse: “Windmills”
The Profound Emptiness of Battle: The Forever War
Mistborn: What is the Extent of Harmony’s Knowledge?
DC Films Reveals First Footage of Wonder Woman
Star Wars is an Action Series Defined By Heroic Vulnerability
This Comic Sequel to The Force Awakens is an Emotional Rollercoaster
Tue Jan 19
Supergirl’s Greatest Casualty is Friendship
Star Trek The Original Series Rewatch: “The Trouble with Tribbles”
The Ballad of Black Tom
Cover Reveal for Ian McDonald’s Luna: Wolf Moon
DC Films Presents: Dawn of the Justice League Gives Us Cyborg, Flash, and a New Suicide Squad Trailer Tonight!
The Wheel of Time Reread Redux: The Dragon Reborn, Part 5
Sleeps With Monsters: Star Wars: The Force Awakens and Hollywood’s Problem With Really Low Bars
Shall I Compare Thee to an Eldritch Day: Fungi From Yuggoth (Part 1)
Delivering the Impossible: Ian Sales’ All That Outer Space Allows
The Politics of Justice: Identity and Empire in Ann Leckie’s Ancillary Trilogy
Digging in to the Cosmere: The Bands of Mourning Non-Spoiler Review
Mon Jan 18
Rereading Katherine Kurtz: Deryni Rising, Chapters 4-6
Lost in Hollywood: Medusa’s Web by Tim Powers
The Fantastical, Magical Process of Cooking a Bigass Piece of Meat
The Multi-Purpose Library of the Future: Memory Prime by Judith and Garfield Reeves-Stevens
Let’s Talk About the MVPs of Brandon Sanderson’s Cosmere
Let’s Talk About Brandon Sanderson’s Cosmere
The Bands of Mourning: Chapter Six
Fri Jan 15
Holy Rewatch Batman! “The Joker Trumps an Ace” / “Batman Sets the Pace”
Tim Curry Joins the Rocky Horror Picture Show Remake!
Can We Get Ch-ch-change for a £20?
“There is No Planet B”: The Impossible Problems of Generation Ships
Race, Publishing, and H.P. Lovecraft: A Conversation With Daniel José Older and Victor LaValle
On Alan Rickman, Loss, and Mourning Our Heroes
Surprise! Cloverfield Sequel Out in March. Watch the Trailer!
Where to Start with Will Self
Five Works About Future Art
Rian Johnson Gets It
Thu Jan 14
Star Wars’ Poe Dameron Continues to Entrance Fans, Gets Own Comic Series
The Harry Potter Reread: The Deathly Hallows, Chapters 1 and 2
What The Hell Does He Know About Poker?
Firefly Online Nabs Original Cast, Has to Completely Rewrite Itself
Midnight in Karachi Episode 40: Emily Foster and The Drowning Eyes
A Return to the Glory Days: Disney’s Beauty and the Beast
Words of Radiance Reread: Chapter 66
Welcome Jonathan Strahan, New Consulting Fiction Editor for Tor.com
Mad Max: Fury Road and The Martian Represent SFF in the 2016 Oscar Nominations
Hey, Star Wars: Episode VIII—Don’t Make Rey a Skywalker
Alan Rickman, 1946–2016
Good, But Needs More Pouches
Wed Jan 13
Susan Dennard’s Truthwitch Debuts at #4 on the New York Times Bestseller List
Creating the Map for The Drowning Eyes
Rereading The Elfstones of Shannara, Chapters 53 and 54
A Barsk Reader Made This Amazing Character Sculpture!
Honesty Pays and Conspiracy Comes to Light in The Expanse: “Rock Bottom”
There’s a Storm Brewin’ in These Fantastical Tales of Weather Magic!
How Could The Winds of Winter Be Published In Only Three Months?
Star Wars: The Fandom Awakens
Tor.com Publishing’s The Best of 2015 Round-Up!
‘Cause the Wookiees Gonna Raarghh! Raarghh! Raarghh! Raarghh! Raarghh!
Tue Jan 12
Terry Pratchett Fans Sign Petition to Name Element 117 After Discworld’s Octarine
Chewbacca Watches Kylo Ren Grow Up
Pure Primal Joy: Crying As Han Solo Flies Out of the Sun
Star Trek The Original Series Rewatch: “I, Mudd”
Feast your Eyes and Ears on the Audio Map for The Drowning Eyes
The Wheel of Time Reread Redux: The Dragon Reborn, Part 4
It Was All a Dream… No It Wasn’t… Yes It Was… No, Wait: “Polaris” and “Memory”
Sleeps With Monsters: Catching the Stragglers from 2015
MTV’s The Shannara Chronicles is a Modern Take on an Old Classic
Tor.com Novellas are Now Available in Bundles!
We’re Glad You Fell To Earth
Mon Jan 11
Neil Gaiman Gives David Bowie a Proper Origin Story in “The Return of the Thin White Duke”
David Bowie’s Book Recommendations — As If His Music, Acting, and Nonconformity Weren’t Gifts Enough
Short Fiction Spotlight: Queers Destroy Fantasy!
Self-Discovery Through Rock Mythology — David Bowie, The Patron Saint of Personal Truth
Tor.com Publishing’s Fiction from 2015
Stubby Wins (Another) Stabby!
Big Ideas in a Slim Package: This Census-Taker by China Miéville
Rereading Katherine Kurtz: Deryni Rising, Chapters 1-3
The Different Faces of Sherlock Holmes
The Bands of Mourning: Chapter Five
Finally, A Star Wars Book That Really Gets Us
Fri Jan 8
Holy Rewatch Batman! “The Ring of Wax” / “Give ’em the Axe”
For David Bowie’s Birthday, Here Are Some of Your Favorite Characters As Aladdin Sane
Fascinating and Unexpected Insights from NASA’s Female Astronaut Mars Hopefuls
Relateable Mythology: The Wicked + the Divine
Susan Dennard Talks Video Game Romances and How Airbending Inspired Truthwitch in Her Reddit AMA
The Mad Science of Car Repair: Actually, Frankenstein was the Mechanic
Stephen Hawking Is a Perpetual Beacon of Hope
Kylo Ren Explores Starkiller Base With His Imaginary Friend!
Thu Jan 7
Rewatching the Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince Film
Marriage Can Be Monstrous, or Wondrous: The Origins of “Beauty and the Beast”
Join V.E. Schwab on Her A Gathering of Shadows Tour!
Magic on the High Seas: Truthwitch by Susan Dennard
Barnes & Noble Bookseller’s Picks for January
Words of Radiance Reread: Chapter 65
Archaeologists Discover an Amazingly Preserved 300-Year-Old Ship
Mark Your Calendars: Daredevil Returns on March 18
A Song for No Man’s Land
Five Books About Fantastical Islands
Is This Inception Coffee Table Real, Or Are We Still Dreaming?
Wed Jan 6
A Very Christmas Mickey: Mickey’s Christmas Carol and The Gift of the Magi
Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Main Character is Missing From Its Toys
The Expanse: “Back to the Butcher” Asks Us to Choose — Coffee or Liquor?
Falling Down the Rabbit Hole of ‘90s Anime
Announcing the Winners of the 2015 Costa Book Awards
Rereading The Elfstones of Shannara, Chapters 50-52
Read Chapters 1–4 of Charlie Jane Anders’ All the Birds in the Sky!
The Glass Galago
What If Kylo Ren Loved His Grandmother, Too?
Tue Jan 5
It’s One Step Forward, Two Steps Back for Supergirl
Alex Garland’s Annihilation Adaptation Might Send A Stellar Cast to Area X
Star Trek The Original Series: “The Deadly Years”
Ireland is Trying to New Zealand Itself With The Force Awakens
A First Encounter with Necromancy: Garth Nix’s Sabriel
The Wheel of Time Reread Redux: The Dragon Reborn, Part 3
A Totally Unproblematic Utopia: “The Repairer of Reputations” by Robert W. Chambers
Sleeps With Monsters: In Defence of Fanfiction, or, How I Learned To Stop Worrying and Trust Myself
Celebrate Star Trek’s 50th Anniversary with Every Letter You Send!
Don’t Miss These 10 Genre Shows Premiering in January!
The Drowning Eyes
Ceci n’est pas une Thanos
Mon Jan 4
Wait For The Winds of Winter By Reading…The Winds of Winter
Aurora Australis: A Bite of Tucker and a Beer
Gene Luen Yang is the First Graphic Novelist to Be Named National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature
Pull List: Paper Girls and Plutona
Dreams, Destinies, and Opposable Thumbs: The Chosen Children of Portal Fantasy
N.K. Jemisin Launches SFF Column at The New York Times Book Review
Replacing Handmaids With Elois: The Core of the Sun by Johanna Sinisalo
Sherlock’s “The Abominable Bride” Is a Live-Action Think Piece About Sherlock
The Deryni Rise Again: A Reread of Katherine Kurtz
The Bands of Mourning: Chapter Four
Sun Jan 3
J. R. R. Tolkien Went into the West, but Gave Us Middle-earth
Sat Jan 2
The Winds of Winter Will Not Be Published Before Game of Thrones Season 6
A Science Fiction Halo Rests Slantedly Over Isaac Asimov’s Amiable Head
Fri Jan 1
30 Years Later, Real Genius is Still the Geek Solidarity Film That Nerd Culture Deserves
16 Snow-Swept Winter Reads!
Shakespeare Adaptations That Best Speak to Teens
Fiction Affliction: January Releases in Paranormal Romance
Chesley Bonestell: Striving Towards the Stars