March | 2016 | Tor.com
Thu Mar 31
The Harry Potter Reread: The Deathly Hallows, Chapters 21 and 22
Girl Power, A Cricket, and a Dragon: Disney’s Mulan
What Could Ben Affleck’s Batman Movie Be About?
Is Catching Up with a Show After Getting Spoiled Still Worth It?
Words of Radiance Reread: Interludes 12 and 13
This is How Your Zombie Book Cover Gets Made
A Horse-lover’s Guide to The Blue Sword
Five Books I Will Always Reread
Wed Mar 30
Pull List: Wonder Woman, Bombshells, and Black Widow
The Last Stand of Daredevil and Elektra (Featuring: The Punisher)
There Are Other Meanings: Neil Gaiman’s “A Study in Emerald”
Author Myke Cole’s Reddit AMA Has Already Produced the Perfect Presidential Candidate
Malazan Reread of the Fallen: Blood and Bone, Chapter Ten (Part Two)
Barnes & Noble Bookseller’s Picks for April
Oscar Isaac Ventures Into Area X for Alex Garland’s Annihilation
Cloned, Recruited, and Kidnapped: Military Evolution in the Star Wars Universe
Tue Mar 29
The Best of Infinite Worlds: Supergirl, “Worlds Finest”
Get a Blankie: The Magicians, “Remedial Battle Magic”
Star Trek The Original Series Rewatch: “Patterns of Force”
Daredevil Can’t Hear Ninjas (or His Own Terrible Life Choices)
The Wheel of Time Reread Redux: The Dragon Reborn, Part 14
The Many Worlds of Seanan McGuire
Rereading Kage Baker’s Company Series
It’s Okay to Give Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice A Chance
Mon Mar 28
Loose Nuke: Javelin Rain by Myke Cole
Leonard Audio Excerpt and Sweepstakes
Check Out the Teaser for The Force Awakens Deleted Scenes!
Rereading Katherine Kurtz: High Deryni, Chapters 1-3
Prisoner: Cell Block Daredevil
Five Books About the Ancient World
The LEGO Batman Movie is so Huge, It Needs Two Trailers!
Rereading the Vorkosigan Saga: Falling Free, Chapters 5 and 6
Game of Thrones Embraces March Madness in New Teaser
An Oral History of Batman v Superman (as Told By Its Critics)
Stormlight Archive Fan-Made Funko POP Figure is (Storm)blessed
Fri Mar 25
Announcing the 2015 Aurealis Awards Winners!
Batlexander Manilton Fights Like He’s Running Out of Time in This Batman/Hamilton Mashup
Holy Rewatch, Batman! “The Spell of Tut” / “Tut’s Case is Shut”
Pieces of Hate Audio Excerpt
In Praise of Daredevil’s Karen Page
Meet the Man Preserving Pulp Fiction for Posterity!
Malazan Reread of the Fallen: Blood and Bone, Chapter Ten (Part One)
Dragonlance Reread: Dragons of Winter Night Part III, Chapters 13 and 14
Boys Who Like Girls Who Are Actually Boys: X,Y
Thu Mar 24
The Harry Potter Reread: The Deathly Hallows, Chapters 19 and 20
The House of Daniel
Honor and Crossdressing: The Ballad of Mulan
Boaty McBoatface Inspires An Epic Naming Battle on Twitter!
Innumerable Voices: The Short Fiction of Shveta Thakrar
New Connie Willis Novel Crosstalk About Love Telepathy and Blurring the Lines of Privacy
Words of Radiance Reread: Part 4 Epigraphs
The People Vs. Matt Murdock
Midnight in Karachi Episode 49: Tim Lebbon
Preview Art from Todd Lockwood’s Upcoming Novel, The Summer Dragon!
The Trailer for LEGO Batman Gives us the Batman we Deserve!
Who Guards the Guards?: The Compleat Bolo by Keith Laumer
When They Say “Next Generation” They Mean It
Wed Mar 23
xkcd to Help Educate America’s Youth!
Watch a Deer Disrupt a Fictional Landscape!
Charlie Jane Anders Takes Writers With Drinks on the Road!
We Are All Completely Batrachian — I Mean Normal: August Derleth’s “The Shuttered Room”
Malazan Reread of the Fallen: Blood and Bone, Chapter Nine (Part Two)
Dating With Daredevil
Peter Serafinowicz Will Bring Evil-Doers to Justice as The Tick!
Writing Women Characters Into Epic Fantasy Without Quotas
Announcing Two Novellas by Cassandra Khaw
Tue Mar 22
Engaging in Unprotected Rituals: The Magicians, “Homecoming”
Hiding in Plain Sight: Supergirl, “Manhunter”
Star Trek The Original Series Rewatch: “Return to Tomorrow”
In the Labyrinth of Drakes
Download New York Review of Science Fiction’s Free David Hartwell Memorial Issue
The Wheel of Time Reread Redux, The Dragon Reborn, Part 13
Five Oddball Time Travel Books Written by Brits
Daredevil + Punisher = Vigilante Bros
See Every Heart a Doorway Author Seanan McGuire in April!
In History and Fantasy, Diversity is the Tradition
Mon Mar 21
The Devil You Know Audio Excerpt
Rereading Katherine Kurtz: Deryni Checkmate, Chapters 16-18
Check Out All the Easter Eggs in Daredevil Season Two!
Announcing Brett Savory’s A Perfect Machine from Angry Robot Books
Rereading the Vorkosigan Saga: Falling Free, Chapter 4
Daredevil is Not Bulletproof
New Malazan Novel Fall of Light Coming April 26
Literary Travel: Following Your Blood Compass
Darth Vader Finds Your Lack of Dental Care Disturbing
Fri Mar 18
Holy Rewatch, Batman! “The Minstrel’s Shakedown” / “Barbecued Batman?”
Race Riot in the Time Stream: Going Black in Time
Malazan Reread of the Fallen: Blood and Bone, Chapter Nine (Part One)
Storytelling and Chance — Lessons from Magic: The Gathering
Here’s Your First Look at Brandon Sanderson’s White Sand Graphic Novel
Let’s Dream Cast V.E. Schwab’s A Darker Shade of Magic!
Disney’s Taking a Second Shot at The Chronicles of Prydain!
Has Radar Uncovered the Remains of Queen Nefertiti?
Shared Worlds is the Kind of SFF Writing Camp You Wish Existed When You Were a Teenager
The Dragonlance Reread: Dragons of Winter Night Part III, Chapters 11 and 12
Netflix Rescues The Little Prince!
How a Fifth Indiana Jones Movie Could Actually Work
Cover Reveal for Dan Wells’ Extreme Makeover
Thu Mar 17
The Harry Potter Reread: The Deathly Hallows, Chapters 17 and 18
American Gods Has Found a Fortunate Laura Moon!
Interpersonal Space Opera: The Cold Between by Elizabeth Bonesteel
Pregnant T. Rex Fossil Might Contain Valuable Dino DNA
I Can Go the Merchandising Route: Disney’s Hercules
Words of Radiance Reread: Chapter 75
Midnight in Karachi Episode 48: Charlie Jane Anders
“No More False Gods”: Watch the New X-Men: Apocalypse Trailer
After “Ever After” — An Interview with Seanan McGuire and Lee Harris
The Importance of Daredevil’s Catholicism Going Into Season 2
Wed Mar 16
The Logistics of World Building: Algebra for Fantasy Writers
A Shadow All of Light
Please Do Not Climb the Cyclopean Artifact: Robert Howard’s “The Black Stone”
Malazan Reread of the Fallen: Blood and Bone, Chapter Eight (Part Two)
Kin and Kind in Maggie Stiefvater’s Blue Lily, Lily Blue
Check Out the First Trailer for Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children!
Do Not Make Luke Skywalker Another Tragic Gay Character
Adagio for an Archipelago: Revealing The Gradual by Christopher Priest
That Game We Played During the War
Tue Mar 15
Don’t Drink the Ghost Tea: The Magicians, “The Writing Room”
Five Books That Will Take You to Another World
But What If I Like Bad Supergirl More Than Supergirl?
Star Trek The Original Series Rewatch: “By Any Other Name”
New Indiana Jones Movie Coming Summer 2019!
Run, Walk, Crawl: How a Writer Trains for a Triathlon
A Horse-lovers’ Guide to The Hobbit
The Wheel of Time Reread Redux: The Dragon Reborn, Part 12
Gods at the Gates: The Last Mortal Bond by Brian Staveley
With me or Against Me: Queer Experience in Maggie Stiefvater’s The Dream Thieves
The Monster in the Mirror: On Horror, Disability, and Loving Both at Once
Show Off Your Love of Dragons with Wallpaper by Todd Lockwood!
Your Orisons May Be Recorded
Mon Mar 14
A Woman Confronts Her Predators in 10 Cloverfield Lane
Expanding Olondria: The Winged Histories, by Sofia Samatar
Rereading Katherine Kurtz, Deryni Checkmate: Chapters 13-15
World Building and Wheel Spinning: Checking in with The Walking Dead Season 6
Safe as Life: Complex, Messy Love in The Raven Boys
Rereading the Vorkosigan Saga: Falling Free, Chapters 2-3
Cover Reveal for Lev Grossman’s Warp
What We Don’t Like To Mention: Philip K. Dick and the Unnameable Horrors
Albert Einstein Changed the Shape of the Universe
Fri Mar 11
We Want to Be on the Bridge Where This Hamilton/Star Trek Mashup Happens
Malazan Reread of the Fallen: Blood and Bone, Chapter Eight (Part One)
“Say Something That Makes Sense.” Legends of Tomorrow, “Night of the Hawk”
Holy Rewatch Batman! “Hot Off the Griddle” / “The Cat and the Fiddle”
A Crowded Narrative: The Lyre Thief by Jennifer Fallon
Repulsion and Revelation: The Humanity of Monsters
Drawn to the Rhythm
Spoon? The Tick Might be Coming to Amazon!
Just Try to Escape the Voice of Kevin R. Free
The Dragonlance Chronicles Reread: Dragons of Winter Night Part III, Chapters 9 and 10
Black Hole: The Slow Death of the Destination City
Worst Anti-Aging Plan Ever: Miss Finney Kills Now and Then
Thu Mar 10
Children of Earth and Sky
Download Hundreds of Free Stories by the 2016 Campbell-Eligible Authors!
The Ancient Superhero: the Myths of Herakles
This Crash Course in the History of Black Science Fiction will Change Your Reading Life!
New Captain America: Civil War Trailer Reveals Spider-Man!
Words of Radiance Reread: Chapter 74
Midnight in Karachi Episode 47: Sofia Samatar
J.K. Rowling, No: The Opportunism of “History of Magic in North America”
It’s Just Business: Why Rejection of Your Art Feels So Personal
Paradise Regained: Those Below by Daniel Polansky
Wed Mar 9
The Emperor’s Railroad
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Back in the Thick of It
Just Say No (To Drug-Induced Time Travel): “The Crawling Chaos” by H.P. Lovecraft & Winifred Jackson
Moon Shot Documents a Giant Leap in Space Exploration!
Malazan Reread of the Fallen: Blood and Bone, Chapter Seven (Part Two)
Living in an Infomocracy
On the “Equality” of Objectification in Movies
Cover Reveal for Jay Posey’s Outriders
Tue Mar 8
A Wookiee Life Debt: The Magicians, “The Strangled Heart”
Watch the First Trailer for Game of Thrones Season 6!
Star Trek The Original Series Rewatch: “A Piece of the Action”
Making Genre Personal: The Paper Menagerie and Other Stories by Ken Liu
The Wheel of Time Reread Redux: The Dragon Reborn, Part 11
Perceived Authenticity: Forest of Memory by Mary Robinette Kowal
Little Lost Linkings: Revealing A Closed and Common Orbit by Becky Chambers
Illustrated Scenes from Seanan McGuire’s Every Heart a Doorway
More Men Should Cry on Television
Mon Mar 7
Announcing The Kitschies’ 2015 Winners!
Quantum Break: Zero State
Zootopia’s Cast Changes Depending on the Country You See It In
On the Lam from the Fae: Fire Touched by Patricia Briggs
Seanan McGuire Talks New Newsflesh and Wrestling Plot Crocodiles in Her Reddit AMA
Rereading the Vorkosigan Saga: Falling Free, Chapter 1
Reminder: Star Trek Transporters are Death Traps
Analysing the 2016 Arthur C. Clarke Award Submissions List
Rereading Katherine Kurtz: Deryni Checkmate, Chapters 10-12
Joseph Gordon-Levitt Exits Sandman Adaptation Due to Creative Differences
Rocket Talk Episode 75: ESPN’s Keith Law
Manipulable Geometry: The Mathematics of Paper-Folding
Now You Can Eat Benedict Cumberbatch’s Face
Fri Mar 4
“You’re No Captain Kirk.” Legends of Tomorrow, “Marooned”
Holy Rewatch Batman! “Shoot a Crooked Arrow” / “Walk the Straight and Narrow”
She Talks to Angels: Occupy Me by Tricia Sullivan
The Dragonlance Chronicles Reread: Dragons of Winter Night Part III, Chapters 7 and 8
Malazan Reread of the Fallen: Blood and Bone, Chapter Seven (Part One)
Revealing the Cover for The Girl Who Drank the Moon
Sympathizing with Psychopaths: Mort Castle’s The Strangers
Pieces of Hate
Find Out What Your Strength Rating is in Dungeons & Dragons
No One Gets Into San Francisco Without Robin Williams’ Approval
Thu Mar 3
V.E. Schwab’s A Gathering of Shadows Debuts at #15 on the New York Times Bestseller List
The Harry Potter Reread: The Deathly Hallows, Chapters 15 and 16
The Light Fantastic: Radiance by Catherynne M. Valente
When Gargoyles Interrupt Your High Concept Film: Disney’s The Hunchback of Notre Dame
Forest of Memory
Words of Radiance Reread: Chapter 73
“We Do Not Build.” Talk [Spoilers] For Daniel Polansky’s The Builders With Reddit Fantasy!
Midnight in Karachi Episode 46: Mary Robinette Kowal
Five Books with Snarky Magicians
Watch the First Trailer for the New Ghostbusters Movie!
Seven Things I Want to See in a Theoretical Quantum Leap Reboot
Wed Mar 2
Frost Fails in Fun, Forgetful Finale. Agent Carter: “Hollywood Ending”
Matt Wallace’s Envy of Angels Available For 99¢–Today Only
One Day You Wake Up and You Are Grown: Catherynne Valente’s Fairyland and the Secrets of Growing Up
Missy Decides to Dress Up as River Song, Steals Her Dress For Doctor Who Fan Event
Monkeys Drinking Margaritas: Revealing Poison City by Paul Crilley
SAGA Press to Publish Serial Box in Print Form
The Pathetic Fallacy Made Flesh: Edgar Allan Poe’s “Fall of the House of Usher”
Dory Reunites with Old Friends in New Finding Dory Trailer
Dumbledore’s Origin Story is the Predecessor to Peter Pan
A Fist of Permutations in Lightning and Wildflowers
Tue Mar 1
The Hack is a Red Herring: Supergirl, “Solitude”
Star Trek The Original Series: “The Immunity Syndrome”
The Customer is Always Right: The Devil You Know by K. J. Parker
Silence, Snow, and Spells: The Magicians, “The Mayakovsky Circumstance”
The Wheel of Time Reread Redux: The Dragon Reborn, Part 10
The Great Classic Fantasy Reread: Child of Saturn by Teresa Edgerton
Brandon Sanderson Announces New Apocalypse Guard Book Trilogy
“The Real World Didn’t Go Away”: Revealing The View From the Cheap Seats by Neil Gaiman
Barnes & Noble Bookseller’s Picks for March
Stephen King Confirms Idris Elba and Matthew McConaughey Starring in The Dark Tower
Sleeps With Monsters: SFF Television and Female Mentorship
Check Out the Gorgeous New Artwork for Steven Erikson’s Midnight Tides
Five Books with Deadly Games
Oil Paintings Come to Brilliant Life in Loving Vincent