Interviews & Profiles
- The BiblioSanctum interviews Kristen Painter.
- The Skiffy and Fanty Show interviews Betsy Dornbusch.
- My Bookish Ways interviews Ken Liu.
- Orbit interviews Alex Marshall.
- Suvudu interviews Frank Portman.
- Elitist Book Reviews interviews Steve Diamond.
- Gollancz acquires controversial novels from winner of the Russian Little Booker Prize, Victor Pelvin.
- Archie vs. Sharknado coming in July. For realz.
Events & Event News
- As part of the Fantastic Fiction free reading series, Ellen Datlow and Matthew Kressel present Wesley Chu & Nicole Kornher-Stace, May 20th 7pm at KGB Bar in NYC.
- Brigid Alverson offers A Brief History of Ultraman.
- Bull Spec on The Hardest Part: Piper Kessler on Frequency.
- Diana Biller on 60 Years of Sending in the Clones.
- Effing Rainbow on So You Think Women Don’t Like SF/F…
- Eric Flint on Some comments on the Hugos and other SF awards.
- Fantasy Faction (B. Pine) on Worldbuilding: Creating Bestiaries and Fantastic Monsters.
- Grady Hendrix on Evil Eighties: The Killer Kids of Somebody Come and Play.
- HuffPo on Orphan Black Returns With Boy Clones And More Mysteries.
- Ian Randal Strock on Foolishly jumping into the Hugos mishegas.
- J. Michael Straczynski on The Hugo Awards: Hand them out with a smile or cancel them altogether.
- Lori Goldstein on 10 Things Every Jinn Girl Needs.
- Peter Orullian answers the question Should fantasy deal with ‘big issues,’ or simply be entertaining?
- Pornokitsch on 5 Podcasts for Fantasy Fans.
- Ross Johnson on Daredevil: A Binge-Watcher’s Guide.
- The Guardian on Monica Byrne, author of award-winning The Girl in the Road.
- Tor.com on The Cover of Each Max Gladstone Book Has Predicted the Cover of the Next One.
- The Runed Age Game Cover, Fyodor Ananiev.
- Old Gnome, Yanis Cardin.
- Geek Art Gallery: Mash-Up: My Neighbor The Hound.
- “Mother of Dragons” by Anna Dittmann.
- Runner, Nickolay Taranenko.
- Shark’s Den Gallery.
- Alaheid by Blazbaros.
- Allan Poe, Ophelia Black.
More Fun Stuff
- Excerpt: A Crown for Cold Silver by Alex Marshall.
- Read a sample from WAR OF SHADOWS by Gail Z. Martin.
- Exclusive Excerpt: The Bloodforged by Erin Lindsey.
- 50 Page Fridays: Childhood’s End by Arthur C. Clarke.
- Game Of Thrones Opening Reimagined As An Old Man Eaing Soup. [via Geek Art Gallery]
- Thor is a jerk.
- The Matrix: Up Close. [via Tor.com]
- “Had to watch the Star Wars teaser over again just to wash off the stink of the Batman vs. Superman trailer.”
- Matthew Mcconaughey’s reaction to Star Wars teaser #2.
- Game of Thrones pancakes: stab & eat. (See the entire gallery with even more pancakey goodness!)