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Queen Of Fire by Anthony Ryan (Reviewed by Mihir Wanchoo)

Official Author WebsiteOrder the book HERERead Fantasy Book Critic's review of Blood SongRead Fantasy Book Critic's review of Tower LordRead Fantasy Book Critic interview with Anthony RyanRead "The Influence Of History On Epic Fantasy"...Show More Summary

Open Channel: What's The Geekiest Thing About Where You Live? 

5 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Where do you live, and what’s the geekiest/coolest/neat point of interest from your area? Read more...

For a long time, we’ve heard about that time that Nicholas Cage was tapped to play Superman in Super

6 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

For a long time, we’ve heard about that time that Nicholas Cage was tapped to play Superman in Superman Lives back in the 1990s. Meredith Woerner, formerly of io9 and now writing for the LA Times, has some footage of what Cage looked like in costume. Watch here. Read more...

Limited editions of Mark Lawrence's The Broken Empire

Well, that thorn guy's first trilogy will soon be available in what should be beautiful limited editions published by Grim Oak Press. Here's an extract from the press release:Coming Spring 2016 from Grim Oak Press, The Broken Empire by Mark Lawrence is an omnibus featuring the three books of his trilogy in one beautiful volume. Show More Summary

io9 Newsstand: Would You Enter A Psychotropic Spider Web To Save Your Son From Sin?

7 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

This week’s stories are all about psychotropic visions, unsatisfactory lives, and the consequences of doubting your mother’s love for you. Read more...

Is This a Long-Lost Prototype of the "Nintendo PlayStation?"

7 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

At the summer Consumer Electronics Show in 1991, Sony announced that it was jumping into the video game hardware market for the first time, partnering with Nintendo to release something called a “PlayStation.” The device never made it to market—for reasons I’ll explain shortly—but someone on reddit may have come across a very rare prototype. Read more...

I Swear I Thought Under The Dome Was A Remake Of Under The Cherry Moon

8 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Don’t laugh, it’s true. When I was first asked to star in Under the Dome, I misunderstood and thought it was going to be a bold reimagining of Prince’s underrated directorial debut. Just picture it: I’m a young vivacious dome, on the French Riviera, entertaining lonely married women, when... romance! Read more...

Ava DuVernay Won’t Be Directing Black Panther After All

8 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

In an interview with Essence Magazine today, Selma director Ava DuVernay noted that she decided to pass on directing Marvel’s Black Panther adaptation. The movie, which will star Chadwick Boseman (42) as the titular character, is set to be released on July 6, 2018. Read more...

Our Valued Customers On The State Of Television Today

8 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

You know, this thought has crossed my mind more than once. There’s only so many hours in the day to keep up with the number of television shows that currently on the air or on Netflix/Hulu/Steaming/Etc. Read more...

Our Valued Comics On The State Of Television Today

9 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

You know, this thought has crossed my mind more than once. There’s only so many hours in the day to keep up with the number of television shows that currently on the air or on Netflix/Hulu/Steaming/Etc. Read more...

Meet Negasonic Teenage Warhead In This New Deadpool Image

9 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Empire Online has a new picture from the upcoming Deadpool movie. Negasonic Teenage Warhead, played by Brianna Hildebrand, joins Ryan Reynold’s Deadpool in the upcoming film, due out February 4th, 2016. Read more...

Twisted Music Video Of The Week Vol. 192: blackQueen “BabeGhostWitch”

We’re going to get a little bit witchy for this week’s Twisted Music Video Of The Week by showcasing blackQueen‘s “BabeGhostWitch”, a short film that takes great inspirations from Italian giallos, especially those of Dario Argento! The Seattle-based band play a style of music they call “witch metal”, “…drawing influences from Italian horror soundtracks, blended […]

C'mon Get ‘Appy: Download the Updated OFFICIAL Comic-Con App NOW!

OUR OFFICIAL COMIC-CON APP IS FULLY UPDATED AND READY TO GO! C'mon Get ‘Appy: Download the Updated OFFICIAL Comic-Con App NOW! How about an amazing tool that helps keep you updated during Comic-Con and features maps, schedules, special guest bios, and more? It's available noe for you... the OFFICIAL Comic-Con App! Read more

Wingsuit Adrenaline Junkies Thread The Needle

10 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

GoPro has a ton of films of people doing some pretty crazy stunts, but this one can be summed up in one word for me: NOPE. Read more...

Mike Shea And Josh Bernstein Discuss The 2015 APMAs (Interview)

In 2014, over 6,500 people descended upon the Cleveland Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame for the first annual Alternative Press Music Awards, a ceremony that co-creator Mike Shea explains was two years in the making. “The show had been wanted for a while from our fans. We’d been asked about it for two years […]

The Strange History of Bubble Wrap And Why It's Changing

10 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

In the last couple of days, the internet has been abuzz with some shocking news: soon, you won’t be able to pop bubble wrap. The Sealed Air Corporation, which manufacturers the product, announced a replacement that’s come a long way since it’s original use: wallpaper. Read more...

July 3, 2015: Dark Matter Dog Clues! Episode 4 tonight! Directed by Amanda Tapping!

I was in the costume department, talking to Dark Matter costume designer Noreen Landry when I noticed the pictures of the dogs lining the back wall.  How cute, I thought.  A different dedicated dog for each episode.  And then, on closer scrutiny, I realized that it was much more than that.  Yes, a different dog for each […]

New Books and ARCs, 7/3/15

11 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : Whatever

To take us into Independence Weekend, please enjoy this stack of new books and ARCs, which have come to the Scalzi Compound. Which ones would you like to unite with your bookshelves? Tell us all in the comments!

Sweden Goes Post-Apocalyptic In This Suspenseful Short Film

11 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

In Andrée Wallin’s debut short film State Zero, four soldiers are deployed to a post-apocalyptic Sweden on a routine mission. Once they’re on the ground, however, everything goes wrong. Read more...

The First Stills Of Pride and Prejudice and Zombies Are Here!

12 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Entertainment Weekly has our first look at the upcoming Pride and Prejudice and Zombies adaptation. Read more...

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