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How Knights Fought in Their Heavy Plate Armor


It’s a vision all of us who grew up on fairy tales and fantasy novels have: “The Knight in Shining Armor” charging forth astride his destrier, lance at the ready – perhaps with a fair maiden’s favor tied about his neck.
More than likely not, the armor you imagine our knight wearing is probably plate: interlocking [...]

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SF & Fantasy

Post-NYCC Fan Gathering: Naomi Novik, Peter V. Brett, Myke Cole, Robin Hobb & Sam Sykes


photo-robinhobbRobin Hobb. Naomi Novik. Myke Cole. Peter V. Brett. And Sam Sykes.

In NYC! Free event! With FREE books! A day after NYCC! Learn more here!

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SF & Fantasy

Suvudu Likes: 9/27/14


szarlan-hawleybookThe internet(s) gives and gives and gives.

There are some great sci-fi/fantasy bloggers out there, fans who are devoting a lot of time and energy into supporting authors and their readers. Variety is the spice of life, as they say, and with the menagerie of unique and very different individuals out there contributing, it produces a whole that is better than its parts.

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Graphic Novels & Manga

Badass Comic Book Cover: Superman: Futures End #1


badass-supermanfuturesend1Every week I’ll be bringing you a comic book cover that I feel eclipses others out there—to the point I might just have to own it when released!

This week: Superman: Futures End #1! A dark Superman?!

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Spike TV to Adapt Kim Stanley Robinson’s ‘Red Mars’ Trilogy


Spike TV to Adapt Kim Stanley Robinson’s ‘Red Mars’ Trilogy

Has there ever a better time to be a science fiction and fantasy fan than now? I don’t think so. Cable television is bursting at the seams with good sci-fi and fantasy entertainment, with more coming every day.
The latest? An adaptation of Kim Stanley Robinson’s award-winning science fiction Red Mars trilogy – coming to Spike [...]

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RuneQuest’s Duck Adventurers


RuneQuest is one of fantasy role-playing’s best loved games, and it’s almost entirely because of the hard work of visionary world-builder Greg Stafford. RuneQuest has been in a lot of different hands over the years, but regardless of the publisher or tweaks to the system’s percentile-based system, Stafford’s amazing world of Glorantha – the [...]

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James Dashner Announces ‘Maze Runner’ Prequel: ‘Fever Code’


Want more Maze Runner? You got more Maze Runner. Soon, anyway. James Dashner hinted in our interview that he might be open to writing a prequel, and he made it official today in a statement to MTV News. The new book will be titled The Fever Code. Here’s what he had to say:
“From the very [...]

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FAN-tastic News: Maze Runner Prequel News, Middle-earth Beginnings


FAN-tastic News: Maze Runner Prequel News, Middle-earth Beginnings

It’s Friday, and all I want to do is dance, dance, dance… but before I do, let’s take a quick look at the latest news from fandom!
MAZE RUNNER PREQUEL NOVEL IN THE WORKS
If you watched my interview with San Diego Comic Con 2014 interview with Maze Runner author James Dashner then you probably remember him [...]

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