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The Next Frontier of Space Opera: Announcing the New Anthology Infinite Stars: Dark Frontiers

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The Next Frontier of Space Opera: Announcing the New Anthology Infinite Stars: Dark Frontiers

The 2017 anthology Infinite Stars, edited by Bryan Thomas Schmidt, provides an interesting twist on the format—it collects stories from some of the...
How 6 Beloved SFF Authors Persevered Though Career Hardship to Become Bestsellers

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How 6 Beloved SFF Authors Persevered Though Career Hardship to Become Bestsellers

Some writers burst out of the gate with a brilliant debut novel that earns all the attention, awards, and (hopefully) sales—think Patrick Rothfuss (The...
6 Books Featuring Killer Blade Fights

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6 Books Featuring Killer Blade Fights

Today we are joined by guest author Anna Kashina—whose latest book, Shadowblade, is out now from Angry Robot—as she discusses the skillful presentation...
The Game of Thrones Awards, Season 8, Episode 6: End of Watch

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The Game of Thrones Awards, Season 8, Episode 6: End of Watch

Greetings, and welcome! My name is Ben, and you have stumbled upon the ONLY Game of Thrones recap on the entire internet. Week to week I will be...
Tyrion, Daenerys, and… Harry? 9 Weirdly Normal Character Names in Fantasy Novels

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Tyrion, Daenerys, and… Harry? 9 Weirdly Normal Character Names in Fantasy Novels

Building a cohesive epic fantasy universe is tricky stuff, and perhaps nothing is trickier than coming up with character names that are suitably exotic...
All the Books You Need to Read to Discover the Real Story of Game of Thrones

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All the Books You Need to Read to Discover the Real Story of Game of Thrones

Pop culture phenomenons like HBO’s Game of Thrones don’t come around all that often, and once they’ve wrapped up, it can be painful to...
The Game of Thrones Awards, Season 8, Episode 5: Queen of the Ashes

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The Game of Thrones Awards, Season 8, Episode 5: Queen of the Ashes

Greetings, and welcome! My name is Ben, and you have stumbled upon the ONLY Game of Thrones recap on the entire internet. Week to week I will be...
Tad Williams’ Empire of Grass Is a Melancholy Fantasy Epic

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Tad Williams’ Empire of Grass Is a Melancholy Fantasy Epic

When Tad Williams first announced plans for a new trilogy returning to Osten Ard—the setting of his landmark Memory, Sorrow, and Thorn trilogy—after...
The Game of Thrones Awards, Season 8, Episode 4: The Mad Queens

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The Game of Thrones Awards, Season 8, Episode 4: The Mad Queens

Greetings, and welcome! My name is Ben, and you have stumbled upon the ONLY Game of Thrones recap on the entire internet. Week to week I will be...
The Game of Thrones Awards, Season 8, Episode 3: Not Today.

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The Game of Thrones Awards, Season 8, Episode 3: Not Today.

Greetings, and welcome! My name is Ben, and you have stumbled upon the ONLY Game of Thrones recap on the entire internet. Week to week I will be breaking...
Game of Thrones Is Pop Culture’s Most Powerful Climate Narrative

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Game of Thrones Is Pop Culture’s Most Powerful Climate Narrative

In A Game of Thrones, the first book in George R. R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire, we’re introduced to the house words of the Stark family:...
The Game of Thrones Awards, Season 8, Episode 2: If Winterfell Is a-Rocking …

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The Game of Thrones Awards, Season 8, Episode 2: If Winterfell Is a-Rocking …

Greetings, and welcome! My name is Nicole, filling in for Ben this week with the ONLY Game of Thrones recap on the entire internet. Week to week he breaks...

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