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Dungeon core factories, ghost machines, and vampire councils feature in this week’s fantasy new releases. The Depth of Deceit (Elder Stones #5) – D. K. Holmberg With the threat of another attack, Haern must use his new abilities to make a dangerous gambit. Doing so requires he trust someone who has betrayed him once before, […]

Colonizing slowships, multidimensional hideaways, decaying alien empires, and a breakaway Mars feature in this week’s newest science fiction releases. Black Phoenix – B V. Larson and Wayne Wightman Earth’s first colony ship finally reaches the target world. The excitement of planetfall is indescribable, but quickly transforms into sick disappointment when they find the atmosphere is […]

Time-traveling Rangers, superheroes in love, living saints, dungeon-delving samurai, and the Black Tide of the undead feature in this week’s newest fantasy and adventure releases. Armored Heart – J. M. Anjewirden May returned home from the Second Augment War having left parts of herself behind, emotionally and literally. An inventor at heart, she built herself […]

Chuck Dixon’s Avalon #4: Hit Charade The streets of Avalon are a hard place, even for superheroes. But while King Ace’s new employers at the SPC are busy trying to track down the mysterious female vigilante who is assassinating politicians in broad daylight, Fazer’s new friends are helping him escape from the high-tech security cells […]

Desperate last stands, alien invasions, and the mysteries of Mars fill this week’s newest science fiction releases. Alabaster Noon (The Four Horsemen: Omega War #12) – Mark Wandrey and Chris Kennedy The invasion of Earth is a broken dream, a victim of Peepo’s ability to play the long game better than anyone thought possible. With […]

Finales and debuts, steampunk and litRPG gamerpunk, dungeon lords and adventurous raiders, and the return of the Destroyermen feature in this week’s fantasy new releases. Bloodwood Forest – Jeremy Fabiano and Cadeen Fabiano A deadly curse. A life hanging in the balance. One girl holds the key. Catherine knows one thing: She needs to get stronger. Much […]

The Four Horsemen. The Republic of Cinnabar Navy. The Imperium of Man. Tyler Barron’s Confederation. The Abh Empire. Black Jack Geary’s Alliance. Classic space navies of the past and present loom large in this week’s constellation of the newest releases in science fiction. Crest of the Stars #1 – Hiroyuki Morioka In the far-distant future, mankind […]

Steampunk knights, bloodthirsty pirates, chi-cultivating dungeons, and isekai samurai feature in this week’s roundup of the newest releases in fantasy. Cirsova: Summer Special 2019 – presented by Cirsova Publishing The Ghost of Torreón By EDD VICK and MANNY FRISHBERG A strange experiment gone wrong has granted Professor Rigoberto “Beto” Caminante an extraordinary power—the ability to “ride” […]

This week’s roundup of science fiction’s newest releases features mecha-equipped partisans, alien trade missions, ancient superweapons, and the rise of Galactic Christendom. Black and White (The Four Horsemen: Frontiers #1) – Mark Wandrey Terry Clark grew up surrounded by his parent’s life’s work, the rescue and rehabilitation of cetaceans. Born just after first contact with the […]

Living dungeons, vengeful spies, and a Marine turned into a god feature in this week’s collection of the newest releases in fantasy. A Brightness Long Ago – Guy Gavriel Kay In a chamber overlooking the nighttime waterways of a maritime city, a man looks back on his youth and the people who shaped his life. […]

This week’s science fiction new releases have unearthed derelict ships, genetically-engineered heroes, an armored fist of mecha tales, and sleeping threats best left undisturbed. Children of Ruin – Adrian Tchaikovsky The astonishing sequel to Children of Time, the award-winning novel of humanity’s battle for survival on a terraformed planet. Thousands of years ago, Earth’s terraforming program […]

Dragons, dragon knights, time travelers and vigilante soldiers rampage through this week’s roundup of the newest releases in fantasy and adventure. Berserk: The Flame Dragon Knight – Kentaro Miura and Makoto Fukami The first Berserk novel, conceived by series creator Kentaro Miura and written by Makoto Fukami, novelist and screenwriter for the Berserk anime, Psycho-Pass and Resident Evil: Vendetta. The Flame Dragon […]