Relentless Demons Hunt Our Heroes in This Early Look at R.A. Salvatore’s Next Drizzt Novel, Boundless

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Last June, we shared an excerpt from Timeless, the first in author R.A. Salvatore’s new trilogy featuring the ever-popular character he created decades ago, dark elf Drizzt Do’Urden. The second book, Boundless, is due later this year—and io9's got another exclusive excerpt, as well as the cover reveal.

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The Team Behind Sandman: House of Whispers on Entering Ananse’s Web

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When you think of Ananse the trickster and Neil Gaiman, you might—right now at least—be drawn to Orlando Jones’s stellar portrayal on American Gods. But a god has many faces, in the real world and in fiction, and Gaiman’s got whole other worlds of mythological interpretations out there—and one of them is about to…

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A Look Inside the New Book Exploring the Making of Solo: A Star Wars Story

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The story behind how Solo came to life is…well, a lot more intriguing than Lucasfilm would want it to be. And while Abrams Books’ latest Star Wars “making of” release may not have the full story you’d perhaps want to hear about Solo specifically, its plethora of behind-the-scenes images paint an intimate picture…

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Sci-Fi Comic Eve of Extinction Explores a World Decimated by a Gender-Divided Apocalypse

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Tze Chun was in the news recently when he was tapped to write and executive-produce the in-development animated Gremlins prequel series. But the TV vet (Gotham, Once Upon a Time) also has another new venture: comics publisher TKO Studios. Today, io9 has a sneak peek at one of the company’s upcoming sci-fi titles.

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/sci-fi-comic-eve-of-extinction-explores-a-world-decimat-1833271417

Inside the Wild New Plans for DC’s Dial H for Hero Relaunch

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The H Dial is back, and it’s got a new wielder—but that might not be the most exciting thing about DC Comics’ latest relaunch of the beloved Dial H for Hero. To learn more about why now was the time to bring back the Silver Age icon’s wild world, io9 spoke to the new creative team, Sam Humphries and Joe Quinones.

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/inside-the-wild-new-plans-for-dcs-dial-h-for-hero-relau-1833542619

An Exclusive Look at the Gorgeous, Haunting Graphic Novel Adaptation of The Handmaid’s Tale

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From the TV series’ upcoming third season to the long-awaited second book, The Handmaid’s Tale is everywhere in a big way this year. But Margaret Atwood’s iconic dystopian story is also getting new life as a sumptuous new graphic novel—and ahead of its release this week, io9 has a look inside.

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Mike Mignola Reflects on 25 Hellishly Good Years of Hellboy

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It’s a big year for big red. Not only does Hellboy have a new movie imminent, but 2019—specifically tomorrow, March 23rd—marks 25 years since Hellboy’s adventures began in earnest with the launch of Seed of Destruction, his first comic series. To celebrate, we went right to the source: Hellboy’s creator, the legendary…

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/mike-mignola-reflects-on-25-hellishly-good-years-of-hel-1833494236