Tag: Adam Christopher

Angry Robot, Cover Art

Cover Reveal – Seven Wonders by Adam Christopher

Look at that cover – just look at it!

Adam Christopher’s Seven Wonders comes alive, courtesy of the insanely talented Will Staehle.

This isn’t quite the finished version – that’s currently sitting in Will’s workshop, where his art elves are revising some of the silhouettes to make them even more awesome! (Click to reveal the awesomeness in more detail…)

But we couldn’t wait until then to show you!

Can you blame us?

Seven Wonders is out in September.

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Angry Robot, Robot Round-Up

Robot Round-Up, 13.04.12

Hello, hello and welcome to the latest weekly Robot Round-Up! It’s been a pretty massive week for us here at AR, all building up to the Exhibit A Announcement this morning, so you’ll excuse us if we just get the heck on with the linking…

Empire State by Adam ChristopherFirstly, have you been over to the Empire State Worldbuilder website recently? If not, you’re missing out on some terrific content inspired by Adam Christopher‘s debut novel, including the Empire State RPG rules

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Angry Robot, Other people's business, Robot Round-Up

Robot Round-Up, 05.04.12

Hello, hello and welcome to this week’s Robot Round-Up: a day earlier than usual, on the grounds that we’ve got a Long Weekend here in the UK due to the Easter double Bank Holiday. (Which is nice.)

Without further ado:

The Alchemist of Souls by Anne LyleAnne Lyle – whose debut fantasy novel of Elizabethan-era swashbuckling and intrigue, The Alchemist of Souls, is Out Now – has been interviewed by Sci-Fi Bulletin and I Will Read Books this week

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Angry Robot, Awards, Other people's business, Robot Army

Robot Round-Up, 23.03.12

Hello! Well, another week seems to have flashed by without so much as stopping to say hello. But the good news is: that means it’s time for another Robot Round-Up! Crack open a container of your favourite beverage, put your feet up and get your finger-like link-activator ready as we take you by the hand-analogue and guide through another seven days’ worth of Angry Robot Author Activity…

Debris by Jo AndertonFirstly: Huge Congrats to Jo Anderton who has been shortlisted for the 2011 Aurealis

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Angry Robot, Robot Round-Up

Robot Round-Up, 16.03.12

It’s Friday afternoon (Angry Robot UK time) and around these parts that generally means one thing and one thing only: pub! Robot Round-Up!

Dead Harvest, by Chris F. HolmWe’ll kick things off with news of another delightfully busy week for Chris F. Holm, who was interviewed by Sci-Fi Bulletin, Debut Review and Shotgun Honey as well.

Meanwhile, Chris’s debut, Dead Harvest, was reviewed online by Unsquare Dance (“Holm has created a world that feels real enough and a

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Angry Robot, Books, Other people's business, Robot Round-Up

Robot Round-Up, 09.03.12

Greetings, little robotlings. Are your primary limbs arranged comfortably and your comprehension-circuits fully engaged? They are? Good. Then we shall begin.

Blackbirds, by Chuck WendigChuck Wendig‘s Blackbirds is still a couple of months away from its official publication date (May 2012), but word of its extreme wonderfulness is continuing to spread around the blogosphere. The latest outpouring of advance praise comes in the form of a 10/10 rating from Hannah at Fantasy Faction, with a follow-up 8/10 from Starburst Magazine as well.

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Angry Robot

Robot Round-Up, 17.02.12

Oi, you! Yes, you, at the back! Stop fiddling with whatever you’re fiddling with – that’s right, I can see you, put it away – and pay attention. It’s time for this week’s Robot Round-Up!

Dead Harvest, by Chris F. HolmPrint-coverage appeared late last week of Chris F. Holm‘s forthcoming Dead Harvest: SFX Magazine reviewer Eddie Robson said: “the breakneck pace of the narrative, and the world Holm creates, make for a thrillingly brutal ride.” Four stars out of five (and it’s

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Angry Robot, Other people's business, Robot Round-Up

Robot Round-Up, 10.02.12

Hello and welcome to this week’s (temporarily) minimalist version of the Robot Round-Up!

[Okay, so normally between us we take a bit of time to introduce the links, maybe extract a few choice quote-snippets, that sort of thing. But what with the SFX Weekender taking place last weekend and the inevitable post-Con lurgi taking its toll today (all together now: awwwwww, he’s got the man-flu!) I’ve just rolled two weeks’ worth of links up into a single post. And in order to save time, eyeball-strain and keyboard-wear, I’ve just gone with the basics. Your patience and understanding is most appreciated.

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Angry Robot, Other people's business, Robot Round-Up

Robot Round-Up, 27.01.12

Hello and, as always, welcome to the weekly round-up of links and shout-outs for folks that have been talking about Angry Robot and our Awesome Authors in the past week or so.

Also, a quick heads-up: most of the office will be disappearing off to the SFX Weekender at the back end of next week, so if the usual Round-Up doesn’t appear for some reason then that’ll be why.

Right, on with the linkaging! (What? Yes, that’s a word…)

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Angry Robot, Freebies

Anyone for Empire State RPG Action?

We’ve just posted the latest bit of brand new content to EmpireState.cc, the collaborative content creation WorldBuilder project based on Adam Christopher‘s Empire State.

Empire State - the RPGThe shiny, new content in question is Empire State – the RPG, nothing less than a complete, original and self-contained roleplaying game system fresh from the feverish mind of game designer David ‘Doc Blue’ Wendt, whose credits include White Wolf’s

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Angry Robot, Other people's business, Robot Round-Up

Robot Round-Up, 20.01.12

Hello again, and welcome to our weekly links round-up of all the latest happenings from the Angry Robot flavoured reaches of the Internets. Or something like that. My last caffeine dose is wearing off, I probably need to re-charge. But I digress…

Empire State by Adam ChristopherEmpire State was reviewed online by Red Rook Review, The Geek Syndicate (who also ran an excerpt), The Weaving Knight and Starburst Magazine, where it was said: “This is simply one of the greatest

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Angry Robot, Competitions, Other people's business

Win Everything! All 50 Angry Robot Titles Up For Grabs with SciFiNow

Adam Christopher‘s Empire State is the 50th Angry Robot title to see the light of meat-space reality. To mark the occasion we’ve teamed up with top-notch UK sci-fi ‘zine SciFiNow to give away one of everything we’ve published so far – yes, all 50 titles – to one insanely fortunate UK or Ireland based competition entrant.

Here’s what you could win:

All 50 Angry Robot titles to January 2012

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Angry Robot, Other people's business, Robot Round-Up

Robot Round-Up, 13.01.12

Welcome to this week’s Robot Round-Up of what’s been happening in the AR-flavoured reaches of the Interwebs. Lots to tell you about again this week, so without further ado:

Empire State by Adam ChristopherJames Lovegrove reviewed Adam Christopher‘s Empire State for the Financial Times, saying: “If, somehow, Raymond Chandler and Philip K Dick had collaborated on a Superman story, they might well have produced this novel.” Plus: The Geek Syndicate cornered Adam last week at his UK Empire State launch at

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Angry Robot, Other people's business, Robot Round-Up

Robot Round-Up, 06.01.12

Hello, hello and welcome to the first Robot Round-Up of 2012. And what a lot of rounded-up stuff we’ve got to tell you about this week.

First things first: a reminder that the Angry Robot January eBooks Sale is still very much in effect. Between now and the end of January you’ll be able to pick up more than half our range of titles at half price or less, either direct from the Angry Robot Store (DRM-free ePub) or from your favourite online retailer of electronic literature, in the US, UK and beyond. Grab yourself a bargain while

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Angry Robot, Other people's business, Robot Round-Up

Robot Round-Up, 23.12.11

Hello and welcome to the final Robot Round-up of 2011. We’ve unchained ourselves from our desks and will be recharging our circuits for the next ten days or so, which means no round-up next week. But keep those links coming and we’ll be back in January with a fresh batch. In the meantime, here’s what’s been happing in Angry Robot world since the last round-up went live:

Empire State by Adam ChristopherIn the run-up to the official January 5th publication date, the online buzz for

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