Dragons and Goblins and Wizards, oh my! Rajan Khanna, our resident Fantasy nerd, has entire worlds to show you.

Men (and Women) of Steel: Supermen and Superwomen in Fantasy

Column by Rajan Khanna
Superman is arguably the most powerful hero in the DC Universe. Celebrate the release of "Man of Steel" by looking at the supermen and superwomen of fantasy fiction.

Iron Men: 8 Amazing Armors in Fantasy Fiction

Column by Rajan Khanna May 28, 2013
Iron Man doesn't have the lock on kick-ass armor. Here are some of the amazing armors of fantasy fiction.
 2013 Nebula Award Winners

And Now, the Winners of the 2013 Nebula Awards...

News by Christopher Shultz May 20, 2013
Some new and familiar faces took home the SFWA's top honors over the weekend. Let's find out who.

The Best Writers Break the Rules

Column by Erik Wecks May 8, 2013
Young writers shouldn't be afraid to challenge the conventions of storytelling if they have a plot-driven reason for doing so.

Power to the People: Magic in Fantasy

Column by Rajan Khanna May 6, 2013
Is magic better when it's available to everyone? Or just to a select few? Does it matter?

The Drought of Environmental Fantasy

Column by Rajan Khanna April 22, 2013
In honor of Earth Day, where are all the environmental fantasies? Why aren't there more?

Defying Decomposition: The Enduring Zombie

Column by Rajan Khanna April 2, 2013
In honor of Easter, a look at what keeps zombies popular and some examples of great zombie fiction.

Game of Shows: George R. R. Martin's Future Television Prospects

Column by Rajan Khanna March 29, 2013
'Game of Thrones' writer George R. R. Martin will develop more series for HBO over the next two year. Rajan Khanna takes a look at some possibilities.

Sixguns & Sorcery: The Weird Western

Column by Rajan Khanna March 14, 2013
A look at the Weird Western subgenre with five great examples.

Embracing the Impossible: The Fantastical Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

Column by Rajan Khanna February 25, 2013
A look at Sherlock Holmes's more fantastical adventures.

Five Unconventional Fantasy Relationships

Column by Rajan Khanna February 14, 2013
For Valentine's Day, Rajan Khanna looks at some of the more unconventional relationships in fantasy fiction.

Watch Out For That First Step – It’s A Doozy: The Top 10 Time Loop Stories

Column by Meredith Borders February 1, 2013
Celebrate this Groundhog Day the way Punxsutawney Phil intended: with a list of the best time loop books!

Extraordinary Leagues: Crossovers in Fantasy

Column by Rajan Khanna January 22, 2013
From the Wold Newton Universe to the League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, there is a rich history of crossovers between characters from different worlds and literary traditions.
'A Memory of Light’ Number One

Robert Jordan's ‘A Memory of Light’ Number One Despite Protests

News by Christopher Shultz January 18, 2013
The last in the late author's Wheel of Time series surges past the pettiness for a stellar debut.

Winter is Come: Fantasy Winters

Column by Rajan Khanna January 10, 2013
Winters are harsh enough in the real world, but in fantasy they can be long-- or worse-- endless.

LitReactor Staff Picks: The Best Books of 2012 - Genre Edition

Column by Joshua Chaplinsky December 27, 2012
Submitted for your approval (or derision): Members of the LitReactor staff offer up their favorite reads, old and new, of 2012-- genre style!

Top Ten: The Year's Best Fantasy - 2012

Column by Rajan Khanna December 20, 2012
A look at the top ten fantasies of 2012.

Scandalous! Five Ways in Which The Hobbit is Superior to The Lord of the Rings

Column by Rajan Khanna December 18, 2012
A look at some of the elements of J. R. R. Tolkien's 'The Hobbit' that are superior to 'The Lord of the Rings.'

The Magic of Christmas: An Advent Calendar of Fantasy Fiction

Column by Rajan Khanna December 5, 2012
Christmas has been the inspiration for many fantasy short stories. Here are 24, one for each day leading up to Christmas.

The Archetype of The Eternal Wanderer

Column by Rajan Khanna November 27, 2012
A look at the archetype of the Eternal Wanderer in fantasy fiction and what makes this type of character so attractive.
Terry Pratchett’s Discworld iPad App

Terry Pratchett’s Discworld Goes Digital with New App

News by Dan Shewan November 9, 2012
A new iPad app based on Sir Terry Pratchett’s bestselling fantasy universe Discworld is in the works.

On Second Thought: "Pawn of Prophecy" by David Eddings

Column by Rajan Khanna November 6, 2012
The first in a semi-regular feature that takes another look at an old favorite. We kick off w/ 'Pawn of Prophecy,' the first book in David Eddings's 'Belgariad.' How does it hold up on second thought?

Primer: Neil Gaiman, Storyteller

Column by Rajan Khanna October 17, 2012
A primer for the uninitiated on Neil Gaiman and his fantastical body of work.

Primer: Gene Wolfe - The Subtle Master

Column by Rajan Khanna October 10, 2012
A primer on the work of Gene Wolfe, one of the masters of speculative fiction.

Small Packages: Short Fantasy Fiction

Column by Rajan Khanna September 18, 2012
A look at short fantastic fiction, highlighting some masters of the form as well as spotlighting some of the best places to find it.