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Mistborn Board Game Prototype to be Unveiled at GenCon 2015

Jul 21 2015 02:55 PM by WeiryWriter      10

Crafty Games (makers of the Mistborn Adventure Game) have just posted their plans for this year's GenCon (July 30 - August 2, only a little over a week away) which include several pieces of Mistborn-related news. Most notably they announced that they will be showing their prototype for a Mistborn board game. After announcing that it was in development back in March without much information, they have finally given us a title, "Final Empire: A Mistborn board game", as well as a brief teaser description.  Read more

Coppermind Birthday Bonanza Update

Jul 10 2015 09:15 AM by Joe ST      14

It is now (way past (whoops)) the end of June, and so our Coppermind Birthday Bonanza has come to an end. Many many thanks to all the new and returning editors who gave wikiying a try in the last month. We’re currently in the process of sorting through all the edits to determine prize levels. Overall, the Bonanza was a huge success.  Read more

Previews of Calamity Prologue + Chapters 1-2 Posted!

Jul 08 2015 02:29 PM by WeiryWriter      0

Hot on the heels of yesterday's reveal of the Calamity cover art on Amazon.com comes a preview of the first few chapters of Calamity! Those of you subscribed to Brandon's newsletter will recognize a portion of this from the most recent one sent out a few months ago, though this is an extended excerpt. Read it now over on io9!  Read more

Calamity Release Date and Cover Art Revealed

Jul 07 2015 12:35 PM by WeiryWriter      4

The cover art and release date for Calamity, the finale of the #1 New York Times bestselling series, "The Reckoners", have finally been revealed, thanks to the Amazon.com product page. We can expect Calamity to hit bookstore shelved February 16, 2016. (And Peter has confirmed that this is the real release date, though it still could move by a week.) The cover art is also pretty awesome (and thankfully matches the Firefight cover design).  Read more

Legion Series Hardcovers Back in Print with New Covers

Jul 05 2015 08:35 AM by WeiryWriter      1

Brandon's online store unveils new hardcover editions of Legion and Legion: Skin Deep with fantastic new cover art!

The Legion hardcover is priced at $15 USD, with Legion: Skin Deep at $20 (a fair enough price change given that it is about twice the length of the original).  Read more

Shadows of Self Prologue, Chapter 1 and 2 Now Available

Jun 29 2015 01:08 PM by Chaos      8

Tor today has released the prologue for Shadows of Self, the sequel to The Alloy of Law. Chapter one and two is now available too! I shall spoil nothing of it here, so you best just read it. You know, if you want.

Shadows of Self comes out October 6th in the US and October 8th in the UK.  Read more

Stormlight 3's Flashback Character May Be Dalinar (Updated Again)

Jun 16 2015 08:47 AM by Chaos      17

Brandon has begun writing on Stormlight 3 in earnest, and today Brandon revealed that the flashback character for this Stormlight book will likely be Dalinar. This may come as a surprise to some, as the previous working title for this book, Stones Unhallowed, as well as Brandon's initial plan suggested Szeth was to be the flashback character. However, more recently, Brandon said that it could be either of the two, or Eshonai, depending on which information needed to be revealed first.  Read more

Getting some help for an awesome music shop and this site.

Jun 09 2015 09:19 PM by Rubix      15

Hey Sharders,

We've got an opportunity to help the site, a member of our community, as well as make the world just a little better. I'll try to keep it brief, and I hope by the end, I'll be able to persuade you.  Read more

The Coppermind's Birthday Extravagapalooza!

Jun 01 2015 12:50 PM by Chaos      37

Did you know it was five years ago this month that 17th Shard and the Coppermind were made? It's been a crazy time. And so, without further ado, Joe and the Coppermind staff decided to do something special to celebrate! It's simple: contributing to the Coppermind in the month of June results in gifts!

That is, any contribution, however small, on any day in June means you get a gift. The larger your overall contribution, the larger the gift will be. A rough description of levels of contribution can be found below!  Read more