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Discworld

  1. Illustrator Confirms Terry Pratchett’s Final Book Will Be Published, Feature Tiffany Aching

    Following Sir Terry Pratchett's death last week at 66, illustrator Paul Kidby has confirmed that Pratchett completed his final book last summer.

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  2. [UPDATED] Leaving Early to Avoid the Rush: Sir Terry Pratchett Has Passed Away at 66

    "It is often said that before you die your life passes before your eyes. It is in fact true. It's called living. "

    According to The BBC and Transworld Publishers' Larry Finlay, Sir Terry Pratchett passed away at his home today surrounded by family. The Discworld author was 66.

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  3. Things We Saw Today: A Discworld Cake, Complete With Giant Turtle

    Note: not a full-size replica.

    I can't say that I've ever wondered what the Great A'Tuin tastes like, but apparently it's filled with chocolate mint grasshopper cake. (by Art2Eat Cakes, via That's Nerdalicious!)

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  4. Things We Saw Today: Celebrate Christmas With the Hogfather

    Things We Saw Today

    Discworld's Mort Death as the Hogfather as a cake. By Jo Orr of Ciccio Cakes. (That's Nerdalicious)

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  5. The Fantastical Imagination Of Artist Story Sabatino

    Heffalumps and Woozles

    Story Sabatino (Oozn on DeviantArt) has a style that jumped out at me immediately. While she does some wicked fan art inspired by things like Game of Thrones, she also creates wonderful scenarios of her own with some interesting creatures. See for yourself...

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  6. Get Jealous: the UK is Getting Beautiful New Discworld Covers

    old gods do new jobs

    Such lovely woodcuts I almost couldn't decide which one to make the top of the post. The United Kingdom and Commonwealth countries (excluding Canada), I am properly jealous, for the new edition hardcovers that these images will grace will only be available in you. (Sure wish Susan Sto Helit could have made the cover of any of the books she stars in. Quick, someone draw me Joan Jett as Susan rocking out on my ideal cover of Soul Music.)

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  7. This iPad Map Guides You Through Ankh-Morpork, Where Else Do You Want to Go?

    There's an app for everything, right? Well, not yet, but maybe soon. For example, Random House has created an app for the iPad that lets you explore, in great detail, the entire city of Ankh-Morpork, the famous fictional metropolis of the Discworld series. So what's the deal? And what does it mean?

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  8. Terry Pratchett to Leave Discworld in His Daughter’s Hands

    It's A World of Laughter A World of Tears

    Don't panic, Discworld fans, to use the words of another British humorist. Terry Pratchett hasn't given up the writing ghost yet, he's just planning for the future. And those plans include his only child, Rhianna Pratchett, already a pretty accomplished writer in nerd spheres.

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  9. Terry Pratchett Visits Comic Con, Talks Books; Ankh-Morpork TV Series

    i'll just leave this here

    A television show based on the fertile setting of Terry Pratchett's Ankh-Morpork city guards has been a long time coming, despite its seeming obviousness, so you'll have to forgive us if we have to keep reassuring ourselves that it's actually happening. Sir Terry himself stopped by New York Comic Con yesterday, nominally to talk about his new novel Dodger, but of course folks were interested in Discworld events, on the page or otherwise.

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  10. Researchers Propose Space-Time Crystal as Perfect Clock, Will Probably Destroy Universe

    An international team of researchers led by scientists at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory have proposed a way to build a clock so perfect, it would keep ticking long after the universe is rendered a cold dead place.

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