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Vote now in the Dragon Awards

By Maria Korolov

Dragon Con is the first week of September this year in Atlanta but whether or not you plan to attend the massive multimedia convention you can still vote in the Dragon Awards.

Just sign up here. Voting will end at midnight on the Saturday of Dragon Con, September 4, 2021.

See below for the full list of finalists. I’ve included Amazon links where available, so you can pick up a copy before you vote. You may also be able to find copies at your library or through the OverDrive app.

The following titles are also available through Kindle Unlimited: The Tinderbox: Soldier of Indira by Lou Diamond Phillips, Sentenced to War by J.N. Chaney and Jonathan Brazee, Orders of Battle by Marko Kloos, Direct Fire by Rick Partlow, and Synchronicity by Michaelbrent Collings.

Best Science Fiction Novel

Best Fantasy Novel (Including Paranormal)

Best Young Adult / Middle Grade Novel

Best Military Science Fiction or Fantasy Novel

Best Alternate History Novel

Best Media Tie-In Novel

Best Horror Novel

Best Comic Book

  • Immortal Hulk by Al Ewing, Joe Bennett
  • Once & Future by Kieron Gillen, Dan Mora
  • X-Men by Jonathan Hickman, Mahmud Asrar
  • Monstress by Marjorie Liu, Sana Takeda
  • Invisible Kingdom by G. Willow Wilson, Christian Ward
  • Daredevil by Chip Zdarsky, Marco Checchetto

Best Graphic Novel

  • Pulp by Ed Brubaker, Sean Phillips, Jacob Phillips
  • Dracula, Motherf**ker by Alex de Campi, Erica Henderson
  • The Magicians: New Class by Lev Grossman, Lilah Sturges, Pius Bak
  • The Green Lantern Season Two by Grant Morrison, Liam Sharp
  • The Magic Fish by Trung Le Nguyen
  • The Book Tour by Andi Watson

Best Science Fiction or Fantasy TV Series

  • The Expanse, Amazon
  • Loki, Disney+
  • The Nevers, HBO
  • Resident Alien, SYFY
  • Shadow & Bone, Netflix
  • Star Trek: Discovery, Paramount+
  • WandaVision, Disney+

Best Science Fiction or Fantasy Movie

  • Bill & Ted Face the Music by Dean Parisot
  • Godzilla vs Kong by Adam Wingard
  • Justice League by Zack Snyder
  • The Old Guard by Gina Prince-Bythewood
  • Space Sweepers by Sung-hee Jo
  • Tenet by Christopher Nolan
  • Wonder Woman 1984 by Patty Jenkins

Best Science Fiction or Fantasy PC/Console Game

  • Assassin’s Creed: Valhalla, Ubisoft
  • Crusader Kings III, Paradox Interactive
  • Cyberpunk 2077, CD Projekt
  • Ghost of Tsushima, Sony Interactive Entertainment
  • Hades, Supergiant Games
  • Star Wars: Squadrons, Electronic Arts

Best Science Fiction or Fantasy Mobile Game

  • Alba: A Wildlife Adventure, Ustwo & Plug in Digital
  • Empire of Sin, Paradox Interactive
  • Genshin Impact, miHoYo
  • Harry Potter: Puzzles and Spells, Zynga
  • Orwell’s Animal Farm, The Dairymen Ltd.
  • South of the Circle, State of Play Games

Best Science Fiction or Fantasy Board Game

  • Curious Cargo, Capstone Games
  • Dune: Imperium, Dire Wolf Games
  • Marvel United, CMON Games
  • Oceans, North Star Games
  • Pandemc: Legacy Season 0, Z-Man Games
  • Sleeping Gods, Red Raven Games

Beset Science Fiction or Fantasy Miniatures / Collectible Card / Roleplaying Game

  • Cyberpunk RED, R. Talsorian Games
  • Explorer’s Guide to Wildemount, Wizards of the Coast
  • Magic: The Gathering, Strixhaven: School of Mages, Wizards of the Coast
  • Magic: The Gathering, Zendikar Rising, Wizards of the Coast
  • Pokemon TCG: Champion’s Path Elite Trainer Box, Pokemon
  • Warhammer: Age of Sigmar: Soulbound Role-Playing Game, Cubicle 7

MetaStellar publisher and news editor Maria Korolov is a science fiction novelist who covers artificial intelligence, extended reality and cybersecurity at her day job. See her Amazon author page here and follow her on Twitter here. Email her at [email protected].