Upcoming Works

 

THIS JUST IN: PEACE TALKS WILL BE RELEASED JULY 14, 2020!

That not enough for you? Here’s what else we have on the slate. New items (updated January 7, 2020) are in BLUE. At a glance:

UPCOMING RELEASES

  • 7/14/20: Dresden Files #16: Peace Talks
  • Throughout 2020: SO MANY AMAZING THINGS!  See “20th Anniversary” below.

RECENT RELEASES

  • 1/7/20: Microfiction: “Mike” 
  • 12/25/19: “Christmas Eve” illustrated edition – revisits last year’s spectacular short story with art by Adam Mathison-Sward and direction by Priscilla Spencer.
  • 10/8/19: Parallel Worlds, an anthology containing a new Dresdenverse short story from a very unconventional POV.  Edited by L.J. Hachmeister and R.R. Virdi.
  • 9/3/19: Jim’s 2009 tie-in novel Spider-Man: Darkest Hours was released in audiobook format.

DATES TBD

Cinder Spires #2: The Olympian Affair


THE DRESDEN FILES

20th Anniversary:

In 2020, Jim-Butcher.com and Ace/Roc will celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Dresden Files series with a yearlong campaign. Fans can look forward to free mini-stories, interviews, character discussions, a series readalong, special giveaways and contests, and a few fabulous surprises!  In the lead up to the publication of Peace Talks, we’ll release the first few chapters of Peace Talks, as well as a live-action book trailer.  The publisher will also reissue Storm Front in a new hardcover edition that will be sold exclusively at select comic cons.  Want to make sure you don’t miss anything?  Join our No-More-Than-Weekly Newsletter!

Novels:

  • Peace Talks will be released July 14, 2020!

Comics:

  • Dog Men was released as a hardcover compilation February 20th, 2018. It was adapted from Jim’s outline by Mark Powers and pencilled by Diego Galindo.
  • No word yet on what the next comic will be! We’ll make an announcement as soon as we have something to report.

Short Stories:

  • Parallel Worlds, an anthology containing a new Dresdenverse short story from the POV of shapeshifter Goodman Grey, was released October 8th, 2019.  Edited by L.J. Hachmeister and R.R. Virdi.
  • Jim published a second anthology of Dresden Files short stories, Brief Cases, on June 5th, 2018. This includes an exclusive new “bonus” novella, “Zoo Day,” told from Harry, Maggie, and Mouse’s POVs!
  • Christmas Eve, a new Dresden Files short story, was posted to jim-butcher.com as a gift for Jim’s fans on December 24th, 2018.

Games:

  • The Paranet Papers, Dresden Files Cooperative Card Game (DFCO), and The Dresden Files Accelerated RPG (DFAE) were released in Summer 2017!  Snag them from Evil Hat or your favorite local independent gaming store, or download the DFCO app.  It was released for Windows/macOS October 31st, 2017, and Android/iOS/Linux (SteamOS) on January 7, 2018.
  • Two new DFCO expansions, “Dead Ends” (Jared Kincaid and Mortimer Lindquist / Changes and Ghost Story) and “Winter Schemes” (Winter Knight Harry and Winter Lady Molly / Cold Days and Skin Game), were released August 9, 2018. 

THE CINDER SPIRES

  • The Aeronaut’s Windlass (#1) was released September 29th, 2015.
  • Now that Peace Talks is finished, Jim will start writing The Olympian Affair (#2) soon.

CODEX ALERA

  • Series complete with First Lord’s Fury (#6)!

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