A Technical Manual for Scott Westerfeld and Keith Thompson's Leviathan

Hot damn. Author Scott Westerfeld and illustrator Keith Thompson are releasing a guide to their Leviathan series today, and it's chock full of concept art, technical drawings and just amazing prettiness. The ideal gift for any aspiring aviators in your life. We've got a sneak peek from The Manual of Aeronautics right… » 8/21/12 3:48pm 8/21/12 3:48pm

The most unsettling undead concept art we've seen in a while

You may recognize artist Keith Thompson's work from Scott Westerfield's Leviathan books and as those creepy doodles from the remake of Don't Be Afraid of the Dark. In addition to those projects, Thompson's crafted a nightmare fuel gallery of necrotic creatures with pedigrees in both science fiction and fantasy. Just… » 2/06/12 2:15pm 2/06/12 2:15pm

Scott Westerfeld explains why World War I should be the new World War…

Today sees the release of Scott Westerfeld's and Keith Thompson's long-awaited third book in the Leviathan trilogy, Goliath. And we can't wait for a third dose of alternate-history World War I, with all the mechs and genetically engineered airships. (And to celebrate, here's a lovely new piece of artwork. Check out the … » 9/20/11 12:28pm 9/20/11 12:28pm

A Deadly Diesel-Powered Walking Machine From An Alternate 1914

Imagine this walking machine chasing you across the battlezone, gears baying for your blood. Here's an exclusive look at this chilling contraption from Scott Westerfeld's alternate history Leviathan. See the whole thing, plus the real-life prototype it's based on, below. » 9/09/09 12:00pm 9/09/09 12:00pm