From gaslamp to solarpunk, Stormlight Archive to Arcane, storytellers have long integrated magic into their worlds’ technology. Characters shape the mystic arts into science, bringing the debate between hard and soft magic systems to a head. In what works do we see this implemented well? And what might it mean for the genre as a whole as authors continue to blur the lines between fantasy and science fiction

T.K. Rex (M), Steven Barnes, Betsy Dornbusch, Usman T. Malik, J.L. Doty

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