It’s cold here in the UK Aconyte office so we’re trying to keep warm by looking ahead to Summer 2022, which means… NEW TITLES! We’ve got some very cool and exciting novels coming next summer which you’ll be able to pre-order now!
You’ll notice there are a few REDACTED titles on the list below, these are some top-secret new books we have been working on. They are so special they need their own announcement, which will be coming soon we promise, and it’s definitely worth the wait!
The pub dates quoted below are the US paperback and global ebook on-sale publication days. The UK on-sale date is about 6-weeks behind as the books travel on their first adventure across the sea.
|Legend of the Five Rings: The Great Clans of Rokugan – the Collected Novellas vol. 2
Deathseeker by Robert Denton III.
The Eternal Knot by Marie Brennan.
Trail of Shadows by D G Laderoute.
Plus, the Legend of Five Rings Halloween tales, a collection of spooky Rokugan stories, never before collected in print.
Cover art by Mauro Dal Bo
|Marvel School of X: The Siege of X-41, by Tristan Palmgren
Tristan Palmgren takes a break from writing stories about The Posse to bring you our first School of X story. Omega-level mutant Elixir must come to terms with his anti-mutant upbringing while fighting off vampiric mermen and a leviathan of ancient lore in this intense survival adventure.
Cover art by Christina Myrvold
|Twilight Imperium: The Veiled Masters, by Tim Pratt
The galaxy stands on the brink of war, yet hope remains that the vast web of schemes can be exposed before it’s too late, in the final book in our astounding space opera Twilight Imperium trilogy.
Cover art by Scott Schomburg
|Zombicide Black Plague: Age of the Undead, by C. L. Werner
In a fantasy realm shattered by the zombie apocalypse, a bold Knight must enlist unlikely allies while discovering the source of undead corruption, in this darkly humorous adventure from the bestselling game range, Zombicide: Black Plague.
Cover art by Daniele Orizio
|Watch Dogs Legion: Daybreak Legacy, by Stewart Hotston
The underground resistance movement from Day Zero returns to navigate the perils of emergent AI and an authoritarian state, in this gritty, high-tech thriller set in the world of Watch Dogs®: Legion. Project Daybreak isn’t as dead as they thought, and neither are those who died with it…
Daybreak Legacy takes place directly after Watch Dogs: Legion, continuing to explore game themes and bringing back familiar in-game characters, and introduces a new adventure for fan-favorite characters from the Scribe-award-winning novel, Day Zero.
|Legend of the Five Rings, A Daidoji Shin Mystery: The Flower Path, by Josh Reynolds
Extraordinary detective Daidoji Shin returns, in a wonderful locked-room murder mystery like no other, in this lively novel from the epic fantasy world of Legend of the Five Rings.
This is the third in the popular series following the award-winning Poison River, which was awarded People’s Choice at the 2021 UK Games Expo, and Death’s Kiss.
Cover art by Grant Griffin
|Terraforming Mars: Edge of Catastrophe, by Jane Killick
We return to the Red Planet as the saga of Terraforming Mars continues in the 26th Century. In this sweeping science-fiction thriller Mars is thriving: the huge crater made by the crashed moon of Deimos is now a vast domed city, buzzing with industry and a burgeoning Martian-born and immigrant workforce.
Cover art by René Aigner
|Descent Legends of the Dark: The Raiders of Bloodwood, by Davide Mana
The invasion of Terrinoth has begun. A handful of heroes stand between a monstrous horde and the destruction of the mystical heart of Terrinoth, in this nonstop sword and sorcery fantasy novel from the world of Descent: Legends of the Dark.
Cover art by Asur Misoa
|Arkham Horror: In The Coils Of The Labyrinth, by David Annandale
An unnatural terror penetrating our reality preys on the dreams of its victims. Something sinister lurks at the heart of a labyrinthine nightmare, and it longs to be set free.
Cover art by John Coulthart
|Assassin’s Creed: The Magus Conspiracy, by Kate Heartfield
Aurora-winning author of historical fantasy, Kate Heartfield, joins the Aconyte team in 2022.
The war between Assassins and Templars wreaks havoc in the Victorian era when Pierette, a daring acrobat performing at the Great Exhibition, rescues the mathematician Ada Lovelace from a gang of thugs. This breakneck thriller opens up a wholly new and original chapter of the Assassin’s Creed® universe, and we couldn’t be more excited!
|Marvel Heroines: Squirrel Girl: Universe, by Tristan Palmgren
The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl is on a wild cosmic adventure to save the galaxy! Tristan Palmgren brings us a story of their own personal favourite Heroine, one who’s beaten Thanos, Dr. Doom, Deadpool, MODOK, and Wolverine in a fight!
Squirrel Girl is in a pickle and a jam, a metaphor that mixes about as well as it tastes (!) She and her friends are lost in outer space, where there is a conspicuous absence of oxygen and, even more troubling, a shortage of squirrels. What’s a girl to do?
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