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Doctor Who, Star Wars and Star Trek mega marathon? [on hold]

I decided to do a marathon of all 3 franchises mentioned above, and I am almost settled on doing it this way: Star Wars: main saga films, release order Star Trek: startreklist.blogspot.co.uk release ...
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Should I reread Incarnations of Immortality before tackling Under a Velvet Cloak?

So, I just discovered that Piers Anthony released another novel in his Incarnations of Immortality series called Under a Velvet Cloak. Apparently, this involves the Incarnation of Night, a new (to us) ...
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What is the viewing order for CW's DC shared universe?

As I understand it the following shows all take place in the same shared universe: Arrow Flash Constantine Vixen Legends of Tomorrow Supergirl (confirmed) And any others that arrive. In what ...
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Where do I start in the DC universe? [closed]

I just recently got into the Marvel movies and followed the release order of movies and TV series as suggested in this question. I absolutely loved it and assume it's likely that I love movies from ...
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What order should I read Deadpool TPB's?

With the upcoming Deadpool movie, I've become interested in reading his comics. For reasons of both time and money, I'm not interested in hunting down individual issues, so trade paperbacks and ...
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What is the recommended order for the books and the games of the Witcher?

With the (relatively) recent release of the third game and the recommendation of a friend, I'd like to discover this universe. I know there are several media; the books, the video games (though to be ...
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Reading order for books in A Series of Unfortunate Events universe

What is the reading order for the various books set in the same universe of Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events?
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Reading order for Bionicle

What is the proper reading order for the various novels, comics, and movies that make up Bionicle? (I am asking about the old continuity, not the 2015 reboot.)
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Reading order for Animorphs

In what order should the Animorphs, Megamorphs, Chronicles, and Alternamorphs be read?
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Required reading before taking on Gaiman's Sandman series?

I'm planning on finally picking up the first volume of The Sandman. Before I start, is there anything imperative that I read first?
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Which issues, if any, are the Hellboy movies based on?

I was wondering which comic issues cover the story arcs used for the two live-action films. Supposing, of course, that the films were adaptations of existing comics, and not original plots loosely ...
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Order of books in A Song of Ice and Fire [duplicate]

There are numerous ways to read A Song of Ice and Fire I have done the research. I would like to read the 4th and 5th books simultaneously but I read that you can read A Knight of Seven Kingdoms ...
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Order of the legend of drizzt

I've been listening to the Legend of Drizzt series and am currently on The Orc King. Now my problem is in the last book, The Two Swords, it ended on the note of going to Gauntlgrym. So I started The ...
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Can I watch The Force Awakens without having previously watched the earlier films or read any novelizations?

If I have not seen any of the previous Star Wars movies, would it be possible to watch The Force Awakens and fully understand it? Does it provide enough of the background for me to know what is going ...
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Viewing requirements for Arrow S04E08 and The Flash S02E08

From the brief episode descriptions I've read for The Flash S02E08 (Legends of Today) and Arrow S04E08 (Legends of Yesterday), they appear to be two parts of the same story. I've watched all episodes ...
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What is the reading order for the 2015 Secret Wars event?

I've seen a few supposed reading orders and checklists, but most of them differ in spots. What is the full in-universe chronological reading order, including tie-ins and lead-ins for the 2015 Marvel ...
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Do any of the Secret Wars (2015) tie-in stories spoil the main Secret Wars story?

The final issue of Secret Wars (2015) has been delayed. I am reading via trade paperback/hardcover collected releases. Many of the tie-in stories are being released now in these collected releases. ...
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Riftwar Saga - Skipping Book #2

I've just finished the first book of the Riftwar Saga: Magician. I found the book ok, only. My biggest issue was that the book did not make me feel connected with the characters; Pug and Tomas seemed ...
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watching order for Lost, incorporating mini-episodes

Where should additional episodes and so on be watched, when watching Lost seasons 1-6 in the normal order (not rearranged chronologically for instance)? How should they be interleaved with the regular ...
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Do recent episodes of the Welcome to Night Vale podcast contain spoilers for the novel?

The popular podcast Welcome to Night Vale recently had a novel released (October). Being a fan of the series, I purchased the book with every intention of reading it. Unfortunately, I have had less ...
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Suggested reading order for The Saga of Recluce

Is there any order for reading The Saga of Recluce by L. E. Modesitt? I want to start reading it, but I don’t know where to begin.
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Reading order of Warhammer Fantasy Time of Legends Books?

Anyone have a reading order for the time of legends books?
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Does anyone have a chronological reading order for Warhammer Fantasy?

I wanna start reading all the novels but would like to do so going by the actual history/years events are taking place.
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In what order should I watch The Thing movies?

I understand that the 2011 version of The Thing is a prequel to the 1982, and would come before the original in the movie universe chronology. However, I was wondering if it's necessary to watch the ...
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Is there any dependency between MCU and X-Men films?

Is there any need to have watched any MCU films in order to watch any of the 7 X-Men films (2000-2014)? On one hand, they are all Marvel universe based and obviously all share interconnected ...
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Which Marvel TV episodes are related to the MCU movies?

I've kept up to date with the movies from the MCU, but I am grossly out of date with the TV Series, of which I think there is only Agent Carter (not as relevant for the movies I think, besides that ...
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Doctor who audio ordering?

Is there a specific order I should attack the audio books/plays for doctor who? There are an awful lot out there so if I'm going to invest money purchasing them is there a specific ordering I should ...
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Can I read Kill Order before Maze Runner?

I have been very eager to read The Maze Runner. But I have received the book Kill Order as a gift. Generally I am against reading prequels before reading the actual series, but in this case I don't ...
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What is the correct order to read/watch Firefly/Serenity?

I have discovered today that there are Serenity books and comics. I have already seen the series and the movie. Books Comics Series Movie What is the correct order to read the full material?
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All Halo Books List [closed]

As a fan of the Halo games and its lore I was thinking about getting all of the books or comics that are a part of the Halo lore. I was wondering if anyone had a full list of all the books related ...
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Reading Order of the Malazan Books

I'm about to start my journey into the world of Malazan and to my despair I've found that the series consists of the following series: The Malazan Book of the Fallen (10 books) The Tales of ...
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Reading order of Ant-Man comics

I would like to read comic books about Ant-Man, but I don't quite know where to start. I know his debut was in Tales To Astonish #27. Should I start there? If I do, do I have to read the previous ...
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In what order should I watch the films in the Marvel Cinematic Universe? [duplicate]

What films make up the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and what order should they be watched in?
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Is it necessary to read Anne Rice's Vampire Chronicles in order?

I want to read Anne Rice's Vampire Chronicles, but I was told I shouldn't read the first one. I was told that the second one is better. So, do you have to read them in order, or are they separate ...
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Reading order for the novels of R. A. Lafferty

I've listed below 13 of R. A. Lafferty's SF novels, omitting non-SF works such as Okla Hannali and The Fall of Rome, and limiting the list to works which are currently available at reasonable prices, ...
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What is the best way to read A Dance with Dragons and A Feast for Crows? [duplicate]

The two books occur during the same time frame, but in different locations. My first read-through was in rough chronological order according to boiledleather.com. I am planning to reread the series ...
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In what order should Ghost in the shell franchise be viewed [duplicate]

I already watched the 1995 movie before thinking about deciding on an order since that movie started it all (in the anime part, of course the manga came first) but in which order should I continue ...
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Which films from the Terminator series are a prerequisite before watching Terminator Genisys?

I'm trying to introduce my girlfriend to the Terminator series before we go to the cinema and see 'Genisys'. We've recently watched both 'Terminator' and 'Terminator 2: Judgment Day' and now I have a ...
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origin 2 what to read next [duplicate]

can anyone tell me where to go in my wolverine reading please!just read Wolverine Origin 1-6 (Collected as Wolverine: Origin) then origin 2, which ends in creed being told his younger brother is dead, ...
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Is it important to read The History of Middle-earth in order?

I'm almost done reading The Silmarillion, and I have a few options available as far as what I should read next: Unfinished Tales, the Reader's Companion to LotR, and The Return of the Shadow. This ...
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Suggested order for the “Legends of the Dragonrealm” series?

I have looked all over the internet, and have not been able to find an answer. What is the reading order (by date released) for Richard A. Knaak's "Legends of the Dragonrealm" books (including ...
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What follows The Measure of the Magic?

I'm just finishing "Legends of Shannara - The Measure Of The Magic" and I can't find what follows. Can you advise me please?
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Do I need to watch Arrow before I watch The Flash?

This question provides a list of The Flash and Arrow episodes and the way that they crossover from time to time, and mostly seems to be concerned with the order in which to watch Arrow and The Flash. ...
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Is there a suggested order to read the Convergence Event DC Comics

In the Convergence event, there are many two part comics. These all revolve around the main nine part Convergence story. Is there a suggested reading order for these two part issues?
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What is the correct order to read the Neverwar series?

What is the correct order to read the Colin Rutherford series "Neverwar"? I want to read it based on when the books came out.
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Is Daredevil a prerequisite for Age of Ultron?

I'm trying to set my friend up with an MCU binge to make sure he's all caught up for Age of Ultron. I feel kind of bad already piling two seasons of Agents of SHIELD and Agent Carter and two movies on ...
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In what order should I watch Flash and Arrow TV Shows?

The two TV shows Arrow and The Flash cross over (or so I'm told). I've only been watching Arrow so far, and Barry Allen has just turned up. Do I need to start watching Flash episodes? What order do ...
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Grimm Fairy Tales

I have recently gotten into the Zenoscope Grimm Fairy Tales. I have read 1-12 of the trade paper backs, the Dream Eater saga, and Myths and Legends. However, as I'm reading, I'm noticing the order ...
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MCU: Agents of SHIELD/Age of Ultron viewing order? [duplicate]

So, as has been known for a while (and which should surprise absolutely no one), Agents of SHIELD and Age of Ultron will impact each other's stories. Can someone please name, without any spoilers, ...
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In between which episodes of Arrow did this episode of Flash happen?

The Flash S1E18, All-Star Team Up has Ray and Felicity from Arrow show up in Central City. However, there were some oddities in their relationship that don't jive with their current state over in ...