NEWS: Full-Color Illustration for “Power Armor: A Love Story”

Check out Blake Reynolds’s illustration of “Power Armor: A Love Story” by David Barr Kirtley:

Blake Reynolds's illustration of "Power Armor: A Love Story" by David Barr Kirtley

Blake Reynolds's illustration of "Power Armor: A Love Story" by David Barr Kirtley

To read an excerpt of the story, visit the author’s website. For more about the artist, visit his DeviantArt page.

NEWS: Mecha-Author!

ARMORED contributor Sean Williams had some loyal fans photoshop him into power armor and mecha for his (and our) entertainment. Check out the results below. (Click the images to embiggen.)

MechaSean by Pat McNamara

MechaSean by Pat McNamara

Sean "The Mech" Williams by Todd Vandemark

Sean "The Mech" Williams by Todd Vandemark

NEWS: ARMORED Ebook is Also Available

A lot of people have been asking about the ebook edition of ARMORED, so I thought that question warranted its own post, even though that information is on the site elsewhere. ARMORED is available in ebook format, but it is only available via Baen’s ebook site, Baen’s ebooks are all DRM-free, provided in multiple formats (and all are available to you via a single purchase), and should work on all ebook reading devices, including iPad, Nook, and Kindle.

NEWS: StarShipSofa Features an ARMORED Story on Their Podcast

This week’s episode of StarShipSofa features a narration of Ian Douglas’s story from ARMORED, “The Johnson Maneuver.”

REVIEW: Roqoo Depot Calls ARMORED “A fun anthology.”

 Star Wars fan site Roqoo Depot reviews ARMORED: “If you enjoyed the Iron Man movies, the mech suits and marines in Aliens, and generally like sci-fi stories, then Armored is a book you’ll probably enjoy. … A fun anthology.” Click thru for a story-by-story series of mini-reviews.

NEWS: Facebook Fan Page for ARMORED

In addition to subscribing to the RSS feed of this site, another way you can keep up with ARMORED news and updates is to check out the Facebook fan page for the anthology.

NEWS: Star Wars Fan Site Roqoo Depot Interviews ARMORED Authors

Star Wars fan site Roqoo Depot has an interview with Sean Williams and John Jackson Miller about their stories in ARMORED. And for other posts at the Depot, you can check out their “Armored” tag.

NEWS: is Featuring “Transfer of Ownership” by Christie Yant is currently featuring the complete text of Christie Yant’s story from ARMORED, “Transfer of Ownership.” You can read it here.

NEWS: ARMORED Now on Sale!

Armored is now available at traditional brick and mortar bookstores nationwide (i.e., via Barnes & Noble or various independent booksellers), via online retailers such as or Barnes &, or from various other vendors. It is also available as an ebook via Baen Ebooks.

NEWS: ARMORED Giveaway on Goodreads!

If you’d like to win a copy before you can buy it, head on over to Goodreads and enter the giveaway raffle.

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