2013 in science fiction
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The year 2013 was marked, in science fiction, by the following events.
- November, 23: 50th anniversary of the Doctor Who franchise. It was highlighted by the release of The Day of the Doctor special episode, Doctor Who 50 years trailer, and fan celebrations worldwide.
- May 26 – Jack Vance, American writer (b. 1916 in science fiction)
- June 8 – John Boyd, American writer (b. 1919)
- June 9 – Iain M. Banks, Scottish writer (b. 1954)
- June 23 – Richard Matheson, American writer (b. 1926)
- July 10 – Gokulananda Mahapatra, Indian writer (b. 1922)
- September 2 – Frederik Pohl, American writer (b. 1919)
- Earth Afire by Orson Scott Card
- Abaddon's Gate by James S.A. Corey
- Nichts von euch auf Erden by Reinhard Jirgl
- The Long War by Terry Pratchett and Stephen Baxter
- After Earth
- The Colony
- The Congress
- Dark Skies
- Ender's Game
- Europa Report
- The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
- The Last Days on Mars
- Pacific Rim
- Star Trek Into Darkness
- Defiance, season 1
- Doctor Who 2013 specials
- Falling Skies, season 3
- Orphan Black, season 1
- Revolution, season 2
- Rick and Morty
- Steven Universe
- The Tomorrow People
- Under the Dome, season 1
Best science fiction film: The Avengers
- "Jack Vance". The Telegraph. 5 June 2013. Retrieved 22 July 2018.
- "Authors : Boyd, John : SFE : Science Fiction Encyclopedia". www.sf-encyclopedia.com. Retrieved 1 April 2019.
- Mullan, John (10 June 2013). "Iain Banks obituary". The Guardian. Retrieved 1 April 2019.
- Hawtree, Christopher (25 June 2013). "Richard Matheson obituary". The Guardian. Retrieved 31 March 2019.
- III, Harris M. Lentz (2014). Obituaries in the Performing Arts, 2013. McFarland. p. 234. ISBN 9781476616520.
- "Frederik Pohl | American author". Encyclopedia Britannica. Retrieved 1 April 2019.
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