The Robot Overlord
Our mission is to produce books that appeal to everyone, from post-Dr Who and Xbox fans to long-time genre enthusiasts. We are a part of Watkins Media Ltd, an ever-expanding group of media companies who work with new ways of delivering entertainment to readers, viewers and players. In April 2011, Lauren Beukes’ novel Zoo City won the Arthur C Clarke Award, the highest honour in British science fiction. October 2011 saw founder and publisher Marc Gascoigne honoured with a World Fantasy Award for Angry Robot, repeated in the UK in 2016 with Best Independent Press at the BFS Awards. Ramez Naam’s Apex won the 2016 Philip K Dick Award. Our authors and/or books have also won the Hugo Award, the David Gemmell Morningstar Award, the Prometheus Award, the Aurealis and Ditmar (Australia), the Sir Julius Vogel Award (NZ) and many, many more.