Special Edition Fantasy Magazine Preview

The latest SFX Special is devoted to the fantasy genre and comes with three gifts including an official Game Of Thrones map and Merlin badges

Feast your eyes, fantasy lovers, upon the delights that lie within SFX ’s new special devoted to Fantasy: The Ultimate Celebration. Click for a bigger view of the package:

This 124-page magazine is available from Thursday 22 March and is a celebration of all things fantastical including exclusive interviews with the stars of page and screen, three free gifts and enough swords and sorcery to fill a moat...

• 3 Official Free Gifts: Your official Game of Thrones poster map, three Merlin badges and a set of stickers from Robin Hobb’s City Of Dragons .

• Exclusive season two interviews with the cast of Game Of Thrones and the man George RR Martin himself.

The Hobbit : Everything you need to know about this year’s biggest fantasy adaptation.

• The creators of Merlin look back over the show's first four years on screen.

• Take a look back at some classic ‘80s fantasy films including Labyrinth , Krull and Hawk The Slayer (that one's to keep SFX archmage Dave Bradley happy).

• Celebrate 30 years of Fighting Fantasy !

• The Art of Black Library: Games Workshop showcase a selection of pictures from the blood-soaked world of Warhammer.

• Pat Mills talks about his 2000 AD creation, the Celtic skull-crusher Slaine.

• He's the king of the swingers: discover the history of the most enduring of heroes, Tarzan.

Plus: Christopher Paolini, fantasy family trees, JRR Tolkien, examining stereotypes, world building, Robin Hobb and tons more!

Pick it up from all good newsagents from Thursday 22 March or order it online .