Worldcon 75 Adds Hugo Category

Worldcon 75, to be held in Helsinki in 2017, has announced that they will present a Hugo for Best Series. Each Worldcon may create a one-time Hugo category and Worldcon 75 has elected to trial a Best Series Hugo prior to the category getting its second ratification vote. The Best Series Hugo may be given to “a multi-volume science fiction or fantasy story, unified by elements such as plot, characters, setting, and presentation, which has appeared in at least three volumes consisting of a total of at least 240,000 words by the close of the calendar year 2016, at least one volume of which was published in 2016.”
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Worldcon 75 Seeks Developers

Worldcon 75, the 2017 Worldcon to be held in Helsinki, has created a DevOps division and is looking for computer coders who are interested in working on a variety of projects including authentication services, member self-management, and new Hugo Award software.
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Worldcon 75

Helsinki has announced that the name for the 2017 Worldcon will be Worldcon 75. Their Guests of Honor will include John-Henri Holmberg, Nalo Hopkinson, Johanna Sinisalo, Claire Wendling, and Walter Jon Williams. Worldcon 75 will take place from August 9-13, 2017.

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