2012 was an up and down year for Dark Tower fans. We were cruelly tantalized with the possibility of an A+ effort to produce a movie and tv series. That project now seems truly dead. But. There was a new Dark Tower novel. And it was good! In The Wind Through the Keyhole, Stephen King grabs elements from King Arthur, Peter Pan, and who knows where else, and skillfully blends them into a thrilling post-apocalyptic fairy tale.
You can see more of the best of 2012 here.