July is the hottest month for science fiction and fantasy. At the movies, there's Harry Potter and Captain America. On TV, there's Torchwood and Warehouse 13. Plus A Dance With Dragons! And San Diego Comic-Con!


Here's the io9 survival guide for the month of July.

Top image by Roph Ruppel


As always, you can download the io9 calendar as a printable PDF here. And if you have any cool events for August's calendar, drop us a line at calendar@io9.com.

Amazing design and layout by Stephanie Fox, and research/reporting by Gordon Jackson.