To Retcon or Not to Retcon? Seven Questions to Ask

To retcon or not to retcon? It’s a harder choice than you might think. The nice thing about a retcon is that it gives you, if not a blank slate, then at least one without as many marks that could get in your way, or if nothing else without that one mistake you really wish [...]

On Retcons

It’s hard for the creator of a long-running work to remember everything, and harder still to get everything right on the first try. As often as not, whether you’re a gamer or a writer, you find something that you would absolutely love to implement—it would be awesome, thematic, whatever the appropriate adjective is—but you’ve already [...]