Germany’s Phantastik Prize was awarded at Buchmessecon (BuCon) (or Book Fayre Con) in Dreieich near Frankfurt. The principal wins were:
Novel: Vernichtender Hass [Shattering Hatred] by Markus Heitz
Debut Novel: Die Alchemie der Unsterblichkeit [The Alchemy of Immortality] by Kerstin Pflieger
Best Foreign Book (translated to German): Die Furcht des Weisen by Patrick Rothfuss
Best (book) Series: Perry Rhodan (yet again).
Short story: ‘Die Duftorgel’ [‘The Scent Organ’] by Nina Horvath