Welcome to Reading Orders! If you've ever wanted to read or watch something in the actual order in which the events happened in the story, this is your site. Each of our timelines organises the unruly business of sequels and prequels and all the rest into a single coherent order, and shows it to you in an easy to follow fashion.

The Invincible Reading Order

The Invincible Reading Order

Invincible combines silver age fun with a modern sensibility in one of the best superhero titles of recent years.
The Wet Hot American Summer Chronology

The Wet Hot American Summer Chronology

An affectionate parody of ‘summer camp’ movies from the Eighties.
The Purge Viewing Order

The Purge Viewing Order

An America that seems all too close for comfort…
The Dollhouse Chronology

The Dollhouse Chronology

One of Joss Whedon’s more interesting ideas, and frustratingly cut short before it could fulfil its potential.
William Gibson’s Sprawl Universe Reading Order

William Gibson’s Sprawl Universe Reading Order

The ground-breaking stories that brought cyberpunk to the mainstream.
The Frank Miller’s Dark Knight Reading Order

The Frank Miller’s Dark Knight Reading Order

Frank Miller has, over the years, carved out his own little corner of the Batverse with his own special view of the Batman.
The Man With No Name Chronology

The Man With No Name Chronology

The iconic Western character, of whose assorted appearances it’s remarkable for any two to appear in the actual order they occur.
The Injustice: Gods Among Us Chronology

The Injustice: Gods Among Us Chronology

The superhero vs superhero combat games, and their associated comics.
The Marvel Universe Reading Order

The Marvel Universe Reading Order

Earth 616. The main Marvel Universe.
The World of Black Hammer Reading Order

The World of Black Hammer Reading Order

Jeff Lemire’s brilliant reimagining of classic superhero tropes.
The Fargo Viewing Order

The Fargo Viewing Order

A homespun murder story.
The Middle Earth Legendarium Reading Order

The Middle Earth Legendarium Reading Order

The classic works of J.R.R. Tolkien, in order of their internal chronology.
The Arrowverse

The Arrowverse

The CW’s television superhero universe!
The Blade Runner Chronology

The Blade Runner Chronology

The iconic science fiction film and its assorted sequels.
The Rivers of London Chronology

The Rivers of London Chronology

Also known as the Peter Grant series, written by Ben Aaronovitch and occasional collaborators.
The Harry Potter Book Series Reading Order

The Harry Potter Book Series Reading Order

The original series of books by J.K. Rowling plus assorted side works she has added.