Scott Bakker has released an excerpt from The Great Ordeal, the third and penultimate volume of The Aspect-Emperor. Grimdark Magazine has the excerpt here.
The Great Ordeal will be released in the United States by Overlook Press on 5 July 2016. Orbit Books in the UK have not yet confirmed a release date, although there is a tentative listing of 29 September for the UK ebook edition, which may indicate the print release date. The final volume in the sequence, The Unholy Consult, is already complete and will be released some time in 2017.