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Scifi

i-Land (Netflix scifi TV series trailer).

i-Land (Netflix scifi TV series trailer).

i-Land is a new upcoming science fiction thriller TV series from Netflix which looks to have more than touch of Lost combined with the Truman Show – maybe that was actually the flick’s elevator pitch? The official blurb merely states: When ten people wake up on a treacherous island with no memory of who they […]

August 22, 2019 | By | Reply More
Ad Astra (Brad Pitt SF movie: new trailer).

Ad Astra (Brad Pitt SF movie: new trailer).

Here’s a new trailer for the science fiction movie Ad Astra with Brad Pitt playing an astronaut investigating some potential alien conspiracy shenanigans at the edge of the solar system. Quite hard to judge this film from just the trailers. Hitting the cinemas near you on September 20th 2019.

August 22, 2019 | By | Reply More

Anime & Manga

Enter The Anime (Netflix anime documentary: tight or tripe?)

Enter The Anime (Netflix anime documentary: tight or tripe?)

There’s a new documentary out on Netflix called Enter The Anime, which has Tania Nolan looking to explain anime’s popularity by interviewing Shinji Aramaki, Kôzô Morishita and Yoko Takahashi, the creators behind Castlevania, Aggretsuko and Kengan Ashura. It’s been rather slated by some fans complaining that all of the interviewees have worked on Netflix-licensed anime […]

August 14, 2019 | By | Reply More
Neon Genesis Evangelion to air on Netflix.

Neon Genesis Evangelion to air on Netflix.

If you like your anime TV in classic-big mecha style, then the appearance of Neon Genesis Evangelion on Netflix this Summer will undoubtedly warm the seat of your massive fighting robot. Yes, the go-live date on Netflix is now officially June 21st 2019. It might even be worth sacrificing a few sunny days outside in […]

March 23, 2019 | By | Reply More

TV

Preacher: 4th season episode four peek (trailer).

Preacher: 4th season episode four peek (trailer).

Here’s the 4th season episode four peek into what we can expect from the TV version of The Preacher. 

August 14, 2019 | By | Reply More
American Horror Story 1984: 9th season for the TV series (horror trailer)

American Horror Story 1984: 9th season for the TV series (horror trailer)

American Horror Story 1984 hits the small screen on Wednesday September 18th 2019 on FX. Emma Roberts, Billie Lourd, Cody Fern, and Matthew Morrison star in this season’s slightly dark and ironic take on 1980’s horror flicks.

August 14, 2019 | By | Reply More

Culture

TwoMorrows Publishing needs help looking for missing 3 pages of the True Divorce story titled ‘The Model’

TwoMorrows Publishing needs help looking for missing 3 pages of the True Divorce story titled ‘The Model’

Help TwoMorrows Publishing find the  following images for our upcoming book JACK KIRBY’S DINGBAT LOVE! Make Jack Kirby’s FINAL UNPUBLISHED STORIES look as good as possible when they’re finally published and keep us from having to restore lesser images! If you have photocopies, scans, or originals, please email publisher John Morrow at: twomorrow@aol.com or call […]

July 30, 2019 | By | Reply More
So You Want To Write Reviews For SFCrowsnest?: what you need to know by: Geoff Willmetts.

So You Want To Write Reviews For SFCrowsnest?: what you need to know by: Geoff Willmetts.

It might have come to your attention that we publish a lot of reviews at SFCrowsnest. Publishers either tend to notice this and offer us books or we’re on the lookout for books that fit the Science Fiction and its grey cousins, horror and fantasy, reader subject to the taste of our reviewers. This profile […]

July 28, 2019 | By | 1 Reply More

Science

Could a monstrous solar flare burn out all of Earth’s technology? (science video).

Could a monstrous solar flare burn out all of Earth’s technology? (science video).

The hyper-large solar storm of 1859 – also also known as the Carrington Event – was a monstrous solar coronal mass ejection which struck Earth’s magnetosphere wiping out early electrical power stations and telegraph systems. If a solar storm of this magnitude hit today it could send us back temporarily to the stone age. How […]

August 22, 2019 | By | Reply More
Photographing The Deep Sky: Images In Time And Space by Chris Baker (book review).

Photographing The Deep Sky: Images In Time And Space by Chris Baker (book review).

Look at the cover of Chris Baker’s book, ‘Photographing The Deep Sky: Images In Time And Space’, and tell me you aren’t tempted purely by the cover. Baker owns a telescope observatory in Spain and all the photographs in this book are taken there or in the viscinity. The book is divided between nebulas and […]

August 19, 2019 | By | Reply More

Books

The Calculating Stars (Lady Astronaut Series book 1) by Mary Robinette Kowal (book review).

The Calculating Stars (Lady Astronaut Series book 1) by Mary Robinette Kowal (book review).

Showered with plaudits and the odd award, 2018’s ‘The Calculating Stars’ has already been widely celebrated as being ground breaking in genre, gender representation and setting. It is the first novel in the ‘Lady Astronaut’ series (pre-dated by short stories and post-dated by sequel novels) detailing the journey of Elma York from not especially humble […]

August 22, 2019 | By | Reply More
Parasites: The Kon-Tiki Quartet: Part Two by Eric Brown and Keith Brooke (book review).

Parasites: The Kon-Tiki Quartet: Part Two by Eric Brown and Keith Brooke (book review).

Back in February, I reviewed ‘Dislocations’, the first volume in a quartet of novellas jointly written by British SF authors Eric Brown and Keith Brooke. I’ve now caught up with the second volume, ‘Parasites’. The story is set one hundred years later on as the Kon-Tiki spacecraft which was launched at the end of ‘Dislocations’ […]

August 21, 2019 | By | Reply More

Recent Articles

Iron Harvest 1920 (steampunk RTS game: new trailer).

Iron Harvest 1920 (steampunk RTS game: new trailer).

Iron Harvest 1920, the steampunk-themed battling real time strategy game, has a new trailer out for it’s upcoming September 2019 release via Steam. If you like the idea of re-fighting World War One with cool steampunked mechs, then crikes, is this ever the game for you.

August 22, 2019 | By | Reply More
Matrix returns with new Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss sequel film (news).

Matrix returns with new Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss sequel film (news).

There’s a new Matrix film in the pipe from Warner Bros Pictures with Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss due to reprise their roles. Of course, back in 2003, The Matrix Revolutions kind of killed them both off, which should make a new film rather interesting. Hey, just sprinkled some magic nano-fair dust over the love […]

August 22, 2019 | By | Reply More
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