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Cowboy Bebop: first season trailer (video for new Netflix scifi TV series).

Cowboy Bebop: first season trailer (video for new Netflix scifi TV series).

Cowboy Bebop‘s first season trailer lands, the new live action anime-spin-off Netflix scifi TV series arriving November 19th 2021 with actors John Cho, Mustafa Shakir, and Daniella Pineda. For non-anime fans, Cowboy Bebop is an action-oriented Space Western about three bounty hunters, “cowboys,” who hunt down the solar system’s most dangerous criminals — for the […]

October 27, 2021 | By | Reply More
Rockman: The Beginning by Mark Pickvet  (book review)

Rockman: The Beginning by Mark Pickvet (book review)

‘Rockman’ subtitled ‘The Beginning’ is a post-apocalypse fantasy novel by Mark Pickvet. This author seems to have published quite a few books but the ‘Rockman’ series seems to be his only fiction. In addition, Pickvet has published several volumes being guides to collecting glassware and such. Unfortunately, the Port Town Publishing website is no longer […]

October 26, 2021 | By | Reply More

Anime & Manga

Super Crooks (Netflix superhero anime series: 1st trailer).

Super Crooks (Netflix superhero anime series: 1st trailer).

Here’s the first trailer for the superhero cartoon series, Super Crooks, produced in anime style and written – rather unusually – for Netflix by Mark Millar. A down on his luck criminal called Johnny Bolt must hire a crew for one last heist. Think of this as a super-powered heist story with eight super-villains and […]

September 26, 2021 | By | Reply More
Cowboy Bebop (Netflix anime live action scifi adapation: opening sequence teaser).

Cowboy Bebop (Netflix anime live action scifi adapation: opening sequence teaser).

Cowboy Bebop is a new live-action scifi anime adapation from Netflix – concerning three futuristic bounty hunters, known as “cowboys,” who are attempting to escape their odd pasts. Spike Spiegel (John Cho), Jet Black (Mustafa Shakir), and Faye Valentine (Daniella Pineda) form a disfunctional team eager to hunt down the galaxy’s most dangerous criminals – […]

September 26, 2021 | By | Reply More

TV

Cowboy Bebop: first season trailer (video for new Netflix scifi TV series).

Cowboy Bebop: first season trailer (video for new Netflix scifi TV series).

Cowboy Bebop‘s first season trailer lands, the new live action anime-spin-off Netflix scifi TV series arriving November 19th 2021 with actors John Cho, Mustafa Shakir, and Daniella Pineda. For non-anime fans, Cowboy Bebop is an action-oriented Space Western about three bounty hunters, “cowboys,” who hunt down the solar system’s most dangerous criminals — for the […]

October 27, 2021 | By | Reply More
Peacemaker (superhero TV series: trailer).

Peacemaker (superhero TV series: trailer).

A trailer for the Peacemaker superhero TV series on HBO has just dropped, with that bloke from Suicide Squad who was a kind of dopey cut-price Captain-America-as psychopath as the main star. 

October 21, 2021 | By | Reply More

Culture

Retro Fan #17 November 2021 (magazine review).

Retro Fan #17 November 2021 (magazine review).

The latest ‘Retro Fan’ is a Halloween special since last year’s edition sold so well and is now going to be a regular event. Getting this review out now should ensure, at least in the USA, you get your copy before the day. Rob Labbe goes over his early adventures making Aurora’s horror models and […]

October 20, 2021 | By | Reply More
Editorial – Oct 2021:   Are upgrades important?

Editorial – Oct 2021: Are upgrades important?

Hello everyone If you think coming up with editorials looks easy coming from me, I’ve been through at least four good ideas this month, mostly with a desire not to be funny as this world slowly winds up again into another covid disaster even before we get another variant. However, next to the covid-virus, the […]

October 3, 2021 | By | Reply More

Science

Reefer Madness? Blue Origin announced a massive new commercial space station, the Orbital Reef (science news).

Reefer Madness? Blue Origin announced a massive new commercial space station, the Orbital Reef (science news).

Blue Origin and Sierra Space have just announced Orbital Reef, a new and rather large commercially owned and operated low-Earth-orbit space station. Collaborators in this venture include Boeing, Redwire Space, Genesis Engineering Solutions, and Arizona State University. Orbital Reef will let 3rd parties build their own address in orbit, allowing new enterprises to get into […]

October 26, 2021 | By | Reply More
The Science In Science Fiction by Robert W. Bly (book review).

The Science In Science Fiction by Robert W. Bly (book review).

Sometimes you can learn more about a book by its sub-title. With Robert Bly’s book, ‘The Science In Science Fiction’, its ‘83 SF Predictions That Became Scientific Reality’. It also had James Gunn as consulting editor although not explaining just how much he contributed. As I already have a database in firsts in Science Fiction […]

October 25, 2021 | By | Reply More

Books

Rockman: The Beginning by Mark Pickvet  (book review)

Rockman: The Beginning by Mark Pickvet (book review)

‘Rockman’ subtitled ‘The Beginning’ is a post-apocalypse fantasy novel by Mark Pickvet. This author seems to have published quite a few books but the ‘Rockman’ series seems to be his only fiction. In addition, Pickvet has published several volumes being guides to collecting glassware and such. Unfortunately, the Port Town Publishing website is no longer […]

October 26, 2021 | By | Reply More
The Science In Science Fiction by Robert W. Bly (book review).

The Science In Science Fiction by Robert W. Bly (book review).

Sometimes you can learn more about a book by its sub-title. With Robert Bly’s book, ‘The Science In Science Fiction’, its ‘83 SF Predictions That Became Scientific Reality’. It also had James Gunn as consulting editor although not explaining just how much he contributed. As I already have a database in firsts in Science Fiction […]

October 25, 2021 | By | Reply More

Recent Articles

Back Issue # 131 October 2021   (magazine review)

Back Issue # 131 October 2021 (magazine review)

Editor Mike Eury points out in his editorial that TwoMorrows other publication, ‘The Kirby Collector’ deals with Jack Kirby’s comicbooks. However, after 130 issues they are going to look at the King’s legacy and what happened to the characters he created at DC Comics after he moved back to Marvel. The Demon was the most […]

October 26, 2021 | By | Reply More
UFO/UAP round-up, week ending 24th October 2021.

UFO/UAP round-up, week ending 24th October 2021.

A busy bumper week of new UAP/UFO content, this week for your UFO/UAP round-up, week ending 24th October 2021. Starting off, we have a fascinating interview with retired CIA officer John Ramirez, who talks about the structure of some of the programs he’s allowed to talk about which interacted with the UAP area, detailing the […]

October 23, 2021 | By | Reply More
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