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TwoMorrows needs your help!

June 1, 2020 | By | Reply More
TwoMorrows needs your help!

TwoMorrows needs your help! Just as our 25th Anniversary book and six new magazines were about to go on sale, our distributors, comics shops and bookstores all shut down. We were left with huge losses from unsellable copies that had to be destroyed, printing bills to pay, and no idea when we’ll start receiving payments […]

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Katee Sackhoff to play Bo-Katan in The Mandalorian (news).

May 18, 2020 | By | Reply More
Katee Sackhoff to play Bo-Katan in The Mandalorian (news).

The second season of The Mandalorian has hired actress Katee Sackhoff to play Bo-Katan in the Disney+ TV series – the same character she voiced for the animated version of BK in Star Wars The Clone Wars and Star Wars Rebels. The Mandalorian’s second season completed filming in March with post-production now being done from […]

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Boba Fett is back in next Mandalorian season (TV news).

May 10, 2020 | By | Reply More
Boba Fett is back in next Mandalorian season (TV news).

Temuera Morrison, the actor who played Jango Fett in Star Wars Attack of the Clones, is now to appear in season two of The Mandalorian series on Disney+. Morrison will play Boba Fett, last seen tumbling into a sarlacc pit – guess he got burped out an hour later, then! Or maybe he had some […]

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Bright 2 on the way (Netflix fantasy movie news).

May 7, 2020 | By | Reply More
Bright 2 on the way (Netflix fantasy movie news).

Netflix is in talks with Louis Leterrier to direct Bright 2, the sequel to the 2017 film which set the standard cop buddy genre in a 21st century that could best be described as The Wire meets Lord of the Rings. Read the full story over at: https://deadline.com/2020/05/bright-sequel-louis-leterrier-netflix-direct-will-smith-joel-edgerton-1202926664/ The Offworld Report – the best news […]

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Editorial – May 2020 : Sanity is not helped by boredom.

May 3, 2020 | By | 2 Replies More
Editorial – May 2020  :   Sanity is not helped by boredom.

Hello everyone I’m beginning to wonder if I should greet you by saying, ‘Hello survivors’. A scary note that the world is dividing into those who haven’t caught coronavirus and waiting on the off-chance that they might get it, those who had coronavirus and survived and then…you see the problem. Three choices to choose from, […]

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The Lone Scientist Superstar : an article by: GF Willmetts

May 3, 2020 | By | Reply More
The Lone Scientist Superstar  :  an article by: GF Willmetts

Back in the day, it was the likes of the solitary hero/scientist coming to the rescue against all calamity, especially in films with disasters and giant monsters tearing up the landscape. There is a logic in this because if you had the team effort, then you can’t be rooting for any particular character and lead […]

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Discworld novels to become a TV series (news).

April 29, 2020 | By | Reply More
Discworld novels to become a TV series (news).

Terry Pratchett’s Discworld fantasy books are arriving wholesale on a TV screen near you, soon, as his production company, Narrativia, has now finally inked a deal with Motive Pictures and Endeavor Content for adaptations on television. Read the full story over at https://variety.com/2020/tv/global/terry-pratchett-discworld-endeavor-content-motive-pictures-1234591561/ The Offworld Report – the best content offworld SFcrowsnest

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Heavy Metal comic releases new creator-centric title (news).

April 28, 2020 | By | Reply More
Heavy Metal comic releases new creator-centric title (news).

The comic-book Heavy Metal is releasing a new creator-centric print line, called Virus. The compensation offered to creators will be 15% of the sticker price, whether they sell one book or 10,000. Read the full story over at https://www.heavymetal.com/news/heavy-metal-virus-imprint-creator-owned-comics-publishing/ The Offworld Report – the best content offworld SFcrowsnest.

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Mandalorian and Westworld both renewed for seasons 3 & 4, respectively (news).

April 23, 2020 | By | Reply More
Mandalorian and Westworld both renewed for seasons 3 & 4, respectively (news).

The Mandalorian and Westworld sci-fi TV series have both now been renewed for seasons 3 & 4, respectively (and we haven’t even seen the Mandalorian 2, yet). The October 2020 launch of The Mandalorian Season 2 may still feel like it’s far, far away, but pre-production has already begun on a third installment of the […]

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Iso-Lone: A Geek Guide To Home Survival : an article all alone in the light by: GF Willmetts

April 4, 2020 | By | 1 Reply More
Iso-Lone: A Geek Guide To Home Survival : an article all alone in the light by: GF Willmetts

As someone commented in the media, people who have already been practicing isolation from a stress illness have a heads up compared to everyone else in the world who are having to settle into isolation during this coronavirus. Welcome to my world. I give hermits a bad name. For the past 14 years I have […]

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