fbpx

RSSCategory: GENRE

Star Citizen game gets a star-studded trailer with …. Squadron 42!

October 13, 2018 | By | Reply More
Star Citizen game gets a star-studded trailer with …. Squadron 42!

Star Citizen is an upcoming massively multiplayer science fiction trading and combat game developed by Cloud Imperium Games for Microsoft – and the brainchild – and spiritual successor – to project head Chris Robert’s fab Wing Commander computer game series. It’s been in dev for four years, and this is what nearly $200 million in […]

Read More

Fast, moves the robot legion.

October 12, 2018 | By | Reply More
Fast, moves the robot legion.

Do you remember five years ago when robot manufacturer Boston Dynamics released those videos of their creation, Atlas, dangling from a cable and falling over, tumbling on banana skins and the like? Well, do you want to know what Moore’s Law looks like when applied to five years of incremental improvements in droid tech? Here’s […]

Read More

Aladdin (Disney’s live-action movie reboot: first trailer).

October 12, 2018 | By | Reply More
Aladdin (Disney’s live-action movie reboot: first trailer).

Are you ready for Aladdin, Disney’s live-action remake of the previously animated street rat Aladdin, Princess Jasmine and a certain Genie who’s the key to their future? Directed by Guy Ritchie – yeah, we know, we know – who brings, err, visceral action to the port city of Agrabah, the film stars Will Smith as […]

Read More

Dead Indian Wars (Second in The Damnation Series) by Clark Casey (book review).

October 12, 2018 | By | Reply More
Dead Indian Wars (Second in The Damnation Series) by Clark Casey (book review).

‘Dead Indian Wars’ is volume two of the DamnationSeries, Clark Casye’s paranormal western series. The story here, picks up from where ‘Dawn In Damnation’ left off which is after the huge battle with the werewolves, the residents of the only other saloon in town. Many of the cowboy residents, have been shot and gone to […]

Read More

The Silent Invasion: Red Shadows Vol. 1 by Michael Cherkas and Larry Hancock (graphic novel review).

October 12, 2018 | By | Reply More
The Silent Invasion: Red Shadows Vol. 1 by Michael Cherkas and Larry Hancock (graphic novel review).

‘The Silent Invasion: Red Shadows Vol. 1’ is described by the authors as ‘a science-fiction mystery’ and that’s as good a term as any. It was originally published in the 1980s and this is a re-issue. The hero and first-person narrator is ace reporter Matt Sinkage. The story begins in April 1952 with a private […]

Read More

The Witcher gets made into a Netflix series.

October 11, 2018 | By | Reply More
The Witcher gets made into a Netflix series.

Based on the action fantasy game, The Witcher is a tale of fate and family, and shortly to be a Netflix TV series as well.. Geralt of Rivia, a solitary monster hunter, struggles to find his place in a world where people often prove more wicked than beasts. But when destiny hurtles him toward a […]

Read More

By The Light Of My Skull by Ramsey Campbell (book review).

October 11, 2018 | By | Reply More
By The Light Of My Skull by Ramsey Campbell (book review).

There is immense pleasure to be gained from reading stories by an author who knows how to shape words in to images, who can bring to life settings and characters and imbue them with a sense of menace. Ramsey Campbell is one such author. With his ‘By The Light Of My Skull’ anthology, he takes […]

Read More

Comic Con London is hitting the UK this month, 26-28th October.

October 11, 2018 | By | Reply More
Comic Con London is hitting the UK this month, 26-28th October.

This year’s MCM Comic Con London is once more returning to ExCeL London. Among their guest line-up this October, they have actor Dave Bautista, best known for playing Dax the Destroyer from the Guardians of the Galaxy movies (as well as James Bond villain Mr Hinx, as well as a rebel replicant in the last […]

Read More

Incremental: 25 Tales Of Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Speculative, And Bizarre Fiction Kindle Edition by Geoff Nelder (ebook review).

October 10, 2018 | By | Reply More
Incremental: 25 Tales Of Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Speculative, And Bizarre Fiction Kindle Edition by Geoff Nelder (ebook review).

I’ve reviewed a few of Geoff Nelder’s SF stories in ‘Perihelion SF’ and liked them so he felt emboldened to send me an advance copy of his new collection, ‘Incremental’. I’m glad he did. The blurb says: ‘These twenty-five tales from Geoff Nelder have increment as a theme.’ The meaning of: Increment: Noun – an […]

Read More

Strange Nature (2018) (a film review by Mark R. Leeper).

October 9, 2018 | By | Reply More
Strange Nature (2018) (a film review by Mark R. Leeper).

In the rural wetlands of Minnesota near Duluth, Nature appears to be changing in some most unnatural ways. People living near the water are disappearing and thought to be kidnapped. Other children are deforming and the as yet unborn are becoming deformed and monstrous. Particularly susceptible are the frogs born with extra limbs and misshapen […]

Read More

SFcrowsnest

Enjoy scifi? Please spread the word :)