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Beautiful Darkness (Caster Chronicles series book 2) by Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl (book review).

March 21, 2013 | By | Reply More
Beautiful Darkness (Caster Chronicles series book 2) by Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl (book review).

‘Beautiful Darkness’ is book two in the ‘Caster Chronicles’ series preceded by ‘Beautiful Creatures’ and followed by ‘Beautiful Chaos’ and ‘Beautiful Redemption’. I must warn you now that there may be some unintentional spoilers in this review as I am writing about the second book in this series, I apologise but sometimes it’s impossible not […]

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Legend of Zelda… riches beyond imagining.

March 19, 2013 | By | Reply More
Legend of Zelda… riches beyond imagining.

Let’s just say that if you lived in the same world as Zelda, then this would be some serious currency… yes, it’s the Hyrulian banknotes as imagined by Ash at http://g33k1nd159153.deviantart.com/gallery/ Thanks to geekologie.com for finding this’un.

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Metro: Last Light… the sounds of the underground.

March 19, 2013 | By | Reply More
Metro: Last Light… the sounds of the underground.

There are dystopian games universes and then there are dystopian game universes. Let’s just say that Metro: Last Light is the last place in the world I’d like to end up – as this grim trailer more than demonstrates.

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Dragon Ball Z… when gods do battle.

March 19, 2013 | By | Reply More
Dragon Ball Z… when gods do battle.

Dragon Ball Z Battle of Gods is powering our way like the anime equivalent of a comet… feast upon this trailer and weep, fans of all things Japanese.

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The Colony… when mutant cannibal crazies attack (during the next ice-age).

March 19, 2013 | By | Reply More
The Colony… when mutant cannibal crazies attack (during the next ice-age).

A new scifi post-apocalyptic movie, The Colony. Survivors in an underground colony trying to get by during the next ice age (brought about by global warming and our attempts to hack a tech solution to it), get a message from another US-based colony asking for help. What from? Mutant cannibal crazies, of course. Here be […]

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The Peacock Cloak by Chris Beckett (book review).

March 19, 2013 | By | 1 Reply More
The Peacock Cloak by Chris Beckett (book review).

I enjoyed Chris Beckett’s first collection, the award-winning ‘The Turing Test’ and his recent novel, ‘Dark Eden’, so I was very happy to get a copy of his new collection ‘The Peacock Cloak’ to review. This volume collects together all of Chris Beckett’s stories published over the past five years, from such venerable venues as […]

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Indigo Prime: Anthropocalypse by John Smith, Lee Carter and Edmund Bagwell (comic-book review).

March 19, 2013 | By | 3 Replies More
Indigo Prime: Anthropocalypse by John Smith, Lee Carter and Edmund Bagwell	(comic-book review).

‘Indigo Prime’ is essentially a collection of three stories from ‘2000AD’, built up from work writer John Smith did back in 1991 and returned to here in 2008, so I’m running kind of blind to what happened then as I missed those stories. Can I work it out solely from this graphic novel? In the […]

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Homeland by Cory Doctorow (book review).

March 18, 2013 | By | 1 Reply More
Homeland by Cory Doctorow (book review).

Older does not necessarily mean wiser, not for Marcus Yallow, hero of Cory Doctorow’s bestselling and award winning novel, ‘Little Brother’. The sequel, ‘Homeland’, is set a couple of years later and opens with Marcus and his girlfriend, Ange, living it up at the Burning Man Festival in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada. There, […]

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Game of Thrones… S3 beast-ie boys!

March 17, 2013 | By | Reply More
Game of Thrones… S3 beast-ie boys!

Another Game of Thrones S3 trailer – they’re coming at us fast and furious now. This one is called ‘the beast’ – as in, the one within each man. And you’ll certainly get a chance to see more of that now that war is coming as well as winter!

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Game Of Thrones… 3rd season is getting bloody.

March 16, 2013 | By | Reply More
Game Of Thrones… 3rd season is getting bloody.

And here’s another new trailer for the 3rd season of Game of Thrones, coming to your TV screen shortly.

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