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She’s a fox… at least, she is with a robot wagging tail.

March 7, 2013 | By | Reply More
She’s a fox… at least, she is with a robot wagging tail.

Some people are looking to raise money for a robot project that will make any lady into a real fox… at least, a foxy tail called Tailly that wags when she gets excited or emotional. Sounds like money for old rope, but then, what do I know?

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In the Flesh… coming back.

March 7, 2013 | By | Reply More
In the Flesh… coming back.

Another trailer for the BBC’s attempt to cash in on all those undead viewing figures that the Walking Dead and the like have been attracting. In the Flesh. It’s a little like the end of Shaun of the Dead where Shaun’s buddy has been chained to a sofa as a tame zombie to play computer […]

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Life on Mars… citizen, it’s good!

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Life on Mars… citizen, it’s good!

From the talented hand of Lukas Vojir comes this retro-propaganda look at living large on Mars. Sounds a little better than that tin can fly-be that private industry is putting forward for our first manned mission around Mars – well, dream big, work hard, and it’ll happen one day… either via NASA or private pioneers. […]

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The Hunger Games Catching Fire… cornucopia (of new posters).

March 6, 2013 | By | Reply More
The Hunger Games Catching Fire… cornucopia (of new posters).

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire movie has a cornucopia – no, not lots of cool survival tools over which you’ll need to murder your fellow contestants for, but a load of new posters from the upcoming film. Much like the book, the second movie begins as Katniss Everdeen has returned home safe after winning the […]

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Game of Thrones… long(sword) trailer.

March 4, 2013 | By | Reply More
Game of Thrones… long(sword) trailer.

The 3rd season promotion for Game of Thrones hots up a little with a new trailer – well, an extra longer trailer that’s similar to the last one with a few new scenes. Does that count as new? To the fans it does.

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The Killing Moon (Book One of the Dreamblood) by N.K. Jemisin

March 2, 2013 | By | 1 Reply More
The Killing Moon (Book One of the Dreamblood) by N.K. Jemisin

  ‘The Killing Moon’ by N.K. Jemisin is a touching coming of age story embedded in a novel of magic, power and political intrigue. Ehiru is a gatherer, a priest of Hananja who collects dreamblood from the dying. This practice serves two purposes. The process of gathering sends the intended to sleep and they die […]

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Nineworlds Geekfest… London’s answer to Comic-Con thrashes Kickstarter target.

March 2, 2013 | By | Reply More
Nineworlds Geekfest… London’s answer to Comic-Con thrashes Kickstarter target.

Nineworlds Geekfest has, at the time of writing, 36 hours to go until the finish of their Kickstarter campaign to raise funds for London to mount the UK’s answer to the monster Comic-Cons over in the USA. And the good news is the event organisers have already monstered their target for fundraising, with the folding […]

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Game of Thrones… getting face time.

March 2, 2013 | By | Reply More
Game of Thrones… getting face time.

The third season of fantasy TV series Game of Thrones has some posters of a few ugly mugs from the series. They don’t look happy, but then, frack it, Winter is Coming, right?

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Lost Girl, Season One (DVD review).

March 1, 2013 | By | Reply More
Lost Girl, Season One (DVD review).

Coming from Canada, ‘Lost Girl’ is apparently a successful TV series which is now into its third season. It has been shown around the world and on, I believe, Sky Television in the UK, so it already has a track record of some merit. What’s on offer in this package is the first season on […]

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Is SF ethical? (Editorial – March 2013)

March 1, 2013 | By | Reply More
Is SF ethical? (Editorial – March 2013)

Hello everyone Listening to the audio commentary on the DVD ‘Doctor Who: The Daemons’ this month, actress Damaris Hayman made a comment that not all Science Fiction is ethical and that made me think. Apart from what is she comparing it to and how well read she is in the genre, not to mention specific […]

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