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Crusade: a retrospective (video).

June 28, 2020 | By | Reply More
Crusade: a retrospective (video).

Following the landmark Babylon 5 science fiction TV series was no easy task, but scifi creator J. Michael Straczynski took a stab at it with his follow-up series, Crusade. The series’ plot is set in 2267, five years after the events of Babylon 5, and just after the tie-in movie A Call to Arms. The […]

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The Brigadoon Effect: A Short Day In The Walk : a story by: GF Willmetts

June 28, 2020 | By | Reply More
The Brigadoon Effect: A Short Day In The Walk : a story by: GF Willmetts

‘What do you mean I’m not complete? You got the virus out of me, didn’t you?’ ‘Of course, Bobby. However, it was also entangled with certain access points related to your ability to program and some other codes. You simply aren’t complete as you were.’ I didn’t feel any different but that didn’t mean anything. […]

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Black Mirror: The Complete Third Series (DVD TV series review).

June 28, 2020 | By | Reply More
Black Mirror: The Complete Third Series (DVD TV series review).

The third series of ‘Black Mirror’ starts off with ‘Nosedive’ with a reality that depends on popularity ratings for status. To be able to afford a new house and stop sharing with her brother, Lacie Pound (actress Bryce Dallas Howard) can get a special deal if she can raise her popularity from 4.2 to 4.8. […]

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The Black Hole movie: retrospective (documentary: video).

June 27, 2020 | By | Reply More
The Black Hole movie: retrospective (documentary: video).

Here’s a 47-minute-long documentary about Disney’s classic science fiction film, The Black Hole, said to be the film that changed Disney forever (it was initially conceived as a scifi-themed disaster film). The crew of the starship Palomino discovers a black hole in space with a large spaceship nearby, somehow defying the hole’s massive gravitational pull. […]

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Max Reload and the Nether Blasters (scifi movie: trailer).

June 27, 2020 | By | Reply More
Max Reload and the Nether Blasters (scifi movie: trailer).

Here’s a trailer for the scifi movie, Max Reload and the Nether Blasters. In this one, when small-town video game store clerk Max Jenkins (actor Tom Plumley) discovers and plays the only known copy of Nether Dungeon, the legendary lost installment of the Nether Game series, he accidentally unleashes the ancient “Curse of The Ages,” […]

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Brave New World TV series (trailer).

June 27, 2020 | By | Reply More
Brave New World TV series (trailer).

Brave New World is the science fiction TV series based on the classic novel of the same name by Aldous Huxley, arriving July 15th 2020. It stars Alden Ehrenreich, Jessica Brown Findlay, and Harry Lloyd. Brave New World imagines a utopian society that has achieved peace and stability through the prohibition of monogamy, privacy, money, […]

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Cyberpunk Edgerunners Netflix anime … based on Cyberpunk 2077 game universe (news).

June 25, 2020 | By | Reply More
Cyberpunk Edgerunners Netflix anime … based on Cyberpunk 2077 game universe (news).

Netflix, is producing an original anime series, Cyberpunk Edgerunners, set in the same game universe as Cyberpunk 2077. That’s ‘edge’ runner, not blade, got it? This will be a standalone, 10-episode story about a street kid trying to survive in a technology and body modification-obsessed city of the future. Having everything to lose, he chooses […]

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Greenland: Comet hits Earth (scifi movie trailer).

June 25, 2020 | By | Reply More
Greenland: Comet hits Earth (scifi movie trailer).

The trailer for disaster science fiction flick Greenland is back, as is the movie’s path to release, after being taken down with rumours swirling about an actual comet on NASA’s target risk list matching the events of this film a little too closely. Basically, the MSM lies to everyone about a breaking-up comet being an ELE […]

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A Dirty Job by Christopher Moore (book review).

June 24, 2020 | By | Reply More
A Dirty Job by Christopher Moore (book review).

While the idea of likeable personifications of death aren’t new, American author Christopher Moore has a knack of turning simple ideas into witting and sophisticated novels. ‘A Dirty Job’ takes place in the shared universe Moore has created in such comic novels as ‘Bloodsucking Fiends’ and ‘Bite Me’. As such, it’s our world, but with […]

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Kzine #27-Kindle Edition (e-magazine review).

June 24, 2020 | By | Reply More
Kzine #27-Kindle Edition (e-magazine review).

‘Kzine’ is a little English magazine that publishes a wide variety of genre fiction. It’s available in paperback or eBook format from Amazon. The latest issue features the stories below. ‘A Phone Call Away’ by Trisha Ridinger McKee is the sad tale of a six year-old little girl called Frankie with a rough home life. […]

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