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Alien Bones by Chris Wyatt and Chris Green (graphic novel review).

October 21, 2019 | By | Reply More
Alien Bones by Chris Wyatt and Chris Green (graphic novel review).

Spaceships! Aliens! Dinosaurs! Pirates! Mix ’em together and what do you get? Well, in the hands of writer Chris Wyatt and artist Chris Green, a competently presented thriller aimed at young adults but with enough pizzazz to engage older readers as well. When schoolboy Liam loses his palaeontologist father in what appears to be an […]

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Bloodshot (Vin Diesel’s new scifi movie: trailer).

October 21, 2019 | By | Reply More
Bloodshot (Vin Diesel’s new scifi movie: trailer).

Bloodshot is based on the comic-book of the same name. In this scifi action flick, actor Vin Diesel stars as Ray Garrison, a soldier recently killed in action and brought back to life as the superhero Bloodshot by the RST corporation. With an army of nanotechnology in Ray’s veins, he’s an unstoppable force – stronger […]

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3022 (horror scifi movie: trailer).

October 20, 2019 | By | Reply More
3022 (horror scifi movie: trailer).

In horror scifi film 3022, various in-system space crews on vessels in deep space realise Earth has suffered an extinction level event – well, blown up, rather mysteriously. This leads more than a few of the survivors to think what is the point of going on? Where’s Elon Musk when you need him? 

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Doing Time by Jodi Taylor (book review).

October 17, 2019 | By | Reply More
Doing Time by Jodi Taylor (book review).

You would think that the first three chapters from individual first person perspectives of the three key players that Jodi Taylor’s novel, ‘Doing Time’, would be doing the same throughout. It doesn’t. From therein, it becomes a third person narrative. These three chapters do suffer a bit. Mostly because they are in first person and […]

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The Man in the High Castle (Season 4 trailer: Amazon Prime).

October 16, 2019 | By | Reply More
The Man in the High Castle (Season 4 trailer: Amazon Prime).

The Man in the High Castle TV series is back on November 17th 2019 on Amazon Prime for its final and fourth season. Do we beat the parallel reality Nazis in the end? What do you think? Actually, it would be a very PK Dick ending if they end up winning in both dimensions!

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Never Surrender: A Galaxy Quest Documentary (trailer).

October 16, 2019 | By | Reply More
Never Surrender: A Galaxy Quest Documentary (trailer).

Here’s the trailer for Never Surrender: A Galaxy Quest Documentary, featuring interviews with the Galaxy Quest movie cast: Tim Allen, Sigourney Weaver, Justin Long, Sam Rockwell, Rainn Wilson – the film’s director, Dean Parisot, and writer, Robert Gordon, as well as fans of the original comedy SF flick such as Wil Wheaton, Brent Spiner, and […]

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Luna: New Moon (book 1) by Ian McDonald (book review).

October 16, 2019 | By | Reply More
Luna: New Moon (book 1) by Ian McDonald (book review).

I’ve read Ian McDonald’s short story ‘The Fifth Dragon’ a couple of times, a story set in the early days of moon colonisation that sets the scene for the five big family corporations who dominate the lunar economy. It was intriguing enough that I wanted to read the trilogy of ‘Luna’ novels that follow on […]

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Gemini Man (film review by Mark Kermode).

October 12, 2019 | By | Reply More
Gemini Man (film review by Mark Kermode).

Ace movie reviewer Mark Kermode tells you about Will Smith’s science fiction movie Gemini Man, about a hitman targeted by a younger clone of himself while on the run. 

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Foundation TV series starts shooting for Apple Studios (TV news).

October 12, 2019 | By | Reply More
Foundation TV series starts shooting for Apple Studios (TV news).

Skydance’s science fiction TV series based on Isaac Asimov’s Foundation books, being made for Apple Studios as one of their headline pieces of content, will start shooting on November 11th 2019 with a wrap date of June 8th, 2020. https://hnentertainment.co/apple-tvs-ambitious-isaac-asimov-sci-fi-series-foundation-shoots-november-june/ The Offworld Report – the best content offworld the Nest.

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Lost in Space (second season trailer).

October 5, 2019 | By | Reply More
Lost in Space (second season trailer).

Here’s the trailer for the second season of Netflix’s Lost in Space re-boot (arriving December 24th 2019), this time featuring one seriously lost robot and the human crew in hot pursuit of said missing bot. 

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