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Fantasy novel by Neil Williamson, Queen of Clouds. to come out from NewCon Press (book news).

July 15, 2020 | By | Reply More
Fantasy novel by Neil Williamson, Queen of Clouds. to come out from NewCon Press (book news).

Ian Whates, Publisher at NewCon Press, has acquired printed book and ebook rights in the fantastical novel Queen of Clouds by Neil Williamson, which will be published early in 2022. Neil told SFcrowsnest, “I’m delighted to be working with Ian Whates and NewCon Press again. They did such an outstanding job with The Moon King […]

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Your Last Day on Earth (short scifi movie).

July 15, 2020 | By | Reply More
Your Last Day on Earth (short scifi movie).

Here’s a thirteen-minute-long scifi movie called Your Last Day on Earth by Marc Martínez Jordán, in which a man dressed as a fox travels back in time with only one goal: to spend some time with his dead/missing wife. But below this desperate act, there’s a far more complex and ambitious plan going on. Oh, […]

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Future Cop: The Complete Series (1976-77) (TV series review).

July 14, 2020 | By | Reply More
Future Cop: The Complete Series (1976-77) (TV series review).

With an introduction for the 72 minute pilot episode that says the police need a better way of policing, you can’t help but feel like saying ‘Robocop’, except this happened a lot earlier in 1976 and this robot cop, John Haven (actor Michael Shannon), was made to look like a human. A functioning bio-synthetic android […]

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Zodiac (The Eco-Thriller) by Neal Stephenson (book review).

July 13, 2020 | By | Reply More
Zodiac (The Eco-Thriller) by Neal Stephenson (book review).

Written in 1988 before the publication of his other various well-known, award-winning and huge novels, ‘Zodiac’ is Neal Stephenson’s fast-paced and irreverent eco-thriller that mixes organic chemistry with environmental campaigning and zany humour to produce an indefinable cocktail of a novel. The version of the book I received an ARC of Subterranean Press’s 2010 hardcover […]

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Sunburst Awards 2020 short list (award news).

July 13, 2020 | By | Reply More
Sunburst Awards 2020 short list (award news).

The Sunburst Award Committee has announced their shortlist for the 2020 Sunburst Award for Excellence in Canadian Literature of the Fantastic. ADULT FICTION: Scott R. Jones, Shout Kill Revel Repeat [Trepidatio Publishing]. In Scott R. Jones’ masterful collection, Shout Kill Revel Repeat, the reader is made to feel like the lone survivor of a shipwreck plunged into […]

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Lucifer season 5 (Netflix horror TV series: trailer).

July 13, 2020 | By | Reply More
Lucifer season 5 (Netflix horror TV series: trailer).

The new 5th season of Lucifer will be hitting Netflix around the 21st August 2020, and here’s a long trailer to give you a little look at what the conflicted son of the Big S is up to right now.

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Star Trek: Lower Decks (animated Trek: trailer)

July 12, 2020 | By | Reply More
Star Trek: Lower Decks (animated Trek: trailer)

Here’s the first trailer for the ten episode-long Star Trek: Lower Decks, created for CBS All Access by Mike McMahan and due to stream August 6th, 2020. It is part of an expansion of the Star Trek franchise headed by executive producer Alex Kurtzman. It is the first animated Star Trek series since the 1973–74 […]

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LEGO steampunk Paris (video).

July 12, 2020 | By | Reply More
LEGO steampunk Paris (video).

Do you like steampunk? And Paris, city of lights and riots? And LEGO? Then you’ll be bricking it when you see this here video!

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The Old Guard (Netflix film: review)

July 11, 2020 | By | Reply More
The Old Guard (Netflix film: review)

Robbie Collin reviews Highlander-like fantasy/sci-fi movie The Old Guard (based on the comic-book of the same name). A team of immortal fighters must recruit a new member for their team of human-civilization protecting warriors, just as they become hunted for their power by an evil corporation that wants to discover the secret of their DNA and long […]

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Gotham City PD TV series coming from HBO (news).

July 11, 2020 | By | Reply More
Gotham City PD TV series coming from HBO (news).

HBO Max has green-lit an original DC drama set in the Gotham City police department from The Batman filmmaker Matt Reeves, Boardwalk Empire creator Terence Winter, The Batman producer Dylan Clark, and Warner Bros. Television. The television series to be written by Winter is set in the world Reeves is creating for The Batman feature […]

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