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Colonel Frog is a long time science fiction and fantasy fan. He loves reading novels in the field, and he also enjoys watching movies (as well as reading lots of other genre books).

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Arrow of death?

September 18, 2012 | By | Reply More
Arrow of death?

We know, we sympathize, it should be Green Arrow. But frankly, after Smallville ending, we’re happy to take any DC-branded superhero action that comes out way. And, as this clip from the new television series shows, it does look rather good. Let’s hope its ratings show the same kind of metal as the man of […]

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Warehouse 13 gets steampunked.

September 18, 2012 | By | 1 Reply More
Warehouse 13 gets steampunked.

Did you think the steampunk artefacts held in Warehouse 13, and some of their plots (meet HG Wells, serial killer) were accidental? Not a bit of it, sir, as this spiffing documentary from the production team would like to make clear.

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Brian – shout it – BLESSED – to join Wizards Vs Aliens.

September 17, 2012 | By | Reply More
Brian – shout it – BLESSED – to join Wizards Vs Aliens.

Brian Blessed is to be the voice of the Nekross king in Wizards Vs Aliens, a new adventure drama from Russell T Davies and Phil Ford (The Sarah Jane Adventures, Doctor Who) which will be coming to TV in the UK via CBBC this Autumn. Here’s the series’ official blurb… The ultimate battle of magic […]

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Star Wars the anime.

September 17, 2012 | By | Reply More
Star Wars the anime.

You like the Star Wars, yes? You like the anime? Certainly. Then blend the two and get this fine slush of lovely Star Wars Anime out at the other end. Fan-built, of course.

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Bryan Singer’s H+.

September 17, 2012 | By | Reply More
Bryan Singer’s H+.

Bryan Singer is currently chomping through his H+. What is this, some new brand of mineral water created by the man that brought you many of the X-Men movies? No, it’s a web-only scifi series that could best be described as a cyberpunk future where the internet is in your mind and everywhere. And then […]

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Fringe benefits.

September 17, 2012 | By | Reply More
Fringe benefits.

If you didn’t know, the scifi TV series Fringe is coming back to the screen at the end of the month in the USA. Here’s another one of their little viral ticklers announcing the fact in a creepy way.

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First look at new Robocop suit.

September 17, 2012 | By | Reply More
First look at new Robocop suit.

Here’s a behind the scenes picture of the new Robocop suit from the rebooted movie of the same name. It reminds me a little of the new Batman armour plating somehow. Tell me that I’m wrong, scifi fans?

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Memo from Peter Jackson… expect an interesting week!

September 16, 2012 | By | Reply More
Memo from Peter Jackson… expect an interesting week!

Peter Jackson has sent us a little video message to share with you. Expect an interesting week if you are a Lord of the Rings fan. And a new Hobbit trailer next Wednesday!

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I’ll buy that Robocop poster for a dollar.

September 16, 2012 | By | Reply More
I’ll buy that Robocop poster for a dollar.

Here comes the first poster for the new Robocop reboot movie. They’ve got the future under control? Glad someone has.

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The Tweed Album.

September 16, 2012 | By | Reply More
The Tweed Album.

From Mr B. The Gentleman Rhymer‘s latest work, ‘The Tweed Album,’ we have some rather spiffing chap-core, specifically, a song called Bullingdon Breakdown. In the best tradition of the genre, Mr B. has a very interesting dis-agreement on with steampunk rapper Professor Elemental. Now, I won’t swear to it, but it rather looks like Mr […]

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