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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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Killjoys second season.

July 1, 2016 | By | Reply More
Killjoys second season.

Here’s the second season trailer for SyFy’s tale of badass bounty hunters, Killjoys – imagine Strontium Dog crossed with Firefly and you have the vibe they’re aiming for. Strontium Dog the TV series would still be cooler, though.

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Stranger Things – second trailer for new Netflix scifi TV series.

June 30, 2016 | By | Reply More
Stranger Things – second trailer for new Netflix scifi TV series.

Stranger Things is the story of a young boy who vanishes into thin air. As friends, family and local police search for answers, they are drawn into an extraordinary mystery involving top-secret government experiments, terrifying supernatural forces and one very strange little girl. Stranger Things stars Winona Ryder, David Harbour, Finn Wolfhard, Millie Brown, Gaten […]

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Awesome science fiction and fantasy round-up (Offworld Report: Thursday 30th June 2016).

June 30, 2016 | By | Reply More
Awesome science fiction and fantasy round-up (Offworld Report: Thursday 30th June 2016).

Here are our picks of today’s best science fiction and fantasy news, features, reviews and articles off-world from SFcrowsnest . . . The Window for Avoiding a Dangerous Climate Change Has Closed. Neil Gaiman Has a New Book of Norse Mythology Hitting Shelves in 2017. Walt Disney Animation Studios Announces Wreck-It Ralph 2. New Digimon Film […]

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Lost in Space reboot for Netflix: Danger, Will Robinson?

June 30, 2016 | By | Reply More
Lost in Space reboot for Netflix: Danger, Will Robinson?

Netflix, the internety TV service beast, has now ordered a ten episode season of sci-fi drama Lost In Space. The new Lost in Space will be made by Legendary TV, and based on the 1960’s sci-fi classic from Irwin Allen. Rebooted by writing team Matt Sazama and Burk Sharpless (Dracula Untold, Last Witch Hunter), with […]

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Awesome science fiction and fantasy round-up (Offworld Report: Wednesday 29th June 2016).

June 29, 2016 | By | Reply More
Awesome science fiction and fantasy round-up (Offworld Report: Wednesday 29th June 2016).

Here are our picks of today’s best science fiction and fantasy news, features, reviews and articles off-world from SFcrowsnest . . . George Romero Finally Getting Hollywood Walk of Fame Star! Blue Box Podcast – Episode 213 : Looking Back at Season 26. Batman V Superman Ultimate Cut First 10 Minutes Officially Released Online. J.K. Rowling’s […]

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Awesome science fiction and fantasy round-up (Offworld Report: Tuesday 28th June 2016).

June 28, 2016 | By | Reply More
Awesome science fiction and fantasy round-up (Offworld Report: Tuesday 28th June 2016).

Here are our picks of today’s best science fiction and fantasy news, features, reviews and articles off-world from SFcrowsnest . . . “Suicide Squad” Generating More Social Media Buzz Than “Star Wars: Rogue One”. 12 Things You Missed in the GAME OF THRONES Finale. Game of Thrones Showrunners Confirm There Are Only 15 Episodes Left, Max. Discovery […]

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Everyone wants to be Elon Musk: with the remote control SpaceX Falcon 9 Droneship.

June 28, 2016 | By | Reply More
Everyone wants to be Elon Musk: with the remote control SpaceX Falcon 9 Droneship.

Yes, everyone wants to be Elon Musk: and with the remote control SpaceX Falcon 9 Droneship, amateur rocket enthusiasts finally can be. Watch this RC rocket land in a swimming pool on a toy barge. Batteries – and chemical fuel boosters – not included!

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MidAmeriCon II brings all the Star Wars.

June 27, 2016 | By | Reply More
MidAmeriCon II brings all the Star Wars.

MidAmeriCon II – aka the World Science Fiction Convention – will be celebrating Star Wars with special guests, programming and exhibits on Friday, August 19th 2016. MidAmeriCon II’s “Star Wars Day” will take place exactly forty years after the first MidAmeriCon hosted just the third public presentation to be made about a then little known upcoming […]

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Awesome science fiction and fantasy round-up (Offworld Report: Monday 27th June 2016).

June 27, 2016 | By | Reply More
Awesome science fiction and fantasy round-up (Offworld Report: Monday 27th June 2016).

Here are our picks of today’s best science fiction and fantasy news, features, reviews and articles off-world from SFcrowsnest . . . “Top Five Spider-Man ‘What If…?’ Deaths” & More Top Five Lists. The Most Terrifying Glass Slide Ever Opens Atop LA Skyscraper. This Venom Action Figure Comes With Poseable Tongue (Yes, You Read That Right). […]

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Star Trek Beyond: new trailer with rubbish music.

June 27, 2016 | By | 1 Reply More
Star Trek Beyond: new trailer with rubbish music.

Here’s that latest trailer for Star Trek Beyond, featuring – for some reason best known to J.J. – the song Sledgehammer by Rihanna? Possibly the worst artistic pairing since that awful hold-your-lighter-up musical parody that accompanied the opening sequence of Star Trek Enterprise?

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