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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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The Defenders (first TV series on Netflix).

July 22, 2017 | By | Reply More
The Defenders (first TV series on Netflix).

Here’s the second trailer for the new TV series for The Defenders upcoming on Netflix. Nice ears. They’re horns! Official blurb reads… Blind ninja. Smart-ass detective. Bulletproof ex-con. Kung Fu billionaire. Marvel’s The Defenders centres on four outsider heroes that have to put aside their personal issues and come together when a villainous sect threatens to destroy […]

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The geek heaven that is Akihabara, Tokyo.

July 21, 2017 | By | Reply More
The geek heaven that is Akihabara, Tokyo.

In this video, Chris Broad brings us an exclusive behind the scenes look at the geek uber-heaven that exists only in the Akihabara area of Tokyo. Well, when I say “us” and “exclusive”, he uploaded it to his Youtube channel and we embedded it here for your general geeking anime and manga delight. Thanks, Chris. Akihabara […]

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Teen Wolf (last season trailer).

July 21, 2017 | By | Reply More
Teen Wolf (last season trailer).

The final season of the  Teen Wolf TV series brings some apocalyptic awakenings to the world of our high school furry freaks. Here’s the official blurb: Teen Wolf follows the story of Scott McCall (Tyler Posey), a teenager who is bitten by a werewolf and becomes one himself. Now he must figure out how to balance […]

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The Defenders (Marvel’s new trailer) with added Stan Lee.

July 21, 2017 | By | Reply More
The Defenders (Marvel’s new trailer) with added Stan Lee.

What could be better than a new Defenders trailer, we hear you ask? Why, a new Defenders trailer narrated by Stan The Man himself.

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Pacific Rim: Uprising (first trailer).

July 21, 2017 | By | Reply More
Pacific Rim: Uprising (first trailer).

Here’s the first trailer for the Pacific Rim movie sequel, Pacific Rim: Uprising. It takes the form of a recruitment trailer to join the Jaeger Corps … a day in the Jaeger Corps is like a day on the Transformers Farm, sweetheart. Here’s the film’s blurb: A new generation of Jaeger Pilots will stand tall for all […]

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Kalashnikov goes the full Terminator.

July 21, 2017 | By | Reply More
Kalashnikov goes the full Terminator.

Kalashnikov, manufacturer of the infamous AK-74 assault rifle, has developed a fully automated combat module based on neural network technologies that enable it to identify targets and make decisions, Kalashnikov director Sofiya Ivanova told the Russian news service TASS this week. “In the imminent future, the Group will unveil a range of products based on […]

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Kingsman The Golden Circle: new trailer.

July 21, 2017 | By | Reply More
Kingsman The Golden Circle: new trailer.

Kingsman The Golden Circle introduces the British spy service to their flash U.S. cousins with some laser-lasso action. Here’s the official blurb: Kingsman The Secret Service introduced the world to Kingsman – an independent, international intelligence agency operating at the highest level of discretion, whose ultimate goal is to keep the world safe. In Kingsman: […]

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Bright (Netflix trailer): imagine Lord of the Rings fast-forwarded to 2017, meeting The Wire.

July 21, 2017 | By | Reply More
Bright (Netflix trailer): imagine Lord of the Rings fast-forwarded to 2017, meeting The Wire.

Here’s another trailer for Bright, which takes the classic fantasy world of Lord of the Rings and time travels with it forward to today’s 2017 … mixing orcs, goblins and elves with gang-bangers and the gritty urban world of The Wire. High concept Netflix film or what? Looks fun. Well, even Will Smith has to […]

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Krypton: Game of Thrones for Superman fans?

July 21, 2017 | By | Reply More
Krypton: Game of Thrones for Superman fans?

Looks like SyFy Channel are jumping on the DC TV superhero bandwagon with a series called Krypton, which stays focused on the events on Superman’s home planet during the civil war which eventually destroyed it. The trailer makes it look like Game of Thrones for Superman fans. The official blurb reads: Set two generations before […]

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Van Helsing season 2 trailer has teeth.

July 21, 2017 | By | Reply More
Van Helsing season 2 trailer has teeth.

Well, the Van Helsing season 2 trailer has teeth. Two big pointy ones. This hasn’t jumped the pond yet in my house (don’t have SyFy), so I can’t quite find it in myself to comment more thoroughly.

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