SFcrowsnest

Awesome science fiction and fantasy round-up (Offworld Report: Friday 24th February 2017).

Here are our picks of today’s best science fiction and fantasy news, features, reviews and articles off-world from SFcrowsnest.

Star Wars Celebration Orlando Kicks Off with Epic Tribute to Saga’s 40th Anniversary.

Chucky: A Collector’s Friend ‘Til the End.

You’ve Got to Watch This Four Minute Prologue to Alien: Covenant.

Hugh Jackman Would Keep Playing Wolverine if He Could Join the Avengers.

Blue Box Podcast – Episode 246 : The Exeter University Mini-Con.

Natalie Dormer Joins the Cast of MASS EFFECT ANDROMEDA.

The Batman: Ben Affleck Welcomes Director Matt Reeves.

American Gods Arrives on TV This April.

AMERICAN GODS Gets a Premiere Date at Last (Plus New Key Art)!

Does Nightwing Mean Dick Grayson Exists In The DCEU?

Actors We’d Like To See Cast As Nightwing For DC.

Cast List Leaked: “Jeepers Creepers 3” Includes Adrienne Barbeau.

Two Robins Have Already Died On Powerless.

Ed Boon Wants To Make a Mortal Kombat vs. Street Fighter Game!

The Lego Batman Movie Director Will Bring Nightwing to the Big Screen.

The Mission Comes Home: Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Arrives Soon on Digital HD and Blu-ray.

New Chewbacca actor delivers touching letter as Peter Mayhew retires.

Nostalgic Nightmare Fuel: The 7 Scariest Characters in Children’s Movies.

A female Doctor would be good for everyone, and here’s why.

Cards To Save Humanity: Cards Against Humanity and Mass Effect Team Up.

A New Novel Written Entirely in Verse: Announcing Jane Yolen’s Finding Baba Yaga.

The New Judge Dredd RPG is Comics-Inspired Butt-Kicking.

Starz Reveals American Gods Poster and Premiere Date.

Inside Hasbro’s Awesome 40th Anniversary Star Wars Black Series Figures.

Game Master Tips With Matt Mercer – Creating Homebrew Content.

New RPG Players: Everything You Need To Know About Character Building.

Astronomers Find 7 Earth-Sized Exoplanets Orbiting One Star.

Burst into this official Alien: Covenant 5-minute prologue (and new image!).

A Cheeky Short That Melds Space Travel, Stanley Kubrick, and One Very Sly Piece of Fruit.

Five Amazing Women Warriors of the Middle Ages.

Fantastic Feasts: Set your tastebuds on fire with Vincent Price’s Steak Diane.

Poll: What is the Best Scene in Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back?.

TOD 009 Alistair Rennie: Metaphysical Swordplay or The Ever Decreasing Circle of Bleak Expectations.

Movie Review: Jordan Peele’s Get Out.

Blu-ray Review: Jonathan Straiton’s Night of Something Strange.

‘Game Of Thrones’ Star Alfie Allen Joins Cast Of ‘The Predator’.

How Fantasy Made Me a Feminist.

Book Review: Chupacabra Vengeance by David Bowles.

‘Sons of Anarchy’ Spinoff ‘Mayans MC’ Casts JD Pardo in Lead Role.

Jamie Chung Cast As Blink In Fox’s Untitled ‘X-Men’ Series.

Writing Tip: Trim Your Language.

The Outer Dark Symposium on the Greater Weird Comes to Atlanta in March.

Scide Splitters: Bean Bag Cats & Bad German by Ed Bryant.

Science Fiction in China: 2016 in Review.

‘Riverdale’ Recap ‘Chapter Five: Heart of Darkness’: Family Feud.

HotShot Trailer: Alien: Covenant prologue: “The Last Supper”.

‘Nightwing’ Movie in the Works from ‘Lego Batman’ Director.

Madchen Amick Shares A Few Fun Tidbits About ‘Twin Peaks’.

Mariko Tamaki Talks About What She-Hulk Has Been Going Through In The New ‘Hulk’ Series.

The Avengers Would Have Made Hugh Jackman Stick Around As Wolverine.

‘LEGO Batman Movie’ Director In Talks For Live-Action Nightwing Movie.

No One Can Hear You Scream – Sci-Fear on Horror Channel.