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Awesome science fiction and fantasy round-up (Offworld Report: Wednesday 22nd February 2017).

February 22, 2017 | By | Reply More
Awesome science fiction and fantasy round-up (Offworld Report: Wednesday 22nd February 2017).

Here are our picks of today’s best science fiction and fantasy news, features, reviews and articles off-world from SFcrowsnest. Han Solo – Smuggler. Scoundrel. Hero. A New Star Wars Story Begins. Here’s Your First Teasers For M. Night Shyamalan’s Tales From the Crypt Reboot! The Millennium Falcon Is Packed in the First Cast Photo From the […]

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Awesome science fiction and fantasy round-up (Offworld Report: Monday 20th February 2017).

February 20, 2017 | By | Reply More
Awesome science fiction and fantasy round-up (Offworld Report: Monday 20th February 2017).

Here are our picks of today’s best science fiction and fantasy news, features, reviews and articles off-world from SFcrowsnest . . . Hasbro’s 40th Anniversary Star Wars Figures Are an Amazing Throwback. Everything Else Awesome We Saw At Toy Fair 2017. This Giant BB-8 Toy That Follows You Like a Puppy Might Be the Ideal Robotic Pet. […]

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The Art of He-Man And The Masters Of The Universe by Tim and Steve Seeley (book review)

February 19, 2017 | By | Reply More
The Art of He-Man And The Masters Of The Universe by Tim and Steve Seeley    (book review)

Growing up in the 80s meant that the ‘He-Man And The Masters Of The Universe’ cartoon was a staple part of my childhood. The over-the-top heroics, bombastic music, comforting moral at the end of each episode alongside the opportunity to pester my mum to buy me lots of He-Man toys was a tremendous source of […]

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Jack Kirby Collector Seventy (magazine review)

February 19, 2017 | By | Reply More
Jack Kirby Collector Seventy   (magazine review)

The theme of this 70th issue of ‘Jack Kirby Collector’ is ‘Kirby: Alpha’, to be followed next issue by ‘Kirby :Omega’. ‘Beginnings And Endings’ or if you will, ‘Life And Anti-Life’ to quote editor John Morrow in the ‘Opening Shot‘. He mentions that Kirby saw the loss of free will as equivalent to death and […]

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Doctor Who And The Crusaders by David Whitaker (book review)

February 18, 2017 | By | Reply More
Doctor Who And The Crusaders by David Whitaker   (book review)

Those of you of a certain vintage will have read ‘Doctor Who And The Crusades’ and probably still have a battered copy. This is a spanking new hardback edition of a book originally issued as written by the scriptwriter David Whitaker of the several lost presumed wiped series of the early ‘Doctor Who’. As a […]

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Class: What She Does Next Will Astound You by James Goss (book review)

February 17, 2017 | By | Reply More
Class: What She Does Next Will Astound You by James Goss  (book review)

Playing with us and using memorable click bait headlines as titles, James Goss has a ball in ‘Class: What She Does Next Will Astound You’ as he asks us what we will do to stop Skandis? Ram is concerned when everyone around him seems keen to do an ice bucket challenge, the whole football team […]

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Movie Comics: Page To Screen/Screen To Page by Blair Davis (book review).

February 15, 2017 | By | Reply More
Movie Comics: Page To Screen/Screen To Page by Blair Davis (book review).

To many people, the first SF comicstrip that went on film was ‘Flash Gordon’ in 1936. However, I was surprised to discover that it wasn’t the first comicstrip. Back in the silent movies era, the ‘Katzenjammer Kids’ appeared in 1898 followed by a dozen shorts of ‘Happy Hooligan’ from 1900-1903. When it comes to the […]

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Thor (doth payeth rent with a pumpkin).

February 14, 2017 | By | Reply More
Thor (doth payeth rent with a pumpkin).

What happens when Marvel demi-god Thor tries to pay his rent with a pumpkin (and some ancient coins)? Well, dude. you’ll just have to watch this video to find out, I guess. Of course, mayhaps this could just be a cunning teaser for Thor: Ragnarok? Perish thy evil thoughts, frogster.

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Logan movie (new poster).

February 14, 2017 | By | Reply More
Logan movie (new poster).

The new upcoming Wolverine movie, Logan, gets a rather 1970s-style poster for the film. Looks, good, though. Thanks to the director, James Mangold, for pushing out this bad boy.

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Awesome science fiction and fantasy round-up (Offworld Report: Tuesday 14th February 2017).

February 14, 2017 | By | Reply More
Awesome science fiction and fantasy round-up (Offworld Report: Tuesday 14th February 2017).

Here are our picks of today’s best science fiction and fantasy news, features, reviews and articles off-world from SFcrowsnest . . . Fox Says They’re Open To A ‘Firefly’ Revival. Director Says CGI Will Take a Back Seat to Practical Effects in Blade Runner 2049. Hear Donald Trump’s Tweets Re-Imagined as an Early 2000s Emo Song. Blue […]

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