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Back Issue # 90 August 2016 (magazine review)

July 31, 2016 | By | Reply More
Back Issue # 90 August 2016   (magazine review)

Back Issue # 90 focuses on eighties ladies in comicbooks. Most of them are super-heroines but more on that in a while. I should point out as a reminder that ‘Back Issue’ focuses on the bronze age of comics while ‘Alter Ego’ focuses on the silver age. Useful to remember for which age of comicbooks […]

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The Doctor And The Dinosaurs (A Weird West Tale) by Mike Resnick (book review)

July 27, 2016 | By | Reply More
The Doctor And The Dinosaurs (A Weird West Tale) by Mike Resnick   (book review)

Two things you can be sure of when you embark on reading ‘A Weird West’ novel from Mike Resnick, you will be highly entertained and the unexpected will happen. In the alternative realities that are generally known as Steampunk, the vision is of a Victorian style world where steam power has been linked with all […]

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The Flash: Season 3 rushes in with some alt.timeline action.

July 24, 2016 | By | Reply More
The Flash: Season 3 rushes in with some alt.timeline action.

In this latest trailer, The Flash: Season 3 rushes in with some alt.timeline action. Barry’s parents have been retrospectively saved; but much else is strange and bad in the third season trailer.

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Arrow Season 5 – new trailer arrows in.

July 24, 2016 | By | Reply More
Arrow Season 5 – new trailer arrows in.

Arrow Season 5? Yes please. The new trailer arrows in from the screaming geek hordes of Comic-con.

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Star Trek Discovery TV series: first trailer.

July 24, 2016 | By | Reply More
Star Trek Discovery TV series: first trailer.

Here’s the first comic-con teaser trailer for Star Trek: Discovery, the upcoming new US television series set in the prime timeline created by Bryan Fuller and Alex Kurtzman for CBS – the first Star Trek series since Star Trek: Enterprise ended in 2005. Set to premiere on CBS in January 2017, the series follows the […]

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Justice League movie – first trailer.

July 24, 2016 | By | Reply More
Justice League movie – first trailer.

Batman is getting the team together to face … something dark (hairy) and terrible, in the Justice League film’s first trailer. The movie is directed by Zack Snyder and has a cast that includes Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, Gal Gadot, Ezra Miller, Jason Momoa, Ray Fisher, Amy Adams, Jeremy Irons, J. K. Simmons, Amber Heard and […]

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Marvel’s Legion X-men spin-off: first trailer.

July 24, 2016 | By | Reply More
Marvel’s Legion X-men spin-off: first trailer.

Here’s the first trailer for Legion, the US TV series created for FX by Noah Hawley, based on the Marvel Comics series of the same name. This one looks quite interesting, featuring David Haller, a mutant diagnosed with schizophrenia, who has struggled with mental illness since he was a teenager. Everything changes when he meets […]

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Star Trek Beyond (film review by Frank Ochieng)

July 23, 2016 | By | Reply More
Star Trek Beyond (film review by Frank Ochieng)

Some diehard ‘Star Trek’ fans may not necessarily feel that the Justin Lin-directed third installment of this Science Fiction/space saga film franchise ‘boldly goes where no man has gone before’ creatively. Surprisingly, Lin (director of two ‘Fast & Furious’ flicks) shows some engaging and intriguing heft in ‘Star Trek Beyond’ as the adventurous exploits of the USS Enterprise crew […]

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Marvel’s Luke Cage first trailer.

July 23, 2016 | By | Reply More
Marvel’s Luke Cage first trailer.

You have to love Comic-con season. Here’s the first trailer for Marvel’s Luke Cage TV series. After a sabotaged experiment leaves him with super strength and unbreakable skin, Luke Cage (Mike Colter) becomes a fugitive who attempts to rebuild his life in modern day Harlem, New York City. But soon he is pulled out of the […]

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Marvel’s Iron Fist first trailer.

July 23, 2016 | By | Reply More
Marvel’s Iron Fist first trailer.

Here’s the first trailer for Marvel’s Iron Fist TV series. Boy, I’m having trouble keeping up with Netflix and Amazon Prime as it is. And now this? I’m going to have to resign my job just to keep up with it all.

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