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Time Of The Doctor: The Unoffical And Unauthorised Guide To Doctor Who: 2012 & 2013 by Stephen James Walker (book review).

August 30, 2016 | By | Reply More
Time Of The Doctor: The Unoffical And Unauthorised Guide To Doctor Who: 2012 & 2013 by Stephen James Walker (book review).

As author Stephen James Walker points out in the introduction to the long-titled ‘Time Of The Doctor: The Unofficial And Unauthorised Guide To Doctor Who: 2012 & 2013’, the modern series 7 was split across two years. As showrunner Steven Moffat points out, he didn’t want ‘Doctor Who’ become an expected occasion at a particular […]

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Awesome science fiction and fantasy round-up (Offworld Report: Thursday 25th August 2016).

August 25, 2016 | By | Reply More
Awesome science fiction and fantasy round-up (Offworld Report: Thursday 25th August 2016).

Here are our picks of today’s best science fiction and fantasy news, features, reviews and articles off-world from SFcrowsnest . . . Spec Fic Publishing: Pitfalls and Opportunities. There is now an official line of DC and Marvel suits, and they’re actually not terrible. What’s Being Done To Fix the Hugo Awards. Russo Brothers Confirm Captain […]

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Star Trek Beyond (2016) (a film review by Mark R. Leeper).

August 24, 2016 | By | Reply More
Star Trek Beyond (2016) (a film review by Mark R. Leeper).

Justin Lin of the ‘Fast & Furious’ films directs the new ‘Star Trek’ film with an adventure a little scaled-down from the previous film and much more like an episode of the original TV series. We are given a lot of action, as we might expect with Lin, but the story has an old MacGuffin […]

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Awesome science fiction and fantasy round-up (Offworld Report: Monday 22nd August 2016).

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Awesome science fiction and fantasy round-up (Offworld Report: Monday 22nd August 2016).

Here are our picks of today’s best science fiction and fantasy news, features, reviews and articles off-world from SFcrowsnest . . . Dragons and Dragons and…More Dragons, Oh, My! Mark Hamill joins push to help terminally ill Star Wars fan see Rogue One early. TDKR Actress Joey King Gives Us An Idea Of How She’ll Look […]

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The Tick: stream the first episode free on Amazon.

August 19, 2016 | By | Reply More
The Tick: stream the first episode free on Amazon.

TV superhero series The Tick, being brought to you via Amazon Prime, is making it’s first pilot episode free to view to anyone in the hope you’ll become a full subscriber to their Netflix competitor service – stream it over at http://amzn.to/2bjD3VU In The Tick, you enter a world where superheroes have been real for decades, […]

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Awesome science fiction and fantasy round-up (Offworld Report: Friday 19th August 2016).

August 19, 2016 | By | Reply More
Awesome science fiction and fantasy round-up (Offworld Report: Friday 19th August 2016).

Here are our picks of today’s best science fiction and fantasy news, features, reviews and articles off-world from SFcrowsnest . . . ‘American Horror Story’ Season 6 Theme Won’t Be Revealed; Sarah Paulson Officially On Board. 1941 Retro Hugo Award Winners. Doctor Who and Class to appear at New York Comic Con. The Tick is big, […]

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Who Travels With The Doctor? edited by Gillian I. Leitch and Sherry Ginn (book review).

August 19, 2016 | By | Reply More
Who Travels With The Doctor? edited by Gillian I. Leitch and Sherry Ginn (book review).

Looks like Doctor Who companions are the flavour of the year. ‘Who Travels With The Doctor?’ is an international (USA and UK) eight author examination of a sampling of the various people who have travelled with a certain Time Lord. Co-editor Gillian I. Leitch gives a resume of them all in the first piece and […]

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Star Wars: Return Of The Jedi: The Original Topps Trading Card Series, Volume 3 introduction by Gary Gerani (book review).

August 18, 2016 | By | Reply More
Star Wars: Return Of The Jedi: The Original Topps Trading Card Series, Volume 3 introduction by Gary Gerani (book review).

Hot on the heels of previous volumes for ‘Star Wars’ and ‘The Empire Strikes Back’, Abrams have released volume 3 in their series of books looking at Topps Original Trading Cards, this time covering ‘Return Of The Jedi’. Once again, it provides a unique perspective on the nature of merchandising and development of ‘Star Wars’ […]

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Alter Ego # 142 September 2016 (magazine review).

August 17, 2016 | By | Reply More
Alter Ego # 142 September 2016 (magazine review).

The September issue of ‘Alter Ego’ is a change from the usual as this issue focuses on significant American fans who have made a difference. The first of these is David Siegel, who working independently during 1987-2005 located and then met various Golden Age comicbook artists and got them to the San Diego Comicons. I […]

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Luke Cage: kicking ass, taking names (trailer).

August 15, 2016 | By | Reply More
Luke Cage: kicking ass, taking names (trailer).

The new Marvel’s Luke Cage TV series on Netflix gets its first full-sized trailer and shows the Hero of Harlem kicking ass and taking names.

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