Offworld Report, Thursday Jan 14th 2016: the best scifi on the net.

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Here’s today’s round-up of the best stories and articles from our selection of some other fab genre web sites.

Alan Rickman Dies at Age 69

Heroes Reborn Cancelled at NBC

Amber Heard In Talks To Play Mera In Aquaman

Jon Bernthal’s Punisher on Daredevil Season 2 is Extraordinary, Says Marvel EVP

Deadpool Marketing Goes Super-Meta With “Skull Poop L” Banner

James Gunn Sends Latest Draft Of Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2 Script To Cast

New Batman V. Superman Clip Released On CONAN

Kingdom Hearts III To Feature Winnie The Pooh, And Tigger Too

Harry Potter’s J.K. Rowling And Daniel Radcliffe Pay Tribute To Alan Rickman

Fan Petition To Bring DREDD Back As A TV Series

Alan Rickman, 69, Has Died of Cancer

The Walking Dead’s Carl Grimes Loses His [SPOILER] In Issue 150

Winning Powerball Numbers Are …

8 Terrible Things More Likely to Happen to You Than Winning the Powerball

Friends Cast Reunion Coming To NBC

Deadpool Spreads The Love In New Valentine’s Day Themed Movie Posters

DC Collectibles Releasing Deluxe Edition Batman The Animated Series Batmobile Set

Here Are This Year’s Oscar Nominees

Star Wars’ Adam Driver Promotes His SNL Appearance

Robert Kirkman Says The Walking Dead World Will Expand In New And Terrifying Ways

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Marches Closer to $1 Billion Internationally

Old Obi-Wan Remembers the Horrors of His Earlier Life

Russo Brothers Clarify 67 Characters In Avengers: Infinity War Reports

The Walking Dead Key Art: A Larger World Explained

The 10 Most Iconic David Bowie Music Videos

Photographer Utilizes 3D Printing to Recreate FALLOUT 4’s Codsworth

Will Supergirl Introduce Red Kryptonite?

Alan Rickman, 1946–2016

Deadpool #7 Preview: Celebrate 25 Years Of Wade Wilson

Watch The Walking Dead’s Norman Reedus Pretend To Be Ant-Man

So-Called ‘Fast Walker’ UFO Speeds by the Space Station

Star Wars: The Force Awakens VFX Reel for Oscars Reveals the Magic

This FALLOUT 4 Cosplay Is So Good It Might Be a Synth

Does Legends of Tomorrow’s Tenth Episode Title Tease Legacy Heroes?

SUPERGIRL Season Two: Kara Returns to Krypton, Indigo Added to Cast, and More

Men In Deadpool Costumes Attempt To Steal ATM

Gravitational Waves Generating Waves of News and Rumors

Exclusive Preview: Hacktivist creators hotwire a spaceship for their next Joyride

Hey, Star Wars: Episode VIII—Don’t Make Rey a Skywalker

Net-Shooting Drone is on the Hunt for Other Drones

Virtual Reality Roller Coaster Simulates Flying in Space

Spencer’s Running Deadpool Movie Promotions

There’s a Storm Brewin’ in These Fantastical Tales of Weather Magic!

Red Mars: Kim Stanley Robinson’s sci-fi novel coming to TV

It’s Iron Man Versus Captain Marvel in CIVIL WAR II

Greg Capullo’s New Batman Design Has Been Approved By DC Comics

‘Deadpool’ Officially Gets R Rating From MPAA

Neil deGrasse Tyson Defends Why He Thinks The Starship Enterprise Could Beat The Millennium Falcon

Marvel Teases Best Beware My Sting

Captain America: Civil War Will Be More Comedic Than Winter Soldier

Star Wars #15 Tells A New Tale Of Old Ben Kenobi

Josh Holloway, Carlton Cuse, and the COLONY Cast Answer Your Questions Live!

“An Extraordinary Occurrence” of the Beastly Kind

Exclusive: The X-Files cast reveal the truth about the new season at the show’s premiere

Review: RIDE ALONG 2

Jeff Buckley’s Cover of Bob Dylan’s “Just Like a Woman” is Wonderful

And the 88th Academy Awards Nominees Are…

Inked Wednesday #71 – BB-8, THE WALKING DEAD, and More

SECOND CHANCE Cast and Executive Producer Talk Genre, Family, and More


TIH 075: James Everington and Dan Howarth on Hotel Horror and The Hyde Hotel

Alan Rickman, Star Of ‘Die Hard,’ Harry Potter,’ and So Much More, Has Died

Starburst Bookworm Podcast – Season 3 Episode 51

Creating the Map for The Drowning Eyes

Mad Max: Fury Road and The Martian Represent SFF in the 2016 Oscar Nominations

Susan Dennard’s Truthwitch Debuts at #4 on the New York Times Bestseller List

Mark Hamill, J.K. Rowling, Hugh Jackman and more react to visionary artist David Bowie’s passing

How Robin War Will Directly Affect The Grayson Monthly Comic…. 

Miller gets close to the truth and the Rocinante crew comes together in a character-driven episode of The Expanse.

Good, But Needs More Pouches

X-Men Apocalypse’s Olivia Munn Performs Nelly’s Dilemma On Lip Sync Battle

Ben McKenzie hints at the return of this Gotham fan favorite

New Content For ‘Diablo III’ Arrives From Blizzard

Colin Trevorrow wants bigger roles for these two Star Wars characters in Episode IX

STEAL THE SKY by Megan E. O’Keefe is a Fun, Swashbuckling Debut

CBS president says the broadcast network has nothing to do with the new Star Trek series

‘Guardians Of The Galaxy 2’: James Gunn Appears To Have Finished The Script

Neil deGrasee Tyson Talks About Meeting Superman

Classic Red Sonja Focus Of Digital Sale As New Version Is Released

Next ‘Chronicles Of Narnia’ Movie ‘The Silver Chair’ To Reboot Franchise

Welcome Jonathan Strahan, New Consulting Fiction Editor for

Orphan Black heads down the rabbit hole in new teaser trailer for Season 4

Orphan Black Season 4 “Down The Rabbit Hole” Trailer

Studying Skywalkers: Themes in Star Wars: Return of the Jedi

The Return Of Alpha Flight In Captain Marvel

Honesty Pays and Conspiracy Comes to Light in The Expanse: “Rock Bottom”

Star Wars: The Force Awakens VFX reel with new footage is incredible

A Barsk Reader Made This Amazing Character Sculpture!

How Does ‘Agent Carter’ Season 2 Connect To ‘Doctor Strange’?

What 10 of the worst sci-fi villains would do if they won Powerball

Funko Launches Legion Of Collectors DC Comics Subscription Box

Poll: Star Wars: The Force Awakens Showdown

Ditko And Lee Doctor Strange Omnibus Confirmed – And More

How a high-tech scanner could make archeology a lot easier, and more open

Seandps’s Top 10 Movies Of 2015

Amazon Prime Members Get Big Discount On New Video Games

Art And Character Moments Highlight New Red Sonja #1

Lucasing Focus: Colin Trevorrow Comments On Fan Petition To Bring George Lucas Back To ‘Star Wars’

Metroid: Zero Mission Coming to Wii U Virtual Console

Did You Hear Lauren Panepinto on The Functional Nerds Podcast?

February 2016 Must Reads in Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror

Jeff Lemire’s Cover For Matt And Sharlene Kindt’s New Comic, Dept H

ABC President Reveals A Second Marvel Sitcom Is In The Works

Actress Playing Hermione Granger In Harry Potter Play Responds To Critics

Battlestar Galactica alum cast as the newest villain on The Flash

George Miller Not Done With Mad Max After All

David Tallerman, author of PATCHWERK, on Teasing the Seams of Reality

Image Comics Humble Bundle Celebrates Diversity, Supports Human Rights Campaign

La-La Land Records Promises More Trek Music

Oscars 2016: 88th Academy Award Nominees Announced

This Deadpool Billboard Is the Best Use of An Emoji We’ve Ever Seen

150 Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Books to Look Forward to in 2016 (Part 1)

Agent Carter: Better Angels Photos Released

Alan Moore’s long-lost horror comic, Monster, being resurrected by 2000 AD

Alan Rickman’s 5 greatest genre film roles from archangel to wizard

Excerpt: Written in Fire by Marcus Sakey

Fear The Walking Dead Season 2 air date confirmed

Game Of Thrones: George R.R. Martin ‘astonished’ by fan support to book delay

Has the Aquaman movie cast its Mera?

Meet Atom In New DC’s Legends Of Tomorrow Promo

Rumor of the Day: Another major villain will show up in Batman v Superman

Supergirl Episode 10 Sneak Preview: Childish Things

Watch One Man Play 30 Parts in Rey’s Theme from Star Wars: The Force Awakens

We’re Heading Back Into The Wardrobe With ‘The Chronicles of Narnia: The Silver Chair’ Rebooting The Cinematic Franchise

Details For Margaret Stohl’s Black Widow And Eoin Colfer’s Iron Man Novels

Doctor Who writers make a new story, one sentence each and it’s kinda gross!

Here’s who might play the Queen of Atlantis in Aquaman

Humble Comics Bundle: Image Comics Highlights Series With LGBT Characters

New ‘Deadpool’ TV Spots, Valentine’s Day Ads

RIP Alan Rickman, Who Gave Us Villains to Root For

The Bad Guys Wins Stan Lee And LINE Webtoon’s Superhero Comics Contest

Did You Forget What Marvel’s Secret Wars Was About? Let Us Remind You!

Exclusive: Colony creators get their Casablanca on with Lost’s Josh Holloway in USA’s new alien invasion series

Legends Of Tomorrow trailer is Atom-sized

Pop Culture References in The Goldbergs – Baio and Switch

Pro You #46: Dr. Ron

“Remnant” – a Short Film with ‘Bots

Rereading The Elfstones of Shannara, Chapters 53 and 54

The JV Club #134: Savannah Sly

2017 Trek Calendars Announced

Agent Carter Season 2 ep 3 stills introduce Madame Masque

Geller: New Trek Always Meant For Streaming

It’s A Mad Mad World When George Miller Won’t Be Directing Any More ‘Mad Max’ Films

Reviews: return to the beginning – Overture

Supergirl isn’t the only one with evil family. Guess who Winn’s dad is in new trailer

The Buried Giant by Kazuo Ishiguro

The Deep Sea Diver’s Syndrome Sweepstakes!

Agent Carter producer on what changed (and stayed the same) with the move to L.A. in Season 2

Catching up with Tawni O’Dell, author of Angels Burning

Green Room first trailer is not going to end well

Lawrence M. Schoen on BARSK: THE ELEPHANTS’ GRAVEYARD, Pizza, and More

Jupiter Ascending and Pixels lead the 2015 Golden Razzie Nominations

Leatherface unleashes fresh hell in new Mortal Kombat X DLC gameplay trailer

Robert Kirkman on when the Walking Dead midseason premiere picks up

Adam McKay Hopes To Contribute Rewrites To ‘Ant-Man and the Wasp’

Agent Carter Season 2 new clip gives a lesson in breaking and entering

Agent Carter shows off her sneaky spy skills in new clip from Season 2

Alan Moore, Garth Ennis And Kieron Gillen Lead Avatar Press’ April 2016 Solicitations

Deadpool new posters have a new face

Deadspin New Browns Coach Hue Jackson Reportedly Doesn’t Want Johnny Manziel | Jezebel Was I Raped?

Disney Gave PewDiePie a Giant Pile of Money to Give to Other YouTubers

Doomsday? Luthor? Don’t Be Square! Another ‘Batman V Superman’ Baddie Appears To Have Been Revealed

Final Fantasy Artist Yoshitaka Amano Provides Illustrations For Neil Gaiman’s New David Bowie-Inspired Sci Fi Short Story

Green Room new poster is entirely sinister

How could The Winds of Winter get published just three months after George R.R.

How DC’s Brand New Office Comedy Can Use As Many Superheroes As It Wants

How James Patterson Helped Reinvent Publishing

Image of the Day: Meet the men who built Star Trek’s original Enterprise

Kotaku Let’s Rank the Star Wars Movies, Best to Worst | Deadspin NFL Player And Lottery Hopeful Very

Lunge into this blood-laced new TV spot for Pride and Prejudice and Zombies

Non-Collector’s Edition: Benicio Del Toro’s Character May Not Appear in ‘Guardians of the Galaxy 2′

‘Preacher’ Will Both Make Fans Happy While Deviating From The Source Material

”Reality Is Unknowable to Us’: The Dreamlike Fiction of Leena Krohn

Rey Of Hope: Colin Trevorrow Promises ‘Star Wars: Episode IX’ Will Answer Rey Theories In A ‘Satisfying’ Manner

Secret Wars Is Finally Over, So Here’s Why the Fantastic Four Disappeared

Shadowhunters Has the Best Fashion Ever (and It’s Totally Ridiculous Fun)

Smallville alum Laura Vandervoort coming to CBS’s Supergirl

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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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