Offworld Report, Tuesday Jan 19th 2016: the best scifi on the net.

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

Deadpool Movie Gets Strong Positive Reactions From First Screenings

Boba Fett Inpired Body Armor Revealed

Mark Millar Thinks Stan Lee Is More Important Than Walt Disney

New Dawn Of The Justice League Image Shows The Full Team

The Deadpool Movie Has a Post-Credits Scene

Kevin Smith Reveals What Dawn Of Justice League Special Includes

Disney Princesses as Jedi Masters Are a Thing of Badass Beauty

New Wonder Woman Movie Logo Revealed

Build Your Own Periodic Table Battleship to Learn Chemistry

The Walking Dead’s Lauren Cohan Says New Haircut Is Top Secret

PEE-WEE’S BIG HOLIDAY Gets Netflix Premiere Date and Trailer

Warner Bros. Unveils “Wonder Woman” Movie Logo

Dragon Ball RPG Project Fusion Announced For Nintendo 3DS

New “Justice League” Promo Art Offers First Look at Cyborg, The Flash

Norman Reedus Says First Guest On New Show Is A Big Surprise

“The Flash’s” Candice Patton Talks Earth-2 Doppelgangers, Zoom Marking Iris for Death

YouTubers Duke It Out in Fan-Made MARIO KART Balloon Battle with Roman Candles

POWER RANGERS Comic Launch and Official Tribute Exhibition

Justice League: Cyborg & Flash Concept Artwork; Wonder Woman Movie Logo Revealed

Original RAVENLOFT Writers Return for New DUNGEONS & DRAGONS 5th Edition

Spider-Man Would Need Size 114 Shoes to Stick to Walls, Scientists Say

Movie Morsels: DEADPOOL Is Banned in China for Too Much Violence, Nudity, and Profanity

Matthew Perry Takes the FRIENDS Apartment Quiz with Graham Norton

EXCLUSIVE Supergirl Clip: Toyman and Winn’s Big Showdown

Critical Role: Episode 38 – Echoes of the Past

Stuntman Executes Video Game Special Moves in Real Life

Luke Skywalker’s Original Blaster Gun Up For Auction

THE FORCE AWAKENS’ Evil Snoke Was Modeled After a Not-So-Evil U.S. President

The 15 must-watch episodes of Xena: Warrior Princess

Did Stan Lee Want to Marry Off Peter Parker and Gwen Stacy?

The Mysterious Rock Apes of the Vietnam War

The Walking Dead Creator Says Jesus Will Be A Complete Badass On The Show

Listen to a Preview of THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME Musical Original Cast Soundtrack

New “Supergirl” Promo Features Rampaging White Martian

Batman V. Superman Cars To Be Used By NASCAR’s Dale Earnhardt Jr. And Jimmie Johnson

Marvel’s April 2016 Solicitations Introduce “Black Panther,” “Gwenpool” & More

There Are Alternatives to Magic: A Trio of Two-Player Card Games

Limited Edition Mega Man Headphones Revealed

Resident Evil 0 Launch Trailer Released

2015 Movies In Review Done LEGO Style

The Mystery of the Missing MARIO MAKER Levels

REVIEW: What Have Comics Fans Done To Deserve The “Lucifer” Pilot?

Voltron Everyday Cosplay – Defenders of Fashion

“The Flash”: Developing Zoom’s Nightmarish Design; Breaking Down Wally West’s Walls

DC to Release “Suicide Squad” #1 Reprint, “DC Super Hero Girls” Preview For FCBD

NASCAR’s Earnhardt Jr. and Johnson to Drive “Batman v Superman” Cars

Steve Dillon Draws Preacher One More Time For London Super Comic Con

Check Out This Super Detailed Lightsaber Replica

“Pee-wee’s Big Holiday” Release Date Announced Along with New Teaser Trailer

Catch up on The X-Files with 6-Second Versions of Every Episode

Guggenheim Says Constantine’s “Arrow” Appearance Always Meant as a One-Time Thing

Fan-Made “X-Men: Danger Room Protocols” Calls in the Sentinels

Ewing’s “New Avengers” Are Headed Towards An Explosive “Standoff”

THE FLASH Star Keiynan Lonsdale Dishes on the Show’s Plans for Wally West

Grimes’ “Kill V. Maim” Video is MAD MAX Meets Cyberpunk

The Politics of Justice: Identity and Empire in Ann Leckie’s Ancillary Trilogy

Micro Robot Helps Slow Sperm Speed Up its Swim to the Egg

New “Suicide Squad” Poster Features Full Team

The Walking Dead Sets Out On A New Story Arc

Guardians Of Galaxy & Thor: The Dark World Concept Art

Edgar Allan Poe and the Cult of the Unusual

Conspiracy Theories: The Anatomy (and Etymology) of Misunderstanding

Steven Moffat reveals the BBC almost canceled Doctor Who in 2009

The Art of Deception: UFO Cults and Their Influence in America

Transformers Get a Nifty 1950’s B-Movie Trailer Makeover

Are Star Wars Movies Great or Just Great Entertainment?

SUPERGIRL Recap: ‘Childish Things’

Justice League vs. Teen Titans Animated Movie Voice Cast Revealed

Road to “Civil War II” Continues, Gaiman & Buckingham’s New “Miracleman” Story Arrives in April

Sleeps With Monsters: Star Wars: The Force Awakens and Hollywood’s Problem With Really Low Bars

Karsh Kale’s “Following Sunlight” is an Uplifting Anthem (Premiere)

LEGENDS OF TOMORROW Cast and EP Discuss the Human Aspects of the Series

TV-Cap: THE FLASH Introduces Deathstorm and Killer Frost

Russell T Davies scoops Outstanding Contribution to Writing Award.

AGENT CARTER Producers Tease DOCTOR STRANGE Connection, Whitney Frost Inspiration

Eve conquers at Writers Guild of Great Britain Awards

TIH 076: Simon Strantzas on Best Weird Fiction, The Secret to a Good Life and British Horror

LEGO Star Wars: Battle of Takodana Unboxed And Built

TEEN WOLF Stars Tyler Posey and J. R. Bourne Discuss the Return of Gerard and Kira

David Tennant’s Kilgrave Was Only Planned For One Season Of Jessica Jones

From Book to Blockbuster: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Supergirl: Who Is Toyman?

13.02 – MU Plus+ Podcast

Star Wars: Mark Hamill’s Luke Skywalker Blaster Up For Auction

Supergirl Episode 11 Sneak Preview: Strange Visitor From Another Planet

Giant Earthworms Found on Remote Scottish Island

Kylo Ren goes Undercover Boss in hilarious SNL clip

Philip K Dick film festival: still dreaming of electric sheep

Sherlock Season 4 Planned For 2017 Premiere At PBS

Die Hard 6 Will Be A ‘Prequel/Sequel Hybrid’

Digging in to the Cosmere: The Bands of Mourning Non-Spoiler Review

Fox Screened Deadpool in Full at Fan Events

Adam Driver’s Kylo Ren goes on Undercover Boss in hilarious SNL skit

Nimoy COPD Film Now Fundraising

Listen to an excerpt from Hans Zimmer’s Batman v Superman score

Founding Eagles Guitarist/Singer Glenn Frey Dead At 67

Fraction & DeConnick Headline Convention Kick-Off Livestream Event

The 5th Wave exclusive clip is very concerned about the apocalypse

Netflix Orders ‘Jessica Jones’ Season 2, ‘Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt’ Season 3

Ben Affleck Hints Zack Snyder Inspired Him to Direct Solo Batman Movie

Legend Of Zelda’s Temple Of Time Recreated In Unreal Engine 4

Aaron Sparrow And James Silvani Return To New Darkwing Duck Comics From Joe Books

Chris Carter on why “it’s the perfect time for an X Files story”

DC Films Presents: Dawn of the Justice League Gives Us Cyborg, Flash, and a New Suicide Squad Trailer Tonight!

A Cadbury Creme Egg Cafe is Coming to London

Ten Essential Alien Invasion Movies

EXCLUSIVE: Zoom Puts Patty in Peril in New “The Flash” Clip

[GUEST POST] Jonathan Green on His New Kickstarter Project SHAKESPEARE VS CTHULHU

Deadpool Fan Event Screening Reactions & Early Review

Samurai Sword Is Made Of 4,000 Post-It Notes

Small Wars

Comics A.M. – Ta-Nehisi Coates Among Book Critics Award Finalists

Shall I Compare Thee to an Eldritch Day: Fungi From Yuggoth (Part 1)

The Wheel of Time Reread Redux: The Dragon Reborn, Part 5

Steve Coogan, John C. Reilly To Play Laurel and Hardy In ‘Stan & Ollie’

Wolverine And Jean Grey Battle Sentinels In X-Men: Danger Room Protocols

Report: Robots could replace 5 million human jobs by 2020

Chinese government rejects Deadpool release due to ‘violence, nudity and graphic language’

My Top 5 “Monster Movies”

Netflix To Spend $6 Billion On Content In 2016

Red Shirt Diaries: Operation Annihilate

SFF Invades New York Times

TV THIS WEEK: The X-Files returns, Legends of Tomorrow premieres, and more!

Caity Lotz on The Differences Between Arrow and Legends of Tomorrow, Sara’s Love Life, And More

Stan Lee Jokes About Avengers/ Star Wars Crossover

Legends of Tomorrow’s Phil Klemmer On The Possibility of Other Planets, The Multiverse, And Rip Hunter’s Chalkboard

Old friends become new enemies on Earth-2 in extended trailer for The Flash’s return

Academy President Addresses Lack of Diversity Among Oscar Nominees

Matthew Perry Says Friends Reunion Isn’t Happening

Comic Artists Remember David Bowie – Philip Bond To Kev Hopgood To Jessica Martin

DC’s Legends Of Tomorrow Team Trailer Released

Free Comic Book Day Sees Preview Of DC Super Hero Girls And Reissue Of The New 52 Suicide Squad #1

How Will Spider-Man Be Introduced In ‘Captain America: Civil War’?

Massive Metal Monday: Behemoth “Hello Space Boy” (David Bowie Cover)

Warner Bros. unleashes 3 more clips for animated movie Batman: Bad Blood

Delivering the Impossible: Ian Sales’ All That Outer Space Allows

Marvel’s Solicitations For April 2016 – New Doctor Strange, Iron Man, Gwenpool, Moon Night, Poe Dameron And Black Panther Comics….

Fringe alum says series became a ‘boy show’ that lost focus on female heroes

Neil Patrick Harris Will Star In Netflix’s ‘A Series Of Unfortunate Events’

Reviews: Air

Envy of Angels – Matt Wallace

Gal Gadot Sports A Shield & Sword In Latest ‘Wonder Woman’ Set Photos

Interview: Jacopo della Quercia

Marvel Comics Full April 2016 Solicitations

Rumor of the Day: Why Star Wars Episode VIII may get a rewrite

Table of Contents: Mythic Delirium 2.3 edited by Mike Allen

The K Ohle #86: Get Lost with Chris Hackett

Beam aboard the Enterprise with these 2 new Star Trek Beyond set videos

Book Review: The Darkest Part Of The Forest By Holly Black

Ghostbusters LEGO Dimensions Trailer Released

[GUEST POST] Tim Akers, author of THE PAGAN NIGHT, on Living Under Tolkien’s Sky

How Agent Carter Season 2 ties in to Doctor Strange

Image of the Day: The ISS makes a mesmerizing transit of the moon

Is Valiant’s Faith #1 Getting A Second Print Already?

runDisney Star Wars: The Victory Celebration

Late Lying In The Gutters – 18th January 2016 – So Many Deadpools, So Little Time

Legends of Tomorrow is Avengers meets Doctor Who, for better and for worse

Russia has a plan in place to nuke asteroids before they can hit Earth

Swipe File: Darth Vader And Leave.EU

A Drop of the Dark Stuff

DC announces Harley Quinn and the Suicide Squad comic special

Exclusive Extended Preview Of Devolution #1

Giveaway: Hounded (Iron Druid Chronicles) by Kevin Hearne

Kevin Smith Teases DC Films Presents: Dawn of the Justice League

Pee-wee’s Big Holiday Release Date Announced

Review: The Big Shutdown by John M. Whalen

Superman Says “Say No To Drugs…Get Picked Up by a Stranger Instead!”

The 2016 Edgar Award Nominees have been announced!

Trailer For Judd Apatow’s Netflix Comedy ‘Love’

Wardrobe Function: ‘Daredevil’ Showrunners Discuss Whether We’ll See Elektra In Superhero Costume Mode

A Woman Will Win The “Couilles Au Cul” Award, Launched As Angloume Grand Prix Alternative

All The Birds In The Sky by Charlie Jane Anders

Coming Soon: GAMES WIZARDS PLAY (Young Wizards Series) by Diane Duane

Geek & Sundry Presents Lenovo’s Game State – Creating The Weapons

Legends Of Tomorrow teaser sees Rip Hunter assemble his squad

Rereading Katherine Kurtz: Deryni Rising, Chapters 4-6

Review – The Dread Wyrm by Miles Cameron

The Writers Panel #241: Black Sails

Will Marvel Kill Any Avengers in Captain America: Civil War?

Win a copy of The 5th Wave by Rick Yancey with our competition

5 Marvelous Moments in Marvel’s Star Wars Comics

Alastair Reynolds Prize Pack Sweepstakes!

Cash Withdrawal #9: Lucky Swim- Steve Mazan

Lost in Hollywood: Medusa’s Web by Tim Powers

More details about Jewel Staite’s Legends of Tomorrow character emerge

Moving memorials left for Alan Rickman at Orlando’s Wizarding World of Harry Potter

‘Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising’ Trailer: “You’re Only Making Them Sexier”

[SF/F/H Link Post] Japan’s Sci-Fi Future; Fantasy Webcomics; Did French Sci-Fi Comics Influence STAR WARS?

“Stealing Time” is a Mind Bending Film About Time Travel

The Pagan Night by Tim Akers book review

This is What The Amazing Spider-Man Looked like in the 70s

120,000-Piece Lego Model of the Titanic Breaking in Half Is Heartbreakingly Beautiful

Burton On Diversity

Flash Season 2 trailer heads to Earth 2

From our continental correspondent – Drawing The Times

Giant Clams Light Up Like Plasma Screens, Only Better

Here’s the First Trailer for Pee-wee’s Big Holiday on Netflix

Star Trek Enterprise Stamps

Star Wars: The Force Awakens passes $1B internationally

THE SHANNARA CHRONICLES Flips the Love Triangle Cliché on Its Head


An Astronaut and a Caveman’s Worlds Collide In This Completely Surreal Short

Fox, Don’t You Fucking Dare Make a Gotham Spinoff

Gizmodo The 25 Most Popular Passwords of 2015: We’re All Such Idiots | Gawker Black Lives Matter Pro

Help Fund a Special Issue of Lightspeed Entirely Created By People of Color!

Iron Clad: Netflix Boss Gvies Update On Marvel’s ‘Iron Fist’ Series

Jean Grey and Wolverine Smash Sentinels In the First Episode of X-Men: Danger Room Protocols

Last Year’s Best Movies Look Even Better as Lego Movies

Meet The Worst Heroes Ever In New ‘Suicide Squad’ Character Posters

New Comic Books This Week – January 20th

Our First Look at the Justice League Is Here, and It’s Damn Rad

Pride and Prejudice and Zombies unleashes 8 new character posters and 2 new promos

Review – The Masked City by Genevieve Cogman

RUMOR ALERT: Production Of ‘Star Wars: Episode VIII’ Pushed Back Due To Re-Writes – Find Out Why!

Scientists Discover Spider-Man Isn’t Realistic (Again)

Sinister set of graffiti-style skull posters strikes for DC’s Suicide Squad

Stargazers, Get Ready To See Five Planets At Once!

Supergirl Had the Best “Be My Girlfriend or I’ll Become a Supervillain” Speech

‘The Flash’: Check Out The First Images Of Deathstorm And The Explanation Of The Reverse Flash’s Return!

The power of Star Wars is such that, even a month after release, high-res stills from The Force Awak

The Real Dystopia Is When Advertising Starts Invading Your Dreams

The Reason Why We Still Haven’t Seen Civil War’s Version of Spider-Man

Things Get “Pretty Messed Up” In The Trailer For ‘The Flash’ Season Two Part Two

This Week’s TV: Throat Punch the Future, The X-Files Is Back! 

Today’s Best Deals: SwissGear Bags, Rainbow Six, Anker Chargers, and More

Watch SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket make a hard landing after successful mission

We’d Watch a Whole Show About Galavant’s Bawdy Princess Jubilee

When You Open a Wormhole to the Future, Be Prepared For Weirdness, In This Clip From Synchronicity

Will Connor Hawke Appear In ‘Legends Of Tomorrow’ Episode 10? The Title Offers A Hint

Working for a Wizard Is Bad Enough When They Do Pay You

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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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