Books

  • Exclusive Interview: Peter Tomasi Talks ‘Batman Arkham Knight: Volume 1′

    Posted Thursday, July 30th, 2015 04:00 pm GMT -4
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    In 2009, Rocksteady Studios and Warner Brothers Interactive blew fans away with the first ever Batman video game that actually made you feel like you really were Batman, ‘Batman: Arkham Asylum’! In 2011, they blew our minds again with the sequel, ‘Batman: Arkham City’, which took the adventure out into the open world streets of […]

  • Carter Blanchard To Adapt Anti-Superhero Novel ‘Steelheart’ For The Big Screen

    Posted Sunday, July 26th, 2015 11:00 am GMT -4
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    Two current trends in Hollywood movies are superheroes and YA post-apocalyptic novel adaptations. So a surefire winner would have to be a YA novel that’s about a post-apocalyptic world caused by super-powered beings, right? That’s what 20th Century Fox is betting on with the YA series ‘The Reckoners’ by author Brandon Sanderson. Fox optioned the […]

  • ‘Twilight’ Fans, Help Choose The Winner Of Stephanie Meyer’s ‘Storytellers’ Female Director Project

    Posted Friday, July 17th, 2015 10:00 am GMT -4
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    Stephanie Meyer, the creator of the incredibly successful ‘Twilight’ universe– which originated as a bestselling YA novel series, which was then translated into record-breaking movies and has gone on to become a global pop culture phenomenon– was dismayed at the lack of female directors in Hollywood.  So she decided to do something about it. Meyer, […]

  • Bran And Hodor Will Return In ‘Game Of Thrones’ Season 6

    Posted Tuesday, July 14th, 2015 11:00 am GMT -4
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    After being absent from Season 5, Bran Stark (Isaac Hempstead Wright) and Hodor (Krisian Nairn) are returning for Season 6 of ‘Game of Thrones.’  When last seen, following an attack by Wights that took the life of Jojen, Bran was brought before the three-eyed raven that tells Bran that he will never walk again, but […]

  • Get More ‘Goosebumps’ With This Extended International Trailer

    Posted Friday, July 10th, 2015 05:00 pm GMT -4
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    Columbia Pictures just released the US trailer for ‘Goosebumps,’ the frightening family action/comedy coming this Halloween season, based on R.L. Stine’s bestselling tween-skewing novels of the 90s.  Now, the studio has already rolled out a longer international trailer packed with even more thrills! Check it out here: The film adaptation is directed by Rob Letterman […]

  • ‘Journey to Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Titles Get Cover Art And Synopses

    Posted Friday, July 10th, 2015 01:30 pm GMT -4
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    As many of us count down the days (160 to be exact) in anticipation to the December 18 release date of ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens,’ we can now help pass the time by delving into the series ‘Journey to Star Wars: The Force Awakens.’ While the 20 titles of the series have yet to […]

  • Throwback Thursday: ‘The Tercentary Incident’ by Isaac Asimov (1976)

    Posted Thursday, July 9th, 2015 02:26 pm GMT -4
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    As the more and more candidates start running for office, I thought we’d celebrate the short story of Isaac Asimov where a robot became President for Throwback Thursday, ScienceFiction.com’s ongoing column dedicated the great science fiction of the past. A few of you Asimov aficionados may be wondering why I would chose a short story that […]

  • The First ‘Goosebumps’ Trailer Looks Like A Halloween-Flavored ‘Jumanji’

    Posted Wednesday, July 8th, 2015 08:00 pm GMT -4
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    90s kids knew there was one place to turn for PG-rated thrills and chills, R.L. Stine‘s ‘Goosebumps’ book series.  Before Harry Potter, ‘Goosebumps’ were the It literary craze that swept the middle school crowd and spawned a number one rated TV series. It may have taken a while, but now ‘Goosebumps’ will be taking possession […]

  • Sci-Fi Fan Donates Massive Book Collection to University of Iowa

    Posted Sunday, July 5th, 2015 10:00 am GMT -4
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    The University of Iowa will be receiving a large collection of one-of-a-kind books, including many science fiction novels thanks to an avid collector from Sioux Falls, SD. 73-year-old Allen Lewis spent the last 20 years collecting more than 17,000 books. Many of them are in the science fiction and fantasy realm as Lewis sought to […]

  • Michael Crichton’s ‘Micro’ To Get A Big Screen Adaptation By DreamWorks

    Posted Monday, June 29th, 2015 07:27 pm GMT -4
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    DreamWorks has just picked up the rights to bring Michael Crichton’s ‘Micro‘ to the big screen! After ‘Jurassic World‘ just took a huge bite out of all box office profits, it should be no surprise that another of the late author’s work is looking to be made into a full length feature film. This was […]

  • Exclusive Author Interview: Bennett Coles

    Posted Sunday, June 28th, 2015 05:00 pm GMT -4
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    Bennett Coles is the author of ‘Virtues of War‘ and served 15 years in the Canadian Navy as a bridge officer, boarding party officer, warfare officer, and navigator, and served a pair of tours in the Middle East as a UN Military Observer. A rising Canadian author, he led the maverick publisher Promontory Press, supporting […]

  • Throwback Thursday: ‘Startide Rising’ by David Brin (1983)

    Posted Thursday, June 25th, 2015 05:00 pm GMT -4
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      It’s time for Throwback Thursday, ScienceFiction.com’s ongoing column dedicated to the great science fiction of the past. And this week’s is a real humdinger. Though, I feel like I should start this with a disclaimer: I don’t usually read things that, when described to me, bring back memories of all the Christian Riese Lassen […]

  • NSFW: Here It Is! All The Nudity And Sex From ‘Game of Thrones’ Season 5 In One Convenient Video!

    Posted Monday, June 22nd, 2015 03:00 pm GMT -4
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    ‘Game of Thrones’ is one of the hottest shows on pay cable– one of those programs that people pay extra for a whole network they don’t otherwise watch, just to see this one.  The show is a mix of fantasy, political intrigue and soapy melodrama, but unlike network TV this show can get away with […]

  • Short Story Sunday: ‘Battleframe’ By Michael Gilmour (Episode 4: ‘Into The Night’)

    Posted Sunday, June 21st, 2015 03:00 pm GMT -4
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    (Editor’s Note: Welcome to Short Story Sunday! This week we’re continuing ‘The Mindwars’ saga with Episode 4 of ‘Battleframe,’ a new science fiction novel by Michael Gilmour.)   Episode 4: Into The Night Whizzbang nodded towards his friend and then stepped out through the energy wall that separated the ready room from the cool night air. […]

  • Book Review: ‘How To Be a Superhero’ By Mark Edlitz

    Posted Sunday, June 21st, 2015 01:00 pm GMT -4
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    In Mark Edlitz’s epic tome, ‘How To Be a Superhero,’ fans of the genre are treated to interviews with actors who have portrayed the greatest heroes and villains of our time, whether that be on the big screen or on television. One of the greatest strengths of the book is the sheer range of actors […]