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  • ‘Game Of Thrones’ Will Run For At Least Eight Seasons, Declares HBO President

    Posted Friday, July 31st, 2015 03:00 pm GMT -4
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    Unlike Jon Snow, ‘Game of Thrones’ still has a heck of a lot more life left in it.  (Sorry, too soon?)  Showrunners David Benioff and Dan Weiss have repeatedly stated that the hit fantasy series would run for a total of seven, with six currently shooting.  That meant that fans would only have that and […]

  • Good News: There’s A New ‘Harry Potter’ Animated Movie! Bad News: It’s ‘Troll: The Rise Of Harry Potter, Jr.’

    Posted Friday, July 31st, 2015 01:00 pm GMT -4
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    In what has to be the ballsiest move ever, a company called SC Films International is #1 making a sequel to ‘Troll’ a dreadful, low-budget 1986 horror movie that’s so bad it has a cult following of folks who hate themselves so much they willingly watch movies that should never have been made, and to […]

  • 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 […]