Books

  • Book Review: ‘Virtues Of War’ By Bennett R. Coles

    Posted Monday, May 25th, 2015 09:00 pm GMT -4
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    I’ve been reading an increased amount of military themed science fiction lately so when I was offered a copy of Bennett R. Coles’ ‘Virtues of War’ to review, I jumped on the chance to take a look. Before getting into details, I can honestly tell you right now that I am extremely happy that I […]

  • Book Review: ‘Wastelands 2: More Stories Of The Apocalypse’ Edited By John Joseph Adams

    Posted Sunday, May 17th, 2015 03:00 pm GMT -4
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    Stories concerning the end of the world have always resonated with readers, and the recent popularity of shows like ‘The Last Man on Earth’ and of course, ‘The Walking Dead’ have shown such media can be simultaneously engaging while being drastically different in tone.  Such is also the case with this second anthology of ‘Wastelands’ […]

  • John Barrowman Announces A ‘Torchwood’ Return As An Audio Drama Series

    Posted Tuesday, May 5th, 2015 12:00 pm GMT -4
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      Captain Jack Harkness himself, John Barrowman announced on a BBC radio talk show Sunday that popular sci fi series ‘Torchwood’ would finally be returning in the form of a series of audio dramas by Big Finish, entitled ‘Torchwood: The Conspiracy’, the first installment of which will be released in September 2015, with the remaining […]

  • What One Death From ‘Harry Potter’ Does J.K. Rowling Regret?

    Posted Tuesday, May 5th, 2015 10:59 am GMT -4
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    Though the release of the ‘Harry Potter’ books and movies was spread out over several years, time flows differently within the pages of the seven novels, which only advanced one year at the most between installments.  Therefore, even though ‘Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows’ (the book) was released in 2007, it was actually set […]

  • Check Out The First Two Chapters Of Clive Barker’s ‘The Scarlet Gospels’

    Posted Sunday, May 3rd, 2015 01:00 pm GMT -4
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    For those of you who can’t wait for May 19th and the release of the long awaited ‘The Scarlet Gospels‘ novel from Clive Barker, we have a tease that will help you kill at least part of that time. It’s a preview of the first two chapters of the novel! It’s hard to believe we’ve […]

  • Throwback Thursday: ‘I Have No Mouth, and I Must Scream’ by Harlan Ellison (1967)

    Posted Thursday, April 30th, 2015 07:30 pm GMT -4
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    Some of you may know Harlan Ellison, some of you may not. Some of you might know him from the big Penny Arcade debacle, where he and Gabe (Mike Krahulik) had a kerfuffle about who was the rudest person. Some you may know him as the dude who had a kerfuffle about the ‘Star Trek’ […]

  • Stan Lee Is Penning His Autobiography In An Unusual, But Not Surprising, Format

    Posted Tuesday, April 28th, 2015 10:00 am GMT -4
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    Few– if any– comic book creators have attained the legendary, almost godlike, status in the public’s mind as Marvel co-creator Stan “The Man” Lee.  The man with the golden touch and an undisputed gift of gab remains a visible and active part of the comics industry nearly five decades after he flipped the world of […]

  • McG Set To Direct Pilot For ABC Family’s ‘Shadowhunters’

    Posted Wednesday, April 15th, 2015 03:09 pm GMT -4
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    While there are quite a few people bummed that we’ll never get a sequel to ‘The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones,’ there is some great news on the new television series as director McG (‘Chuck’,’Terminator: Salvation‘) has signed on to direct ‘Shadowhunters‘! ABC Family has set him up to take on the popular young adult […]

  • Exclusive Author Interview: Jonathan Wood

    Posted Monday, April 6th, 2015 12:00 pm GMT -4
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    Jonathan Wood is the author of multiple short stories as well as the ‘Hero’ novels whose third installment, ‘Anti-Hero’ is being released this month. The focus on his tales are set in a world of heroes, villains, and zombies. He brings a fun mixtures of what would usually be a diverse set of genres that […]

  • George R.R. Martin Releases A New Chapter From The Novel ‘The Winds Of Winter’

    Posted Friday, April 3rd, 2015 08:00 pm GMT -4
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    We already know that ‘The Winds of Winter‘ won’t be released this year but author George R.R. Martin is taking pity on us by releasing another chapter of the novel! Most likely set for a 2016 release, this is the latest chapter that Martin has shared with readers since 2011.  Just as the previous chapter […]

  • ‘The Mortal Instruments’ Heads To Television With ‘Shadowhunters’

    Posted Monday, March 30th, 2015 09:00 pm GMT -4
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    ABC Family has given ‘Shadowhunters,’ a show based on ‘The Mortal Instruments’ book series, a straight to series order. The feature film sequel to the 2013 feature film ‘The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones’ seemed to have stopped dead in its tracks after reports of a poor box office showing and the departure of the […]

  • To Blind To See The Truth: J.K. Rowling Calls Out Fan Doubts That Dumbledore Is Gay

    Posted Sunday, March 29th, 2015 07:00 pm GMT -4
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    Back in 2007, after the release of ‘Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows,’ J.K. Rowling was asked if Albus Dumbledore had ever loved any one, to which she replied “Dumbledore is gay, actually.”  The casual revelation shook the world however becoming headline news, but since then the dust has settled and most accept this as […]

  • ‘The Leviathan’ Swallows Up Simon Kinberg And Neill Blomkamp

    Posted Sunday, March 29th, 2015 05:00 pm GMT -4
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    Irish filmmaker Ruairi Robinson’s ‘The Leviathan’ will be moving forward in a big way with a couple new names attached to the feature film. You may not be overly familiar with Robinson as his only full length film released so far was ‘The Last Days on Mars,’ but you will recognize Simon Kinberg (‘X-Men: Days […]

  • Exclusive Interview With Author Ania Ahlborn

    Posted Sunday, March 22nd, 2015 04:00 pm GMT -4
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    Ania Ahlborn has just released her fifth novel, ‘Within These Walls‘ which we had a chance to review. A story built on a few familiar tropes but told with a unique style that you just can’t put down. Recently she had some free time to share with us for an interview on both her work […]

  • Barking Up The Weird Tree: FOX Releases New ‘Wayward Pines’ Trailer

    Posted Friday, March 20th, 2015 08:16 pm GMT -4
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    The new ‘Wayward Pines‘ trailer continues to demonstrates the oddball nature of the upcoming show on FOX, a show whose unsettling nature is a probably there as much to remind us that M. Night Shyamalan is an excecutive producer as to keep the show close to the source material, the novel ‘Pines’ by Blake Crouch. […]