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By taking the reader to alternate catastrophic Earths, the notion that the end is near might be the furthest thing from the truth in Extinction Game by Gary Gibson.
A tale of forensic authorship, the discovery and completion of John Jame's long lost final novel.
Eric Brown takes us on steampunk adventure through India at the time of the Raj. The year is 1925, and history has taken an alternate course.
The Mechanikals by John Dodds is the first installment in a new YA Steampunk series. It is a strong beginning to an absorbing and entertaining world of wonder.
The history of Star Trek comics. (We've got one coming that's not in the book!)
To write a truly compelling story is to resonate with the universal truths of metaphor within the consciousness of humanity.
Is there a difference between Cosplay and Costuming? Ride along with Terence to the MCM Expo and find out.
In typical Ben Bova fashion, his latest science fiction novel Transhuman gives fans of near future advancements a lot to think about - during and long after reading.
With so many vampires (vampyres) to choose from, you're bound to find one that tastes just right!
Since zombies seem to be the thing these days, here's an Amazing Gore 101 Primer
The Alien Stone by Barry Uglow is a prime example of the classic tales that subscribers of the original editions of Amazing Stories were familiar with.
"Dolls"? "No, they're ACTION FIGURES!" But no. In this case, they're dolls.
Alastair Savage's Self-Publishing Odyssey moves on to stage 4: Designing the cover.
R.E.M. by Ryan Colucci takes the reader on a rollercoaster ride through the darker side of dreams and beyond.
Terence turns in a terrific con report on MCM Comicon London - and lots of great costume pics as well!
Maleficent is an entertaining movie for both children and those who grow up with a special fondness for Sleeping Beauty, fantasy and folklore.
Robocop 2014: better than the original? Or worse?
More than just a time loop story, All You Need is Kill by Hiroshi Sakurazaka is like a fast paced video game where the hero learns from his mistakes, getting better and better every time he is killed.
Praise for George R.R. Martin
Dragons were given their title sometime around the13th century, their name coming from the Greek word δράκων, (drakon) meaning "giant seafish". Legends in both...
Roger Zelazny earned and won many awards as a writer over the years, but Damnation Alley was not one of his most popular stories. But it’s just as hard to condemn a piece of work that inspired such a cult classic film.
SI UNA MUJER-LOBO EMBARAZADA SE TRANSFORMA, ¿EL BEBÉ SE TRANSFORMA TAMBIÉN?
There is a lot of mystery and excitement in the comic edition of SGT. Fury Special Marvel Edition - Captain America and Bucky. Stan Lee and Jack Kirby hid a lot more than just secret identities between their characters as readers see the early signs of unbeatable teamwork – a foreshadow of S.H.I.E.L.D. and things to come.
Returning to the universe of Frank Herbert’s epic space saga Dune, the vulnerability of human existence is once again clouded by faith, fanaticism and revenge. Mentats of Dune is the latest installment written by Brian Herbert and Kevin J. Anderson.
A review of the play The Uncanny Valley, in which a lonely human forms an attachment to a robot named Pheobe
an interview with the unstoppable game designer, author and illustrator - Gary Chalk.
The Doctor is hot. No doubt about that: He may have started out as a cranky old man, a mad scientist, traveling the universe...
There are three important things to look for in a comic. One, you need a good story. Second, exquisite artwork should enhance if not inspire the story. And third, the Wow factor. Legenderry – A Steampunk Adventure has all this and more.
Stumped for your next story or character? Try an archetype, says Ceres, who offers up a few to help get your creative juices flowing.
The 2011 movie Real Steel staring Hugh Jackman was inspired by the Richard Matheson 1956 short story titled Steel. A 1963 episode of Twilight Zone was also based on the story. Which cinematic version held true to the story, or would the minds of Hollywood been better off leaving the story to the pages.