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  • Horse Girl (Netflix alien abduction movie).
    by ColonelFrog on January 22, 2020 at 3:47 pm

    Horse Girl is one of the science fiction movies picked up be Netflix at Sundance – this film is a drama about a young woman struggling with either (a) mental illness or (b) being regularly abducted and experimented on by nasty aliens in a UFO. Pick one, the remaining option won’t apply. Streaming on February

  • Altered Carbon Season 2 teaser trailer (Netflix scifi series).
    by ColonelFrog on January 22, 2020 at 3:39 pm

    Here’s the Altered Carbon second season teaser trailer. Given the series will be hitting the Netflix streams on the 27th February, that doesn’t give long for a full trailer to land with us!

  • The Knight of Shadows (Jackie Chan fantasy film: trailer).
    by ColonelFrog on January 22, 2020 at 3:27 pm

    In upcoming Chinese fantasy movie The Knight of Shadows, Pu Songling (Jackie Chan), a legendary demon hunter, is asked to investigate the mysterious disappearances of young girls from a small village. When he discovers evil forces are kidnapping the girls to feast on their souls, he sets out to save humanity from the inhuman invasion

  • Comic Book Artist # 1/Alter Ego Vol. 2 # 1 Spring 1998 Second Printing (magazine review).
    by UncleGeoff on January 22, 2020 at 2:59 pm

    Now here’s a remarkable fluke. I was pulling a once-in-a-lifetime bundle from the Neal Adams website and it included what I thought was a reprint of ‘Comic Book Artist Collection Volume 1’ because it had the same Neal Adams Batman cover and turned out to be the original use from 1998. All right, a second

  • The Vanished Birds by Simon Jimenez (book review).
    by UncleGeoff on January 22, 2020 at 12:59 pm

    In some respects, you’re thrown in the deep end from the wrong direction with Simon Jimenez’ book, ‘The Vanished Birds’, and getting a different perspective as we follow the life of Kaeda on an agriculture planet where a starship arrives every 15 years to collect their crop. Presumably, some financial settlement is made although we

  • Star Trek: Picard (final trailer: new Star Trek TV series on Amazon Prime).
    by ColonelFrog on January 21, 2020 at 2:05 pm

    Here’s the final trailer for the new Star Trek TV series with old man Picard pulling on his Starfleet wellies for one last trip to space – this time to help uncover the mystery behind his daughter with the Borg Queen in Star Trek: Picard. Ouch, that has got to hurt! Lots of potential for

  • Gundam: real-scale walking mecha to become major Japanese tourist attraction (news).
    by ColonelFrog on January 21, 2020 at 11:20 am

    If you like your Japanese mecha big, as in Gundam-size, then you’re in luck! The City of Yokohama in Japan is opening a tourist attraction which is basically a full-size Gundam base with a real-scale moving Gundam the same size as a NASA rocket launch gantry. They’re planning to open the site – called Gundam

  • Project Blue Book season 2 (scifi TV series: trailer).
    by ColonelFrog on January 21, 2020 at 10:55 am

    If you like your UFO cover-ups conspiracies with a veneer of historical plausibility, then the second season of the History Channel’s drama, Project Blue Book, can stick you in the hot seat for some Roswell-based alien shenanigans. Keep watching the skies, folks, the truth is out there… maybe! Arriving later today Tuesday, January 21st 2020.

  • Cyberpunk 2077 release date slips big-time (game news).
    by ColonelFrog on January 21, 2020 at 10:35 am

    The highly anticipated shootie science fiction RPG computer game that is Cyberpunk 2077 has had its release date pushed back from April this year to September, which is a big blow for fans, but shows how these major gaming projects are becoming code mountains with thousands of staff and so much time-suck dedicated to pushing

  • Superman & Lois TV series coming (news).
    by ColonelFrog on January 21, 2020 at 10:30 am

    There’s a new Superman & Lois TV coming down the pipes for a landing at the CW, according to the industry press. I liked the original show – haven’t watched too much of the DC stuff on CW, apart from the odd episode of Arrow, so not too sure what to make of this? Read