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  • The Hugo Awards: 2015 Winner Prediction

    Since 1953, the Hugos have been an award that those in the Science Fiction and Fantasy fields have prized. Over the years, many novels have won that have gone on to become classics. That’s not to say that the awards are just about novels. Magazines, movies, television shows, podcasts, even fan activity are all recognised… [Continue Reading]

    The Hugo Awards: 2015 Winner Prediction
  • Review: Skin Game

    When a novel is the fifteeth in a series, there is one thing you can bank on: the author is comfortable with the setting. In Jim Butcher’s Skin Game, he is sitting in the ezy chair, kicking back with a beer and watching the game on television. The world of the book will be familiar… [Continue Reading]

    Review: Skin Game
  • I Love A Funny Time Travel Film

    Aussie podcasters and film-makers Lucas Testro and Larry Boxshall have put together a funny short film with the help of a Kickstarter. Titled ‘I’m You, Dickhead’, it’s 11 minutes of great fun that covers the best bits of the time travel genre. Enjoy!

    I Love A Funny Time Travel Film
  • Review: The Goblin Emperor

    From Tolkien, to Donaldson and into the Dragonlance series, fantasy novels have followed a tried and true formula – go under the mountain, defeat the evil, collect treasure. With Tad Williams’s Sorrow, Memory and Thorn a greater empahsis was placed on political intrigue and world building; something George Martin has recently hit the mainstream doing.… [Continue Reading]

    Review: The Goblin Emperor

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