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Brain Twister by Mark Phillips (1962)

Have you ever purchased a soda from a vending machine and two popped out? This book is a similar sweet surprise. I acknowledge that I’m not well read but it still took me unawares when I realized that this was a sci-fi humor novel instead of the assumed sci-fi action thriller. 195 more words

Humor

Wonder Drug

Ananya sat at her desk staring at the results. It had been the unexpected curve ball no one saw coming.Over a century ago Dr. De Villiers had staked his reputation on an idea so fantastical that if he had not succeeded, he would have ended up farming broccoli on his parents’ fields in Nili Fossae (or that least that is what his autobiography said). 652 more words

Stories

Heavy Gear Spotlight - Spitting Cobra

About Heavy Gear Spotlight

Code Name: Spitting Cobra

Faction: South

Manufacturer: Territorial Arms

Height: 5.0 meters

Weight: 8,990 kg

Baconradar’s Summary: High end fire support gear with assault variants 3,149 more words

Miniatures

The Nightmare on Vault - Day 8

Let’s Play: Fallout Shelter Survival Mode

There are disasters and then there are disasters. 809 more words

Comedy

Book of the month-January

Burning Chrome

Title: Burning Chrome

Author: William Gibson

Published (Originally): 1982

Genre: Cyberpunk (Sci-fi)

Burning chrome is a collection of 10 short stories from one of the greatest sci-fi writers, William Gibson.

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Book Critique

Heavy Gear Spotlight -Grizzly

About Heavy Gear Spotlight

 Summary

High end fire support and assault gear

Strengths

  • Autopilot coupled with forward observation means you get to fire two indirect weapons per turn…
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Miniatures

Novel Review: Gemina by Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff

Gemina by Amie Kaufman
My rating: 5 of 5 stars

The exciting and worthy sequel to Illuminae ably walks the fine line between stylistic consistency and narrative predictability. 384 more words

Book Reviews