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Review : Ancestral Machines

Smugglers/space pirates meet up with a planet stealing thief who steal their ship. And another planet or two. Then there is the ruthless alien warrior who has a half dozen voices in his head of his deceased predecessors and leads the loyal military that enslaves the worlds of the War Cage. 53 more words

Faraway

Charlotte Allard gawked as she stumbled through the engine room of the Aqua. Engineers hurried about trying to keep the pulse radiators from exploding and radiation from the engines contained, but still found time to salute as they passed Captain Garman. 4,915 more words

Science Fiction & Fantasy

Illuminae: The Illuminae Files 01

Illuminae

Authors: Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff

Genre: YA/Sci-Fi/Space Opera

Grade: B

Kady and Ezra have just broken up when their planet is attacked and decimated. 524 more words

Books

2000AD Prog 19: Supercover 1 - A Robot's Best Friend...

This prog sees a departure from the usual style of cover, as (I believe) Pat Mills wanted to get Brian Bolland on board, but the artist was still on contract to produce comics for Nigeria.  1,351 more words

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Three Basic Thoughts About Writing Epic Space War Storylines In Sci-Fi Stories And Comics

If you’re a fan of the sci-fi genre, then you’ve probably found more than a few sci-fi stories, TV shows, movies, games etc… that revolve around large interstellar wars. 853 more words

Writing

2000AD Prog 11: Follow Me into the Sun... You will Share the Death of a Martian Warrior!

‘Bollo’ makes his first of many appearances this issue, depicting Commander Monday’s last flight.  Bollo is, of course, Brian Bolland and while he has been responsible for many memorable comics (including… 870 more words

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2000AD Prog 10: The Robots' Revolt has Begun - All Humans Must Die!

Ezquerra finally gets his first cover, though probably not in a manner he appreciated.  The pic of Call-Me-Kenneth appears to have been taken from a panel in the story, and the Dredd has been taken from somewhere else and reversed (the plain shoulder pad and chain are on the wrong side, for a start).  892 more words

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