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Comic Review: Spirits of Vengeance – War at the Gates of Hell #1

Comic Review: Spirits of Vengeance – War at the Gates of Hell #1

The latest addition in the popular Marvel Legacy series, Spirits of Vengeance - War at the Gates of Hell #1 is fun with a lot of bite. Read More »

The Orville:  Thoughts On Meta Humor

The Orville: Thoughts On Meta Humor

Is The Orville funny, stupid or stupid funny? Read More »

Geek Ink

Geek Ink

Getting "Ginked" - the fine art of genre tattooing. Read More »

AMAZING – YUGE – NEWS: 10-15-2017

AMAZING – YUGE – NEWS: 10-15-2017

Pournelle & Gingrich, all-Female Super Hero movie, Uhura, Justice League, Luke Skywalker, Crows Cleaning Up, Crypto-Coins & Singing Satellites! Read More »

AMAZING NEWS FROM FANDOM: 10-15-2017

AMAZING NEWS FROM FANDOM: 10-15-2017

HWA Scholarships, MacArthur Genius Grants, Alma Alexander, Parsec Awards Read More »

JO PHAN’S READS:  This Week in Fanzines

JO PHAN’S READS: This Week in Fanzines

Askew, Revenge of Hump Day, PDF Dragon, Opuntia, Vibrator and e-APA Read More »

TIME MACHINE: Popular Posts

TIME MACHINE: Popular Posts

Our most popular posts from the previous week. Read More »

Another Week and…

Another Week and…

A few thoughts on Hollywood's toxic culture Read More »

Novedades de Septiembre

Novedades de Septiembre

News about Spanish language speculative fiction book releases, Web articles and anthology calls. Read More »

HALLOWEEN: 3X STEPHEN KING (#1—IT)

HALLOWEEN: 3X STEPHEN KING (#1—IT)

In this first of three Halloween-y columns examining several media adaptations of Stephen King works, Steve talks about the new movie, and what’s wrong with IT. Read More »

Review: Rarity from the Hollow

Review: Rarity from the Hollow

Amusing at times, shocking at others, a touching and somehow wonderful SFF read. Read More »

Anime roundup 10/12/2017: Kicking the Tires

Anime roundup 10/12/2017: Kicking the Tires

In this week's viewing: Fall premieres go all out with myth, magic, aliens, and a surprising number of motorcycles. Read More »

Two New Anthologies Offer Total of 25 Science Fiction Romance Stories

Two New Anthologies Offer Total of 25 Science Fiction Romance Stories

Two new anthologies promise lots of great science fiction romance fun. Read More »

Noticias Literatura 11-10

Noticias Literatura 11-10

News of upcoming Spanish language speculative fiction novels and other publications. Read More »

More NBC Bullshit

More NBC Bullshit

Sorry for the NSFW headline folks, but as Lewis Black likes to say, words like that allow “adults to express anger and frustration”. Yesterday the tech, entertainment and business news was all agog over NBC’s announcement that the Steven Spielberg helmed reboot of Amazing Stories was close to signing a deal with Apple Corp to produce the show.  (To the tune of 50 million plus.) U... Read More »

Book Review: A Time of Need by Brent A. Harris

Book Review: A Time of Need by Brent A. Harris

A Time of Need, by Brent A. Harris, is a good, if flawed, alternate history focusing on what could have happened if George Washington had fought for the British instead of the American revolution, which was lead by Benedict Arnold. Read More »

Review: Thread of a Spider by D. L. Gardner

Review: Thread of a Spider by D. L. Gardner

Thread of a Spider by D. L. Gardner is an absorbing story filled with courage and charm that smoothly combines elements of both history and fantasy. Read More »

Les articles populaires de septembre 2017

Les articles populaires de septembre 2017

An overview of the most popular articles on Amazing Stories in September for French readers. Read More »

On Young Adult

On Young Adult

Young adult genre fiction can help teens negotiate the transition from youth to adult by dealing with the difficulties of life om a realistic, but positive way. Read More »

AMAZING NEWS: 10-8-2017

AMAZING NEWS: 10-8-2017

New Plutonic discovery, Nobel Prizes, Brianna Wu campaign video, cat calls, Omni is back, Red Pandas, Rabid puppies, the end of western civilization...? No, just your average day on Planet Dirt Read More »

AMAZING NEWS FROM FANDOM: 10-8-2017

AMAZING NEWS FROM FANDOM: 10-8-2017

In the absence of the editor (on a personal trip), the Filers take over the...hen house? Read More »

JO PHAN’S READS:  This Week in Fanzines

JO PHAN’S READS: This Week in Fanzines

October's Ansible and The Incompleat Register Read More »

TIME MACHINE: Popular Posts

TIME MACHINE: Popular Posts

We're reaching a far wider spanish-language audience these days of popular posts is anything to go by Read More »

Random Things

Random Things

Philip Jose Farmer, early Space Cadets, nuclear armageddon and the Not-Really-Trek vs Trek-that-is-not-Trek battle. Read More »

“Mickey Mouse a gogo”: del ser humano trascendental al clonado

“Mickey Mouse a gogo”: del ser humano trascendental al clonado

Mickey Mouse a gogo is undoubtedly seminal: a work of science fiction theatre that opens up reflections and worries. Read More »

REVIEW: F&SF SEPT.-OCT. 2017

REVIEW: F&SF SEPT.-OCT. 2017

This week, Steve reviews the Sept./Oct. 2017 issue of The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, their 68th anniversary issue. And finds it good to read! Read More »

Anime roundup 10/5/2017: Making Reservations

Anime roundup 10/5/2017: Making Reservations

In this week's viewing: Three more finales, and a simple way to pick the best show of the season. Read More »

Horror’s Moby Dick: a short review of Stephen King’s IT

Horror’s Moby Dick: a short review of Stephen King’s IT

For all its faults, IT is horror’s Moby Dick – a gargantuan tale so full of powerfully rendered characters, ideas and episodes that it bears returning to and analysing, one memorable passage at a time. Read More »

TAINTED LOVE by Jack Strange Based on an original idea by Barny Mukherjee

TAINTED LOVE by Jack Strange Based on an original idea by Barny Mukherjee

I had another motive for agreeing: Veshi was charming, good-looking, and preternaturally magnetic. Of course, as an anthropologist I couldn’t get involved with a member of a people I was studying – that would have been unprofessional, to say the least. Read More »

Noticias Literatura 4-10

Noticias Literatura 4-10

Announcement of the next Terbi conference, as well as the launch of the novel "Mañana cruzaremos el Ganges" by Ekaitz Ortega. Read More »

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