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Review: FLASH GORDON SUNDAYS: DAN BARRY VOLUME 1 – THE DEATH PLANET, 1967-1971

Review: FLASH GORDON SUNDAYS: DAN BARRY VOLUME 1 – THE DEATH PLANET, 1967-1971

Flash Gordon Sundays: Dan Barry Vol 1 – The Death ... Read More »

‘From the Adventures of Luke Skywalker’: the Star Wars novelization 40 years on

How does the novelization of Star Wars hold up 40 ... Read More »

Why was Early Comic Book Art so Crude? (Part 1)

Why was Early Comic Book Art so Crude? (Part 1)

Why was early comic book art so crude? It wasn't ... Read More »

Flash, Randy, and Sam on Route 66

Flash, Randy, and Sam on Route 66

Here's what happens when Flash Gordon, Randolph Sc... Read More »

Buck Rogers: The Way the Future Used to Be

Buck Rogers: The Way the Future Used to Be

For more than a century the name Buck Rogers has b... Read More »

WHO’S YOUR FAVOURITE SUPERHERO? Part Two of Two.   

WHO’S YOUR FAVOURITE SUPERHERO? Part Two of Two.   

In part two of his superhero blog entry, Steve loo... Read More »

Top Ten Science Fiction Movie Sidekicks

Top Ten Science Fiction Movie Sidekicks

Who are your favorite SF movie sidekicks? RK has ... Read More »

The Ultimate Science Fiction Reading List Part 5

The Ultimate Science Fiction Reading List Part 5

Somehow our first taste of fiction always seems to... Read More »

C.J. CHERRY, o la aventura permanente

C.J. CHERRY, o la aventura permanente

Laura delivers a nice roundup of the career and in... Read More »

Comic Review: Legenderry — A Steampunk Adventure

Comic Review: Legenderry — A Steampunk Adventure

There are three important things to look for in a ... Read More »

Top Ten Best Science Fiction Movie Villains of All Time

Top Ten Best Science Fiction Movie Villains of All Time

The top ten villains to grace the screen. Read More »

The Movie Serials: All in Black and White for a Dime!

The Movie Serials: All in Black and White for a Dime!

What do Captain America, Buck Rogers, Batman, Flas... Read More »

AMAZING News 11/10/13

AMAZING News 11/10/13

All (ok, 'some of') the news for fandom Read More »

ABOLUTE ZERO:  COOL WEBSITES, VERY COOL

ABOLUTE ZERO: COOL WEBSITES, VERY COOL

Retro starships from artist Edward Rowles' website... Read More »

Swords, sex and science fiction

Swords, sex and science fiction

Legendary artist Gray Morrow created some comics a... Read More »

Lost In Space! Reviews of Unknown or Underappreciated Books  Threshold by David R. Palmer

Lost In Space! Reviews of Unknown or Underappreciated Books Threshold by David R. Palmer

Plots have been recycled for centuries and will be... Read More »

Rockets and Missiles: Past and Future

Rockets and Missiles: Past and Future

Rockets and Missiles: Past and Future by Martin Ca... Read More »

Ray guns don’t kill people, peop … — oh wait, yes they do!

Ray guns don’t kill people, peop … — oh wait, yes they do!

Be careful. Be careful, they got ray guns. –... Read More »

Flash Gordon Trilogy on DVD

Flash Gordon Trilogy on DVD

Howdy friends and neighbors. How’s it going?... Read More »

Cherryh Portrait A

No. 18 – C.J. Cherryh, The Faded Sun, and a World Building Ethos.

No. 18 – 2013Jun02 – C.J. Cherryh, The Faded Sun, ... Read More »

Pixels and Panels

A look a two comics you won't have to bag or board Read More »

Serial Fiction for Beginners

Serial fiction is old school and the best examples... Read More »

Mouldy Old History

Mouldy Old History

For a number of years I wrote The Crotchety Old Fa... Read More »