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The Force Will Awaken In The New “Star Wars” Film

Filming for “Star Wars: Episode VII” is over, Entertainment Weekly reports. The upcoming film will have the subtitle, “The Force Awakens.” The new installment, which picks up three decades after the events of “Return of the Jedi” (1983) stars the crew of the original trilogy: Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Kenny Baker (as R2-D2), Peter Mayhew (as Chewbacca), and Anthony Daniels (as C-3PO). Among ...

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Marvel Announces New Star Wars Comic Book Series

Wow!! It was amazing to wake up to such fantastic news! A new Star Wars comic book series by Marvel. January can’t come soon enough! #GeeksRejoice The series takes place immediately after the events of “Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope,”. So we will have all our favorite characters all on board and continue with what happens after “A New ...

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BBC Defends Doctor Who dark story line

BBC defends Dr Who’s dark themes after viewer complains about series finale – Herald Scotland http://news.google.com Wed, 05 Nov 2014 13:00:49 GMT Herald Scotland BBC defends Dr Who’s dark themes after viewer complains about series finale. Herald Scotland In a statement, the BBC said: “Doctor Who is a family drama with a long tradition of tackling some of the more ...

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Michel Faber’s “Book of Strange New Things”

In the science-fiction classic, “Contact” (1997), based on a book of the same name by Carl Sagan, a Christian theologian (played by Matthew McConaughey) is selected by a panel to travel through a complex, fullerene-shaped machine to meet an extraterrestrial civilization. But luck doesn’t favor him. It’s a SETI scientist (played by Jodie Foster), who gets to be the one ...

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DC Comics Next Major Event in 2015 is Convergence

  DC Comics Announces Convergence Is Their Next Major Event in 2015 – IGN http://news.google.com Mon, 03 Nov 2014 19:36:50 GMT IGNDC Comics Announces Convergence Is Their Next Major Event in 2015. IGNDC Comics has announced their next major event will be titled Convergence and will launch on a weekly schedule starting on April 1, 2015. It will be written ...

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The Stars My Destination – Book Review from StrangerViews.com

Love this website I just came across StrangerViews.com – Check them out! Here is a Book review from them: A tale with more rip roaring revenge than anything dreamt up by Tarantino. The Stars My Destination, written by Alfred Bester, was first published in the UK under the title ‘Tiger! Tiger!’ after the poem by William Blake. As that poem ...

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Marvel: Phase 3 – Everything You Need to Know! – Screen Junkies Video

Really great 10 minute video going over the highlights of Marvel Phase Three. Richard PaulAvid Science Fiction & Fantasy Lover. Big fan of comics as well. Prefer the dark side to the light. That’s just how I roll. http://scifant.com

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FINAL FANTASY 15’S OPEN WORLD IS GORGEOUS AND MASSIVE

Dinosaurs? Final Fantasy 15’s Open-World Looks Massive, Has Dinosaurs – Ve3d.com http://news.google.com Sun, 02 Nov 2014 01:40:33 GMT iDigitalTimes.comFinal Fantasy 15’s Open-World Looks Massive, Has DinosaursVe3d.comThe 10-minute-long clip starts with four player characters in a car, driving along a country road, passing what may be the first gas station in Final Fantasy history. … Read more … Richard PaulAvid Science ...

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Suspended? Ronald Dillon is our first Scifant Hero!

Any man or woman who decides to speak in a robotic voice at work is someone to look up to! Anyone who does it even when his boss tell him not to is a HERO!  NEW YORK CITY — A longtime city Health Department worker was suspended 20 days without pay for answering customer-service calls in arobot voice. Ronald Dillon, ...

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Magic by Jamie Schultz – Fantasy Book Critic

Magic by Jamie Schultz – Fantasy Book Critic http://fantasybookcritic.blogspot.com/ Tue, 14 Oct 2014 21:00:00 -0700 Max Gladstone’s Craft Sequence books are an incredible example of magic that is basically structured as a rigidly-ordered legal system, resulting in it providing the technological foundation for entire societies, and it works … Read more …   Richard PaulAvid Science Fiction & Fantasy Lover. ...

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