More than a century after Captain Robert Falcon Scott's ill-fated Antarctic expedition, the photographic notebook of George Murray Levick – a surgeon, zoologist, and photographer on that voyage – has been discovered at Scott's final expedition base at Cape Evans, on Antarctica's Ross Island. Read more...
Tor Books have spruced up the covers for Peter F. Hamilton's novels set in his Commonwealth universe. The five novels published in the setting so far (the Commonwealth Saga duology and The Void Trilogy) have had their covers updated to match the cover of the latest book in the series, The Abyss Beyond Dreams. Show More Summary
A while back, fantasy author Brandon Sanderson told his fans that there are 'hidden secrets' in the map of Roshar that accompanies his Stormlight Archive novels (so far, The Way of Kings and Words of Radiance). In April this year, fans at the Seventeenth Shard forum cracked one of the secrets. Show More Summary
Spike TV are developing a TV series based on Kim Stanley Robinson's epic Mars Trilogy of novels. The proposed TV series will take the its name from the first novel in the series, Red Mars, with Kim Stanley Robinson serving as a creative consultant. Show More Summary
I was beginning to worry that the long-awaited follow-up to Double Fine’s charming adventure RPG/love letter to the best holiday of the year wouldn’t arrive in time for PlayStation owners to enjoy its treats before Halloween came and went. Thankfully, those worries seem to have been misplaced as Sony has confirmed an October 28 release […]
The internet's desperate bid to ensure every part of Firefly makes its way into real life (I'm sure there's a Browncoat somewhere out there building their own Firefly-class in their shed) continues with a new card game based on the weird Space-fruit-poker the crew of the Serenity play on the show. Tall Card, anyone? Read more...
PLOT: On a sweltering summer day in East Texas, a handful of friends stumble upon a backwoods family of cannibalistic grave-robbers. Oh, and one of them happens to harbor a serious penchant for chainsaws and women's clothing! REVIEW:...Show More Summary
For a limited time, you can get your hands on the digital edition of Robin Hobb's bestselling Fool's Assassin for only 6.99$ here.Here's the blurb:Nearly twenty years ago, Robin Hobb burst upon the fantasy scene with the first of her...Show More Summary
It’s been over a decade since Resident Evil made its transition to the silver screen, kicking off a bombastic new story and timeline that traded the cast of the games for femme fatale Alice (Milla Jovovich) and her mission to enlist as many alternate timeline versions of the characters many of us had grown up […]
Thanks to the generosity of the author's here's an extract from L. E. Modesitt, jr.'s newest Recluce installment, Heritage of Cyador. For more info about this title: Canada, USA, Europe.Here's the blurb:From New York Times bestselling author L.E. Show More Summary
In paperback:George R. R. Martin's A Game of Thrones returns at number 19.
THE PLAYER Walt Disney’s 1940 film “Fantasia” opens with a series of bold, inventive proclamations. Audiences are welcomed to a […]
There’s no shortage of new great games to play in the days leading up to Halloween, but if you’re looking for a quality horror game that doesn’t break the bank, Benjamin Rivers’ indie hit Home is a solid option. Come October 28, Home will bring its retro scares to the PlayStation 4 along with Cross-Buy […]
I’m getting slammed with threats and ransom notes from Merrick, some dude who keeps pushing his “Killcast” that’s allegedly arriving this coming Monday morning. I’ve been ignoring most of his communications – mostly because he’s freakin’ me out – but today he sent a pretty cool video that talks about the Romans and public executions. […]
While all of her classmates dreamed of being astronauts, the thought of space terrified Sonia. It wasn't the vastness of the black, but the idea that skeletons were somehow floating past the stars, their empty eyes staring out of their spacesuits. Read more...