Steve continues his F&SF reviews with the current (Mar-Apr) issue. He finds it a nice blend of SF (even some “hard SF”) and fantasy (even “hard” fantasy!).
In this week's viewing: The winter season all wraps up, for a nice tidy transition to spring.
Even when most of the world stops, anime is rolling onward.
Steve is unforgivably late with his review of the Jan/Feb 2020 F&SF. He hopes you’ll forgive him if he posts the next two issues’ reviews on time!
A list of currently active magazines, a new anthology and a call for mini fiction
Ecuadorian writer Pablo Gómez Morán gives us The Wars of the Children of the Sun, a rewrite of Andean myths
When it comes to saprophytes, we are ALL Egon ("I collect spores, molds and fungus")
In this week's viewing: ID: Invaded displays a vanishing act, Magia Record and Hanako-kun try reappearing ones, and more!
Two new themed anthology projects are looking for contributions
RIP Alain Paris
Crónica de la presentación en Málaga de "El codo de la Torcaz" de Damián Cordones Crónica de Paco Mancera Romero de la presentación en Málaga...
In this week's viewing: Magia Record says you shouldn't trust the radio, Hanako-kun and Welcome to Demon School extend that to the radio club, and more!
“La Tercera Fundación” is the best Spanish language bibliography website
A review of the collection by Chilean author Jorge Alberto Collao that asks - Can we laugh in the silence of the cosmos?
If girls can be superheroes, boys can be princesses. (Girls can be princesses too)
A documentary on science fiction of the 90s is released
The impressive trick that Mamatas pulls off here is how he pivots this novel from one style of supernatural fiction to another.
Reviewing the Canadian contributions to this large anthology
And the other one, Andi? The introverted, awkward middle princess is now the Sorceress Queen, Andromeda—and she stands at the precipice of a devastating war.
In this week's viewing: Deductions happen with impressive but not unrealistic speed in In/Spectre and ID: Invaded, and more!
In this week's viewing: Magia Record isn't the only story haunted by an evil staircase, and more!
Steve, not being much of a gamer, was unimpressed by the blurb for the TV version of The Witcher. Did he change his mind when he actually saw the series? Find out for yourself!
In this week's viewing: It's time to set the season lineup, which means something has to be crossed off the list. Luckily we have a volunteer...
Inaugurating the Asimov Fund and the release of Science Fiction Portal #9
Isabel Ibañez kicks off the year as one of the first authors to debut in the New Roaring Twenties.
In this weeks viewing: All the winter premieres fit to watch! (...and one or two that aren't.)
Laura Elena Cáceres presented a review of a science fiction and fantasy book by author of Monterrey Nuevo León at the Monterrey International Book Fair.
A review of SUPERCOLONIA by Héctor Alvarado
In this week's viewing: Wrapping up the three shows that have run into anime's usual end-of-year quiet period.