In this week’s viewing: Dr. Stone takes a good look around, Granbelm looks for everyday magic, and more!
Where does real life imitate the fantastic? This week Steve checks in with Steve Carell and Mark Hogancamp for the answer.
The latest in Hispanic science fiction on TV, in books, magazines and conferences.
An animated short film, created by a single animator; the technology sure has come a long way!
London Comic Con – cohabiting costumes and cosplay (lots of pichurs!)
Wow. Ummm. Yeah. And you thought Futurama was a send-up of the genre!
A plethora of awesome photos from MCM Comic Con, London.
Getting “Ginked” – the fine art of genre tattooing.
Images tell you pretty much all you need to know about the awesomeness that was the Manchester ComicCon.
Comic Con in London is a star-studded, all-out geektacular three days of fun, food, celebrities, and costumes, costumes, and more costumes.
Continuing with recent movie reviews, Steve looks at the Netflix Original movie ARQ, and also the 3D “mo-cap” movie Final Fantasy XV: Kingsglaive, and finds them both quite watchable. Not great, but watchable!
An overview of the first annual Nebula Award for Global Chinese Science Fiction Films.
Terence Jackson shares his impressions of the ComicCon held in Manchester, UK, as well as Donald Manning’s photos of cosplayers who attended.
2016: the Women of Wonder Summer!
The first use of a computer assisted visual element in a major motion picture happened in 1973 with the movie Westworld.
In the dance of the ever-improving computer image, our own perceptions are a willing partner.
MCM Expo Comic Con goes to the Cosplayers!
Ted Hughes original tale is worth the read.
This week Steve looks at some correspondences between 1952 fandom and 2016 fandom by way of an old magazine, and reviews two movies he found to be terrible. If you’re fifteen years old you might think they’re good movies; Steve assures you they’re not.
Those of us who like genre tales know that the boldest and most intelligent story-tellers often deal in SF and fantasy. In Hollywood today, many of them also work in animation.
Steve looks at a brand-new SF/F stop-motion animated short film by the talented film-maker and director Alba Garcia-Rivas.
Where do Sailor Moon, Wonder Woman, Cat Woman, Batman, Boba Fett, the Borg, and Captain Jack Sparrow hang out?
Penumbra is looking for submissions: Axxon is looking for Columbian authors, plus – new releases, new films and new events!
Liu Cixin’s International Best Seller has created a franchise
Where’s Waldo? A pictorial coverage of the MCM London Comic Con
A profile of SF Film and visual arts in Ecuador.
Steve reaches a milestone 100 columns, and reviews the new Writers of the Future anthology and the film Big Hero 6.
I recently got to thinking about all the little posts that people put on Facebook and what others reply. Now, I have quite a few geeky friends, mostly from going to various cons over the last couple of years, and they will use memes to comment on each other’s posts. According to Wikipedia.org an Internet […]
Steve looks at two newer films: Lucy with Scarlett Johansson and Maleficent with Angelina Jolie. Are they good or bad? You’ll find out…
Steve looks at a Japanese anime film by master storyteller and animator Hayao Miyazaki.