Home Tags Classics

Tag: Classics

Review: Casefile: ARKHAM – Nightmare on the Canvas

1
Casefile: ARKHAM - Nightmare on the Canvas is the dark, mesmerizing graphic novel stables of 01 Publishing that fandom has needed for long time.

Book Review: Dark Shadows Heiress of Collinwood by Lara Parker

0
A welcome return to the Gothic daytime soap of the late 1960s, Dark Shadows: Heiress of Collinwood by Lara Parker looks to continue the legacy of the cult classic.

Halloween As It Should Be!

2
One week before Halloween, Terence Jackson shares shares images of costumes old and new.

RETRO REVIEW: ANDRE NORTON (1 of several)  

5
A lot of old ('50s and early '60s) SF was written by women under masculine or masculine-sounding names. One of the best was Andre Norton. Join Steve in a look at this terrific action/adventure SF like they "just don't write anymore!"

Review: THE WITCH OF ZAL by Kerry Gans

0
THE WITCH OF ZAL by Kerry Gans is a book of two journeys. One taken by a heroine traveling to a magical land, and one taken by the readers who experience a re-imagined classic.

“MRS. PEEL—YOU’RE NEEDED!” (THE AVENGERS REVIEW)

5
Before there was a Marvel version, there were The Avengers! Join Steve in a look back at some less-than-super heroes, but maybe a lot more fun ones! (And no CGI!)

Review: Greenwode, Shirewode, and Winterwode by J. Tullos Hennig

0
Greenwode, Shirewode, and Winterwode by J. Tullos Hennig take readers back to the medieval period, retelling the familiar tale of Robin Hood with just enough twists to give the age-old legend a fresh new perspective.

The Audio File: Religion in Speculative Fiction

0
Want to hear an audio version of a short speculative fiction story about religion? Sam McDonald has chosen some good ones for you to consider from a wide variety of religious perspectives.

The Very First….

1
A bit of history and an interesting take on the development of the genre.

Review: Edgar Rice Burroughs: The Bibliography by Robert B. Zeuschner

3
Edgar Rice Burroughs: The Bibliography is a comprehensive catalog of the author’s work, compiled in a massive yet elegant volume just as impressive as the writer it honors.

Scide Splitters: Next of Kin by Eric Frank Russell

0
Scide Splitters reviews Eric Frank Russell’s classic novel, Next of Kin. A story of one man’s ingenious plan to escape an alien POW camp.

Comic Review: Lost in Space: The Lost Adventures

2
The comic Lost in Space: The Lost Adventures takes fandom back in time to one of those charming television shows we grew up with.

Review: Wolf’s Empire: Gladiator by Claudia Christian and Morgan Grant Buchanan

0
In a future galactic empire where Rome never fell, Wolf’s Empire: Gladiator by Claudia Christian and Morgan Grant Buchanan is a refreshing new saga where the past and future collide.

Review: Moonwalk by H. B. Fyfe

0
Moonwalk by H. B. Fyfe is science fiction’s short story equivalent of Hemingway’s classic The Old Man and the Sea, minus all of the fanfare and accolades.

Eternal Frankenstein: A Mary Shelley Tribute Anthology

0
The Eternal Frankenstein is coming

MARS: FRIEND OR FOE? (Two Retro Movie Reviews)

1
Mars! Huh! What is it good for? (Absolutely nothing!) Steve reviews two old movies and offers a caution for Aries-ophiles.

London Comic Con May 2016

1
MCM Expo Comic Con goes to the Cosplayers!

Cameo Creeps: Tiny Paintings With Monster Details!

0
Fascinating collectible miniature monster paintings with amazing detail and bone-chilling appeal! Cameo Creeps are painstakingly detailed miniature monster portraits inspired by Elizabethan paintings of the...

Introduction / Multiple Intelligences in “The Little Black Bag”

1
Matthew Gordon's inaugural post; taking a look at some classics in a disciplined way

TWO CLASSICS: H. BEAM PIPER and KEITH LAUMER

7
Is that a Fuzzy Bolo hanging from your rear view mirror, or are you just a fan of Piper and Laumer?

Scide Splitters: Martians, Go Home by Fredric Brown

1
Science fiction writers had long warned the people of earth about the potential of a Martian invasion, but nothing could have prepared them for a billion jeering Little Green Men.

Security Check by Arthur C. Clarke

0
Security Check by Arthur C. Clarke is a compelling short story classic from one of the masters and a charming example of what archetypal science fiction looks like.

Review: The Iron Giant by Ted Hughes

0
Ted Hughes original tale is worth the read.

Top post de marzo

0
Top posts from March

Scide Splitters: The Starcrossed by Ben Bova

1
The Starcrossed provides a hilarious, behind-the-scenes look at how a SF television series goes from promising to awful.

Verne y los comienzos del cine

2
Jules Verne - fascinating in any medium and in any language!

Guilty Pleasures – The Movies We Love to Hate (But Secretly...

0
Mr. Jackson apparently doesn't know we're not supposed to share our guilty pleasures!

Book Review: Flatland by Edwin A. Abbot

1
Flatland - characters are two dimensional.

Review: The Fallen Spaceman by Lee Harding

0
The Fallen Spaceman by Lee Harding, it is an interesting little book with some big ideas, and an ideal introduction to the genre for young new readers.

IF MAGAZINE (“Worlds of Science Fiction”) ISSUE #1 (1952) AND SOME...

0
Steve takes a look back at 1952, and the first issue of "IF Worlds of Science Fiction"--plus a word of advice for newer writers from Chuck Wendig (link) and some personal news.