New books from Caterina Fernandez Hinojosa, José Luis Zárate, Carlos Enrique Saldivar, The Conspiracy of the Fuleros, Marco Antonio Yauri, Daína Chaviano, Poldark Mego, interviews with Daniel Salvo and José Güich, new magazine issues, films and television series
European Dick Festival; Sunburst awards, Crime Fiction awards, CanSMOF scholarships, GUFF nominations, and, oh yeah, a couple of Nobels….
Jean Christophe Gapdy is an exciting new voice in French science fiction.
Tributes to Brian Aldiss, Worldcon 75 aftermath, PKD anthology show, Near Earth Asteroid, Roy Krenkel art, authors speaking truth to power, nuclear zeppelins, more exoplanets and killer robots. What’s not to like?
Darknet by Matthew Mather: Boiler room meets Philip K. Dick.
Scide Splitters reviews an anthology of dark comedies originally published by the people that brought you such fine car repair manuals as Dune.
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Fracisco Porrúa, editor and translator of Bradbury, Borges, Simak & Sturgeon, passed away on December 18, 2014
What’s it like to live in NAZI occupied America?
The short story Mr. Spaceship gives readers plenty to think about with its unique twist on the self-aware machine. How far can and should man go to preserve civilization?
What are our kids reading these days? The next generation of fandom may be in for quite a surprise from a literary perspective.
Ivan’s debut article for Amazing Stories: on productivity, society and science fiction
Over the last decade Nina Allan has established herself as one of the UK’s most imaginative and compelling writers. In this extensive two part interview she talks to Gary Dalkin for Amazing Stories about a wide range of subjects, including her debut novel, The Race.
Science fiction and fantasy’s only annual humor anthology returns with stories from Robert Silverberg, Mike Resnick, Tim Pratt, Piers Anthony, Kevin J. Anderson, Jody Lynn Nye, and more.
Ever been forced to watch a chorus that’s off key…? Episode 4 of The Strain is kinda like that.
The fifth inductee into Amazing Stories list of the greatest science fiction novels of all time.
Upon release in 2002 the film Minority Report, nominally based on a story by Philip K. Dick, received almost universally ecstatic reviews. I was among the minority of dissenting voices, and what follows, my minority retort
Tanya rounds up the past months’ offerings in translation.
Amazing News isn’t always amazing…sometimes it’s just Startling, or merely Astounding, or somewhat Thrilling…or maybe even Unknown….
Super Under-Size Me!
At some point during the Festival du livre de Science Fiction (Science Fiction Book Festival) in 1977, Yves Braux conducted a televised interview with SF master Philip K. Dick. I’m sure that others have found […]
Latinoamerica 2025 is a milestone of Bolivian cyberpunk
Reasons why you should read What Mad World by Fredric Brown, if you haven’t already.
An interview with Elizabeth Rosello on retrofuturism
Science Fiction classics are worth another read.
A review of William Gibson’s Neuromancer.
SF Commentary, an international award winning fanzine from Australia.
With shows like Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., The Walking Dead and Game of Thrones, fans have a lot to be happy about with the modern age of genre television. If you are like me, however, you like a little history […]
A wild visit with José Miguel “Yoss” Sánchez Gómez
Jaron Lanier says science fiction is fundamentally retro. Is he right? Do SOOPER SPACE ROCKETZZZ run on Ribena?