What is it about science fiction that draws us into that world of part scientific reality and possibility and pure fiction with a dash of thrilling drama? Why do we even care? [Read more…]
What can one say about Robin Williams? He was a man that almost everyone throughout the world loved, admired, appreciated and respected for his talent, his charm, wit, charisma and willingness to show the world the scars along with the beauty that was his life. [Read more…]
A box office bomb is no guarantee of a film’s demise. A few of the biggest financial and critical flops in cinematic history have turned out to be some of the greatest sci-fi/fantasy/horror movie classics of all time.
Like those pioneers who crossed continents or oceans for a new world, these ships will be packed with the people and tools necessary to be self-sufficient. Besides necessities, people will take things to comfort their exile. Some of the objects will make sense, some will really be out there, but to each their own. [Read more…]
I have returned from this year’s Kansas City 2014 Planet Comicon and had a real blast during the event over the weekend. [Read more…]
Kings of the greatest empires on Earth, these two have been each other’s shadow’s entities since they began competition.
But who rules the oceans? Whom crests the waves like the king he is? Meta-human or Mutant?
Lets take a look… [Read more…]
Those who know me personally, know that Fritz Lang’s science fiction epic Metropolis is one of my favorite movies–so much so that I might have a half sleeve tattoo of it. [Read more…]
So, you’ve been lucky enough to find a significant other, someone who finds your unique blend of personality, looks, and geeky interests appealing. Congrats, I was rooting for you. I’m sure you two will be very happy together — What’s that? Your new partner isn’t really a nerd? [Read more…]
“Ender’s Game” Controversy . . . really? [Read more…]
There are a variety of free-to-play MMORPGs (Mass-Multiplayer Online Role-playing Games) of excellent quality right now on the market. I’m going to present the format of free play and its benefits and limitations, along with some games that use it. This will not be an exhaustive list by any means, there are simply more games than I have the ability to talk about here. [Read more…]
Star Trek Into Darkness holds a distinction in the franchise. It is the highest grossing Star Trek film to date, was loved and praised by professional critics while being parodied and panned by hard-core fandom. [Read more…]
Watching reruns is the heart and soul of scifi. It’s what formed the bonds that matter to us as we grow older, it’s what makes us enjoy comparing new favorite shows to old favorites, and it’s what drives us scifi geeks to want more of both. [Read more…]