• "Doctor Who" Humble Bundle for BBC Children in Need

    When purchasing the Doctor Who Humble Comics Bundle, in addition to furnishing your chosen digital device with an enviable Doctor Who comics library, you'll also be able to choose to donate any percentage of the Bundle's retail price to BBC Children In Need, which currently supports over 2,400 projects to help disadvantaged children and young people across the UK.
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  • Reviewing "Containment"

    I have never lived in a tower block/apartment building; part of the reasoning behind this is because I always saw them as perfect havens for disease vectors. This movie plays with that concept to a great degree, along with themes about not knowing your neighbors, fear of authority, isolation, and paranoia.   [Read more...]

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  • Star Trek documentary "Chaos on the Bridge" Available August 3

    In this documentary, writer, Director and acting legend William Shatner takes viewers inside the creation of Star Trek: The Next Generation, the bold attempt in 1986 to recreate the success of the original television series, through the eyes of the writers, producers, actors and executives who were involved.   [Read more...]

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  • New Animated Sci-Fi Comedy: "Ship Of Eagles"

    Wildseed Comedy has unveiled their latest show, Ship of Eagles, a new animated sci-fi comedy created, written and directed by Joel Veitch and David Shute, and executive produced by Wildseed Studios’ Miles Bullough and Jesse Cleverly. In the far future, mankind has spread throughout the stars. The Galactic Human Empire is ruled by a massive… [Continue Reading]

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  • BBC Creating Two Sci-Fi Documentaries for New Media

    My Life in Science Fiction is a new three-part documentary that will be viewable on BBC’s VoD and iPlayer service. This doc will act as a partner to the BBC2’s Dominic Sandbrook series called Tomorrow’s Worlds: The Unearthly History of Science Fiction in which the historian looks at the genre from a diagnostic point of… [Continue Reading]

    BBC Creating Two Sci-Fi Documentaries for New Media

Slice of SciFi Reviews

Reviewing "Containment"

I have never lived in a tower block/apartment building; part of the reasoning behind this is because I always saw them as perfect havens for disease vectors. This movie plays with that concept to a great degree, along with themes about not knowing your neighbors, fear of authority, isolation, and paranoia.   [Read more...]

The Machine - A Slice of SciFi Review

My job at Slice requires me to view a lot of television and film. As a result I have, over the last three decades as a broadcaster, journalist and reviewer become a tad jaded. What that means is if a book, podcast, movie or TV show doesn't grab me in the first five minutes I’m […]

Star Trek Phase II "Kitumba" - A Slice of SciFi Review

The long awaited next episode in James Cawley’s Star Trek Phase II has debuted online and fans will not be disappointed. Titled “Kitumba,” the story centers around the beginnings and development of the Klingon Empire as we have come to know it by the time of the Jean Luc Picard era of Trek. This episode […]

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Television

Doctor Who Ratings Slip - Now the Blame Game Begins

One season with the new Doctor and at the close of it the verdict is in. Fans of Doctor Who still haven't totally warmed up to Peter Capaldi as the 12th (or 13th depending) Time Lord. It isn't that he's not a good fit for the role it is simply most fans are still infatuated […]

BBC Creating Two Sci-Fi Documentaries for New Media

My Life in Science Fiction is a new three-part documentary that will be viewable on BBC’s VoD and iPlayer service. This doc will act as a partner to the BBC2’s Dominic Sandbrook series called Tomorrow’s Worlds: The Unearthly History of Science Fiction in which the historian looks at the genre from a diagnostic point of […]

Coleman Leaving Doctor Who By Christmas?

If you can believe what is printed by Mirror and the sources from which they get their entertainment tips then this item may be of interest. Like its American counterpart The National Enquirer, many of the stories found between its pages and their online outlet have proven to be dubious at best, but even a […]

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Movies

Star Trek documentary "Chaos on the Bridge" Available August 3

In this documentary, writer, Director and acting legend William Shatner takes viewers inside the creation of Star Trek: The Next Generation, the bold attempt in 1986 to recreate the success of the original television series, through the eyes of the writers, producers, actors and executives who were involved.   [Read more...]

Nordic Fantasy Sci-Fi Film Listing

Nordic Fantasy Info has compiled what they believe is the world's largest list of upcoming sci-fi and fantasy films from the Nordic region. No less that 68 films and videos, with trailers, teaser art, posters and links. Their list includes short films, TV projects, DTV productions, big budget features, web video and low budget indies. […]

Beware the Night People

Night People is an Irish-made horror/science fiction movie which marks the feature film debut of writer/director Gerard Lough. A pair of high tech thieves break into a house with a dark past. Their story soon intertwines with two other sinister tall tales. The film stars Michael Parle (The Shadows), Jack Dean Shepherd (Darker Days), Claire […]

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Books & Comics News

"Doctor Who" Humble Bundle for BBC Children in Need

When purchasing the Doctor Who Humble Comics Bundle, in addition to furnishing your chosen digital device with an enviable Doctor Who comics library, you'll also be able to choose to donate any percentage of the Bundle's retail price to BBC Children In Need, which currently supports over 2,400 projects to help disadvantaged children and young people across the UK.
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Impossible rescues - Maximum risk - This is "Gemini Force 1"

GEMINI FORCE 1 is a new series based on an original idea from Thunderbirds creator, Gerry Anderson, and developed by his son, Jamie Anderson. 2015 is the 50th anniversary of the original Thunderbirds TV series - CITV will be airing a new series in Spring 2015, with Rosamund Pike voicing the iconic Lady Penelope. GEMINI […]

British Library's Comics Unmasked Exhibition Launches Free Digital Anthology

Comics Unmasked, the new exhibition at the British Library in London, has opened to great acclaim, offering the first chance to see the British Library's extensive comics collection, as well as original artwork and scripts from names such as Neil Gaiman, Posy Simmonds, Alan Moore, Dave Gibbons, Hunt Emerson, and Bryan Talbot. The exhibition is the largest to have ever been held about British comics and comics creators.   [Read more...]

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Science and Technology News

Virgin Galactic's Enterprise Rocket Powered Test Flight

Richard Branson has named his first commercially offered spacecraft the Enterprise and there is an introduction by Richard in video #2 and the exciting videos of the first and second rocket powered test flight of this uniquely genuine spaceship. Even the craft's two adaptable and adjustable wing-spans look sort of like nacelles from a distance […]

Earth View From Saturn's Rings

On July 19, 2013 a rare and significant event took place almost unexpectedly. Members of the planet Earth got a view of their planet from a long, long ways out in the solar system. The NASA Cassini Spacecraft shot an image of a close up of Saturn's rings and at the same time caught a […]

Would You Add Google To Your Brain?

Author Ramez Naam recently spoke on the history and future of human computer interaction as part of the Google Talks/Authors@Google series.   [Read more...]

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Geeky, Funny and Weird

50 Things a Doctor Who Fan Should Know

A team of researchers with the Horror Channel have recently compiled a Doctor Who trivia style infographic called - 50 Things a Doctor Who Fan Should Know - which includes just that - 50 facts every Doctor Who fan should know. Did you find one you were not aware of? While you're visiting our good […]

Captain Quasar

The Amazing Adventures of Captain Quasar, a retro-themed science fiction parody can be summed up in three words -- cheese that works. Andy Buckland and his creative team are behind this wacky and irreverent homage to the 1950's and 1960's days of sci-fi on TV and in those Saturday matinees at the local neighborhood theaters. […]

Google Celebrates 50 Years Of "Doctor Who"

The search giant is ringing in the big day with a Google Doodle game.   [Read more...]

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