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Upload: A Transhumanist TV Show ReviewThe concept of uploading your mind into a machine is nothing new. Its a transhumanist dream thats been explored plenty of times in fiction.

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Grant, Michael. Front Lines.NY: HarperCollins, 2016. It’s a fact of history that the Roosevelt administration of the late 1930s believed that war was coming, and so the nation’s first peacetime draft was instituted in the fall of 1940, with all American males required to register for service.

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Book Review: The Hatch by Michelle SaftichIntroduction The Hatch by Michelle Saftich takes readers through a dystopian future in which humanity has begun colonizing other life-supporting planets, while the humans who remain on earth must survive the planet's harsh climate in tiny bunkers several levels below ground.

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July Wrap Up!Today Im back with a July Wrap up. Things have been slowly returning to normal and Ive been in work more so Ive had less time to read.

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WirInfo: I embedded the full movie with automatically translated English subtitles below. The English subtitles may not work for some apps.

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Invisible People a€¢ 2020 a€¢ Near Future SF novelette by Nancy KressSynopsis: Kenly is an adopted daughter, and everything parents hope for: kind, hones, smart, sunny.

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The Stone ThievesTitle: The Stone Thieves and The Honourable Order of Inventors Author: Eddy Telviot Publisher: Self-Published Genre: Sci-Fi Rating: ★★★ The Stone Thieves is a YA sci-fi novel that combines chemistry with legend to create an interesting and complex novel filled with action, technology and intrigue.

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Titan Comics Covers for Doctor Who Time Lord Victorious #1Cover Artist:Â LEE BINDING Titan Comics is releasing Doctor Who: Time Lord Victorious #1 on September 2, written by Jody Houser, with art by Robert Ingranata.

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The Mad Doctor of Blood IslandIn the review of Kyôfu kikei ningen: Edogawa Rampo zenshû/Horrors of Malformed Men. I waxed lyrical about Denis Gifford's 1973 book A Pictorial History of Horror Movies and the cornucopia of strange sights it offered, from the collection of eponymous deformed men from Teruo Ishii's film to the woman with the axe in her&.

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Detroit: Become Human, digital storytelling at its finestMy experience with the videogame Detroit: Become Human and six reasons why I think its so impressive.

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Doctor Who part 3Its 1981, and Im swimming in the world of Doctor Who. It had been a year since I discovered it and researched the history of the first four Doctors.

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The "Misery" Effect #Writing #Author #AdviceHi Jim, I was hoping you could help me here. I have a series of short stories that Ive published and have a niche following on a couple of sites.

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Star Trek: Lower Decks  Second ContactHow was the first episode? I really enjoyed it. More importantly, I laughed. A lot.

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Phil Slattery's Sci-Fi Novelette "Alien Embrace" is Free Today on Amazon Kindle.Alien Embrace is included in my collection A Tale of Hell and Other Works of Horror: Stories of Wizards, Werewolves, Serial Killers, Alien Worlds, and the Damned.

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No Guns LifeNo Guns Life 2020 Not the forward momentum that I was craving, but maybe this is a pause before a push toward the bigger things that must be coming.

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Agents of SHIELD Season 7 Episode 10: Stolen RecapStranded in the 80s again, SHIELD works with Jiaying and Gordon to stop Nathaniel and Sibyls nefarious plans.

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DC Fandome Confirms Guest List Including Dwayne Johnson, James Gunn, Idris Elba, Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Margot Robbie And More!Warner Brothers is delivering an exclusive online virtual convention for fans of DC Comics and an all-star panel is confirmed to appear, including: Idris Elba, who has a mystery role in The Suicide Squad; Wonder Woman herself, Gal Gadot; The Suicide Squad director James Gunn; Dwayne Johnson, who will headline the film Black Adam; Ezra...

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Pixel Scroll 8/7/20 I Saw The Thing Comin' Out Of The Sky, It Had The One Long File, One Big EyeNASA unveiled 8 Martian Postcards to Celebrate Curiositys Landing Anniversary. Two sizes of wind-sculpted ripples are evident in this view of the top su...

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Paramount Hits Pause On Noah Hawley's 'Star Trek' Movie In Order To Clarify The Franchise's FutureParamount has hit the brakes on the latest attempt to continue the 'Star Trek' movie franchise. In November, Paramount hired Noah Hawley to write and direct a fourth installment which would have most likely been set within the Kelvin timeline and featured the same cast - Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Zoe Saldana, etc.

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Eva Green Is Suing And Being Sued Over Her Aborted Sci-Fi Movie 'A Patriot'Eva Green is embroiled in a legal battle over the aborted sci-fi film 'A Patriot'. Green would have starred and served as executive producer. She is suing the production company,  White Lantern.

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Physical vs. DigitalI recently finished moving halfway across the US for graduate school, beforehand coming to the conclusion all of my books needed to come along with me.

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2020 WSFS Business Meeting Video OnlineThe Worldcon Events channel has dropped a video of the 2020 WSFS Business Meeting at CoNZealand, the 78th World Science Fiction Convention, held on August 1.

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Liebster AwardFellow Friday Fictioneer, Tannille has nominated me for the Liebster Award. Thank you, Tannille. Not just because the rules state that I must thank you.

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Review: Who Fears Death by Nnedi OkoraforTitle: Who Fears Death Author: Nnedi Okorafor Rating: 4.5/5 stars Summary: In a far future, Africa, genocide plagues one region.

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BoomTo Dee who’s never projected anywhere, it is an absolutely transcending moment. So much so, he vomits and pisses his pants all at the same time.

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Starring the Landscape: Horror On IceThere aren't a lot of movies set in snowy climates, and even fewer set in the Arctic, so I had to loosen my definition, to include films that take place in any locations that existed above the snow line, or movies that were set during Winter. An interesting aspect of these movies, isn't just the setting's&.

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Ignyte Awards Will Be Presented at FIYAHCONFIYAH Literary Magazine has announced the creation of the Ignyte Awards series. The Awards seek to celebrate the vibrancy and diversity of the current and future landscapes of science fiction, fant...

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Bang BangHelp! My friend got sucked into a video game called Marvel’s Madness’.

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AMC Announces Voice Cast For Hour-Long Animated "Uploaded Intelligence" Drama 'Pantheon'AMC has always tended to deliver programming that lies just outside of the norm, and that continues with its newest project, 'Pantheon', an animated hour-long sci-fi drama. This series hails from creator / executive producer Craig Silverstein, who previously delivered AMC's 'TURN: Washington's Spies'. 'Pantheon' will be produced in-house at...

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Armageddon  2020 styleI went to Armageddon last weekend. No, not the apocalyptic destruction of the world that has been unfolding since about March.

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TriggerI did it for a girl. Surprise! Yeah, when I found out I was the only one who could do the job, I wasn’t thinking about all kids in strollers with their whole lives ahead of them, or the happy families all over the world, or about the end of the human race – I wasn’t even thinking about myself, but don’t let that fool you into...

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The CrossingJade. I knew Jade before I ever met her. I knew she never took her hair out of a ponytail, probably not even to sleep.

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SkinWelcome, Friends &dont you think Ive been waiting? Im a mystery, please solve me.

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The EtherealPlease, don’t make me go.” Cody said. His parents exchanged a look in the narrow hallway of their home.

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Adam and MeEverybody says that something don’t come from nothing. But me and Adam are proof that ain’t true.

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Updates: Recent Science Fiction Acquisitions No. CCLVAs always which intrigue you? Which have you read? Disliked? Enjoyed? 1. The Heads of Cerberus, Francis Stevens.

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FIYAHCON Creates Ignyte AwardsFIYAHCON has announced the creation of the Ignyte Awards "to celebrate the vibrancy and diversity of the current and future landscapes of science fiction, fantasy, and horror by recognizing incredible feats in storytelling and outstanding efforts toward inclusivity of the genre."

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The War Of The Worlds now on the webLos Angeles:Â Actor Rafe Spall says bringing the story of the book, The War Of The Worlds, alive on the small screen was a thrilling experience.

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Matt Reeves is Adapting Diane Cook's The New Wilderness For TVDiane Cooks soon-to-be-released novel The New Wilderness is slated to hit stores next week, and it looks as though it might be head to television at some point in the near future.

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Janelle Monae's Antebellum Gets New Trailer, Will Be Released On DemandEarlier this spring, Lionsgate bumped Janelle Monáe’s upcoming horror / suspense thriller Antebellum to August from its April release date, like many other films this spring.

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Human or&A woman jostled Conner as she pushed her way past him. He swore under his breath.

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Thank You Recent Echo Readers! ! !YibbleNibber DerHoogenShlibbel! Â Thank You Muchly to whoever was reading Echo on Kindle Unlimited yesterday!

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Gideon, Harrow, and Mr Bones' Wild Ride: Tamsyn Muir on Writing, Necromancy, and FanficTamsyn Muir is the Locus Award-winning and Nebula Award-nominated author of Gideon the Ninth, book one in The Locked Tomb trilogy.

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Free Ayn Rand!Consider what would happen if, in producing an automobile, we had to pay royalties to the descendants of all the inventors involved, starting with the inventor of the wheel and on up.

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Readability, reaching a wider audienceWelcome back. What is readability? Good question. Technically, the word refers to the quality of being legible or decipherable.

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The One Where I Sorta Liked Reading "Set Fire to the Gods" by Sara Raasch, Kristen SimmonsAsh is descended from a long line of gladiators, and she knows the brutal nature of war firsthand.

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New Release and Review*** Reson's Lesson: Genetically Altered Humans #16 by Rena MarksBook Blurb Maximus Xeno Sapien or Reson Xeno Sapien? Â Â Lorelei:Â Â She has one month to become a bride.

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Part 2 EDITINGTHE SECOND EDITION Part 2 Editing the Second EditionTHE WHY has been my theme on character development since, 2010, when I wrote the first edition of Character Within the Screenplay.

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MINI BOOK REVIEWS: Consortium Rebellion Series  Jessie MihalikIm trying to make more time this year to read full series and backlist books that Ive had on my TBR and Im loving the progress Ive been making!

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Guillermo del Toro's Tales of Arcadia Series Is Getting a Trollhunters MovieCoinciding with the release of Tales of Arcadia season 3, Wizards,  Collider reports that Guillermo del Toro's anthology series will live on with an "epic-sized feature film" on Netflix entitled Trollhunters: Rise of the Titans, featuring characters from all three installments.

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Check Out 15 Photos From 'The Boys' Season 2We've still got about a month to go before 'The Boys' returns to Amazon Prime Video for its sophomore season, but the streaming service is steadily cranking out promotional material. The latest release is a set of 15 photos from upcoming episodes!

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Dawn: The Final Awakening Book One by J. Thorn and Zach BohannonIs it read-worth? Absolutely not. This is one of the very few books that have made my DNF list.

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Short Story Of the Day , Life at the Baker by Bill ChanceHe thinks money spent on a home is money wasted. Hes lived too much in hotels.

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Let there be Light in Science FictionDo not underestimate the power of the force energy! Especially in science fiction& I have seen many drafts where the story is going along nicely, the writing is absolutely beautiful and there...

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DC FanDome: Immense line-up announcedOkay everyone... prepare yourselves for the epic line-up for DC's virtual event...

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Three Stories You Absolutely Must Read to Learn About AutomatonsLike any person, I spend a lot of time thinking about automatons. Mostly, I shake my fist at the sky like an old man complaining that kids these days only like th...

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Diana M. Pho Announces the #Edits4BlackSFF Project, Which Offers Free Editorial Services to Black Speculative WritersThree-time Hugo Award-nominated editor Diana M. Pho has announced a new project dedicated to helping Black speculative fiction novelists get traditionally published.

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Final Cover for the new Sci-Fi bookTa da! Im ever so proud of it. The whole thing came together in the final steps, and the shattering glass panned out, yay.

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John David Washington Breaks His Silence Over 'Tenet's Numerous DelaysThe COVID-19 shutdowns are really out of anyone's hands, much to the chagrin of Hollywood, where studios have had to continuously postpone the releases of their movies, even the really big ones, as theaters across the country and around the world have closed down. The one movie that it seems every studio is eyeing is Warner Brothers' 'Tenet',...

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SFF YA Duologies by Authors of Color to Read After MirageIf youre following my blog, you might have noticed the pinned post featuring SFF YA trilogies by POC and Indigenous authors.

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The OA  visions of afterlives, glimpses into a multiverseNetflix's The OA, created by Brit Marling and Zal Batmanglij, is an intriguing, engrossing fantasy show centred around Prairie , a young vanishing woman who resurfaces 7 years after her bizarre disappearance, to the happiness and bewilderment of her adoptive parents.

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Brine me to life! An interview with Brandon Trost and Simon Rich on An American PickleWhat do you think your ancestors would think of you if you could meet them today?

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Terry Pratchett Book Club: The Light Fantastic, Part IVThis is the last time I can make a joke about dancing or John Milton, but I’ve elected to do neither.

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FIYAH Announces Creation of Ignyte Awards As Part of the First FIYAHCONAwarded in conjunction with the inaugural FIYAHCON, the awards "seek to celebrate the vibrancy of the current and future landscapes of science fiction, fantasy, and horror by recognizing incredible feats in storytelling and outstanding efforts toward inclusivity of the genre."

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Book Review: At the Mountains of Madness, by H.P. LovecraftAt the Mountains of Madness By: H.P. Lovecraft Published: February 1936 In 1930, Miskatonic University’s geology professor, William Dyer, led an expedition to Antarctica. While scientifically successful, a strange accident led to the death of half of the expedition members. Since then, Dyer has been silent about the event; but the...

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The Three Body ProblemGeek fiction of the sci/poli sort. Set within the landscape of China’s movements and brigades, this first of a three volume series considers the possibility of ‘First Contact’ with alien life as a matter of existential fear and conviction.

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Amazon's 'Utopia' Will Be Much Less Violent Than The British OriginalThe original British series 'Utopia' lasted for two six-episode seasons, airing in 2013 and '14. The story revolved around four comic book nerds who find themselves being pursued by a mysterious organization called The Network after they obtain a copy of the unpublished sequel to their favorite graphic novel, 'The Utopia Experiments'. It...

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Jo Walton's Reading List: July 2020Yet another at home mostly isolated month, but at least I could read. I read 22 books, a reasonable number for the first time in months.

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Space Drugs II: The Afterglow  The 2020 EventHello Commons, here is chapter 7.75 of The 2020 Event - The Main Event-, a satirical novel about aliens that do psychedelic drugs and the subjective nature of reality.

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Friday Review: All Systems Red by Martha WellsMy rating: 3 of 5 stars In this first of four novellas, we are introduced to Murderbot a part-organic, part-android Security Unit.

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Book Review: The Stars We Steal by Alexa DonneYA Sci-Fi / Romance / Retelling Length:Â 400. Mifflin HarcourtRelease Date:Â February 4th, 2020Image and Other Reviews on:Â Goodreads BOOK SUMMARY: Engagement season is in the air.

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Hasbro Pulls Objectionable 'Trolls World Tour' Doll After 160,000 Parents Sign Protest PetitionHasbro is recalling its “Trolls World Tour Giggle and Sing Poppy” doll from toy shelves after over 160,000 individuals signed an online petition protesting it. The petition was created by Jessica McMains and directed toward Walmart, Target, Amazon, and other retailers, hoping to call attention to the doll which she and others...

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The Umbrella Academy Season 1 Explained: Who, what, where, why and whenThe Umbrella Academy is an action packed story superextraordinaire full of adventure and amazing characters, that it can be hard to keep up who’s who and what’s going on exactly and when even.

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Friday Fiction: Our ReflectionsThe world is in danger in today's Friday Fiction, and we'll have to see if Henry and Ishna can survive to do anything about it.

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Escape Pod 744: The Evening, the Morning and the NightAuthor : Octavia Butler Narrator : Amanda Ching Host : Alasdair Stuart Audio Producers : Summer Brooks and Mat Weller Discuss on Forums This story originally appeared in the May 1987 issue of Omni , and was previously published on Escape Pod in February 2015 Contains one curse word, one brief reference.

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The Cast Of 'The Boys' Urge You To "Wear A F***ing Mask! "It seems a truce has been called between The Boys and The Seven& or at least the actors that play them. From quarantine, they have teamed-up - Karl Urban , Jack Quaid , Laz Alonso , Aya Cash , Karen Fukuhara , Tomer Kapon , Erin Moriarty , Antony Starr , and Jessie T. Usher - to record a message urging viewers to "Wear a f***ing mask," so...

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Birthday Reviews: Davis, Keyes, Slonczewski, VarleyThis week's birthday celebrations provide us with satires on how to get science into society and how to get tuberculosis into the UN, as well as giving us tickets to Mercury and to some progress reports on one man's experience with intelligence enhancement.

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Unfit Magazine: Vol. 3, ed. Daniel Scott WhiteUnited by the theme of perception vs reality but varying in themes and tone, the contents of this magazine provide engaging perspectives on whether we are defined by our experience of reality.

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CHAOS VECTOR , by Megan O'KeefeI received this novel from Orbit Books through NetGalley, in exchange for an honest review: my thanks to both of them for this opportunity.

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Review: 'The Space Between Worlds' by Micaiah JohnsonI have seen two worlds now and the space between. We are a wonder& Rating: 4.8/5 paper planes Genre: Science fiction.

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WINNERS: the Best Graphic Novel or Comic Hugo AwardThe 2020 Hugo Awards were officially announced last week. 17 Hugo Awards are distributed but one of my favorite categories is the Award for Best Graphic Story or Comic.

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Save Uncle Hugo's: August UpdateUncle Hugos and Uncle Edgars as they looked before last nights fire. Uncle Hugo’s Science Fiction Bookstore owner Don Blyly sent an update to subscribers on August 6 shari...

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Cats Sleep on SFF: Hamilton: The RevolutionChris Barkley’s cat must be the only creature who ever went to sleep in the middle of something by Lin-Manuel Miranda!

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Upcoming Queer SFF, Sep-Nov 2020There are a bunch of fantastic-looking SFF novels coming out this fall, with releases from the hottest up-and-comers in SFF: P.

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The Return Trip  Episode 113THE RETURN TRIP  Episode 113 &Roy is in no mood for this hassle, he didn’t come 1400 miles to be visibly annoyed& especially not in front of Francine& After five hotel stop...

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Malleus by Dan Abnett  An Audio Book Review:Blurb: A century after his recovery of the alien Necroteuch, Gregor Eisenhorn is one of the Imperial Inquisitions most celebrated agents.

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2020 Dagger Awards ShortlistsThe Crime Writers’ Association of the United Kingdom announced the shortlist for the 2020 Dagger Awards on August 6.

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The Doctor Who Addiction part 2So, having discovered this strange show called Doctor Who one day in 1980, I quickly became an avid fan, watching new 25 minute episodes each day.

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Blind: Trailer and artwork releasedA masked stranger turns up at the house of a former actress in new horror, Blind.

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Clockwork Sherlock: Ian W SainsburyIntriguing and fun update and Gosh, I havent done a book review for ages but then this came along and I was intrigued. A virtual Sherlock?

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Author guest blog: Favourite Tropes by Ashley PostonBookish And The Beast author Ashley Poston tells us why 'The Tin Man' and 'Draco In Leather Pants' are up there with her favourite tropes&.

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The Woman In Black: Interview with Adrian RawlinsWe speak to actor Adrian Rawlins about the 1989's adaptation of the classic ghost story The Woman In Black.

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Review for Court of Lions by Somaiya Daud + GiveawayIts here! My first review in a while! Rejoice! Im pleased to be a part of the #CourtOfLionsTour hosted by Shealea @ Caffeine Book Tours.

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Thunderbirds and more on BritBox UK!Calling all Gerry Anderson fans, we have some exciting news for you! On 21st July 2020 BritBox UK announced a collection of classic and cult science fiction television series launching on the service next month.

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Book Haul: July 2020It’s time for another Book Haul post. One of my blogging goals for 2020 is to be to be more intentional about Book Haul posts.

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I'll Fly Away with Friday Flash Fics, August 7, 2020 by Jeff Baker.Eddie slapped the side of the plane, making the wing vibrate. “Hit it! ” Eddie yelled.

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Rooting for the Bad Guy #Writing #Author #AdviceHi Jim, I was hoping you could give me a little advice on how to write perspective.

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The Space Between Worlds, by Micaiah JohnsonLike so many science fiction dystopias, The Space Between Worlds by Micaiah Johnson opens on a world where the gap between the haves and the have-nots is an insurmountable ocean.

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The Rise of the Remarkables Bk1. Brasswitch and Bot by Gareth Ward.Pub. Walker Books, 2020. This is a steam punk novel for intermediate and High school readers of science fiction and fantasy, that will blow your mind.

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A Tech-Heavy Murder Mystery: Emma Newman  After AtlasWhen I finally picked up Planetfall for my Reading the Hugos project this year, I was blown away by Emma Newmans ideas and her original characters.

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Review: 'Lovecraft Country' HBO vs. 100 years of racist sci-fiThere is a natural temptation to compare "Lovecraft Country" to "Watchmen" — which also put Black heroes and Black history at the center of a genre piece — and, because Jordan Peele is an executive producer , to Peele's watershed satirical horror movie "Get Out" — which, like "Lovecraft," is a tale of white people using Black people for...

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What Are You Building? Ten Years of InceptionJuly 2020 was the tenth anniversary of the theatrical release of Inception, and the movie generated so many discussions and theories that I doubt anything I say will be new.

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Ikarie XB-1If the above image makes you think 2001, youre right - except that its from a movie released five years earlier.

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The Testaments by Margaret Atwood3 stars I was really looking forward to reading this follow-up to The Handmaids Tale, but I sadly have to agree with a lot of reviewers that felt this book was not necessary.

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FREE BOOK!  Star Surfer by Lizz LundStar Surfer: The Chronicles of Thaddeus McPhee - 1st Tale by Lizz Lund Genre: Children, Paranormal, Science Fiction Download FREE through August 9th, 2020!

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Book Review: Last Day on Mars by Kevin EmersonI'll give a charitable three stars to this middle-grade sci-fi adventure, which hasn't quite gripped me but may prove more exciting for younger readers.

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Resident Evil: ApocalypseIt figures then that the only film worth squat in the franchise was not tainted first-hand by both parties in the diabolical matrimony of the actor-director couple involved.

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Pixel Scroll 8/6/20 The Scroll With The Twisted PixelNina Allan has been doing an interesting series of posts on both Hugo nominees and Clarke Award nominees; she wrote one on all of the Hugo-nominated novellas, for example.

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The Ins and Outs of Publishing, A Directory of Advice. #Writing #Author #AdviceOkay, so it looks like I'm still getting a lot of publishing questions. These are recurrent questions I get on a regular basis, and while I want to try to respond to everyone who reaches out to me, I don't want my blog becoming redundant.

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Read or DieOther names tend to grace lists of ‘favourite/best studios’ more often, but maybe it’s easy to forget that Studio DEEN can certainly pull out all the stops too.

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Cliff DiversWelcome to my humble abode. It’s not much, I know, but it’s home, or at least it has been for these past weeks.”.

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The final teaser of my first 4 pt series& Please enjoy and buy the books&And now for the final first chapter tearser of my current series in print. The Garinthian Scourge and the Border Wars  2019 Jon Corres Pirate Poet All rights reserved.

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More Follies teasers! For the people who like to read themI told that Admiral that he picked the wrong pirate captain to threaten, all the while the stealth skiff made for the command vessel to rescue the War Dragon Fire crew and maybe use the ship to fight from the inside, that was 4 hours ago and misters Sali, Forraz and Renault weren't exactly the first people I'd form a rescue squad with.

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System of the Day #200  HarmakhisHarmakhis A8537AB-C HZ Po Climate= T PBG= 320 Ix= 2 Ex= 86D RU= - 624 Cx= 698D  Harmakhis is a fairly important world.

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Timothy Good Goes Way Off-BaseTimothy Goods last UFO book of the 1990s, Â Alien Base, bills itself as presenting the evidence for extraterrestrial colonization of Earth.

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Editorial: On to Mars: Science fiction no moreThree spaceships are headed to Mars, including one containing a U.S. rover and a helicopter that will search for signs of past life on the Red Planet.

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Editors Lynne and Michael Thomas Kickstarting Year Seven of Their Uncanny MagazineLynne M. Thomas; Michael Damian Thomas; Chimedum Ohaegbu; Elsa Sjunneson; Caroline M. Yoachim; Naomi Day; Erika Ensign; Steven Schapansky; Joy Piedmont.

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Chapter 7 of the Unbound Realm is UP!Chapter 7Â of the Unbound Realm, my work-in-process YA fantasy series, is UP! Â Ren and Jon get a dose of fantasy-world fascism!

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10 Best 90s Sci-Fi Movies, According To Rotten TomatoesThe 90s were a particularly fascinating era of science-fiction filmmaking. Here are the 10 best science fiction films from the 90s, according to IMDb.

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Lionsgate's Historical Horror 'Antebellum' Starring Janelle Monae Is Going Straight To PVOD In SeptemberWhile the major theater chains are planning to open in mid-August in preparation for the September release of Warner Brothers Tenet, that plan isnt guaranteed to work, as local and state governments in places such as New York, California, and New Jersey are putting their feet down and ordering that cineplexes stay shuttered to prevent the...

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James Wan's Atomic Monster And Spyglass Media Group Team Up For A Big-Screen Adaptation Of 'Knight Rider''Aquaman' and 'The Conjuring' director James Wan and his Atomic Monster partner Michael Clear are collaborating with Spyglass Media Group to create a big screen version of the 1980s action series 'Knight Rider', which starred David Hasselhoff. TJ Fixman is penning the screenplay. Judson Scott will executive produce.

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Best Audiobooks to BuyThe trends of reading out the novels are changing every day. Not everyone is getting highly impressed with reading paperback books for a long time.

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Review: Mexican GothicI've had Mexican-Canadian author Silvia Moreno-Garcia on my radar for a while and when her latest release, a gothic-style mystery with a sci-fi element, Mexican Gothic, made such a big splash last month, I couldn't hesitate any longer!

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HBO Max's 10 Best Sci-Fi Movies, According to IMDbHBO Max has a lot of great sci-fi gems to watch, but these ten should be at the top of your list.

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Review: Catherine House by Elisabeth ThomasIf You Are Ready To Overlook The Slightly Stomach-churning Foodporn In Nearly Every Paragraph, The Book Is A Lightweight Read To While Away An Afternoon.

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I Really Hope This Korean Space Opera Film Makes Its Way to The USSarcastic robots. A crew of desperate spacers aboard a spaceship. Pitched space battles. Some very nice scenery.

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'Bill and Ted' Won't Face 'Mulan'; Theatrical And PVOD Release Bumped Up'Bill and Ted' might be facing 'The Music', but Orion Pictures' comedic reunion won't face off against 'Mulan'. Two days ago, Disney made the bombshell announcement that the long-delayed live-action adaptation of 'Mulan' would only be released in theaters in places that did not have access to Disney+. That means that in the U.S., Canada, New...

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NaanansXenos have overrun Trem-NA. They are parasites reliant on the hosts of each planet they inhabit, they use these hosts to slowly eradicate all life.

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Velocity WeaponTitle: Velocity Weapon Author: Megan E. O'Keefe Published: June by Orbit Books Blurb: Dazzling space battles, intergalactic politics, and rogue AI collide in Velocity Weapon, the first book in this epic space opera by award-winning author Megan O'Keefe.

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Why do so many sci fi games have rustic soundtracks?Why do sci-fi games like Hardspace: Shipbreakers, Outer Wilds, and Rebel Galaxy: Outlaw use rustic soundtracks?

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Read an Excerpt From Sia Martinez and the Moonlit Beginning of EverythingA Mexican American teen who discovers profound connections between immigration, folklore, and alien life& Were excited to share an excerpt from Sia Martinez and the Moonlit Beginning o...

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Noir FataleThe silky note of a saxophone. The echoes of a woman’s high heels down a deserted asphalt street.

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Book Review: Court of LionsSomaiya Daud ★★★★★ published: 6th August 2020spoilers? no Goodreads Two identical girls, one a princess, the other a rebel.

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Uncanny Magazine Launches Kickstarter For Year SevenFresh off of its win for Best Semiprozine at this years Hugo Awards, Uncanny Magazine has officially launched a Kickstarter campaign for its seventh year.

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Read an Excerpt From Legendborn, a Contemporary YA FantasyA residential program for bright high schoolers seems like the perfect escape for Bree Matthews—until she witnesses a magical attack her very first night on campus&.

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George RR Martin's 2020 Hugo Awards Controversy, ExplainedGame of Thrones George RR Martin author has responded to accusations of racism and transphobia during the virtual 2020 Hugo Awards ceremony.

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Hidden Sci-Fi Gems to Stream on NetflixNetflix has more shows available than you finish watching in a lifetime. So, it is better to follow a list than endlessly scroll through to find your next good watch.

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War storiesThis is the second-to-last post of my prototype audiobook files. This longer one is chapter two of "Friend and Ally," wherein Nichole 5 gets her first taste of war. There isn't much in the way of new character voices but there is a lot of action going on and I wanted to see if my voice could keep up with it all.

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The Cannibal and The Vegan: Part 1He eats kale. She eats people. But in their hearts, theyre just two kids wandering the apocalyptic wasteland of LA looking for someone to love.

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Game Report: Zone Alfa.Been rather busy recently with uni work so not had much time to do as much hobby stuff but I know where my priorities lie.

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Cut Off, By Adrianne Finlay ~ 3.5 StarsThanks to NetGalley and HMH Books for Young Readers for providing an eARC in exchange for an honest review.

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Star Trek: Voyager Rewatch: "Alter Ego"Alter Ego Written by Joe Menosky Directed by Robert Picardo Season 3, Episode 14 Production episode 155 Original air date: January 15, 1997 Stardate: 50460.3 Captains log.

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A science fiction mobile, Xiaomi patents a removable screen that works independentlyIn the description, it is not very clear what Xiaomi developers had in mind when they devised this patent, but the proposal is really interesting: instead of having a removable battery, the Chinese company proposes to have a removable display that would easily detach from the terminal.

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Under the Eye: "Seeds"Maybe June's lost what's left of her mind, I don't know, but it's the middle of the night, she wakes up, grabs the pile of clandestine letters she received in the package from Mayday and starts burning them in the sink.

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First ContactA brilliant flash of white slices through the unending void-black of space. Something, formless, and undefinable.

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10 Sci-Fi Movie Fates Worse Than DeathIf any of these happened to you, odds are you'd wish you were dead...

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The Magic of Translation: Interviewing Kiki's Delivery Service Author Eiko Kadono and Translator Emily BalistrieriIf you’re like me, the ongoing state of the world has meant a retreat into old childhood classics.

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OBFC, Week 32: "Heir Apparent"Written by Vivian Vande Velde Published: 2002 It was my fourteenth birthday, and I was arguing with a bus.

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ROSEWATER by Tade ThompsonRating: 3.5 / 5 ROSEWATER by Tade Thompson was the July book for the Deep Dark Reads buddy read on Instagram.

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Alice, the new Korean science fiction drama you'll loveMeet ‘Alice’, the new Korean drama starring actors Kim Hee Sun and Joo Won. This year has surprised lovers of Korean dramas, as new productions were released, with incredible casts and endearing stories, if you do not know what other series to watch, we have the solution for you.

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George R.R. Martin's Early Sci-fi StoriesOpening pages of George R.R. Martin's novelette, "A Song for Lya," from microfilm Many of us are aware that George R.R. Martin is the fantasy author who first started writing the epic Game of Thrones series more than twenty years ago.

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Where the Mandalas meet the machinesIt is the intersection of many different ideas that creates my work. Interestingly, since learning more about sustainability and the environment, I have come to take an approach where i’d like to see far fewer cars around.

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About 60% of a Good Episode — Star Trek: Lower Decks's "Second Contact"In the earliest days of screen entertainment, cartoons were the cool thing that you got before the movie started, produced by the great animators of Walt Disney and Warner Bros.

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The Minor GodsBlue Aster 6 was God. For a time. A tangible god; the first built by human hands.

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FLYING Doctor: Island HospitalNew series. The lives of staff and patients at the Princess Elizabeth Hospital in the Bailiwick of Guernsey.

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Aliens vs. Predator: RequiemIntroduction Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem is a 2007 American science fiction action film directed by the Brothers Strause in their directorial debut and written by Shane Salerno.

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Star*Line Magazine Wants Speculative Poetry from Black Authors for Historic IssueStar*Line issue 43.4 will exclusive feature Black voices, and the magazine wants your work! This week, the Science Fiction and Fantasy Poetry Association's flagship publication put out a call for submissions for its historic October issue, seeking science fiction, fantasy, and horror poetry from Black writers.

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Alien vs. PredatorIntroduction Alien vs. Predator is a 2004 science fiction action film written and directed by Paul W.

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‘Fantastical' FictionRead the latest OWU news releases, feature stories, and magazine articles here. Journalists are invited to contact the University's Director of Media and Community Relations for assistance with any interview, information, or image needs.

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Is Barbarian Prince the Supreme Achievement of Western Civilization?Howard: For some reason, I’ve been thinking a lot about solitaire gaming. I’d like to say that it has something to do with so many of us staying at home, but truthfully I’ve been a solitaire gamer for several years now.

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The Lurker in the MurkHumans accidentally create a mutant monster and must stop it before it kills all humankind.

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Lower Decks Review: "Second Contact"A majestic space station, a dazzling new ship, and a radiantly indiscriminate crew. An earnest young ensign and an irreverent, boisterous ensign.

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Immortal Wars: The Summoning Part 30 #fiction #throwbackPreviously on Immortal Wars.). Wars was the book I came up with and wrote in high school. I hadn’t even hit college by the time I wrote the first two books. That means I hadn’t developed my style yet, wasn’t good at self-editing,&.

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Sci-Fi Short Film: "L'Auxiliaire"Connect with DUST Website: for DUST newsletter: DUST on your TV: Available on Roku, Samsung TV, Apple TV, Android TV...

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51Time for that annual literary check-in: how am I doing? What am I doing? What havent I done yet?

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Free eBooks and Discovering a New AuthorFree eBooks are a great way to try out a new author and get a taste of their writing style.

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Order Online&.I purchased this book online last week and it finally arrived yesterday. The local bookstore that I normally frequent didnt have this book so I just ordered it online.

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DC Fandome Releases A Trailer To Get You Pumped For The First Ever DC Virtual ConFans of DC Comics and its various media had to have been disappointed that none of them were presented at San Diego Comic-Con's virtual con this year. Instead, the WarnerMedia DC empire is holding its own virtual con, DC Fandome, on August 22. This event will take place for 24 hours.

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The Ecology of Roshar: Flora and FaunaWelcome back to Roshar! I hope you enjoyed Part 2 of Deana’s incredible overview of Rosharan cuisine complete with recipes you can make at home.

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Book Review: Sisters of the Vast Black by Lina RatherTitle: Sisters of the Vast Black Author: Lina Rather Blurb: Years ago, Old Earth sent forth sisters and brothers into the vast dark of the prodigal colonies armed only with crucifixes and iron faith.

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Chuck Refuses To Experiment With Space Drugs  The 2020 EventHello Commons, here is chapter 7.5 of The 2020 Event - The Main Event-, a satirical novel about aliens that do psychedelic drugs and the subjective nature of reality.

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Martha Wells: Exit StrategyThe fourth novella in the delightful Murderbot series. Publication year: 2018 Format: ebook Page count on GoodReads: 176 Publisher: Tor After it found some information that would condemn the multiplanet corporation GrayCris, Murderbot is returning to its former...

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A Novel SuccessBlog, No. 402 Success can be measured in different ways and often comes with its own shadows of failure.

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The PredatorIntroduction The Predator is a 2018 American science fiction action film directed by Shane Black and written by Black and Fred Dekker.

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HBO Max Reveals A Trailer And Poster For Android Horror 'Raised By Wolves' Directed By Ridley ScottRevolves around two androids tasked with raising human children on a mysterious virgin planet. As the burgeoning colony of humans threatens to be torn apart by religious differences, the androids learn that controlling the beliefs of humans is a treacherous and difficult task.

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LV48 by Matt Doyle #bookreview #scifi #LGBTNew Hopeland City may be the birthplace of Tech Shifter gear, but it isn’t the only place that likes to blend technology with folklore.

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PredatorsIntroduction Predators is a 2010 American science fiction action film directed by Nimród Antal and starring Adrien Brody, Topher Grace, Alice Braga, Walton Goggins, and Laurence Fishburne.

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The Stars, My Brothers  Edmund Hamilton Edmund Hamilton was a Golden Age science fiction author who happened also to be the husband of Leigh Brackett.

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Predator 02Introduction Predator 02 is a 1990 American science fiction action film written by brothers Jim and John Thomas, directed by Stephen Hopkins, and starring Danny Glover, Ruben Blades, Gary Busey, María Conchita Alonso, Bill Paxton, and Kevin Peter Hall.

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Jurnee Smollett Says It's "Maddening" That The Racism In 'Lovecraft Country' Is Still A Problem TodayIn addition to being a major star-on-the-rise in Hollywood, Jurnee Smollett has been an activist for Black rights from a young age. As a child in 1992 , she was holding up signs after Rodney King's infamous beating. At 12, she was volunteering at a social justice nonprofit and by 18, she was its youngest board member. She has been actively...

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PredatorIntroduction Predator is a 1987 American science fiction action film directed by John McTiernan and written by brothers Jim and John Thomas.

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Alexandra Forever 2291 a€” Book One: The Strange Matter of the Red Dwarf by D.W. RichardsAlexandra Forever is a series of 8 fantasy novellas. The narrative follows a continuous and unified form of events that follow throughout the 8 books.

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Publishers and My Trust IssuesRemember this? I announced that my short story The Apollo Containment was to be published in the Black Hare Press anthology Lockdown Sci-Fi #3.

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Sci-Fi Hub: Vintage Sci-Fi, Hugo Awards, British SF Awards, and more!Here, Ive collected my links to all the various series of reviews related to science fiction.

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Caroline M. YoachimThe shopping district was crowded on a Sunday afternoon, and Vivian Watanabe was out running errands with her sixteen-year-old, Cass.

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Chapter 31: The One in which Ben Becomes a SecretBEN Last time we saw BEN&. Ben and Peter make their way through the tunnel under West Nine to the river.

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Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-GarciaSilvia Moreno-Garcias novel Mexican Gothic is set in 1950 Mexico. Noemi is an educated socialite from Mexico City who loves parties, dresses, and leading men on.

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The Phlebotomist by Chris PanatierAs a trained phlebotomist, I’m fully qualified to tell you that this book is bloody fun.

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James Webb TelescopeThe James Webb Telescope is finally heading towards completion after countless modifications and cost overruns.

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Ro NageyRo Nagey Longtime fan Ro Nagey died July 27 announced a friend on Facebook. She had been struggling with her health since the end of 2019, and in and out of the hospital for most of this year.

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Masked Filers Read SFF: Love BitesMasked Filer Kevin Hogan is reading Ry Herman’s Love Bites. Kevin’s original ambition was to get into the other series but it’s all good  I left this out when I wasnt reading it, but...

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Flash Gordon: Limited edition merchandise releasedTo celebrate four decades of Flash Gordon Vice Press is releasing limited edition posters, pins and a commemorative coin!

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Book Review: The A.I. Who Loved Me by Alyssa ColeSummary: Trinity Jordan leads a quiet, normal life: working from home for the Hive, a multifunctional government research center, and recovering from the incident that sent her into a tailspin.

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How did* this Doctor Who addiction start?The year is 1980. Im puttering around the house, local PBS station on in the background.

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The Hair Carpet Weavers a€¢ 1995 a€¢ SF novel by Andreas EschbachGerman SF books? You dont see them very often translated to a broader public in English.

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Flashback: SupergirlAfter three cinematic outings, Superman fatigue was settling in for audiences of the Man Of Steel.

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The Return Trip  Episode 112THE RETURN TRIP  Episode 112 &“My name eez Speedy and I weel be your driva for Blue Danube Tours& Roy grabs the arm of a scurrying native, “Does this bus stop at the Silver Seas...

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On Tour with New Release The Good for Nothings by Danielle Banas and Meet the Author #SciFi #YAThis is absolute delight. Come on. That cover, that title, the characters. And yes, Im a big Guardian of the Galaxy fan.

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Back to the authoring& Or, at least back to promoting my work& and hopefully&All right then. On another platform I did promise the first chapter of each of my first four books in the Camdens Follies Universe.

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Characters First, Stories Second. #Writing #Author #AdviceHi Jim, I was wondering if you talk a little bit about how you create characters for your book.

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Book Review: Deal with the Devil by Kit RochaI received a review copy from the publisher. This does not affect the contents of my review and all opinions are my own.

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The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes by Suzanne CollinsImage Source Bibliographic Information Title: The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes Author: Suzanne Collins ISBN: 978-1-33863-517-1 Publisher: Scholastic Press Copyright Date: May 19, 2020 Format: Hardcover Genres Fiction, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Dystopian Awards None Reading Level / Interest Level Young Adult Plot Summary This is a prequel to...

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What Im Reading  August 2020What Im Reading Now: Every Breath by Nicholas Sparks  Not my usual go to author, but I was out of stuff to read and this was on the available list on my library app.

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Killing Ouroboros: Thoughts on Harrow the NinthWell Folks, its just the week for personal essays I guess. I really tried hard to write a normal review of Harrow the Ninth, but I just couldnt because it just was such a personal rea...

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'Candyman's Nia DaCosta Set To Direct 'Captain Marvel 2'Tribeca Film Festival award-winner Nia DaCosta has landed the job of helming the sequel to Disney / Marvel Studios' 'Captain Marvel'. DaCosta's latest film is the remake of 'Candyman', executive produced by Jordan Peele, the release of which has been delayed until October 16, 2020, due to COVID-19. In 2018, her debut film, 'Little Woods',...

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Freeform's 'Siren' Won't Swim Back For A Fourth SeasonFreeform has canceled its mermaid fantasy-drama 'Siren' after three seasons. The Season 3 finale aired on May 28. 'Siren' made a splashy debut in 2018, becoming a breakout hit. Its second season was Freeform's most-watched show of 2019. But 'Siren' took a dive in the ratings in Season 3, although it remained Freeform's most-live-watched...

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Pixel Scroll 8/5/20 Please Pixel Your Scroll In The Form Of A QuestionDisney+ will premiere Mulan on its platform – at an extra charge to subscribers reports Variety.

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Candyman's Nia DaCosta will Reportedly Direct Captain Marvel 2It looks as though the sequel to Captain Marvel has a director: Nia DaCosta, who made her debut in 2018 with Little Woods and directed the forthcoming horror film Candyman.Â.

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Dumbledore's ArmyIn 2016, I put out an episode about how JK Rowling's themes in the Harry Potter series inspired a generation of progressive activists including Jackson Bird, who was the spokesperson for the Harry Potter Alliance.

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Showrunner Misha Green Says 'Get Out' And 'Lost' Paved The Way For 'Lovecraft Country'Showrunner Misha Green says that HBO's upcoming 'Lovecraft Country' would not exist had it not been for two previous hit projects - 'Get Out' and 'Lost'. It's no coincidence that 'Lovecraft Country' is executive produced by 'Get Out's director, Jordan Peele, and 'Lost's creator J.J. Abrams. So expect to see influences from both on 'Lovecraft...

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The Freeze-Frame Revolution ReviewThe Freeze-Frame Revolution By Peter Watts I received a free copy of The Freeze-Frame Revolution from the publisher in exchange for my honest opinion.

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Kindred  Octavia ButlerCraft: 14/30 Butler is not an exceptional writer, but she is solid. Yes, she of course pisses all over the likes of Asimov and Heinlein and but she is not competing with them.

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July 2020 in BooksAnd another and another and another&. Evening folks! I tried to make this post a few days ago but I apparently choose a time when WP decided it would not be working.

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The Snorgrammer Episode 1: Take a pill and do chores in your sleep!Melvin got divorced two summers ago. It wasn’t a messy separation because they had grown apart over five years of marriage and finally decided to sign the paperwork.

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Blood MachinesDirector: Seth Ickerman. Starring: Anders Heinrichsen, Elisa Lasowski, Christian Erickson Review Author:Â Tony It has certainly been awhile since I've written about a series but an exception had to be made for the 3 episode extravaganza, Blood Machines, recently released on the horror streaming service Shudder.

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On a SunbeamNew York: First Second. ISBN: 9781250178138 Genre: Science fiction / fantasy / Format: Graphic Novel Awards: Hugo Award Nominee for Best Graphic Story , Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Graphic Novel / Comics , Lambda Literary Award Nominee for LGBTQ Graphic Novels , Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards Nominee for Best Digital Comic , Dragon Award&.

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The City in the Middle of the NightGenre: Science fiction / Format: Prose novel Awards: Hugo Award Nominee for Best Novel , Locus Award for Best SF Novel , Goodreads Choice Award Nominee for Science Fiction.

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Tank DesignCombat reporter Bryce Monoghan peered between the train cars. At five-kilometers he could easily see the thirty-meter tall, alien walking war machine.

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One DayI sat in the earth one day. Amongst the roots and the worms, I shook hands with the moles and made friends with the rats.

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Delightfully eldritch, creepy storytelling from Frances Hardinge: DeeplightDeeplight, by Frances Hardinge, , $13.99, ISBN: Â 978-1509897568 Ages 12+. Taking place in a time and world where gods were earthbound monsters who killed themselves in battle, Deeplight is set on an island named for one of these&.

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The First Trailer for HBO Max's Raised by Wolves Teases Childrearing in a Bloody Post-Apocalyptic WastelandWarner Bros. has debuted the first trailer for its upcoming Ridley Scott-produced series, Raised by Wolves, which shows off how some of the last remains of humanity are being raised by androids on a distant planet, set to premiere on HBO Max next month.

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Ryan Reynolds Set To Star In Universal Monster Comedy 'Everyday Parenting Tips'Ryan Reynolds will star in a family monster comedy for Universal Pictures, based on Simon Rich's satirical short story "Everyday Parenting Tips," published in the New Yorker. Rich will pen the screenplay himself. 'Paddington's Paul King will direct. Phil Lord and Chris Miller are producing via their Lord Miller banner, along with Aditya...

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The Opposite of a Skeleton in the Closet: Alyssa Wong's "What My Mother Left Me"Welcome back to the Lovecraft reread, in which two modern Mythos writers get girl cooties all over old Howard’s sandbox, from those who inspired him to those who were inspired in turn.

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Circuitry and SynchronicityI recall standing with civilians as we watched the recovery mission through the projectors in R Sector, curious as to what the fragments could be due to the understanding that we were the only man-made craft this far out.

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CoNZealand Exhibits Hall Is Still Open  Art! Dealers! And More!Photo by Soon Lee CoNZealand wants to remind members that they can continue to access The Hall-O-Deck  The CoNZealand Exhibit Hall  through August 9.

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Read an Excerpt From Star DaughterThe daughter of a star and a mortal, Sheetal is used to keeping secrets& Were thrilled to share an excerpt from Star Daughter, the young adult fantasy debut from Shveta...

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Sputnik: What the new movie alien actually looks like, and whyDirector Egor Abramenko explains how he landed on the design for his new horror sci-fi movie, and what it took to avoid the Xenomorph designs from Alien and Predator predator aliens.

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Pew PewIt’s one of those old school horror co-op games. We have to survive a night in an insane asylum and find out what lurks in its haunted halls.

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Making the Magical Feel Human: Lobizona by Romina GarberManuela Azul doesn’t exist. Not on paper at least. She and her mother are undocumented immigrants from Argentina living in Miami.

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Joseph Gordon-Levitt talks up his new sci-fi thriller 'Project Power'Though he had already been a professional actor for almost a decade, most television viewers will remember Joseph Gordon-Levitt as Tommy, the youngest character on the 1996 series Third Rock from the Sun. Art house moviegoers probably first saw him as the revenge-minded Brendan in Brick. Popular films the busy actor has been in include...

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Denis Villeneuve on Dune's Current Status in the Editing RoomDenis Villeneuves Dune is still scheduled to hit theaters later this year on December 18th—provided theaters are open at that point in time.

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Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Reread a€” Typhon Pact: Raise the DawnTyphon Pact: Raise the Dawn David R. George III Publication Date: June 2012 Timeline: August-September 2383, September 2384, following Typhon Pact: Plagues of Night Progress: Ka-boom.

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Magical Movies Tour: Atlantis: The Lost EmpireI think that if Titan AE didn't exist,  Atlantis: The Lost Empire would have a bit more of a cult following, but the type of people who'd love it, already gave their hearts to Titan AE,  and didn't have room for this.

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10.0  Kentish and JaxKentish jumped up with a start. He had been so focussed on watching the alley he had missed Jax slowly making her way back towards him.

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The Umbrella Academy Is a Show About Growing Beyond Familial AbuseIf someone asked you what The Umbrella Academy was about, chances are you would use the word “family” somewhere in your description.

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Echo: A Dystopian Science Fiction NovelI telepathically beam to my Gray Alien comrade.Â.

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Dinosaur Bellows to Stave Off the Future, or, that's not how you should run a Hugo Awards ceremonyI linked previously to Cora Buhlert's excellent account from the viewpoint of a finalist nervously waiting to find out if they had to give an acceptance speech while George R.R. Martin went on and on.

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The Word for World Is Forest: Ecology, Colonialism, and the Protest MovementA biweekly series, The Ursula K. Le Guin Reread explores anew the transformative writing, exciting worlds, and radical stories that changed countless lives.

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Alligators in the Sewers Episode 4Episode Four On a sunny Saturday afternoon, Mark Kennedy woke up to the sound of his parents having an animated conversation about Donald Trump.

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DescentExcerpt from my new science fiction novel, working title: Behind the Veil.

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10 Awesome TV Shows From The Last DecadeThe last decade has been a major period for TV, with many shows becoming not just nice things to possibly watch; but rather must see viewing for anybody and everybody!

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The Backlog Books Review: The Telling by Ursula K. Le GuinDon’t tell my undergraduate professor who bought me Ursula Le Guin’s The Telling, oh, at least five years ago, that it’s taken me this long to read the book.

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Alien PredatorIntroduction Alien Predator is a 2018 action science fiction film by director Jared Cohn. Outline When a black ops team is sent to investigate the crash of an unidentified aircraft, they soon find themselves being hunted by the former occupants.

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The Huntington Announces Octavia E. Butler FellowshipThe Huntington Library, Art Museum, and Botanical Gardens—home to Octavia E. Butlers literary archive—has announced a fellowship named after the late science fiction giant, Locus reports.

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Living Water, Resurrection, and Aslan's Golden Back: Biblical Allusions in The Silver ChairPeople come to Narnia from many different places. Some find the religious metaphors overwhelming, others don’t notice them at all.

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Action Packed Sci-Fi: Golden SonSecond books in a trilogy can be a tricky thing. They have to follow the build up from the first book and still maintain the attention of the reader while continuing the story from where it last left off.

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Mulan Will Premiere On Disney+ for $30The Shang-less, Mushu-less, unmusical live-action remake of Disneys Mulan will now be without a traditional theatrical release as well.

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Alien SiegeIntroduction Alien Siege is a 2018 action science fiction film by director Rob Pallatina. Also known as Alien Siege  Angriffsziel Erde and Alien Predator.

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