Articles Posted in the " News " Category


  • Hugos and Puppies, the 2015 Short Fiction Nominees

      When I wrote, in my review of the Nebula nominees, that the awards this year could prove quite political…I had no idea the extent to which that would prove true. Most of you are, no doubt, well aware of the slate voting and Sad/Rapid Puppies in this year’s Hugo nominations. (If not, visit George […]



  • “Captain America: Civil War” Might As Well Be Called Avengers 3

    Marvel Studios announced today that they had commenced principal photography on Captain America: Civil War, at Pinewood Studios in Atlanta, GA. The production is set to shoot on location in Atlanta, as well as Germany, Puerto Rico, and Iceland, and is due to be released in the US on May 6, 2016. After reviewing the current […]


  • Joss Whedon Backlash: Wading Through The Muck to Find Meaning

    If you’ve been on the Internet at all since Avengers: Age of Ultron was released you’ve probably noticed that all is not well in the Marvel fandom. The release of Age of Ultron seemed to cause a massive rift among fans. These tensions reached their boiling point when Director/Writer Joss Whedon deactivated his Twitter account. […]


  • Days of the Wolf NJ: Tyler Hoechlin & Ian Bohen Highlights

    Last weekend in New Jersey, Creation Entertainment held its second of three Teen Wolf conventions this year. (The first, in Burbank, was in March and the third, in Chicago, is coming up in June.) Guests included Tyler Posey, Tyler Hoechlin, Arden Cho, Dylan Sprayberry, Ian Bohen, and Linden Ashby, with resident emcee Orny Adams leading the […]


  • Junjo Romantica Anime Season 3 Coming This July!

    Fans of yaoi better get ready for another season of the Junjo Romantica anime! The third season of this exceptionally awesome anime will debut this July, and I can’t wait. According to AnimeNewsNetwork, the voice cast from the previous season will be reprising their respective roles. Even though I can only understand a couple of […]


  • Queen’s Rebellion: A Human-Sized Convention on Arrow & The Flash

    If I were to compare the Queen’s Rebellion convention to San Diego Comic Con, SDCC would be the Hulk and Queen’s Rebellion would be Ant-Man. Queen’s Rebellion was organized by Alpha Events, a company that specializes in small conventions across Germany for shows like Teen Wolf, The Vampire Diaries or Pretty Little Liars. In this case, […]


  • Fierce Females of TV at C2E2

    Con-goers in Chicago were treated to panel that touched on double standards, feminism, and what it means to be a female on television with C2E2’s Fierce Females of TV. The panel featured Maria Doyle Kennedy (Orphan Black), Jewel Staite (Firefly), Leah Pipes (The Originals), Neve McIntosh (Doctor Who) and was moderated by Claire Kramer (Buffy […]


  • K. J. Parker Revealed! And He’s Releasing a Serial

    In a surprise announcement last week, the mysterious writer known as  K. J. Parker revealed his identity as comedic fantasy writer Tom Holt. It had long been known that Parker was a pen name for a successful writer who wanted to write in a different vein, though who that writer was had been kept a […]