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  • Evolving Science Fiction: Earth, Space, and Dystopia

    Science fiction narratives typically reflect society’s concerns about the future. These are heavily influenced by the era that the piece of media is created in, and the common themes of the genre tend to shift as society’s fears change over time. The early 20th century had a strong focus on creatures from outer space invading our […]


  • Queer Fantasy and Science Fiction Webcomic Recommendations

    I like webcomics. For their creators, who often aren’t seen as publishable by mainstream comic presses, they offer access to an audience without having to compromise their aesthetic or goals. Audiences get the benefit of accessing them for free, though I would encourage fans to offer donations whenever possible. There are a few downsides. Updates can be be […]


  • Queer Heroes of Science Fiction and Fantasy

    Queer characters on television, while becoming more prevalent, are very seldom the solo protagonists of their own show. If a queer character is featured, it’d typically part of an ensemble cast (Modern Family, Glee) or featured on a show where their sexual identity is the premise (Will and Grace, Queer as Folk). There are exceptions to the […]



  • Locus Award for Short Fiction, 2014 Finalists

    After the drama of the Puppy-tinted Hugos, the Locus Award finalists are an abrupt departure from that list. On the short fiction front, there isn’t a single finalist that overlaps with the Hugo nominees. More interestingly, these finalists do not overlap at all with the Nebulas, either, so this year we have three completely different […]


  • 2014 Nebula Nominees, Short Fiction

    The members of the Science Fiction Writers of America are voting this month on the winners of the Nebulas for the best writing in a variety of categories. Even for those who aren’t part of the SFWA, these are awards to watch to find some of the best writers in the genre today. In recent […]


  • An Interview With Brian Remus: Science Genius Web Series Creators

    Brian Remus: Science Genius is a project that has a great potential of becoming a funny and entertaining web series, focused around misfortunes of Brian Remus, who gets his dream job of running his own science show at a public broadcast station, but faces difficulties he couldn’t imagine. Recently, I had an opportunity to have an interview […]



  • You Can Pee In Death Stranding and That’s a Thing

    A new six minute game play trailer for Hideo Kojima’s Death Stranding has dropped and apparently taking a wee is part of game play. So of course we are discussing it.  Of course. Read our before commenting. Please do not copy our content in whole to other websites. Linkbacks are encouraged.