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Star Trek And Transformers Will Collide In Comics

Trekkies get ready to come face to face with Transformers. Publishers, IDW, have confirmed that the two franchises are set for a collision course this Autumn. The Transformers and will meet Star Trek characters from the 1970s animated series! To Boldly Transform Star Trek vs. Transformers will launch in Septber from John Barber (Transformers: Unicron), […]

You Should Watch… Arrival

Released late last year, Arrival is a sci-fi drama directed by Sicario director Denis Villeneuve. Starring Amy Adams and Jeremy Renner, alongside Forest Whitaker, the story centres around linguistic professor Louise Banks (Adams) as she tries to communicate with a mysterious alien arrival. Personally, this was probably the best film I saw last year. I was […]

Parasyte -the maxim ‘Kiseijū Sei no Kakuritsu’ – Otaku Review

Parasyte -the maxim (寄生獣 セイの格率 Kiseijū: Sei no Kakuritsu) is the anime adaptation of the 1980’s manga series Parasyte. The series, produced by Madhouse, first aired in 2014, over twenty years after the manga was first published. Parasyte -the maxim ran for 24 episodes before wrapping in 2015. The final English dub episode aired last year. Infection The […]

You Should Watch… The Expanse

The Expanse is a SyFy-helmed show based on a series of books by James S. A. Corey, though it was recently bought by Netflix (can I get a hallelujah?). The first novel in the series, Leviathan Wakes, was nominated for a Hugo Award for Best Novel in 2012 which is a good indication right off the bat as […]

Who-lloween – Scariest Doctor Who Episodes

Personally, there’s no better way to spend a Halloween night-in than watching some classic horror flicks with some heart-attack-inducing goodies and a cushion on stand-by just in case. However, classic, gorey or traditional horror of any kind may not be everyone’s cup of tea. So, to offer an alternative spooky night-in for the more sci-fi inclined, […]

Arena (1989) – Screen Savers

Arena was released in 1989, directed by Peter Manoogian and made by Empire Productions. The company that also produced such classics as Re-Animator and Robot Jox. The film has only two and a half stars on IMDb and only one and a half on RottenTomatoes (well, 32%) but I enjoyed it, it earned four stars […]