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December 2004

SFSignal – 2004 In Review

December 31, 2004 // 4 Comments

Since John did a retrospective on his SF experiences of 2004, I thought I’d take a look at the big, blue SFS’ 2004 went, both in terms of content and traffic. It [...]


December 30, 2004 // 2 Comments

Continuing the tradition started last year, this is a year-end wrap up for my sf/fantasy/horror experiences for 2004. These are not necessarily things that first appeared [...]

Free SF!

December 29, 2004 // 2 Comments

Author Mike Brotherton has released his Star Dragon novel under a Creative Commons Licenese and it is downloadable, for free, in a variety of tasty formats. I’ve never [...]

REVIEW: Cordelia’s Honor

December 29, 2004 // 0 Comments

REVIEW SUMMARY: Oustanding, simply one of the best. MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: These two books follow the character of Cordelia Naismith as she meets her husband and begins [...]

Sin City Trailer

December 28, 2004 // 0 Comments

No, not Las Vegas, but a movie adaptation of a comic book. Apple has the newest trailer available. Wow, what an interesting looking film. I may put this one on the ‘to [...]

POLL RESULTS: Quality of a Film Adaptation

December 27, 2004 // 0 Comments

Here are the results of the latest SF Signal poll. QUESTION In general, do you dismiss the quality of a film adapted from a book before seeing the film? RESULTS &nbsp(12 [...]

Snowing in Houston

December 24, 2004 // 5 Comments

I am sure this probably does not really fit the category of Sci Fi but its still a bit odd to see it actually snowing in Houston. And it feels a bit more like Christmas for [...]

The physics of Santa

December 24, 2004 // 1 Comment

Some researchers have spent some time figuring out if its physically possible for Santa to travel around the world on a single evening, and the results are found here. The [...]

More Bunny Theater

December 23, 2004 // 3 Comments

This time, _It’s a Wonderful Life in 30 seconds. With bunnies. In case you didn’t know or couldn’t tell by the [...]

From Farscape to SG-1

December 23, 2004 // 3 Comments

Both Ben Browder and Claudia Black join the Stargate SG-1 this next season. It should be interesting to see how he fits into this series. And before somebody makes a snide [...]


December 23, 2004 // 1 Comment

You know you wanted it, now you can have it. A gallery of pulp SF magazine covers containing Babes in Space! I bet Pete has already hit the [...]

Website Facelifts

December 22, 2004 // 2 Comments

‘Tis the season to get facelifts, Fa-la-la-la-la La-la-la-la! Two sf-relates websites got facelifts this week: the newly redesigned SciFi Wire (The Sci Fi [...]


December 22, 2004 // 0 Comments

Another edition of The Internet Review of Science Fiction is available, featuring: Editorial: Looking Forward Interview: Arvid Nelson (co-creator of Rex Mundi comic book [...]

SF Video Games

December 22, 2004 // 0 Comments

Over at Locus Magaine Online Lucius Cook has written a piece about Science Fiction Video [...]

Horror Movie Trailers Aplenty

December 21, 2004 // 1 Comment

Seems like horror movies are not is short supply. Witness trailers for The Ring 2, The Amityville Horror (remake) and High Tension. I bet they’re still nowhere near as [...]

Two Thumbs Up…In Spaaaaace!

December 21, 2004 // 0 Comments points us to an article by serious sf fanboy Rober Ebert about growing up with science fiction. Did you know he was buds with Charles Emmerson Winchester [...]

SFSignal…Now with Basic PDA Support!

December 20, 2004 // 8 Comments

View SFSignal on the go with the PDA-friendly URL Basically, it’s the same home page as the normal version, but the left and right [...]
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