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Star Wars Galaxy Map

It’s not quite a Key Map, but this 50,000 parsec view map of the Star Wars galaxy should be enough to get you in the neighborhood. It also shows that Tatooine is indeed [...]

January 15, 2009 // 3 Comments

Labyrinth: Sing Along with David Bowie!

Kevin Maher’s latest SciFI Department video reveals a phenomenon of which I was unaware that is apparently sweeping the nation: movie theater screenings of the 1986 [...]

January 15, 2009 // 5 Comments

Tube Bits for 01/15/2009

The big news of the day (well, yesterday): John Scalzi is now a creative consultant for Stargate Universe. Excellent, a real life SF author actually working on a SF series! [...]

January 15, 2009 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 1/15/09

Interviews & Profiles: @SCI FI Wire: Andrew Stanton, director of the upcoming (in 3 years!) John Carter of Mars. Meanwhile, The Crotchety Old Fan offers a John Carter of [...]

January 15, 2009 // 0 Comments

RIP: Ricardo Montalban

More sad news today… Yahoo is reporting that Actor Ricardo Montalban has died at 88 years of age. Montalban acting credits are extensive (Fantasy Island, Escape from [...]

January 14, 2009 // 4 Comments

RIP: Patrick McGoohan

Sad news… Yahoo and others are reporting that Actor/Director/Producer Patrick McGoohan has passed away at age 80. Just one month ago I wrote a short biography for [...]

January 14, 2009 // 2 Comments

TOC: Interzone #220

The contents of Interzone #220 have been posted: Stories: “Monetized” by Jason Stoddard “Sinner, Baker, Fabulist, Priest; Red Mask, Black Mask, Gentleman, [...]

January 14, 2009 // 0 Comments

TOC: Asimov’s February 2009

Asimov’s has posted the table of contents (with samples) for the February 2009 issue: Novella: “Pelago” by Judith Berman Short Stories: “Colliding [...]

January 14, 2009 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 1/14/09

Interviews & Profiles: @SCI FI Wire: C.J. Cherryh (Regenesis) and Felix Gilman (Gears of the City). @BookSpot Central: Chris Roberson (Cinderella: From Fabletown with [...]

January 14, 2009 // 2 Comments

Tube Bits for 01/14/08

The final, final season of Battlestar Galactica starts this Friday. Crave Online has an interview with producer David Eick about Galactica‘s journey to this point. He [...]

January 14, 2009 // 4 Comments

SF Tidbits for 1/13/09

Gavin J. Grant & Kelly Link have announced that there will not be a new edition of The Year’s Best Fantasy and Horror this year. (Although their post sounds like [...]

January 13, 2009 // 1 Comment

Tube Bits for 01/13/2009

Just over one week till LOSTmas and to help you get by, here is an interview with the awesome Michael Emerson (Ben Linus) from NY Magazine. Depending on your tolerance, there [...]

January 13, 2009 // 0 Comments

Books Received: January 12, 2009

Here are the books and magazines we received this past week. Related posts: Books Received: February 2, 2009 Books Received: March 9, 2009 Books Received: February 15, 2010 [...]

January 12, 2009 // 2 Comments

SF Tidbits for 1/12/09

John Klima and Christopher Rowe have created The Gene Wolfe Book Club, devoted to reading one of Gene Wolfe’s Solar Cycle books every month throughout 2009. This would [...]

January 12, 2009 // 2 Comments

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