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Fantasy Author J.M. McDermott to Fund Steampunk Novel ‘Straggletaggle’ Via Kickstarter


Author J. M. McDermott is using kickstarter for a new steampunk/dark fantasy novel called Straggletaggle. He is the author of critically-acclaimed work including Last Dragon, The Dogsland Trilogy, and Maze.  Last Dragon was #6 on Amazon.com’s Year’s Best SF/F of 2008, on the Crawford Prize shortlist, and on Locus Magazine’s Recommended Reading List for Debuts. [...]

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Star Wars

Episode VII: Millennium Falcon Awesome Detail Work


photo-jjabramsStar Wars director J.J. Abrams and Batman/Superman director Zack Snyder have been at war with one another!

And here is their newest battle! Featuring the first video of the Falcon! And…

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Your New Favorite Sport: Historical Longsword Fighting


I don’t go to the gym. I get bored far too easily. Shuffling around from machine to machine or hefting free weights over and over bores the devil out of me. It’s agony. I used to try to make myself go, but then I started Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. Now I’m getting all the exercise I need.
I’ve [...]

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Kat Su’s ‘Crap Taxidermy’/Five Hideous Handmade Horrors From Sci Fi and Fantasy


Kat Su’s ‘Crap Taxidermy’/Five Hideous Handmade Horrors From Sci Fi and Fantasy

Welcome to the first installment of  “A Book In Mind”, a new feature in which I take a book that isn’t necessarily science fiction or fantasy and write an SF/F feature inspired by its contents. Today’s book is Kat Su’s Crap Taxidermy.
Kat Su’s famous(ly) horrific blog CrappyTaxidermy.com is ground zero for photos from a particularly [...]

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Star Wars

Star Wars HoloNet Digest #69: September 3-17, 2014


Suvudu Star Wars contributor Eric Geller brings you a roundup of Star Wars news from September 3-17, 2014.

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Star Wars

Ralph McQuarrie’s Concept Art Convinced Anthony Daniels to Play Star Wars Droid C-3PO


Entertainment Weekly has a marvelous interview with Anthony Daniels, the actor who has portrayed Star Wars droid C-3PO for forty years. (Not that I needed to tell you that, right?)
You really get a sense for who Daniels is as a person and the method behind his creative decisions, and there’s plenty of behind the scenes [...]

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New Releases: 9/16/14


New Releases: 9/16/14

HARDCOVER
Brian Froud’s Faeries’ Tales by Wendy Froud and Brian Froud
Last Plane to Heaven: The Final Collection by Jay Lake
Mr. Wicker by Maria Alexander
The Golem of Hollywood by Jonathan Kellerman and Jesse Kellerman
PAPERBACK
Anno Dracula: Johnny Alucard by Kim Newman
Dragon Age – Last Flight by Liane Merciel
Forge of Darkness (Kharkanas Trilogy) by Steven Erikson
Gideon Smith and the [...]

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SF & Fantasy

Temeraire Cosplay Photos & A Surprise


novik-uprootedAuthor Naomi Novik recently traveled to Atlanta, GA for DragonCon.

While there she met Temeraire cosplayers! Make the jump to see them as well as get a surprise!

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