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OMG – Would Tarantino to do a Star Trek movie!?

What would you say if Quentin directed the next Star Trek? Would it be a good thing or would it detract too much from the original Roddenberry vision?

Oh no! The Good Place will end after Season 4!

It was announced via Twitter (by the series creator Michael Schur) that one of NBC’s coolest comedy shows will end after 4 seasons. Since we have only just completed a very popular and…

Almost Back – Current Status and Plans

Latest news concerning the re-development of the site – 31st May 2019

Latest Show Reviews

Futurama: S03E10: Where The Buggalo Roam

At any rate, this episode is one of those great filler (read:non Leela/Fry storyline advancing) eps that’s just plain entertaining. I always love it when Bender sings and Kif happens to be one of…

Battlestar Galactica: Transcripts: S03E07: A Measure of Salvation

Transcript of the Battlestar Galactica, A Measure of Salvation episode. Undertaken by Ryan Bechtell

Futurama: S03E05: The Bird-bot Of Ice-catraz

Bender and Fry are kicking back in front of the tube, conspicuously consuming and generating vast amounts of waste, when Leela comes in on an environmental kick

Movie Reviews

Star Trek Into Darkness

When the crew of the Enterprise is called back home, they find an unstoppable force of terror from within their own organisation….

Iron Man 3

Plagued with worry and insomnia since saving New York from destruction, Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.), now, is more dependent on the suits that give him his Iron Man persona — so much so that…

Man of steel

A young boy learns that he has extraordinary powers and is not of this Earth. As a young man, he journeys to discover where he came from and what he was sent here to do. But the hero in him must…

Sci Fi Book Reviews


An Anthology of Speculative Fiction set in Manchester Paperback – 21 Oct 2015. This is a really interesting and fun way to spend a couple of hours. The book (available via Amazon &#8211…

The Empty Land – The First Volume of The Shadow Histories

The Empty Land is the first of six books in the Shadow Histories series by A Murti Schofield

The Empty Land – The First Volume of The Shadow Histories

A short review of the Empty Land, the first of six books in the Shadow Histories series by A. Murti Schofield

Game Reviews


Hitman is a stealth video game developed by IO Interactive. The game was published by Square Enix for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One in an episodic format, starting in March 2016

Grand Theft Auto V

Flying planes, riding bikes off cliffs and opening parachutes etc., it gets bit too epic and for me it started to get a bit silly. 

XBox One

Xbox is just another gaming console – It’s really good, but there are lots to chose from (and even the new Google Stadia to consider). This review is more about getting you to consider gaming as…

Highest Rated

Red Dwarf: S05E06: Back to Reality

I can’t think of any science fiction TV show as funny or as innovative.  For me, it was perfect!

Futurama: S03E07: The Day The Earth Stood Stupid

This episode has lots of visual gags, a full plot and great visual presence.  The reference to Fry being a “child of destiny” serves to foreshadow…

Farscape: S02E04: Crackers Don’t Matter

Wow! This was a great episode, and hysterically funny, albeit a little sad at the end. It was interesting to see the extent that John and the…