Blade Runner 2019 # 6 Review – Voight-Kampff returns

It has been a while since the last issue of the Blade Runner 2019 comic series was released. It’s been since October that I have reviewed an issue, in that case it was issue # 4. That capped off book 1 and concluded the storyline of Blade Runner Aahna “Ash” Ashina attempting to undo the […]

Review of The Incal by Jodorowsky and Moebius

Before I started reading The Incal I had no idea what to expect. A legendary graphic novel from the early 80s made by a filmmaker who had once attempted to adapt Frank Herbert’s Dune. As I know a little bit about Alejandro Jodorowsky‘s attempt at Dune I gambled The Incal would be one crazy ride […]

Star Wars The Rise of Kylo Ren Issue 3 Review

In January I reviewed the issue 2 of The Rise of Kylo Ren comic series. I gave it the thumbs up as I enjoyed the return of Lor San Tekka. Ben apprenticeship to Luke was also fascinating to see. In issue 3 of The Rise of Kylo Ren we finally see Ben Solo join the […]

Review of Kursk 1943 by Dr. Roman Toeppel

It is not often that I review books not related to Science Fiction. Last year I gave a glowing review of Zach-Like which described the history and puzzles of Zachtronics games. Besides that I have reviewed a few Computer Science books. Yet, I keep a strong fascination with history. The two World Wars that fought […]

Review Issue 1 Star Wars Darth Vader (2020)

Earlier in January Marvel Comics started a new Star Wars comics series. Path of Destiny (or Star Wars 2020) follows events immediately after the duel between Luke and Darth Vader. Luke has to deal with the knowledge that Vader is his father. He also lost his hand and lightsaber. Two issues have been released so […]

Review of Neil Gaiman’s The Sandman: Preludes & Nocturnes

For almost a decade I have been an avid reader of everything published by author Neil Gaiman. From Stardust to American Gods and Good Omens – I have read it all. Except, I did not read the graphic novel with which the author established his career – The Sandman. It wasn’t long ago I would […]

Game preview: System Shock 2020

One of the most influential games of all time is System Shock from 1994. Developed by LookingGlass Technologies it had big names such as Warren Spector attached. Unlike other first-person 3D games it focused more on RPG elements and complex storyline. A mixture that has become a staple of nearly all non-twitch shooters. That said, […]

Star Wars (2020) #2 Review Path of Destiny Part 2

Early in January Marvel started a new Star Wars comic series – Path of Destiny. If you have not yet read that issue then go on to my review. The comic series is also referred to as Star Wars 2020, which is what I will be using. The writer is Charles Soule and so far […]

Review: Bone Silence by Alastair Reynolds

Bone Silence is the third and last book in the Revenger Universe after Revenger and Shadow Captain. These two books introduced some interesting mysteries that hinge on a number of elements found throughout the works of Alastair Reynolds. In this series humanity lives in an altered solar system devoid of large planetary bodies. Instead there […]