Star Trek Picard S01E01 Review

As optimistic as I have been for a Jean-Luc Picard series I have also worried. Does one of my favorite TV characters really need another adventure? And is this show not just an attempt by CBS to make up for what fans consider to be a mild disappointment with regards to Discovery? And yet, how […]

The Witcher and why you should watch it!

Now that Game of Thrones has ended after 8 season every major streaming outlet is looking for a successor. Netflix is well placed with shows such as Stranger Things and Altered Carbon. Yet, one franchise fans have been looking forward is The Witcher. Based on the novels of Andrzej Sapkowski it first came to my […]

The Orville and why you should watch it!

For a long time I have wanted to watch The Orville. The show created by comedian Seth MacFarlane has been on air since 2017. So far has seen the release of two seasons. Right from the start the series has been billed as one harkening back Star Trek TOS and The Next Generation. And with […]

Review of BBC’s Dracula Ep 1 The Rules of the Beast

For some time I have been looking forward to the Dracula mini-series co-produced by the BBC and Netflix. It’s that time of the year I am in the mood for a dark and mysterious journey to Transylvania. Dracula is being produced by Mark Gatiss and Steven Moffat who previously developed Sherlock. Dracula is based on […]

A Happy 2020 from SciFiEmpire.net

2019 has finally passed and so has the decade. I wanted to wish every reader a happy new year and may 2020 and the next decade be successful for everyone. Today I thought I would write this post to look back on 2019 and detail my plans for 2020. I hope it will encourage you […]

2020 Most Anticipated Sci-Fi Series

As a follow-up to my previous article I now list 2020 Most Anticipated Sci-Fi Series. As with the list of Sci-Fi I limit the number of superhero series as well as sci-fi – so that excludes anything with zombies, wands, teen-angst and Doctor Who. For the most part this list won’t surprise may people, but […]

Wishing you a happy Christmas, from SciFiEmpire.net

I wanted to wish every reader of SciFiEmpire.net a happy Christmas. This website celebrated 2019 as its eight anniversary and so far this year has been its best. I changed the format from writing just reviews to do more opinion articles and in-depth technical articles. I also added articles about science fiction comics: most notably […]

The Expanse Season 4 preview – Amazon takes a risk

In just two weeks The Expanse season 4 will be released. The series, based on the continuing novels of authors James S. A. Corey is often described as Game of Thrones set in space. I suppose that alone makes it worth watching – and it is. but the description hardly does it justice. It goes […]

Happy Thanksgiving + some Black Friday tips

I wanted to wish everybody a happy Thanksgiving. It is the day that officially kicks off the holiday season with roasted turkey dinners, marshmallows and excessive spending. Or last least, if you follow the Black Friday craze. For those that do I have a few special tips on what you might spend your money on. […]

The Mandalorian Chapter 3 The Sin Review

So far every episode of The Mandalorian has been a delight. Episode 3 – The Sin – deals with the aftermath of Mando brining back his bounty to The Client (played by Werner Herzog). Despite the handsome payment Mando shows doubt. The Client senses this and warns the scientist with his small imperial cadre to […]