Sci-Fi Books

'Star Wars' Anthology Includes Stories Told From the POV of a Mouse Droid and Dead Obi-Wan

There is no shortage of Star Wars stories out there for hardcore fans who aren't satiated by the movies alone, and that reading list...

Andrew LaSane
Friday, 15 September 2017 - 11:25AM

Dr. Phil Frana Explores the Past, Present, and Future of Matter Duplicators

  We previously interviewed Dr. Phil Frana about digital immortality, memory, and sci-fi utopias, but his presentation at Escape...

Chris Mahon
Sunday, 03 September 2017 - 8:17PM

Legendary Sci-Fi Author Joe Haldeman Tells the Story Behind 'The Forever War'

Joe Haldeman’s guest panel at Escape Velocity 2017 started with a short, sweet introduction from Charles Hildebrant, from the Museum...

Chris Mahon
Sunday, 03 September 2017 - 11:35AM

Science Fiction Author Brian W. Aldiss Passes Away at 92

Award-winning science fiction author Brian W. Aldiss passed away on Saturday, August 19th, his family confirmed today via Twitter. ...

Carolyn Cox
Friday, 25 August 2017 - 6:55PM

Review: 'The God Peak' by Patrick Hemstreet Walks the Line Between Sci-Fi and Techno-Thriller

The God Peak is one of those rare, ambitious titles that runs the boundary between being a techno-thriller, hard sci-fi, and...

Chris Mahon
Tuesday, 22 August 2017 - 2:08PM

Sci-Fi Author Patrick Hemstreet Talks About VR, Neuroscience, and His New Book, 'The God Peak'

Patrick Hemstreet might just be the most interesting man in the world--he's a neuroscientist, author, entrepreneur, former comedian,...

Chris Mahon
Wednesday, 16 August 2017 - 3:04PM

'Deadpool' Director Tim Miller to Direct the New 'Neuromancer' Movie

It's hard not to think of the unexpected departure of director Tim Miller from Deadpool 2 in terms of a messy breakup. Ryan Reynolds...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 10 August 2017 - 10:33AM

Neill Blomkamp Will Return to Cinema to Direct the Sci-Fi Thriller 'The Gone World'

Fans of District 9, Elysium, and the recent internet phenomenon Oats Studio rejoice! Neill Blomkamp is returning to making...

Matthew Loffhagen
Tuesday, 01 August 2017 - 10:07AM

HBO's 'Fahrenheit 451' Photo Shows the Dystopian Firemen Burning Books

First published way back in 1953, Ray Bradbury's iconic novel Fahrenheit 451 has always managed to stay relevant. Because at any given...

Jonathan Kesh
Thursday, 20 July 2017 - 8:34PM

The Must-Watch Interview for George R.R. Martin & Stephen King Fans

The Season 7 premiere of Game of Thrones is less than a month away, and to celebrate, we're revisiting this amazing conversation...

Sara Barry
Friday, 23 June 2017 - 4:15PM

9 Freaky Predictions from Dystopian Novels That Have Come True

Dystopias are easy to come by these days. Whatever your anxiety about modern living may be, there’s a dystopian novel based around...

Early Bird Books
Wednesday, 14 June 2017 - 2:56PM

Interview: Sci-Fi Author Dan Koboldt Talks About 'Okja' and the Future of Genetics

Anybody who's ever watched a sci-fi movie with friends knows that half the fun of walking out of the theater is arguing over which...

Chris Mahon
Friday, 09 June 2017 - 4:07PM

HBO's 'Fahrenheit 451' Movie Adds 'The Mummy' Star Sofia Boutella

There's something to be said about a TV movie version of Ray Bradbury's Fahrenheit 451, a groundbreaking novel that just so...

Jonathan Kesh
Wednesday, 07 June 2017 - 8:38PM

Interview: Sci-Fi Author Nicky Drayden Talks About Her Trippy Debut Novel, "The Prey of Gods'

When people hear the terms "sci-fi" and "South Africa" in the same sentence, the knee-jerk reaction is to say "Oh, like District...

Chris Mahon
Friday, 02 June 2017 - 4:31PM

Review: Sci-Fi Novel "The Prey of Gods" Is a Mind-Bending Vision of Hallucinogenics, AI, and Zulu Gods

A professor of mine once said that the best stories teach you things--how sand dunes change the ecology of a planet (Dune), how to...

Chris Mahon
Friday, 02 June 2017 - 3:20PM

Jedi Master Mace Windu Returns in a New 'Star Wars' Comic Series

Whenever Samuel L. Jackson is involved, from The Avengers to Pulp Fiction, you know he's going to be effortlessly cool. Mace Windu is...

Kat Stubing
Thursday, 18 May 2017 - 9:30PM

Author John Chu Talks Cybernetics, Short Fiction, and Sci-Fi

As "a microprocessor architect by day, a writer, translator, and podcast narrator by night," John Chu's already a quadruple threat....

Chris Mahon
Wednesday, 19 April 2017 - 5:12PM

Comic Book Artist Gary Gianni Gives a Behind-the-Scenes Look at 'Hellboy: Into the Silent Sea'

While I was talking to Gary Gianni, the illustrator of the new Hellboy comic Into the Silent Sea, he brought up a quote from Adam...

Chris Mahon
Tuesday, 18 April 2017 - 4:04PM

'Star Wars' Villain Captain Phasma Gets the Spotlight in New Comic Series

Captain Phasma was a tragically underused villain in Star Wars: The Force Awakens — considering how heavily she appeared in the...

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 16 April 2017 - 1:38PM

'The X-Files' Cast Reunites for a Creepy New Audiobook

After several years of nothing happening, the recent tenth season of The X-Files proved that the series is still out there. And while...

Jonathan Kesh
Monday, 10 April 2017 - 7:45PM