Rockstar Book Tours: Robison Wells Gives Us Insight on the Influences Behind His Upcoming Sci-Fi Novel “Dark Energy”

Dark Energy Author: Robison Wells Release Date: March 29, 2016 Publisher: HarperTeen Formats: Hardcover, eBook Genre(s): Young Adult, Science Fiction Goodreads | Amazon | Barnes & Noble | iBooks Aliens are pretty awesome. They open up an incredible opportunity for storytelling and in the hands of someone like Robison Wells you’ve got to imagine you’re in […]

Defeating Alien Overlords is only the Beginning in Paknadel & Trakhanov’s Turncoat #1

Paknadel & Trakhanov’s Turncoat #1 Author: Alex Paknadel Artists: Artyom Trakhanov Release Date: March 16, 2016 Publisher: BOOM! Studios Genre(s): Dark Sci-fi, Noir Rating: ★★★★☆ Review Spoilers: Mild I am an unabashed fan of Alex Paknadel’s writing. His ability to take common genre tropes and expectations and turn them inside out makes him one of my favorite […]

‘Last Sons of America’ Highlights Lowkey Sci-Fi & Brotherly Bonding

Last Sons of America #1 Author: Phillip Kennedy Johnson Artists: Matthew Dow Smith Release Date: November 11, 2015 Publisher: BOOM! Studios Genre(s): Sci-Fi Rating: ★★★☆☆ Review Spoilers:  Mild Last Sons of America will easily draw comparisons to Children of Men with its infertility issues, the twist here being that a biological attack of Agent Pink on […]

Rockstar Book Tours: ‘An Inheritance of Ashes’ is a Delightful Standalone Fantasy

An Inheritance of Ashes Author: Leah Bobet Release Date: October 6, 2015 Publisher: Clarion Books Source: Rockstar Book Tours, Clarion Books Genre(s): Young Adult, Fantasy, Science Fiction Rating: ★★★★☆ Review Spoilers: Low Goodreads | Amazon |BN | iBooks I’ve really been enjoying the recent resurgence in young adult fantasy. As someone who grew up with Harry Potter, fantasy […]

Broken World #1 Reveals A World We Want More Of

Broken World #1 Author: Frank J. Barbiere Artist: Christopher Peterson, Marissa Louise Release Date: June 3, 2015 Publisher: BOOM! Studios Source: BOOM! Studios DRC Genre(s): Sci-Fi Rating: ★★★★☆ Review Spoilers:  Mild The premise behind Broken World isn’t exactly earth shattering (terrible pun totally intended), but the immediacy of the extinction event – an asteroid hitting Earth in two […]

Arcadia #1 Instantly Enthralls

Arcadia #1 Author: Alex Paknadel Artist: Eric Scott Pfeiffer Release Date: May 6, 2015 Publisher: BOOM! Studios Source: BOOM! Studios DRC Genre(s): Sci-Fi Rating: ????? Review Spoilers:  Mild Comixology Intellectually intriguing and immediately emotionally arresting, Arcadia has the makings of something really spectacular. When 99% of humankind is wiped out by a pandemic, four billion people are […]

“Ex Machina” Is The Sci-Fi Thriller We’ve Been Waiting For

[youtube=https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XYGzRB4Pnq8&w] Ex Machina (2015) Release Date: April 24, 2015 Cast: Domhnall Gleeson, Oscar Isaac, Alicia Vikander, Sonoya Mizuno Director: Alex Garland Studio: DNA Films, Film4 Distributor: Universal Pictures Genre(s): Sci-Fi, Thriller, Drama Rating: ★★★★1/2☆ Review Spoilers: Low IMDB | Rotten Tomatoes | Wikipedia In the upcoming future, a brilliant young […]