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Colonel Frog is a long time science fiction and fantasy fan. He loves reading novels in the field, and he also enjoys watching movies (as well as reading lots of other genre books).

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Star Wars Rebels (season 4 trailer): brings the Palpatine.

January 21, 2018 | By | Reply More
Star Wars Rebels (season 4 trailer): brings the Palpatine.

This new trailer for the final eps of Star Wars Rebels mid-season four brings you all the Palpatine. For those who like their Star Wars colourful and animated! 

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Actor Peter Wyngarde dies.

January 18, 2018 | By | Reply More
Actor Peter Wyngarde dies.

Peter Wyngarde first hit stardom via his role in the spy-fi TV series Department S (1969). His character Jason King often got the girl and as she is about to kiss him, he manages to avoid it, much to the annoyance of co-actor Joel Fabiani. His character was spun off into a new spy-fi series […]

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Star Trek Discovery S1 E12 trailer (Monday 22nd 2018): all hail Emperor Georgiou!

January 16, 2018 | By | Reply More
Star Trek Discovery S1 E12 trailer (Monday 22nd 2018): all hail Emperor Georgiou!

Here’s the Star Trek Discovery season 1 episode 12 trailer in which a certain Klingon infiltrator gets a hard time in the medical bay and Emperor Georgiou strides around generally acting imperious. I have to say, the Federation universe is the world I’d like to build, but the Terran Empire is the world I’d want […]

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The Handmaid’s Tale: second season trailer.

January 16, 2018 | By | Reply More
The Handmaid’s Tale: second season trailer.

Here’s The Handmaid’s Tale second season trailer, which moves beyond the Margaret Atwood novel of the same name – something a lot of literary SF purists will dislike on ideological grounds. But hey, it could be worse. You could be slave labour in the environmentally devastated ‘colonies’ in some nut-job future theocratically ruled USA. It’ll […]

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Star Trek Discovery: The Wolf Inside (Episode 11 trailer).

January 13, 2018 | By | Reply More
Star Trek Discovery: The Wolf Inside (Episode 11 trailer).

Here’s the trailer for this Monday’s upcoming episode of Star Trek Discovery … entitled The Wolf Inside. Sarek with a goatee – well, it is the mirror universe. But is he a bad, bad Vulcan? There’s only one way to find out, my little Trekonistas – tune in on Monday 15th January 2018. Now, I appreciate […]

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Krypton: first trailer (new TV series from the SyFy Channel).

January 13, 2018 | By | Reply More
Krypton: first trailer (new TV series from the SyFy Channel).

Here’s the first trailer for the Krypton TV series from the peeps over at the SyFy Channel. It is a prequel and follows the exploits of the Superman family, aka the House of El – specifically, Supe’s granddad –  before they went and blew up their home-world. Silly people. Krypton looks interesting. You have to wonder about the future […]

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Star Wars The Last Jedi … all the hidden Easter eggs in the movie.

January 13, 2018 | By | Reply More
Star Wars The Last Jedi … all the hidden Easter eggs in the movie.

So, you’re asking yourself, what Easter eggs are hidden in the recent Star Wars The Last Jedi film? Yes, that’s exactly the question you’re asking yourself. Let’s stop lying to yourself. In this smashing video interview, our friendly Star Wars Show host Andi Gutierrez chats with the Lucasfilm writer bods Leland Chee, Pablo Hidalgo, Matt […]

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Tech tips: how to blow up your phone when it’s stolen?

January 13, 2018 | By | Reply More
Tech tips: how to blow up your phone when it’s stolen?

Every mobile smart phone comes with an IMEI number which helps police and insurance companies to identify it when it’s stolen. British network operators can then stop a stolen phone from working across their networks with your phone’s IMEI. Find your IMEI number by dialing *#06# from your phone and keep a written note of […]

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Altered Carbon TV series (2nd trailer).

January 13, 2018 | By | Reply More
Altered Carbon TV series (2nd trailer).

Here’s the trailer for the upcoming Netflix TV series based on the Altered Carbon novel. Looking very cyberpunkie, in our humble opinion. The original book was published well past the original cyberpunk craze, but I guess the whole dark detective noir set in the dark future did rather naturally lead the Netflix team down that […]

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X-Files goes a-pranking for 2018 TV series.

December 21, 2017 | By | Reply More
X-Files goes a-pranking for 2018 TV series.

The 2018 TV series of the new X-files gets its first trailer out early in the form of some E.T.-tastic pranking on the streets of New York. The upcoming 10-episode series will be executive-produced by Chris Carter, and stars David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson returning in their roles as alien-busting FBI Agents Fox Mulder and […]

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