Category Archives: Sci-Fi

We’ve come a long way: Star Trek’s 45th anniversary

A couple of weeks ago Star Trek celebrates its 45th anniversary. Thinking about Star Trek and the world we live in today, there are two things that strike me. Lots of the technology and gadgets we saw in Star Trek … Continue reading

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Quick Review: Salt

I’ve recently watched ‘Salt‘ on Blue-ray. It’s a thriller about Russian sleeper agents from the cold war waiting to strike in the US. The main protagonist is Evelyn Salt (Angelina Jolie) a CIA agent who is accused of being a … Continue reading

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Quick Tip: Best BSG Viewing Order

BSG is one of the best SciFi shows of all times (hint: Top 5 list coming soon). If you have not watched it yet, you really should. The following link will give you valuable insights on the best viewing order … Continue reading

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Quick Tip: Plinkett Reviews

This has been around for a bit but I’ve just discovered it: RedLetterMedia / Plinkett Reviews of Star Wars and Star Trek movies. Some elements are a bit strong and some are a bit strange (not safe for work and … Continue reading

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Top 5 – Sci-Fi Games

There are a lot of good Sci-Fi games (and unfortunately far more terrible ones). These are are my favorites.
The list includes classics such as Master of Orion and more recent games such as Mass Effect. Continue reading

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Quick Link: A Microhistory of 1980s Science Fiction

I’ve just stumbled upon this article on io9 that I wanted to share with you. Highly recommended. It’s about the way the Sci-Fi genre changed in the 80s and the most important movies and influences. io9: A Microhistory of 1980s … Continue reading

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Quick Tip: Sherlock

While is debatable if this is indeed Sci-Fi, in a way it is. This re-imagination of ‘Sherlock’ brings Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson to the 21st century. Mark Gatiss and Steven Moffat, who has done something similar before with ‘Jekyll‘, … Continue reading

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Top 5 – Sci-Fi Movies

There are a lot of good Sci-Fi movies. The following ones are my favorites (in no particular order) – as always highly subjective. This list does not include anything Star Trek or Star Wars – which might be covered in … Continue reading

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