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Nathan Fillion stars as Nathan Drake in Uncharted fan film

Unofficial live-action Uncharted short is actually pretty good<p>Sony has been trying to make a film based on Naughty Dog’s Uncharted series for the better part of a decade, with multiple directors and screenwriters joining and leaving the project. The latest attempt to turn adventurer Nathan Drake’s …

Nathan Drake

The real reason the sound of your own voice makes you cringe

Most of us have shuddered on hearing the sound of our own voice. In fact, not liking the sound of your own voice is so common that there’s a term for it: voice confrontation.<p>But why is voice confrontation so frequent, while barely a thought is given to the voices of others?<p>A common explanation …

Psychology

Start Your Winter Reading List With 28 Sci-Fi And Fantasy Books Coming In June

Winter is here, which means it's time to get your reading list in order before you go into hibernation. Of course, <i>any</i> season is a good time to dig …

Spring Into Some Fantastic Fantasy Reads

In case you haven’t heard about Song of Blood and Stone (Book One of the Earthsinger Chronicles) from all the authors and reviewers who’ve been …

Fiction Book Review: Night Fall by Simon R. Green. Ace, $27 (464p) ISBN 978-0-451-47697-5

Night Fall<p>Simon R. Green. Ace, $27 (464p) ISBN 978-0-451-47697-5<p>More By and About This Author<p>In this epic conclusion to two long-running series, the …

How mutual masturbation can help close the orgasm gap

<b>This post is part of Mashable's</b> <b>Masturbation Week</b><b>. May is National Masturbation Month, so we're celebrating by exploring the many facets of …

Gormenghast: can Mervyn Peake's weird fantasy ever work on screen?

Following the success of American Gods, which he adapted from his novel of the same name, Neil Gaiman is reportedly working on adapting a new TV …

Books

Patrick Rothfuss Reads His Introduction to The Adventure Zone Graphic Novel

This July, First Second is publishing the graphic novel adaptation of wildly popular podcast The Adventure Zone, titled <i>Here There Be Gerblins</i>. The …

Fantasy Fiction

This Dope Fashion Line Brings PORTAL and ASSASSIN’S CREED to Life

When gaming, customizing skins can go beyond creating a playable avatar, sometimes you wish you could dress in real life to actually become that …

Assassin's Creed

10 Novels That Will Have Harry Potter Fans Like, "Accio Books"

The seventh and final book in the <b>Harry Potter</b> series came out over 11 years ago, and we still feel like we have a Basilisk fang-shaped hole in our hearts. It's not hyperbolic to say that J.K. Rowling's epic fantasy series shaped an entire generation. Who else remembers going to midnight book …

Here are the 2018 Hugo Award nominees

The best science fiction and fantasy of 2017<p>The nominees for the 2018 Hugo Awards were announced today, representing the best science fiction and fantasy literature published in 2017.<p>The Hugo Awards are one of speculative fiction’s most prestigious prizes. Named for <i>Amazing Stories</i> editor Hugo …

Best Sci-Fi and Fantasy Books of April 2018

Night Shade Books is proud to introduce the latest volume of <i>The Best Science Fiction of the Year</i>, a new yearly anthology compiled by Hugo and World …

5 animated films that could have been nominated at Oscars over The Boss Baby

opinion<p>Let’s just start off by saying this is admittedly a low bar to reach.<p>In theory you could put all the 25 other animated films from this year’s …

50 most useful Alexa skills

Out of the box, Alexa can do an impressive number of things. It can stream Amazon Music or Spotify, control your Philips Hue smart bulbs or anything connected to a SmartThings hub and integrate with IFTTT for a laundry list of other functions. You can also order millions of products off Amazon …

20 Satisfying Hobbies and How to Get Them

<i>The New Year is the perfect time to finally take up ceramics, learn Mandarin, start a book club, try rock climbing, or plant a garden. In 2018, the</i> …

Marvel’s Runaways is coming to TV, from the creators of Gossip Girl and The O.C.

Six kids and a dinosaur are coming to a Hulu-capable device near you<p>Marvel Comics’ <i>Runaways</i>, the company’s unexpectedly popular series about a group of teenagers who realize their parents are all supervillains and subsequently rebel, will be getting a long-anticipated live-action adaptation on …

Marvel Television

Finished binging Netflix's Stranger Things? Pick up these 12 books next

Netflix’s <i>Stranger Things</i> has captivated audiences with its sense of nostalgia, drawing from the works of Steven Spielberg, John Carpenter, and Stephen King. With the first season out and finished, we’ve been itching for our next hit of horror fiction that we can obsess over.<p>Books were a major …

The 2016 World Fantasy Award Nominees Have Been Announced

The nominees for the 2016 World Fantasy Awards have been announced, including Lifetime Achievement recipients David G. Hartwell and Andrzej …

With The Next Season 'Game Of Thrones' A Year Away, Here Are Some Anime And Manga To Fill The Gap

Following the amazing finale for season six of <i>Game of Thrones</i> we now have yearlong wait for the next season, so what anime and manga can help you feed your craving for epic fantasy.<p>In some ways, anime and manga took to epic fantasy before much of the West did in terms of film and television. While …

Daredevil Season 2 - 22 Easter eggs you may have missed

Brian Staveley Shows How To End A Fantasy Epic With The Last Mortal Bond

Bringing a fantasy epic to an end is a lot harder than it looks, and as I cracked open the final installment of Brian Staveley’s <i>Chronicles of the</i> …

Preview of Klaus #4

Ahead of its release on Wednesday, Boom! Studios has debuted a preview of Grant Morrison and Dan Mora’s <b>Klaus #4</b>, which we have for you here…<p><i>Klaus and</i> …

Beat the Devil: 5 Fantasy Novels Featuring the Prince of Darkness

For as long as we can remember, stories have wrestled with the idea of the Devil, a personage embodying of all our worst aspects. In fiction, Old …

Books

Preview of 4001 AD #1

Ahead of its release in May, Valiant has released a preview of the first issue of its upcoming crossover event <b>4001 AD</b>, which we have for you here; …

All the Science Fiction and Fantasy Books That Everyone Will Be Talking About in March

This is a crazy month for science fiction and fantasy books. There’s a new Robert J. Sawyer mind-bender, and Catherynne M. Valente’s last fairyland …

Here's Some of the Most Jaw-Dropping Science Fiction and Fantasy Artwork of the Past Year

Every year, the Spectrum Awards pick the most amazing art in science fiction and fantasy, from a number of categories including book covers, …

Comic Book Review - Lazarus Vol. 4: Poison

<i>David Smyth reviews Lazarus Vol. 4: Poison…</i><p><i>C</i><i>ollecting issues 16-21, “Poison,” the fourth arc in the critically-acclaimed New York Times best-selling</i> …

Jean Kaczmarek

Settled in the South of France, JEAN KACZMAREK is an french author who grew up under a profusion of the American fantasy, horror and science fiction …

Books

Tsutomu Nihei's Seminal Manga 'Blame!' Is Getting Reprinted

Not long after covering <i>Biomega</i>, news has surfaced that Vertical Comics will be reprinting Tsutomu Nihei’s <i>Blame!</i>, his first major manga work.<p>Set in a far off distant future, what’s left of humanity resides with the Megastructure; a vast and dangerous labyrinth that has grown wild and out of control. …