Larry Niven’s Man-Kzin Wars

By Luke Forney A lot of times, shared universe settings are interesting ideas and fun experiments that ultimately fail miserably, simply because taking a large number of disparate authors and trying to have them all join under one…

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Zot! and the Cozy Science Fiction Future

By Luke Forney What with the recent focus at Digital Science Fiction on far-future science fiction, and the cutting edge of science, it seemed time for a return to some of science fiction’s less “technical” roots. At least…

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Warhammer 40,000: Graham McNeill’s Ultramarines

By Luke Forney Media tie-in fiction has long been the abused step-child of genre fiction.  Much as in the stories of Cinderella, the older step-sisters of science fiction are appealing, attractive, and upon reading are quite enjoyable.  However,…

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The End of an Era

by Luke Forney             I believe that this nation should commit itself to achieving the goal, before this decade is out, of landing a man on the Moon and returning him safely to the Earth. No single space…

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