Blog Archive: December 2021

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SF8 On SBS On Demand

Sci-fi anthology series SF8 has been added to SBS On Demand, which they describe as the Korean equivalent of Black Mirror.

Never having heard of it and it having just been freshly made available for viewing, there's not much we can say about it.

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Mad Multiverse Tease

Marvel have released a teaser for Doctor Strange: Multiverse of Madness.

It seems like Dr Strange's mucking about with time in Avengers: End Game might have had some unintended and very dire side effects.

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Latest Video

In our last show for 2021, we take a look at sci-fi hitting screens over the holidays, a haul of new games announced at The Game Awards and NASA touches the sun.

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Final The Matrix Trailer

Warner Bros. have released another The Matrix Resurrections trailer titled, Back to Life.

It is very likely the final trailer since the film releases in the US on the 22nd.

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Forbidden West Trailer

Playstation have released a new trailer titled Machines of the Forbidden West for their upcoming post apocalyptic robo-dinosaur action roleplaying game, Horzon Forbidden West.

It looks gorgeous.

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Hugo Awards

The 2021 Hugo Awards for best science fiction and fantasy writing have been announced.

Author Martha Wells won in two categories, Best Novel for Network Effect and Best Series for The Murderbot Diaries, to which Network Effect belongs.

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Autonomous Weapons

News Concerns reports that last week's United Nations Convention on Certain Conventional Weapons failed to reach an agreement on the limitation of autonomous weapons.

In March 2020, a lethal autonomous weapon was deployed in Libya to hunt down and remotely engage retreating opponents of the UN recognised government.

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Bob Morley Being Bad

Via Twitter, Bob Morley known for his role as Bellamy in The 100 and before that locally in both Home and Away and Neighbours, has announced his role in a new indie sci-fi film.

Joining him will be his The 100 partner and also real life wife, Eliza Taylor.

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Rendezvous With Villeneuve

Denis Villeneuve has been entrusted with bringing another sci-fi classic to the big screen, Arthur C. Clarke's Rendezvous With Rama.

Providing finance are Alcon Entertainment who paired with Denis on Bladerunner 2049 and who also brought us The Expanse.

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The Orville S3 First Look

TV Line has published an exclusive season 3 photo for The Orville.

We would all recognise the admiral behind Ed and his being on the bridge would suggest an important mission.