It’s October. Time for the Christmas titles to start coming out! Seriously, this happens every year.
The TARDIS arrives in an underwater base in the early 22nd century. Viewers are advised to bring a sofa to hide behind as the modern series shows it can still do scary.
We’re back, with another creepy collection of cinematic terror, past and present, in print and podcast form. To start our morbid month-long countdown to Halloween, we have one of the most discussed horror films of the previous year. It Follows revisits the slasher genre, giving it a supernatural twist, meta-conventions, and beautifully eerie cinematography.
See a lugubrious listing of our full, foul countdown, after the review:
Kim Stanley Robinson’s latest novel works as a story about interesting people in a difficult situation and a metaphor for a great many real-world concerns.
It also raises the possibility that the stars are not our destination.
Marvel’s Agents return, and their up against a second, less benevolent force who seek
mutants Inhumans. We have twists, and the slowly increasing diversification of the Marvel Cinematic/TV Universe.
A variety of the technologies employed by Nick Fury of S.H.I.E.L.D. during Jim Steranko’s run are evaluated in this month’s podcast, now available for your listening pleasure.