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Nick Cutter’s ‘The Troop’ Will Make You Squirm


troopI’ve only read a handful of books that have really, truly given me the creeps. The Troopis one of them.

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Star Wars

Star Wars HoloNet Digest #49: February 26 – March 5, 2014


Suvudu Star Wars contributor Eric Geller brings you a roundup of Star Wars news from February 26 – March 5, 2014.

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SF & Fantasy

Suvudu Likes: 10/19/13


lynch-republicThere are some great sci-fi/fantasy bloggers out there, fans who are devoting a lot of time and energy into supporting authors and their readers. Variety is the spice of life, as they say, and with the menagerie of unique and very different individuals out there contributing, it produces a whole that is better than its parts.

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Suvudu

Meet the Universal Monster Nine Inch Scale Creature from the Black Lagoon


creaturehiAction figures are addictive, I’ve learned.I’ve been buying a lot of toys collectibles lately. It all started with the “Breaking Bad” Walter White action figure I bought on impulse while my wife was shoe-shopping several weeks ago. From there, it was just a hop, skip and a jump to purchasing all of the first wave of the “Star Wars” Black Series Six Inch Action Figures. I mean, my love for “Star Wars” predates my “Breaking Bad” fixation by several decades, and if I’ve got love enough for Walter White to purchase his likeness then it’s a slap in the face not to pay homage to Luke, R2-D2 and company in a similar fashion. And tell me that they don’t look freaking awesome hiding out on the shelf above the fireplace.

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Gaming

RuneQuest 6th Edition is the Best Yet


TDM100-CoverWhen I was young tabletop role-playing gamer, RuneQuest was considered a fantasy game for adults; Dungeons & Dragons’ more sophisticated cousin. RuneQuest offered many things that Dungeons & Dragons didn’t: There were skills galore, several magic systems, hit points and armor for different body areas, and in-depth rules for generating a character’s background and culture before play even began.

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SF & Fantasy

Terry Brooks Reviews: The Maze Runner


dashner-mazeAuthor Terry Brooks reads a lot of books—both in the fantasy genre and without.

But every once in a while, he wants to share an extraordinary find with others. He has done so with The Maze Runner by James Dashner. Make the jump to read Terry’s review!

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SF & Fantasy

Terry Brooks Reviews: Prince of Thorns by Mark Lawrence


lawrence-princeAuthor Terry Brooks reads a lot of books—both in the fantasy genre and without.

But every once in a while, he wants to share an extraordinary find with others. He has done so with Prince of Thorns by Mark Lawrence. Make the jump to read Terry’s review!

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SF & Fantasy

Terry Brooks Reviews: Yellow Birds


powers-yellowbirdsNew York Times bestselling author Terry Brooks is a voracious reader.

So when he reads a book he loves, he likes to tell people about it. He has been directly responsible for me reading some of the best books in the genre—as well as outside the genre. He thinks he has found another one.

Make the jump to see his review of The Yellow Birds by Kevin Powers!

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SF & Fantasy

Suvudu Likes: 12/29/12


brooks-wardsThere are some great sci-fi/fantasy bloggers out there, fans who are devoting a lot of time and energy into supporting authors and their readers. Variety is the spice of life, as they say, and with the menagerie of unique and very different individuals out there contributing, it produces a whole that is better than its parts.

Here is a list of what other bloggers on the internet(s) did in the last week—reviews, interviews, comments, giveaways, and the like.

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SF & Fantasy

Terry Brooks Reviews: Midnight Riot by Ben Aaronovitch


aaronovitch-midnightNew York Times bestselling author Terry Brooks is a voracious reader.

So when he reads a book he loves, he likes to tell people about it. He has been directly responsible for me reading some of the best books in the genre. He thinks he has found another one.

Make the jump to see his review of Midnight Run by Ben Aaronovitch!

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