Category Archives: Sci-fi

Fuzzy Nation by John Scalzi Review

Last week, I received a hardcover copy of John Scalzi‘s (@scalzi) Fuzzy Nation, courtesy of TOR, for review purposes. Fuzzy Nation is due for release on May 10, 2011. Published by TOR, John Scalzi’s Fuzzy Nation is a reboot of H. Beam Piper’s, 1962 Hugo-nominated, Little Fuzzy. It is a story filled with corporate greed,Continue

The Meowmorphosis by Franz Kafka and Coleridge Cook Review

A few weeks ago, I received an advanced review copy of The Meowmorphosis, courtesy of Quirk Classics (@quirkbooks). It is set for release on May 10, 2011. The Meowmorphosis is the latest edition of literary mash-ups, published by Quirk Classics. Mashed by Coleridge Cook (pseudonym), at the base of The Meowmorphosis is Frank Kafka’s Metamorphosis,Continue

Dan Freeman, Writer/ Director/ Producer of The Minister of Chance, To Be On The Geeky Pleasures Radio Show, May 13, 2011

Next Wednesday (May 11, 2011), I will be sitting down with Dan Freeman (writer, director and producer of The Minister of Chance (@MinisterChance) to pre-record an interview for the Geeky Pleasures Radio Show. It will air on Friday, May 13, 2011, beginning at 7 pm PT/ 10 pm ET/ 3 am (Saturday) UK time atContinue

Peter Budd, Melanie Teychenne King and Richard Hatch of The Apollo Awards Interview

On Friday, April 22, 2011, I had the extreme pleasure of interviewing 101010 Productions’ Peter Budd and Melanie Teychenne King (@melanietk) and Battlestar Galactica‘s Richard Hatch of The Apollo Awards (@ApolloAwards) on the Geeky Pleasures Radio Show. I don’t even know how describe how much fun we had, despite a lot of technical difficulties. OneContinue

'The Minister of Chance' Episode 1 Now Available For Purchase on iTunes

After popular demand and negotiations with iTunes, The Minister of Chance (@MinisterChance and find them on Facebook here) Episode 1 – The Broken World, is now available for purchase on iTunes! Rejoice! But, wait! There is another reason to rejoice! Whereas Episode 1 is available for purchase on The Minister of Chance website for £1.49,Continue

101010 Productions and Richard Hatch of The Apollo Awards to Co-Host the Geeky Pleasures Radio Show, April 22, 2011

It is with great pleasure and anticipation that I announce Peter Budd and Melanie Teychenne-King (Directors of 101010 Productions Pty. Ltd) and Richard Hatch (Apollo in the original Battlestar Galactica and Tom Zarek in the 2004 re-imagining) will be joining me for a live interview/ co-host of the Geeky Pleasures Radio Show on The ForceContinue

'Pride and Prejudice and Zombies: Dreadfully Ever After' is Bloody Good Fun

Published by Quirk Classics, Pride and Prejudice and Zombies: Dreadfully Ever After, by Steve Hockensmith (@MrHockensmith) is the sequel to Pride and Prejudice and Zombies by Jane Austin and Seth Grahame-Smith. Steve also wrote the prequel, Dawn of the Dreadfuls. I want to preface this review by admitting that I did not enjoy Pride andContinue

Geeky Pleasures Celebrates 1500 Posts With Your Chance To Win 1 of 3 Posters from The Minister of Chance

I don’t know about you, but I cannot believe that as of this post, Geeky Pleasures has 1500 posts filled with juicy geeky goodness. Hopefully, some of them have been entertaining and you’ve enjoyed them. To help me celebrate, the wonderful people behind the scenes at The Minister of Chance are giving 3 of myContinue

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