• Otherworlds and Underworlds: Filthy Futures in Roadside Picnic and Neuromancer

    Otherworlds and Underworlds: Filthy Futures in Roadside Picnic and Neuromancer0

    More often than not, science fiction depicting the future on Earth conjures up spick-and-span cityscapes: gleaming streets and towers, an ordered and efficient environment, and hidden danger disguised as benign societal mechanisms. What’s seen less often are chaotic, dirty, bucket-of-bolts futures where menace lurks around every corner and people spill out, swearing, from grungy dives.

    READ MORE
  • Review: Wren McDonald’s SP4RX

    Review: Wren McDonald’s SP4RX0

    SP4RX Wren McDonald Nobrow Press December 2016 Disclaimer: This review is based on a copy provided by Nobrow Press. SP4RX is a world you’re familiar with. Punky cyborg hackers eke out a living in squats shadowed by glittering towers while robots and AI are pushing more and more of the working class into the underclass. What makes SP4RX different

    READ MORE