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Marjorie Liu and Sana Takeda’s “Monstress” wins at the British Fantasy Awards

The autumn season means it is time for the annual British Fantasy Society‘s convention and the BFS Awards. The second volume of Marjorie Liu and Sana Takeda‘s rather glorious Monstress (published by Image) won the Best Comic / Graphic Novel category on Sunday at Fantasycon. This follows another major science fiction and fantasy con, Worldcon,Continue reading Marjorie Liu and Sana Takeda’s “Monstress” wins at the British Fantasy Awards

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Electric Sheep: Audio Dramatics celebrates Doctor Who and Hitchhiker’s Guide Audio Anniversaries

Continuing the new hour-long series Electric Sheep: Audio Dramatics on Resonance FM in which Alex Fitch talks to creators of audio dramas that have been broadcast on radio or released on CD and MP3 download, “Sci-Fi Anniversaries” celebrates two landmarks for Doctor Who and  The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy. In this episode Alex talks to actressContinue reading Electric Sheep: Audio Dramatics celebrates Doctor Who and Hitchhiker’s Guide Audio Anniversaries

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Big Finish and Hitch Hiker’s producer Dirk Maggs get Best Drama Audie award nominations 

Big Finish – creators of many much-acclaimed Doctor Who audio adventures and more – and Dirk Maggs, well known for his “Audio Movies” approach to Audio drama, have nominations for Best Drama in the 2017  Audie Awards. One is The War Doctor: Only The Monstrous, featuring the late, great John Hurt. The winner will beContinue reading Big Finish and Hitch Hiker’s producer Dirk Maggs get Best Drama Audie award nominations 

Meet Marvin the Paranoid Android at the National Space Centre’s “Towel Day” celebrations

    Are you a Hoopy Frood who really knows where your Towel is at? Then stick out a thumb and hitchhike your way to Britain’s National Space Centre in Leicester on 25th May for Towel Day. Strags welcome! Towel Day is celebrated every year on 25th May as a tribute to the author Douglas Adams,Continue reading Meet Marvin the Paranoid Android at the National Space Centre’s “Towel Day” celebrations

Prove You’re the Greatest Hitchhiker Fan Ever – in 42 Seconds…

And Another Thing by bestselling author of the Artemis Fowl series, Eoin Colfer, is the sixth novel in the ever-more increasingly inaccurately named ‘Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy’ trilogy. To celebrate the launch, publishers Penguin are searching for the biggest Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy fan in this or any nearby parallel universe… and we’reContinue reading Prove You’re the Greatest Hitchhiker Fan Ever – in 42 Seconds…