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I’m going to have to start this review with a confession. I picked up Paper Towns by John Green close to midnight one evening because I couldn’t fall asleep, and I was convinced this would put me to sleep faster than any other books available. I have seldom been so…
On July 30th, the latest movie based on a book by John Green hits Swiss cinemas. But you can go see the movie early, because Twentieth Century Fox and the Uncanny Book-Club have teamed up and organised an exclusive fan screening. All you need to do to get in, apart…
To many people, their fandom is something very close to their heart. They stay with their favourite intellectual property for years and somehow grew up with it. But what is it like to get into a fandom that has been around for ages. Let’s find out!
Digital Publishing is the bane of existence in the world of bookshops. However, they do have one distinct advantage. They’re opening up the world of publishing to anyone. And with that, seemingly lost genres resurface. Among them: Pulp Fiction.
This week, something amazing happened. John McCrea and Garth Ennis returned to their classic comic book Hitman and brought us All-Star Section 8. It’s hands down the best super hero comic ever.
Everything these days is Orwellian. Government surveillance, the stuff on TV, the fact that basically all the apps on your iPhone or Android device aim to track you. These things are rarely actually Orwellian. Memory of Water by Emmi Itäranta, however, is.
This week, DC Comics‘ latest crossover event concluded with the release of Convergence #8 and the last of 40 tie-in series. We’ve read them all and here’s the order in which you should read them to avoid being spoiled by DC Comics.
On the third and final day of Fantasy Basel, it’s time to talk about cosplay. Two Uncannies, have built their own costumes and they share their experience, from awesome to awkward.
Today, the country’s first and arguably biggest festival for nerds began: Fantasy Basel. Here are a first thoughts about the good, the bad and the awesome.
Fans have been waiting for thirty years until their hero, Max Rockatansky, returns. Rockatansky? You ask. You might know him better as Mad Max. We’ve seen Mad Max: Fury Road and here’s why it’s a movie you’ve got to see.
After Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. and Agent Carter, Marvel’s third TV series debuted on Netflix. It’s fantastic and you should watch it. Here’s why.
James Erwin is not a household name. Neither is his nickname Prufrock451, but that name is well known to Warner Bros. and Reddit users. Now his first book hit shelves. It breathes new wind into Science Fiction.
Tomorrow, the movie we’ve all been waiting for hits cinemas. We’ve seen Avengers: Age of Ultron already and here’s our review. Spoiler-free. Because we like our readers.
Jennifer Niven’s first Young Adult novel, All The Bright Places was released in January and has already established itself as a strong contender for Young Adult Book of the Year. The story of Finch and Violet has captivated and touched readers of all age groups.
Here’s your chance to win exclusive merchandise for Avengers – Age of Ultron! Thanks to our friends at Marvel, we can offer you guys the following prizes.