Buyer’s Guide

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Most Unnecessary 'Star Wars' Gifts Every Fan Needs

James Lizowski
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These are the gifts you're looking for. Some Star Wars gifts may seem unnecessary to those who aren't true fans, but every real Jedi needs these items. The best unnecessary Star Wars gifts will please...

'Star Wars' Inspired Winter Clothing

Stephen Hamilton
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Why wear the same old thing when you can deck yourself out in Star Wars inspired winter clothing? Ditch the gray scarf, itchy sweater, and that old, ratty long sleeve shirt for something Luke and Leia...

Best Soft Sci-Fi Books

Stephanie Gladwell
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Soft sci-fi books form a treasure trove of ideas combining imagined scientific scenarios, future technologies, and the progression of human society in accordance with these elements. Instead of delvin...

Top Dying Earth Science Fiction Books

Stephanie Gladwell
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A sub-genre of both fantasy and science fiction, the concept of a dying earth has been around for a while. Though its first origins remount back to the Romantic Era, its true shape took form much more...

Top Science Fiction Board Games

Stephen Hamilton
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We’re living in the midst of a science fiction board game Renaissance. Gone are the days where we were forced to choose between the bland (or nonexistent) settings of Monopoly, Sorry, or Clue. Now the...

Top Space Colonization Books

James Lizowski
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As science continues to push the boundaries of humanity, space colonization books continue to usher in fascinating stories about the possibilities of human life beyond Earth. Back then, it seemed impo...

Obscure Sci-Fi Movies

Stephanie Gladwell
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Obscure sci-fi movies always make for an interesting watch just because of the ideas they play with. While there are indeed sci-fi films that garner both box office and critical success, such as Arriv...

Best 'Star Wars' Board Games

James Lizowski
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Whether you’re a die-hard fan of the original trilogy, have caught the Star Wars bug after the release of A New Hope and Rogue One, or even have a soft spot for the prequels, we’re sure that the best ...

Intriguing Alternate History Books

Stephen Hamilton
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Alternate history books (AH to those in the know) speculate as to what might happen if key real world historical events occurred differently. They can, but don’t necessarily, involve speculative ficti...

Must Read Cyberpunk Books

Stephanie Gladwell
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Cyberpunk books are a distinctive cross-section of sci-fi narratives typically taking place in dystopian, near future settings, and featuring high-tech post-industrial societies, contrasted against a ...

Real Life Robots That Are Useful

James Lizowski
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Technological advancements in automation have led to a significant shift in labor trends as automated real life useful robots are replacing humans in many fields. The world is experiencing an ever inc...

Best 'Star Trek' Clothing

Patricia Sarkar
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It can be tough to wade through all the merchandise available to find the best Star Trek clothing out there. With a franchise that spans TV shows, films, video games, books, comics, and more, it’s no ...

Most Profitable Science Fiction Films of 2016

Alejandro Guillú Mendoza
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2016 was another good year for Hollywood and we managed to sell $11.372 billion or 2.2% more. We also sold 1.3208 billion tickets or 0.1% more.

Best 'Star Wars' LEGO Sets

Stephen Hamilton
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Star Wars and LEGO go together like Han Solo and Chewbacca. For years, fans have enjoyed bringing their favorite ships and characters to life with the help of LEGO’s detailed sets. Some are intricate ...

Books to Read if You Liked '1984'

Joshua Samuel Zook
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The best books to read if you liked 1984 carry on its traditional of complex themes wrapped in interesting fiction. While 1984 is mostly about surveillance, there are plenty of other themes for the bo...

Dystopian Science Fiction Authors You Must Read

James Lizowski
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In it's traditional definition, a dystopia illustrates a reality much worse than our own. Dystopian science fiction generally features an oppressive and totalitarian society where political, corporate...