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# sci-fi - Wednesday 16 January, 2019

Everything you need to know about the new Irish-produced Netflix series written by George R R Martin
# Sci Fi
# Sci Fi

Everything you need to know about the new Irish-produced Netflix series written by George R R Martin

Jan 16th 2019, 8:09 AM 41,920 Views 22 Comments

Netflix’s new series Nightflyers was filmed in Limerick’s Troy studios.

# sci-fi - Friday 25 December, 2015

These 15 sci-fi books actually predicted the future
# Crystal Ball
# Crystal Ball

These 15 sci-fi books actually predicted the future

Dec 25th 2015, 10:15 AM 16,414 Views 11 Comments

When science fiction becomes fact.

# sci-fi - Monday 9 February, 2015

What would Dublin look like if everyone vanished?
# Empty City
# Empty City

What would Dublin look like if everyone vanished?

Feb 9th 2015, 3:45 PM 17,025 Views 35 Comments

That’s what this new Irish sci-fi drama asks,

# sci-fi - Friday 24 October, 2014

Meet the minister who has Star Wars and X-Men bobbleheads on his desk
# Rogue
# Rogue

Meet the minister who has Star Wars and X-Men bobbleheads on his desk

Oct 24th 2014, 3:00 PM 10,396 Views 17 Comments

Han Solo, Darth Maul and Wolverine all share the minister’s office.

# sci-fi - Friday 6 June, 2014

Lucy Lawless is trying to help an Irish fan get his stolen Xena mug back
# Mug Wars
From The Daily Edge
# Mug Wars

Lucy Lawless is trying to help an Irish fan get his stolen Xena mug back

Jun 6th 2014, 7:00 PM 3,639 Views 1 Comment

It is, as Lucy says herself, truly appalling.

# sci-fi - Monday 5 May, 2014

First look at what Chewbacca will look like in the new Star Wars movie
# Chew On That
From The Daily Edge
# Chew On That

First look at what Chewbacca will look like in the new Star Wars movie

May 5th 2014, 4:03 PM 3,951 Views 1 Comment

Chewbacca snapped a selfie with the chairman of Disney, Bob Iger.

# sci-fi - Sunday 17 November, 2013

Derelict African skyscraper wouldn't be lost in a sci fi horror
# Ghost Skyscraper
# Ghost Skyscraper

Derelict African skyscraper wouldn't be lost in a sci fi horror

Nov 17th 2013, 5:00 PM 29,134 Views 33 Comments

Ponte City apartments were designed to be des res homes – things didn’t go as planned.

# sci-fi - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

'Hard Sci-Fi movies' gives unrealistic blockbusters a harsh reality check
# Reality Bytes
From The Daily Edge
# Reality Bytes

'Hard Sci-Fi movies' gives unrealistic blockbusters a harsh reality check

Nov 5th 2013, 2:30 PM 2,797 Views 0 Comments

The Twitter account has been adjusting your favourite movies with a dose of realism.

# sci-fi - Wednesday 8 May, 2013

Is the new Star Trek any good? Here's the answer...
# Yes We Khan
From The Daily Edge
# Yes We Khan

Is the new Star Trek any good? Here's the answer...

May 8th 2013, 7:30 PM 2,667 Views 5 Comments

Benedict Cumberbatch obliterates futuristic San Francisco after a 300-year ice bath.

# sci-fi - Friday 15 March, 2013

Column: Guess what? Sci-fi films can be artful, funny – and Irish
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Guess what? Sci-fi films can be artful, funny – and Irish

Mar 15th 2013, 1:00 PM 87 Views 9 Comments

Irish film isn’t best known for its sci-fi storylines. Writer-director Alan Brennan explains how over came prejudices about the genre to fulfil his dream of bringing his Irish sci-fi rom-com, EARTHBOUND, to the silver screen.

# sci-fi - Saturday 12 January, 2013

White House strikes back on Death Star (because it would cost $850 quadrillion)
# Nice Try
# Nice Try

White House strikes back on Death Star (because it would cost $850 quadrillion)

Jan 12th 2013, 6:39 PM 14,783 Views 44 Comments

Almost 35,000 people had signed a petition asking the US government to build a Death Star – but the White House says it does not support blowing up planets. Boo.

# sci-fi - Sunday 6 January, 2013

7 TV shows that were saved by their fans
# Fans
# Fans

7 TV shows that were saved by their fans

Jan 6th 2013, 4:14 PM 15,845 Views 53 Comments

Have you ever started a petition or sent random objects to TV networks to save your favourite show?

# sci-fi - Friday 19 October, 2012

JJ Abrams' new blockbuster filming in Dublin?
# Collider
From The Daily Edge
# Collider

JJ Abrams' new blockbuster filming in Dublin?

Oct 19th 2012, 2:43 PM 14,819 Views 21 Comments

Edgar Wright is directing the ‘Collider’ science fiction project.

# sci-fi - Monday 9 January, 2012

Tom Hanks' sci-fi web series to stream on Yahoo
# Web Series
From The Daily Edge
# Web Series

Tom Hanks' sci-fi web series to stream on Yahoo

Jan 9th 2012, 1:58 PM 239 Views 0 Comments

The web series is set in a seemingly peaceful city situated in a post-apocalyptic world – and incorporates socially conscious topics, like energy consumption.