The Mechanical Planet (audio) review

Free with Vworp, Vworp 3 on CD is a 16 minute version of The Mechanical Planet. Originally a comic strip written by Terry Nation and David Whitaker from 1965, this audio version is a delight. It may only be a short story but it’s a good one, and finds an angle on the Daleks that’s been little explored. David…

Vworp Vworp! volume 3 – first thoughts

Volume 3 of Vworp Vworp! popped through my letterbox a few days ago, and my first thought are wow, wow and another dose of wow! The quality of the production, art and writing all appear excellent, and I’m ashamed to say this is the first volume I’ve bought. It won’t be the last. There’s a lot…

Time Travel by James Gleick

If you’re reading this blog, I think it’s fair to assume you have at least a passing interest in science-fiction and time travel. In that case, you might want to grab of copy of the new James Gleick book Time Travel. It’s a grand tour of time travel in science-fiction, and James wrote an introduction for…