Review

Doctor Who - The King's Demons

“The King’s Demons” is the last adventure of the twentieth season of “Doctor Who” classic series which aired in 1983 featuring the Fifth Doctor, Tegan and Turlough. It follows “Enlightenment” and it’s a two parts adventure written by Terence Dudley and directed by Tony Virgo.

Omnibus including The Dying Earth and The Eyes of the Overlord by Jack Vance (Italian edition)

The novel “The Dying Earth”, also known as “Mazirian the Magician”, by Jack Vance was published for the first time as a book in 1950 after the stories that compose it were previously published in a magazine. It’s the first novel of the cycle of the Dying Earth. In 2001 it was a finalist for the Retro Hugo Award, the retroactive version of the Hugo Award that considers fifty years old stories, as the best novel of the year.

Doctor Who - The Horns of Nimon

“The Horns of Nimon” is an adventure of the seventeenth season of “Doctor Who” classic series which aired between the end of 1979 and the beginning of 1980 featuring the Fourth Doctor and Romana II. It’s a four parts adventure written by Anthony Read and directed by Kenny McBain.

Mirror Dance by Lois McMaster Bujold (Italian edition)

The novel “Mirror Dance” by Lois McMaster Bujold was published for the first time in 1994. It’s part of the Vorkosigan saga. It won the Hugo Award and the Locus Award as the best science fiction novel of the year. It was also published in an omnibus edition titled “Miles Errant” together with the novel “Brothers in Arms” of which it’s a sequel.

Pioneer One

In December 2011 the six episodes first season of sci-fi web series “Pioneer One” ended. This is a show created thanks to viewers donations released under the Creative Commons license and distributed on the Internet.