Column: Gods and Monsters: Recap and Review: Supernatural 8.13: Everybody Hates Hitler

Paula R. StilesColumn: Gods and Monsters: Recap and Review: Supernatural 8.13: Everybody Hates Hitler

Whispers, Spoilers & Speculation Corner: 02/06/13

This entry is part 6 of 27 in the series Spoilers 2013: Part 1

This week, we have more news and spoilers about upcoming books, Once Upon a Time, returning sci-fi shows, and Supernatural. You can access previous spoilers columns here.

Horrific Reads, Bloody Off the Press
By Nathaniel Katz

The week’s biggest news is no doubt Subterranean Press’ announcement of a new collection from Joe R. Landsdale. Entitled ‘Bleeding Shadows‘ and containing a plethora …

IFPWhispers, Spoilers & Speculation Corner: 02/06/13

Column: Gods and Monsters: Recap and Review: Being Human (Syfy) 3.03: The Teens They Are a-Changin’

This entry is part 3 of 13 in the series Being Human (Syfy) Season 3

By Paula R. Stiles

[spoilers ahoy]

Recap: Sally feels guilty about Trent’s death. To make up for it, she visits his body in the morgue and encounters his whiny ghost. Attempting to pull a Whoopi-Goldberg-in-Ghost, she tries to get him settled by attending his funeral (with the help of a sympathetic undertaker, Max) and comforting his fiancée. Unfortunately, Trent’s idea of squaring things …

Paula R. StilesColumn: Gods and Monsters: Recap and Review: Being Human (Syfy) 3.03: The Teens They Are a-Changin’

Column: Gods and Monsters: Recap and Review: Supernatural 8.12: As Time Goes By

This entry is part 12 of 23 in the series Supernatural Season 8

By Paula R. Stiles

[spoilers ahoy for several seasons]

Tagline: The brothers’ paternal grandfather appears from fifty years in the past in their motel room, demanding to see their father.

Recap: Nearly a minute long, very Dean-heavy recap of The Family Business. Cut to Normal, Illinois, the year 1958. A man is watching his son sleep, in a room full of toy airplanes and pistols (hints of …

Paula R. StilesColumn: Gods and Monsters: Recap and Review: Supernatural 8.12: As Time Goes By

Whispers, Spoilers & Speculation Corner: 01/30/13

This entry is part 5 of 27 in the series Spoilers 2013: Part 1

This week, we have more news and spoilers about upcoming books, Doctor Who, Once Upon a Time, returning sci-fi shows, and Supernatural. You can access previous spoilers columns here.

Horrific Reads, Bloody Off the Press
By Nathaniel Katz

Fans of Weird Fiction may want to turn their attentions this week to D.P. Watt’s new collection, An Emporium of Automata. Watt has …

IFPWhispers, Spoilers & Speculation Corner: 01/30/13

Column: Dark Matter: Review: Once Upon A Time 2.12: In the Name of the Brother

This entry is part 12 of 22 in the series Once Upon a Time Season 2

By Heather S. Vina

Written by: Jane Espenson

[spoilers ahead]

Recap: Fairytale Land That Was: Victor Frankenstein, his father Alphonse, and Victor’s younger brother Gerhardt are celebrating the Silver Cross that has been awarded to Gerhardt. It’s apparent that while Alphonse is quite proud and loving with his younger son, he is anything but to his older son. He gives Gerhardt a pocket watch, …

Heather S. VinaColumn: Dark Matter: Review: Once Upon A Time 2.12: In the Name of the Brother

Column: Gods and Monsters: Recap and Review: Being Human (Syfy) 3.02: (Dead) Girls Just Wanna Have Fun

This entry is part 2 of 13 in the series Being Human (Syfy) Season 3

By Paula R. Stiles

[spoilers ahoy]

Recap: After a shorter, and rather convenient, leap in time than the one between seasons, we come back to find Sally, Nick and Stevie all alive and aboveground again. It seems that Nick and Stevie did go back to their own bodies and wake up in their own graves. Fortunately, some quick visits and grave-digging by Josh and Nora …

Paula R. StilesColumn: Gods and Monsters: Recap and Review: Being Human (Syfy) 3.02: (Dead) Girls Just Wanna Have Fun

Column: Gods and Monsters: Recap and Review: Supernatural 8.11: LARP and the Real Girl

This entry is part 11 of 23 in the series Supernatural Season 8

By Paula R. Stiles

[spoilers ahoy for several seasons]

Tagline: Medieval fantasy reenactments! Fairies! Dean in costume and a bad wig! Charlie! Okay, forget Charlie – Dean with a honking huge sword! Join me in SCA Land come Wednesday night!

Recap: Rather boring recap of Charlie Bradbury (the self-important hacker from “The Girl with the Dungeons and Dragons Tattoo”), Samelia and Denny.

Cut to Now and a …

Paula R. StilesColumn: Gods and Monsters: Recap and Review: Supernatural 8.11: LARP and the Real Girl

Whispers, Spoilers & Speculation Corner: 01/23/13

This entry is part 4 of 27 in the series Spoilers 2013: Part 1

This week, we have more news and spoilers about upcoming books, Once Upon a Time, returning sci-fi shows, and Supernatural. You can access previous spoilers columns here.

Horrific Reads, Bloody Off the Press
By Nathaniel Katz

The week’s most exciting release is likely Revenge: Eleven Dark Tales by the acclaimed Japanese writer Yoko Ogawa. Ogawa has already earned praise from figures as varied …

IFPWhispers, Spoilers & Speculation Corner: 01/23/13

Column: Dark Matter: Review: Once Upon A Time 2.11: The Outsider

This entry is part 11 of 22 in the series Once Upon a Time Season 2

By Heather S. Vina

[spoilers ahoy]

Written by: Andrew Chambliss & Ian Goldberg

Recap: Fairytale Land That Was: Belle is sitting in a tavern, post having left Rumpelstilskin, listening to some men try to gather a posse to hunt down a Yaoguai (a fire-maned, large dog-like creature) that has been terrorizing the town. She longs to join them, but doesn’t quite have the courage. …

Heather S. VinaColumn: Dark Matter: Review: Once Upon A Time 2.11: The Outsider

Column: Gods and Monsters: Recap and Review: Being Human (Syfy) 3.01: It’s a Shame About Ray (season premiere)

This entry is part 1 of 13 in the series Being Human (Syfy) Season 3

By Paula R. Stiles

[spoilers ahoy]

Recap: It’s 15 months after last season’s cliffhanger. Josh and Nora appear to have settled into a quiet life together. Sally is still trapped in Limbo with Stevie and Nick. Aidan is still buried alive, despite an odd hallucinatory dream of the three housemates in their kitchen, with which the episode begins.

Things don’t stay that way for long, …

Paula R. StilesColumn: Gods and Monsters: Recap and Review: Being Human (Syfy) 3.01: It’s a Shame About Ray (season premiere)