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StarfleetComms: Groups, Podcasts and random things SF.

StarfleetComms will take you on a journey through the space gaming universe and beyond. Meandering between games and SF books, we will randomly bring you blogs, podcasts and featurettes of many things Science Fiction.

You might be interested in joining one of the many groups here or even creating your own. More info here: http://starfleetcomms.com/groups/

Our latest episodes, reviews and blogs are below:


Lave Radio Dataslate Episode 10Fresh from his proper holiday, John Richardson returns to discuss books and news with Allen Stroud. - Publishers and Agents. A discussion on the commercial landscape. - Han Solo in marriage shocker!. Plus this episode’s book choices: - The Atlantis Gene by A. G. Riddle - Tamaruq by E. J.
Lave Radio Dataslate Episode 9Richard Horsley, writer and podcaster from Ready Player Two joins Allen Stroud to discuss books and news. They also discuss writing in general and Richard’s in progress novel Static Push. - Tanith Lee’s writing - Tor Open Submissions month.. - First pictures from Ridley Scott’s The Martian.. Plus this episode’s book choices: - The Girl With All The Gifts by M.R.
Lave Radio Dataslate Episode 8Fresh from a week off, John Richardson returns to discuss books and news with Allen Stroud: - Analog Magazine from the 1960s. Visit the current website here. - Simon Pegg comments on the film industry.
Lave Radio Dataslate Episode 7Allen Stroud is joined by Colin Ford and Rory Scarlett to discuss: - Mad Max Fury Road Reactions. - Supergirl. New DC Comics and CBS series. Watch the trailer here. Plus this episode’s book choices: - Hyperion by Dan Simmons - Lost Fleet: Dauntless by Jack Campbell - Age of Wonders by David G.
Lave Radio Dataslate Episode 6Allen Stroud and John Richardson  discuss: - The Clarke Award Winner – Station Eleven by Emily St John Mandel. - The Good, the Bad and the Ugly in Future Predictions of Science Fiction. Plus this episode’s book choices: - Last Light by Alex Scarrow - Gemini Gambit by D. Scott Johnson.
Lave Radio Dataslate Episode 5Allen Stroud and John Richardson are joined by Top Shift’s Colin Ford to discuss: - The latest Hugo Award Withdrawals, - A review site looking for reviewers – Concatenation.org, - The Mad Max Fury Road Trailer - NASA’s latest revelations about a Warp Drive. Plus this episode’s book choices: Consider Phlebas by Iain M. Banks. Station Eleven by Emily St John Mandel. Dark Eden by Chris Beckett.