Fun Stuff

A look at the lighter hearted side of sci-fi. Includes the SFX Spurious Awards and Tweets Of The Week

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Hear The Prologue From Ecko Burning

at 12:00pm July 17 2014

The audio book of Danie Ware’s new novel Ecko Burning is narrated by Peter Noble and you can hear some of it for free

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New Underground Art Project By Martin Firrell

at 07:07pm July 9 2014

Underneath Waterloo station is a theatrical art installation inspired by the themes of Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes movie

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Meet Two New Legends Of British Fantasy

at 08:05am July 7 2014

Doscover why the writers of one of the most talked about fantasy sequels and one of the boldest fantasy debuts of 2014 are both influenced by David Gemmell

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WINNER! Zombie Short Story Competition

at 09:30am June 25 2014

Revealed: the winner and runners-up of the The Writing Dead competition! [UPDATED]

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Blockbuster Book Series The Expanse Set To Be TV’s New Battlestar Galactica

at 09:13am June 3 2014

PROMOTION Plus, you can win a copy of the new book, Cibola Burns, in the series which has been described as “Game Of Thrones in space”

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EXCLUSIVE Designing the cover for Tigerman

at 12:49pm May 20 2014

Designing the cover – Tigerman by Nick Harkaway [exclusive video and interview]

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Top 10 Clones And Doppelgangers

at 11:01am May 15 2014

Our rundown of the best clones in film and TV

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GODZILLA Gareth Edwards On His Love Of Godzilla

at 11:37am May 9 2014

The man who made Monsters gives three reasons why he loves Godzilla

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GUEST SCIENCE BLOG Moon hunters

at 11:39am May 8 2014

SFX‘s sister magazine Science Uncovered looks at “exomoons” as a possible place we should be looking for alien life

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Will You Be At WorldCon In London This August?

at 08:45am April 29 2014

A little reminder: the World Science Fiction Convention returns to London after 49 years. Sign up now…

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Read The Deleted Prologue To Dragon Queen!

at 05:35pm April 17 2014

Dragon Queen by Stephen Deas is out now in paperback – and this is your chance to see the prologue that the editor decided not to put in the book!

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Voting Open For This Year’s Golden Gods!

at 04:56pm April 9 2014

Win a chance to be at the 2014 Metal Hammer Golden Gods at O2 this June

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The Science Of Dragons

at 05:12pm April 4 2014

Get ready for the return of Game Of Thrones with… a science lesson?

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Gareth Edwards Lists His Top Three Monsters

at 01:51pm March 28 2014

A video clip of the Godzilla director talking about his favourite creatures

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Vote For The 250 Greatest Sci-Fi And Fantasy Moments POLL CLOSED

at 10:00am March 28 2014

This poll is now closed

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