8-Bit GIFs of iconic scifi and fantasy films are infinite loops of…

Via artist and designer Andy Helms comes a damn excellent series of 8-Bit GIFs depicting scenes from SciFi and fantasy classics, along with countless other films. Check out more, including tons of other artwork, over on his blog. » 3/20/13 2:20pm 3/20/13 2:20pm

Lavie Tidhar's Osama wins World Fantasy Award

The winners of the 2012 World Fantasy Awards were just announced here in Toronto, Canada - and the Best Novel Award didn't go to George R.R. Martin or to Jo Walton, who'd already swept the Nebula and Hugo Awards. Instead, it went to Lavie Tidhar's Osama, a strange pulp-oriented alt history about Osama Bin Laden. » 11/04/12 2:09pm 11/04/12 2:09pm