Van Allen Plexico

Biography

Van Allen Plexico has garnered a wide and enthusiastic audience for his groundbreaking series of “Sentinels” original superhero novels (from Swarm Press and White Rocket Books). At the forefront of the pulp revival movement, he has written sword-and-sorcery (“Gideon Cain,” co-created with Kurt Busiek), retro-SF (“Mars McCoy,” co-created with Ron Fortier), classic mystery (in “Sherlock Holmes – Consulting Detective, Vol. 1”), and 1930s air combat (in “Lance Star - Sky Ranger, Vol. 2”), all from Airship 27 Productions. His modern SF novel, “Lucian: Dark God’s Homecoming," hit stores in 2009, also from Airship 27. The “Assembled!” books he created and edited for White Rocket, about Marvel’s “Avengers” comics, have raised thousands of dollars for charity and garnered praise from the original creators themselves. His short stories, commentary and non-fiction articles have been published by “A Thousand Faces” Quarterly, Rittenhouse Archives, Adamant Entertainment and RevolutionSF.com.

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Books

Sentinels: Stellarax
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,910. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The situation is dire: Four vast and powerful cosmic entities stand poised to destroy the Earth, while the spaceborne nano-virus called the Blight turns everyone--human and alien--into mindless zombies. Now Lyn Li and Esro Brachis must lead a ragtag group on a desperate mission. If they’re going out, they’re going out with a bang. It’s one last hurrah-- before the end of the world!
Sentinels: Worldmind
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,820. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The planet-destroying Worldmind stands poised to annihilate the Earth, but our mightiest defenders are gone! Ultraa confronts an alien tribunal. Vanadium faces charges of treason against his own kind. And so Pulsar and her remaining few teammates have no choice-- as zero hour approaches, they must launch a daring-- and terrifying-- raid into the very heart of the Worldmind.
Sentinels: Apocalypse Rising
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,340. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Menaced by super-powered villains, trans-dimensional warlords, and alien invasion fleets, the Earth cries out for its heroes. But the Sentinels have vanished! Now Pulsar stands alone, down but not defeated, and determined to rescue her teammates... and her world.
Sentinels: A Distant Star
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,430. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
After helping to save the world, all Esro Brachis wanted was a little peace and quiet. But then the giant, adapting robot attacked. And the alien warships landed in his back yard. And then things got REALLY crazy. At least he has a beautiful alien warrior woman at his side... If only she didn't want to KILL him!
Sentinels: The Shiva Advent
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,920. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The Worldmind has dispatched his top lieutenant, the murderous Vanguard, to Earth--with orders to open the way for ultimate planetary annihilation. Standing in the way: Ultraa, Pulsar, and a motley collection of heroes--and villains--who must overcome their old rivalries and work together, if Earth is to have any chance at all.

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avengers    cosmic    heroes    pulp    sentinels    super hero    superhero    superheroes