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What If the Star Wars Sequels Were Based on a Kurosawa Movie Just Like the Original Star Wars?
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Price: Free! Words: 6,470. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2015. Category: Essay » Literature
Fans of Star Wars know full well the debt George Lucas owes to Akira Kurosawa for many of the elements that inspired Star Wars, but few have considered plundering once again from the cave of samurai movies in order to bring back the magic! This thought experiment takes us through that scenario with the point of view that wholesale plagiarism is the key to reviving the franchise.
Projeto Europa
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Price: Free! Words: 7,150. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 7, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
No início do século 22 é chegada a hora do ser humano dar um novo passo: tentar alcançar a lua de Júpiter chamada Europa. Robert e Damon são melhores amigos e concorrentes ao cargo de comandante da missão. Eles seriam capazes de guiar a humanidade para tal destino? O foguete Jove conta com uma enorme impressora 3D e será o lar de cinco astronautas por dois anos.
Crusade For Vengeance
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Series: Dark Vengeance, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 148,380. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Valerie must continue her quest to get vengeance for her family. Joined by Hanna and Deni, she must face the survivors of her family and her Company. All the while, in the darkened corners of the Pantheon, a name is being whispered as a beacon of hope for the Manuals - Battleborn.
Под сенью звезд
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 108,280. Language: Russian. Published: January 7, 2015 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Солнце пекло нещадно. Большинство отдыхающих переместились со своих лежаков за столики многочисленных кафе или в номера своих отелей. Для разгара туристического сезона пляж выглядел пустынно. Кроваво-красная «Компетиционе» въехала на стоянку перед пляжем ровно в полдень. Внимательный взгляд человека хорошо знакомого с автомобилями легендарной итальянской марки
The Conspiracy of H
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,540. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2015. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Prepare to amaze yourself with the future evolution of human being & once in a lifetime story in the history of mankind. It is a story about a business man who leaped mankind in to future. With his prowess, he peeps in to the future of human evolution & what the human future can be? His company named AmBiSh has done miracle in space. A space ship so big was never built & nobody was ever successful
Tech, Lies, and Wizardry
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Series: Black Ocean. Price: Free! Words: 8,760. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2015 by Magical Scrivener Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(2.00 from 1 review)
A heist goes wrong on a space station, and the crew of the starship Mobius are caught between a local crime boss and a galactic syndicate. Can Captain Carl Ramsey weasel his way out of this one? More importantly, can he weasel out of it and still get paid for the job?
Kallakak's Cousins
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,980. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Kallakak just wants to run his shop and mourn his mate, but instead he's plagued wtth problems: the rapacious Jellidoos want to seize his shop, while his newly arrived relatives are causing all manner of mayhem on Twicefar Station. All the while, political revolution threatens, and he's trying to recover from illness. Will he and his robot salesclerk prevail?
I Come From the Dark Universe
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
In this short story, life on tumultuous TwiceFar station is much the lonely existence same day to day for Bo. But when he comes upon a mysterious woman who claims to come from an alternate universe, he must face his strange attraction to her.
Persister: Space Funding Crisis I
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Price: Free! Words: 25,170. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
A lot can go wrong in six months of chryosleep, and Dr. Karen Arianne has been under for 153 years. Even worse, the most powerful force in the galaxy, the Central Academic Funding Council Administration, now has application forms so long they come with embedded therapy. But before she can worry about that, Arianne will have to find out why so many cultural evolution researchers are being murdered
Highbrow Fury
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,190. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Nine years after Atheron, Madison Z finds herself in charge of Reliant. Terrible timing, a battle is coming. Finding a way out of this bad situation isn’t going to be easy; and soon she’s going to make a mistake. If she’s lucky, her brother Deke will be there to help her when her luck runs out. This battle can’t be won. She knows that. But can they survive it knowing time is running out?
"When Universes Collide: A Star Wars Fan Fiction"
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Price: Free! Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
In what could only be considered taboo, this Star Wars FanFiction takes us to planet Earth! Where, Jacob, a young human in Chicago, is befriended by a Sith, Darth Harest. Her hopes of adding him to a new struggle of the Sith against the Jedi Order is confronted by Jedi Salvitor; whom is also on his own mission to recruit humans to fight an emerging Sith power on Earth!
Mars McCoy and the Curse of the Star Lance
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,510. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
A daring young space ace confronts a cosmic mystery aboard a derelict starship. In the grand tradition of Buck Rogers and Flash Gordon comes Mars McCoy! Nominated for the 2014 New Pulp Award for Best Short Story.
Draconia: Rehatching
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Series: Draconia. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,500. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The Treaty between Draconia and Earth was in shreds. Enemies were everywhere. But, hope still existed. Captain Mark Johnson of Earth was determined to defend Draconia against all threats--Norseen and Human. But, ultimately, it was up to Varthikes and Audwin, and the power of their friendship, to ensure their home survives the Norseen invasion to be rehatched.
Nix 9
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,510. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
NIX-9, (n.): Infamous, deep space prison set on NIX, one of the moons orbiting the systems ninth sub-planet, Pluto. Action, adventure, and a little lizard love. It's like Star Wars meets Guardians of the Galaxy, only it's all taking place right in our own solar system's backyard.
The Fall of ZuriPella
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,600. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Gabriel ZuriPella is a killer going dark. Old friends want him dead as does his own government. If new people find out what he’s done, they’ll want him dead too. For him this means going off the grid, slipping quietly off world, and making a run for it. To do this, Gabriel must kick fate in the teeth and rely on his military training, his wit, his weapon.
Asgard
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,480. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Hit ’Em Hard! Join the Solar Marines! Humanity has finally been united under the banner of the Presidential Council. But now Almek Manning and the rest of the Four Species Alliance must focus on the Draconian threat. One of the Draconians’ most powerful capital ships, a Black Ax, appears above the skies of Earth and demands a duel, coupled with the threat of human annihilation.
The Waste #1
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Price: Free! Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The Waste is said to a wilderness of reality. A place where nothing untainted ever came from. A cosmos perverse with actualities and worlds that can’t be trusted or subjugated.
Firepower! The Journal of the Fire On The Suns Universe Issue #2
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,440. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Firepower! The Journal of the Fire On The Suns Universe Issue #2 contains over 14 thousand words of new material for the pbem (play by email) game Fire On The Suns (FOTS) including ship design variants in Shipyard, a Missions profile article by Jeff Engel, a Sub-Sector Guide for Sub-Sector 413x419, rules extensions for FOTS Tactical Comand, and an article on Power Projection.
Stargate SG-1 - Permafrost
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,120. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
A 30,000 word novella. A week before Christmas, Dr. Daniel Jackson discovers that archaeologists in Iceland are excavating a Norse burial site that might have connections to the recently encountered Asgard race. Daniel persuades General Hammond to let SG-1 travel to Iceland – much to the annoyance of the field archaeologists.
Heart of the South
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Series: Magen. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 189,670. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(5.00 from 1 review)
Seatus and Es'stus have been at war for over three hundred years. Inevitably, the Seatons - the Defenders - are losing. Left behind by the main troop movements, Magen's lone division must cross the oceans if they are to be any aid in the defence of the capital, Solara. They head into the Heart of the South. Part two in the Magen series continuing from "Of North Blood Drawn" (free).