SFFdirect describes its visit to East Lancashire Railway’s annual Sci-fi on the Sidings event, a weekend of science fiction and steam trains.
This article lists the best sentient races/individuals in science fiction and fantasy. They have at least human-equivalent intelligence.
A report on Edge-Lit 8, a one-day event for writers of science fiction and fantasy held at Derby Quad exhibition centre on 13 July 2019.
A list of some of the most well-known and original creatures in science fiction and fantasy. From film, television and books.
A table of the major literary awards in science fiction & fantasy, including eligibility criteria, how winners are chosen, & names of 2018 winners.
Find out why Leeds’ Royal Armouries Museum is unmissable for fans, readers, and especially writers of Science Fiction and Fantasy.
SFFdirect looks back on the incredible Game of Thrones series and distils three essential pieces of writing advice, as well as a fourth bonus tip!
The ‘Chosen One’ fantasy trope is defined, discussed & debated. This article argues for & against the trope for both readers & writers of fantasy.