Machina Season 1

Machina is a near-future space race competition featuring two tech start-ups. The competition's goal is to select a company to build an AI-powered robot to set up a habitat on Mars. This competition is especially crucial as Earth is facing environmental catastrophes and the future of the human race lies in colonizing Mars.

All Systems Red

Murderbot doesn't want to murder. Murderbot wants to watch TV. Unfortunately, Murderbot has to murder. Sometimes. Because Murderbot is a SecUnit, and its job is to protect whoever the company tells it to protect. As a point of discussion, Murderbot's pronoun is it. I'm not dehumanizing it. You could yell at Wells for dehumanizing Murderbot, but Murderbot isn't human. So don't @ me. Murderbot has no name. It thinks of itself as Murderbot because it's…

Sakura: Intellectual Property

Sakura: Intellectual Property is a cyberpunk novel set in near-future Japan featuring the heavy metal star turned assassin sentient android Sakura. The country has extremely high poverty rates; most of the populace is retreating further into an augmented reality world powered by the all-powerful American corporation simply called the Mall. Sakura must fight for her freedom and the freedom of her people. Zachary Hill wrote the first draft of Sakura: Intellectual Property. He intended it…

Android Paradox

I didn’t know what I was getting into when I picked up Android Paradox by Michael La Ronn. It was a brand new book, published just days before I bought it. I had never read any of his books before, and it was pure chance that I stumbled upon it. Browsing through selections of recently published sci-fi books, this book stood out. Rogue androids, special agents, and modern cover art drew me in. I instantly…