Science fiction literature
Science fiction is a genre of fiction dealing with imaginative content such as futuristic settings, futuristic science and technology, space travel, time travel, faster than light travel, parallel uni...
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Cyberpunk
Just a collection of cyberpunk themed clips from movies and TV, set to Juno Reactor's Biot Messiah. I'm finally remaking this, as well as a few alternate v...
Definitions of science fiction
There have been many attempts at defining science fiction. This is a list of definitions that have been offered by authors, editors, critics and fans over the years since science fiction became a gen...
History of science fiction
The literary genre of science fiction is diverse, and its exact definition remains a contested question among both scholars and devotees. This lack of consensus is reflected in debates about the genre...
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Science fiction genre
The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to science fiction:Science fiction – genre of fiction dealing with the impact of imagined innovations in science or technolo...
Hard science fiction
Hard science fiction is a category of science fiction characterized by an emphasis on scientific accuracy or technical detail, or on both. The term was first used in print in 1957 by P. Schuyler Mille...
Soft science fiction
Soft science fiction, or soft SF, is a category of science fiction that uses the science elements as a backdrop for the story, rather than the central topic of the sci-fi work. It either (1) explores ...
Cyberpunk
Cyberpunk is a subgenre of science fiction in a future setting, noted for its focus on "high tech and low life". It features advanced science, such as information technology and cybernetics, coupled w...
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Alternate history
Alternate history or alternative reality is a genre of fiction consisting of stories that are set in worlds in which one or more historical events unfolds differently from how it did in reality. It ca...
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Military science fiction
Military science fiction is a subgenre of science fiction featuring the use of science fiction technology, mainly weapons, for military purposes and principal characters that are members of a military...
Apocalyptic fiction
Apocalyptic fiction is a subgenre of science fiction and horror fiction that is concerned with the end of human civilization. This apocalypse is typically portrayed as being due to a potentially exist...
Space opera
Space opera is a subgenre of science fiction that often emphasizes romantic, often melodramatic adventure, set mainly or entirely in outer space, usually involving conflict between opponents possessin...
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Space Western
Space Western is a subgenre of science fiction which uses the themes and tropes of Westerns within science fiction stories. Subtle influences may include exploration of new, lawless frontiers, while ...
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Speculative fiction
Speculative fiction is a broad literary genre encompassing any fiction with supernatural, fantastical, or futuristic elements. The popularity of the term is sometimes attributed to Robert Heinlein, w...
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Fantasy
Fantasy is a genre of fiction that commonly uses magic and other supernatural phenomena as a primary plot element, theme, or setting. Many works within the genre take place in imaginary worlds where m...
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Horror fiction
Horror fiction, horror literature and also horror fantasy are genres of literature, which are intended to, or have the capacity to frighten, scare, or startle their readers by inducing feelings of hor...
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Mystery fiction
Mystery fiction is a genre of fiction typically focused on the investigation of a crime. Mystery fiction is often used as a synonym for detective fiction or crime fiction—in other words a novel or sh...
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Superhero fiction
Superhero fiction is a subgenre originating in and most common to American comic books, though it has expanded into other media through adaptations and original works.The form is a type of speculative...
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Science fiction fandom
Science fiction fandom or SF fandom is a community or fandom of people actively interested in science fiction and fantasy and in contact with one another based upon that interest. SF fandom has a life...
List of science fiction awards
The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to science fiction:Science fiction – genre of fiction dealing with the impact of imagined innovations in science or technolo...
Science fiction conventions
Science fiction conventions are gatherings of fans of various forms of speculative fiction including science fiction and fantasy. Historically, science fiction conventions had focused primarily on lit...
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Science fiction fanzine
A science fiction fanzine is an amateur or semi-professional magazine published by members of science fiction fandom, from the 1930s to the present day. They were one of the earliest forms of fanzine,...
Fan fiction
Fan fiction or fanfiction (also abbreviated to fan fic, fanfic or fic) is fiction about characters or settings from an original work of fiction, created by fans of that work rather than by its creator...
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Science fiction studies
This article is about the field of science fiction studies. For the journal of the same title, please see Science Fiction Studies. Science fiction studies is the common name for the academic disciplin...
Bengali science fiction
Bengali science fiction is a part of Bengali literature containing science fiction elements.
Science fiction in the Bengali language is known as "kalpabigyan" .Bengali writers wrote various scienc...
Science fiction in China
Chinese science fiction (traditional Chinese: 科學幻想, simplified Chinese: 科学幻想, pinyin: kēxué huànxiǎng, commonly abbreviated to 科幻 kēhuàn, literally scientific fantasy) is genre of literature that conc...
Japanese science fiction
Science fiction in Japan is an important subgenre of modern Japanese literature that has strongly influenced aspects of contemporary Japanese pop culture, including anime, manga, video games, tokusats...
Czech science fiction and fantasy
Science fiction and fantasy in the Czech Republic has a long and varied history. From 1918, when Czechoslovakia became independent, until 1939, when Nazi Germany invaded it, Czech literature enjoyed ...
French science fiction
French science fiction is a substantial genre of French literature. It remains an active and productive genre which has evolved in conjunction with anglophone science fiction and other French and inte...