The Week In Sci-Fi

Your week of science fiction and fantasy, including Sky1's latest Terry Pratchett adaptation, Going Postal

MONDAY 24 MAY

  • Today’s Blu-ray offerings are City Of The Living Dead and the still-in-cinemas Heartless (also out on DVD).
  • It’s the penultimate FlashForward on Five at 9pm.
  • Toby Hadoke brings his fantastic Moths Ate My Doctor Who Scarf to Pitlochry.

TUESDAY 25 MAY

  • Loads of SF TV tonight, with Stargate Universe on Sky 1 at 8pm, The Vampire Diaries on ITV2 at 9pm and V on Syfy at 10pm. Fringe takes a week off to make way for a repeat of the Lost finale on Sky1 at 9pm (which aired in the early hours of Monday morning).

WEDNESDAY 26 MAY

  • The Winchester lads are back slaying demons in Supernatural on Living at 9pm.

THURSDAY 27 MAY

  • Today’s book offerings are Charlaine “ True Blood ” Harris’s Dead In The Family , Carlos Ruiz Zafón’s Spanish kids’ bestseller The Prince Of Mist (see our interview in the current SFX ) and The TARDIS Handbook .
  • Books not your thing? Why not watch Legend Of The Seeker on Syfy at 8pm, or avoid Painkiller Jane on Syfy at 10pm.
  • Top comics artist David Lafuente signs at London's Forbidden Planet .

FRIDAY 28 MAY

  • Sink your teeth into the brand new SFX vampire special . It's out today.
  • Rec 2 , Space Chimps 2 and The Tooth Fairy face off for your hard-earned at the box office.
  • Collectormania kicks off in Milton Keynes.
  • No More Heroes 2 is out for the Wii.

SATURDAY 29 MAY

  • For the first time in ages, the Eurovision Song Contest doesn't disrupt the Time Lord. The Silurian Doctor Who two-parter concludes at 7pm (at last, it's back at a proper time!) with "Cold Blood" on BBC One. Confidential follows on BBC Three.
  • Head to the ExCel Centre in London for two days of MCM Expo . SFX will be there, and Robert Rankin will be hosting our Blastermind quiz.
  • There's a retro-gaming exhibition at the National Space Centre in Leicester.

SUNDAY 30 MAY

  • Sky1’s big budget adaptation of Going Postal gets under way at 6pm. Watch it, or our guest editor will be cross.

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