Discover the ultimate 2019 preview in the new issue of SFX magazine - on sale now!

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Behold the new issue!

Look, can we just fast-forward through this whole Christmas thing and get to 2019 already? The latest issue of SFX magazine brings you the ultimate peek at next year's unmissables, from movies to TV, books to comics. It's on sale now with two fantastic gifts: a Hellboy artcard and a 2019 calendar of Ray Harryhausen movie art! (UK newsstand only.)

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Parallel worlds drama Counterpart returns for a second season (we're lucky - it was cancelled on another Earth), Watership Down gets a bright-eyed remake, Kieron Gillen rolls DIE, and Mark Gatiss steps into The Dead Room, bringing a chill to Christmas...

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The Mandalorian

Live-action Star Wars is heading to TV - and this one looks set to banish the lingering honk of the Holiday Special... Telling the adventures of a mysterious figure in some familiar armour, Star Wars: The Mandalorian is 2019's must-see - and here's why!

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2019 movie preview

Another blockbuster-loaded year at the flicks is looming. Turn off your phones and finish your conversations as we bring you the definitive rundown of every hot genre movie burning up the big screen in 2019.

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2019 TV preview

From a chat with the crew of Star Trek Discovery to the inside word on the BBC's new take on The War of the Worlds, Good Omens to the reborn Twilight Zone, here's our rundown of next year's most tantalising TV offerings. Stock up on Betamax now!

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Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

Along came a spider... and then along came quantum theory and then along came an infinite number of spiders. Dimension-spanning animation Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse is here and we're talking to the people behind it. Thwip! Thwip!

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Mark Gatiss

From The Ghosts of Motley Hall to James Mason, secret parts of London to The Time Machine, the gentleman from the League shares some of his favourite things with SFX. Hartley Hare snuck in there somehow. Don't have nightmares.

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Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald at the cinema, Chilling Adventures of Sabrina on the small screen, George RR Martin's Fire and Blood in books, and Fantastic Four in comics. The SFX reviews section never sleeps. Sometimes yawns, but never sleeps.

Want to see more? Check out this preview of our latest issue.

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