Sunday, 31 March 2013

CLASSIC IMAGE: 'TAKE CARE OF THE STOMACH..."


Despite his stomach ailment, Starbuck shares a laugh with his commanding officer, Apollo, as they hope for the good times to come from the armistice between Man and Cylon. A classic early moment from Saga of a Star World.

Tuesday, 26 March 2013

CLASSIC IMAGE: AMAZING ATHENA!


We haven't had a new shot of the lovely Maren Jensen in a while, so now's about the time to rectify that! Athena's character was heavily underused in the later half of the original series-so much so that she just disappeared after Greetings from Earth! Here's hoping her comic book incarnation has lots to do in the upcoming new comic book series...

Thursday, 21 March 2013

COMING SOON: A BRAND NEW 'GALACTICA' COMIC ADVENTURE!


Here's the terrific cover art by Alex Ross for DYNAMIC FORCES upcoming brand new BG comic adventure celebrating the shows 35th Anniversary, written by Dan Abnett and Andy Manning. It's out in May in the US.

Details here: PREVIEWSworld - BATTLESTAR GALACTICA #1 (MR)

Thursday, 14 March 2013

CLASSIC IMAGE: NEXT STEPS?


On the Galactica bridge, Commander Adama and Colonel Tigh work out their next moves against the ever pursuant Cylon menace, in another classic B/W image from the pilot episode.

Friday, 8 March 2013

CLASSIC IMAGE: THE BUSINESS OF GREED..


On board the passenger liner Rising Star, Boomer, watched by Apollo, has a run in with one of the corrupt Sire Uri's private security men, in a tense moment from Saga of a Star World.

Saturday, 2 March 2013

CLASSIC ART: LAUNCHED INTO WAR!


Amidst heavy Cylon attack, one of the Galactica's Vipers blasts out of its bay and into action. One of my all-time favourite pieces of conceptual art from the original series by Ralph McQuarrie.

McQuarrie's artistic and commercial representatives, those fine people at DREAMS AND VISIONS PRESS, are now making available, officially licensed from UNIVERSAL, a selection of the late artist's work from the series, plus other original material from today's finest talents, available for purchase here: Dreams and Visions Press