Pick up a copy of SFX magazine issue 312 in a shop and you get a choice of four Game of Thrones season 8 covers! Pick from Daenerys Targaryen, Cersei Lannister, Tyrion Lannister, and Jon Snow. Below we run down just a few highlights of the issue; alternatively, you can get a feel for the contents by skimming through this digital preview.
Game of Thrones
A 12-page piece on Game of Thrones is our cover feature. As the groundbreaking fantasy saga prepares to draw to a conclusion, we speak to 11 of the stars of the series, who reflect on the final days of an epic ten-year journey.
Read more: The best Game of Thrones theories you need to know about going into season 8
The cat came back! Stephen King’s moggie-resurrecting 1983 horror novel about an Indian burial ground has been adapted for the screen once more. We quiz the directors, as well as the producer and the two main stars.
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With just a few weeks to go until we get the resolution to the Avengers saga with Avengers: Endgame, we apply our brains to some well-informed guesswork/wild speculation (delete according to taste) about what could happen next! Frankly, you’re probably going to learn more from it than a bunch of interviews with zipped-lipped cast…
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The Curse of La Llorona
We’ve had a “My Sharona” earworm for weeks thanks to this Latin-themed chiller about a creepy “Weeping Woman”! We speak to director Michael Chaves about bringing Mexican folklore to Hollywood horror. Oh my little pretty one, my pretty one…
Read more: The most anticipated upcoming horror movies of 2019 and beyond
There’s another Hellboy movie on the way starring Big Red, the horny-headed demon who’s on the side of the angels. We quiz comics writer/artist Mike Mignola about creating this iconic character – and what he makes of the new film.
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The Twilight Zone
Rod Serling’s daddy of all anthology shows is celebrating its 60th anniversary! We look back at the classic series, and speak to the producer of the imminent new version, fronted by Get Out writer/director Jordan Peele.
Read more: The most anticipated new TV shows of 2019
The big features are just the tip of the iceberg! As ever, our news section is crammed with insights into yet more movies, TV shows, comics and books. In the spotlight this month: the likes of Captive State, the TV adaptation of Hanna, Cloak and Dagger season 2 and the new Moomins series.
The SFX verdict on Captain Marvel kicks off 25 pages of searing critical analysis, as we inform you which of the latest films, TV shows, books, comics, audio plays, and video games are worth splashing your hard-earned cash on!
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