Sci-fi Journal

Sci-Fi Journal is a Rhode Island public access cable TV show covering many aspects of Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror.

Frequent segments include tv, movie and dvd news, essential SF library, comics, anime, gaming, collectibles, and a roundtable discussion. Plus, there are interviews with favorite authors, artists, publishers, convention coverage, and cool Internet movies, movie trailers, and more.

Sci-Fi Journal has been on the air since January 1996 and was originally a half hour long and aired sporadically in East Providence, until we were able to get on the RI Statewide Interconnect schedule in 1997 where we expanded to a monthly hour long format.

The 4 main hosts of the show currently are Jay Kingston, James Hinsey, Marc Morisseau and Calvin Watts, III who are all members of the Rhode Island Science Fiction Club. Other members may appear from time to time as co-hosts or during roundtables and several members help out the production.

Rhode Island Science Fiction Club www.risfc.org

PO Box 8515

Warwick, RI 02888

scifijournal@risfc.org

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The 4 main hosts of the show currently are Jay Kingston, James Hinsey, Marc Morisseau and Calvin Watts, III who are all members of the Rhode Island Science Fiction Club. Other members may appear from time to time as co-hosts or during roundtables and several members help out the production.

Sci-fi Journal - Dec'18

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Sci-Fi Journal for December 2018 shot live at Rhode Island Comic Con with hosts James Hinsey, Ian Kingston, Maddy Morisseau, Marc Morisseau, and Calvin Watts III. We open the show with a brief introduction and what we are looking forward to seeing and doing while at RI Comic Con. Calvin does an interview with Travis Landry of Bruneau and Co. Auctioneers. James interviews actor Jason Marsden about his voice and acting work. Ian interviews artist Pui Che of PUILLUSTRATED. Marc interviews T.J. Feldman about Sol Sector, a Star Trek fan club.

Sci-fi Journal - Nov'18

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Sci-Fi Journal for November 2018 with hosts James Hinsey, Ian Kingston, Maddy Morisseau, Marc Morisseau, and Calvin Watts III. Ian does Popcorn Previews with trailers for ''The Grinch'', ''The Girl in the Spider's Web'', and ''Robin Hood''. Calvin does Game Over with the latest news in home video releases and video games. Maddy does Books & Boardgames with news on Table-top games and new book releases. Marc does Toob News covering all of our favorite and new television shows.

Sci-fi Journal - Oct'18

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Sci-Fi Journal for October 2018 with hosts James Hinsey, Ian Kingston, Maddy Morisseau, Marc Morisseau, and Calvin Watts III. Ian does Popcorn Previews with trailers for ''Halloween'' and ''The Nutcracker and the Four Realms''. Calvin does Game Over with the latest news in home video releases and video games. Calvin interviews John Medeiros of the Rhode Island Funko Pop Group. Maddy does Books & Boardgames with news on Table-top games and book releases. Marc does Toob News covering all of our favorite and new television shows.

Sci-fi Journal - Sep'18

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Sci-Fi Journal for September 2018 shot live at TerrifiCon at Mohegan Sun Expo Center in Uncasville, CT, at Pintastic Pinball & Game Room Expo in Sturbridge, MA, at NEON RetroFest at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Warwick, RI with hosts James Hinsey, Ian Kingston, Maddy Morisseau, Marc Morisseau, Adam Tuchman, and Calvin Watts III. Ian, Marc and Calvin start the show at TerrifiCon, and Ian interviews artist Brett Kelley, BKArtMerc, about his art. Ian does Popcorn Previews with trailers for ''Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween'', ''First Man'', ''Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald''.

Sci-fi Journal - Aug'18

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Sci-Fi Journal for August 2018 with hosts James Hinsey, Ian Kingston, Maddy and Marc Morisseau, and Calvin Watts III shot live at Pintastic New England in Sturbridge, MA, and ConnectiCon in Hartford, CT. Ian does Popcorn Previews with trailers for ''The Predator'' and ''The House With a Clock in Its Walls''. James does Anime Daisuki covering anime news from Japan and in the US. At ConnectiCon, Maddy interviews Jim Fitzpatrick with his board game Mission to Planet Hexx.

Sci-fi Journal - Jul'18

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Sci-Fi Journal for July 2018 with hosts James Hinsey, Ian Kingston, Maddy and Marc Morisseau, and Calvin Watts III, shot live at the Rhode Island Science Fiction Club Annual Summer Picnic at Colt State Park in Bristol, RI. Ian does Popcorn Previews with trailers for ''Mowgli'', ''Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreak-It Ralph 2'' and ''Mortal Engines''.

Sci-fi Journal - Jun'18

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Sci-Fi Journal for June 2018 with hosts James Hinsey, Ian Kingston, Maddy Morisseau, Marc Morisseau, and Calvin Watts III. The Sci-Fi Journal crew went on the road for Free Comic Book Day in May and interviewed several local comic book shop proprietors. Calvin interviews Cassie of Green Dragon Comics in Glocester, RI. Ian does Popcorn Previews with trailers for ''Skyscraper'', and ''Mission Impossible: Fallout''. Ian interviews Randy of Wild Time Comics in Attleboro, MA. James interviews Regan of Rah-CoCo's Collectibles in Providence, RI.

Sci-fi Journal - May'18

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Sci-Fi Journal for May 2018 with hosts James Hinsey, Ian Kingston, Maddy Morisseau, Marc Morisseau, and Calvin Watts III. Ian does Popcorn Previews with trailers for ''Teen Titans Go! To The Movies!'', ''Upgrade'', and ''Hotel Transylvania 3''. Calvin does Game Over with the latest in home video releases and video game news, and an interview from CTGamerCon with Ryan Burger of Old School Gamer Magazine. Maddy does Books & Boardgames with new games and books to check out. Marc does Toob News covering all of our favorite and new television shows.

Sci-fi Journal - Apr'18

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Sci-Fi Journal for April 2018 with cohosts James Hinsey, Ian Kingston, Maddy Morisseau, Marc Morisseau and Calvin Watts III. Ian does Popcorn Previews with trailers for ''Rampage'', ''The First Purge'', and ''Ant-Man and the Wasp'', and we talk about the passing of Stephen Hawking. The Sci-Fi Journal crew went to CTGamerCon at Mohegan Sun Convention Canter in March to check it out. Marc interviews Steven Christina Jr. of Super Retro Throwback Reviews podcast. Ian interviews artist Alex of The Urban Cloth. Maddy interviews Brennan of High School Esports League.

Sci-fi Journal - Mar'18

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Sci-Fi Journal for March 2018 with cohosts James Hinsey, Ian Kingston, Marc Morisseau and Calvin Watts III. Ian does Popcorn Previews with trailers for ''Solo: A Star Wars Story'', ''Incredibles 2'', and ''Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom'' and a discussion of Movie Pass service. Calvin does Game Over with the latest in home video releases and video game news, plus some footage from Kingdom Hearts III, and talks about the upcoming CTGamerCon and Pintastic New England. Marc does Toob News covering all of our favorite and new television shows.