Military Science Fiction

Military science fiction is a subgenre of science fiction that features the use of science fiction technology, mainly weapons, for military purposes and usually principal characters that are members of a military organization involved in military activity; occurring sometimes in outer space or on a different planet or planets. It exists in literature, comics, film and video games.

A detailed description of the conflict, the tactics and weapons used for it, and the role of a military service and the individual members of that military organization forms the basis for a typical work of military s
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New Releases Tagged "Military Science Fiction"

Critical Mass (Expeditionary Force, #10)
Unconquerable Sun (The Sun Chronicles, #1)
Critical Mass (Expeditionary Force, #10)
Ballistic (The Palladium Wars #2)
Aftershocks (The Palladium Wars, #1)
Hand of Mars (Starship's Mage, #2)
Valkyrie (Expeditionary Force Book 9)
Warship (Black Fleet Trilogy, #1)
Legionnaire (Galaxy's Edge, #1)
Voice of Mars (Starship's Mage, #3)
Judgment of Mars (Starship's Mage, #5)
Deliverance (Hell Divers, #3)
Marine (Terran Scout Fleet #1)
Points of Impact (Frontlines #6)
Odysseus Ascendant (Odyssey One #7)
Ghosts (Hell Divers, #2)
Fields of Fire (Frontlines, #5)
Old Man's War (Old Man's War, #1)
On Basilisk Station (Honor Harrington, #1)
Dauntless (The Lost Fleet, #1)
The Forever War (The Forever War, #1)
Starship Troopers
Fearless (The Lost Fleet, #2)
The Honor of the Queen (Honor Harrington, #2)
The Ghost Brigades (Old Man's War, #2)
Ender's Game (Ender's Saga, #1)
Courageous (The Lost Fleet, #3)
The Short Victorious War (Honor Harrington, #3)
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Science Fiction & Fantasy Titles for 2012!
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Military & Space Opera
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G.S. Jennsen
Chaos that closely resembled panic awaited. Shuttles raced to the presumed safety of the planet below while fighters crisscrossed the perimeter of the station. Platoon-sized formations of frigates and several cruisers formed up and accelerated away. To where the approaching attackers were located? She didn’t give a damn what her mother said in public. This was a bona fide insurrection.
G.S. Jennsen, Abysm

Henry V. O'Neil
Food’s the killer. The clock starts as soon as the troops are on the ground. You wouldn’t believe how fast they consume what they’re carrying, and then … if I don’t get them more, if I don’t find them more … they die.
Henry V. O'Neil, Orphan Brigade

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