Howard Chaykin

Sci-fi's original hero is back: 1st look at the new Buck Rogers
Dec 17, 2012

Sci-fi's first fish-out-of-water-hero was Anthony "Buck" Rogers, a World War I veteran who, during a freak cave-in, was trapped in suspended animation until the 25th Century. There he soon had to put his soldier skills to good use against a whole new set of enemies in a world foreign to him. He set the stage for countless others of his kind—and now, he's back.