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R.I.P. Stan Lee (1922-2018)

by Jonjo Cosgroveon 12/11/2018
The face of Marvel, the king of the cameo and the man that every geek wanted to have as a best friend! The news that has brought streams of tears to millions of geeks, the day that many thought would never come…Stan “The Man” Lee has passed away. At the age of 95, many would […]

All change for SFW-X

by Peter Ray Allisonon 08/10/2018
Following the announcement that Sci-Fi Weekender (SFW) would be leaving its venue near Pwllheli, the organisers have been scouring the UK for a new location that can meet the various demands of such a multi-facetted event.

Vampire: The Masquerade V5 Accessories

by Peter Ray Allisonon 02/10/2018
White Wolf have teamed up with accessory crafters Dog Might and Elderwood Academy to create a bespoke series of gaming accessories for the return of Vampire: The Masquerade with V5.

Dark Phoenix trailer reminds people X-Men is still a film franchise

by Andy Haighon 29/09/2018
The first trailer for Fox’s latest X-Men film Dark Phoenix has just dropped onto the internet. Dark Phoenix is the seventh X-Men film from Fox, or the third, or the fourth, since they ‘rebooted’ the franchise. Depending on how you actually count them. The latest attempt from Fox to hoover up some of that superhero […]

Just in time for Halloween – Ghostel board game special offer

by Bevan Clatworthyon 13/09/2018
Halloween is fast approaching, and Tinkerbot Games is running a spooky special to help you lovers of board games get your creep on! In the run up to Halloween if you head on over to www.tinkerbotgames.com to purchase a copy of the haunted house game Ghostel, enter the Geek Pride exclusive promo code GEEK20 to […]

Change of landing site for SFW-X

by Peter Ray Allisonon 18/07/2018
Sci Fi Weekender (SFW) is not your typical science-fiction event (a review of last year’s SFW in the City can be found here).  Less of a convention and more of a festival, for one weekend every year, thousands of sci-fi and fantasy fans descend on North Wales for a celebration of all things geek.  However, […]

Rogue Trooper film from Duncan Jones announced

by Andy Haighon 17/07/2018
Some rather surprising, but definitely welcome, as it’s been announced that Duncan Jones, director of Moon, Source Code and more, is bringing 2000AD’s Rogue Trooper to the big screen. Rogue Trooper was created by writer Gerry Finley-Day and artist Dave Gibbons and first appeared in 2000AD back in 1981. The original story revolved around a […]

Matthew Lillard talks Waterdeep: Dragon Heist

by Erinon 29/06/2018
With Beadle & Grimm’s Pandemonium Warehouse releasing the much anticipated Platinum Edition Dungeons & Dragons box, Waterdeep: Dragon Heist, in just a few months time, I spoke with one of the company’s founders, Matthew Lillard (actor, director, producer, entrepreneur, blue-haired-punk-god-that-one-time, D&D enthusiast) to learn more. Lillard has been a D&D fan for most of his […]

Black Library announces Warhammer Adventures

by Andy Haighon 27/05/2018
Black Library, Games Workshop’s publishing arm, made an announcement recently which could quite easily have been mistaken for something from satirical website The Daily Mash – A series of books (set in the worlds of 40K and Age of Sigmar aka Warhammer for the old guard) aimed at young kids. Warhammer Adventures is exactly that. […]

(N)SFW-X(XX)

by Peter Ray Allisonon 17/05/2018
The partying has barely finished for the ninth Sci Fi Weekender (SFW), but work has already started on their next invasion of North Wales for SFW-X.  Much of the programming is still in its early stages, but some guests have already been confirmed already. People often ask how the weekender is different to any of […]