Forty years ago today, an earth shattering piece of radio was broadcast for the first time. This revelatory piece of radio was The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy.
To say Dana Fredsti is unconventional is an understatement. Before becoming an author, Dana was an actress and theatrical swordswoman. Dana’s most famous cinematic credits include Army of Darkness, where she was the armourer’s assistant and appeared as a sword-wielding deadite. Since leaving the world of acting behind her, Dana started a career as an […]
For those with literary leanings and wish to exercise their quills, the Horror Writers Association have organised a script-writing event. Through interviews, panel discussions and screenings, attendees will have an unmissable opportunity to learn how to write and sell a script from leading members of the UK horror industry, with a number of very special […]
One of the highlights of the MCM Birmingham Comic Con is always the diverse costumes worn by the talented cosplayers that attend. The sheer breadth of costumes range from faithful recreations of those worn on screen to imaginative re-envisioning of iconic characters.
With a preview of Kuruz: One by One set to be debuted at MCM London at the end of the month, here at Geek Pride we thought we’d do a little review on the story so far to whet your appetites for the next volume. From the get go, Sonesh Joshi’s first volume of […]
The new Eisenhorn comic, Eisenhorn: Xenos, from Pixelhero Games and GW and published by TPub, is a preview to the new game, setting the stage for the adventure you'll play when you start.
“Are you troubled by strange noises in the middle of the night? Do you experience feelings of dread in your basement or attic?, Have you or your family ever seen a spook, spectre or ghost?, If the answer is “yes,” then don’t wait another minute. Pick up the phone and call the professionals…” With the […]
Sophie Sparham’s Snow in Hell starts out innocently enough as high-concept science-fiction, then angels start appearing, then necromancers, and then it gets seriously weird.
"'What are you gonna do? You ain't gonna plug me and let me fall to the street. Come on bounty hunter, where are your cuffs? I'm worth more alive than I am dead. So, let's get this over with.' 'No bounties, no rewards,' He said, pulling the trigger. Cortez's body fell into the dust twenty feet below. People gathered around with the blood seeping out of the holes in his body and married to the dirt below."
It’s very rare that I am one to judge a book by its cover, what with novels having different editions etc. But there was something about this particular book that grabbed me; perhaps it was the upside down skeleton dressed as a cowboy, leering and grinning madly from the shelf at me. Maybe it was […]