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WCC: Wet, Cold and Claustrophobic

by Peter Ray Allisonon 02/05/2019
Last weekend promised to be an amazing weekend.  Indeed, Wales Comic Con, or WCC for short, has over the years accrued a proven track record for hosting excellent events.  This year’s special guest line-up was truly impressive; Ron Perlman and Rupert Grint were there, but it was Kiefer Sutherland I was most wanting to meet. […]

Avengers Assemble! We’re in the Endgame: Review

by joshkingofgeekson 28/04/2019
Walking into Screen number 1, midnight Wednesday, I have never felt so anxious or emotional, nervous and excited at once. As I sat down I felt like I just wanted to get it over with but also not wanting it to happen. why? it’s simple really, this would be the end of an 11 year […]

MCM Birmingham Comic Con – March 2019

by Peter Ray Allisonon 26/03/2019
With an increasing number of events on the UK convention scene, Birmingham Comic Con was MCM’s chance to prove that they remain one of best conventions in geek culture. Entering MCM Birmingham Comic Con has always been a visual assault on the senses, and this year was no different, with massive video screens showcasing the […]

Sci-Fi Weekender X: Part 1

by Peter Ray Allisonon 28/01/2019
SFW is back, bigger and better than ever.

Cosplay from SFW in the City 2

by Peter Ray Allisonon 22/10/2018
One of the highlights of the recent SFW in the City 2 was the diverse costumes worn by the talented cosplayers there.  The sheer breadth of cosplay ranged from faithful recreations of those worn on screen to imaginative re-envisioning of iconic characters. Here, in no particular order, is just a fraction of some of the […]

SFW in the City II

by Peter Ray Allisonon 11/10/2018
Sci-Fi Weekender’s (SFW) annual satellite event, SFW in the City, held its second event last weekend. Smaller and more intimate than the main event, it still provided a welcome break from the mundanity of everyday life. Peter Ray Allison went along to find out more.

Guardsman – WH40k fan film

by Matt Gearyon 10/10/2018
Directed by Richard Boylan and Written by Boman Modine, Guardsman is a rather glorious, short fan film about, well a guardsman, down on his luck and surrounded by Xenos. Shame it wasn’t longer but good to see good quality, 40k,fan made, live action and Animiated shorts coming out… maybe GW will take the hint and […]

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.

Final Space – a Netflix series

by Matt Gearyon 25/08/2018
New to Netflix in the UK, Final Space is a remake or even a sequel to a YouTube series of the same name. Where in a lonely Prisoner, Gary, chances to meet an Alien creature, named Mooncake, who happens to be a planet destroying weapon.  Created by Olan Rodgers the show was championed by Conan […]

Did Alden Ehrenreich’s Han Solo Live Up to Harrison Ford’s?

by Andrew Corbanon 25/05/2018
  Geek Pride previously wrote about how some of the new Star Wars movies don’t measure up to the greatness of the original 70s to 80s trilogy. While Rogue One was without a doubt one of the most impressive additions to the franchise, other recent ones like The Force Awakens and The Last Jedi were […]