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(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 […]

Avengers Infinity War – A Masterpiece, shame about the end.

by Matt Gearyon 03/05/2018
WARNING SPOILERS ALL UP IN YOUR FACE   Check out our podcast at the end of the article! I’ve enjoyed every Marvel film release since Iron man. Granted some have been slightly lower on the scale than others but all have been great and enjoyable films and Infinity War is no exception.The question is does […]

Avengers: Infinity War – Review

by joshkingofgeekson 26/04/2018
WARNING, SPOILERS AHEAD! “Can you feel it, see it, hear it today? If you can’t, then it doesn’t matter anyway You will never understand it ’cause it happens too fast And it feels so good, it’s like walking on glass It’s so cool, it’s so hip, it’s alright It’s so groovy, it’s outta sight You […]

Ready Player One – Film Review

by Matt Gearyon 05/04/2018
Ready Player One is one of my favourite books, provided to me by Geek Pride’s very own Ben Fee at the dawning of Geek Pride and something I honestly feel pushed me into embracing my Nerdom 100% instead of hiding it in the shadows. It is a nostalgia trip par excellence and a book that […]

MCM Birmingham Comic Con – November 2017: Is that a chicken?

by Peter Ray Allisonon 24/11/2017
Wandering into MCM Birmingham Comic Con for the first time, you may be excused for being awestruck for a moment.  The entrance is a visual assault on the senses, with banners hanging from the ceiling, videos playing non-stop on the monitors and hordes of costumers of surrounding you. From traders and authors, to cars and […]

Cosplay from SFW in the City

by Peter Ray Allisonon 16/10/2017
One of the highlights of Sci Fi Weekender in the City 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 fantastic […]

Sci-Fi Weekender in the City 2017

by Peter Ray Allisonon 12/10/2017
Sci-Fi Weekender (SFW), the largest science-fiction festival in Europe and only event of its kind in the UK, launched its new satellite event last weeked in Sheffield. Peter Ray Allison investigates.

Adam West dies at age 88

by Matt Gearyon 10/06/2017
It is with great sadness that we must inform you that Adam West, Pop culture hero and all round great guy, has died at age 88. Best known for his 60s Batman, West struggled to get parts after the series was cancelled only to come back with one of his most memorable roles as the […]

Wonder Woman is Spectacular, Totally Worth the Wait

by Becca Harperon 02/06/2017
This Wonder Woman solo outing directed by Patty Jenkins has been a long time coming, the fans have been shouting at DC to make this film and finally they took the chance. I do not stand alone when I say there has been a little apprehension as to whether DC could do the job, I […]

Zack Snyder no longer directing Justice League film after family tragedy

by Matt Gearyon 23/05/2017
It is sad news to find out that, after the suicide of his 20 year old daughter, Autumn, Zach Snyder is taking a step back from directing the Justice League film to spend time with his family. He told the Hollywood Reporter: “I’ve decided to take a step back from the movie to be with […]