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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.

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.

Charity Raffle – Win a Signed ARROW CAST A3 poster from The Zero Room

by Matt Gearyon 01/07/2018
We have got our hands on some great posters by the guys at Zero Room Designs  and to round it all off, we have got them signed by the respective cast members of the respective shows : Arrow, Gotham, Torchwood and more. Instead of having just a normal share to win though, we thought, bearing in […]

(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 […]