Posts Tagged ‘sci-fi’
The latest announcement, in the already star-studded line-up for Sci Fi Weekender next year, will be Stargate SG-1's Christopher Judge.
And so the struggle begins! How do I remain objective when I’m reviewing a movie from my favourite film franchise? How do I stop myself from devolving into total ‘fan-boy’ territory – either gushing praise over or screaming bile about, a movie that is a direct prequel to a film (the 1979 original) that I […]
This past weekend, I attended my first Starfest convention (on behalf of Geek Pride), the 40th anniversary of the event. Mainly a Star Trek/Star Wars festival, over the years, it has grown to include guests, activities, etc. from all different sci-fi and horror franchises. This year, everything from Firefly to Doctor Who to Dark Matter got covered (as well as […]
For eight years, the annual Sci-Fi & Fantasy Weekender has delivered a packed weekend of entertainment, guests, films and partying (reviewed here). Now they are turning metropolitan and bringing their sci-fi festival to Sheffield, the City of Steel, for Sci-Fi Weekender in the City. All the fun, fandom, and vibrant experience of the legendary Weekender […]
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.
I’ve been following the progress of the Ghost in the Shell Hollywood live action movie like most anime fans, with a lot of trepidation. So far the track record for Western Anime remakes has been extremely poor (Dragonball Evolution) or the movies have not even been able to make it out of development (Akira). I […]
So you may well be thinking to yourself “why the hell is an article about ‘wrestling’ appearing on Geek-Pride?!” Well, as we rapidly approach the last major professional wrestling event of the year (WWE Survivor Series), I thought it would be an ideal time to drop some sort of article regarding something that has been […]
Pogo! In case you don’t know who he is, he’s an Australian DJ and Producer Nick Bertke who specialises in rearranging and mashing up samples of old TV shows and Films from our youth in a quasi dream like fashion, blending ambient and down-tempo textures with the original source material to produce an nostalgic musical […]
FTL is to Star Trek as Halcyon 6: Starbase Commander is to Deep Space 9 - or Babylon 5, if you're more that way inclined.
Disney and Lucasfilm have dropped the latest trailer and poster for the long awaited Rogue One: A Star Wars Story in the run up to the standalone films release in the UK on the 16th December 2016. Check out the trailer and poster here. The film starring Felicity Jones, Diego Luna and Mads Mikkelsen is […]