Posts Tagged ‘Star Trek’
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 […]
The Christmas season is now upon us. By now you’ve seen the new John Lewis Ad, that Coca Cola Truck has pulled into your town and the posters for the local panto have started going up. And what a better time for you to get your loved one a unique and amazing present. Choosing a […]
Peter Ray Allison has a (very) quick chat with Heroes, Star Trek, Star Wars and Lost alumni Greg Grunberg about Star Trek, JJ Heroes and playing the everyman.
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 […]
To celebrate 50 Years of Star Trek, Geek Pride along with The Wand Company are giving you the chance to win this amazing prize, The Classic Star Trek Phaser Universal Remote Control with it’s display case SIGNED by none other than William Shatner aka Captain James T Kirk. This unique item is a fully functioning […]
Geek Pride's Peter Ray Allison meets Walter Koenig for a quick chat about Star Trek, Babylon 5 and storytelling.
There are few television shows that fire the imagination like Star Trek. Ever since it was aired 50 years ago Trek has inspired engineers and scientists the world over with its innovative visions of the future. Whilst warp drive and teleportation are still in the realms of Science Fiction some of the predicted 23rd Century […]
Geek Pride boldly went with a tonne of other Trekkies this weekend and sent resident Trekkie Mark Hughes (TrekkieMark) along to the NEC in Birmingham for the largest gathering of fans celebrating Star Trek’s 50th Birthday, Destination Star Trek Europe, organised by Massive Events . Here’s what we learned. Europe are still beating America at World Records Whilst […]
Star Trek is 50 years old this month! To celebrate Geek Pride is bringing you a series of articles in recognition of one of the greatest science fiction franchises in history as well as exclusive coverage of Destination Star Trek, the largest Trek Convention in Europe this October. Destination Star Trek is landing at the NEC Birmingham […]
Star Trek is 50 years old this month! To celebrate Geek Pride is bringing you a series of articles in recognition of one of the greatest science fiction franchises in history as well as exclusive coverage of Destination Star Trek, the largest Trek Convention in Europe this October. Today we took a look at a pivotal moment in […]