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Convention season is upon us and Showmasters and their crew delivered a fine event at the Titanic Exhibition Centre on the weekend of the 14th and 15th of May with plenty of stalls, exhibits, cosplayers and cult celebs to keep the discerning nerd happy. Here’s five things we learned from the first of this years Belfast […]
When I first walked into a Manchester convention, especially one of the first set inside the Gmex, it felt like you were walking into Bilbo's living-room. Cramped, sweaty, people trying to move around, grinding against each other. When I walked into the entrance this year, I felt like I was walking into the Great Hall. Spacious, welcoming, dangerous (on the wallet; so much shiny); I really felt like I could relax, without the unrequited touching of humans. I was overwhelmed with the amount of space MCM had this ...
Peter Ray Allison learns how Wales has become a cultural centre for geekery with Wales Comic Con.
Now in its sixth year, the annual Sci-Fi Weekender is quickly gaining a reputation for being a convention that is more than a convention. Although described as such by the organisers, the Sci-Fi Weekender is more akin to a festival, with something for everyone in its veritable smorgasbord of geekery. If there is one thing […]
Air New Zealand jumped to the top of Awesome Airlines when they unveiled their new safety video. The airlines managed to cover everything from seat belts, life vests, and oxygen masks to, electronic devices and emergencies during takeoff all while giving a very Middle Earth feel. Air New Zealand takes two Lord of The Rings […]
There will be some disagreement with this point of view, but to me it has felt like this day has taken forever to come. Ever since we discovered that the secret the Doctor has been taking such extreme measures to lock away was not his real name but a hidden incarnation who renounced the title […]
After a lot of umming and ahhing and debate about whether the living actors who played the Doctor in the “Classic” era of Doctor Who would take part in The Day of the Doctor, it turned out that they did… sort of. Whereas Paul McGann was part of the absolutely brilliant minisode the Night of […]
Ear plugs at the ready non Whovians. In line with Doctor Who celebrating its 50th year, Moffat and the team are looking to bring ALL the Time Lords back together for a one off show spectacular! Yes, this includes the sadly departed William Hartnell, Patrick Troughton and Jon Pertwee. How, you say? No, there isn’t a mad […]