Feature: Six things I learnt on my first London Film and Comic-Con

Last week I travelled to London to attend one of the big film and comic-cons of the year, London Film and Comic-Con, held at Earl’s Court. A place where a myriad of comic, film, gaming and television sci-fi and fantasy geeks were going to meet, spend money, have photos taken with their heroes and get autographs. I had previously attended a couple of smaller conventions based mostly on talks, but nothing quite as big as this....

Read More

6 Things I Learned at my First London Film and Comic-Con

  Last week I travelled to London to attend one of the big film and comic-cons of the year, London Film and Comic-Con, held at Earl’s Court. A place where a myriad of comic, film, gaming and television sci-fi and fantasy geeks were going to meet, spend money, have photos taken with their heroes and get autographs. I had previously attended a couple of smaller conventions based mostly on talks, but nothing quite as big as...

Read More
Review: State of Syn (Ep. 1 – 3)
Mar16

Review: State of Syn (Ep. 1 – 3)

This review is about State of Syn, a multiplatform sci-fi webseries that was released along with an App. It stars several Stargate Atlantis actors – David Hewlett, Jewel Staite, Rainbow Francks and Torri Higgson, who does the opening voice-over. Currently there are only three episodes available in the UK, but it hopefully it should be made internationally available. Unlike other series, State of Syn is not live action per se,...

Read More

Stan Lee’s voice to be in LEGO Marvel Super Heroes

Former Marvel comics chairman and co-creator of some of the best known comic book characters Stan Lee will be lending his voice to the forthcoming title LEGO Marvel Super Heroes.  Stan Lee has also been announced as a playable character for the game, however any superpowers he may possesses have yet to be confirmed The game will span the entire Marvel universe with many Lee created characters such as Iron man, the Hulk, Spiderman and...

Read More

Brand new teaser trailer for 300: Rise of an Empire

Check out this all new teaser trailer for the upcoming film 300: Rise of an Empire. Starring Sullivan Stapleton (Animal Kingdom), Eva Green (Casino Royale), Lena Headey (Game of Thrones), Callan Mulvey (Dark Zero Thirty), Jack O’Connell (Skins) and Rodrigo Santoro (Love Actually). Based on Frank Miller’s latest graphic novel Xerxes, and directed by by Noam Murro in the style of 300, the action takes place at sea...

Read More

Injustice: Gods Among Us Launch Trailer Is Suitably Epic

It’s not long now until DC’s finest meet in battle as Injustice: Gods Among Us makes its way to stores. Celebrating this fact, Netherrealm has unleashed a launch trailer hot on the heels of the Green Lantern special we recently showcased. This one shows off the game’s gritty drama, copious punching and many, many tight costumes. Check it out below: We especially like the idea of Superman punching someone into orbit,...

Read More
Feature: 10 Film Adaptations of Comics
Apr08

Feature: 10 Film Adaptations of Comics

After film adaptations of games, the next cross over is obviously film adaptations of comics & graphic novels. Considering we have been and still are going through the biggest boom of comics to films, it made sense. So let’s take a look at films made from comics. 10. From Hell From Hell (2001) is loosely based on the graphic novel of the same name by Alan Moore and Eddie Campbell. Starring Johnny Depp and Heather Graham in...

Read More
Feature: What We Can Expect And What We Can Dream For Doctor Who’s 50th Anniversary
Jan21

Feature: What We Can Expect And What We Can Dream For Doctor Who’s 50th Anniversary

Given that 2013 will mark the 50th anniversary of cult television series Doctor Who, there are bound to be a range of celebrations lined up to celebrate half a century for the eponymous Time Lord. Some details surrounding the anniversary celebrations have already been announced, including a limited edition collection of 11 first-class stamps featuring all 11 incarnations of the Doctor, the TARDIS, and some of the most popular...

Read More
HMV Call In Administrators – Over 4,000 Jobs At Risk
Jan15

HMV Call In Administrators – Over 4,000 Jobs At Risk

It’s finally happened. HMV, the last major seller of music and films on the UK highstreet, has called in the administrators. They’ve brought in Deloitte who will take over their 238 stores, leaving over 4,000 employees’ future hanging in the balance. Their shares have been suspended in the meantime on the London Stock Exchange but its shops will remain open while Deloitte assesses the business and seeks potential...

Read More
Daily ZombiU Webcomic Has Started
Nov16

Daily ZombiU Webcomic Has Started

Ubisoft has released an online webcomic for ZombiU that will give an insight into the world before the game starts. Promising to be action packed and full of information about the characters in the game, a new page is released every day for 14 days, taking us up to release day on 30 November. Check it out here and don’t forget to bookmark...

Read More