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London Comic Con special: acting legend John Noble interviewed.

May 22, 2015 | By | Reply More
London Comic Con special: acting legend John Noble interviewed.

More action from the London Comic Con (@MCMComicCon) . . . here we have the legendary actor John Noble, famous for Lord of the Rings, Sleepy Hollow and the soon to be released Batman: Arkham Knight, talking about gaming and the supernatural! Thanks to AudioBoom for doing the interview honours for us.

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London Comic Con special: Jessica Nigri, cosplay goddess.

May 22, 2015 | By | Reply More
London Comic Con special: Jessica Nigri, cosplay goddess.

Comic Con (@MCMComicCon) has most certainly kicked off with a bang and we have this clip of famous Cosplayer Jessica Nigri, talking about her time in London so far! Thanks to AudioBoom for doing the interview honours for us.

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PAX East 2015 (convention review).

March 11, 2015 | By | Reply More
PAX East 2015 (convention review).

The Penny Arcade Expo, usually abbreviated to PAX, now occurs four times a year across the globe. PAX Prime is held in Washington State, PAX East is in Boston, PAX Australia is held in Melbourne and the newest addition to the family is PAX South, held in San Antonio, Texas, January this year. Apparently, the […]

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Avatar comes to Walt Disney World.

March 10, 2015 | By | Reply More
Avatar comes to Walt Disney World.

Since Disney first broke ground at Disney’s Animal Kingdom, they’ve been looking forward to welcoming guests into Pandora, the mythical land based on the science fiction hit film Avatar . . .  here’s a sneak look at what they’ve built so far. Love the glowing forest-floor FX as you walk across it.

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Steam Garden 8, the Tokyo Steampunk Festival.

January 16, 2015 | By | Reply More
Steam Garden 8, the Tokyo Steampunk Festival.

February 7th 2015 sees Steam Garden 8, the Tokyo Steampunk Festival, arrive at Tokyo’s Laforet Museum Harajuku. You want to see how they do steampunk down Japan-way? Sure you do. Apparently, in Tokyo, a very popular steampunk fashion is the historical “wa-yo-setyuu” style of mixing kimono with western accessories such as hats and boots. You can get see more […]

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New York ComicCon 2014 (convention review).

October 15, 2014 | By | Reply More
New York ComicCon 2014 (convention review).

For the last eight years, I have failed in my primary mission at the New York Comic Con. I have not met Patrick Stewart or even breathed the same air as him. I have not met Greg Capullo, I couldn’t find Stephen Amell (I think I was there the wrong day) and I never get […]

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The Gollancz Festival (13th August 2014).

July 18, 2014 | By | Reply More
The Gollancz Festival (13th August 2014).

Gollancz, the science-fiction and fantasy imprint of the Orion Publishing Group, are delighted to share the full programme of author events at Waterstones Piccadilly for The Gollancz Festival 2014 – the publisher’s first interactive multi-media celebration of genre fiction – on the 13th August 2014. Today, Gollancz has shared news of sensational new additions to […]

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Deborah Harkness – The Book Of Life Pre-Launch Party: an article by Sarah Bruch.

July 15, 2014 | By | Reply More
Deborah Harkness – The Book Of Life Pre-Launch Party: an article by Sarah Bruch.

On Friday 4th July, I was lucky enough to be invited to attend the pre-launch party for the last book in Deborah Harkness’ trilogy ‘The Book Of Life’. This was my first ever event and happened to be for one of my favourite authors so, needless to say, I was incredibly excited! I took the […]

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It’s a great big scifi and fantasy circus at Piccadilly!

June 26, 2014 | By | Reply More
It’s a great big scifi and fantasy circus at Piccadilly!

Gollancz and Waterstones London Piccadilly are hosting a genre fiction festival with participation from Patrick Rothfuss, Stephen Hunt, Joanne M. Harris, Joe Hill and many other bestselling genre writers. Midway between genre-fiction convention Nine Worlds GeekFest (Heathrow, 8-9th August 2014) and The 72nd World Science-Fiction Convention (Loncon 3, ExCel London Docklands, 14-18th August 2014), Gollancz […]

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Book Expo America 2014 (convention review).

June 1, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
Book Expo America 2014 (convention review).

Held annually in the publishing mecca of New York City, Book Expo America is the convention for book lovers. The focus is wide – covering all genres – and the convention is designed for all levels of interaction. It is for publishers, authors, publicists, agents, editors, retailers, librarians, press, bloggers and readers. There is something […]

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