Archive for November, 2012

ABBY’s STAYING IN: The Week In Geek TV

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I missed one week of columns and suddenly we’re inundated with geek TV news! So I’ll shake up my usual formula and get straight to all the exciting TV announcements! Geek News Of The... more

CW’s TV WONDER WOMAN Won’t Be Called Iris. It’s Still Diana. Chill The F*ck Out Internet!

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CW’s casting call for their upcoming Teen Wonder Woman drama nearly broke the internet earlier when it was suggested that the title character was to be named Iris and not Diana. Pants filled with... more

Stan Lee’s Academy of Heroes: Reality TV For Crazy People In Costume. We Can’t Wait

I love Stan Lee! And every time he pops up in a movie for a wee cameo I get all excited. I will however happily admit that anything he's done since the late 60's has been a steaming pile of... more

SILVERMANIA: Top 10 Video Game Theme Tunes (with brentalfloss)

It's hard to know what's going to happen on Silvermania most weeks. Our pal Justin is how you say....a touch unpredictable. But this week we got really excited because he was going to cover the Top... more

The Galaxy’s Greatest Mag Goes Massive With 2000AD Prog 2013

With  Prog 2013 The Galaxy's greatest mag 2000AD will be putting out a massive, bumper, chocked full of special features, pants filling special issue and it'll be the first time a digital edition... more

Small GALAXY – Massive BLACK HOLES? Black Hole Origin’s Come Into Question With New Findings

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The second most massive Black Hole ever spotted has been discovered by Astronomers, the irony being that its located in a very tiny galaxy (NGC 1277) which is just a quarter the size of our own... more


Batman is a bit of Cosplay that's very easy to get right if you've saved up a nice fat amount of cash in your bank account for a suit on EBay, but getting something more individual than the Christian... more

Norwegian Sports Ad Banned… Probably Because Of The Zombies

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An advertisement for the Norwegian Sporting chain XXL has been banned because it apparently been deemed "stupid and provocative". I can kind of see where they're coming from considering the ad was... more

Blue Prints For 5 Jaegers From PACIFIC RIM Released

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Yesterday we got the first footage of Guillermo del Toro's Pacific Rim and I have to say that the fake footage of a Kaiju attack on San Francisco got me so excited that I nearly peed a little. We... more

New 10 Minute Trailer Tells You All You Need To Know About FAR CRY 3… And It All Looks Great!

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Ubisoft's Far Cry 2 was a great (if slightly flawed) game so I've been looking forward to Far Cry 3 for a long time now. The story takes the action away from Africa unto the fictional Rook Island.... more

5 Reasons Why The Amazing Spider-Man Is A Terrible Movie

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With Marc Webb's The Amazing Spider-Man bring released on DVD this week I was compelled to remember how much of a disappointment the rebooted Spider-Man was. Now before you pass this off as a hate... more

Gore Filled ZOMBIU Launch Trailer Released

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Now I don't have the money or the inclination to buy a Nintendo Wii U when it comes out but after seeing this new trailer for ZombiU... I'm now so very, very tempted. The game puts you in the shoes... more

SPARTACUS: WAR OF THE DAMNED Returns On Jan 25th And Starz Talks A Spinoff

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Starz Spartacus series has really become one of favorite guilty pleasures over the last few years and I can't wait for Spartacus: War of the Damned (which starts on 25th Jan). Sure, the show may have... more


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As we reported a few days ago, Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart will be reprising their roles of Magneto and Professor X in Bryan Singer's X-Men: Days of Future past. In the same article we also... more

RIDDICK 3 Poster Revealed To Be….A Bit ‘Meh’

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The first poster for Vin Diesel and David Twohy‘s next Riddick movie, titled a wee bit too simply: Riddick is out, and this here's what it looks like below:     Now I... more

VENUS Storms: Polar Super Vortex. A Storm So Big It Could Swallow Earth Whole!

We've all seen A Perfect Storm or The Day After Tomorrow and any number of Hollywood disaster movies, but what's currently happening on Venus makes all that look seriously small potatoes. The below... more


I always liked Harvey 'Two Face' Dent, mostly because he was always keen on a scrap, completely deranged, but also because if someone chucked acid in my face I like to think I'd probably go nuts,... more

PACIFIC RIM KAIJU Attack Clip And JAEGER Blue Prints. SH*T Just Got Real!

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Building on the slightly pants viral from earlier we now have two new and slightly better bit's of promo from Guillermo Del Toro's upcoming giant monster feature Pacific Rim. The first is actual... more