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Short film: Death and the Robot

A stop-motion animation in which a bored robot and an equally bored Death are the last two people left on the world. There are plants, here and there, but Death has the habit of killing them off. Fate brings the two together. Death and the Robot was directed and animated by Austin Taylor, written and […]


A Guide to Surviving Your First Anime Convention [infographic]

London Comic Con is this weekend. Uh-oh! There’s also the first national rail strike in 20 years with some parts of the UK entirely without rail coverage the following day. Here’s some tips on how to cope. Keep an eye on the official MCM London page Join the MCM Expo group on Facebook Download a […]

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Cersei Lannister as Slave Leia cosplay

Long blonde hair, a wine glass in her hand and carefully perched on a velvet padded chair. Sounds like Cersei Lannister, right? Hold up. Swap in a Slave Leia bikini and all of a sudden you’ve a daring cosplay that strides across geek favourites. That’s what AlyCat has managed to do with these two fan […]

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Audio EXP: Power-hungry necromancers and BrainWebs

Geek Native’s sound focused Audio EXP makes a return this month. This month we’ve got the first book from Marc Turner’s The Chronicles of the Exile When the Heavens Fall, Douglas E. Richards’ sci-fi BrainWeb and James Cambias’ military sci-fi Corsair. As an added bonus and perhaps for a limited time only a link to […]