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Halo: Nightfall trailer

This is the first look at Ridley Scott’s Halo live-action series. It’s due out in November if you’ve an xbox and are happy to watch it there. There’s still no news as to whether the show will jump to traditional TV. The character Jameson Locke will be a playable character in Halo 5. In the […]

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Cleverly layered: A Knights of Sidonia anime review

The Knights of Sidonia is the first anime I’ve watched on Netflix. One of the reasons I wanted to watch it was to encourage Netflix to buy in more – and they did do the heavy lifting on this one. The other reason was that the Knights of Sidonia looked like an interesting but relatively […]

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Knights of Sidonia trailers ahead of Netflix launch

On the 4th of July Netflix will launch Tsutomu Nihei’s Knights of Sidonia. It’s very good to see Netflix getting deeper into anime. The on demand stream gets the series “firstly and exclusively” in Japanese audio with English subs and with local language dubbing. This is a sci-fi set after mankind has fled Earth to […]

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Support the Undying and back a zombie love story

Kat and Cam are the team behind Our Nerd Home. This is a great blog in which the couple showcase fantastic nerdy creations and impress us all. It’s pretty common to find blogs like Geek native and bigger ones like Apartment Therapy, i90 and others talking about them. This is their Kickstarter. [Back this Campaign] […]

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The monsters of Caledonia: Baobhan Sith

Caledonia is a supernatural web series based in Glasgow, Scotland. The show is directed by Amy Hoff and based on her series of urban fantasy detective novels. Hoff is a PhD researcher in Scottish folklore and she has a speciality in monsters! It’s not often you get to talk to an academic with an expertise […]

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Worth a shout: Basic Adventuring 101

I watched the pilot episode of Basic Adventuring 101 and then wanted to watch another. It was then that I discovered the series was pending the outcome of a Kickstarter. It doesn’t usually happen that way around any more but I think it speaks well of the show that they were able to earn attention […]

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Mr. Tickle and the Dragon for Game of Thrones

Now that we’re approaching the end of season 4 of Game of Thrones how are you doing with the show? Finally decided to watch it and are looking to catch-up? Need to re-watch the first three seasons in order to work out the plot twists season 5 might attempt to surprise you with? Has the […]

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SyFy step up the sci-fi with Dominion

Rather than starting at the beginning so every one can catch up – SyFy have done the mature geek thing of launching a series that follows on from where the movie left off. The catch? I don’t think I ever got around to watching Paul Bettany in Scott Stewart’s Legion film even though it ticks […]

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Help crowdfund Wil Wheaton’s Tabletop Season 3

[Back this Campaign] Geek & Sundry are after money to do a third season of their Tabletop Show. They’re after half a million. Wouldn’t you like half a million for your YouTube show? There’s a twist here. Geek & Sundry is funded by Google. Or rather, was. The Indiegogo is running because Wheaton and co […]

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Short film: The OMEn Chronicles

The whole thing is shot in 4K, on almost no budget and over 2 days. How long did that take in total? Months thanks to the special effects. It’s set in the Potterverse in which the Officers of OMEn have to deal with a mysterious and rather unhelpful person as an evil force turns up […]

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