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Dublin WorldCon to present 1944 Retro Hugo Awards.

December 11, 2017 | By | Reply More
Dublin WorldCon to present 1944 Retro Hugo Awards.

Dublin 2019 – the Irish Worldcon – has announced that it will present Retro Hugo Awards for 1944, honouring genre work created in 1943, as well as the 2019 Hugo Awards for work created in 2018. The Hugo Awards are an award for the science fiction genre, honoring science fiction literature and media as well […]

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Vikings: The Exhibition by Steven Bereznai (museum exhibit review).

December 7, 2017 | By | Reply More
Vikings: The Exhibition by Steven Bereznai (museum exhibit review).

As ‘Thor: Ragnarok’ rocks theatres and the show ‘Vikings’ fills the small screen with rampaging Norsemen and women, ‘VIKINGS: The Exhibition’ at the Royal Ontario Museum (ROM for short) in Canada promises fresh insight into the many ways this culture has impacted the modern imagination. It’s also the largest collection of Viking artefacts on display […]

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Guillermo del Toro Is At Home With Monsters by Steven Bereznai (exhibit review).

November 2, 2017 | By | 1 Reply More
Guillermo del Toro Is At Home With Monsters by Steven Bereznai (exhibit review).

‘It’s everything. It’s the single thing that I have done that expresses me the most completely, more than any of my films. Bleak House is the best thing I’ve done.’ —Guillermo del Toro. ‘At Home With Monsters’ is the aptly titled exhibit that gives an insider’s look into the heart and mind of horror and […]

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A Brief Report On A Small Part Of Bristol-Con 2017 by Eamonn Murphy.

October 29, 2017 | By | Reply More
A Brief Report On A Small Part Of Bristol-Con 2017 by Eamonn Murphy.

On Saturday 28th October, I attended Bristol-Con which took place at a Hilton Hotel near the very famous Templemeads station. This was my first SF convention and I learned a lot about it the morning after. I learned that you should read the whole programme. I attended and enjoyed three panels in Programme Room Two. […]

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Fantasycon 2017 (convention report).

October 13, 2017 | By | Reply More
Fantasycon 2017 (convention report).

Peterborough is a nice little town, tricky to drive round but that is where Fantasycon was held this year. Over the weekend of the 29th September to 1st October, the usual suspects and a few others gathered in the centre. The Bull Hotel itself is a rambling, old building with small alcoves for sitting and […]

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NYCC 2017 Exclusives, Panel, Signings and more from IDW & Top Shelf

October 2, 2017 | By | Reply More
NYCC 2017 Exclusives, Panel, Signings and more from IDW & Top Shelf

NYCC 2017 Exclusives, Panel, Signings and more from IDW & Top Shelf San Diego, CA (Oct 2, 2017)— IDW is heading east for New York Comic Con! To help fans prepare, here’s the complete list of IDW’s hottest EXCLSUIVES, most anticipated SIGNINGS, and can’t-miss PANELS. All of your convention must-haves are right here! The convention […]

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FULL PLANS REVEALED: TITAN COMICS AT NEW YORK COMIC CON 2017!

October 2, 2017 | By | Reply More
FULL PLANS REVEALED: TITAN COMICS AT NEW YORK COMIC CON 2017!

FULL PLANS REVEALED: TITAN COMICS AT NEW YORK COMIC CON 2017!  Titan Brings The Death of Stalin, Doctor Who, Fighting American, Hard Case Crime, And Wolfenstein, Plus Many More, To NYCC! September 28, 2017 – This New York Comic-Con (October 5 – 8), Titan Comics brings its largest-ever offering of thrilling debuts, NYCC variants and […]

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IDW News New York Comic Convention 06 October 2017

September 13, 2017 | By | Reply More
IDW News New York Comic Convention   06 October  2017

Superstar Creators John Byrne and Walter Simonson To Celebrate Jack Kirby’s 100th in a Special NYCC Panel 1,300 pieces of Kirby Original Art to be featured Both Writer/Artists Will Also Sign Comics at IDW Publishing Booth San Diego, CA (September 13, 2017) – Jack Kirby wasn’t an ordinary comic-book creator, and it’s perhaps only the […]

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World Science Fiction Convention heads to Dublin for 2019.

August 16, 2017 | By | Reply More
World Science Fiction Convention heads to Dublin for 2019.

For the first time in history of the World Science Fiction Convention, the convention will take place in Dublin, Ireland in 2019. Dublin was confirmed as the location at Worldcon 75 currently taking place in Helsinki Finland. Dublin 2019 will take place at the Convention Centre Dublin from August 15th-19th 2019. Dublin 2019 chair James […]

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Worldcon 75 programme schedule arrives.

July 24, 2017 | By | Reply More
Worldcon 75 programme schedule arrives.

The upcoming world science fiction convention, Worldcon 75, has released its preliminary schedule. The five-day event in Helsinki includes over 840 individual items and 800 hours of content. Programme highlights include: Guest of Honour Johanna Sinisalo will receive the Prometheus Award for her novel Core of the Sun, and participate in discussions about the Kalevala, […]

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