It was a emotional rollercoaster last year at Q-Con, one of the best run conventions in the whole of the UK, as it held its final event at the legandray Queens Student Union (SU) buildings in Belfast! The show has been a huge part of my life for so long now that this year was not only going to be difficult without the con, but I was going to miss my extended family over in Belfast more than words can express. Continue reading Q-Con is BACK!
The Academy of Motion Pictures Awards took place last night over in America and there were a few surprises. Continue reading Oscars 2019: And the Geek Shall Inherit The Earth!
One of the highlights of the year for me is going to conventions, in fact for the past fifteen years or so it has been my holiday more or less and albeit a working one! So each year I get bowled away by the hard work that goes into these cons, and none more so than ECC or Edinburgh Comic Con! Continue reading Edinburgh Comic Con 2019 James Lundy Interview
I have been lucky enough to get to go to some amazing conventions and shows over the years and each year seems to get better and better. Continue reading Comic Con Liverpool Press Release
Looking to go to a wargame show or convention this year? Our good friend Alif Cheng from Tabletop Cashback has created this handy list of all the major cons and shows that are going on, while no means exhaustive its pretty through and covers a lot of bigger events. Continue reading Wargaming Conventions List of 2019
Comic Con Scotland recently had its first event here in the capital and it was very well organised and received. It was announced that the show would be back in Edinburgh in 2019 and details have just been released to confirm that this is not only happening but it is also moving to one of the largest venues in Edinburgh!
Comic Con Scotland took place this weekend just passed and I was lucky enough to receive a press pass so I could cover the event for Gamers. Dubbed For the Love of 80s, this is the first convention on Scottish soil for Monopoly Events, the convention organisers and as you can understand by the shows title, it was dedicated to all things 1980s! Continue reading Comic Con Scotland 2018: For the Love of 80s!