Virtual Archer - Gadget review

Cover Orb Gaming and ThumbsUP! do a range of gaming accessories and have recently released their Virtual Archer, an augmented reality bow, which connects to your android or iOS phone. The software is free to download, and the bow connects to your phone via Bluetooth. You will need to buy two AAA batteries as these are not supplied with the kit. The bow will take a phone up to seven inches... [click here...]

 

Doctor Who Borrowed Time - Book review

Cover Whatever you borrow must be repaid… Andrew Brown never has enough time. No time to call his sister, or to prepare for that important presentation at the bank where he works. The train’s late, the lift jams. If only he had just a little more time. And time is the business of Mr Symington and Mr Blenkinsop. They’ll lend him some – at a very reasonable rate of interest. Scenting something sinister, the Doctor, Amy and Rory go undercover at the bank. But they will have to move fast if they are to stop Symington and Blenkinsop before they cash in their investments… [click here...]

 

Doctor Who: The Triple Knife - Book review

Cover Join the women of the Whoniverse for five thrilling adventures by Sunday Times bestselling author Jenny T. Colgan. In The Triple Knife, Ashildr, a young Viking girl, has been brought back to life after a brave death. Now immortal, she has lived longer than anyone ever should – and lost more than she can even remember. Picnic at Asgard follows the mysterious River Song, who, married to a Time Lord, has to keep track of what she did and when – even though it might not have happened to her yet. The collection also includes three further adventures – short stories that are bigger on the inside… [click here...]

 

Doctor Who: Confusion of Angels - Graphic novel

Cover When the Doctor and his companions are drawn to a seemingly empty transport vessel in deadly trouble in deep space, they’re pulled into an impossible conflict – between the robotic Heavenly Host and the terrifying Weeping Angels! Featuring the Twelfth Doctor and fan-favourite companions Bill, Nardole and Missy… along with some other familiar faces! Writer Richard Dinnick teams up with artists Francesco Manna (Vampirella, Witchblade) and Pasquale Qualano (Batman ’66, DC Comics Bombshells) to navigate the thrilling climax of the Twelfth Doctor’s Year Three comics adventures…! [click here...]

 

The Wonderful World of Tank Girl - Graphic novel

CoverA stunning, all-new collection of four astounding Tank Girl adventures, from creator Alan Martin and mind-blowing artist Brett Parson. From the crime caper to end all capers with Tank Girl, Booga and the gang, to a farcical stage play murder mystery, to a spy thriller in the bowels of Australia’s nastiest (and stupidest) crime syndicate, to a freak-out deep dive into Tank Girl’s own psychedelic subconscious, Wonderful World is the perfect grab-bag of humour, violence, puns and eternal, immortal, piss-taking friendship… [click here...]

 

Doctor Who: The Lure of the Nomad - review

CoverFor thousands of years, it has drifted through space, unimpeded, forgotten, seemingly lifeless. Now, finally, it has been discovered. Responding to a distress call from the mysterious hulk, the Doctor and his companion, space pilot Mathew Sharpe, walk into a desperate situation. The multi-tentacled semi-bionic Makara had been tasked with renovating the abandoned craft, but now they’ve begun murdering their employers. The Doctor soon realises that the Makara have been programmed to kill – but by whom, and for what reason? Finding out the truth will mean uncovering a secret that threatens the entire universe... [click here...]

 

Lee Fields - Zed Events - Interview

CoverLee Fields was originally involved in creating the scare attraction Alien War, which opened in Glasgow in 1992 and later relocated to the Trocadero in London. Alien War was the first attraction of its kind that fully immersed thrill seekers into an unfolding storyline based on the iconic 20th Century Fox’s movie Aliens. Fields went on to work within special effects departments for film and TV companies, as well as being a freelance designer/illustrator in the games industry. In 2012, he created Zed Events and opened the worlds first feature length zombie immersive experience which began a whole new niche within the scare industry. Fields closed the Zombie Shopping Mall Experience in early 2018 in order to push the boundaries even further with the new show set in a post apocalyptic near future. Darren Rea spoke with him about the rise of scare attractions and what attendees can expect from Zed Events's Wasteland Experience... [click here...]

 

Star Wars: Mighty Muggs: Stormtrooper - Toy

CoverThe Mighty Muggs series of collectible figures continues with a range of new characters to tie-in with the release of Solo: A Star Wars Story. Mighty Muggs figures featuring a push-and-turn mechanism so that when you continue pressing the button, they’ll send the figures’ heads spinning. With three different expressions and characters including Qi'ra, Han Solo, Lando Calrissian and a Stormtrooper they'll have collectors doing a triple take... [click here...]

 

Star Wars: Dewback and Sandtrooper - Toy

CoverHunt for the plans to the Death Star on Tatooine with this Star Wars The Black Series Dewback and Sandtrooper. Crafted to look like iconic creature from Star Wars: A New Hope, the Dewback creature and Sandtrooper figure feature movie-real design and detailing, designed for ultimate collectability... [click here...]

 

Solo: A Star Wars Story - Soundtrack review

CoverWalt Disney Records releases the original motion picture soundtrack for Solo: A Star Wars Story. The album features the score composed and adapted by Academy® and Grammy®-Award nominated composer John Powell and the new 'Han Solo Theme' and original Star Wars music by five-time Academy Award-winning composer John Williams... [click here...]