Ryan Prentice

KingCons bring Game of Thrones stars, Super Mario and more to the Stadium of Light

KingCons bring Game of Thrones stars, Super Mario and more to the Stadium of Light

King Con’s first year in Sunderland turns out to be a success as thousands flood to see special guests at the Stadium of Light.  

    After outgrowing their previous venue in Durham, King Con was confirmed to be at the Stadium of Light this year, and spread over a weekend full of panels, competitions and more. Arriving on Saturday I was met by some of the latest and classic characters, first of all a Storm Trooper followed by […]

 

Comic Con 2015

On the weekend of November 21st 2015, thousands of comic book, film and TV fans descended on Metro Radio Arena, for two days of Comic Con. Organised by Showmasters, the weekend bought fans close to their heroes from the big and small screen. Darth Vader actor David Prowse, former Doctor Who actor Peter Perves as […]

 Kieran Brannan

Doctor Who: The Zygon Invasion/The Zygon Inversion

Doctor Who: The Zygon Invasion/The Zygon Inversion

The truce is broken. The Zygons are restless and want to be free to be their selves and Osgood is trapped in the middle of the conflict.  Cue what could be the Doctors most political adventure yet. We haven’t seen the Zygons in action since the 50th anniversary special ‘The Day of The Doctor’ where […]

 Kieran Brannan

Doctor Who: The Girl Who Died/The Woman Who Lived

Doctor Who: The Girl Who Died/The Woman Who Lived

 The vikings are coming! And the Doctor and Clara are trapped in the middle of a seemingly hopeless battle between these Norsemen and an alien threat who feed off testosterone and adrenaline, probably too much red meat in the diet. The story that follows in this episode is a rather basic one that we’ve seen […]

 Kieran Brannan

Doctor Who- Under the Lake/Before the Flood

Doctor Who- Under the Lake/Before the Flood

Ghosts, monsters and secret love. Do I hear another mind blowing two parter? Well…kind of. When it comes to Doctor Who we can all guess by now that something not to great is going to happen when a crew of military personnel are on a station that is either on a remote planet, underwater or […]

 Kieran Brannan

Doctor Who – The Witches Familiar

Doctor Who – The Witches Familiar

  Oh a long week has past and finally, we find out the true fates of Miss Clara Oswald and Missy. Quick recap: The Doctor thinks he’s going to die because he left Davros to die as a child and now Davros remembers so he writes a will, sends it to the Master, aka Missy, […]

 Kieran Brannan

Doctor Who- The Magicians Apprentice

Doctor Who- The Magicians Apprentice

The Doctor is back! Well he is for at least 5 minutes near the beginning of this episode then he sort of just disappears, but then again what do you expect from the man who is always running. One of the best openings to an episode, if not a series in recent memory, The Magicians […]