Attractions Unveiled for GLASGOW HORROR FESTIVAL

Ahead of Halloween, this weekend sees the return of Glasgow Horror Festival. Run by local independent horror collective Popcorn Horror, the two-day celebration of all things macabre will take over The Classic Grand and Stereo Cafe Bar, and include a mix of traditional film festival, fan convention and performing carnival. The main screening is the … Continued

Full Details on This Week’s DEAD BY DAWN

This year sees the quarter-century anniversary of Edinburgh horror festival Dead by Dawn, running from Thursday, April 19th to Sunday, April 22nd in independent cinema bastion the Filmhouse. Festival Director Adèle Hartley stated, “In 25 years we’ve introduced so many amazing directors to Scottish audiences – the likes of Peter Jackson, Neil Marshall, Jim Mickle, … Continued


Edinburgh Comic Con will be back again for its fifth year, cementing its home in the Edinburgh International Conference Centre as it pitches tents there for the third time over the weekend of the 14th and 15th of April. The event’s dauntless high heidyin James Lundy has assembled another collection of individuals from various corners … Continued

DOCTOR WHO’s Osgood Announced For Sci-Fi Ball

The Sci-Fi Ball has announced Ingrid Oliver, who plays Doctor Who’s Petronella Osgood as their latest special guest to appear at their 24th annual convention, which takes place over three days from February 2nd – 4th at the Grand Harbour Hotel, Southampton to raise vital funds to help the extraordinary work of the Teenage Cancer … Continued

Next Month’s SCI-FI BALL to be Even Bigger!

As the 24th edition of the Sci-Fi Ball edges ever closer, it’s been announced that this year’s event will be even bigger than ever! With several new activities and zones being added for next month’s event, you can find the full details in the below press release: The Sci-Fi Ball has had to add additional … Continued

Sci-Fi Scarborough 2018 Adds New R2-D2

Sci-Fi Scarborough 2018, which takes place on the weekend of April 21st/22nd, has announced a new guest – actor Jimmy Vee, who just so happens to be the new R2-D2. From the press release: Jimmy Vee has been in the profession for over 20 years, and most recently stepped into the role of the iconic … Continued

Robert Rankin and Richard Williams Join SCI-FI BALL 2018

With next year’s Sci-Fi Ball beginning to assemble its guests, two more brilliant names have been confirmed for the 2018 edition of this genre favourite event. Joining the action for the February shindig are fantasy author Robert Rankin and concept artist Richard Williams. Rankin has been the author of a whopping forty-one books throughout his … Continued