Editorial

Halloween Guide: THE HORDE

In the dark spirit of the Halloween season I’ll be taking some time to share with UTF readers a few horror flicks they may have missed and would be great to catch this October. From executive producer Xavier Gens comes the French Zombie film, THE HORDE.  The film’s setup is simple.  Four police officers enter […]

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Fanboy Round-Up: DOCTOR WHO! X-MEN! STAR WARS!

Welcome back to another edition of Fanboy Round-Up, your weekly refresher of last week’s news output. If you missed out on anything or just want a bit of a top-up then this column is for you! It was a real varied batch; a Men in Black reboot was announced along with some Prometheus sequels, as […]

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DOCTOR WHO: THE WITCH’S FAMILIAR Deftly Examines the Doctor and Davros

Doctor Who returned to our screens last week with a bombastic opener that – in my opinion – could have done with a bit of a rewrite. As such, I was nervously anticipating The Witch’s Familiar, the second part of this epic tale. Would it just be more of Steven Moffat throwing wibbly-wobbly-timey-wimey crap at […]

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UNBOXING GEEK FUEL SEPTEMBER 2015

GEEK FUEL is a monthly comic con in a box subscription service that will run you $23.90 a month with shipping included.  If you order multiple boxes at once though you will be hooked up with various discounts and bonuses. Is September’s box worth the cash?  You be the judge Subscribers were promised a Bob’s Burger’s item, […]

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Fanboy Round-Up: DOCTOR WHO! PACIFIC RIM! TRANSFORMERS!

Welcome to another edition of Fanboy Round-Up, your weekly, well, round-up of news. If you missed out on a lot of cool stuff or just want a little bit of a refresher then this is for you! Last week was pretty big for news; lots of Doctor Who, lots of Pacific Rim and a healthy […]

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Fanboy Round-Up: GODZILLA, APOCALYPSE and ZOMBIES

Welcome back to another edition of Fanboy Round-Up, the weekly column for those of you who missed out on last week’s news or need a little bit of a refresher – and last week was super busy. So busy that we have to include more stories in this feature than we usually do. We’ll start […]

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Does SUPERMAN Work on Film?

With the recent rumors of DC possibly deciding to put a solo Man of Steel sequel on hold, it brings up certain questions on Superman’s adaptability on the silver screen. Superman has had a troubled history on film. While the Superman series started off promising in 1978 with Richard Donner’s iconic origin film, that franchise […]

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Fanboy Round-Up: STAR WARS Toys and CIVIL WAR Cuttings

Welcome to another edition of Fanboy Round-Up – your weekly, well, round-up of the big news from the past week. It’s really for if you’re a complete news addict, or if you missed out on a lot of last week’s reporting, or whether you just want a little refresher of the highlights. Unfortunately, there wasn’t […]

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How Much Energy is Needed to Power MJOLNIR, or a LIGHTSABER?

When it comes to sci-fi and fantasy, very few fans (or creators, for that matter) actually know what the hell is going on behind-the-scenes of these fancy contraptions. Sometimes it’s all just brushed off with some fancy mumbo-jumbo (Star Wars), but other times it becomes a key part of the plot (Back to the Future). […]

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Fanboy Round-Up: FLASH! GAME OF THRONES! WALKING DEAD!

What a week, huh? Fanboy Round-Up is your weekly, well, round-up of news – so it’s great if you’ve been especially busy and haven’t had the time to read up on every single lil’ droplet of awesomeness that we cover here. While it was devoid of huge ‘OMIGOSHJSVFBDF’ stuff that has happened in the past […]

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UNBOXING AUGUST’S GEEK FUEL: UPDATED

GEEK FUEL is a monthly comic con in a box subscription service that will run you $23.90 a month with shipping included.  If you order multiple boxes at once though you will be hooked up with various discounts and bonuses. Is August’s box worth the cash?  You be the judge Smaller items in this Month’s block […]

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Fanboy Round-Up: STAR WARS! STAR WARS! STAR WARS (and Marvel)!

Welcome one and all to Fanboy Round-Up – one of those lazy excuses for an article when you don’t have anything else to write about. Have you been especially busy this week and haven’t had time to check out all the latest and greatest geek news? Well, that sucks, but fret not; it’s all here! […]

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Who is Kylo Ren in STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS?

It’s hard to create memorable Star Wars villains. Darth Vader is undoubtedly one of the greatest and most recognisable villains in modern mythology, as are the Stormtroopers. Everything about him is iconic; the suit, the demeanor, the breathing pattern. He is the definition of lightning in a bottle – you can’t ever create a villain […]

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Fanboy Round-Up: DEADPOOL! CIVIL WAR!… FANTASTIC FOUR

Welcome one and all to the first edition of Fanboy Round-Up – one of those lazy excuses for an article when you don’t have anything else to write about. Have you been especially busy this week and haven’t had time to check out all the latest and greatest geek news? Well, that sucks, but fret […]

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