In recent years, fandom has grown a more and more stressful place – in part, due to the current ‘home’ of fandom: Tumblr. But can newcomer Pillowfort offer an alternative? Continue reading Pillowfort – a potted history of fandom and the internet, looking to the future.
The far-right have a long history of co-opting medieval imagery. Continue reading Racism, Re-enactment and the Far Right
Here are the five best tips to live by if you’re planning on hitting the festivals this summer. Continue reading 5 tips to help you be a happy camper during festival season
Is it a good or a bad thing that Deadpool 2 came out so close after Infinity War? Continue reading Deadpool 2: Some good, some bad, some ugly
Marvel offered us a glimpse at what a female superhero ensemble could look like, but is it too little too late? Continue reading We need to talk about Kevin: Do Marvel Studios have a problem with superheroines?
The YouTube community is known for some vicious controversy, but the revelations that have come out since the start of April 2018 suggest something far more sinister. Since Monday 2nd April, the #changethechannel started popping up on the nerdier side of Twitter. And now, just over a fortnight since the start of it, founding member of Channel Awesome, Doug Walker has changed his Facebook profile … Continue reading Channel Awesome is dead. Long live independent YouTube creators?
Is the new Harry Potter game worth the hidden costs? Continue reading Game Review: Harry Potter and the Curse of Microtransactions
Meet one of the young campaigners fighting against Brexit… Madeleina Kay is a difficult woman to track down. But it’s no wonder – the 23 year old activist better known for her stint as ‘EU Supergirl’ seems to exist in a whirlwind of protesting, interviews and creative pursuits. Madeleina first came to many people’s notice after she made headlines in October 2017 when she was … Continue reading Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it’s EU Supergirl!
Crufts was back this week, which means it’s time to look at the cruelty inherent in pedigree breeding. Continue reading Crufts: Is it time for over breeding to end?
Scepticism has broken out online after President Donald Trump announced this morning that he was cancelling his February visit to the UK. Continue reading Donald Trump cancels UK visit amid internet mockery