Tagged with sci-fi

#ThrowbackThursday Smallville Pilot

#ThrowbackThursday Smallville Pilot

Smallville Season One, Episode One, Pilot First aired: 16 October 2001 Evolution of Lex’s hair: A curly unnatural orange – tuft – bald. 1989 Something sciency stirs in space. Meanwhile, an unsuspecting town sign goes about its day-to-day signage. It reads: “Smallville: Creamed Corn Capital of the World.” Luthor and son fly overhead in one … Continue reading

Review: The Tomorrow People, Pilot

Review: The Tomorrow People, Pilot

What is it about this TV show premise that producers’ cannot lay to rest? With the amount of reboots in a pretty short space of time, The Tomorrow People must be an exceptional story that producers are seeking to perfect. Rodger Price created The Tomorrow People in the 1970s as a children’s sci-fi show for … Continue reading

6 Fan Themer Themes for Android

6 Fan Themer Themes for Android

Need a reminder of how much of a raging geek you are when you look at your phone’s home screen? Us too. Themer is a new Android app that allows you to change your smartphone home screen theme. It’s nice to finally give your home screen a personal touch without battery-draining live wallpapers and boxy … Continue reading

Gifts for Geeks: Superhero Earrings

Gifts for Geeks: Superhero Earrings

Superman T-shirts don’t go with everything. The bold colours are great for boosting citizen morale but when you feel the need to tone it down, you can still express your love for Krypton and radioactive spiders with subtle ear furniture. These Spider-Man earrings from ThinkGeek forever cling to my ears like the hero they depict. Thanks … Continue reading

Star Trek Into Darkness Review “That premature music blasting through the cinema could make Zachary Quinto’s inconsistent Spock ears fly off”

Star Trek Into Darkness Review “That premature music blasting through the cinema could make Zachary Quinto’s inconsistent Spock ears fly off”

132 mins |12A Out Now 2D and 3D Director: J.J. Abrams Writers: Roberto Orci, Alex Kurtzman, Damon Lindelof Cast: Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Benedict Cumberbatch, Zoe Saldana, Karl Urban, John Cho, Simon Pegg, Anton Yelchin, Alice Eve Based on: Star Trek TV series Verdict: 5 Stars There is so much action in Star Trek Into … Continue reading