lockdown Archives

Forbidden Planet Launches Its First Curbside Service In The UK
The largest comic book chain in the UK, even when split into two different companies, the last lockdown saw the stores close completely This time, they will stay open so that customers can walk, cycle or drive by and pick up their orders. Forbidden Planet Launches Its First Curbside Service In The UK – photo from[...]
diamond uk
Lockdown 2, electric boogaloo… Diamond UK made the following announcement to comic book retailers yesterday, confirming that they will still be distributing comic books, even as English comic book stores go to lockdown from Thursday for a month – at least Diamond stated; Following on from the announcements over the weekend I can confirm that the[...]
Doctor Who: Steven Moffat’s Last Word On “Blink”
I think you'll agree it got better. Mind you, Russell always rather liked this ending – because, in his words, "it was a bit more lesbian." Lots of love, have fun, stay safe. The former Steven Moffat. You can check read and even download a copy of Moffat's first draft over at the "'Doctor Who' Lockdown" extras site by[...]
England, Go To Your Comic Shop This Week (Before Thursday)
Yesterday, as expected, Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced a new lockdown for England and anyone else who wants to play along From Thursday, that means the closure of any non-essential shops, all restaurants and bars except for takeaway and delivery services Courts and medical centres will remain open, as will schools, colleges and universities Movement[...]
England  – And Its Comic Shops – To Enter Lockdown Again
In two hours it is expected that Prime Minister Boris Johnson (As seen in recent issues of Hellblazer and Once & Future) will be announcing a full lockdown for the entirety of England No local tiers this time, everything closes, aside from hospitals, essential shops and educational establishments As a result, I have been booking[...]
Jack Reacher: Lee Child's Fantasy of Freedom and Escape
As someone who's often on the road in the middle of nowhere, he might miss news about the lockdown and the need to wear masks He might get infected from one of the drivers he hitches a ride from and ends up dying on the side of the road before he can get to a[...]
Michael Sheen and David Tennant in "Staged", BBC Studios
Staged is probably the one truly successful new BBC TV series pitched, produced, and about the lockdown Its premise is simple: it follows actors David Tennant and Michael Sheen in lockdown as they bicker and fail to get on with rehearsing a play through zoom It's the kind of show only the BBC would make[...]
One Cut of the Dead: Director releases Zoom Spinoff Shot in Lockdown
Now director Shinichiro Ueda shot a 27-minute sequel and spinoff entirely on zoom during the lockdown One Cut of the Dead Mission: Remote was released on YouTube for free back in April for all to see. "One Cut of the Dead Mission: Remote" poster, Panpocopina The original movie One Cut of the Dead was a love letter[...]
#Alive: Another Korean Zombie Movie Coming to Netflix
It's a tightly-written, no-holds-barred zombie movie that features a hero trapped in lockdown during the zombie apocalypse because it's not safe to go outside Sound familiar? Yoo Ah-In in "#ALIVE" from Netflix The movie follows Joon-Woo, a gamer, livestreamer, and tech geek played by Yoo Ah-In who sees the zombie apocalypse erupt from the safety of his[...]
Comisery Week – Interview with Verton Banks, the Lost Love
Comisery is an Asian-American Science Fiction Screwball Comedy that Quentin Lee and I created and made over eight weeks during the lockdown It stars Bee Vang, Harrison Xu, Amy Hill, Jennifer Field, Nat Ho, Sheetal Sheth, Richard Anderson, and Verton Banks It was a screwball comedy response to the pandemic and living under lockdown It[...]
Comisery Week – Interview with Nat Ho, the Assassin-in-Training
Comisery is an Asian-American Science Fiction Screwball Comedy that Quentin Lee and I created and made over eight weeks during the lockdown It stars Bee Vang, Harrison Xu, Amy Hill, Jennifer Field, Nat Ho, Sheetal Sheth, Richard Anderson, and Verton Banks It was a screwball comedy response to the pandemic and living under lockdown It[...]
Comisery Week: Interview with Sheetal Sheth, the Pragmatist
Comisery is an Asian-American Science Fiction Screwball Comedy that Quentin Lee and I created and made over eight weeks during the lockdown It stars Bee Vang, Harrison Xu, Amy Hill, Jennifer Field, Nat Ho, Sheetal Sheth, Richard Anderson, and Verton Banks It was a screwball comedy response to the pandemic and living under lockdown It[...]
Comisery Week: Interview with Amy Hill
Comisery is an Asian-American Science Fiction Screwball Comedy that Quentin Lee and I created and made over eight weeks during the lockdown It stars Bee Vang, Harrison Xu, Amy Hill, Jennifer Field, Nat Ho, Sheetal Sheth, Richard Anderson, and Verton Banks It's a response to the pandemic and living under lockdown It premieres on September[...]
Comisery Week – Interview with Jennifer Field, the Alien
Comisery is an Asian-American Science Fiction Screwball Comedy that Quentin Lee and I created and made over eight weeks during the lockdown It stars Bee Vang, Harrison Xu, Amy Hill, Jennifer Field, Nat Ho, Sheetal Sheth, Richard Anderson, and Verton Banks It was a screwball comedy response to the pandemic and living under lockdown It[...]
Comisery Week: Interview with Harrison Xu, the Time Traveler
Comisery is an Asian-American Science Fiction Screwball Comedy that Quentin Lee and I created and made over eight weeks during the lockdown It stars Bee Vang, Harrison Xu, Amy Hill, Jennifer Field, Nat Ho, Sheetal Sheth, Richard Anderson, and Verton Banks It's a screwball comedy response to the pandemic and living under lockdown It premieres[...]