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Fear the Walking Dead Season 5 Sets U.K. Premiere Date U.S. East Coast Simulcast

'Fear the Walking Dead' Season 5 Sets U.K. Premiere Date; U.S. East Coast Simulcast

Customers of British Telecom's BT TV will have exclusive viewing rights through the AMC UK channel beginning with the simulcast at 02:00 BST (2 a.m.) and then the show's regular timeslot at 21:00 BST (9 p.m.).[caption id="attachment_984575" align="alignnone" width="1014"] AMC[/caption]AMC is available free of charge in the U.K to BT customers on BT TV, and[...]

Epic Games Shut Down the Unlicensed Fortnite Festival

Epic Games Shut Down the Unlicensed Fortnite Festival

London-based company Exciting Events hosted an unofficial Fortnite fan festival in Norfolk last weekend, however, any plans for future Fortnite fests were shut down thanks to a lawsuit by Epic Games. It doesn't help that the festival was, according to many attendees, completely underwhelming. While Exciting Events themselves allege that attendees loved the festival, many parents are […]

Luther Series 5 Premiere: U.K.s Most Watched New Years Day Program

Luther Series 5 Premiere: U.K.'s Most Watched New Year's Day Program

London finally has one of its greatest protectors back, taking to the streets to confront the evils that men (and women) do. Though it's been some time (three years!?!) since Idris Elba's (Thor: Ragnarok) Detective John Luther was "back in London, back in the coat," fans of BBC One's Luther clearly missed the crime solver in a big way. Airing […]

SNLs Brexit Sketch Was Weirdest Most Unexpected Thing They Ever Did

SNL's Brexit Sketch Was Weirdest, Most Unexpected Thing They Ever Did

By American standards, Brexit, as big a disaster as it is for the UK, is a pretty obscure subject for a network comedy show to even touch.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7Mtet4-dJy8Did they have another sketch planned but decided not to do it? Perhaps it was the last show of the year and the writers and cast just decided, "Oh,[...]


NSE Becomes the First Official University Esports Body in U.K.

NSE Becomes the First Official University Esports Body in U.K.

It’s important that the community is listened to and that we provide a platform to unite and support students around the UK like never before.” "It's my ambition to build the strongest esports scene and community in Europe and to push the UK scene on an international level," said Mo Fadl, Head of UK Esports for[...]

Space Chickens in Space Set to Engage in Some Animated Fowl Play

Space Chickens in Space Set to Engage in Some Animated "Fowl Play"

Move over "Pigs in Space", because you have some stiff competition in the whole space-faring animals category. British production company CAKE, Australia's Studio Moshi, Mexico's Ánima and Ireland's Gingerbread Animation are teaming-up on new children's animated comedy series Space Chickens in Space. Created by José C. García de Letona and Rita Street, with Jordan Gaucher serving […]

Rellik: Cinemax Teases UK Time-Reversed Murder Mystery Series

Rellik: Cinemax Teases UK Time-Reversed Murder Mystery Series

Directed by Sam Miller and Hans Herbots, the series originally aired on BBC One in 2017 and marks HBO and Cinemax’s continued programming partnership with the British broadcaster.Here's Cinemax's first official teaser for Rellik:https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=2&v=vYTkPlaGQZE Rellik, an original six-part thriller, stars Richard Dormer (HBO’s “Game Of Thrones”) as Gabriel, an obsessive and disfigured UK police detective, and Jodi[...]

Sean Bean Gets Properly Fast Furious in Skys Racing Drama Curfew

Sean Bean Gets Properly Fast, Furious in Sky's Racing Drama 'Curfew'

Moving ahead with a project that the network is hoping is more "Gumball Rally via Fast and the Furious" and less The Cannonball Run, British broadcaster Sky is moving ahead with futuristic racing drama Curfew. The eight-episode series stars Sean Bean (Game of Thrones) and Malachi Kirby (Roots), and follows the Vin Diesel-less story of […]

Dokudami Tenement Exhibited For The First Time In The UK

Dokudami Tenement, Exhibited For The First Time In The UK

Black Hook Press/Gallery Hakusen are exhibiting, for the first time in the UK, original art from the 1980s slice of life manga series Dokudami Tenement at Orbital Comics in London, right now.Dokudami Tenement tells the fortunes of a group of single room dwellers who live on the margins of Tokyo society The series ran in[...]


Welcome To Weird Britain &#8211 What The UK General Election Might Mean

Welcome To Weird Britain – What The UK General Election Might Mean

So how did we get here?David Cameron, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom promised the country a referendum on membership of the European Union, in order to placate Conservative Party voters who were switching to UKIP, whose one main policy was to leave the EU.Cameron supported Remain Remain lost Leave won In the wake, unwilling[...]


Queen Brings Political Drama Corruption And Hacktivism To Kickstarter

"Queen" Brings Political Drama, Corruption, And Hacktivism To Kickstarter

One of the latest comics looking for some Kickstarter love is Queen, a new political thriller that tells the story of corruption, hacktivism, and an unelected leader who takes the reins of the UK government Not a lot unlike the current political situation in the UK.The comic comes from Jamie Me, Bernard Gita, and Sean Callahan[...]



Neil Gaimans American Gods Comic From Dark Horse Not Sold In The UK (UPDATE)

Neil Gaiman's American Gods Comic From Dark Horse Not Sold In The UK? (UPDATE)

UPDATE: The piece below ran early UK time today, based on reports from UK retailers and senior management at chain stores, sourced from the UK side of the comics industry Since then, I have been made aware that the US side may have a contradictory take I am awaiting further clarification on this.https://twitter.com/neilhimself/status/821176099212136448@EnglishmanSDCC @neilhimself @bleedingcool[...]

Nintendo Switch Is £279.99 In The UK &#8211 We Have Beaten Dollar To Pound Parity

Nintendo Switch Is £279.99 In The UK – We Have Beaten Dollar To Pound Parity

But that does include UK's VAT sales tax And, frankly, that's not bad at all.But an even bigger difference this time is cross-country compatibility for the games No more region settings.So you could order your Nintendo Switch in the UK (in grey or in red/blue), and get all the UK compatible settings/power cables and the[...]

Girl With All The Gifts Review: UK Still Tops With Zombies

Girl With All The Gifts Review: UK Still Tops With Zombies

Questions of morality and humanity arise, but challenged by the fact that the world is already all but lost.Ever since 28 Days Later, the UK has had pretty effective lock on the best zombie movie of the modern era, adding in Shawn of the Dead to make sure they had the dark comedy angle as[...]

Brexit Has Made The Vive Even Less Accessible In Britain

Brexit Has Made The Vive Even Less Accessible In Britain

Due to recent currency valuation changes and the current value of the GBP we are adjusting the price of the HTC Vive in the UK. Of course, that adjusting price is thanks to the Brexit decision, which has seen the pound plummet Of course, we aren't out of the EU yet, but that is a case[...]