Aug 272018
EVENTS REVIEW: Fighting Fantasy at the Edinburgh Book Festival 2018

Fighting Fantasy at the Edinburgh Book Festival 2018 Last year marked the 35th anniversary of the release of The Warlock of Firetop Mountain, the very first of the Fighting Fantasy choose-your-own-adventure books. Since their worldwide bestselling heyday in the early to mid-1980s (20 million copies sold and counting), this classic series of books have been […]

Feb 242018
Geekzine Q&A: Robbie MacNiven

Scottish author Robbie MacNiven is one of the rising stars of Games Workshop’s publishing arm, the Black Library, gradually making a name for himself over the last few years as a great writer of Warhammer 40k and Age of Sigmar fiction. Geekzine editor Andy Jamieson cited Robbie’s excellent space marine novel, Carcharodons: Red Tithe in […]

Feb 242018
BOOKS: Best of the Black Library

The Best of the Black Library Games Workshop’s publishing arm, the Black Library, celebrates its twentieth year of business this year. Saturday 24th February sees the Black Library releases Magos, the latest Inquisitor Eisenhorn novel by best-selling author Dan Abnett. Games Workshops and Warhammer stores across the UK and worldwide will be hosting special events […]

Feb 132018
Geekzine review of 2017: Books, Games & Toys

In this slightly belated second part to our Geekzine Review of 2017, Geekzine editor-in-chief Andrew Jamieson pours his frivolous attitude all over a selection of the books, boardgames, videogames and toys that kept our geek chops smiling during 2017. Thanks to Will Millar, boardgame guru, and Alex Martin, videogame retail expert, for their valuable contributions. […]

Jan 052018
Geekzine Review of 2017: Films & TV

The year that was 2017 delivered some cultural geekish delights. In the first of two linked features, Geekzine editor-in-chief Andrew Jamieson takes a roughshod look at some of the genre films and tv shows that kept us nerds smiling – and grimacing. It wasn’t all good, eh?  FILM Split (released in January) James McAvoy gives one […]