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Elite: Dangerous ain't like dustin' crops, boy!
Elite is one of the defining video gaming experiences of the 8-bit era. Rob Wainfur jumps into the cockpit of the sequel, Elite: Dangerous, and boldly makes the jump into hyperspace... Guest post by Rob Wainfur Way back in 1984, like many Star Wars fans I w...
Elite is one of the defining video gaming experiences of the 8-bit era. Rob Wainfur jumps into the cockpit of the sequel, Elite: Dangerous, and boldly makes the jump into hyperspace... Guest post by Rob Wainfur Way back in 19...
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The Lone Gunmen revived in The X-Files
The Lone Gunmen, who starred in their own short-lived spin-off series in 2001 and appeared to meet their end in The X-Files ninth season, are back in Fox's much-anticipated mini-series reboot. The news was broken by actor Dean Haglund on Twitter. The popula...
The Lone Gunmen, who starred in their own short-lived spin-off series in 2001 and appeared to meet their end in The X-Files ninth season, are back in Fox's much-anticipated mini-series reboot. The news was broken by actor Dea...
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Hot Toys teases 1/6th scale Millennium Falcon
Whilst the interminable wait for Star Wars: The Force Awakens continues. Hot Toys has teased its upcoming 1/6th scale Millennium Falcon on Facebook . If you could afford one, where would you store it? Let me know in the comments below
Whilst the interminable wait for Star Wars: The Force Awakens continues. Hot Toys has teased its upcoming 1/6th scale Millennium Falcon on Facebook. If you could afford one, where would you store it? Let me know in the commen...
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This is the app Star Wars fans are looking for...
All Star Wars, all the time, anywhere? There's an app for that. The Star Wars app is your official mobile connection to a galaxy far, far away. With a dynamic interface, the Star Wars app immerses you in breaking news, rich media, social updates, special ev...
All Star Wars, all the time, anywhere? There's an app for that. The Star Wars app is your official mobile connection to a galaxy far, far away. With a dynamic interface, the Star Wars app immerses you in breaking news, rich m...
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Doctor Who at SDCC
Here's the full timey-wimey schedule for Whovians lucky enough to be attending this year's San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC). Thursday, July 9: 9:00am pst, Limited Signing Drawing for Doctor Who We're excited to announce that there will be an autograph signing wit...
Here's the full timey-wimey schedule for Whovians lucky enough to be attending this year's San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC). Thursday, July 9: 9:00am pst, Limited Signing Drawing for Doctor Who We're excited to announce that there...
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Timey-wimey Terminator
First we had Jurassic World, successfully rebooting a franchise to the tune of $1.3 billion and counting, and now it's time (no pun intended) for Terminator Genisys to revive the flagging fortunes of a once beloved franchise and its iconic Hollywood star. G...
First we had Jurassic World, successfully rebooting a franchise to the tune of $1.3 billion and counting, and now it's time (no pun intended) for Terminator Genisys to revive the flagging fortunes of a once beloved franchise ...
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Jurassic World sequel premieres June 2018
Universal Pictures has officially announced that a sequel to Jurassic World will hit the big screen on June 22, 2018. Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard will reprise their roles as Owen Grady and Claire Dearing, respectively. Director Colin Trevorrow is pa...
Universal Pictures has officially announced that a sequel to Jurassic World will hit the big screen on June 22, 2018. Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard will reprise their roles as Owen Grady and Claire Dearing, respectively...
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Captain America: Civil War ties into Thor: Ragnarok
Actress Jaimie Alexander, best known for her role as Lady Sif in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, speaking to the LA Times, sheds a little light on Captain America: Civil War's tie-in to Thor: Ragnarok and her expanded role in the third Thor instalment. "Ther...
Actress Jaimie Alexander, best known for her role as Lady Sif in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, speaking to the LA Times, sheds a little light on Captain America: Civil War's tie-in to Thor: Ragnarok and her expanded role in ...
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Doctor Who Series 9 teaser trailer premieres at SDCC
A teaser trailer for Doctor Who series 9 was unveiled at this year's San Diego Comic-Con and it's a doozy! Game of Thrones star Maisie Williams is seen on screen for the first time and much speculation surrounds who she might be playing. My immediate though...
A teaser trailer for Doctor Who series 9 was unveiled at this year's San Diego Comic-Con and it's a doozy! Game of Thrones star Maisie Williams is seen on screen for the first time and much speculation surrounds who she migh...
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LEGO Movie directors helm Han Solo Star Wars spin-off
Star Wars spin-offs are gaining momentum with the announcement that Han Solo will be getting his own origin story in the wake of director Josh Trank's departure from the upcoming Boba Fett movie, which remains in development at Disney. The LEGO Movie and 21...
Star Wars spin-offs are gaining momentum with the announcement that Han Solo will be getting his own origin story in the wake of director Josh Trank's departure from the upcoming Boba Fett movie, which remains in development ...
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Star Wars: The Force Awakens special look at SDCC
Marvel Studios is taking a timeout from San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC) this year. However, Disney has big plans for its franchise set in a galaxy far, far away... This Friday fans are promised a special look at The Force Awakens during the Star Wars panel from ...
Marvel Studios is taking a timeout from San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC) this year. However, Disney has big plans for its franchise set in a galaxy far, far away... This Friday fans are promised a special look at The Force Awakens ...
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JJ Abrams says Uncharted 2's opening is the best ever
In an interview with the Official PlayStation Magazine, Nolan North, video game actor par excellence, shares an interesting quote from Star Trek and Star Wars director JJ Abrams. "He said the opening of Uncharted 2 was the best opening of a game, television...
In an interview with the Official PlayStation Magazine, Nolan North, video game actor par excellence, shares an interesting quote from Star Trek and Star Wars director JJ Abrams. "He said the opening of Uncharted 2 was the be...
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  • Bournemouth University
    Media Production, 1993 - 1996
  • Exeter College
    1988 - 1992
  • Vincent Thompson High School
    1984 - 1988
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Birthday
January 23
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Multimedia maven and storyteller.
Introduction
John has a BA (Hons) in Media Production from the Media School of Bournemouth University and has worked for the BBC, Dow Jones and Reuters.
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Head injury survivor.
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Blogger and journalist: writes about film, TV & more in the geek galaxy!
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Editorial, audiovisual editing, copywriting
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  • BBC
    Foley artist for Radio Four.
  • Dow Jones
  • Thomson Reuters
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Exeter - Kingsteignton - Colchester - Bournemouth
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