Posts tagged "Chicago TARDIS"
Happy Thanksgiving, geeks! As I write this, I have finished my dinner, surrounded by family and friends. I am thankful, but also just FULL. I really want to sleep it off all weekend. If you’re a Doctor Who fan, though, this is NOT the time to relax and digest. Get ready for Chicago TARDIS 2014.... Read more »
Christmas has been successfully navigated- nailed it! Today, I’ve been on Facebook and Twitter talking to readers about the geekiest gifts we all got. I received a TARDIS hat along with bantha and tauntaun plushies. The most relevant gift to this blog, though, was a remote flash for my camera. My cosplay photography is going to be... Read more »
I’m on-record as saying this, but I’ll say it again: I loved The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot FAR more than the Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Special. This short film, featuring Doctors Five, Six, Seven, and Eight, is a love letter to the fans. So many characters! So many references! So many things that deserved to be... Read more »
At this year’s Chicago TARDIS, I had the pleasure of interviewing several Doctor Who stars from the Classic era. The first was Mr. Colin Baker, better known as The Sixth Doctor. Baker lead the show from 1984 through 1986. Colin Baker’s history with Doctor Who is turbulent, to say the least. He was dismissed from Doctor... Read more »
Happy Thanksgiving, geeks! I woke up early to write so that I could make it out to my parents’ house later. I have the Macy’s parade and subsequent dog show on TV- just two of many annual traditions. The Chicago geek community has two Thanksgiving traditions of its own: WolfCon and Chicago TARDIS. Both are... Read more »
What comes to mind when you hear the words “Doctor Who“? For most, the iconic aliens top the list. Daleks. Cybermen. Their threats of “EXTERMINATE,” “UPGRADE,” and “OBEY” have resonated with fans for decades. The talented Nicholas Briggs has voiced the Daleks and Cybermen since Doctor Who’s 2005 return. Briggs is also the Executive Producer of... Read more »
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