Serenity Review

Serenity Studios: Universal Pictures Platforms: Cinema Release Date: Out Now Overview The Firefly tv series is an interesting example of how a strong and imaginative concept with solid execution can carve out a dedicated fan base even after a limited run. This same fandom, who were dazzled by the unique mix of cowboy Western tropes in a science-fiction setting, was able to garner enough support to...

Firefly The Board Game – Now Available in Australia

Here’s some very shiny news for all of you Australian Browncoats out there. In a weekend that was pretty heavily overshadowed by the Day of the Doctor celebrations and tributes, another much beloved Sci Fi series managed to sneak in a new entry of its own. In a comparatively modest celebration of a great show cancelled too long before its time, Firefly The Board Game was released to the Australian...

Firefly Online announced at San Deigo Comic Con

That’s right fellow Browncoats. You’re not reading this wrong. Firefly is getting its very own video game! Many die-hard fans of the much beloved Sci-fi western were very surprised to learn during San Deigo Comic Con 2013 that FOX had officially licensed Firefly to Sparkplug Games and that an MMO was already in the works. The announcement came with a shiny new trailer detailing all of ...

Alan Tudyk: From Wash To Alpha Panel Impressions

At the Sydney Supanova Popular Culture Expo this weekend, the incredibly popular Alan Tudyk was present at the event. Pronounced “too-dick”,  the actor is most renown for his role as “Hoban ‘Wash’ Washburn” from the (sadly) cancelled cult favourite television series, Firefly and it’s accompanying movie, Serenity. In the Firefly series, Alan Tudyk plays as ...

Firefly Collector’s Edition Steelbook Coming Soon

Oh. My. God. I’m weak at the knees already. Firefly is coming in a super shiny collectors edition exclusively for Australian and UK audiences. This is the kind of thing that you’d barter your dog for after the apocalypse happens. There’s a lot of special features for you here so you can dig into the expanded universe of Firefly. There’s the usual ‘making of’ and...

Top 5 Geek Culture Crushes – Part 2

Welcome to Part 2 of the Staff’s Top 5 Geek Culture Crushes. Now sit down and get yourself ready for the rest of our wonderful crushes, and maybe even get be worried and amazed at our own choices. Josh Morris No#1 – Midna (Twilight Princess) – I so wish I could have been Link in Twilight Princess because I would have totally ditched Zelda for this babe. At the end of the game, Mi...

Nerdy Niches – ThinkGeek

If you don’t already know about ThinkGeek, I feel very sad for you. This store is one of the most awesome stores I have ever come across and it fits just perfectly into my weekly nerdy niches. I mean if you write ‘nerd store’ or ‘geek store’ this is the first result! So please let’s check out this store with me. Here is some helpful information: What: ThinkGeek ...

Supanova 2011 – LinkageAX’s Weekend Day 2

Ah Supanova, how fun you were to us over the weekend 😀 Out of both days of the event, I remember the second day being the most fun considering all of the celebrity interviews we obtained, the panels we attended and having a massive Capsule Computers party at the event (party as in Final Fanstasy meaning, not so much alcohol and house trashing). Be sure to check out Day 1 if you haven’t alrea...

Sean Maher Interview at Supanova Sydney 2011

Supanova is a great place to catch up with some of our favourite sci-fi and fantasy celebrities, and 2011 saw Sean Maher as one of the Supastar guests who came to meet his fans. Sean Maher plays Simon Tamm in Joss Whedon’s series Firefly and the subsequent film Serenity. Ben Webb/LinkageAX looking absolutely starstruck. In our interview, Sean mock punches Ben in the face (when he fell over, ...

Supanova 2011 – 3DS photo gallery!

Hey everyone! As a treat from us at Capsule Computers, for this years Supanova we have decided to share with you a gallery of 3DS images from this years event! You will find uploaded in the link below a gallery (of ~15mb) of all the photos that we managed to take of the event.  There are ~50-70 3D images to enjoy. LINK! To see the images on your 3DS unit, you must first extract the .zip file onto ...

Supanova 2011 – LinkageAX’s Weekend Day 1

Supanova, Australia’s largest Popular Culture convention, was astoundingly popular this year with its myriad of celebrity guests, contests and merchandise. The event itself garnered a massive attendance rate from the general public, largely for Tom Felton, but also for everyone else and everything else going on in the event. Below is my experience of the event. Day 1 – I arrive at the ...

Supanova 2011 Sydney Day Two Wrap Up

After a hectic Saturday at Supanova, both Ben and I needed more than one coffee/energy drink to keep us alive and functioning for Supanova Day Two. The second day is always less crowded than the first, but with the line of fangirls that rushed in at 10am on the dot (for who else other than Tom Felton?) it may as well have been Day One. The stalls were still equally as packed, but we managed to cha...

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