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Bela Lugosi – Nerd Icon

True Blood, The Strain, Being Human and yes, even Twilight; we live in an age where the figure of the vampire is more widely known than ever before. Granted, depictions of vampires across all cultures go nearly as far back as human civilisation itself, but our views on the undead have certainly become more nuanced over […]

Geek Hall of Fame 2015

You might be wondering why the Arcade Awards 2015 are missing the ‘Geek Hall of Fame’ category. The nominations for this particular section were impossible to tally, this year we lost brilliant minds, talented spirits and just good people. We don’t want to pit them against each other for one place instead, we’d like to […]

RIP Christopher Lee

The day just got a little darker with the news that actor Christopher Lee has passed away aged 93. The performer is reported to have died on the 7th of June, but his wife wished to keep the news private until their family had all been notified of his passing. There has been an outpouring of condolences […]

Christopher Lee Releases Festive Metal Single

Legendary actor, Christopher Lee, who has starred in more movies than I can count, has released a new heavy metal single titled “Darkest Carols, Faithful Sing”. The single is a take on the Christmas classic “Hark! The Herald Angels Sing” and it is “…light-hearted, joyful and fun. It’s a band singing on how metal should be […]