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‘Doctor Who’ 50th Anniversary Celebration Event to Include BBC AMERICA Special Screening at Wizard World Austin Comic Con on November 23

Highly-Anticipated
50th Anniversary Special Doctor Who: The Day of the Doctor to be Shown
at Austin Convention Center in Conjunction with Simulcast on BBC AMERICA
and in Over 75 Countries

NEW YORK and AUSTIN, Texas, November 13, 2013 – For a half-century, TV viewers across the world have been captivated by Doctor Who,
the longest running and most successful sci-fi series ever.  In
collaboration with BBC AMERICA, Wizard World Austin Comic Con fans will
enjoy the Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Celebration Event on
Saturday, November 23.  The event is part of the international
celebration in which, for the first time ever, the series’ 50th
Anniversary special, Doctor Who: The Day of The Doctor, will be simulcast on BBC AMERICA and to millions of fans in over 75 countries.

The Wizard W...

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Merry Geekmas!

Merry Christmas from all of us to all of you!
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Geek-o-Rama’s Geeky Gift Guide Part 5

Christmas is one of my favorite times of the year. Up here, the days turn brisk and snow falls and everything is lovely. There are snowball fights and icicles. Even better though are the days and nights curled up on the couch, watching geeky movies to my heart’s content and reading comic books while sipping a cup of hot chocolate. This year, my wish list is geared a bit more towards my kids with a bit of me and a bit of business thrown in.

1. Atari Flashback 4 – This topped my kids’ wishlist for this year. They’re excited to see the “terrible” graphics and to check out some of the games that their mom grew up with. As for me, I think it’s fun to share these things with them as I raise up another generation of geeks. (Retails for about $50)

2. Write or Wrong – Back in April, I got to meet...

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‘Star Trek,’ ‘Star Wars,’ ‘Ghostbusters,’ ‘Doctor Who’ Fan Communities Among Those Set To Add Fun To Wizard World New Orleans Comic Con

Cosplayers, Conventions Lead Organizations At New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, Friday Through Sunday

NEW YORK and NEW ORLEANS, November 27, 2012
– Fan communities representing the most fervent followers of blockbuster franchises like “Star Trek,” “Star Wars,” “Ghostbusters” and “Doctor Who” are among the groups that attendees will see roaming the Wizard World New Orleans Comic Con floor, Friday through Sunday at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center.  Cosplayers from these groups love to interact with fans, adding another level of fun and in many cases raising money for charity.

Some organizations that fans will enjoy meeting include:

Adventure League of GEARS, a family-friendly Steampunk Performance Group based out of New Orleans, and a fan and...

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Geek-o-Rama’s Geeky Gift Guide

Over the next 6 weeks, some of our favorite Geek-o-Rama contributors will be sharing pieces of their Christmas wish lists with all of you. Not sure what your favorite geek wants? Hopefully this will help give you some ideas. Up first? Justin!

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Are you a geek? Do you have geeks in your life and you wonder what you can possibly get such odd people for the holidays? Look no further! Here are my suggestions for 5 gifts you or your geek might enjoy.

Item 1: I’m a big fan of Dr. Who and especially of the bad guys. One of the finest of his reoccurring bad guys are the cybermen and their repeated refrain of DELETE! What better gift for your geek than a CTL-ALT-CYBERMAN t-shirt?  Available from ThinkGeek for about $20.

Item 2: What better way to mix Dr...

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