Tag Archives: Merchandise

The Geek Show - PX35 - What Counts As Video Game Merchandise

PX35 – What Counts As Video Game Merchandise?

Merchandising has long been part of the lifeblood of entertainment and media (who wouldn’t want a plushie of the Demogorgon from Stranger Things), but sometimes the products associated with a particular title can head in some strange, disturbing and bizarre directions. After a quick chat

The Geek Show - S14E19 - Sunnycon 2017 Special

S14E19 – Sunnycon 2017 Special

It’s that time of the year again. People are converging on a famous stadium in Newcastle wearing the costumes of their heroes. There’s a tense atmosphere in the air as everyone waits for the action to start, but this is no game of football because

Miss Kobayashi Dragon Maid

At the back end of 2016, I caught wind of this anime, Miss Kobayashi Dragon Maid, and the preview was a dragon becomes a maid/slave to a salary woman. It was pretty tame compared to the bizarre real life of 2016 but we suspected it would

The Geek Show - Rem - Re:Zero - Starting Life in Another World - Nendoroid Review

Rem (Nendoroid)

Looking back at anime in 2016, many people would consider Re:Zero – Starting Life In Another World as one of the most memorable shows, and from that series the character Rem has exploded in popularity, and in addition to winning ‘Best Female Character’ in a number of

The Geek Show - On The Box

On The Box 63 – Curly Wencing

Things are getting stranger in TV land with Candy Crush game shows, the possibility of Trump TV, and an online streaming service to help people sleep. This week we’ve been watching The Crystal Maze and Last Week Tonight with John Oliver. We also take a

The Geek Show - Game of Thrones – Stark Direwolf Mini-kit

Game of Thrones – Stark Direwolf Mini-kit

One of the most iconic creatures in Game of Thrones is undoubtedly the direwolf. The symbol of House Stark, fiercely loyal to their masters, and absolutely adorable as puppies – everybody wanted their own direwolf after the first episode. Following on from the Longclaw Collectible

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Game of Thrones – Longclaw Mini-kit

Game of Thrones is arguably the most popular TV series in the world at this moment in time, and like any successful franchise there’s a mountain of related merchandise on sale – everything from books to statues to replica swords. One of the most recognisable

The Geek Show - Game of Thrones - A Pop-Up Guide to Westeros

Game of Thrones: A Pop-Up Guide to Westeros

So the Game of Thrones merchandising machine rolls out again, but this time HBO and Bantam Press are bringing something special to the table in the form of a pop-up guide to Westeros and Essos. We managed to get our grubby little mitts on a