10 TV Shows to Watch This October

Tonight see’s the premiere of Supernatural and Arrow – two shows I’ve been looking forward to watching all year – but they’re not the only series to get excited about. October has new and returning TV shows a plenty, and here are just 10 I am looking forward to watching. What series’ are on your to watch list this month?

The Last Man on Earth | Season 4

Pamela finds her place within the group as they all set sail for Mexico, avoiding the apocalyptic nuclear fallout in the United States. Their course derails a bit when they realize that none of them knows how to actually navigate a yacht. 4th October. Fox.

The Gifted | Season 1

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Marvel’s The Gifted tells the story of a suburban couple whose ordinary lives are rocked by the sudden discovery that their children possess mutant powers. Forced to go on the run from a hostile government, the family joins up with an underground network of mutants and must fight to survive. 2nd October. Fox.

Riverdale | Season 2

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As the town breathed a collective sigh of relief that Jason’s killer had been found out, another terrible crime occurred, in a space that had been considered one of the town’s safest, most innocent places. If Jason Blossom’s murder revealed the slimy underbelly beneath Riverdale’s surface, as we enter Season 2, the shooting of Fred Andrews threatens to plunge the entire town into utter darkness. 11th October. The CW.

The Shannara Chronicles | Season 2

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One year after the events of the last season of The Shannara Chronicles; The Four Lands are in chaos – the re-emergence of magic has the populace terrified, and an organization called The Crimson is hunting down magic users. 15th October. Spike.

Crazy Ex-Girlfriend | Season 3

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Rebecca Bunch is a successful, driven, and possibly crazy young woman who impulsively gives up everything – her partnership at a prestigious law firm and her upscale apartment in Manhattan – in a desperate attempt to find love and happiness in that exotic hotbed of romance and adventure: suburban West Covina. 15th October. The CW.

Mindhunter | Season 1

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Set in 1979 — in the early days of criminal psychology and criminal profiling at the FBI — Mindhunter revolves around FBI agents Holden Ford and Bill Tench, who interview imprisoned serial killers in order to understand how such criminals think and apply this knowledge to solving ongoing cases. 18th October. Netflix.

Star Wars Rebels | Season 4

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Sabine leads Ezra, Kanan and an army of her fellow Mandalorians back to her homeworld to rescue her father from the clutches of the Empire. When Sabine discovers the Empire has resurrected a devastating weapon she created and plans to use it against her people, she must decide whether to destroy it or use it herself, while Ezra and the Ghost crew must accept a mission to spy on an Imperial outpost they would rather destroy. 21st October. Disney XD.

Gunpowder | Season 1

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British activist Guy Fawkes and a group of provincial English Catholics plan to blow up the House of Lords and kill King James I in the early 17th century. Starring Kit Harrington. 21st October. BBC One.

The Walking Dead | Season 8

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This season, Rick brings ‘All Out War’ to Negan and his forces. The Saviors are larger, better-equipped, and ruthless – but Rick and the unified communities are fighting for the promise of a brighter future.The battle lines are drawn as they launch into a kinetic, action-packed offensive. Up until now, survival has been the focus of Rick and our group, but it’s not enough. They have to fight to take back their freedom so that they can live. So that they can rebuild. 25th October. AMC.

Stranger Things | Season 2

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A love letter to the supernatural classics of the 80’s, Stranger Things is the story of a young boy who vanishes into thin air. As friends, family and local police search for answers, they are drawn into an extraordinary mystery involving top-secret government experiments, terrifying supernatural forces and one very strange little girl. 30th October. Netflix.

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10 Things We Learnt From the Game of Thrones Trailer

HBO have premiered a new trailer for season 7 of Game of Thrones, following the stills they released last week, and it shows us so much more about what to expect from the upcoming series that it’s hard not to get insanely excited – as if we weren’t already excited enough. Here are 10 things I learnt from the trailer, which you can watch below.

Bran and Meera finally make it to the wall

Right at the beginning of the trailer we get a glimpse of a gate in the wall at Castle Black opening, and who is on the other side? – Bran Stark and Meera Reed. Hopefully this is the start of the Stark siblings reuniting. Three down, one to go.

Daenerys claims Dragonstone

It was inevitable that Daenerys was going to make Dragonstone her new home at some point – it was the original home of House Targaryen after all. Now we know for a fact that she lands on its shores and enters its castle, ripping down Stannis Baratheon’s banners to make room for her own.

Grey Worm finds a secret entrance

The unsullied play a prominent role in this trailer, especially Grey Worm, who at one point can be seen in a boat searching for what looks like a secret entrance. Later we see a shot of unsullied letting more unsullied into some sort of castle – could this be Casterly Rock or Highgarden? Both are rumoured to appear in season 7.

Bran has a connection to the Night King

As Bran flies over an army of white walkers in raven form, its leader seems to sense the bird, stopping Bran’s connection. This suggests that the two have some sort of cerebral connection. Rumours have been going around that Bran IS the Night King, though I think we’ll have to see about that one..

Brienne makes it to Winterfell

After Brienne and Pod left the Black Fish, failing to recruit his army, it was obvious that they would head back up noth – seen as Brienne is hell bent on protecting Sansa. By the looks of it, they make it in one piece, as they are seen entering Winterfell.

Beric Dondarrion joins Jon Snow

Wielding a magical flaming sword, Dondarrion is wearing furs and covered in snow which suggests that he and the brotherhood have headed north to join Jon Snow – there’s a shot a bit later on that confirms Snow will have a flaming sword by his side in battle.

The Hound is up North as well

We see a brief shot of Sandor Clegane covered in snow and wrapped in wildling clothing as well, which suggests that he too has joined in the fight. Last time we saw the Hound, he was with Dordarrion and his men, so this would fit in nicely.

The Greyjoys and Lannisters make an alliance

Ships from House Greyjoy are seen heading towards Kings Landing, but since Yara and Theon are with Daenerys, these have to be Euron’s boats, which means he is likely joining Cersei and will fight against his niece and nephew

There will be at least three epic battles

There’s evidence of three separate battles in the trailer. Jon Snow vs the Whitewalkers of course, but it also looks like Daenerys’ unsullied are going head to head with the Lannisters – led by Jamie, as the Greyjoy’s battle it out on the sea in their ships.

Jon finally meets Daenerys

There’s a very brief shot of the Jon and Davros landing in Dragonstone where we know Daenerys is holding up, which means the two are finally going to meet each other. Davros knows the land well, so it makes sence that he would guide Snow, but why they decide to travel there is unclear.

10 Gifts Every Deadpool Fan Needs in their Life

With Deadpool filming confirmed to be well on it’s way – thanks to Ryan Reynolds who tweeted a picture of the mercenary sun bathing outside the X-mansion earlier in the week – everyone is understandably getting excited about the sequel. I thought I’d share a few of my Deadpool must haves for the fan who can’t get enough of the Merc with the mouth.


1. Deadpool Piggy Bank – I am the worst at saving, like seriously – the complete worst, so I have absolutely no need for any money box ever, but if you need to store your pennies somewhere, why not in Deadpool – I’m certain he’d appreciate the extra cash. He is a mercenary after all.

2.  Deadpool Colouring Book – Adult colouring books are all the rage at the moment and you can’t get more adult than Deadpool. I personally own way more than any child should probably have, let alone adult, but this is a Deadpool colouring book man, its a must.

3. Deadpool Dress – Deadpool is no stranger to cross dressing, so I could totally see him rocking this little red number. It’s not the most conventional outfit, but it looks stretchy enough for back flips and copious amounts of stabbing, if you feel so inclined.

4. Deadpool Comic Poster – There are a ridiculous amount of posters out there in the online abyss, but this one is hands down my favourite. I just love the contrast between the black & white comic book background, and a red Deadpool standing cross armed in front.

5. Deadpool Bookends – I can’t say I’ve ever owned bookends because I’m a serial bookcase owner, but if I were going to own bookends, these would be a serious contender. Made of wood, I love the simplicity, and boldness.

6. Deadpool Leggings – I don’t think these need an explanation as to why they’re awesome and everyone must own them, even the guys. I have never seen anyone in Deadpool leggings, and feel that needs to change.

7. Deadpool Flair – There are not enough Deadpool pins in the world, and if you are one of the many who is yet to own one, make this the first in your collection because Mondo are pro’s at creating eye catching flair for your lapels, and this is no exception.

8. Adventure Time Watch – I knew I wanted this Adventure Time watch ever since seeing it on Deadpool’s wrist in the first movie, and now it’s actually available to buy – Just make sure no one else see’s it on your wrist, or your identity is blown, and Collosus will be after you.

9. Deadpool Pen Holder – Brutality is Deadpool’s game, and I’m not sure there’s anything more brutal than a severed head used as a push cushion for pens. Perfect for the desk of someone who needs a little help showing people who is boss.

10. Deadpool Tee – One for the pop culture mash-up fans out there – a Finding Nemo / Deadpool tshirt. Cute AND deadly, wearing this you might actually find yourself a Dory to help you with your quest – though we all know Deadpool works alone.

10 TV Shows To Watch This April

Tonight marks the season premiere of brand new Prison Break – something I feel like I’ve been waiting an eternity for – so as I sit here waiting for it to begin, I thought I’d make a quick list of everything else I’m looking forward to watching this month. Take a look below. Which series’ are you most excited for this April?

iZombie | Season 3

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Liv has discovered there are more zombies living in Seattle than she previously believed. In fact, there is a private military contractor employing a small zombie army, and that army is preparing for the day humans learn of their existence. This season, Liv will eat the brains and take on the traits of a dominatrix, a JACKASS-style stunt man, an office gossip, a pre-school teacher, a conspiracy theorist, a dungeon master, and many more. 4th April. CW

Archer | Season 8

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Season 8 of Archer revolves around the hardboiled private eye Sterling Archer and his quest to find his partner’s killer in 1947 Los Angeles.The case proves to be more difficult than expected after Archer quickly gets mixed up in a deadly game of tug of war between Los Angeles’ most powerful crime bosses. Every clue leads Archer further away from his goal and deeper into a mystery involving kidnapping, prostitution and drug addiction. 5th April. FXX

Mystery Science Theatre 3000: The Return | Season 1

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The cult hit returns! Captured by mad scientists, new host Jonah survives a blitz of cheesy B movies by riffing on them with his funny robot pals. 14th April. Netflix.

Class | Season 1

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Class is set in Coal Hill Academy, a fictional school that has been featured in Doctor Who, and focuses on six of its students and staff membersThe sixth former’s all have their own secrets and desires. They have to deal with the stresses of everyday life, including friends, parents, school work, sex, and sorrow, but also the horrors that come from time travel. 15th April. BBC America.

Doctor Who | Season 10

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Preceded by a Christmas special, the series will be the third and final series starring Peter Capaldi as the Twelfth Doctor, the most recent incarnation of The Doctor – an alien time lord who travels through time and space in his TARDIS. The series will introduce Pearl Mackie as Bill Potts, the Doctor’s newest travelling companion, and will also feature Matt Lucas as Nardole, who appeared in the two previous Christmas specials. 15th April. BBC.

Pretty Little Liars | Season 7

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After their plan to expose their newest tormentor goes wrong and puts Hanna’s life in danger, the Liars realize that the secrets and lies are far deeper than they thought and must find a way to bring down “Uber A” once and for all before it’s too late. 18th April. Freeform.

Bill Nye Saves The World | Season 1

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The series will focus on science, and will investigate its relationship with politics, pop culture and society. The first season will explore topics such as climate change, alternative medicine, video games, and sex from a scientific point of view, whilst also refuting myths and anti-scientific claims.Though the TV show will be hosted by Nye, five correspondents will assist in the presentation of the show. 21st April. Netflix.

Girlboss | Season 1

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Sophia, an anarchist misfit, discovers a passion for fashion, becoming an unlikely businesswoman in the process. As her business grows, however, she has to learn to cope with life as her own boss. 21st April. Netflix.

Genius | Season 1

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The series will explore how patent clerk Einstein could not get a teaching job or doctorate in his early life yet managed to go on to develop the theory of relativity. 25th April. National Geographic.

American Gods | Season 1

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A recently released ex-convict named Shadow meets a mysterious man who calls himself “Wednesday” and who knows more than he first seems to about Shadow’s life and past. 30th April. Starz.

10 Tasty Gifts For The Shark Week

This week is Discovery Channels annual Shark Week – a whole eight days of gnashing teeth and graceful swimming. To celebrate, I compiled a list of my favourite fin clad products from online store Etsy. You aren’t the biggest shark fan unless you own all these amazing picks, so check them out below.

Shark Bite Earrings by fashioDIYcollection

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Hammerhead Shark Ring by Dive4Jewelry

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Shark Nail Wraps by Tattify

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Great White Shark Purse by misala

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Shark Attack Skirt by NerdAlertCreations

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Rainbow Shark Dress by OhMeOhMyClothing

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Sharkini by VailleShop

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Jurassic Shark T-Shirt by GameDude

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Shark Slipper Socks by FlorandPEG

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Bearded Dragon Shark Costume by PamperedBeardies

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Shark Cat Bed by TheCatball

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Shark Pillow by CabinetPrettyThings

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Shark Fin Bookmark by CatrinasToyBox

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Shark Fin Ice Tray by Ferkl

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Shark Tea Infuser by MountainMausRemedies

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Shark Lollipops by Sweetniks

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10 Must Have Geeky Swimsuits for Summer 2015

Summer has well and truly begun, which means holiday season is just around the corner. This also means it’s new wardrobe season, and 2015 seems to be an exceptionally good year for nerdy swimsuit purchasing. A swimsuit is pretty much the only thing you need to make sure you remember when you go away (except for your passport of course) so why not make it a good one. Here are my 10 favourite fandom swimsuits. Check them out below.

1. The Little Mermaid Bikini from Hot Topic

2. Snow White Swimsuit from Black Milk Clothing

3. Wonder Woman Bikini from Pin-up Girl Clothing

4. Harley Quinn Swimsuit from Spencer’s

5. Robin Bikini from TheGeekGarden

6. Batman Swimsuit from Black Milk Clothing

7. Sailor Moon Bikini from Hot Topic

8.  Game of Thrones Swimsuit from Poprageous

9. Tardis Swimsuit from Fit2btiedClothing

10. Pokemon Bikini from Hot Topic

10 Geeky Sunglasses For The Summer

Summer is getting ever nearer, the skies are getting ever brighter, and my eyes are getting ever so slightly more damaged with the severe lack of sunglasses in my life; so this week I’ve been searching for the perfect pair. Etsy, being the glorious treasure trove that it is, seems to house the most fabulous, unique selection around. Here are my absolute favourites. Would you wear a pair of these bad boys?

Pikachu Sunglasses by ketchupize

 

Hello Kitty Sunglasses by SuicideBarbieBowtiqu


Adventure Time Sunglasses by InkHeartKicks


Nightmare Before Christmas Sunglasses by DecoroZapatillas


Avengers Sunglasses by PoppinCustom

Gryffindor Sunglasses by SnackPakGang


Superhero Sunglasses by DecoroZapatillas


Spider-Man Sunglasses by ketchupize


Doctor Who Sunglasses by PoppinCustom


Pixel Sunglasses by BubbleGumGraffiti


Batman / Joker Sunglasses by InkHeartKicks


Earth / Water Pokemon Sunglasses by DecoroZapatillas


Adventure Time Sunglasses by ketchupize


Stars and Shrooms Sunglasses by SnackPakGang

10 Magical Gifts For Anyone Obsessed With Cinderella

Etsy is an amazing place to find unique, fan made pop culture products that you wouldn’t see anywhere else. In light of Disney’s latest Fairy Tale adaption, the live-action version of Cinderella, I’ve compiled a list of my favourite pieces from the site, based on the original animated movie.

Glass Slipper Necklace by ILoveCrafty

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Cinderella Necklace by lapetitedeco

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Cinderella Jigsaw Necklace by strawberryfieldss

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5 Mins before Midnight Necklace by missvirgouk

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Glass Slipper Ring by LaPetiteBonbon

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Cinderella and Prince Charming Earrings by ChuckyEggJewellery

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Cinderella Hair Clips by LittleMagicPieces

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Cinderella Hair Hat by KrazyHats1

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Cinderella Apron by loverdoversclothing

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Cinderella Carriage Candle by LovelyDiary

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Cinderella and Fairy Godmother Poster by VIVIDEDITIONS

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Cinderella and Prince Charming Poster by APageOutofTime

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A Dream is a Wish Your Heart Makes by GetPersonalEtc

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Cinderella Glass by GirlMeetsGinger

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10 Amazing Pieces of Cornetto Trilogy Fan Art

The Cornetto trilogy is a series of movies starring Simon Pegg and Nick Frost, all three directed by Edgar Wright. The films themselves are unrelated in storyline, but follow a similar theme – the protagonists come up against a horde of zombies/cult followers/aliens. There’s loads of amazing fan art online, so thought I’d compile a list of my absolute favourites.

10. The Powerpuff Trilogy by Alberto Arni

9. Three Flavours Cornetto Trilogy by Elisa Helea

8. The Cornetto Trilogy by Ricardo Romero

7. 3 Flavours Trilogy by Jeff Bell

6. The Cornetto Trilogy by Tom Robinson

5. Three Flavours Cornetto by Neil Butler

4. The Cornetto Trilogy by byway

3. Little Cornetto Trilogy by Joey Spiotto

2. The Cornetto Trilogy by Dan Jones

1. Never Taken a Shortcut Before? by Lissa Treiman

10 Devilish Gifts Every Daredevil Fan Needs In Their Life

I’ve spent the last few days binging my way through Marvels new series; Daredevil, and I’m actually a little worried that I have an addiction. I was not expecting to love the show as much as I did, it was immensely gripping, super dark, and all the characters were absolutely perfect.. But more about that some other time because right now I want to show you my Daredevil picks of the week from Etsy. Etsy is an amazing place to find unique, one of a kind pop culture products that you wouldn’t see anywhere else. I pretty much want everything on there, but these are my favourites:

Daredevil Heart Pendant by KippleAndPelf

Daredevil Minifig Necklace by ticklesbytaylor

Daredevil Tie by SuchNeatStuff

Nelson & Murdock T-Shirt by TrendingShirts

Battlin’ jack T-Shirt by TrendingShirts

Daredevil Converse by FeslegenDesign

Daredevil Munny by DreamitReal

Daredevil Print by TheHappyWallCo

Daredevil light Switch by SuperFunGifts

Daredevil Coasters by JudsonPress

Replica Billy Club by hardtofindcomics