Monday Mirth: Where Pilgrimage Got Its Look

Sadly, up until recently, my daughter’s geekdom had a massive gap. Although a big fan of all things Monty Python, she had not seen Monty Python and The Holy Grail yet. Aside: For a change, I like the German title of the film much better. It is called Die Ritter der Kokosnuss (The Knights of the Coconut). This…

2017 Armitage Weekly Round-up #26

Good news almost every day. I had a lovely e-mail yesterday from a regular commenter and auction contributor who has promised a shipment of fan items for the auctions. I was gobsmacked because I hadn’t expected any item donations coming in – after all I hadn’t even asked – but there she is, thinking on…

Friday Miscellany

Another mixed bag of news and notables that have piled up over the last few days. RA Birthday Auction Coming Thank you for your feedback on my question re. another charity auction in honour of RA’s upcoming birthday. I’ve had some nice responses – so it is going to happen. Mark Tuesday, 22 August in…

RA Pocket Shrine 137/? – Unleashed

For those of you who thought that RAPS Inc. has gone bust: No, the international manufacturer of droolage facilitators still exists, as the international gutter press has just revealed: So here are the exclusively obtained images of the latest RAPS: Trevor Belmont – you could’ve guessed it. He’s a bit of a heart-throb, isn’t he?…

Fan Matters

On a personal basis, today was a great day for fan matters. So I thought I would make a fan post today. Eh, do you ever post anything that is *not* a fan post, Guylty??? A few bits and pieces have accumulated over the last few days, and it was topped by a creative flash, so…

2017 Armitage Weekly Round-up #25

Weeks later… Hello everyone! So sorry it has taken yet another weekend before I am getting to compile the round-up. Back in Ireland for a week, but with the weather beautiful, we set off to the sunny Southeast of the country. We actually went to Co. Waterford – a name that might be familiar to…

Surprise Hit: Castlevania [Review]

Tonight’s the night. I am finally going to watch Pilgrimage on the big screen. Before that happens I want to get my review of Castlevania out of the way. I immediately watched it the night I returned from my holidays, a day after it had been published on Netflix. Since then, I have watched it a…