Articles by:

Ian McArdell

The CultBox Podcast Roundup – July 2021

Welcome to the CultBox Podcast roundup for July 2021. Our favourites this month have included… From Queer to Eternity #11 – Samuel Barnett Hosted by prolific Big Finish director/producer Scott Handcock, From Queer to Eternity features conversations with guests from across the LGBTQ+ community, sharing stories of their experiences and exploring what it means to … >

Posted Filed under
Dalek Universe 2 boxset cover

Dalek Universe 2 – Doctor Who audio boxset review

Dalek Universe 2 continues the Tenth Doctor’s series of adventures trapped in a pre-Time War, Terry Nation inspired universe. Separated from his TARDIS, he has found two allies in Earth’s Space Security Service, agents Anya Kingdom and Mark Seven. While the Daleks themselves again take a backseat, it begins by exploring Mark Seven’s backstory; the … >

Posted Filed under
Doctor Who: Scourge of the Cybermen cover art

Scourge of the Cybermen – Doctor Who audio novel review

Scourge of the Cybermen is the first of a new range of “audio novels” – in other words, enhanced audiobooks, as distinct from audio dramas – from Big Finish. Written by Simon Guerrier, it uses the format to tell a “Target books” style story; over more than seven hours, the tale mirrors the structure of … >

Posted Filed under

The Witcher: Blood Origin casts Michelle Yeoh

The film (and more recently television) star will play the last of a tribe of nomadic tribe of sword-elves in the Witcher prequel. Michelle Yeoh will take a leading role in the Blood Origin, the prequel series spinning off from The Witcher, set some 1200 years before the main show. The synopsis reads: “In an … >

Posted Filed under
Transformers War for Cybertron promo image

Netflix – Transformers War For Cybertron: Kingdom trailer drops

The final part of the War for Cybertron trilogy arrives globally on 29th July. Netflix have revealed the trailer for Kingdom, promoting the final part of their current Transformers saga. Kingdom should conclude the storyline begun in War for Cybertron: Siege and Earthrise. Here’s the synopsis: “Having crash-landed on Earth, the Autobots and Decepticons are confronted … >

Posted Filed under