Supanova Melbourne 2014

The pop culture convention Supanova is on this weekend.

When: 11th to 13th April 2014

Location: Melbourne Showgrounds


Price: $28.20 for a single day adult ticket ($32 if you don’t book online). $48.71 for a 3 day pass ($57 if you don’t book online). Check their website for the special ticket details.

Some of the guest actors:

Jeremy Shada [Adventure Time Finn the Human]
John DiMaggio [Adventure Time Jake the Dog]
Hynden Walch [Adventure Time Princess Bubblegum]
Lucy Lawless [Xena: Warrior Princess]
Peter Mayhew [Star Wars]
Michael Rooker [Walking Dead]
Verne Troyer [Austin Powers]
Lindsay Wagner [Bionic Woman]
Finn Jones [Game of Thrones]
Emmanuelle Vaugier [Two and a Half Men/Lost Girl]
Tom Lenk [Buffy the Vampire Slayer]

Oz Comic-Con Melbourne 2013

The pop culture convention Oz Comic-Con is on this weekend. This is the second year for this event. The location has changed from last year.

When: July 6th & July 7th 2013

Location: Melbourne Royal Exhibition Building


Price: $22 for a single day adult ticket, $40 for the weekend. Check their website for the special ticket details.

Some of the guests include Ron Perlman, William Shatner, Jeffrey Combs, Tia Carrere, Colin Ferguson, Niall Matter, Shannen Doherty, Holly Marie Combs, Gigi Edgley, Cary Elwes and Bill Farmer.

Oz Comic-Con Melbourne 30th June – 1st July 2012

Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre
Saturday 30th June – 9am to 6pm
Sunday 1st July – 9am to 6pm

 Avoid the queues!

Tickets are available now through Ticketmaster or for purchase an the door. 

Full event details and guest bios can be found at

Melbourne is lucky enough to get a plethora of pop and geek culture events each year but if you’re anything like me, it’s never enough!

Now just a week away is one of the most exciting events to hit Australia: Oz Comic-Con.

Oz Comic-Con is an expo featuring content from all genres of pop-culture, featuring film and television stars, comic book and anime artists, gaming demonstrations and cosplay competitions, and even creative workshops and master classes. But of course the main draw will be the stars themselves, so I’ve put together a must see, greet and photograph list of stars that are attending Oz Comic-Con. Continue reading Oz Comic-Con Melbourne 30th June – 1st July 2012

Shadowloo Showdown 2011

Back for their second year the guys over at Shadowloo are set to host another epic fighting game tournament in Melbourne on June 25th at the CQ Hotel.

If you’re wondering just how epic this may be, well it’s damn epic enough to bring several of the world’s top Super Street Fighter IV players all the way down to Australia to compete Continue reading Shadowloo Showdown 2011

THQ Q1 2011 Preview

The fine folks at THQ Melbourne once again opened their doors to the Space Meat team for a preview of their upcoming and just launched titles. As usual we all had a great time hanging with our fellow Melbourne video game media and checking out what THQ had coming out in the near future.

Personally I went into this preview with not much knowledge and not a lot of interest but I was very pleasantly surprised by the quality of titles and as a jaded and busy critic I’m not that easily surprised.

Hit “more” for our first impressions of some of the latest THQ titles.

Continue reading THQ Q1 2011 Preview

Upcoming | Armageddon Expo 2010

Armageddon Expo 2010

The annual Melbourne Armageddon Expo is nearly here. It’s a fun pop-culture expo with guests from film, TV, animation and comic books.

Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre
October 16 & 17, 2010

Some of the guests:
John Dimaggio (Bender in Futurama)
Michael Shanks (Dr. Daniel Jackson on Stargate SG-1)
David Faustino (Bud Bundy on Married with Children)
Michal Biehn (Terminator, Abyss, Aliens, Grindhouse)
Ben Browder (Farscape, Stargate SG-1)
Paul Mcgann (Doctor Who, Alien 3)
Michelle Forbes (True Blood, BSG)
Bruce Hopkins (Lord of the Rings)
Lexa Doig (Stargate SG-1, Andromeda)
Jennifer Blanc (Dark Angel)
Torri Higinson (Stargate Atlantis)
Lloyd Kaufman (Director Troma Films)
Claudia Christian (Ivanova in Babylon 5)
Miracle Laurie (November in Dollhouse)
Sylvester Mccoy (the 7th Doctor Who)
Sophie Aldred (Ace in Doctor Who)
Juliet Landau (Drusilla in Buffy and Angel)

Official Site:
Melbourne show guide
Melbourne guest pictures