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Race to Escape a City Overrun with Zombies During Nevada's Redrun II

September 23, 2014 at 2:27 PM | by | ()

If Zombiegeddon were upon us, would you rather be among the hordes of zombies, the living insane, or those running for their lives? The Redrun II – A Zombie Sequel lets you decide exactly where you think you'd belong.

The second annual horror run will take place in Virginia City, Nevada, thought to be one of the most haunted cities in America.

During the event, zombies will chase runners through Virginia City's train tunnels, haunted buildings, the Comstock Gold Mill, train graveyard and more. The total course covers six miles including six dead zones and six obstacles where runners will have to work together to survive.

Runners can regroup along the way at Revive Stations where there will be plenty of beer, water and, most importantly, safety.

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Coming to a Museum Near You: 'The Hunger Games' Exhibition

August 22, 2014 at 3:00 PM | by | ()

Fans of The Hunger Games are going to have one more way to immerse themselves into Katniss Everdeen's dystopian world.

During a conference call with investors last week Lionsgate CEO Jon Feltheimer confirmed the studio is still working on a traveling exhibition that will feature props, costumes, and other fun stuff featured in the movies. The Hunger Games: The Exhibition will travel to major museums and institutions across the country next summer.

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The BBC is All Set to Take 'Dr. Who' on a First-Ever World Tour

June 12, 2014 at 4:34 PM | by | ()

BBC has some big news for Whovians around the world.

For the first time in the show's 50-year history, Doctor Who is going on tour.

The global jaunt will introduce Peter Capaldi as the Twelfth Doctor. Co-star Jenna Coleman and the show’s executive producer Steven Moffat will join him in 7 cities across 5 continents over 12 days for a series of media and fan events.

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Take a Spin in the TARDIS at the 'Doctor Who Experience'

September 27, 2012 at 2:36 PM | by | ()

We're embarrassed to admit that the opening of the new Doctor Who Experience Exhibit in Cardiff, Wales completely flew under our geeky radar...until now.

The exhibit has been bringing fans on an interactive journey through time and space since it opened up back in July. According to the website, visitors "step though a crack in time and help the Doctor, armed with his Sonic Screwdriver to escape from his foes, fly the TARDIS and come face-to-face with some of the scariest monsters seen on screen including Daleks, Cybermen and Sontarans."


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Trekkies Unite for a 10-Day 'Star Trek' Tour in LA and Vegas

May 24, 2012 at 2:25 PM | by | ()

Star Trek fans will get a chance to spend ten days exploring some of the sites made famous by the TV series and movies with fellow Trekkies this summer.

Geek Nation Tours (yes, there is a tour company specializing in geek-related itineraries) has teamed up with Star Trek author, historian, consultant and producer, Larry Nemecek for “Exploring Trek Sites: Hollywood to Vegas With Larry Nemecek.”

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Seattle's Science Fiction Museum Will Debut 'Avatar' Exhibition

December 6, 2010 at 4:45 PM | by | ()

A new museum exhibition opening next year will bring the magic of Pandora to Seattle. Avatar: The Exhibition, which features artifacts, props and costumes from the blockbuster movie, will debut at Seattle's Science Fiction Museum on June 4, 2011 and will run through September 3, 2012.

According to Avatar director James Cameron, "Fans will be able to see in-person the workmanship behind the film, whether it's how scenes are captured; or how a Na'vi costume was built first as a real world garment then produced digitally."

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