Monthly Archives: November 2013

Issue Thirty-Seven: A Note from the Editors

Hello, Wanderers, Thanks for your messages, which are here on the letters page. This issue, our series celebrating 50 Years of Doctor Who continues with a look at the Tenth and Eleventh Doctors. If the anniversary’s given you your fill of … Continue reading

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Fandom As an Eye-Opener

Wanderers, the thing about being a person is that sometimes you get so caught up in your own life and your own point of view that you forget to step back and have a look around at the rest of … Continue reading

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Ogres Are Like Onions: Shrek

Yes, Wanderers, you have again got the pleasure of my company for the GUST this issue, and we’re going on an adventure of epic proportions with Shrek. Shrek is based on the children’s book by William Steig, and features a … Continue reading

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Plot Twist: Didn’t See That Coming

Wanderers, we’ve all been caught off-guard by sudden revelations in our favourite shows, books or films – whether it’s a case of discovering the killer’s been in the room the whole time, or an abrupt change in mood as a … Continue reading

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It’s Just One F*****g Thing After Another: The History Boys

Sheffield in the early 1980’s, and a class of sixth-formers are returning to school for one last term to prepare to sit their entrance exams for Oxford and Cambridge. Yes, Wanderers, today we’re exploring the difference between remembrance and remembering … Continue reading

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Issue Thirty-Seven: Letters Page

It’s been quiet this issue, Wanderers. Don’t forget, you can: email us at fandomwanderers@gmail.com tweet us at @FandomWanderers get in touch via our Facebook page comment at the bottom of our articles or use the form on our Contact page Here’s what you’ve been … Continue reading

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How to Introduce Someone to Your Fandom

Hello, Wanderers. Sometimes, our friends aren’t fans of the same things we are. And that’s fine; everyone’s different, after all, and it would be boring if we all liked exactly the same thing. But sometimes, you just know that someone … Continue reading

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The Changing of the Era

Hello, Wanderers, and welcome back to the next instalment of the 50 Years of Doctor Who series, which we are hoping has entertained you thus far. As you might have been able to gather if you’ve been following the series, … Continue reading

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Issue Thirty-Six: A Note from the Editors

Hello, Wanderers! First things first – we’ve been chatting to a few of you on Twitter, so if you’ve spoken to us recently you’re probably on this issue’s letters page. In the GUST section this issue, nobody can stop the … Continue reading

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Bust A Move: Jazz Jackrabbit

Wanderers, the Editor may or may not have noticed the relative lack of game reviews on the site, considering how much time we’ve all spent playing games ‘for research’, and it seems I have been assigned to remedy that a … Continue reading

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