Category Archives: Issue Seventeen


Issue Seventeen: A Note from the Editors

Hello, Wanderers! Wow, we’ve been talking to loads of you this issue – brilliant! Here’s the letters page, as always – check it out to see if we’ve mentioned you. On to business – we’ve reviewed Ripper Street, Dr. Horrible’s Sing-Along Blog, and our … Continue reading

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Issue Seventeen: Letters Page

We love getting messages from you, Wanderers. It makes us feel all warm and special inside. Thanks for all your emails, tweets and comments. Please keep them coming, and we’ll continue to share some of them with you in each … Continue reading

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How to Send Fanmail

So there’s this person you’re a massive fan of. A huge fan. And you really want to let them know how great you think they are. Sounds like it’s time you sent some fanmail, my friend! But how? Fear not, … Continue reading

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It’s Morphin’ Time

Here at FW, we like things that last. Well, sort of. Short and sweet and readily available on DVD is also a type of thing we like – except the Sherlockians, but they’ve got cabin fever at the moment, so let’s not … Continue reading

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A Perfect Story, So They Say

Neil Patrick Harris. Nathan Fillion. Felicia Day. Singing. Oh, right. The Editor seems to think this review needs to be more than eight words long, so I’d better go into a little more detail. I’m talking, of course, about Dr. … Continue reading

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These Streets Demand Your Vigilance: Ripper Street

I don’t know about you, dear Wanderers, but frankly, I hate Sunday evenings. Perhaps it’s the prospect of another five days before getting a proper lie in, or the last minute rush to get things organised before the horror of … Continue reading

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Forms of Fandom: Part Six – Masquerade! Paper Faces on Parade!

This ongoing series looks at the various ways people get involved in fandom. This issue, we’re looking at cosplay. Hello, my dear Wanderers, and welcome to the next installment on what format your fannish behaviour can take. … Sorry, we … Continue reading

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Fandom as Something Important

Alright, Wanderers? Good. Now, we’ve spent a fair bit of time talking about fandoms as a whole, in a rather abstract sense. But other people – parents, teachers, spouses, your boss, your hamster – often dismiss it as frivolous. The … Continue reading

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