From Slater With Love…

Showmasters Collectormania finally came to Birmingham this month after a long absence from the UK Midlands.  A show nestled somewhere between a Con and a Collector’s fair its consistent crowning achievement is the calibre of guests it manages to attract. SUPERMANIA has attended the show for years, starting in arguably its best suited venue, Centre:MK, …

Going Once…

Going under the gavel in in a matter of days and currently on display at the IMAX Odeon in London’s Waterloo, this unprecedented collection of production/screenused treasures from the series of Superman films is presented in catalogue form by Propstore here on SUPERMANIA. High-end pieces all with estimates set to suit a modest or high …

“These are my clothes…”

With the unveiling of the latest live-action incarnation of the Maid of Might going viral faster than a speeding bullet, SUPERMANIA leaps ‘once upon a timewarp’ to compare Super-Fashions thru the ages. While the new small-screen ensemble leans heavily to the modern trend of muted, almost blacked out colours (influenced by, and therefore canon with …

SFX Superhero Special Pt.2…

In conclusion to the Superheroes On Screen series started with this post, the 2003 UK SFX Magazine Superhero Special Collectors Edition turns its attention to the Super-Sequels and their much-lamented spin-off.  If you were hitherto unaware of the cheeky but clever special effect highlighted in the trivia box on the Supergirl page I recommend watching …