Collectormania 24: Convention Cons And Pros

“So, do they have conventions in South Africa?” the Ghostbuster asks me. I can’t believe it. I’m chatting with a real-life Ghostbuster, the incredibly cool Ernie Hudson (who played Winston
By Rick Austin on 04 Jun 2017

Stunning Cosplay From Collectormania 24

Cosplayers provided some of the best highlights of the first day at Collectormania 24 in Birmingham, England, proving once again that creativity and fandom know no bounds. While several different
By Rick Austin on 04 Jun 2017

The Best Cosplay From rAge 2016

South Africans are so used to seeing Cosplay events and cons in America that some would even go as far as to emigrate just to be part of the craze,
By Jacques Cloete on 13 Oct 2016

These 3D Lamps Are Too Awesome

I often get calls at all sorts of ungodly hours from people wanting to buy some of the cool stuff we feature on Fortress of Solitude. So let me start
By Edward Wallace on 17 Aug 2016

We’re just… Puppets. On… Strings

The more I think about Ultron’s words, the more I reckon he’s right. I’m not saying everyone on Earth should be wiped out or anything, because he’s mad. Or at
By Rick Austin on 17 Apr 2015

Win 1 of 3 Custom Vinyl Clocks!

Fortress of Solitude and Custom Vinyls (a business that creates custom clocks made out of old vinyl records) are giving three lucky readers the chance to win one of these
By Press on 05 Mar 2015

Win a Geeky Christmas Hamper!

This weekend we passed the 1 million views mark on the site. To celebrate and to say thank you, we’d like to give back to you… the people. “Gotham is
By Jarrod Saunders on 15 Dec 2014