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Tamar Altebarmakian

Writer, fangirl, and cat-enthusiast. My work has appeared on The Mary Sue, The Portland Review, Ranker, and other websites. My favorite show growing up was Xena: Warrior Princess - I have tried to emulate her in every way (see current hairstyle).

‘Doctor Who’ recap: Episode 10×2, “Smile”

Doctor Who recap: Season 10, Episode 2, “Smile,” Aired April 22, 2017 Don’t blink. Don’t even blink. Blink and you’re dead. Oops! Different episode. I mean smile! Smile or you’re dead. The Doctor and Bill are back for their second adventure, visiting an empty human colony in the future where they encounter a group of deadly robots […]

‘Doctor Who’ season 10 premiere recap: 10×01 “The Pilot”

Doctor Who recap: Season 10, Episode 1, “The Pilot,” Aired April 16, 2017 The wait is over! With the exception of the Christmas special, Whovians have gone a year without regular Who in their lives, but Doctor Who finally returned this week with its tenth season. It’s been a long wait, so let’s skip the […]

‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’: Our Favorite Moments from the Teaser Trailer

In the words of Luke Skywalker, “Breathe. Just breathe.” The Last Jedi trailer is finally here, and while we’re still processing our thoughts, theories, and feelings (so, so many feelings), let’s talk about some of our favorite moments.   Rey’s Training So one thing we knew for certain when Rey approached Luke in the final […]

Her Universe announces a new ‘Star Wars’ collection

Star Wars Celebration Orlando is this week and Her Universe has released a new Star Wars collection for the convention. With the exception of a few items, these styles are currently Star Wars Celebration exclusives, but the Her Universe site says to expect them online soon! The collection includes a fun floral Rebel pilot romper […]

‘Doctor Who’ Season 10: Here’s what we can expect

Doctor Who is set to return next week for its tenth season, and we could not be more excited! With the exception of the Christmas special, Whovians had to go without any new Who for an entire year. But finally, the Doctor is back, and in addition to an energetic, new companion, this season sees […]

Sore today, soar tomorrow! Work out like a hero in Her Universe’s line of DC activewear

You know how you feel like you can take on the world after a really good workout? Well, now you can dress the part in the Her Universe DC Comics activewear line! The collection features gear inspired by DC’s core heroes – Batman, Superman, and of course, Wonder Woman. The line can be found exclusively […]

Her Universe at WonderCon – Wonder Woman gear galore!

There was a lot of buzz surrounding Her Universe at WonderCon this year. A few days before the convention, the fangirl fashion company released its line of DC inspired activewear, which you can find exclusively at Kohl’s. An officially licensed line of DC clothes is something Her Universe fans have been wanting for a while. […]

‘Star Wars Rebels’ review 3×21: “Zero Hour”

Star Wars Rebels review: Season 3, Episode 21, “Zero Hour: Parts I & II,” Aired March 25, 2017 After discovering the Rebel base on Atollon, Thawn begins his devastating attack on Phoenix Squadron. Let’s talk highlights from the season finale of Star Wars Rebels!   The Heart to Heart between Kanan and Ezra Before the […]

‘Star Wars Rebels’ review 3×20: “Twin Suns”

Star Wars Rebels review: Season 3, Episode 20, “Twin Suns,” Aired March 18, 2017 The long-awaited confrontation between Darth Maul and Obi-Wan Kenobi is here! Let’s dive in and talk about some of our favorite moments from the emotional “Twin Suns.” Massive spoilers ahead!   The Duel Judging by initial reactions, some fans were disappointed […]

‘Star Wars Rebels’ review 3×19: “Double Agent Droid”

Star Wars Rebels review: Season 3, Episode 19, “Double Agent Droid,” Aired March 11, 2017 The latest episode of Rebels answers a few long-standing, important Star Wars questions. Do androids sing? And what do bathrooms – I mean refreshers, look like in space? Let’s look at some highlights of the latest droid-centric episode of Star […]

‘Star Wars Rebels’ review 3×18: “Secret Cargo”

Star Wars Rebels review: Season 3, Episode 18, “Secret Cargo,” Aired March 4, 2017 After last week’s tension-filled episode, this action-packed installment of Star Wars Rebels was a welcome change in pace. In “Secret Cargo,” the show continues to bring back familiar faces and fill in important gaps leading up to the formation of the […]

‘Star Wars Rebels’ recap: 3×17 “Through Imperial Eyes”

Star Wars Rebels recap: Season 3, Episode 17, “Through Imperial Eyes,” Aired Feb. 25, 2017 The Empire knows there’s a traitor in their midst, and they’re on the hunt for the Rebel spy. Unfortunately for Fulcrum, the ruthless and calculating Grand Admiral Thrawn is heading the search in this tense and nerve-wracking episode of Star […]

‘Star Wars Rebels’ recap 3×16: Sabine’s eventful family reunion

Star Wars Rebels recap: Season 3, Episode 16, “Legacy of Mandalore,” Aired Feb. 18, 2017 After a short four-week break, Rebels is back! As the producer Dave Filoni promised months ago, we’re delving more and more into Sabine’s backstory, as well as what’s going on with the Mandalorians. Let’s check out some of the episode’s […]

6 great British period dramas you might have missed

If you’ve watched all of Downton Abbey and are looking for some great and relatively recent British period dramas to satisfy those costume drama cravings, you’ve come to the right place! Here are six British period dramas to help you escape your worries and stress. Poldark Based on a set of historical fiction novels, Poldark […]

‘Doctor Who’: 8 actors who would be perfect as the next Doctor

The long-dreaded moment has come – Peter Capaldi is leaving Doctor Who, and as expected, the first thing everyone wants to know is who will play the next Doctor. Each time an incarnation of the Doctor hangs up his sonic screwdriver, fans protest. Even if the current Doctor isn’t your Doctor, you still spend years […]