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Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Return of the Dalek!

We're pleased to announce that for the third year in a row the "Dalek" will be making an appearance at the Out-of-this-World Fest on May 2.   If you missed it the last few years, now is your chance to get that coveted photo op!

The Dalek's owner/creator is Ben Van De Weghe of the Dayton, OH area.

Monday, January 12, 2015

Danger! Danger Will Robinson!

 This event just keeps getting better and better!

 This is a photo op you won't want to miss!  Robb Lopaka and his life size replica of Robot B-9 from Lost in Space  will be on hand at the Out-of -this-World Fest!  Robb and family won the Audience Choice award at the Marcon 46 Masquerade for their portrayal of the Space Family Robinson. This year commemorates the 50th anniversary of the 1960's Lost in Space TV show!  Robb will also have some other cool props on display.  Be sure to bring your family and friends for a day of Sci-Fi fun!

                                                                     Robot B9 at Marcon 46 Masquerade

Friday, January 9, 2015

Local Musician to Entertain at Festival

We're pleased to announce that local musician Alan Reed, AKA Howlin' Alan Reed will be appearing at the Out-of-this-World Fest. Alan has played at various venues in the Columbus area.  Be sure to visit his website :

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

Magic by Doug

Star Base Columbus is pleased to announce that local  magician Doug Price will be appearing once again at the Out-of -This-World festival.  Be sure to stop by and see what tricks Doug has up his sleeve this year!

Local Horror Movie Host to Appear
at Out-of-this-World-Fest

Star Base Columbus is pleased to announce that  local Midnight Movie Host Dr. Bob Tesla  and Nurse Feratu will be appearing at the Out-of-this-World Fest on Saturday, May 2. 2015.  Dr. Bob is well known in Columbus as the host of the Midnight Monster Movie Series.  This takes place every second Saturday of the month at the Gateway Film Center.  The regular show is always free and this is the only free midnight movie series in Columbus!  

Dr. Bob's Facebook Page

Gateway Film Center

South Campus Gateway
1550 North High St.
Columbus, OH 43201


Friday, January 2, 2015

Back in 2015

 We're pleased to announce that members of the Ohio Heroes Alliance will be on hand at the Out of this World Festival & Free Comic Book Day for photo ops!

We don't know yet which heroes will be making an appearance, but the list and schedule will be posted at a later date.  Stay tuned for updates!

Friday, December 6, 2013

What is Free Comic book Day?

Free Comic Book Day is a global event held the first Saturday of May every year.  Participating Comic Book dealers across North America and around the world give away FREE comic books to everyone who comes into their shops.

Moore Comics, located next door to Star Base Columbus will once again be participating in Free Comic Book Day, which is included as part of the Out of This World Sci-fi Festival.

If you haven't yet visited Moore Comics please check out the great selection of Golden Age, Silver Age, Bronze Age, Modern Day Comics, bags, boards and other comic and gaming supplies, action figures and MORE!   They also carry Heroclix and Magic the Gathering and hold gaming tournaments every Saturday from 2:00 - 6:00 PM. 

Friday, October 4, 2013

Past Event Photos

Local Magicians perform in 2012
Lego Lasernauts from Groveport, OH
What did K-9 find in the Land of OZ?

Uh Oh....Houston...We have a problem!
Free Comic Book Day 2013 @ Moore Comics

Sci-Fi Parade of Flags

FREE Comic Book Day  2013 @ Moore Comics
Gaming Room @ Moore Comics

A fan from Indianapolis, IN poses in the Captain's Chair at Star Base Columbus
The Klingons and the Federation

Mandalorian Mercs Star Wars Costuming club.

USS Asgard created this Viking Boat following the Rainbow Bridge to Asgard

Star Trek Fans shop at Star Base Columbus
USS Maximillian's recruting table 2009
A Dayton, OH fan brought his Dalek for photo ops

A Westerville , OH Star Wars fan displays the light saber props he made.
A visitor from New York aspires to be an Astronaut
A Mr. Spock fan

The Next Generation of Trekkers!
Star Base crew member working the registration table 2012
The Admiral posing for a photo op in the Captain's Chair inside Star Base Columbus
One of the "Ancients", Creators of the Stargate
A Columbus, OH fan made this Clockwork Droid from Doctor Who

The First Lego League of Groveport, OH does an annual robotics demonstration
Babs the Bunny shopping at Star Base Columbus
Local Klingon Club's recruiting booth
A Fan from Sciotoville, OH as Kai Opaka

Local Star Trek club booth

A fan checks out the USS Columbus table display 2009
Klingons from Dover, OH and Columbus, OH
A Columbus fan made this B-9 Robot from Lost in Space

A member of the USS Maximillian made this Interoceter from This Island Earth
A TNG fan portrays "Q"

CHA Animal Shelter Adopt-a-K9 campaign 2013
DJ Eddie

The Wayward Saints a local comedic Sci-Fi Improv group performs at the 2013 event

A member of the 501st Ohio Garrison

 Bills Bricks and Toys

Shoppers at Bills Bricks & Toys