The visuals in Red Dwarf XII were among the most striking for many a series. From the nostalgic props of Skipper to the Soviet inspired posters from Mechocracy, there are few shows that provide such a variety of challenges to the art department. Series XII graphic designer Matthew Clark is […]
Have you ever found yourself wondering how the Radio Times described Red Dwarf when first broadcast? Well wonder no more as, with a little help from BBC Genome, Gazpacho Soup is here to bring you this vital information. As with many online tools, this relies on community contributions to remain […]
Thirty years. For many fans of Red Dwarf, it’s longer than they’ve been alive. But a big anniversary of course shouldn’t pass without being marked in some manner. The obvious thing to do would be to go back to the very first episode, but as we already did exactly this […]
For Red Dwarf’s 30th anniversary, we’re entering into the same spirit of celebration as the 10th anniversary. But after 3 decades, what new way can we re-evaluate the show’s debut episode? Why by remastering 1997’s Re-Mastered version of The End of course! We’ve followed the same techniques employed in that […]
Novelisations were once a lifeline method of continuing to enjoy a film or television programme long after you had initially viewed it. For certain franchises, these could take on a life of their own. Certainly this was the case with lines such as the Target novelisations of Doctor Who serials, and […]
Red Dwarf’s 30th anniversary may well be worthy of celebration, but one aspect of recent Red Dwarf that has also had us celebrating at Gazpacho Soup is the return of official merchandise. We’re suckers for some tat with a logo on, and after so many years of sellers on eBay […]
You have have previosuly seen our compilations of all the guitar opening titles for Red Dwarf, where we decided to compile them all into one video just to see what they look like. It’s worth noting, we have a lot of free time. Well given there’s been a new series […]
Today marks a very special anniversary. We’ve got various treats lined up for you today, but first, over to you Patrick.
Unless you happen to reside in the fictional town of Bedford Falls, Christmas is now upon us and the year is radily coming to a close.
Have you ever wondered what the Red Dwarf title sequence would look like if it was made in the style of the classic soap Dallas? You haven’t. Oh. You’ve never been that bored probably. Well, I wondered. Primarily because as everyone knows, Dallas has perhaps the greatest theme tune of […]