To celebrate the launch of It’s A Stampede!, every day for the next year I will be presenting a totally informative, yet totally useless fact under the banner heading: ‘On this day in geekdom’.

Yep, that’s 365 facts!

Here’s today’s slice of geekdom…

July 8th – On this day in 2005, Fantastic Four hits cinema screens. The movie – directed by Tim Story – is based on the Marvel comic of the same name. The movie stars Ioan Gruffudd, Jessica Alba, Chris Evans and Michael Chiklis.

More tomorrow…