Posts From Holly Amos

Netflix streaming removals and additions for September 2015

Every month contracts that Netflix has with certain movie studios and television networks end and programming is removed from its streaming service as a result. The silver lining is that

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies Extended Edition to be rated R

According the specs of the forthcoming Blu-ray and DVD for The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, the film will be rated R, a surprising rating for any Tolkien-inspired

Nathan Fillion wants to play Booster Gold

Geek culture icon Nathan Fillion (Firefly) has voiced his desire to portray Booster Gold, a narcissistic and grandiose superhero of the DC family of comics. When asked who he would

The Bob’s Burgers Cookbook is coming

Bob’s Burger fans rejoice! The Official Bob’s Burgers Cookbook is set for release in March of 2016, giving you the opportunity to recreate dozens of burger recipes seen in the

Netflix streaming removals and additions for August 2015

Every month contracts that Netflix has with certain movie studios and television networks end and programming is removed from its streaming service as a result. The silver lining is that

BattleBots crowns a new champion

For the past six weeks, ABC has been airing a revamped version a BattleBots, the robot combat competition show that originated in the early 2000s on Comedy Central. And last

Nerd HQ 2015: Conversations for a Cause

Returning to downtown San Diego during Comic-Con this year was The Nerd Machine‘s Nerd HQ, a free interactive experience for fans held this year at The New Children’s Museum. In

My experience at Nerd HQ 2015

Last year, for the first time in many years, I ventured to San Diego during Comic-Con and attended The Nerd Machine’s Nerd HQ for the first time. I had such

SDCC 2015: Stone Brewing Company’s Hop-Con 3.0

I’m quite a fan of fine beer and have been for several years now. One of my favorite breweries has always been Stone Brewing Company, specifically their Arrogant Bastard Ale. For the

Norwegian man crochets impressive Mario map

Mario fans, prepare to be astonished. Norwegian computer programmer Kjetil Nordin spent over 800 hours through the course of six years researching and crocheting this highly-detailed map of World 1

Netflix streaming removals and additions for July 2015

Every month contracts that Netflix has with certain movie studios and television networks end and programming is removed from its streaming service as a result. The silver lining is that new

Knott’s Berry Farm’s Summer 2015

If you’re a Southern California resident (or have plans to be in the neighborhood this summer), Knott’s Berry Farm has unveiled some fun new attractions for the season for the

Chris Hemsworth joins Ghostbusters reboot

In an inspired and fittingly gender-bent casting decision, Paul Feig announced via his Twitter account today that Chris Hemsworth has been cast as the receptionist in the all-female reboot of

Asteroid named after Leonard Nimoy

The late great Leonard Nimoy has been immortalized by way of an asteroid being named in his honor. Asteroid 4864 has been renamed 4864 Nimoy in honor of the great

Stone Brewing’s Hop-Con to return to SDCC 2015

What geek doesn’t love some fancy beer brewed by some fellow geeks, eh? Last year, we attended The Stone Brewing Company’s Hop-Con 2.0 (read about all that fun here). This

Netflix streaming removals and additions for June 2015

Every month contracts that Netflix has with certain movie studios and television networks end and programming is removed from its streaming service as a result. The silver lining is that new

Nintendo’s new VP of Sales is Bowser

Nintendo has a new VP of Sales, and his name is Bowser… Doug Bowser, actually. But what an apt name! Nintendo has made several positive and encouraging comments in their

Father creates adorable Honey Lemon cosplay for daughter

In a gesture worthy of Father of the Year, Brandon Lee has created an incredible costume for his daughter of the character Honey Lemon from Big Hero 6, complete with

Charlize Theron to star in The Coldest City

A film adaptation of Antony Johnston’s graphic novel The Coldest City is on the way and is now set to star Academy Award winner Charlize Theron. The rights to the

TMNT 2 gets a new Shredder with Brian Tee

Variety has exclusively reported that Paramount Pictures has signed actor Brian Tee to the iconic role of Shredder in its forthcoming Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2, replacing Tohoru Masamune, who