YouTube Geek Week: Simon Pegg and Nick Frost introduces 10 Superheroes you’ve never heard of!


YouTube’s Geek Week’s SUPER Wednesday had The World’s End Simon Pegg and Nick Frost introducing All Time 10s’ Superheroes you’ve never heard of! I love the videos they showed in the list – real people like Alex O’Keefe, Danger Man and Real-Life Phoenix Jones. They also showed funny clips from … Continue reading

Kevin Feige has the Marvel Cinematic Universe planned up to 2021!

Holy incredible planning, Batman!! Errr…that’s the wrong superhero in the wrong universe. Let me rephrase that, “FEIGE SMASH!!!” – there, that’s better. This piece of news absolutely INSANE. Phase 2 of the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) isn’t even complete yet! With Avengers: Age of Ultron looming in the distance, what other … Continue reading

Peepshow Menagerie presents: Doctor Who Burlesque


On August 2nd, 2013, Peepshow Menagerie showcased a burlesque show dedicated to Doctor Who. Before I continue, I’d like to note two things: First that this year is Doctor Who’s 50th Anniversary. Second, just after midnight marked the 5th Anniversary of Peepshow Menagerie. Produced by Chris Beyond and Scarlett Letter, … Continue reading

Interview with Fantasy Women Battles founder, Tim Weske

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Are you a fan of fantasy? Do you like sexy females? What about some cool battles with bladed weapons? Then you should check out Fantasy Women Battles, a project that pits 16 beautiful warriors against each other to the death. The voting will begin this week, where we’ll have the Galactic Empress … Continue reading

The original writer of ‘The Wolverine’, Chris Claremont, speaks his mind about the recent film.

Let’s face it, if I asked a majority of strangers who Wolverine is, they would definitely know who I was talking about. Since Wolverine is an iconic character, he definitely belongs at the top of the ladder with Iron Man and the rest of the Avengers. The only difference with … Continue reading

Cyclops will not be in the upcoming X-Men movie

What? What is this garbage?! So Cyclops ISN’T going to be in the new X-Men: Days of Future Past movie?! This makes no sense to me since Cyclops is the iconic leader of the X-Men. Most of us know how much of an impact his character makes on the team, … Continue reading

Should CG animation start moving towards a mature theme?

Cloud Strife from Final Fantasy: Advent Children

CG animation has been around for quite some time now, and there have been a lot of memorable titles released throughout the years such as: Toy Story, Ratatouille, Cars, Monsters Inc, etc, however a lot of these CG animations tend to be geared towards children and preteens – why is … Continue reading

Zack Snyder and Frank Miller in talks about the upcoming Superman and Batman movie.


We all know that when it comes to rumors in Hollywood, we all usually take it with a grain of salt. However in this recent trend of rumors, there’s word going around that Frank Miller and Zack Snyder are supposedly speaking about the upcoming DC Movie team-up of Batman and … Continue reading

SHERLOCK Season 3: A Literary Primer


[SPOILER WARNING: Because some people apparently aren't familiar with Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's stories and characters that have been around since the late 1800s. The following contains plot points and possible spoilers for future episodes of BBC's Sherlock as well as a tiny recap of "The Reichenbach Fall". ] When we … Continue reading

LA tonight: Comic book cosplay show with Sultry Sweet Burlesque

If you’re free tonight, come check out the Sultry Sweet Burlesque, a monthly burlesque show featuring comic book cosplay at El Cid (4212 W Sunset Blvd Los Angeles, CA). Tonight’s show (Wednesday, July 31st) will feature Slave Leia, Baroness, Tank Girl, Dazzler, Wonder Woman, Green Arrow, Link and Zelda, Supergirl, … Continue reading

Microsoft wants to ‘introduce’ to you the Xbox One…again…

Guys! Hey guys! Guys! Listen, guys! It’s the Xbox One and it’s finally here!!! Wait – wasn’t it already here during E3? According to recent news, Phil Spencer, the VP of Microsoft Game Studios, along with Phil Harrison, the corporate VP of Interactive Entertainment, are planning to reintroduce the Xbox One … Continue reading

Five drinks from science fiction and fantasy


I recently read this article on NPR by Jason Sheehan, which begins with a recollection of the scene from Road Warrior in which Max eats dog food, but soon expands into an examination of food and drink as an integral element of sci- fi and fantasy world building. After I … Continue reading

First two episodes out for Monty Oum and Rooster Teeth’s RWBY


Rooster Teeth has recently released the first two episodes for RWBY, a cel-shaded animated web series created by the talented animator, Monty Oum (Haloid, Dead Fantasy). The series is heavily inspired by anime and Japanese video games. Before the release of the series, we’ve been teased by four different trailers, … Continue reading

Joseph Gordon-Levitt to play Doctor Strange?

These rumors persisted for a bit a couple months ago and are now resurfacing again. Will Joseph Gordon-Levitt, or better known as JGL, be donning the mystic wardrobe of Marvel’s ultimate sorcerer supreme? JGL’s last superhero screen time consisted of working with Christian Bale in The Dark Knight Rises, which … Continue reading

Avengers 2 will have more Hawkeye! Oh my!

Will the real Hawkeye please stand up? NO, not you Zombie Hawkeye! You’re benched – indefinitely. Guess who’s glad to actually be playing Clint Barton this time around in the Avengers 2? Yes, Mr. Jeremy Renner! We’ve all heard what Mr. Renner had to say about his minimal role in … Continue reading

The types of people you’ll find at a nerd convention

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Check out this art from Dorkly featuring the many types of people you’ll find at a nerd/anime/comic book convention. You’ve got your celebrities who’s pimping out their latest project, the washed-up celebrity who charges for their autographs, the cosplayer who makes everything sexy, Homestuck cosplayers, and more. And if you’ve … Continue reading