Happy over Coke bottles: Why I engage in fandom

The other day I went to Subway. To the average person nothing very exciting or particularly interesting happened; I got a sandwich and a drink for myself and my companion.

Super Smash Bros. meets Tron with Flynn’s design t-shirts and posters

Last year Ript Apparel released a Mega Man glow-in-the-dark T-shirt in the style of Tron. Now a few of his buddies from Super Smash Bros will be joining him thanks

SDCC 2015: Jonah Ray says Alt. Comedy is no Longer Alt.

I was lucky enough to sit down with comedian and actor Jonah Ray at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con and talk about a whole host of interesting topics dealing with the

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

San Diego Walker Stalker Fan Fest and Escape

Not much can prepare someone who has never been to a San Diego Comic-Con for the chaos that invades the city. Over one-hundred thousand people shuffling from place to place

The many faces of Sherlock Holmes

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s crime-solving hero has donned many hats, quite literally. He’s been seen sporting as an action hero, a teen, a cokehead, even as an animated cartoon canine.

SDCC 2015: The Force is strong for your pets with PETCO

Petco have just announced the release of their new Star Wars items for your furry family and showcased them at San Diego Comic-Con this year. From now til the beginning

SDCC 2015: Supergirl’s Mehcad Brooks on why Jimmy Olsen is different

Supergirl tells the story of 24-year-old Kara Zor-El, the cousin of Superman who arrived on Earth at the age of 12 after being sent away from Krypton. Her adopted family and sister help

SDCC 2015: Star Wars Battlefront public gameplay at Nerd HQ

Star Wars: Battlefront is hands down one of the most anticipated games of 2015. For the first time, it was available as a demo open to the public at The

Vocaloid (Engloid) RUBY announced

All Vocaloid fans, get ready for the launch of a new idol: RUBY. Voiced by Misha, the vocalist made a special appearance at the Vocaloid cosplay gathering at Anime Expo

Her Universe and Torrid launch limited edition Marvel dresses

Good geeky apparel for women is difficult enough to find when you’re slim, but once you need something cute and nerdy in plus sizes, it becomes nearly impossible. Sure, you

Funko Pop’s new Vault Boy from Fallout looks freakin’ amazing

Did you say Fallout 4? Well, we all know the new Pip-Boy Collector’s Edition of Fallout 4 is super-awesome. It includes a real life Pip-Boy that you can actually put your

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

Nicolas Cage as Game of Thrones characters

Here’s something to brighten your day. Here’s a collection of images featuring Photoshopped images of Nicolas Cage as Game of Thrones characters. Want to see Nic as Jon Snow, Arya

Cosplayers D Piddy and VampyBitMe join forces for Amiibo Pokérap parody

Cosplayer D Piddy has produced a new video parodying the Pokérap song. Here he does a tribute to Nintendo’s amiibo figures with the help from cosplayer VampyBitMe and voice actor Mario

Project UROK: Wil Wheaton talks mental health and wants you to know you’re not alone

Bipolar. Depression. Anxiety. Other mental health issues. We have been there or at least, we know someone who has been there. Just know, you’re not alone. Founded by CollegeHumor’s Jenny Jaffe, Project

Does the return of General Ross to the MCU mean we’ll get Red Hulk?

Captain America: Civil War is going to be one of the biggest comic book movies to be released next year. They’ve already got an insane amount of star power on their

Strongbow’s Patrick Stewart commercials are all we need

I’m not sure how Strongbow tastes like, but the commercials sure make me want to try them! Strongbow Hard Apple Cider featured first Sir Patrick Stewart in their commercial back

George Takei on same sex-marriage and Star Trek fans

The landmark Supreme Court announcement that struck down state bans on same-sex marriages dominated the news on Friday. And in the LGBT community, there are few celebrities more well-regarded and well-known

Is Bryan Fuller cursed? Why some of the best shows on TV can’t stay on the air

Bryan Fuller appears to be an incredibly talented man who just cannot seem to catch a break. The screenwriter and producer’s trend of making critically acclaimed shows that end up