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By Jessica Brister On 25 Jul, 2016 At 10:19 PM | Categorized As Featured, Reviews, Toys and Merchandise | With 0 Comments

A lot of geek parents often like to share their various fandoms with their children. Call it the perks of being a totally cool parent and all. I am no exception. I love doing geeky stuff with my daughter. When Disney purchased the Star Wars franchise and the release of The Force Awakens, there have been a lot […]

By Jessica Brister On 21 Jul, 2016 At 08:34 PM | Categorized As Featured, Reviews | With 0 Comments

Sharing your favorite geek fandoms as a parent is one of the many awesome things about having little ones. As my daughter has gotten older, I have started to slowly introduce her to some of my favorite geeky things. Now that Disney owns the Star Wars franchise and with the release of The Force Awakens, […]

By Jessica Brister On 17 Jul, 2016 At 07:06 PM | Categorized As Movie News, ROG News | With 0 Comments

It looks like Alden Ehrenreich will be the Young Han Solo in a standalone film.  It was revealed at the Star Wars Celebration event in London. The audition took about six months, including doing multiple screen tests alongside Chewbacca.  Ironically enough, he was the first actor that the directors saw for the role. The 26 […]

By Jessica Brister On 6 Jul, 2016 At 08:48 PM | Categorized As Featured | With 0 Comments

For any Star Wars fan who is also a parent, there comes a point in time where you start wondering when you should introduce your favorite franchise to your kids.  It may seem like a simple thing to do: just show them the movies when they are old enough.  However, there are several important question […]

By Jessica Brister On 15 May, 2016 At 04:03 PM | Categorized As Featured, Reviews | With 0 Comments

The geek in me loves Star Wars. The English teacher in me loves Shakespeare. So why not combine the two and make people just like me extremely happy? Well, this actually is a thing. Someone has gone through an re-written the classic Star Wars movies into Shakespearean plays. I received Episodes IV through VI as a set and […]

By Jessica Brister On 14 May, 2016 At 10:33 PM | Categorized As Featured, Reviews | With 0 Comments

I will have to admit that as a geek parent, I often purchase items for my daughter that are for nostalgic purposes or are just plain geeky gimmicks. When I saw the children’s book Goodnight Darth Vader, I knew that I just had to have it because…why not? (I ended up putting it on her wish […]

By Charles On 28 Jun, 2013 At 06:34 PM | Categorized As Conventions, Editorials, Featured, Otaku Events | With 0 Comments

Well, well, well- look who’s back. It’s been a while since I’ve made an appearance on here, and with good reason: since the beginning of May, I’ve been on a whirlwind of convention travels- all the way from Charlotte, NC for KiraKiraCon, to Sandusky, OH for Colossalcon, and most recently, Portland, ME for Portcon. In […]

By SarahTheRebel On 9 May, 2012 At 04:25 PM | Categorized As Animation, Featured, Otaku Events, Toys and Merchandise | With 1 Comment

This Saturday I had the opportunity to attend the opening night of the My Little Pony Project 2012 LA charitable art exhibit at the Toy Art Gallery. The exhibit is inspired, of course, by Hasbro’s My Little Pony. The My Little Pony Project 2012 is a year long GLOBAL celebration in honor of the theme […]

By calanagear On 16 Dec, 2011 At 02:45 PM | Categorized As Animation, Editorials, PlayStation, Xbox 360/Xbox One | With 0 Comments

Hello, mes amis. We are getting close to Christmas, are we not? I was doing a post on my lifestyle blog regarding Christmas ideas and thought HEY…why not do an intriguing list for fellow geeks and otaku? Right? I mean we all need yet more things to drool over.I have therefor composed this list of […]

By calanagear On 29 Jul, 2011 At 08:43 PM | Categorized As Editorials, Uncategorized | With 0 Comments

      Like most other parents, I am always busy. Nonetheless, I love to read and listen to audiobooks, and just happened to have gotten two new credits in my audible account ( now all I need is a bunch of GOG games and I am good to go). One book that I have […]