May 312015
 
Cosplay Pic of the Day

Our cosplay pic of the day is some sweet Black Manta cosplay. This picture was taken at Dragon Con 2008. Please click on the post to view the full image. I really like this Black Manta cosplay, and it’s not that often you see Aquaman’s arch-enemy being represented at cons.

May 312015
 
Rage Against MMO Escort Quests

Online games are a great escape from the drudgery of real life. While my main joy will always be tabletop roleplaying, I do enjoy playing mmo games as you can instantly start playing in fantasy (or sci-fi) world at any time and without needing a group of friends to do so. It’s always fun to [Read more…]

May 272015
 
Not All Geeks Are The Same

An interesting thing happened a few years ago at a Dragon Panel I was attending. The purpose of the panel was to essentially chew out the SyFy channel over their numerous shortcomings, especially how they viewed their target audience. It was a fun panel with people in the crowd giving their two cents. I particularly [Read more…]

May 262015
 
My Love/Hate Affair with SyFy

When it was announced in the early 1990s that there was going to be a cable channel devoted to sci-fi programming, I just about flipped my gourd. Such news was received with rapture as finally geeks were finally going to get some love in the form of their own channel. That channel was, of course, [Read more…]