Bizarre Fan Festivals You'll Actually Want to Attend

Alysha DePerna
in Culture

Are you a fan of all things extraterrestrial? Do you still wear bellbottoms and secretly horde scrunches? What about all night Walking Dead marathons and cult TV binges? If any (or all) of these thing...

Best High School Movies

George Gott
in Buyer's Guide

Hollywood insists that high school be remembered as the greatest time of your life. Yes there are tough times during those awkward years, but the American teenager has been the subject of movie fascin...

What Rey Means to Me (And Geek Girls Everywhere)

Sarah Quinn
in Culture

Several years ago, Ellen Page made an incredibly relatable observation that could have come straight from the pages of my own childhood in the early 90s. “As a girl,” she said, “you're supposed to lov...

Best Zombie Manga

George Gott
in Buyer's Guide

You know what’s better than manga? Manga with zombies in it. Search your feelings, you know it to be true. After America, Japan is probably the world's #2 producer of zombies. Our fascination with zom...

Hilarious Star Wars T-Shirts to Geekify Your Wardrobe

Sarah Quinn
in Buyer's Guide

A friend recently asked me, “So, do you own any clothes that AREN’T Star Wars t-shirts?” No, but that doesn’t mean that I don’t need more. Consider this my permanent wishlist, friends and admirers. BO...

Who Played The Best John, Sarah, and Kyle in All the Terminator Movies

Eddie Wong
in Entertainment

The year is 1981. A young, starry-eyed, future science fiction master by the name of James Cameron wandered the streets of Rome, filming Piranha II: The Spawning (1981), his first director’s credit. P...

History of Movie Publicity Stunts

Jeremy Frommer
in Entertainment

The biggest publicity stunt in movie history was probably Mike Todd's million-dollar send-off for Around the World in Eighty Days. That would be $8,700,000 adjusted for inflation today. The 1956 film ...

Actual Sci Fi and Fantasy Classes That Get You College Credit

Sarah Quinn
in Culture

While your mom might question how watching Battlestar Galactica could possibly be considered educational, a whole bunch of college professors have somehow managed to convince their department chairs t...

Ralph Bakshi's 'Lord of the Rings' 

Jeremy Frommer
in Entertainment

Long before Peter Jackson transformed Tolkien’s masterpieces into works of cinematic art, there was a hardcore fanbase that seemed to transcend generations. Since its publication in the 1950s, the lat...

Top Military Anime

Stephen Hamilton
in Buyer's Guide

The military, with bonds of brotherhood, fortified discipline and risky and dangerous adventure, it is a perfect medium to use for storytelling. No genre captures that medium as well as anime, combini...

The Best Video Game Movies

Alex Reid
in Entertainment

Look. I'll be the first to admit that we are still yet to encounter our first 'great' video game movie. Every time a film come out I eagerly buy my ticket and sit in anticipation, wondering if this'll...