Staff Picks

Patricia Sarkar7 days ago
Interview with Dare Van Waes, Cosplay Model and Actress
Once in a while, you'll meet a person who loves to breathe magic into life. Dare Van Waes is one of these people. The avid animation fan and former Disney employee quickly gained a massive following t...
Crochet Cosplay10 days ago
How to Be an Ally to Your POC Cosplayers
The cosplay community is full of creative and nerdy individuals who love to come together to embrace their fellow nerds in fandom shenanigans. As much as the community embraces our differences, we sti...
Kacie Turton19 days ago
Television Shows You May Have Never Heard Of, but Need to See
Dear Vocal Readers, Oh, television. Where would we be without it? It's rare for me to go a day without at least turning my TV on, and I bet a lot of you are in the same boat. We all know those extreme...
Neil Gregorya month ago
'The Boys' Casting News (Amazon 2019)
A few months ago I wrote about my excitement for the news that production was gearing up to start on Amazon's TV adaptation of Garth Ennis's The Boys. Some of the early casting had been announced, but...
Marissa Halla month ago
Binge Worthy TV Shows
After a full eight hours at the office, all I want to do is come home, watch TV with my boyfriend, and cuddle my dog. I have had too much "people time" and just need to be with my significant other an...
Six Stories My Mother Gave Me
I have always loved books, and I give my wonderful mother full credit for encouraging and indulging that love when I was growing up. She started by reading to me, and when I was older we'd stand in fr...
The Sessa2 months ago
Building a Cinematic Universe
In recent years, it’s become apparent Hollywood has been placing bets on creating cinematic universes within different film franchises, whether that franchise is deserving of them or not. It’s quite s...
Jacob Craig2 months ago
Back in Black: 10 Actors Who Could Play Penguin in 'The Batman'
DC Comics fans have been waiting with baited breath for any kind of news to come out Matt Reeves' upcoming project The Batman, yet it looks like most of its production is going to be kept under wraps....
hannah irelan2 months ago
Top Comic Reads from a Comic Amateur
I have been reading comics almost religiously for a month now. Compared to my 19 years of life, one month seems minuscule, and it is, but the last 31 days have provided me with 31 opportunities to bur...