The exploration of our known universe and beyond is nothing new for comics. In Marvel and DC, the cosmos is littered with all manner of heroes and villains attempting to take over or save entire galaxies. And now Valiant is stepping into that realm with the new series Eternity. Written by Matt Kindt with art from Trevor Hairsine – the team behind Divinity – this short-run series is expanding the Valiant universe into the cosmos with not only new locales, but also new characters on the level of gods and mythology. Continue reading Comics Cosmos – From Here To…
It’s Halloween 1984 in small town Hawkins, Indiana. A group of nerdy kids (and their parents) are getting their lives back together after some highly questionable happenings a year earlier. Young Will is suffering PTSD (not surprisingly), the pumpkin crops are inexplicably decaying in the fields and things are not going well at a certain nearby government laboratory. Welcome to Stranger Things season two. Continue reading She Geek Critique – Stay Strange
Dracula… the Wolfman… the Mummy… the creature from the Black Lagoon… Frankenstein’s monster. As a fan of B-movies, a good chunk of movies I love include these creatures (both good and bad). So when I ran across a movie on Hulu I had not seen, The Monster Squad, featuring all of these characters, I knew it was something to be loved. Continue reading Best Geeky Finds – Man, You Sure Know a Lot About Monsters
Occasionally we feature a post from our friends at The Malted Meeple. Their Game of the Month series highlights one of the many games in their libraries at Ravenwood Castle and The Malted Meeple. They briefly describe the game, how to play it, and why they like it.
Game: Red Scare
The past couple weeks have brought some interesting news across the geek world. So this week we decided to play catch up and talk about some of the more interesting stories we’ve come across. From tv to movies to theme parks to cons, we have a little something for everyone this time around. Listen now! Continue reading GW1 Issue 127 – Playing Catch Up