Crafty Cthulhu [Pics]

There are some searches on Etsy that always bring you to something awesome, and I’ve found that “Cthulhu” is one of them. So here are a few Lovecraft-inspired crafts to get you through to doomsday. Cthulhu ski hat

Geeky Pics: Vampire Photography

In this installment of we-find-the-coolest-stuff-on-Flickr, we examine the undead of the blood-sucking variety. From the sexy to the scary to the… weird, or furry, here’s a look at some vampires lurking on film. Got blood? – drurydrama (CC)

Wizard/ToyFare Magazines Shut Down

The big news coming out of the comic book world yesterday has been the apparent shut-down of Wizard Magazine and ToyFare Magazine, both long-standing print publications that revolutionized the reporting of all things nerdy for the last 20 years.  Wizard World, started in 1991 by Gareb Shamus, was at one time the voice of the […]

Dungeons & Dragons: A Threat to Prison Security

Sometime you read a story and it takes a lot of re-reading and double checking before you can bring yourself to accept it truly is legitimate. This is one of those stories. The seventh circuit of the United States Court of Appeals has just published (The case was published back in January 2010, not 2011) […]

How to Drive Away Comic Book Fans

Want to actually encourage comic book fans to be excited about your comic book movie?  Hint: Don’t compare it to Twilight. With the new Spider-Man coming up, and tales of a possible new Buffy the Vampire Slayer, we’ve been hearing a lot lately about the relative merits of reboots. But I can’t help but think […]

TMNT Fan Film: Fight The Foot [Video]

An awesome fan-made TMNT short film set before the first movie took place. Enjoy! Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Heroes in a half-shell Turtle power! [Via]

All Hail the HYPNO LASER CAT! [Animated Gif]

WARNING: If you’re epileptic, DON’T LOOK! Because, you know… it’s caturday… again! [Via TDW]

Professional Cosplay Videos

I know as much about anime as I do quantum physics. But one thing I do know is that all those cosplayers at cons spend a lot of time, effort, and money to get their costumes just right. Unfortunately, all that hard work is usually captured by low-resolution digital cameras, poor lighting, and boring, static […]

Keep Warm with a Geeky Scarf

You can find some really fantastic handmade geeky crafts on Etsy (they do have a whole section called geekery), and one type I’ve noticed a lot of lately are scarves – probably because it’s cold outside! Though of course you can’t go wrong with emulating Doctor Who, here’s some you might want to snatch up […]

Ten 80s Movies that Will Remind You of Your Geek Roots

For those of you who grew up at least in part in the eighties, you know that it wasn’t all about Molly Ringwald and Arnold Schwarzenegger.  Though not all cinematic masterpieces, there were a lot of really fun movies that glorified the geeks of the day.  Here are a few you could pick up for […]

Gaming: Opening Doors to Other Worlds Since 1958

This short video, titled “The History of Gaming”, was created as a university project by a team of game design students from Munich. The goal of the project was to cover various eras of video game history in video format. Apparently, the whole thing was filmed in just a single shot, but it took a […]

New Game Of Thrones Trailer: Let the Game Begin! [Video]

HBO has just released an awesome new Game Of Thrones trailer featuring a few shots of the series’ famous Iron Throne. Check it out: [Via Topless Robot]