Iron Man 3 – First Full Official Trailer [Video]

It’s here geeks: The first full trailer for Iron Man 3, which will be released in April next year. In Marvel’s “Iron Man 3”, brash-but-brilliant industrialist Tony Stark/Iron Man played by Robert Downey Jr., is pitted against an enemy whose reach knows no bounds. When Stark finds his personal world destroyed at his enemy’s hands, […]

New York Comic Con 2012 in Pictures – Part 2 [Gallery]

You’ve seen the first part of our gallery from New York Comic Con 2012 (and if you haven’t, it’s here!), so now, here’s part 2 for your viewing pleasure. Unfortunately, I didn’t have enough photos left from Michael, our photographer, to do a full gallery, but fortunately, our pals from Aggressive Comics have given us […]

New York Comic Con 2012 in Pictures – Part 1 [Gallery]

Once again this year, occasional [GAS] contributor and NYC resident Michael Tapp was covering New York Comic Con for this weekend, and as with last time, he delivered some awesome photos of the event and its many cosplayers. I invite you all to check out his shots in the picture gallery below. We should also […]

The Most Amazing Geek-o’-Lanterns You’ll See All Week

Halloween kicks off the best part of the year (at least in my opinion), but I’ve gotta tell you guys: jack-o’-lanterns really don’t do it for me. I was never a fan of scooping out pumpkin guts, and carving the same old triangle-eyed face got old sometime in the 90s. That’s why I was so […]

LED Creator Celebrates 50 Years On

It’s fifty years ago this week since the first practical experiment producing visible light from a light-emitting diode. The idea that electricity could directly generate light goes back to the early 20th century. That led to exploration of the idea of tweaking the principle of a transistor to intentionally control the movement of electrons and […]

Ashley Eckstein Celebrates ‘Star Wars’ Reads Day! [Interview]

On Saturday, October 6, 2012, Star Wars fans young and old united across the United States to celebrate the first annual ‘Star Wars Reads Day’. As we already mentioned in the event’s introductory article, the day was created by Lucasfilm, but involved the corroboration of all its publishing partners – from Dark Horse to Random […]

The Mysterious Reality of Artist Kathy Tardif (Kardif)

While celebrating my 10th wedding anniversary last week, my wife and I visited multiple art galleries in Baie-Saint-Paul and Quebec City to purchase our first “real” piece of art. So while admiring the work of various painters at the Beauchamp Art Galleries, we fell in love with a painting titled Reinventing my Life (pictured above […]

Montreal Comic Con 2012 in Pictures (Cosplay + Event)

As with last year, I was at the Montreal edition of the Comic Con this weekend, and boy did I have a blast taking pictures of the various cosplayers attending the event. I especially liked Poison Candy Latex‘s stand, which featured Jared Candy’s geektastic sci-fi and superhero-themed latex clothing. If you’ve missed our post featuring […]