Super Mario Themed Pop-Up Bar Appears (Somewhere)

So somewhere in America last night, a cool pop-up bar appeared (the first rule about pop up bars is that you don’t talk about pop-up bar locations) and as you can see from the decor, they went with a cool, Super Mario Bros. theme. Heck, they even got the clouds right! But I’m pretty sure anyone […]

10 Mind-Blowing Facts You Never Knew About Futurama

Futurama was an amazing TV show well ahead of its time (literally, by thousands of years). Littered with in-jokes, satire of our own modern world, and an examination about just where we might be heading as a society, calling the show anything but brilliant is selling it short. And any true fan of Futurama will […]

The Best Cosplay of Katsucon 2017 [Picture Gallery]

Once again this year, geeks from all around the globe gathered in National Harbor, Maryland to attend one of the most fantastic conventions on the planet when it comes to cosplay: Katsucon! As they always do at this event, costumers went above and beyond to show their fantastic creations to the public, and some very […]

T-Shirt of the Week: It’s Dangerous to Play Alone

This week, we have a brand new t-shirt design in our store, and considering that today is Valentine’s day, this one couldn’t be more perfect! The tee is available in many styles and colors, for both men and women, and in plenty of sizes! [T-Shirt of the Week: It’s Dangerous to Play Alone]

When Harry Potter Meets Pin-Up Photography [Pics]

We’ve featured Ginny Di a few times in the past on GAS, and today, the cosplayer is back with a Harry Potter tribute that mixes characters from the Potterverse with classic pin-up photography. Photos by Josh Randall. For those interested in purchasing prints, they’re all available right here. [Ginny Di | Josh Randall]

Nerds and Jocks Both Think They’re Underdogs [Video]

According to this video by College Humor, nerds and jocks are basically the same. Just watch and let us know if you agree in the comments section below! Now the backlash to a backlash to sports has lashed BACK to a backlash to a backlash to a backlash to sports! [College Humor]

Toys Meet Data Analysis In Legonomics

It might feel as if some Lego sets are much worse value than others. But some dedicated numbercrunchers suggest the price per brick is largely stable across both sets and time. (Before the numbers, two rants as a Brit of a certain age. It’s Lego bricks, not Legos. And the only true Lego set is […]

Uber To Share Traffic Data With City Planners

Uber is to publish trip data to help city authorities get more insight into road congestion. It’s an attempt to navigate the tricky balance between privacy and usefulness. The data will appear on a new site dubbed Movement that will initially be accessible only by city authorities and researchers but will “soon” be publicly available. […]

Pure Geek Goodness: What’s New to Netflix, January 2017

All I need to say is Lemony Snicket with Neil Patrick Harris over and over again and I get incredibly happy. 2017 looks like it is bringing some heat, and Netflix plans to come to that party full stocked as well. Also, Halo Legends for the win. Any fans of that game series who has […]

Pac Man Street Art Is Jaw-Dropping

This is the perfect example of two things I love meshing up into one and becoming that much cooler in the process. In this case, it’s video games and street art and the end result is a Pac-Man many of us would love to have hanging over our couch or bed. Side note, this happens […]

Big THINKGEEK Sale: Up to 60% Off on Over 100 Geektastic Gifts!

Thinkgeek is currently holding its last big sale for the holidays, offering up to 60% off on over 100 geektastic gifts, including plenty of Star Wars and Doctor Who-themed products, clothing, kitchen accessories, and more! NOTE: If you are in the U.S., please select “Express” shipping if you want your order to arrive before Christmas! […]

Celebrate the Release of “Rogue One” With This Star Wars Rap! [Video]

Since “Rogue One” is getting released tonight for most people, Youtubers Fred Bastien, Gab Joncas, and a few friends composed this fun Star Wars rap to celebrate the occasion! Check it out below: Warning: Language Star Wars Rogue One is out! Celebrate with this new geek rap anthem featuring Gab Joncas, Fred Bastien “4rest” and […]