Articles in the category Features

WIN The Strain Season 1 Blu-ray and More Goodies!

The Strain by Fox Horror is one of the best thrillers slash horror shows of the year, with a more than reasonable rating of 7.8 at IMDB. Even without looking at the ratings, though, if you have seen the series, then you won’t need convincing of the fact. You’re also probably bummed that season one […]

Fandom Friday: Doctor Who Christmas Special 2014

While most people look forward to Christmas Day because of gifts and feasting, Doctor Who fans are on the edge of their seats because of the Doctor Who Christmas Special. Since the franchise was revived in 2005, December 25 has taken on a different meaning for devoted Doctor Who fans. This year, Doctor Who Christmas […]

5 Evil Santas That Will Spook You to Goodness

Countless children around the world look forward to Christmas morning to see what Santa has brought them. They spend a lot of time putting together their Christmas wishlists and making sure they can convince Santa that they have been good all year round. It’s all sugar and spice. Of course, there’s the other side to […]

6 Christmas Horror Movies To Light Up Your Holiday

The Holidays are here again, and this special time of year just isn’t complete without a marathon of Christmas Horror Movies to get your blood pumping. While the list you’re about to see isn’t exhaustive, these do happen to be the only Christmas Horror Movies we feel are worth your time. Not included because they’re […]

8 Geeky Christmas Sweaters That May or May Not Be Ugly

Ugly Christmas sweaters are always part of the season. Their origins are fuzzy, but it may be that the recently controversial Bill Cosby is the “founder” of ugly Christmas sweaters, with Chevy Chase also contributing to their popularity. We do know, though, that ugly Christmas sweaters are basically unwanted articles of clothing gifted by eccentric […]

Why Peter Capaldi Is a Brilliant Doctor

WARNING: Spoilers ahead. When the identity of the 12th Doctor was revealed last year, there were mixed reactions from fans. The divide between “real” Doctor Who fans and “bandwagoneers” was highlighted, with some of the former turning their noses down on those who complained about Peter Capaldi being too old, among other things. On the […]

Win Funny Geek T-Shirts from Shirts.com! [Giveaway]

It’s Christmas, so why not another giveaway? Shirts.com has partnered up with us to give away THREE funny geek t-shirts. “Not another t-shirt giveaway!!!” some of you may be thinking. But hey, can you really have too many geek t-shirts??? Methinks not, so if you think the same, you’re going to love these funny tee […]

9 Hunger Games Christmas Gifts

With the recent release of The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1, interest in the franchise has once again surged. Not that true fans ever lost their ardor for Katniss and her crew. Hunger Games fans will certainly love to receive gifts related to their favorite franchise this Christmas. Still looking for gifts? Here are […]

15 Geeky Christmas Ornaments

If you’re the kind who thinks that Christmas is the best time of the year, you’re house is probably all dressed up with lights, a Christmas tree (or maybe two), and all sorts of Christmas decor. Then again, you probably won’t say no to a few more geeky Christmas ornaments. Whether you’re ready for Christmas […]

5 Great Movies That Kind Of Sucked

“Good” and “bad” are subjective when it comes to art, and filmmaking is no exception. But while we all try to get together and assign reasonable standards of what works and what doesn’t, there are moments where we get it wrong. In the same way that films like Office Space can flop upon first release […]

16 Awesomely Tacky Thanksgiving Sweaters

Ugly Christmas sweaters are a hit during the holidays – mostly among hipsters and women over 40. Everyone loves a good old fashioned tacky Christmas sweater and, if they don’t love them, they love to make fun of them. But what about tacky Thanksgiving sweaters? Those are much more rare. Just because they’re rare doesn’t […]

Thanksgiving Horrors! 5 Movie Families Way Worse Than Yours

Thanksgiving will be here on Thursday, and while you may be looking forward to it about as much as your next colonoscopy or pap smear, we’re willing to bet that things could be worse than a day of eating with your family. In fact, here are 5 movie families that are likely way worse than […]

Top 6 Black Friday Deals for Tablets [2014]

It’s that time of the year again. Leaves are changing colors, families are buckling down for a (possibly tense) family Thanksgiving dinner, and stores are promoting the heck out of all of their products. Black Friday is nearly upon us. A couple days ago, we did a post about the best 7 deals for laptop […]

Best 7 Black Friday Deals for Laptop Computers [2014]

Black Friday is just around the corner and with it comes midnight shopping, waiting in lines for 3-4 hours to score $100 off a new tablet, and possibly some violence in the sales aisle. Each year seems to get just a little bit worse. We’ve collected what we deem to be the top 7 deals […]

4 Surprising Things that are Illegal in Japan

Tokyo is a popular tourist destination for foreigners of all ages. There are the recent college graduates who are “finding themselves” as they visit dozens of temples and shrines in Kyoto. Or the young adults who spend a week in Tokyo stocking up on Pokemon paraphernalia at one of the many “Pokemon Centers” and browsing […]

7 Fantastic Lightsaber Chopsticks (you can buy on eBay)

We’ve seen Star Wars clothing and merchandise on this site before, like the incredibly sexy Star Wars Swimsuits and elegant Star Wars Maxi-Dresses. It’s always wonderful to see your childhood interact with the real world, through practical, every-day necessities. Even if you’re not the type to dress up in Star Wars clothes, there are still options for […]

5 Geeky (and simple) Thanksgiving Decorations!

Thanksgiving is just around the corner and with this holiday comes binge-eating turkey and plenty of awkward conversations with family members. After all, Thanksgiving is one of the few times in the year where families gather under one roof and share a meal. It’s special. However, being around relatives for extended periods of time can […]

10 Mouthwatering Bento Lunch Boxes inspired by Pop Culture

These days, most of us view meals as just another chance to restock our bodies with nourishment. Food is dumped on a plate and shoveled into our mouths without much thought, while we browse through highlights on a smartphone. Well, not all of us. Bento Monsters is back with a whole new lineup of delicious, healthy, and creative pop-culture […]

Interstellar – Our 70mm IMAX Screening Review – NO SPOILERS!

It’s tough to write a well-rounded review of a film like this without giving up any spoilers, but that’s what I’m going to do. Considering how secretive director Christopher Nolan has been about the film until now, it’s best to obey his wishes and go into a film like Interstellar with as little knowledge of […]

Halloween Shopping: Best Bargains Of The Horror Season

One thing we love about the holidays around here are the slashed prices on some of our favorite things — books, movies, and comics. As it turns out, I made quite the haul this year and thought I would share some of them with you guys. If you’re worried this will be rambling and inappropriate, […]