Articles in the category Features

Fandom Friday: Awesome Walking Dead Cakes

In a month’s time, we will all say goodbye to Rick and the rest of The Walking Dead gang once again. Well, at least till the next season, which thankfully has been confirmed. While the show is arguably the goriest one on TV right now, who’s to say that one can’t make sweet cakes inspired […]

5 Nerdy Podcasts You Should Subscribe To

There’s nothing like a good podcast to listen to when you’re stuck in heavy traffic during your commute to work (or from work). If you take the train, a 40-minute or so podcast will also keep boredom at bay while drowning out the surrounding noise. I have to admit, though, that podcasts are not for […]

20 Nerd Sayings and Jokes to Make Your Day

The term nerd is often used, but in varying ways depending on who’s saying it and in what context. Officially, nerd has two meanings according to Oxford Dictionaries. The first one: “A foolish or contemptible person who lacks social skills or is boringly studious”. The second one: “A single-minded expert in a particular technical field”. […]

5 Odd Movie Couples That Touched Our Hearts

“Normal is just a cycle on the washing machine.” ― Whoopi Goldberg Some people have an idea of what a “normal” couple should be. Real life, however, reflects Whoopi Goldberg’s quote. Who’s to say what normal is? And, Hollywood has shown us time and again that odd movie couples can – and have – touched […]

The Ultimate List of Geeky Shows in 2015

The past decade has been tough for science fiction and drama enthusiasts. With the never-ending influx of reality TV, good ol’ scripted series have been rather spotty at best. While we have been introduced to great shows like The Flash, The Walking Dead and Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., many still long for greater consistency across major […]

The Only Geek Holiday Calendar You’ll Need

Who doesn’t love holidays? “Real” ones give us the perfect time to not work without playing hooky. But who wants to stick to Hallmark holidays when there are many landmark days that geeks can celebrate in our own special way? Some geek holidays such as May the 4th are known by everyone, but there are […]

5 YouTube Channels You Should Subscribe To

The biggest video-sharing platform in the world, with more than 1 billion unique users every month, YouTube has tons of content catering to practically any interest. While it does have its fair share of useless channels, there some YouTube channels that you will want to follow to satisfy your geeky and/or curious appetite. Here are […]

Fandom Friday: Valentine’s Gifts for Dragon Lovers

Dragons are part of many a fandom, and it just doesn’t seem right not to have an exclusive post for these magnificent creatures. So okay, I am more than a hundred percent biased. I love dragons like nothing else. If there is a dragon lover in your life, then on Valentine’s Day (or any other […]

14 Valentine’s Gifts for Geeky Guys

As promised, here are Valentine’s gifts for your guy. You’re bound to find at least one item that will make him appreciate the kick-ass partner that you are. Trunk – Charging Cable for Smartphones No one likes a tangled mess of cables, but they are essential if you want to make sure your phone doesn’t […]

Steampunk Geeks, Add Oamaru, NZ to Your Travel Bucket List

Oamaru in North Otago, in the South Island of New Zealand, is the largest town in the area and is a popular tourist destination mainly because of its population of little Blue Penguins. They interestingly describe these animals as “birds that act like fish”, and they’re so cute that people the world over travel great […]

Fandom Friday: 10 Funny Harry Potter Memes for Potterheads

How many times have you seen ALL of the Harry Potter movies? If you haven’t done a marathon in the past six months, then perhaps it’s time to schedule one now with your fellow Potterheads. Of course, that will take some time – coordinating schedules, preparing nachos and dip, getting everyone’s preferred drinks, and making […]

6 Best Buddy Cop Movies Of All Time

Buddy cop movies follow a certain pattern. The good ones are as edgy and violent as they are funny. There is a real sense of danger as the two cops who could get the bad guy “if they don’t kill each other first” go head-to-head with ruthless villains capable of any form of evil. The […]

Valentine’s Gifts to Melt Her Geeky Heart

Not everyone celebrates the Hallmark holiday that is Valentine’s Day, but there is something to be said about giving gifts to your SO, or the person you want to be your SO. Whatever the case may be, it’s not too early to think about Valentine’s gifts. Instead of presenting you with generic gift ideas, we […]

Movies, TV Shows, and Games to Look Forward to in 2015

It’s the first full week of 2015, and there’s already plenty to look forward to in terms of movies, TV shows, and games. Many of these were announced last year, but you’ll want a handy one-stop-shop to look at the details, although some may not have definite release dates yet. We bring you our hand-picked […]

Awesome Geeky Drinking Glasses

We’ve shared geeky drinks and drinking games, so now it’s time to make sure you have the perfect drinking glasses. Our picks are sure to add more geeky flavor to your party, or even if you’re just chilling alone or with a friend or two. DIY Ood Brain Cocktail Glass Let’s start with a bit […]

Best Geeky Drinking Games

Drinking games are an inherent part of college life, but who’s to say that grown ups can’t take part of the fun? New Year’s Eve is coming up, so the popularity of drinking games is at its highest; but why don’t we up the notch a bit with some of the best geeky drinking games […]

5 Villains Who Deserved The Win

Ever get the feeling the villains in your favorite TV shows and movies deserved to win? Did it hurt the experience for you if they didn’t, or did you breathe a sigh of relief? Today we’re going to look at 5 movie and TV villains who completely deserved the upper hand. See if you agree. […]

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 […]