6 Movies We’d Like To See Again For The First Time

“See it again, for the first time!” With these words, George Lucas launched his reissues of the space opera that defined a generation. It set us to thinking: what movies would we watch again for the first time if we could? In this fantasy scenario, we wouldn’t be jaded by the filmgoing experiences that came […]

6 Halloween Horror Movies to Scare You and to Delight Your Eyes

  While it’s often not possible to visit the actual sites of purported hauntings, there is an equally heart-pounding experience to be found while watching a scary movie for Halloween. Okay… so, not exactly…  However, films do offer the opportunity for some scares for nearly free or for cheap. Some may prefer a bit of […]

13 “Halloween Tattoos”

It’s that time of the year again, when ghouls, zombies, and everything freaky comes out into the open. Not that for some people, it’s not a normal thing. If you’re into the freaky, scary, or whatever similar adjective you prefer, and you like tatts, then you’ll have lots of eye candy to tide you over […]

Paranormal Halloween Geekery: 7 Haunted Houses and Spooky Places

  In the spirit of Halloween and all that is geeky, we’re going to delve into a few haunted places, movies, and haunted entertainment attractions over the next week. There’s long been a fascination with spirits haunting the living. Often, there’s a connection to a specific place or structure, and this leads unwary inhabitants or […]

Clever Doctor Who Costume and Cosplay Fun for Halloween and 50th Anniversary Revelry

Halloween is the perfect time to dress up as our favorite characters from whatever popular culture franchise that we want to live in, whether it’s for a few hours, or a weekend. A Doctor Who costume can easily serve double duty in quick succession this year. If you’re having a fiftieth anniversary party (and even if […]

Easy Halloween Costume Ideas for the Last Minute Geek

Halloween, a geek-favorite holiday for many reasons, will soon be upon us. Some creative folks keep the spirit up for most of the year by spending months preparing their next Halloween costume for the holiday that is considered to be the second largest cosplay event of the year, next to ComicCon. However, lots of us […]

10 Memorable Moments From The Simpsons Treehouse of Horror

The Simpsons has long been a part of my life. I can remember getting into trouble for wearing a Bart Simpson shirt when I was in elementary school. (Of course the downward slide of humanity would continue with Beavis and Butthead and Southpark.) The show was/is a staple in our home, and nothing was/is quite […]

This Playable Tetris-O-Lantern Makes Halloween Less Scary

The spookiest day of the year is over now, but did you know that in some parts of the world, November 1 is traditionally spent at the cemetery visiting the dead? I used to go to visit my grandfather’s tomb, but it was way too hot and crowded for a child to spend even an […]

Fantastic Four’s The Thing in Pumpkin

It is not a carved pumpkin in the traditional sense, but Redditor wizardtlg‘s Fantastic Four’s The Thing creation is more fantastic than the movie ever was. And, you may correct me if you think otherwise, but this version of The Thing will probably scare the wits out of all the other carved pumpkins you see this […]

Halloween 2012 Spending Forecast

Pumpkins, jack-o’-lanterns, candies, ghouls, and witches. You’ll find wherever you look, what with the Halloween excitement reaching fever pitch. Have you got your costume ready for the big party? Have you bought all the candy you need to give to the kids (and for your own consumption, of course)? Halloween is definitely one of the […]