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Join Comic-Con's First-Ever Geek Fashion Show and Design Contest

By Lisa GranshawMarch 27, 2014
Fans of geek style and aspiring fashion designers rejoice! This year for the first time ever, San Diego Comic-Con will host a geek couture fashion show and design competition.  Her Universe founder Ashley Eckstein, who was also the voice of Ahsoka Tano on Star Wars: The Clo More  →
Join Comic-Con's First-Ever Geek Fashion Show and Design Contest

Sci-Fi Icons Visit Vintage Postcard Landscapes

By Lisa GranshawMarch 25, 2014
There seems to be no end to the creative ways artists show their love of science fiction and fantasy. Fan art is a popular way to do this but lately there’s been an interesting trend of artists incorporating their favorite geeky things into work that’s already completed. More  →
Sci-Fi Icons Visit Vintage Postcard Landscapes

Mondo Posters Give Disney a Makeover

By Lisa GranshawMarch 21, 2014
Last week at South by Southwest, Disney partnered with artists from the Mondo Gallery to offer an exhibit show called “Nothing’s Impossible.” The show featured original poster art inspired by a range of classic and contemporary Disney films. The posters offered unique, More  →
Mondo Posters Give Disney a Makeover

20 Ways to Geek Out Your Wrist

By Lisa GranshawMarch 20, 2014
There are many ways to show off your pop culture passions, from makeup to clothing. If you want something a little subtler though, why not try a geeky item right on your wrist? There’s no end to the number of watches with time faces and straps with great geeky themes f More  →
20 Ways to Geek Out Your Wrist

Pop Culture Face Paint BRILLIANCE

By Lisa GranshawMarch 17, 2014
Make up can be a fun way to display your geeky passion. We’ve seen artist’s create amazing pop culture themes on their eyes and lips, but what about the rest of the space on your face?Michelle McCaffrey, an artist in New Zealand, is taking advantage of all the room on he More  →
Pop Culture Face Paint BRILLIANCE

Sleep Like a Geek With These Pop Culture Pajamas!

By Lisa GranshawMarch 13, 2014
Finding comfortable sleepwear, whether it’s pajama pants, tops, robes, or slippers, can be difficult. It gets even harder when you try to find something with a geeky theme, but there is hope! We tracked down some of the geekiest pajamas available, for comic book fans, mov More  →
Sleep Like a Geek With These Pop Culture Pajamas!

Time Lords Become Canines With "Dogtor Who"

By Lisa GranshawMarch 13, 2014
Doctor Who has inspired a lot of amazing fan art over the years, but this may be the first time we’ve seen all versions of the Time Lord get a canine makeover! Florida-based artist Christie Cox, known as tee-kyrin on deviantART, has created a fantastic series known More  →
Time Lords Become Canines With

17 TV Shows That Need Movies NOW!

By Lisa GranshawMarch 12, 2014
It’s an exciting time for TV fans. Veronica Mars is returning in movie form on March 14 and last month news spread that there’s reportedly a new Farscape film in the works. Farscape fans may have been given closure on the canceled series years ago with a movie, F More  →
17 TV Shows That Need Movies NOW!

Pop Culture Characters Get Monster Makeovers!

By Lisa GranshawMarch 10, 2014
Many cartoon and video game characters tend to land on the cute or harmless side of the design spectrum. Rarely do they cause us to gasp in horror or have nightmares. That’s no longer the case though, thanks to French artist Sylvain Sarrailh! Sarrailh, known on deviantART More  →
Pop Culture Characters Get Monster Makeovers!

Top 18 Video Game-Inspired Engagement Rings

By Lisa GranshawMarch 3, 2014
Geeks are great at choosing the perfect theme for any occasion, especially important ones like engagement photos. So it should be no surprise that they give such attention to every aspect of the engagement, like the ring, to make it special for their future partner in geek More  →
Top 18 Video Game-Inspired Engagement Rings
About the Author
Lisa Granshaw

Lisa Granshaw is a freelance writer based in New York City. Her work has appeared on the Daily Dot, TODAY.com, Parents Magazine, The Huffington Post, and more. Follow her on Twiiter: @LisaGranshaw.

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