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14 Star Wars Video Games Every Fan Should Revisit Before The Force Awakens

By Lisa GranshawSeptember 3, 2015
Star Wars: The Force Awakens is only four months away! If you’re like us, this means you're starting to count down the days to the film and looking forward to all the amazing Star Wars products that are going to be released between then and now. After all, one of the fu More  →
14 Star Wars Video Games Every Fan Should Revisit Before The Force Awakens

Obscure Characters We Want To See Star In Their Own Movies

By Lisa GranshawSeptember 2, 2015
Before the release of this summer’s Ant-Man, there was some skepticism about whether or not Marvel could pull off a successful film surrounding the lesser-known hero. Sure they had succeeded with Guardians of the Galaxy, but could they really make a tiny hero called Ant- More  →
Obscure Characters We Want To See Star In Their Own Movies

Iconic Sci-Fi And Fantasy Films We Want Genderflipped

By Lisa GranshawAugust 27, 2015
One of the new trends in the film industry appears to be switching the sex of characters in science fiction and fantasy movies. We were thrilled when the new Ghostbusters cast was revealed and now we can’t wait to see what women will be in the female-centric lineup of th More  →
Iconic Sci-Fi And Fantasy Films We Want Genderflipped
The New DC Universe: A Look at DC Comics After Convergence

The New DC Universe: A Look at DC Comics After Convergence

By Lisa GranshawAugust 24, 2015
When DC Comics’ Convergence event came to an end this year, it left a major impact by restoring the Multiverse. It launched a new DC Universe that includes brand new titles joining a continuing lineup featuring the stories of your favorite superheroes. But what do you ne More  →

Take a Trip to Another World with These Sci-Fi Planet Necklaces!

By Lisa GranshawAugust 12, 2015
One of our favorite aspects of science fiction is how it introduces us to new planets. Whether it’s movies like Star Wars taking us to the home planet of the Wookiees Kashyyyk or video games like World of Warcraft letting us live out our adventures on the planet Azerot More  →
Take a Trip to Another World with These Sci-Fi Planet Necklaces!

14 DC Comics Women We Want To Get Their Own TV Shows!

By Lisa GranshawAugust 10, 2015
There’s no hiding the fact that we are very excited for the premiere of Supergirl on CBS this October. Add to that Vixen getting an animated webseries and we’re psyched that finally some of the brilliant women from DC Comics will be the main characters in their ver More  →
14 DC Comics Women We Want To Get Their Own TV Shows!

14 Fictional Schools And Universities We Want To Attend

By Lisa GranshawAugust 3, 2015
As August approaches, it’s time to start thinking about starting another school year. While beginning a new year can be exciting, regular school lacks some of the adventure we’ve become used to in all the books, movies, and TV we’ve consumed this summer. In fact, all o More  →
14 Fictional Schools and Universities We Want To Attend

New Horizons Has Given Us More Pluto Than We Know What to Do With

By Lisa GranshawJuly 28, 2015
This month NASA’s New Horizons space probe made history. After its long nine and a half year, three billion mile journey it finally reached Pluto and as it flew by, collected lots of interesting data. The images it has sent back have been particularly stunning as we fi More  →
New Horizons Has Given Us More Pluto Than We Know What to Do With

Decoupage Your Own Geeky Bracelet!

By Lisa GranshawJune 29, 2015
Decoupage is an easy way for you to make your own stylish, geek accessory. With a little patience and some hours set aside for crafting, you can make the bangle bracelet you’ve always wanted. After all a geeky bangle is the perfect accessory to wear anywhere, from schoo More  →
Decoupage Your Own Geeky Bracelet!

Make Disney's Dumbo With This Crochet Craft

By Lisa GranshawJune 26, 2015
Add a little Disney magic to your crocheting with this craft from Disney Classic Crochet! The book includes directions for making recognizable characters like Mickey Mouse and Jiminy Cricket, and we have a sample craft from it that you can try out! Here’s how you can c More  →
Make Disney's Dumbo With This Crochet Craft
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 Twitter: @LisaGranshaw.

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