Fandom in and of itself is a hobby, but many times the media we consume and fans we interact with inspire new hobbies that suddenly become very important to us. - **Read our policies before commenting.** Please do not copy our content in whole to other websites. Linkbacks are encouraged.
When disaster struck after Hurricane Harvey, many celebrities and fandom spaces took it upon themselves to help others in any way that they could. Most have chosen to use their power to raise funds for aid groups, but others have used social media to create a new and unique approach to help facilitate rescue efforts. […]
Fandom, the time has come to talk of many things, about ships and shippers and anti-shippers. While shippers do their fair share of bad behavior, there’s bad behavior from anti-shippers too. For some reason this seems to get less discussion, combined with a lingering, difficult-to-budge perception that shippers are to blame. That shipping is to […]
Today – September 1, 2017 – is 19 years later. The date of the epilogue in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, the official last day of Harry Potter canon. In celebration, Pottermore has released an online Hogwarts tour where you can explore the castle and the grounds and learn more about Harry Potter. - **Read […]
During the Teen Wolf interviews at San Diego Comic-Con 2017, Jeff Davis called me out twice, questioning why I still continue to watch the show. Here’s my answer. - **Read our policies before commenting.** Please do not copy our content in whole to other websites. Linkbacks are encouraged.
While San Diego Comic Con 2017 has awesome new content to excite fans around the world, it wasn’t without its fair share of fandom drama either. Supergirl actor Jeremy Jordon dismissed the Supercorp ship and the fandom isn’t having it! - **Read our policies before commenting.** Please do not copy our content in whole to other […]
It’s been 20 years since Harry Potter and the Philosopher Stone was released in the UK, which means it’s been about 19 years since I first read it. I wish I could remember the exact date, but I was only 11 and I wasn’t aware how significant that moment was going to be. Even at […]
It seems like every so often an article comes out trying to define what ‘geek culture’ actually is, while dismissing large swaths of fans for not being a specific type of geek the author is most familiar with. This time the fandom gatekeeping article comes from FlickeringMyth.com with a piece titled ‘You’re Not a Nerd: The […]
It’s going to be a tough four years as we try to get through the Trump presidency, but we’ve got to stick together and be active. RESIST. It shouldn’t be a surprise that The Geekiary’s staff is peopled with liberals, progressives, and fierce independents. After the election of Trump we wrote Progressive Geeks: We Have Work […]
It’s a tradition here at The Geekiary to highlight our favorite women in geek culture at the end of every year, and doing so feels even more important now as we head into a frightening political climate. Attacks against women online and in real life are spiking as certain groups feel empowered by recent political […]