Articles Posted in the " Geek Culture " Category

  • Tyler Hoechlin, Sterek, Conventions and The Fourth Wall

    A lot has happened in the Teen Wolf fandom over the last few days, some of it good, some of it bad and some of it depends on where you’re standing. It began with a single fan’s experience which ballooned in a fandom-wide issue that caused all kinds of trouble – particularly in regards to […]


  • Summer Cosplay Series 1×3: Jessi

      With tomorrow being the 4th of July, this week I’m bringing you our featured cosplayer a day early! Jessi is a Georgia native and lover of all things Disney with one heck of an Internet presence…   When did you start cosplaying, and what – or who – convinced you to start? J: I […]



  • Summer Cosplay Series 1×2: Gann

    It’s week #2 of The Geekiary’s Summer Cosplay Series! Today I bring you featured cosplayer Gann, another Atlanta native, who began her cosplay endeavors with a focus on historical garb and has long since branched out to everything from anime to Game of Thrones. She’s studied food microbiology and special education, and in her free […]


  • Summer Cosplay Series 1×1: Alex

    Welcome, welcome, one and all, to The Geekiary’s new Summer Cosplay Series! I’m going to try to bring you an interview with a different cosplayer every Friday for [at least] the rest of the summer, so if you cosplay or know someone who does, and you’d like to be interviewed for our series, please email […]



  • GISHWHES Is Coming: Stock Up On Kale

    GISHWHES starts August 2nd this year.  Time to stock up on Kale, buy discount feminine hygiene product in bulk, and prepare to convince your clergy friends to do some ridiculous things.  The Elopus is ready to lift our spirits and we’re all waiting for words of wisdom from Miss Jean Louise. Okay, I might be […]


  • Slash Ships Matter

    If you have a Twitter account, you’ve probably noticed numerous slash related tags showing up in the US Trends list this week.   Earlier in the week the Supernatural ship Destiel (Dean and Castiel) declared themselves a pirate ship and set sail on the open waters with the #USSDestiel tag.  Then late Friday night the […]


  • RE: Forbes’ “Report from MegaCon 2014”

    I recently attended MegaCon in Orlando, Florida.  When writing my main con report I searched the Internet for other recaps of the event and I was frustrated when I came across an article from Forbes that called out all those people who ‘don’t read comics’. I mean, David DiSalvo has been buying comics since they […]


  • Whatever You Do, Don’t Mention The Slash

    It’s safe to assume that anyone that has access to the Internet and has visited Entertainment Websites in the last year or so has probably heard of slash. Gone are the days when fans could use the term as a code without outsiders knowing what we were talking about. The cat is well and truly […]