Articles Posted in the " Geek Culture " Category

  • She Gave Us Hope: A Carrie Fisher Tribute from The Geekiary

    So many amazing people have passed away this year, men and women who were strong creative voices, amazing scientists, talented actors and/or musicians – people who spoke to so many generations. Carrie Fisher, who is best known as Princess/General Leia Skywalker Organa Solo, was so many of the above. To us at The Geekiary, she […]


  • Our Favorite 2016 LGBTQ+ Moments in Geek Culture

    The world is sort of scary right now for members of our community, but there were many wonderful 2016 LGBTQ+ moments for us in geek media this year. We’ve got a tradition here at the Geekiary of chronicling our favorite moments throughout the year as a celebration.  Our 2016 LGBTQ+ Moments in Geek Culture is not […]


  • A Fanfiction Documentary Just Launched A Kickstarter!

    There’s a fanfiction documentary in the works and it just launched a Kickstarter! The world of fanfiction is often misunderstood by mainstream audiences and tends to get marginalized as a ‘weird’ obscure hobby.  What a lot of people miss is the deep impact transformative works has on both the creators and audience, as well as […]



  • A Chat with the Kings of Con: Rob and Rich

    Supernatural fan favorites, Rob Benedict and Richard Speight Jr have a new show out called Kings of Con. Earlier this month they were gracious enough to chat with us and several other outlets about Kings of Con, their inspiration for the show, and life on the con circuit.  Kings of Con episodes will be available on Comic-Con HQ.  Subscriptions for Comic-Con […]



  • Don’t Feel Guilty Seeking Comfort in Fandom

    Yuri on Ice is keeping me sane right now.  I spent Tuesday night and a good chunk of Wednesday crying, but my fandom friends have kept me focused on some of the few positive things in the world.  They are my life boat.  They are my rock.  I love you all. - **Read our policies […]


  • Progressive Geeks: We Have Work to Do

    So far this website hasn’t made any specific posts about the US Presidential Election (except for highlighting the fabulous Ms. Marvel Get Out the Vote issue) because we’re not really a politics blog – we’re a geek culture blog. A lot of social issues tend to bleed over into geek culture, but in general the Presidential […]


  • Gishwhes 2016 Winners: Team Raised from Perdition

    Another Gishwhes season has passed and another winning team has been announced.  This year’s winning team is Raised from Perdition, who were also runners up in 2015. It’s become a tradition here at the Geekiary to chat with the winning Gishwhes teams each year.  In 2014 we chatted with a member of Team Impala and […]


  • Chelsea Cain Hounded Off Twitter After Feminist Mockingbird Cover

    Marvel writer Chelsea Cain left Twitter today amid a storm of viciously hateful messages. The abuse has been growing since Mockingbird appeared on the cover of her eighth comic wearing a shirt that reads “Ask me about my feminist agenda”. Cain stuck it out until this morning, when she officially deleted her Twitter account. No more […]