Articles Posted in the " Activism and Politics " Category


  • Blizzard Controversy Update: Hearthstone College Team Suspended

    The college team that held up pro-Hong Kong democracy signs during a game live stream has been suspended for six months, matching the suspension of Blitzchung and the casters who sparked the controversy last week. -Read our before commenting. Do not copy our content in whole to other websites. Linkbacks are encouraged. Copyright © The […]


  • Blizzard Releases Statement Regarding Hong Kong Player Suspension

    Blizzard Entertainment released a statement on Friday regarding the suspension of a Hong Kong Hearthstone player known as Blitzchung after he made pro-democracy statements on a live stream. -Read our before commenting. Do not copy our content in whole to other websites. Linkbacks are encouraged. Copyright © The Geekiary


  • The China Censorship Problem Creeps Into Geek Culture

    The China censorship issue isn’t new – it’s been creeping into geek culture topics for quite a while – but the recent Hong Kong protests have made their reach much more noticeable. -Read our before commenting. Do not copy our content in whole to other websites. Linkbacks are encouraged. Copyright © The Geekiary


  • The Complex Drama Surrounding The Joker Film

    The Joker film officially opens tomorrow, with some theaters showing screenings tonight, but the complex drama surrounding the film has already set an unusual and divisive tone. -Read our before commenting. Do not copy our content in whole to other websites. Linkbacks are encouraged. Copyright © The Geekiary


  • The Geekiary’s Carbon Neutral Convention Challenge

    This year we here at The Geekiary are making it our personal mission to make our major convention travel Carbon Neutral. The first one we’ll be tackling is our biggest event of the year: San Diego Comic-Con. -Read our before commenting. Do not copy our content in whole to other websites. Linkbacks are encouraged. Copyright […]


  • Milo Yiannopoulos Got Deplatformed By A Furry Con

      An abbreviated list of places where Milo Yiannopoulos is not welcome: Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, Australia, Midwest Furfest. -Read our before commenting. Do not copy our content in whole to other websites. Linkbacks are encouraged. Copyright © The Geekiary


  • LGBTQ+ Book & Comic Crackdown in Rio de Janeiro (Updated)

    The Brazillian government has cracked down on LGBTQ+ content at the 19th International Book Biennial of Rio de Janeiro, an act presumably sparked by a kiss between the Marvel comic book characters Wiccan and Hulkling. (The original article has been updated at the end) -Read our before commenting. Do not copy our content in whole […]