Articles Posted in the " General Geekery " Category



  • A Chat With Pam Melroy, A NASA Rockstar

    Writing here at the Geekiary has given me many opportunities, but the chance to chat with an astronaut has got to be one of the biggest highlights of all time.  When I was in pre-school, I couldn’t decide if I wanted to be an astronaut or a paleontologist.  By kindergarten I decided I’d do both. […]


  • A Chat with Team Widdermacker – GISHWHES 2015 Winners

    I’ve been playing GISHwhES (The Greatest International Scavenger Hunt the World Has Ever Seen) since 2011 and my team, Team Subtext, has been a runner up every year since 2012.  Team Widdermacker has been right there with us in the runner up circle every year, and this year they took home the top prize – […]


  • Congratulations Fannibals! Hannibal wins again!

    For the third year in a row, Hannibal has taken the top spot in our annual Favorite Horror Themed TV Show poll!  Congrats fannibals!   It had a narrow victory against Supernatural in 2013and another narrow victory against In the Flesh last year, but this year it left all the competition in the dust and won […]


  • Fiercest Female Lead: RESULTS

    CONGRATULATIONS TO THE FANS OF CLARKE GRIFFIN OF THE SKY PEOPLE We’re honestly so amazed at the fans who came out to vote for some of the most amazing female characters currently on television. I wish we could have included more, but for now the clear winner of our Fiercest Female Lead is Clarke Griffin […]


  • Interview: Carmilla Producer Steph Ouaknine Talks Season 2

    The web series Carmilla, based on the novella by Sheridan Le Fanu about idealistic journalism major Laura Hollis and her vampire roommate Carmilla, was a breakaway success in its first season. Now it’s back for Season 2, and as impossible as it sounds, things have gotten even worse at Silas University. Laura and her friends […]


  • TAHCon: The Thrilling Adventure Hour Takes Over C2E2

    Nine players + six panels + three live shows + two creators + one film = C2E2 TAHCon. The Thrilling Adventure Hour pretty much took over C2E2 from my vantage point, and it definitely made the weekend. I first came across TAH a few years ago via a friend of mine. The podcast contains over […]



  • FANDOM SPOTLIGHT: Fan Based Activism Research Project

    As part of our San Diego Comic-Con Press Coverage Logistics fundraiser we’ve set up a special Fandom Spotlight series to highlight some of our contributors.  This week we had a chance to talk with Ashley Hinck about her research project focusing on fan based activism or ‘fan-based citizenship performance’. First of all, tell us a bit […]