Articles Posted in the " rey " Category

  • Sith Rey: This Is Not the Rey I’m Looking For

    By now, you’ve probably seen the “sizzle reel” for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker that was released at D23 Expo this past weekend. If you haven’t seen the footage, you’ve likely at least seen the gifs. You know which one I’m talking about – the one that seems to hint at Sith Rey. Read our […]



  • Rey, Phasma, and other heroes in tin: Schylling Toys and Star Wars at Toy Fair

    Schylling, Inc. has been making toys since 1975, and recently ventured into a license with Star Wars. As interest in fantasy, science fiction, and comic book superheroes becomes increasingly mainstreamed, more toy companies are expanding into tie-ins. At some point in your life, you probably played with a Schylling toy—small wind-up vehicles made of tin. Now […]


  • Why We Need Rey

    Sometimes, when something happens in your own backyard, you don’t really think about it.  See, a little girl who loves Rey from Star Wars, and her mom who surprised her with a mural of Rey and BB-8, went viral.  That in itself isn’t too surprising. The mural is amazingly well done and the little girl […]


  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens and “True Fan” Culture

    True Fan Syndrome, or “gatekeeping,” has become an increasing problem in fandoms all over, and Star Wars is no exception. While fan gatekeeping presents itself as a protection for a beloved property, it actually winds up harming it, since its end goal is to drive fans away—new fans, in particular. Some think their beloved source […]


  • Our Favorite Female Characters in Geek Culture 2015

    2015 was a great year for fictional women, and there were so many amazing ones to choose from! But we have to narrow them down to a few favorites to highlight. Here are The Geekiary’s Favorite Female Characters in Geek Culture 2015! Agent Peggy Carter Nominated by: Undie Girl Peggy Carter stole our hearts in Captain […]


  • ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Character Origin Speculation

    SPOILER WARNING: This article contains spoilers from Star Wars: The Force Awakens.  Its primary aim is to speculate about character origins that could be hinted at in the film, but left open to interpretation.  Proceed at your own risk.  This article is not a review of the film.  The review of the film by Tara is […]