Articles Posted in the " xena " Category

  • ‘Xena’ Reboot Will Explore Relationship with Gabrielle

    In a recent Tumblr Q&A with Javier Grillo-Marxuach, the writer of the recent controversial episode of The 100 titled ‘Thirteen,’ stated that the Xena reboot would “fully [explore] a relationship that could only be shown subtextually in first-run syndication in the 1990s.” Grillo-Marxuach’s is currently writing the pilot episode for the much anticipated Xena reboot.  His […]

  • How the “True Fan” Phenomenon is Destroying Geek Culture

    In recent years “True Fan” phenomenon has spread through many aspects of geek culture, from gaming to comics to science fiction – it’s tearing many fandoms and geek subcultures apart at the seams, and making people feel uncomfortable in what should reasonably be welcoming shared spaces. The concept of a “True Fan” can come in […]

  • Queer Heroes of Science Fiction and Fantasy

    Queer characters on television, while becoming more prevalent, are very seldom the solo protagonists of their own show. If a queer character is featured, it’d typically part of an ensemble cast (Modern Family, Glee) or featured on a show where their sexual identity is the premise (Will and Grace, Queer as Folk). There are exceptions to the […]