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Episode 44: Matt Wilson, Come on Down!

Geekin' Out Podcast: Matt Wilson

Before this week, we’d had all but one member of WarRocket Ajax grace our microphone — Chris Sims, Chris Haley, Curt Franklin and Adam WarRock — but now we’ve officially caught them all by adding Matt Wilson to that list! We were excited to finally sit down and chat with Matt about the many things […]

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Ain’t It Pretty: Des Taylor

Ain't It Pretty: Des Taylor

It’s easy to see that Des Taylor, an English illustrator and comic artist, gets his inspiration from pop art, fashion and design from the 50’s and 60’s when you look at his amazing retro pin-up style art. Des is the creator of a number of comic series including Katie Rogers, Vesha Valentine, Scarlett Couture and […]

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Dose of Inspiration: Caine’s Arcade

I came across this video first thing after waking up this morning, and I knew it was going to be a good day. In East LA, Caine Monroy — a 9-year old boy — built his own arcade at the front of his dad’s auto parts shop with not much more than cardboard boxes, packing […]

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Crap n’ Stuff (April 9th Edition)

Crap n' Stuff

We love stuff! Do you love stuff? Of course you do, admit it. Here are some items we’ve found in our journeys that we either own or REALLY want to own. Hopefully, we can unite you with some new-found goodies to add to your collections. Kim’s Recommendations For The Kid at Heart: Crayon Rings Feel […]

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Episode 43: Killing the Idiot Box

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Television has had many nicknames over the years with idiot box being one of the most definitive. But, with shows like Sopranos, Mad Men, Friday Night Lights, and Game of Thrones, can we really still call it that? Does reality TV really still hold relevance for today’s TV audience? Are cartoons meant for kids anymore? […]

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Ain’t It Pretty: 8-Bit

Ain't It Pretty: 8-Bit

Ain’t It Pretty is a showcase of stellar artwork from a variety of artists with a focus on a specific subject. This week flashes back, nostalgia-style, by checking out some amazing 8-Bit pixel art. It solves the greatest mystery in life, “What if Nintendo had made a video game of (insert pop culture reference here) […]

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Episode 42: Emerald City Wrap-Up with the Fanboy Power Hour

Geekin' Out Podcast

Con season has officially begun! This weekend almost the entire Geekin’ Out gang, along with our buddies from the Fanboy Power Hour, roadtripped down to Seattle for Emerald City Comicon. It was 3 days of meeting creators, spending too much money, and pushing our way past thousands of like-minded fans. In other words, fun-times were […]

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Ain’t It Pretty: Ross Campbell

Ain't It Pretty: Ross Campbell

Ross Campbell makes comics. He is the inventor of a number of independent titles, most notably Wet Moon, Water Baby and Shadoweyes, but has also worked on Glory, Hack/Slash & Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Green Oblivion Mooncalfe on Deviant Art Shadoweyes.net @rosscampbell

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Crap n’ Stuff (March 26th Edition)

Crap n' Stuff

We love stuff! Do you love stuff? Of course you do, admit it. Here are some items we’ve found in our journeys that we either own or REALLY want to own. Hopefully, we can unite you with some new-found goodies to add to your collections. Kim’s Recommendations For Hunger Games Geeks: Mockingjay Hoop Earrings Fan […]

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Episode 41: Knights of the Squared Circle: Chikara Pro Wrestling

Geekin' Out Podcast: Chikara Pro Wrestling

Brendon and Kim sat down with wrestling announcer Leonard Chikarason this week to talk about the Pro Wrestling company CHIKARA. All three geek out about their love of wrestling; where it began for them, how it shaped them as fans and where the sport is going. It also happens that Leonard is a huge comic […]

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Ain’t It Pretty: For Kim

Ain't It Pretty: For Kim

Ain’t It Pretty is a showcase of stellar artwork from a variety of artists with a focus on a specific subject. March 22nd was the birthday of fellow Geek, who also happens to be my best friend, Kim! So, in honor of her birthday I’ve found 12 images that I think show off the things […]

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Crap n’ Stuff (March 19th Edition)

Crap n' Stuff

We love stuff! Do you love stuff? Of course you do, admit it. Here are some items we’ve found in our journeys that we either own or REALLY want to own. Hopefully, we can unite you with some new-found goodies to add to your collections. Kim’s Recommendations For Horror Geeks: Friday the 13th Replica Mask […]

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Episode 40: The Science of Comics with Chris Roberson

Geekin' Out Podcast: Chris Roberson

Chris Roberson [@chris_roberson] is the talented writer behind such comic titles as iZombie, Memorial, IDW’s Star Trek/ Legion of Super Heroes, Fables: Cinderella and many more. He also happens to write novels, run his own publishing company, MonkeyBrain Books, and be a very cool guy to boot! We were lucky to chat with Chris about […]

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Ain’t It Pretty: Robert McGinnis

Ain't It Pretty: Robert McGuiness

This American illustrator and artist, born in 1926, is himself a pop culture idol, with his illustrations becoming icons for the James Bond movies, Barbarella, Arabesque and Breakfast at Tiffany’s. His work has also graced the covers over 1200 paperbacks, mostly in the crime noir genre but also westerns, romances, historical fiction and movie adaptions. […]

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LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes Trailer!

Just yesterday DC Comics posted a teaser image of the new LEGO Batman game, and today they give us a trailer!! The plot seems very similar to the animated Batman / Superman movie where Lex Luthor and Joker team up, causing Batman and Superman to join forces as well. I just hope Wonder Woman gets […]

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