Well, I just finished a Stranger Things marathon of all three seasons thus far and I gotta say, This show just rocks! The combination of 80s tropes and Easter eggs, a riveting scifi horror plot and engaging characters is just unparalleled on television right now.Alas! I binge watched it so fast! And now it’s gone. … More Stranger Things Season 4 Predictions [SPOILERS!]
On November 12, 2018, a comics legend – THE comics legend – died at the ripe old age of 95. Stan Lee created many memorable characters such as Spider-Man, the Hulk, Doctor Strange, the Fantastic Four, Daredevil, Black Panther, the X-Men, Ant-Man, Iron Man, and Thor. Needlesss to say, Stan Lee was loved by comic … More Is Stan Lee in Heaven?
I wrote a post recently in which I called out Lorehaven over their decision to distance themselves from the word ‘geek’ in favor of appealing to fans of speculative fiction genres that geeks have carried the torch for until the genres and geek culture in general became popular in recent times. I thought it was … More The Realmies Strike Back: Lorehaven and Why Geek Matters Part 2
Yes, my action figures are cherry E. Stephen Burnett, editor of the forthcoming Lorehaven magazine, has written a post over at SpeculativeFaith.com called “Should Christian Fans Call Ourselves ‘Geeks’?” Lorehaven is a joint venture of SpeculativeFaith.com and Splickety, announced at the most recent Realm Makers confetence. Basically, it’s a free magazine for speculative fiction fans … More Lorehaven and Why Geek Matters
In a recent post, Christian supernatural fiction author Mike Duran* has written that affirming Christian geek culture poses problems. Two problems, to be specific, but we’ll get to that. He begins by noting a glut of online communities catering to geeks in response to the “ascension of geekdom in the broader culture.” What can we … More Affirming Christian Geek Culture