ComicCon, Comics, Events

Meghan and Jo Do Comic Con

I'm returning to Comic Con International: San Diego after a two year hiatus. This year, I'm attending as press to represent the wonderful International Geek Girl Pen Pals Club. The International Geek Girl Pen Pals Club, also known as the IGGPPC, is a group of worldwide geeky friends. Founded in March 2013, the club was designed to… Continue reading Meghan and Jo Do Comic Con

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New Comic Book Day – Final Harley Variants of the month and Gotham Academy

It’s new comic book Wednesday! We’ve got a lot of good stuff out this week. Harley Quinn’s takeover continues on the February variant covers on the following titles out today: AQUAMAN #39 by Amanda Conner and Paul Mounts BATMAN #39 by Jill Thompson and CV Painting CATWOMAN #39 by Jim Balent THE FLASH #39 by… Continue reading New Comic Book Day – Final Harley Variants of the month and Gotham Academy

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New Comic Book Day – More Harley Quinn Variants

It’s new comic book Wednesday! We’ve got a lot of good stuff out this week. Harley Quinn’s takeover continues on the February variant covers on the following titles out today: BATGIRL #39 by Cliff Chiang BATMAN & ROBIN #39 by Emanuela Lupacchino and Tomeu Morey BATMAN/SUPERMAN #19 by J.G. Jones and Alex Sinclair JUSTICE LEAGUE… Continue reading New Comic Book Day – More Harley Quinn Variants

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Sneak Peak of Gotham Academy #4

Written by Becky Cloonan and Brenden Fletcher Art by Karl Kersch Colors by Msassyk and Serge LaPointe Letters by Steve Wands   Are you reading Gotham Academy? If not you should be! This is a book great for both a young and old audience (and everyone in between too).  Book four comes out Wednesday (still… Continue reading Sneak Peak of Gotham Academy #4

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Comic Book Wednesday – My Top 10 Comics of 2014

Kristin of Super Space Chick recently posted her top comics of 2014. She made some great choices, but I’ve got some others to add.    So, after the jump are my favorite comics from 2014: The Wake Gotham Academy Wytches The Sandman: Overture The Fade Out Bitch Planet Harley Quinn Invades Comic Con International San… Continue reading Comic Book Wednesday – My Top 10 Comics of 2014

Battlestar Galactica, Comics, Geeks and Nerds, Joss Whedon, Personal, Television

5 Fandom Friday – Gateway Fandoms That Made Me Who I Am Today

I’m trying something new.  The Nerdy Girlie and Super Space Chick had an idea to link a bunch of us female geeky bloggers together. Fridays are now Five Fandom Fridays and there are topics chosen for each Friday that serve as the prompt. I’m getting involved for several (five?) reasons: It’s a pre-chosen topic that… Continue reading 5 Fandom Friday – Gateway Fandoms That Made Me Who I Am Today

Books, Comics, Movies, Television

What’s On My Radar – Week of July 8th

Film(s): Star Wars, Empire Strikes Back, and Return of the Jedi On Wednesday, I participated in the Course of the Force, a relay benefiting the Make-a-Wish foundation (find out more about that here. And you can watch the Day 2 recap video which includes yours truly below).  After sporting my Princess Leia hair and R2D2… Continue reading What’s On My Radar – Week of July 8th

Books, Comics, Movies, Television

What’s On My Radar

Film(s): The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug and Man of Steel Man of Steel is of course released this week and I'm looking forward to seeing it (though probably not until sometime next week).  The Hobbit, on the other hand, doesn't get released until December of this year, but the teaser trailer was just released… Continue reading What’s On My Radar

Battlestar Galactica, Comics, Geeks and Nerds

WonderCon Wrap

I clearly need to do better with more timely updates. But better late than never, right? And it’s only one week late (as opposed to the last two years where I never did write anything up on my ComicCon trips).  That said, I had a fantastic time! I loved WonderCon. It was such a different… Continue reading WonderCon Wrap

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Gender Through Comic Books Online Course

I got an email from ComiXology this week about a new online course.  It's called Gender Through Comic Books and its a 6-week massive open online course (MOOC) that begins on April 2nd.  I know there are a lot of different platforms that have been promoting open courses (Itunes University and edx.org come to mind),… Continue reading Gender Through Comic Books Online Course