Happy 50th Birthday Star Trek

So, today is the 50th anniversary of Star Trek’s premier back in 1966. I have no memory of life without Star Trek because, well, there wasn’t a life before Star Trek…for me at least. My 50th anniversary of being ex post utero isn’t for a few more weeks. So, Star Trek has been not just part, but a significant, Read More …

A couple of WA geek events off the beaten path

A friend of mine shared a few cons that I’d not heard of yet. These are down in Thurston, Lewis and Grays Harbor counties. Anyway, check ’em out. HarborCon is at the Aberdeen Library on July 16 at 6:00 pm! Teens: pick up a ticket at any Grays Harbor Library! pic.twitter.com/MHoZ6zGWyJ — Timberland Library (@TRLDistrict) June Read More …

Steamposium

We’re currently putting together the show for Steamposium 2015, one of the largest, most amazing Steampunk events on the planet. Like our amazing show last year, be prepared for luminaries and sky pirates from across the steampunk world.

Rose City ComiCon

Portland’s premier Pop-Culture event. Rose City Comic Con is produced locally with a focus on creating a fun and friendly event for everyone! While their primary focus is that of Comics, comic creators, and the creative process, Rose City Comic Con also provides its attendees with access to Gaming, Sci-Fi, Cosplay, Anime, Fantasy, and everything in Read More …

Some #Geektastic Updates

You might have noticed I created an Events section of the site (if not, here it is). I’m slowly adding in my Geek Events to this really cool calendaring tool. I discovered Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman’s cool project, Tested.com, while looking for video of Adam Savage’s No Face creation. I can’t remember where I’d heard about Read More …

Star Wars and Bruce Lee

There’ve been two local exhibits that have been compelling me: EMP’s Star Wars and the Power of Costume and Wing Luke’s Bruce Lee exhibit.  As a long time Star Wars fan, the EMP exhibit is deeply compelling. One of the things I enjoy about the series are the ways George Lucas connected with the mythological Read More …