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Archive - September 2014

First Look at Alison Williams as Peter Pan

We’re getting our first look at Alison Williams as Peter Pan today. As you may know, NBC is doing a live version of the musical, after the success of The Sound of Music. (Did you watch? I admire the effort, but yikes!) The Today Show tweeted the photo below. Williams reportedly offered to cut her hair, but is wearing a wig. Here is the...

Disney Announces New Short ‘Frozen Fever’

Can’t get enough Frozen? Did the incredibly sweet story of the love of two sisters and a song that will never leave your head because your six-year-old sings it all day long make you smile? Well, you’re going to be happy about this. Disney just announced a new short based on the film called Frozen Fever. The short will reunite the...

So This is How the Cops Reacted to Anita Sarkeesian’s Online Rape Threats — You’re Going to Be Angry

Well, this is horrifying. In yet another case of all the responsibility falling on the victim, Anita Sarkeesian tweeted about the reaction of the police after she was threatened with rape and violence and had her personal information posted online. All this for her series of videos Tropes vs. Women in Video Games. (Warning if you click on that...

Nintendo Tweets Release Calendar With Dates for WiiU’s Zelda, Star Fox and Yoshi’s Woolly World

Nintendo of America just tweeted their release calendar for 2014/2015 and we now have an idea of when we’ll get to play the new Zelda, Star Fox and my personal favorite, Yoshi’s Woolly World. What? He poops yarn eggs! How can that not be fun? We’ll see Yoshi in the first part of 2015, and Star Fox and Zelda will hit stores for...

Anne Wheaton on the Geek Celebrity Pet Adoption Calendar Featuring James Gunn, Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting and More

There is no better feeling in the world than to give something back. Especially when it helps our our four-legged friends. Last year awesome geek lady Anne Wheaton put together a geek celebrity pet calendar to benefit the Pasadena Humane Society and raised a ton of money to help homeless pets. I was lucky enough to be a part of that calendar with...