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Archive - February 2018

Joss Whedon Leaving Batgirl Movie

Is Batgirl in jeopardy? It was announced today that Joss Whedon will be leaving Warner Bros’ Batgirl project. He originally came on board last year to take on directing, producing and writing the script for the film. The film would have been one of many comic book connections Whedon has been affiliated with in his career. In a statement he...

Legion of Leia Podcast S2 Ep. 2: Jeffrey Henderson Joins Us to Talk Black Panther

Jeffrey Henderson joins the Legion of Leia podcast to talk about Black Panther

Jeffrey Henderson joins the Legion of Leia podcast to talk about Black Panther On this week’s Legion of Leia podcast, season 2, episode 2, actor, director, artist, writer and musician (he also says he invented dice) Jeffrey Henderson joins myself and Anastasia Washington to talk about Marvel’s Black Panther! All three of us were at...

DVD Review: Painted Woman

Painted Woman surprises and delights with a complex, strong heroine that defies tried and true tropes. The Western genre is generally a fairly difficult genre of film to break ground in. There are certain tried and true tropes associated with the Western genre that just can’t be shirked off. One of the tropes associated with the genre is...

Nerd Up or Shut Up Episode 48 : Catch Up!

Its been a while! So join the team as we catch up on whats hot and happening in 2018! Lifelong friends Emalee Burditt, Anastasia Washington, Maggie Olbrich, and Richard Sheehan come together each week to debate all things geek. Tune in for laughs, nonsense, and to find out who is right and who needs to shut the what up! : Play in new window |...

Toy Fair 2018: McFarlane Toys’ Star Trek, Stranger Things, And Walking Dead Preview Is A Love Letter To Fans

Toy Fair 2018: McFarlane Toys’ Star Trek, Stranger Things, And Walking Dead Preview Is A Love Letter To Fans McFarlane Toys showed off their arsenal of incoming, hyper-detailed, well-accessorized action figures for their Star Trek, Stranger Things, and The Walking Dead licenses today at New York Toy Fair.  Perhaps most hotly anticipated...

Toy Fair 2018: Indie and Trendsetter Toys Dominate Day Two

Toy Fair 2018: Indie and Trendsetter Toys Dominate Day Two The second day of Toy Fair NY brought new roll-outs from fan-favorite indie toy companies.  Far smaller than goliaths Mattel and Hasbro, indie companies often get their start on crowdsourcing platforms like Kickstarter and serve niche and/or marginalized demographics.  One of the...