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Geek Girl Authority: 5 Things We Learned From the Summer 2014 Box Office

This comes to us from Matt Reed over at Geek Girl Authority! It should come as no surprise to anyone that follows box office on a regular basis that Summer 2014 was not a stellar season.  Filled mostly with reboots, re-imaginings and sequels, this summer was certainly lacking in creative depth from the studios or, at the very least, a...

Black Widow: Robert Downey Jr. Thinks It’s Time For a Solo Movie — Here’s Why We Agree

Well, Facebook was down for a bit and I was wandering through my favorite sites on the net. I checked out The Mary Sue, where they posted a story about Robert Downey Jr. and his feelings on a Black Widow solo movie. Um, wasn’t that Captain America: The Winter Soldier? Just saying. Anyway, it appears that RDJ is totally on board with it...

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...

Check out These Alternative Nebula and Gamora Designs from Guardians of the Galaxy

Guardians of the Galaxy was hands down my favorite movie of the summer, despite the terrible #WheresGamora marketing fiasco. The film itself was absolutely wonderful! There were also some pretty kick ass ladies, both Gamora (Zoe Saldana) and Nebula (Karen Gillan, who shaved her head for the role). Today we’re seeing a new piece of Nebula...

Geekie Awards Attendees Pick Their Favorite Women of Sci-Fi

Nominees, presenters and special guests of the 2014 Geekie Awards were definitely With the Legion on Sunday night, offering a wonderful variety of answers to the question: “Who’s your favorite woman or female character from sci-fi, fantasy, comic books or video games? Unsurprisingly, one of the first answers we heard was from...

Geek Girl Toys Aren’t Just For Girls

Earlier this week, Amy Ratcliffe over at Geek with Curves delivered a pretty comprehensive post about the lack of Gamora in the new outpouring of Guardians of the Galaxy toys and merchandising. Over at the Mary Sue, they’re bringing more awareness to the public outcry among fans who want the opportunity to spend their hard-earned cash on some...