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The Geek Chic Elite Podcast Returns… with John Boyega!

by Laura Cerroneon March 22, 2018
Awesome Con returns for its fifth year, running from March 30 to April 1 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington D.C. Founded by Ben Penrod, who stumbled his way into the industry by buying and selling comics and launching the online comic book store Ninja Pirate Gear, the convention has seen growth […]
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Fangirling, Cheese and Important Conversations with Alicia Lutes

by Laura Cerroneon March 15, 2018
Alicia Lutes has written for Hollywood.com, Bustle, MTV, Cinemablend and The Hollywood Reporter, but perhaps no greater accomplishment of hers shines as bright as her show, Fangirling. The first season of the show was hosted on Twitch, and now in its sophomore year, has moved to Project Alpha. Project Alpha blends Nerdist and Geek & […]

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Nerdiest Super Bowl Trailers 2018

by Laura Cerroneon February 4, 2018
Eagles, Patriots… what I’m really here for are the trailers (and the food). Super Bowl LII (2018) did not disappoint. The first trailer to emerge during the pre-game ceremonies belonged to horror genre darling helmed by husband and wife duo John Krasinski and Emily Blunt. It’s the second official trailer for the movie. Fun fact: […]
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Best Laid Plans Brings Agents of SHIELD Together

by Laura Cerroneon February 2, 2018
Episode 9 – Best Laid Plans The gang is one step closer to getting back together as we move closer to the mid-season and the 100th episode of Agents of SHIELD. In Best Laid Plans, the A team – Coulson, May, Daisy, Fitz, Simmons and with the addition of Deke, work to get the Zephyr […]

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Agents of SHIELD Goes Deep with The Last Day

by Laura Cerroneon January 25, 2018
Episode 8 – The Last Day   Agents of SHIELD is leading the masterclass of marrying ideas presented in the first seasons and tying them in to the high stakes plots of its later season. And they do it all with compelling stories for each character and plenty of heartbreak. The first half of The […]
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Agents of SHIELD Get Together in Episode 7

by Laura Cerroneon January 17, 2018
Episode 7 – Together or Not At All   The team is finally (almost) back together, even if it only lasted for about a half hour. A good quarter into the fifth season, and Agents of SHIELD has continued returning to its roots of being a show about spies, reuniting the Bus Kids (what some […]

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Agents of SHIELD has Fun and Games

by Laura Cerroneon January 7, 2018
Agent of Shield returned after a week holiday break with Fun and Games, the follow-up to their bottle episode Rewind, which chronicled Fitz reuniting with Hunter to track down the team. The episode, directed by Clark Gregg (Coulson!), was one of the best in the series this far. Pulling together the world building work of the earlier episodes, coupled with the addition of Fitz and his rescue mission with Enoch, it gave the show the direction it needed.

Game of Thrones Confirms Final Season to Air in 2019

by Laura Cerroneon January 4, 2018
In a press release, HBO announced today that the eighth and final season of Game of Thrones will air in 2019. The season will only be six episodes long, but said to have a longer running time per each episode. Directors for the new season are confirmed as David Benioff and D.B. Weiss, the showrunners, […]

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Afua Richardson: Igniting the Comics Industry

by Laura Cerroneon December 19, 2017
With her art recently gracing several covers of Marvel’s Black Panther: World of Wakanda, Afua Richardson is coming in to a well earned prominence in the comics field. She recently chatted with us at Ace Comic Con about the meaningful symbols in her art and her upcoming projects.   You recently did the Black Panther […]

Ace Comic Con Highlights

by Laura Cerroneon December 17, 2017
Ace Comic Con took place last weekend from December 8-10 at the NYCB Live: Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum. This unique convention is centered on creating a curated fan experience. This inaugural con brought together most of the Justice League cast to meet, sign and chat with fans at panels and events all weekend. Marvel’s Daredevil […]