Posts Tagged ‘USA’

Today we Celebrate our Independence Day!

by TheSlasherJunkieon 05/07/2014
Hey guys, you may or may not remember me. My name is James, and the military has consumed most of my time for the last year, so I was on hiatus while people dropped out. Regardless, it seemed fitting for this piece to be done by an American, better yet an American Soldier. Sorry it’s […]

Batman Automobillia gets release in USA and Netherlands

by Matt Gearyon 25/02/2014
if you are a Batman collector and you like cars, then I recommend this for you. – BECCA  Some of you may remember a review our very own Becca Harper did of last years Batman Automobillia (no, then check out THIS LINK), well good news for those of you in the States and the Netherlands because […]

5 Apocalypses You Are Probably Not Ready For

by The_Dark_Mikeon 25/02/2014
In 2014, we live in a world where the phrase ‘Zombie apocalypse’ is more common than ‘Starbucks coffee’, ‘Microsoft Works’ and ‘Mike’s crazy ex-grilfriends’.  It was the go-to film, book and tv idea of 2013, replacing 2012’s twinkly, twinkly, vampires.The concept of the undead had been somewhat ignored throughout most of the 90s, being relegated […]

BOOKER, CATCH! – New Sneaky Zebra short and BTS vids

by Matt Gearyon 09/10/2013
Fresh back from another whirlwind tour of the states,  Sneaky Zebra  have just finished off this great Bioshock Infinite parody / short for the guys at the Nerdist.  Give it a watch, give them a like and check out the really informative and amusing BTS vid as well! Enjoy!    BTS

Violence, the media, and the eternal scapegoats: the US Senate and her never-ending battle with pop culture. Part 1

by TheSlasherJunkieon 14/03/2013
After the recent shootings in America (specifically Aurora, CO and Newton, CT), guns have been targeted yet again. In response, gun activists took the same stance that they always have. So can anyone tell me what Elvis, Batman, Scarface and Call of Duty have in common? They’ve all been used to document how popular culture […]

Wizard World Comic-Con, Portland, OR.

by TheSlasherJunkieon 25/02/2013
Given that I’m the only American on here, it’s my responsibility to cover whatever conventions come my way. Yesterday was one such example. Wizard World is a traveling show, with celebrities covering certain cons. Yesterday was star studded as ever, but my broke ass backfired. We got there at 9am, and the doors opened at […]

Cosplay Interview #7 – Soni Aralynn

by Matt Gearyon 29/11/2012
The next Talented Cosplayer to walk the hallowed halls of Geek Pride, is from the States, is a youtuber, and Loves to sue and Dance. Having Cosplayed for 9 years now, Soni is an expert at making all her own costumes and even does commissions; An extremely friendly and industrious artist and a pleasure to talk to. […]

Cosplay Interview #3 Katy Bear

by Matt Gearyon 30/10/2012
The Third of our talented Cosplayers in this series, is called Katy, is from the Sates and has been playing the Cos for about 2 years now. With a wide variety of costumes, this relative newcomer to the “scene” is definitely cutting a name for herself and can only go from strength to strength in the future; we look forward […]

BBC America series, looking for un-manly Geeks for US MAN CAMP!

by Matt Gearyon 02/10/2012
Had an email from a casting company today and thought some of you might be interested: We’re casting UK men a light-hearted series for BBC America – it’s for a trip to America in the new year to compete against American men at a US Man Camp. We’re looking for men that have one thing […]

Vietnam:Lost Films – DVD- 10GPPs

by Matt Gearyon 09/09/2012
  [quote] IT’S NOT THE WAR WE KNOW. IT’S THE WAR THEY FOUGHT. Two years after setting the new standard in war combat documentaries with its Emmy®-winning masterpiece WWII Lost Films, HISTORY™ shifts its focus to a different generation and to one of the most controversial wars in American history. Narrated by Emmy®-nominated actor Michael […]