Star Wars IX & Indiana Jones 5 Release Dates

The Walt Disney Company and Lucasfilm have announced two major upcoming release dates. The as yet untitled Star Wars: Episode IX is now set for release on May 24, 2019. Directed by Colin Trevorrow, (Jurassic World) the film will close out the third Star Wars trilogy.  We already know that while a script had not been written there was a shift in direction because of Carrie Fisher’s sudden death this past December.  “Obviously,…

Hanadoki Con 2017: A Gallery

Hanadoki Con 2017 took place April 14-16 in San Diego, CA!  We got to visit the Mochi Maid Cafe, attend a traditional Urasenke Tea Ceremony, enjoy a performance by Infinite Combo and of course take in all the fun cosplay! For the full gallery please visit our official Facebook or Flickr https://www.facebook.com/pg/TheGeekianReport/photos/?tab=album&album_id=633730383490192

Anthony Daniels the Man in the Golden Suit

If you’ve been watching Mark Hamill’s tribute to Carrie Fisher and feeling the pain of losing our princess a new, then you need to watch Anthony Daniel’s 40 years with Threepio panel to make you smile and feel a bit of confetti filled joy. Ever the showman, and always a favorite with the fans because of how dearly he seems to take them to heart, he enjoyed hamming things up…

Mark Hamill's Tribute to Carrie Fisher

“When someone you love becomes a memory, that memory becomes a treasure.” I don’t think Mark Hamill could have spoken anything more true and deeply emotional to the audience in attendance both physically and virtually at the Carrie Fisher Tribute at Star Wars Celebration. It was an hour of seeing her through the eyes of someone who loved her like a sister.  Someone who knew her and grew up with…

A Labyrinth with no Jareth?

Deadline broke the news yesterday that a new Labyrinth movie is in the works.  While we’ve been hearing rumors about this for a few years now this is the first time there has been confirmation from both a movie studio and a director. from Deadline: TriStar has set Fede Alvarez (Don’t Breathe, Evil Dead) to direct a film that will delve into the universe Jim Henson hatched in the 1986…

Star Wars Celebration – A Tribute to Carrie Fisher

A beautiful and touching tribute to the Our Princess the late Carrie Fisher was presented by George Lucas and Kathleen Kennedy during the 40 Years of Star Wars Panel at Star Wars Celebration in Orlando FL. It is being reported on Instagram that everyone at the event also received a Poster of Ms. Fisher as Princess Leia after the Opening Ceremonies. Watch the Celebration with live stream on http://www.starwars.com Keep…

Visiting the Hello Kitty Mini Cafe

On April 8th a new Hello Kitty Mini Cafe opened in Arcadia California!  The food is as delicious as it is cute! Video by Lon Muckey & Shannon Shea  

Anime Matsuri Brings @Home Maid Cafe & Sailor Moon Day to Houston

Anime Matsuri is this weekend in Houston, Texas and they are bringing the house down this year with a star studded weekend of guests that will make you feel as if you are spending the weekend in Japan. They’ve proclaimed April 7th to be Sailor Moon Day, not only in honor of the 25th anniversary of the beloved anime, but also because that’s when the Moon Princess and her entourage…

The Official Sailor Moon Fan Club Is Now International

This year marks the 25th Anniversary of the original animated Sailor Moon tv series (the 26th anniversary of the manga) and Naoko Takeuchi and Skiyaki are giving us plenty of things to celebrate!  A new live action musical this fall, the announcement of a sequel tv series to Sailor Moon Crystal, official Sailor Moon makeup by Shiseido a new app available both through Itunes and Google Play and now the…

Anime Los Angeles, Come Party With The Thousands of Friends You're About To Meet

A visit to Animé Los Angeles at the Ontario Convention Center will set you at an event where the person out of costume is in the minority and the entire place feels like a friendly party! Anime Los Angeles definitely has one of the highest per capita of people in costumes that I think I have ever seen at a convention.   Before you have even entered there is a crowd…