Passengers footage revealed at CinemaCon and Chris Pratt drops his mic on Jennifer Lawrence's foot

The Geekian Report wrote about Passengers almost a year ago and now the first footage arrived at Cinema Con for the movie set to release in the Christmas season this year.  That’s a tall order for an all original movie as it will be going up against the built in fandom of Star Wars: Rogue One. The story follows a spacecraft filled with sleeping colonists on their way to a…

New Spiderman Film Title Confirmed as "Homecoming"

The news is simply pouring out of CinemaCon!  Special panels, events, interviews and announcements seem to be coming on an almost hourly basis. Tom Holland, whose Spiderman is the youngest yet, announced the name of the new Spiderman movie at CinemaCon on Tuesday night. Sony Picture Entertainment’s Motion Pictures Group Chairman, Tom Rothman, elaborated on the title: “Homecoming obviously is a high school reference.  This movie shows the enduring conflicts…

WonderCon 2016 Cosplay Gallery 1

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An Interview with ZapCon Founder Wes Cleveland

There were arcades everywhere in Pittsburgh, PA and Chicago, IL while I was growing up and the original Star Wars and Discs of Tron were my immediate destinations when I entered.  I specifically remember a spot called Aladdin’s Arcade and I still have a token from it! Well, if you’re a fan of the arcade, then ZapCon is the convention you’ve been waiting for! Taking place April 16-17, 2016 at…

Netflix's Voltron trailer debuts at Wondercon

Oh Voltron how we’ve missed you! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MZ0uWpmfdOA   One of the stand out panels of Wondercon was the Voltron panel.  Netflix and DreamWorks has definitely kept a tight lid on this project and the cast and crew were delighted to let the proverbial cat out of the bag to the enthralled audience. The Executive Producer of Voltron is a “Legend of Korra” alumni – Joaquim Dos Santos and he took…

Netflix & DreamWorks Revive Voltron – first picture

Voltron is back and looking very, well, Voltron! And I’m not complaining about that! “We’re trying to keep as much of that classic feel to it as we can, because ultimately we have huge amounts of nostalgia for (the original) show,” – co-executive producer Lauren Montgomery. Voltron was the top-rated syndicated children’s show for two years during its original run in the mid ’80s and was originally cut together from two…

The Man Behind Deadpool: Rob Liefeld

Rob Liefeld’s Q & A by Durrilion The big event for Amazing Arizona Comicon was not only the release of Deadpool the movie, but also the appearance of Rob Liefeld, the creator of the infamous leather clad hero.  Amazing Arizona leadman Jimmy Jay opened the panel with “I’m extremely, extremely, extremely thankful that you’re spending your weekend with us at Amazing Arizona Comicon”. Rob came on stage and thanked everyone…

The Latest in Geek Chic at Amazing Arizona Comicon

Geek Chic By Durrilion Gone are the days of looking like a nerd being a nightmare.  Since the 90’s (at the very least) geek culture has hit the main stream like a deuterium rich gravimetric field displacement manifold.  (Okay so I had to look that up).  With iconic characters like Superman, Batman, Darth Vader, Yoda, etc, stepping out of the Dork Forest, it was inevitable that we geeks would create our own…

Cosplay Competition at Amazing Arizona Comicon 2016

And the prize goes to… By Durrilion I love costuming – whether it be historical, sci-fi, or fantasy.  The amount of hard work, sweat, tears, and maybe even some blood, that goes into putting something together is impressive.  I know from personal experience.  It takes courage to wear one’s costume (or more specifically for this blog – cosplay) in public, let alone on stage in front everyone for a competition….

Geek Glass from Window to the Soul

Window to the Soul By Durrilion What does one get the discerning geek who has everything? Are you looking for a unique piece, that stands out for it’s unexpected flair, and yet blends perfectly with its surroundings? Does such a thing exist? It does, and I found it at Amazing Arizona Comicon! Sporting the latest in Imperial Consulate fashion (with an eye catching Scottish and Danish twist) Michelle and Clara…