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…

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…

NASA To Stream First Live 4K Video From Space At The 2017 NAB Show

— US astronauts on the International Space Station featured in Super Session that probes the future and demonstrates end-to-end live 4K, cloud-based workflow in HEVC for delivery to multiscreen devices — WASHINGTON, D.C.– The U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) announced today it will produce the first-ever live 4K video stream from space during a Super Session at the 2017 NAB Show. “Reaching for the Stars: Connecting to the…

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…

Have You Voted For the Official Denver Comic Con Beer Name?

It’s time for Denver Comic Con’s “Name the Comic Con Beer” contest! For the 6th year, Breckenridge Brewery has teamed up with DCC to produce a special brew for the 3-day comic book and sci-fi convention. This year’s beer is a Bohemian Pilsner! Denver Comic Con and Breckenridge Brewery have carefully selected 4 finalists and now it’s up to you to vote for your favorite! You can vote for as…

E3 Consumer Passes Go On Sale For the First Time Ever February 13th

Gamespot Reports that finally the clamor and cries have been answered!  E3 will allow the every day consumer in to their mecca of gaming! For the first time ever, E3 is opening its doors to the public. The Entertainment Software Association, which organizes the event every year, announced today that an allotment of 15,000 tickets will be made available for anyone to buy this coming Monday, February 13 (9a.m. PT/12…

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…

Matt Solberg Talks Changes, Staff and the Future of Phoenix Comicon

It’s been a rough month for Phoenix Comicon, and no-one knows that better then the man at the top. Matt Solberg is the Convention Chair of the 5th largest pop culture convention in the US and he’s aware more than most on the changing landscape that is the national convention scene. But the road to change is a slippery one and in a world where fans take both pride and…