This Is Not The Teddy Bear You've Been Looking For

If you’re thinking these bears are just another nightmare take on a Teddy Bear story you couldn’t be more wrong, because despite their deceptive appearance these are Not Teddy Bears. “When we dream, our souls travel to another world. A magical world that’s connected to many other worlds. Mostly beautiful and peaceful, but there also lies dangerous ones. Malicious beings and souls of the wicked reside there, sometimes following dreamers…

Diesel Punk, it's a thing!

  The Jekyll Island Chronicles by Durrilion Recently I had the opportunity to chat via email with Steve Nedvidek, one of the ‘Lost Mountain Mechanicals’, a trio of like-minded gentlemen who have created a new comic book series. Set immediately after World War I (often referred to as ‘The Great War’), the series centers on the peace and hope of the post war era fading “as a cryptic organization moves…

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…

Comic Books meet Duct Tape!

Micah Garcia, aka The Stuck Duck. by Durrilion (all photos courtesy of Micah’s instagram) Comic book art with duct tape.  No, seriously! I did a double take when I heard the youngest son of Micah say those words as I passed their booth.  It’s a long story, but I love duct tape for it’s comedic value.  Combine that with a format I have never seen before, and I just had…

Anime Impulse 2016 Gallery

A look at the attendees, vendors and panels of Anime Impulse 2016! Photography by: Shannon Shea & Lon Muckey [AFG_gallery id=’6′]

The Force Awakens Special Poster for D23

Given to audience members after the live action presentation at D23, Episode VII’s poster features Finn, Rey, Kylo Ren, and Han Solo.  The beautiful artwork is by Drew Struzan, who has created the posters for many iconic movies from the original Trilogy and the Indiana Jones movies to Bladerunner, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone and How to Train Your Dragon. One of the most interesting notes on it is…

Professor of Bone Structure Gives Us a Look Inside Pikachu

I don’t know if many of us have wondered what the bone structure of a Pikachu looks like, but Professor Takashi Oda of Seian University of Art and Design, who has an impressive background in bone studies and has published several books of dinosaur skeleton illustrations, received a request from his students and produced these sketches.  And they are pretty cool!