Ever since Walt Disney took on the rights for the Star Wars franchise they have been using every opportunity to keep making new films and keep it in the public consciousness with new movies every year. The main entries in the series have continued stories of the characters we know and love, but their first … Continue reading REVIEW: ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’
The Metal Gear Solid franchise is one that is outstanding in its delivery of intelligent and exciting narrative based games. Last month I took a long look at one of the series’ most intelligent entries with Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty. I praised the game for how the game controls and for it’s … Continue reading Retro Review: Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater HD
Nostalgia has been a go to for recent entertainment with revivals of classic video games, movies, and television shows. Sometimes these can be successful returns, while sometimes they can be major disasters. One of this year’s biggest surprises has come in the form of a show that premiered on YouTube Red. Red is a platform … Continue reading Retro Review: ‘The Karate Kid’ (1984)
The Medium of Film is one that is as broad as can possibly be. The range in storytelling and creative visions under the artistic medium of moving pictures is as vast as the imagination can handle. With as vast as it is now studios have been relying on digital techniques to create believable sequences on … Continue reading The Untapped Potential of Mature Western Animation
In today’s world of social media and pop culture news it is essential to stay relevant and welcome opportunities to make progress. In the spirit of renovation, Up Your Geek has done just that. Today, Up Your Geek launches our new brand logo with the help of the creators at Artichoke Designs as we look … Continue reading The New Up Your Geek!
Hey Freaks and Geeks! On the first episode of The Phoenix Files on The Up Your Geek Soundcloud, I sit down with artist Stephen Jones about music, comic books, AND WHY THE LAST JEDI IS THE BEST FILM EVER MADE NO EXAGGERATION AT ALL WHAT SO EVER!! Have a laugh and learn somethin' ya ninny! … Continue reading Stephen Jones on The Phoenix Files
DC's upcoming digital streaming service simply titled 'DCUniverse' is possibly green-lighting a Swamp Thing series! The official Twitter account of DC Comics has tweeted earlier today that they plan to develop a Swamp Thing series with James Wan being attached to the project. Swamp Thing is being set for a 2019 release date on DC Universe, … Continue reading ‘Swamp Thing’ Series in Development For DC’s New Digital Streaming Service