2018 has been a massive year for the Marvel Cinematic Universe with both Black Panther and Avengers: Infinity War doing well not only critically, but financially as well. They both were shining examples of the best the MCU has to offer and while their year is beginning to wind down in terms of films there … Continue reading REVIEW: ‘Ant-Man And The Wasp’
The problem with your generation is you damn serial killers and your new-fangled technology! Tremendous loss is a cage too many people find themselves in. You feel hopeless. Weak. Desperate to give up with no way out. Having something like a person or a body part taken away from you can feel like losing a … Continue reading Venom In The Shell: Spoiler Free “Upgrade” Review
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
Benjamin Franklin’s Pesky Lightning Powers Strike Again! Hey Freaks and Geeks! Your favorite weird uncle, Phoenix had the opportunity to visit The Athens of America to immerse himself in TGPCC! If that sounds like a drug, that’s only because art and good vibes are addicting. The list of artists and special guests was joyfully overwhelming. … Continue reading The Great Philadelphia Comic Con 2018!
In 2012, I was sitting next to my mother, watching the first Avengers movie for the second time. The final battle scene was a spectacle of nerd shout outs and fantastically choreographed action. At the end of one particular sequence, Hulk and Thor land inside of a building, followed by a comedically timed Hulk punching … Continue reading Earth’s Mightiest Reflection
Games don’t make great video game movies, but maybe books do! The video game movie curse quivers in the face of Wreck It Ralph and is now abruptly smacked like a medieval knight demanding battle in Ready Player One. The latest from up and coming filmmaker Steven…let me check my notes here…Speyleborg? is at its … Continue reading Ready Gamergasm One: Ready Player One Review (No Spoilers)
Hey Freaks and Geeks! Where is Middletown, Delaware? No one knows! However, small towns can be surprising. Recently, the growing neighborhood held its third annual Galactic Con. Normally, it's hard being a geek in a small town, but not this day! The high school gymnasium was filled with artwork, merchandise, and cosplay. Sweet Christmas, what … Continue reading Galactic Con: Beauty In The Unknown