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
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!
Marvel Studios' "Avengers: Infinity War" made an estimated $630 million at the worldwide box office for its opening weekend, according to Disney (DIS). That shatters the record for biggest worldwide opening held by Universal's "The Fate of the Furious," which made $541 million for its global opening last year. "Infinity War" also brought in an … Continue reading ‘Infinity War achieves global box office domination!’