Why Video Games Are Still A Looked Down Upon Art Form

Gaming is a staple is modern life with it becoming more and more prevalent in the 40 years since its arrival in the 1970s. There constantly is new changes being made to the medium and technology is rapidly improving giving gamers more to choose from in terms of video games and the way that they … Continue reading Why Video Games Are Still A Looked Down Upon Art Form

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‘Metal Gear Solid’: Traits, Themes, & My Experiences

I began my time here at Up Your Geek with a lot of hopes and a lot of goals. I wanted to explore new territories as a writer and I wanted to do work that would be engaging not only from a place of having fun, but also a place of smart analysis of popular … Continue reading ‘Metal Gear Solid’: Traits, Themes, & My Experiences

Da Phoenix Den – Episode 5: The Art of Inclusion!

"Different colors, different kids, different colored kids!" - Alpha 5 Back from the ashes! I sit down with the man himself, the owner of Up Your Geek, Lamar Cain! We talk about Marvel, DC, Power Rangers, and why the f*ck we can't just get along! https://soundcloud.com/user-53220043/da-phoenix-den-episode-5-the-art-of-inclusion

OtakuDay 2018 in Mexicali

On September 1, 2018, Mexicali held it's 10th 'OtakuDay' anime convention. Unfortunately, I wasn't able to stick around for the entire convention as I left early on, but I did manage to take pictures of cosplayers, vendors, and events within the convention such as a dance competition. I filmed a bit of the convention, and … Continue reading OtakuDay 2018 in Mexicali

DOVE CAMERON DEBUTS NEW SINGLE “BORN READY,” THEME FOR MARVEL RISING: SECRET WARRIORS ANIMATED FILM

Burbank, CA – August 24, 2018 – Walt Disney Records and Marvel Music today released “Born Ready,” an exclusive new single performed by Dove Cameron (“Descendants 3,” “Hairspray Live”) as the theme song to the upcoming animated film “Marvel Rising: Secret Warriors.” The digital single is currently available for download and at streaming services and the companion … Continue reading DOVE CAMERON DEBUTS NEW SINGLE “BORN READY,” THEME FOR MARVEL RISING: SECRET WARRIORS ANIMATED FILM

NEW YORK COMIC CON UNVEILS EXCLUSIVE NEW EVENT SERIES – THE STUDIO @ NYCC

Four Full Days of NYCC Master Classes, Workshops, and Conversations Developed in Collaboration with Entertainment Weekly and the MPAA will Bring Fans together with Industry Luminaries and Top-Tier Talent from the Worlds of Entertainment and Storytelling including legendary comic artist Alex Ross. NORWALK, CT – August 9, 2018 – ReedPOP, the world’s leading producer of … Continue reading NEW YORK COMIC CON UNVEILS EXCLUSIVE NEW EVENT SERIES – THE STUDIO @ NYCC