It’s New Comic Book Wednesday. A day that fills thousands with joy as each new comic issue offers new adventures for our favorite characters. This particular New Comic Book Wednesday, however, brought an adventure for fan favorite Steve Rogers, who has taken up the mantle of Captain America once again, that no one could see… Read More Hail Hydra or the Phrase that Killed an American Super Hero!
We recently received a copy of No Hope, No Light…Only Death, the debut album of Greek black metal band, Isolert. After listening to it the last few days I can say it’s an interesting album that’s definitely worth a listen. The intro opens with a slow, somewhat distorted guitar melody before picking up some speed… Read More Monster Music Reviews! “No Hope, No Light…Only Death”/Isolert
In our 13th episode, the Monsters talk about the demise of Disney as a game publisher, the Battlefield One trailer, Pokemon Sun and Moon trailer, Black Panther casting, next Wolverine will be R, first Assassin’s Creed trailer, TV cancellations, Supergirl moved, and Powerless getting an order by NBC. We also tell you what we are… Read More MOG Podcast Episode #13:”Once Upon a Battlefield During (Disney) Infinity!”
It’s not often that I don’t have random thoughts flitter through my head while watching a movie, or watching a television show; honestly, it’s why I live-tweet (@NerdGirlJen). But, I especially had some thoughts while I watched Captain America: Civil War: 149 (plus) to be exact. Oh.. This guy’s Hydra. Hail Hydra. Wait, no Jenna,… Read More 149 Thoughts Jenna Had While Watching “Captain America: Civil War” (And a Few to Grow On)!
Imagine you have super powers; it can be any super power you can think of: telepathy, flight, x-ray vision, super strength, a metal exoskeleton, speed… just anything you can think of, and you use that power to save the world. Sweet, right? Now, how would you feel if the government initiated an act that caused… Read More Monster Movie Reviews! Captain America: Civil War (PG-13)!
The Blizzard of ’96 hit parts of the East Coast of the US on January 6, 1996. School was definitely out for a while and I can still remember how awesome snow days were. I don’t get them anymore, as I have to work whether there is an inch or multiple feet of snow, but… Read More A Blizzard, Hulkamania Forever, and Travis’ First Live Wrestling Show!
In this episode, Aaron and Jarred tell us why “The Count of Monte Cristo” is true classic! Aaron makes a bold claim about Disney’s live action “Jungle Book” film now in theaters! The guys discuss the big Nintendo news for the week, Arkham Asylum and City go HD, Warner Bros. lose Flash director and possibly… Read More MOG Podcast Episode #12 – “Ninten-don’t Play with Shere Khan! “
After a rough start to the episode, Yeti talks about his wrestling career (in WWE 2K16), Jarred tells us how much he enjoyed Tarantino’s “Hateful Eight”, and Aaron tells us about the phantom password for Legend of the Mystical Ninja on SNES! Our heroes then move on to our main topics that include PAX East… Read More MOG Podcast Episode #11 – “Samoa Joe Plays JRPGs with the Inhumans!”
As a lover of words, both writing and reading them, I find the aspect of fan written stories about their favorite worlds, movies, shows, and characters a fantastic concept. These fan written stories are known as “fanfiction,” or fanfic for short, and although the earliest known written fanfic was penned in 1970 – and was… Read More In Defense of (Fan)Fiction!
When UFC Featherweight Champion Conor “Notorious” McGregor announced his retirement on Twitter, everyone smirked and wondered what the popular Irish fighter was up to now. If you thought that tweet was authentic the first time you read it, good for you, but it’s with almost 100% certainty that both UFC and MMA fans had more… Read More The UFC, Conor McGregor, and The Mainstream Spotlight!