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Marvel Announces Captain Marvel, Black Panther and Inhumans Movies During Phase 3 Event

Marvel Announces Captain Marvel, Black Panther and Inhumans Movies During Phase 3 Event

In a special event held at the El Captain Theater in Hollywood, Marvel announced a TON of Phase 3 stuff. Most of it we already knew or had been speculating about for weeks already, including the release dates for Thor 3, Captain America 3, and Guardians of the Galaxy 2. But there were definitely some...
10 Easy-To-Put-Together Halloween/Cosplay Ideas Inspired by the Ladies of Geekdom

10 Easy-To-Put-Together Halloween/Cosplay Ideas Inspired by the Ladies of Geekdom

Halloween is my favorite time of year. We’ve talked about this. A few times. For me, it’s the real kick off of the “holiday season,” none of this waiting for Thanksgiving stuff. Don’t get me wrong, I’m not about to break out my Chrismakkuh decorations, I celebrate each holiday when the time is right. And...
On a Geekly Basis: Lex Langford Cosplay

On a Geekly Basis: Lex Langford Cosplay

Welcome to this week’s installment of “On a Geekly Basis,” a feature that profiles awesome geeky people and things! This week we want to introduce you to stunt actor and cosplayer Lex Langford! Do you consider yourself more a geek or a nerd? As cheesy as it sounds, I believe that Geek and Nerd are actually one in...
10 Super Offsite Things to Do at SDCC 2014

10 Super Offsite Things to Do at SDCC 2014

For the second year in a row, we’ll be making the journey down to San Diego for the annual San Diego Comic Con… but we’re not going to the show. The actual Con is notoriously hard to get into (not to mention trying to get a hotel room) and the idea of waiting outside of...
17 Characters Who Never Have to Worry About Getting Pinched on St. Patrick's Day

17 Characters Who Never Have to Worry About Getting Pinched on St. Patrick’s Day

As an Irish-American, St. Patrick’s Day is Emily’s favorite holiday. It’s a time for green beer, green clothes, as well as a few Irish drinking songs (following the green beer). And while Irish characters in our favorite fandoms are sometimes hard to find or pick out, characters with a love of the Emerald Isle favored...
Are you an aspiring comic book artist or writer? Top Cow is looking for you!

Are you an aspiring comic book artist or writer? Top Cow is looking for you!

Whether it’s a story or character of their own invention, or the title they’ve loved since childhood, I think anyone who loves comics dreams of someday writing or illustrating their own book. I’ve heard from many a comic writer and artist that it’s a hard business to jump into, much like show business is, but there...
James Spader cast as Ultron for 'Avengers 2'

James Spader cast as Ultron for ‘Avengers 2’

Marvel is on a casting binge in recent weeks, finalizing the cast for the upcoming Guardians of the Galaxy and beginning to add actors to the highly anticipated Avengers sequel. After some recent casting announcements were spoiled by the actors (looking at you, Vin Diesel), Marvel was quick to announce it’s has selected who will...
And the winner of our Tokidoki giveaway is....

And the winner of our Tokidoki giveaway is….

A month ago, we posted our very first giveaway to find a good home for some adorable Tokidoki Marvel Frenzies. But there can only be one winner (selected at random using a number randomizer), and that winner is… Crystal! We’ll be contacting you for your information so you can meet your new Frenzies! Thank you to everyone...
Go Back-to-School with One of Our Comic Book Notebooks!

Go Back-to-School with One of Our Comic Book Notebooks!

Ugh. Back to school. Peter is lucky enough to have his lovely degree hanging on the wall, but I still have the haul my butt to school for another year. Remember how fun back to school used to be? Back to school clothes shopping and back to school supply shopping used to be the highlight...
Peter is now with PittStop Comics!

Peter is now with PittStop Comics!

There’s nothing like walking into your local comic book store and they automatically know you’re name. That’s what we’ve had the pleasure of experiencing for the last several months since we discovered PittStop Comics just down the road from us. They have always been so cool, so accepting, so willing to take us into the...
Announcing Wrong Button Geek Chic Crafts!

Announcing Wrong Button Geek Chic Crafts!

We’ve talked a little about and showed off some of the crafting that we do in past posts. Mostly, we’ve made pieces for your cosplays or just bits and pieces for our own home. But the truth is, we LOVE to craft! And we can’t just keep everything for ourselves, so we’ve decided to make...
On a Geekly Basis: A4man

On a Geekly Basis: A4man

Welcome to this week’s installment of “On a Geekly Basis,” a feature that profiles awesome geeky people and things! This week we want to introduce you to Adam Foreman, illustrator, designer and animator at A4man. Going by my gaming T-shirts, Geek! There was one moment in high school when we were having a ‘name that TV tune’ quiz....