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    Comic Review – Springheeled Jack

    This week I’m reviewing the award winning and recently re-released black and white comic from Titan, Springheeled Jack, by David Hitchcock. The comic originally came out in 2006 and was also released in Judge Dredd magazine. David Hitchcock both writes and illustrates this book and […]

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    Apples September Event Recap

    Once it was made known that Apple was the owner of the mysterious white building at the Flint Center of Performing Arts, the structure was bombarded by various spectators and remote-controlled drones vying for a chance to see what was hidden beyond the rigid structure. […]

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    Wizard World Chicago 2014 Recap

    This past weekend, Wizard held its largest event ever.  Wizard World Chicago 2014…and 8daysageek was there.  Our Editor-in-Chief and I made the long 315 mile drive to Rosemont, Illinois to partake in the festivities.  We even took some video of our excruciating trip that will […]

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    Wizard World Chicago 2014 – Top 8 Cospalys

      There are some costumes and characters at Wizard World that will just blow you away.  Here are my top 8 favorites at this years convention.  Some of these are not perfect or accurate, however, they are a sampling of what I think are the […]

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    Wizard World Chicago 2014 – Cosplay

      As per usual, we here at 8 Days a Geek have brought you a recap of the cosplay at Wizard World Chicago 2014.  This is by no means all of the costumes (there are so many one photographer couldn’t get a picture of every […]

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    A Mythbuster Farewell

    Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman dropped a bomb during Thursday night’s episode of the hit Discovery channel show.  Unlike most episodes of the show, this wasn’t a bomb meant to teach us all something about science.  This was a bomb that has some fans up […]

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    Android App-Aholics Anonymous: [Team Stream]

    App Name: Team Stream Developer: Bleacher Report, Inc. Price: Free App-Aholic Rating: 5/5     We all have a favorite team, a team that we root for, incessantly, throughout the season. Laughing, crying, chewing the tips of our fingers to the bone, and constantly wondering if we are having […]

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    Farewell, Robin Williams

    Nanu nanu, friends. There are no words for the loss the world has experienced through the death of Robin Williams. The amount of joy and laughter he brought to the world could never be measured.   Like most American children, I grew up with Robin […]

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    Geek Review – Odyssey HC Vol #1

    Recently I read the first volume of the epic/military/fantasy Odyssey by Dave Elliot (Weirding Willows, Sharky, Monster Massacre) with art by Garrie Gastonny (Supergod). I have to admit I was much more impressed with this than I was the first time I picked up a […]

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    Geek Interview – Victor Gischler

    Recently I had the chance to interview the author of Sally of the Wasteland, Victor Gischler. Dr. G and I go way back, to like the almost 90’s. I first met him at RSU in Oklahoma where he was my creative writing, and then later […]

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    Comic Review – Sally of the Wasteland

    Sally Of The Wasteland is a post-apocalyptic horror written by Victor Gischler and Illustrated by Tazio Bettin. It is published by Titan Comics and currently on it’s first issue. I received a preview the other morning and read it on my phone while pretending to […]

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    Geek Movie Review – Guardians Of The Galaxy

    Tonight I saw what I’m guessing will be one of the best movies of the Summer, Guardians Of The Galaxy. It’s a space adventure about a bunch of “a-holes” who cause a bunch of chaos in a haphazard attempt at kind of doing good. Filled […]

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    Graphic Novel Book Club – Afterlife With Archie

    Afterlife With Archie is a new series put out by the folks at Archie Comics that was inspired by a Halloween variant cover of the regular series Life With Archie. What started out as a limited run has become an on-going series and is possibly changing […]

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    Android App-Aholics Anonymous: [theChive]

    App Name: theChive Developer: Resignation Media Launch Date: 2012 Price: Free App-Aholic Rating: 5/5     Every now and then, an app, nay, an idea, comes along that is so epic and so well executed that it transcends gender, personal taste, and all the things that make us compartmentalize everything […]

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    On Set With Four Color Eulogy

      In April I attended Wizard World Comic Con in St. Louis and afterwards told you about our friends at Archlight Studios and Pirate Pictures.  Their goal was to film an independent motion picture right here in our hometown entitled Four Color Eulogy.  Thanks to […]

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    Graphic Novel Book Club – Rat Queens

    Last night at Boomerang was the book club and we read Rat Queens by Curtis J. Wiebe and Roc Upchurch. It is a new refreshing approach to fantasy lead by a diverse group of female heroes. Violet, a beard shaving female dwarf with family issues, Dee, […]

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    Android App-Aholics Anonymous: [Netflix]

    App Name: Netflix Developer: Netflix, Inc. Launch Date: May, 2011 Price: Free (app is free, Netflix service is not) App-Aholic Rating: 5/5   Surely by now we all know what Netflix is all about. The streaming service has been around for quite some time and has made a definite impact […]

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    Comic Review- Ordinary #2

    The world of ORDINARY created by Rob Williams (Dark Avengers, Cla$$war, Low Life) and illustrated by D’Israeli is as rich visually as it is narratively. It has one of the most inventive powers I may have ever read in a comic, the power of being […]

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    Comic Review – Death Sentence Complete Compilation

    Monty Nero and Mike Dowling put their heads together outside Loch Ness and dreamt Death Sentence. It’s an artsy graphic novel now. You may have seen our previous reviews of the individual issues. What I can say for a fact now, looking back some of […]

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    Android App-Aholics Anonymous: [Vaulty]

    App Name: Vaulty Developer: Squid Tooth LLC Launch Date: 2010 Price: Free ($4.99/mo for Online Backup) App-Aholic Rating: 4/5   Welcome back, my fellow Android geeks! The velvet ropes have parted, the clouds have opened up, and the light is now shining through to signal my return to the Android […]

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