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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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    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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    Graphic Novel Book Club – X-Men: Days Of Future Past

     This month at Boomerang Comics in Lewisville we covered the Marvel collection that holds X-Men: Days of Future Past. As you may have noticed from the last review we occasionally theme the graphic novels around popular movies that are coming out (see The Winter Soldier […]

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    Bin Fodder Movie Reviews: Godzilla

    **Mild Spoilers – Nothing Direct**   The King of the Monsters – that is what they once called him.  There was a time in past when Godzilla was more of a spoof character (not specifically talking about the 1998 American version, but that’s certainly part […]

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    Graphic Novel Book Club – Winter Soldier

    We reviewed Captain America: Winter Soldier last night at the book club. One thing about the actual club meeting was that it was short. Apparently there was some confusion over whether or not we meet on the last Tuesday of every month or the fourth […]

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    Nostalgic Nerd – Metal Gear Solid

    A while back I came up with this idea for a way to review things from the ghosts of geeks past. Games, books, movies, etc from a few years back were likely never reviewed by our site. I was like 8 when Gremlins came out […]

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    Death Sentence #4 – 5

    A few months back my Google Chrome crashed and burned. As a result all my passwords were lost. I was able to remember a few of them but my gmail account was gone and will never return. As an additional result I could no longer […]

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    My Favorite Albums of 2013

    Let me just start off with this. This is NOT a best of 2013 countdown, nor is it a top ten list. This is an article that discusses my favorite albums of 2013. You see, I believe music to be very personal. What one would […]

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    Geekend Review: Year End Edition

    The year is out like so many years before it. I think we all remember how 1997 left us, and 1996 before that. Crazy times. Now it is time for 2013 to move on down the road to make way for 2014. It’s been a […]

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    Death Sentence numero tres hit the stands today. I was lucky enough to get a free copy a few days ago. I was excited because since issue one, since the idea of it really, Death Sentence has seemed like one of the most promising titles […]

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    Doctor Who 50th Anniversary

    Spoilers Ahead! The hype around the 50th Anniversary of Doctor Who has been intense. Made more so by the appearance of John Hurt as the unnamed Doctor at the end of this past season. How have we never heard of him? Is Moffat screwing with […]

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    Comic Review- Death Sentence #2

    Death Sentence may be one of the lesser known titles at your comic shop. It’s certainly not going to unseat Spidey or Bats and their reign over the front shelf. If you like a good story driven book with an off beat hook then you […]

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    Comic Review: Number Cruncher #4

    Titan Comics just released the final issue of Number Cruncher. The battle between Operative 494 and The Mathematician finally comes to a head. Who will outsmart whom? If you have read any of my other Number Cruncher reviews, you know that I have loved this […]

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    Geek Comic Review – Death Sentence #1

    Death Sentence #1 by Monty Nero and Mike Dowling is a unique approach to the “superhero”, or rather super powered, genre. It, so far, is about three people making their way in the UK with VD. The great thing about VD, other than the fact […]

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    Geek Book Review: Turbulence by Samit Basu

        If you are a fan of the superhero genre in any form, then Samit Basu’s Turbulence should be the next must-read story on your list.  Basu delivers an inventive new take on the classic superhero story while still managing to stay true to […]

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    TV Review: Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

    The new ABC series Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. premiered last night as part of ABC’s new fall line up and Marvel’s stellar attempt at bringing the Marvel U to the masses. The show is based in the same universe as the Marvel Films of recent history, […]

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