Yo-kai (Toys) Are Everywhere!

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When I first began talking about the arrival of Japanese super-property ‘Yo-kai Watch’ here in the New World, I truly wondered if American kids could possibly grow to love these distinctly eastern ghosts and ghoulies. If my children are any indication, the answer is a resounding yes. Continue reading

Same Geek Channel: ‘Legends of Tomorrow’ Episode 1.03 “Blood Ties”


Still in 1975, Rip attempts to weaken Savage while Captain Cold leads his own mission to change history. Continue reading

6 Animated Shows You’ll Actually Like Watching With Kids

Watching TV with the family is a time-honored tradition... there must be something we'd all like to watch.

These 6 animated shows are perfect to watch and enjoy with your kids. Get some family time with stories and characters that are interesting and fun to watch for everyone! Continue reading

Same Geek Channel: ‘Legends of Tomorrow’ Episode 1.02 “Pilot, Part 2”


Break down the second half of the season premiere and talk about where you hope the show goes from here with us. Continue reading

Heroes & Villains Fan Fest Thrives Despite a Winter Storm

Arrow panel at HVFF NY 2016.

Heroes & Villains Fan Fest is a great, family-friendly event, and well worth attending. The team obviously put a lot of heart into planning and running the show, and they did a great job despite the weather adversity. Continue reading

5 New Family-Friendly Streaming Titles for February

New episodes of "The Amazing World of Gumball" are set for streaming in February. (Courtesy of Cartoon Network)

Hours of new movies and television shows are about to debut on streaming services in February. Here’s your regular GeekDad guide to what to add to your family’s watchlist. Continue reading

DC Comics Brings Back Classic Saturday Morning Characters – But Different

Wait for it...
Source: Entertainment Weekly/DC Comics.

How come no-one does anything with the classic Hanna-Barbera characters, you ask? For good or ill, someone is. Continue reading

Same Geek Channel: ‘Legends of Tomorrow’ Episode 1.01 “Pilot, Part 1”


The CW finally launches the premiere of “Legends of Tomorrow”. Did it love up to your expectations? What your hopes for the new series? Continue reading

‘Adventure Time: Stakes!’ Gets Right to the Heart of Marceline


There are, in my opinion, two core elements that explain the continued success of the ‘Adventure Time’ property: the wonderfully charming characters and the enigmatic nature of the Land of Ooo. Thankfully, both are on full display in the franchise’s newest mini-series, ‘Stakes!’ Continue reading

Kickstarter Alert: ‘Power of Grayskull’ MOTU Documentary

Power of Grayskull documentary kickstarter

More than thirty years after the protector of Eternia debuted on the small screen, a documentary feature titled ‘Power of Grayskull: The Definitive History of He-Man and the Masters of the Universe’ seeks to share the creation and overwhelming cultural appeal with a little help from fans. Continue reading