Being a parent these days, especially a geeky one, requires a somewhat different skill set than it did in our parents’ day. Here are 25 things we have to teach our kids that our parents never taught us. Have any more ideas? Continue reading
What do you get when you cross a Time Lord, an Earth holiday, and the BBC? The Doctor Who Christmas special, of course! Continue reading
Over the weekend our own Matt Blum discovered this delightful oddity at the Tysons Corner Mall in Northern Virginia. Continue reading
The BBC have just announce a new Doctor and the Dalek game that aims to teach players basic programming skills. Continue reading
After the success of Doctor Who‘s 50th anniversary celebration, it looks like the Beep is looking to do it again by bringing the premiere episode of season 8, “Deep Breath,” to theaters. Continue reading
(RE)Generation Who is coming to Cockeysville, Maryland (a few miles North of Baltimore), March 27–29, 2015. The GeekDads will be there. They’ve already announced that the 6th (Colin Baker) and 7th (Sylvester McCoy) incarnations of the whimsical Time Lord will be in attendance, with more guests on the horizon! Continue reading
No more teasers, though the theme of the Doctor asking Clara “Am I a good man?” is repeated here. Very very excited for the return! Continue reading
While I don’t necessarily agree with all the choices, this Elseworlds-esque sizzle reel for an alternate Doctor Who 50th Anniversary is really, really good. Continue reading
Geekdads aren’t like other dads. By our very nature we’re passionate about our interests and like to show them off whenever we can—and that means when it comes to neckwear, we like our ties geeky.
Necktie Icons by by Michela Tannoia from the Noun Project. CC BY 3.0.
We got a quick sneak peek of the covers for Titan Comics’ upcoming Doctor Who series. Both covers are drawn by the talented Alice X. Zhang do a great job of capturing both of the actors’ likenesses, though I’m partial to the tenth Doctor here.
The perfect ring to profess your love across all time and space. Continue reading
The BBC has just released an image of new Doctor Peter Capaldi in his proper costume. What do you think? Continue reading
Let the record show that 2013 saw Adam WarRock – AKA: my pal Eugene Ahn – transform from the guy who had never watched Doctor Who to the guy who couldn’t stop watching Doctor Who. Continue reading
Here’s our wish list with a Whovian holiday/winter theme. Continue reading
Vote for your favorite Doctor! Continue reading
We need heroes. I need heroes. In the wake of the death and the disillusionment of living heroes, we make up stories with heroes who live up to our values and expectations, heroes who idealize our aspirations and can only let us down if we let them. The Doctor is, in my opinion, the epitome of the hero archetype. Continue reading