Sean Z

Sean Z stumbled upon internet fandom in the early 2000s, and has been reading fanfic and liking fanart ever since. When he’s not researching fandom, he enjoys listening to video game music, playing boardgames, and writing code.

She-Ra, Fandom, and Diversity in Media at ECCC

Last weekend at Emerald City Comic Con, I managed to chat briefly with Noelle Stevenson on fandom safety, and diversity…

Senior LEGO Designer Stuart Harris Discusses Design and His Career

The LEGO designer talks about how exhibits like the LEGO House come together and the challenges and rewards of large-scale…

Favorite LEGO creations from Bricks Cascade 2019

Portland's 'Bricks Cascade,' now in its eighth year, drew over 8000 public attendees to look at over 800 unique creations…

Fun With Fountain Pens: A Beginners Guide, With Extra Notes for Lefties

Why should you try a fountain pen? GeekDad Sean Z tells us!

LionForge to Continue Voltron Comics But Will Not Deviate From the Television Ending – UPDATED!

The next volume of "Voltron" comics will take place in final season and will feature both the Atlas and Voltron…

How the End of ‘Voltron Legendary Defender’ Exemplifies the Quarantining of Queerness in Animation

A brief history of LGBTQ depictions in animation, and how the final season of Voltron failed queer fans.

Toxic Fandom: When Criticism and Entitlement Go Too Far

Many parents and their kids are becoming more and more immersed in the fandoms surrounding their favorite shows, movies, and…