Join the GeekFamily – Be a Contributor for GeekDad or GeekMom!

Join the GeekFamily – Be a Contributor for GeekDad or GeekMom!

Have you read stuff on GeekMom or GeekDad, and thought, “Hey, I’d like to do that too?!” Well, today’s your lucky day! We’re looking for folks to join our community and have fun creating content about the things they geek out about! Read More

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My Tim Burton Halloween Projects: The Killian Family Lantern

My Tim Burton Halloween Projects: The Killian Family Lantern

Reading Time: 3 minutes A lantern inspired ill-fated Killian family’s lantern from Tim Burton’s “Sleepy Hallow,” made from silver poster board. Image: Lisa Tate I’ve started my Tim Burton-inspired Halloween projects this month, celebrating 25 years of The Nightmare Before Christmas; last week I built the scarecrow from his bloody tale, Sleepy Hollow, loosely based… Read More

What Hints Does ‘The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina’ Comic Give Us About the Netflix Series?

What Hints Does ‘The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina’ Comic Give Us About the Netflix Series?

Reading Time: 4 minutes Image via Archie Horror Sabrina Spellman is about to bring her witchy ways to our television screens once again, but viewers looking for a repeat of Sabrina the Teenage Witch from the days of TGIF past are going to find themselves visiting a very different story. Netflix’s upcoming The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina is… Read More

Oz Comic-Con 2018: A Story of Geek Respect

Oz Comic-Con 2018: A Story of Geek Respect

Reading Time: 5 minutes About a month ago, fellow GeekMom writer Karen Walsh wrote an article about “Feeling Conned After the Con.” It was an excellent article, warning against merchants at geeky conventions who are only after the “easy” geeky dollar. As the appeal of the geek market grows, so too does the number of… Read More

From Dress-Up Box to Cosplay Stash

From Dress-Up Box to Cosplay Stash

Reading Time: 2 minutes Apparently she’s always liked dressing as tough Scandinavians. What finally convinced my daughter to clean her room this weekend was the suspicion that there might be a cat-ear headband buried in the dress-up box buried under… everything else, and Halloween is only a couple weeks away. The dress-up box hadn’t originally… Read More

WCP: Hellboy and His Movies

WCP: Hellboy and His Movies

Jake + Mitch share their love of Hellboy and the unique discovery that he may be the most universally beloved big-screen comic icon. After all, who doesn’t love Ron Perlman as the big red guy in GDT’s two installments? And yet, the buzz surrounding next year’s reboot is inherently positive. Read More

8 Halloween Reads to Make Your October Spooktacular

8 Halloween Reads to Make Your October Spooktacular

Reading Time: 12 minutes Halloween Reads for All Ages, Image: Sophie Brown In this collection of Halloween reads there’s something for kids, teens, and adults, whether you prefer your October filled with silliness, spooks, or full-on scares. I’ve had a lot of fun reading these books (and spooked myself by reading some of them alone… Read More