Sometimes it takes an event like Wizard World Comic Con to prove that "nerd" doesn't necessarily mean "dork" nowadays.
Tens of thousands of people swarmed the America's Center this weekend for St. Louis' first-ever Comic Con, a three-day event celebrating pop culture and science fiction. The event ... More >>
Do you hear that -- that low hum of anticipation emanating from comic book shops and Risk tournaments throughout St. Louis? That's the sound of every nerdstuff enthusiast 'gasming as they prepare for Wizard World St. Louis Comic Con, which takes place Friday, March 22-Sunday, March 24 at America's C ... More >>
Here's your weekly St. Louis bestseller list for the week ending February 10, as compiled by the St. Louis Independent Booksellers Alliance and based on sales at Left Bank Books, Main Street Books and Subterranean Books.
If you heard a strange exploding sound recently, it may have been the combust ... More >>
I'm going to need a pot of coffee, twelve jammie dodgers and a fez.Series six of Doctor Who premiered this past Saturday, April 23. Since its reboot in 2005, the show has become a worldwide favorite and is as popular as ever. The premiere also marked the first time the show was filmed in the U.S. ... More >>
Tomorrow afternoon and into the night, Atomic Cowboy will host the highly anticipated festival Hip Hoppers Holiday II. The local portion of the lineup is the cream of the live hip-hop crop: The Force, Midwest Avengers, Black Spade, Scripts 'n Screwz, Safety Words, Illphonics -- and that's jus ... More >>
Diana BenantiThe Stag Nite crowd at El Leñador on Cherokee Street. Stag Nite just might be one of South St. Louis's best kept secrets -- if you can call an event that's been going on for the past, oh, eight or nine years a secret.
Tonight, five bones grants you entrance to the place that ma ... More >>
Better Than: Playing DropkicktheFaint over and over again. It's easy to forget just
how ahead of the curve the Faint has always been. Way back in 1999,
the Omaha quintet decided to add squelching keyboards to the vanilla
guitar-bass-drums combo. The result of the band's decision (1999's
Blank-Wa ... More >>