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 >>
Halloween is the time where it's acceptable to wallow in the creepy, the crawly, the dark, and the macabre. Sounds like the themes of heavy metal, year-round! Here then, are those most spine-tingliest metal album covers, for your All Hallow's Eve viewing pleasure. Step inside...
By Jason Roche
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I'm rereading the first 40 or so issues of The Walking Dead comics, since The Walking Dead TV show returns to AMC this Sunday, October 14. I'm super-psyched about the third season -- my friends are developing a drinking game around how many times Carl gets lost, and I'm more than ready to see Rick G ... More >>
Word out of Kansas City is that our frenemy city has applied for a $25 million federal grant to help build a $101 million streetcar line connecting Crowne Center (25th Street) to the River Market (Third Street), which is roughly the same dollar amount the Loop Trolley project was awarded back in ... More >>
The NHL season is coming to a close, and the St. Louis Blues -- excuse me, that should be Your First Place St. Louis Blues -- are getting ready for their final push to the finish line. There's plenty on the line for the Blues, who currently sit atop both the Western Conference and the NHL as ... More >>
Social media fuels a lot of things in this day and age, but perhaps nothing quite like the modern-day nerd. After only four or five days on Facebook, Timothy Scherer's geek bar brain child, The 8-Bit Bar, has already garnered more than 1,000 fan page "likes." Scherer, along with the help of his sign ... More >>
Image viaWhile many people are making resolutions and thinking about how to improve their lives (or simply have more fun), there are those among us who would simply like to forget the whole damn year.
Maybe you lost your job. Maybe your relationship ended. Maybe you're still trying to figure ... More >>