Xopher Reed

I Was Wrong About Sword Art Online

I Was Wrong About Sword Art Online

I have a confession to make, I was very, very rude towards Sword Art Online’s fans for a while. I now hope to repent for those sins. Just a warning though, I will be talking up to the end of the first season so spoilers ahoy! First things first, I apologize for being such a […]

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Elvira Returns to Hulu

Elvira Returns to Hulu

Elvira, Mistress of the Dark, is headed to Hulu in a reboot of her classic Movie Macabre series. Starting on the 19th of October, she will be hosting “13 Nights of Elvira” where she will introduce and hopefully interrupt/lampoon the movies (if she follows the classic trend). So far they plan on showing Cannibal Women […]

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Z-Nation “Puppies and Kittens” – Review

Z-Nation “Puppies and Kittens” – Review

Syfy, bless them, they’re trying really hard to become a truly great network. I’ve been a fan of their shows for many many years considering I used to watch when they were Sci-Fi and used to show great cartoons on the weekend (Robotech being the big one for me). Lately, I’ve been lapping up Defiance […]

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Saying “I’m a Gamer” is Not Wrong

Saying “I’m a Gamer” is Not Wrong

I have a condition. I’m too comfortable accepting labels for who I am. The big difference is that I don’t make who I am say to the world WHAT I am. There might be some confusion with that last statement, but please give me a second to try to explain.Labels, regardless of whether they’re assigned […]

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Fate/stay night: Unlimited Blade Works Headed to Crunchyroll and Hulu

Fate/stay night: Unlimited Blade Works Headed to Crunchyroll and Hulu

Starting October 4, Fate/stay night: Unlimited Blade Works TV anime series will begin streaming in English speaking countries via Hulu and Crunchyroll. For those keeping score, that is the same day the show premieres in Japan. As for exact time that they’ll air on the services that has yet to be seen. The anime will […]

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Rambo Returns For Final Volume

Rambo Returns For Final Volume

The last Rambo movie came out way back in 2008 and was a rather surprising success in the box office as the investment of 50 million earned back that much and then some, to the tune of 113 million. That’s not too shabby for the fourth movie in a series. I bring all this up […]

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A Small Update on Venom’s Movie

A Small Update on Venom’s Movie

You might not have heard, or it slipped under the radar because it’s not one of the Marvel Cinematic Universe proper releases, but Sony Pictures has indeed greenlit a Venom movie and the writer/director Alex Kurtzman had the following to say about what we can expect: The idea is that you can do things with […]

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The REAL Batmobile

The REAL Batmobile

Not to be outdone by people seeing and taking pictures of the Batmobile from Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice randomly parked on set of the new movie, Zack Snyder has posted a still picture that blows the other three away. Mr. Snyder went to social media and had the following to say about the […]

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SLCC 2014 – Anime and Manga: A Cultural Perspective

SLCC 2014 – Anime and Manga: A Cultural Perspective

The topic for Anime and Manga: A Cultural Perspective was supposed to be our thoughts on why anime and manga have done so well in America and what differences Japan has over America when it comes to our cultures. Luckily for me, one of the panelists that joined me on stage had spent some time […]

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SLCC 2014 – Anime Gone Global Panel

SLCC 2014 – Anime Gone Global Panel

For my second anime panel at Salt Lake Comic Con, I was in an excellent group of knowledgeable peers in from the community. Our topic this time around? Anime Gone Global! We started the discussion off simply enough explaining why we think that anime has gained in popularity so much over the last 30 years […]

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SLCC 2014 – Pop Culture’s Influence on Comedy

SLCC 2014 – Pop Culture’s Influence on Comedy

Immediately following the Geekshow Podcast Live panel that I attended, I shuffled across the hall over to what I was sure to be a very informative panel regarding how Pop Culture has invaded my one true love, comedy. Some of you might not know this about me, but I have set a goal of getting […]

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Fox Orders Minority Report Pilot

Fox Orders Minority Report Pilot

If you ever had your hopes up that there would be a television series based on the movie Minority Report from 2002, well I’m glad to say that there’s a good chance it’s on the way as Fox has ordered a pilot episode from Paramount Television and Steven Spielberg’s production company. The show, if ever […]

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SLCC 2014 – Geekshow Podcast LIVE

SLCC 2014 – Geekshow Podcast LIVE

There’s a local geek podcast for us Utah-centric geeks that’s been around longer than this site has been active that has not only one of the largest audiences, but one of the most unapologetic panels in the world that have a combined knowledge of geek culture that would encompass over 100 years. To say that […]

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SLCC 2014 – Cary Elwes Panel

SLCC 2014 – Cary Elwes Panel

I’ve finally figured out what I’ve been doing wrong when it comes to conventions over the last couple of years. For some reason I wasn’t have as much fun as others seemed to be having. Turns out I was doing it so horribly wrong. You actually have to attend panels in order to have a […]

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Under The Dog Anime Kickstarter Beats Goal

Under The Dog Anime Kickstarter Beats Goal

I’ve been following a Kickstarter campaign for an independently produced anime by Creative Intelligent Arts for a little bit now and I’m glad to report that The sci-fi title Under The Dog has met and beat it’s goal of $580,000. The anime, which will be directed by Masahiro Ando (Blast of Tempest) and will feture […]