Realize Your Inner Super Heroines at Geek Girl Strong

Realize Your Inner Super Heroines at Geek Girl Strong

In every story, every protagonist is met with challenges and usually they need some help. (Luke Skywalker needed more than one person!) So a guide has to step in with a plan. (“Feel the force Luke…”) The protagonist must answer this call to act for the story to continue. The action they take will either […]

Get Geeky at Geeky Teas in Los Angeles

Get Geeky at Geeky Teas in Los Angeles

Geeky Teas is one of my favorite nerdy locations in Los Angeles! Not only do they have amazing fandom inspired teas (I got the Buffy one), but they host a number of events! Geek Teas Events Doctor Whosday, Nerd Knit Night, Free to Play Tabletop, and more! They have a room just for gaming! How […]

Dear Lovely Nerd Out App Supporter

Dear Lovely Nerd Out App Supporter

Exactly one year ago today I came up with the idea of Nerd Out. I was driving on my way home from work when it hit me. My life has changed completely since that moment. For those of you who don’t know, I thought up the app because of my blog, Your Friend Elle. I […]

QueersPlay Cosplay Challenging Stereotypes

QueersPlay Cosplay Challenging Stereotypes

QueersPlay Cosplay was founded in 2014 by cosplayers Kimber Brightheart and Dommenique Dumptrux. To challenge the toxic masculinity, homophobia, misogyny, transphobia, and transmisogyny that often runs rampant in convention culture. Today QueersPlay has 6 queer and transgender collaborative members. Including the co-founders, Ari Stanley, Paige Elise, Malice Aforethought, and Leigh Hellman. QueersPlay aims to create safer […]

Women In Comics NYC Collective International

Women In Comics NYC Collective International

When I am asked how Women in Comics NYC Collective International, (WinC NYC for short), was formed, I always try to keep my answer concise for the interviewer’s sake. But it is so much more than the sum of its basic parts: We are industry professionals, we love comics, and we are women. What we […]

I Will Never Grow Up Gaming

I Will Never Grow Up Gaming

I Will Never Grow Up is a small hobby company with big ambitions. Started in 2012 by a couple of goofy but avid tabletop gamers looking to share their passion with the world. In the beginning I Will Never Grow Up was meant to be a game review, and casual hobby news website with a […]

Comics4Kids at Comikaze 2015

Comics4Kids at Comikaze 2015

Comikaze was Nerd Out’s first booth at a convention! And what a convention it was! We had an excellent time at Comikaze! All three days we had fantastic nerds, cosplayers, and fans coming by! We had loads of giveaways including goodie bags, stickers, post cards, and candy. We also raffled off a basket full of […]

Download to Donate for #DubSmashWars

Download to Donate for #DubSmashWars

Last month we took part in celebrating 50 years of Shield! The Marvel Report and Nerd Out helped to bring awareness to the #DubSmashWars. The DubSmash Wars started between the cast of Agent Carter and Agents of SHIELD in an effort to have the best DubSmash. Using the challenge to raise money for charity. SHIELD supporting […]

Cosplay Dreams 3D, A Love Letter to Cosplay

Cosplay Dreams 3D, A Love Letter to Cosplay

Cosplay Dreams 3D documentary film takes the world of cosplay and breaks it down into its simplest form. What draws people to cosplay, what they love about cosplay, and what they have taken away from their experiences encompass the heart of the film. This structure makes it an easily digestible film for those who are […]

The Marvel Report at Long Beach Comic Con

The Marvel Report at Long Beach Comic Con

This past weekend I was honored to be asked to be a part of The Marvel Report at Long Beach Comic Con. The Marvel Report is a new fan based group that provides the latest on Marvel movies and TV news! Lauren Gallaway, who is a dear friend of ours, is a big part of […]