geeky gift guide

Last Minute Geeky Gift Guide

We’re in the home stretch of the holidays! With Hanukkah nearly done and Christmas just around the corner, I know you’re keeping an eye out for something special. I know I’ve been shopping for white elephant office parties and gifts for colleagues. This list was really hard to narrow down as there is so much […]

Happy 2nd Birthday Nerd Out!

Two years ago, Nerd Out became available in app stores. Two years and about 5 months ago I first came up with the idea of an event calendar for nerds. For those of you who haven’t heard our origin story. It all sparked when I had trouble finding events as they were scattered across different […]

From England to Hollywood: Filmmaker Oliver Ridge

Here at the Nerd Out, we love to celebrate the fact that we’re all geeks and nerds. We have our fandoms. We love movies, and comics, and sci-fi, and cosplay. Sometimes, we love to share new things with our fellow nerds, hoping they’ll enjoy the things we already love. As part of that effort, we’ll […]

Otherworlds – A Steampunk Paradise in Seattle

Shout out to the Nerd Out friends and family in the Seattle area. Are you familiar with a very special pocket dimension disguised as a retail store? That Steampunk paradise is the one and only Otherworlds. Located in Edmonds, WA, Otherworlds is a book store/tea party/gaming and music haven. Craving some Victorian Steampunk, futuristic science, or […]

Geek Girl Strong’s 1Up Your Health Challenge

Did you have a 2017 New Year’s Resolution to lose weight or get healthy? Has it already been forgotten? Fear not! Geek Girl Strong has got you covered! First of all, don’t get yourself down. Studies show that as many as 88% of people fail to meet their New Year’s Resolution, with 43% giving up […]

Valentine’s Day with Captured Aural Phantasy Theater

Love is in the Air! Join the Captured Aural Phantasy Theater (CAPT) group and the Bob Baker Marionette Theater for PUPPET COMICS LOVE, an evening of vintage Valentine treats that combines multi-media performances of vintage romance comics and the sweet seductions of the legendary, historic Bob Baker marionettes. The night includes live music and entertainment to […]

San Francisco Welcomes the Miyazaki Art Show

Hayao Miyazaki is, without a doubt, one of the most respected Japanese animation directors of all time. The prolific director, nicknamed “The Japanese Walt Disney”, has spent over 40 years making animated movies, taking on all roles including writer, director, producer, screenwriter, author, and manga artist. In 2002, film critic Roger Ebert suggested that he […]

The Defenders are Coming

It’s 2017. The Defenders are coming. I don’t know how Entertainment Weekly gets all of the Marvel scoops, but they do a terrific job. In this case, just as with plenty of superhero flicks before this, EW has our first look at the Netflix limited series that features a mashup of four Marvel heroes. The […]