Category Archives: Cool Stuff

Now I Have a Reason to Get an XBox One or PS4 (Maybe)

I have not made the change to a “better” console for gaming yet. I’m still using my trusty old XBox 360 (and occasionally the PS3) for all of my console gaming needs. And for me, it handles the task nicely. … Continue reading

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‘Batman vs. The Terminator’

Time flies. Or is time a flat circle? I get those mixed up. Anyway, it’s been many days since I last put something here and I know it’s time to fix that. I do have an excuse, however. Personal stuff. … Continue reading

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8-Bit ‘Kick-Ass’

I’m a fan of all-things Kick-Ass. I thought the comic by Mark Millar and John Romita, Jr. was great and the movie, directed by Matthew Vaughn and starring Aaron Johnson, Chole Moritz and Nicholas Cage, captured the spirit of the … Continue reading

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Scooby Doo Walking Dead

More often than not, you come across things on the Internets that are lame and not worth the time it took you to see them and decide they were lame. Things like that are a waste of time and that … Continue reading

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Think ‘Pacific Rim’ Is Total Fantasy? Meet Atlas

Yes, the movie Pacific Rim is out today and yes, it features giant monsters called Kaiju who we humans fight with giant, mechanized, human-piloted robots we build called Jaegers. And sure, the idea that monsters come from wherever they come … Continue reading

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LEGO Super Star Destroyer Timelapse

I’ve been into LEGO since before it was cool. Back when the blocks were bigger and they only had a few basic colors. In fact, I still have some of my original sets of blocks. One day I will get … Continue reading

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David Fincher’s New Calvin Klein Ad

This new ad for Calvin Klein is directed by David Fincher and features an actress he likes to work with quite a bit: Rooney Mara. Gotta say, it’s pretty impressive. To me, this is an almost perfect ad. I say … Continue reading

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Is ‘RWBY’ the Future of Animation?

Taking a break from all the iOS 7 hubbub, I came across this trailer for an upcoming animated series from the Rooster Teeth Network called RWBY. I think it looks pretty amazing, and it should. The man behind it is … Continue reading

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Batman 1972

I love it when artists take chances and spin known subjects or concepts in new and different directions. Today’s example is from artist Francesco Francavilla as he takes the iconic Batman and reimagines him as a 70′s blaxploitation anti-hero. Check … Continue reading

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‘The History of Typography’ – An Animated Short

Among the many reasons I consider myself a geek is my love of fonts and typography. I love the way type and graphics look when laid out properly on a page. I’m not sure where it comes from, but I’ve … Continue reading

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What Your Coffee Says About You

Continuing a fine tradition of coffee-related posts, I’ve got another one for you. This one is a new, handy chart that tells you just what the coffee beverage you order says about you as a person. Check it out below. … Continue reading

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‘Star Wars’ In the Kitchen

To be clear, I don’t cook very many things and I don’t think I’ve ever baked. However, seeing these may cause me to start. In short, these are pretty awesome. Check out all the possibilities right here.

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