Category Archive: nerd

Dec
29

The New Jumanji Movie Showed Me How I Should Have Gotten Through My Youth

No teen should ever feel like quitting. *Spoiler-free thoughts* We all go through it. Some of us have regrets. But youth, and specifically high school, can be seen as an adventure. Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle expresses how trust, openness and friendship can be the biggest weapon against social anxieties. It’s the characters’ teamwork in …

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Dec
21

I Used The Force on Rian Johnson

It affirmed my reaction to Star Wars: The Last Jedi. *Spoiler-free thoughts* To be clear, these thoughts aren’t based on an interview. Just personal insight and humour. So, trust me. You learn a lot when you’re in someone’s head. Enough to have a deep understanding of a Writer/Director’s choices on a big, new, highly anticipated …

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Nov
19

Justice League – All Fun

Justice League is finally here! While all the new DC movies have made a lot of money at the box office, they were incredibly divisive with critics and fans (with the exception of Wonder Woman – which everyone loved). People either really enjoyed Man of Steel, Batman V Superman, Suicide Squad, or they really hated …

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Nov
14

Does Anyone Care About Creativity and Innovation Anymore?

Are you getting sick of the same old movies that just focus on building franchises, cinematic universes and spinoffs? Are you sick of video games bombarding you with micro-transactions, DLCs, and multi-player options? If so, you know who to blame right? Us! The Fast and Furious, Transformers, and even our beloved comicbook movies generate billions …

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Sep
04

A Guide to Fan Expo

Fan Expo is a great event that happens in Toronto every year on Labour Day weekend. You can dress up like it’s Halloween and meet your favourite TV actors, movie stars, comic book artists, and voice actors. Every year, there are different exhibitions for everyone to enjoy: Thor Ragnarak costume display, Stephen King’s It – …

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Jun
15

E3 2017: Who Won?

Isn’t the summer just great? Patio weather, new seasons of Orange is the New Black, blockbuster franchises at the movie theatres, Comic Con, and of course there’s E3: The Electronic Entertainment Expo. E3 is an annual event where all the big video game companies come out to show the world why we should buy their …

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Feb
14

Happy Valentine’s Day!

Happy Valentine’s Days Nerds! Here are some Nerdy cards we whipped up for you! Enjoy!

Dec
20

Rogue One: A Star Wars Triumph

Christmas came early this year because Disney just gave us the best gift anyone could’ve asked for – Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. It’s the prequel to the Original Trilogy that we’ve all been waiting for, but more importantly, it’s one of the best movies from the entire series – yes that’s right, it’s up …

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Dec
14

Batman: The Telltale Series

Battman: The Telltale Series is the latest entry from the creators of the popular video games: The Wolf Among Us, The Walking Dead – Season 1, The Walking Dead – Season 2, and Game of Thrones . While the game is super fun and a real dream come true when you’re suited up as the dark knight, the game is no …

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Jun
23

Defending Voltron’s Legacy

Netflix is quickly becoming a very serious contender with their ever-growing list of Original Netflix-exclusive programming, one of the most recent additions being a sweeeet reboot of a beloved childhood classic, Voltron – Legacy Defender. I had the pleasure of blasting through all 11 action packed episodes last week when it was released, and now …

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