ABC Brings Us ‘The Quest’

Right in time for our week on Geek Reality TV, ABC brings a new show for fantasy lovers and geeks alike. The Quest premiered last night (Thursday, July 31st) on ABC. Competitive games meet live action role-playing, or LARPing as it’s called, to meet with a fantasy world called Everrealm. The show is brought to screens from the producers of The Lord of the Rings trilogy and the producers of The Amazing Race. Continue reading “ABC Brings Us ‘The Quest’”

Meet The Jim Henson’s Creature Shop Challenge

It is the stuff dreams are made of. From Sesame Street to Labyrinth, from The Muppets to The Dark Crystal; Jim Henson and his crew were responsible for driving so much creativity into a lot of people’s minds. Thanks to the efforts of his family, this great art form has not been lost to history. A new show on SyFy is highlighting this art form with a new reality show, Jim Henson’s Creature Shop Challenge. Continue reading “Meet The Jim Henson’s Creature Shop Challenge”

Firefly Online: To Love or Not to Love

Despite the television series being cancelled over ten years ago, Firefly is still a well-beloved series that many thought was cancelled too early. The series has spawned one official movie,Serenity, as well as comic books and a roleplaying game. That love is not over as QMx Online is setting up to bring the ‘verse to the video game world withFirefly Online. Continue reading “Firefly Online: To Love or Not to Love”

Grab PayDay: The Heist for Free

Enjoy the PayDay series? Well get ready and mark your calendars. Overkill Software is giving away free copies ofPayDay: The Heist on one day and one day only. This free download will be available in a 24-hour window on October 18th. This is all a part of their Crimefest promotion for their Steam community group to celebrate the three year anniversary of the game’s release. Continue reading “Grab PayDay: The Heist for Free”

10 Better Ways to Launch New Thor Than On ‘The View’

The new Marvel series on Thor features a female as the newest holder of Mjölnir (Thor’s Hammer). The announcement on the new series came to the news by way of the morning talk show, The View. Sure, Disney owns both Marvel and ABC so its understandable that they would use their own network to release the information, but there are several ways that would’ve been so much better thanThe View. Let’s take a look at a few of those. Continue reading “10 Better Ways to Launch New Thor Than On ‘The View’”

Pokemon: Symphonic Evolutions Concert Debuts in August

Spend a night being delighted by the sounds from Pokémon with the Pokémon: Symphonic Evolutions live orchestral concert. The tour kicks off August 15th in Washington, DC, right in time for the Pokémon World Championships. The concert tour will continue in Philadelphia and other cities not yet released. The première of Pokémon: Symphonic Evolutions will be held at Warner Theater in DC. Continue reading “Pokemon: Symphonic Evolutions Concert Debuts in August”