Geek and Alternative Pop Culture

My Love/Hate Relationship with Comic Con

My Love/Hate Relationship with Comic Con

Jul 28, 2014

Richard explains why as much as he loves being at Comic Con, he has chosen to stay away for the past couple of years.

Grimm Fairy Tales Reaches Landmark Issue 100

Grimm Fairy Tales Reaches Landmark Issue 100

Jul 16, 2014

With Grimm Fairy Tales reaching issue #100 this week, Richard looks back at his love for the series since it began with issue #1 in 2005.

Mario Kart 8 Happy Meals but No Luigi Death Stare

Mario Kart 8 Happy Meals but No Luigi Death Stare…

Jul 14, 2014

Richard was all excited about seeing Mario Kart 8 Happy Meal toys at McDonald’s… until he saw what Luigi looked like on his figure.

Ensnared by the Charms of Dungeon Master at Anime Expo 2014

Ensnared by the Charms of Dungeon Master at Anime Expo 2014

Jul 13, 2014

For quite some time now, Daniel, my brother-in-law for those of you who don’t already know, has been pushing Dezi and I to attend Dungeon Master, a local Los Angeles interactive fantasy/adventure show which encourages audience participation in their shows… kind of like LARPing for an audience that gets to join in but not really. (It’s is actually much more...

Why Playing with Dolls is a Good Thing According to Danny Choo

Why Playing with Dolls is a Good Thing According to Danny Choo

Jul 10, 2014

One of the most impressive things Richard saw at Anime Expo was the Mirai Suenaga Smart Doll by Danny Choo of Culture Japan. Get some information regarding this new tech in this Pop Cults exclusive article.

My Favorites, the Surprises, and the Worst of E3 2014

My Favorites, the Surprises, and the Worst of E3 2014

Jun 22, 2014

So after days of analyzing everything he saw at E3 2014, Richard comes up with a list of his favorite games and peripherals, the best surprises and the worst aspect of the expo. And, as always, the games that were MIA from the show.