GenderWatch: Comics Alliance gets female comic bloggers and commentators to talk about the "Geek Girl" phenomenon of late.
Heidi: I know that being the only girl for so long I got a lot of attention, to be honest, but I ALSO know that everyone accepted me as being smart and talented, even if I found out years later that they had a huge crush on me, which often was the case.
GenderWatch2: Chicks In Capes, edited by Lori Gentile and Karen O'Brien, a collection of prose superhero work by Nancy Holder, Debbie Viguie, Jennifer Fallon, Trinna Robbins, Gillian Horvath, Cathy Clamp, Barbara Randall Kesel, Elaine Lee, Kathe Catto, Valerie D'Orozio, K.G. McAbee, and Elizabeth Massie from Moonstone.
AppWatch: Flashpoint Companion is a new iPhone App that helps you keep track of the crossover. SO much so that you probably won't even have to buy the comics.
KickstarterWatch: Project Fabula needs your help, a sci-fi/fantasy anthology…
Yes, Project Fabula is a little bit of a throwback and showcase for storytelling that has long since passed. We hope to make each Fabula an event in itself, the aim to have a book of tales of a minimum of 150 pages per volume. We want to amaze you, to help you rediscover the wonder of stories and to share Fabula with your family and friends.
X-ForceWatch: A preliminary sketch for the cover to X-Force #1 by Riob Liefeld.
They say I am a work in progress. The fools.
And, intriguingly, Skarsgard told us that the segment wasn't directed by Thor's Kenneth Branagh, but by The Avengers' Joss Whedon. Hmm…
here is the new action-packed TV spot for X-Men: First Class.
A very sad day nerds. The Hook & Ladder 8 is on a list of New York fire houses up for closure. For those not privvy, this is the firehouse used for all of the exterior shots in Ghostbusters 1 and 2.