THE GREAT DEBATE -- Episode 107 -- Pictured: (l-r) Baron Vaughn, Maude Garrett, Ify Nwadiwe, Jonah Ray, Matt Kirshen -- (Photo by: Richie Knapp/SYFY)

The Great Debate Exclusive Clip: SYFY Wire Takes Us Behind the Scenes

The fine folks over at SYFY WIRE have sent us this behind the scenes video that will give you a taste of what you can expect from the universe’s greatest geeks Just push that lil old play button. WIRE's The Great Debate is from B17 Entertainment, an Industrial Media company, and is executive produced by[...]


Cosplay Left Me Before I Left the Cosplay Community [OPINION]

So this is the true story of why I left the cosplay community… You may want to put your seatbelt on, because this story is going to get a little bumpy. Now, if you're unaware, cosplay is a hobby where people dress up as in costumes, generally of characters from comics or movies or tv […]


COSPLAY 9-1-1: 5 Things This Cosplayer Needs You to Know Before NYCC [OPINION]

Hi there! This is your friendly neighborhood cosplay kid here, Always Adriel Cosplay. I'm not in the game so much anymore, but before I was a world-renowned television commentator/reviewer for Bleeding Cool? I was super active in it not so long ago and still hold costuming, conventions, and the culture close to my heart. For […]

30 Photos From NYC's Patches & Pins Expo 2018

Event reporting by Bleeding Cool contributor Alejandra Bodden; event photographs from Bodden and staff member Ray Flook Purveyors of pins, patches, art, and fashion made their out to the west side of New York City on Saturday for Patches & Pins Expo (P&P), sponsored by Culture Club, Kneehigh Horror, Johnny Cupcakes, Rockstar Energy Drink, and […]

CONFIRMED: ReedPOP Acquires UK-based MCM Comic Con

Update: Original Forbes report from Rob Salkowitz is attributed/linked. Confirming what Bleeding Cool had been reporting on as far back as May 2017 and as recently as this past weekend (here and here), pop culture event organizer ReedPOP (a division of Reed Exhibitions) announced that it is acquiring MCM. MCM is the organization responsible for the […]

LGBTQ Writers And Creators Talk Queer Pop Culture At NYCC 2017

Rosilyne Bean wrote from New York Comic Con 2017: New York Times tech columnist and book review editor Jude Biersdorfer hosted this year's Queer Pop Culture panel at NYCC. She was joined by several artists, activists, and cosplayers in discussion of their experiences and work in the community. David Barclay Moore was there to discuss his […]

Keep Your Pants On: The Girl – Or The Guy – Who Waited

Kate Kotler and Elliott Serrano write for Bleeding Cool; Kate is out sick this week, so sit back as Elliott shares some thoughts about waiting, Doctor Who and the mythos of "soul mates" and "love at first sight" with you… "You know when sometimes you meet someone so beautiful and then you actually talk to […]

Internal Continuity – A New Stage For The Geek Chorus

Three Geeks meets Big Bang Theory meets.,. more Big Bang Theory. That inspiration allows the play to mine humor not just from the protagonists' peculiar hobbies, offered Behrend, but also organically from their characters "The comedy starts out very specific, observing these developmentally stunted guys and their geeky interests.. but then becomes much[...]

Geek Girl On The Street Reports: The Geek Tipping Point

Their argument: being a geek is about passion...To the slightly ridiculous statement of Alexandra Petri via The Washingtion Post: Will Rogers said that “we can’t all be heroes because someone has to sit on the curb and clap as they go by.” The same once applied to geeks We couldn’t all be geeks because someone[...]