So Quirk Books has three of these. League of Regrettable Superheroes, League of Regrettable Sidekicks (which I think just dropped), and Legion of Regrettable Super Villains. I desperately need to pick up the other two. Jon Morris writes in a lightly sarcastic style, that conveys basic information about the super villain, their main arch-nemesis, where… Read More Geek Girls Rule! #586 – Review: Legion of Regrettable Super Villains
So the Geek Husband What Rules has been watching dungeon terrain tutorials on Youtube, and has decided to get back into that. It helps that these tutorials are available and he’s no longer reinventing the wheel. He was telling me about a conversation with a friend of ours who didn’t get why he’d want to… Read More Geek Girls Rule! #584 – DIY Culture: Why?
Ok, so Tuesday night the migraine started, and lasted all day Wednesday. I went to a hair appt to get bleached with a frigging migraine. Yeah, that was fun. My stylist kept asking me if I was sure I wanted to keep going, if I was ok. I told them, “Yeah, I’m miserable anyway, I… Read More Geek Girls Rule! #583 – Holy Crap…
I am about to make someone super unhappy. Because in addition to my, I’m sure, original unsatisfactory to them response, I am about to dissect their comment here to really get into the meat of several assumptions they make and why they’re wrong. Ok, first, the comment in question: My problem is that what I… Read More Geek Girls Rule! #574 – Gatekeeping, Internalized Misogyny, and You
For the love of little green apples!!!!! That’s something my grandmother used to say, in order to avoid swearing around us when we were kids. So, one of the deleted scenes from the Captain Marvel movie is when the skeezy biker guy hits on her, he “asks” her to smile, walks up, invades her space,… Read More Geek Girls Rule! #568 – Oh, Captain Marvel’s a Villain is she?
(I really need to be better about cross-posting these so I’m not just spamming you all every three weeks.) Seriously, guys? Ugh. Ok, so there are a bunch of sad, whiny dudes who are angry that comics are not solely about their boner-feels anymore. That’s it. That is their whole motivation. They couldn’t even summon… Read More Geek Girls Rule! #567 – Comicsgate: Gamergate’s even Less Attractive Cousin
I call this a non-review because I made it less than five minutes before the gratuitous and immediately poorly handled rape as backstory to make a female character badass in the episode “Sonny’s Edge” made me turn it the fuck off. Seriously. I’d heard some mediocre to good things, and also some bad reviews. My… Read More Geek Girls Rule! #558 – Non-Review – Love, Death, & Robots