Mandi is a would-be writer who enjoys nerdy things. She lives in Georgia but she wishes to live many other places as well. Just not anywhere with a zombie infestation. Thanks to books, games, and movies she can live many lives. She hopes she can share with you all her favorite nerd things.
Few book series have surprised me more than Sarah J. Maas's A Court of Thorns and Roses. The first book was pretty good but the series became more amazing as the books went along. I was also amazed at the gender roles in the books and how they are Read More
Welcome to my new series! It's a column exploring different types of fun and interesting fandoms. Fandom gets a bad reputation nowadays. People tear each other to shreds. I want to focus more on the good aspects. There are so many things to love in the Read More
Strong female leads are my favorite to write about. I especially like leads who keep fighting no matter how hard things get. The character in today's article is about as imperfect as you can get. She fights, she drinks, and she seeks the truth. Jessica Read More
Howdy folks! I admittedly keep my ears occupied at work by listening to podcasts. Hey, I write for a living and my brain is buried in history all day. I need a brain cleanser with podcasts. I'm always trying out new ones. Some have failed to entertain Read More
Fandoms require a great deal of devotion and energy. There may come a point where you just aren't into one anymore. I had a family member ask about what mangas are good for middle schoolers. I drew a blank. I responded with One Piece. I felt that was a Read More
Who hasn't fallen in love with the Netflix phenomenon Stranger Things? It's an amazing show on so many levels. It harkens back to our childhoods, at least if you were a child of the '80s or even early '90s. It also brings back some of our favorite Read More
After a year, I finally got a new game in the form of Assassin’s Creed Origins. I watched game trailers beforehand and I was definitely intrigued. AC Syndicate was amazing and definitely redemptive from other franchise mistakes. I wa Read More
When the first Universal monsters appeared on the screen, people were terrified. Nowadays, the horror genre continually tries to outdo itself with monstrous creatures. None match the initial fright of when Dracula, Frankenstein, the Wolf Man, and the Read More
I've said this 100 times, but October is my favorite month at Fandomania. I love crafting articles around spooky things. This installment is about podcasts to send some chills down your spine. The podcasts on this list range from good old-fashioned Read More
I came across a Facebook post my friend Rachel wrote that sparked this article. It was her 6 a.m. musings about Sailor Moon and the lack of father figures in the show. After getting the go ahead to use thoughts in an article, I proceeded to write. Every Read More
This column is a bit different than Crushworthy Characters. This series will have a wider range of features. The characters will be inspiring, deplorable, or just plain interesting for a myriad of reasons. It takes out the element that all characters Read More
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