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.
Brandon Sanderson's Mistborn series is a true fantasy classic with iconic characters. The books take us into the world of Allomancers and legends. One of the best aspects about the series is that the main protagonist is a female. Vin Venture is an Read More
With the release of the remastered Skyrim, dragon slaying has become cool again. I wanted to cover a new topic as well. Dragon slayers have a long tradition in our imaginations. St. George is one of the most famous historical dragon slayers in fiction. Read More
I felt like I should check out the show iZombie when the series made it onto Netflix. I don't regret that decision. The show is good with an interesting premise. It also has an array of interesting characters to get invested in. I don't think I've Read More
Halloween is near, but there are plenty of times we've been scared by scary things during other occasions of the year. I asked around to see what the scariest thing people have watched, read, or played was. Read More
Halloween is my favorite Fandomania month. I can spotlight many supernatural characters for this column. I've covered vampires, werewolves, warlocks/wizards, and witches extensively. I felt it was time to give other types of supernatural beings a Read More
The thing I love about this column is not only is it a celebration of characters we love but an introduction to characters people can love. I've recently fallen in love with this book character, along with the entire story. I think I fell in love with Read More
Conventions are a great place to wear costumes, watch panels, and commune with all your favorite fandoms. They're also a place where dreams come true for fans. This can take the form of getting that autograph you've always wished for or spotting your Read More
I've been reading The Southern Vampire Mysteries, the books which True Blood is based on, and they are more entertaining than the show in many ways. Mostly, the characters featured on the show are more likable in the books. However, we have featured Read More
Fall is the time for new television shows and for movie studios to throw out some big hits before the year ends. To me, this fall's new offerings seem smaller than last year's. However, there are some picks that look interesting and I look forward to Read More
Playing the HD Remaster of the Uncharted games made me realize what a true gem they really are. The games are just plain fun with a great cast of characters. The column has covered its hero, Nathan Drake, but now it's time to write about his better Read More
Being a nerd or an avid fandom follower is not the hidden shame it once was. With people running around playing Pokémon Go and convention attendance growing, people are finding themselves in a large family of like-minded people. Mostly thanks to the Read More
From sci-fi show shows to historical dramas, some opening theme songs are just awesome. You may start humming along or get misty-eyed when you hear them. Perhaps you can name that tune just from the opening bars. Opening theme songs are meant to set the Read More
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