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.
2014 was a great year for seeing some beautiful and kick-ass ladies. Sci-fi and fantasy were very generous to us this year. Well, this year and a little bit of 2013 as well. This list is a bit more mixed than the male one. The actresses on this list Read More
2014 has given us many great new sci-fi and fantasy shows and movies. We’ve also been introduced to new and great characters in existing franchises. Really, it’s been a great year for eye candy. The actors playing our favorite characters have brought Read More
One of the best new book series I began this year is the Chicagoland Vampires series. The titles are campy, the storylines amazing, and the characters wonderfully entertaining. You might think, Not another vampire book with a snarky heroine. I mean, the Read More
Soon, the final installment of The Hobbit will be marching into theaters. Thoughts harken to the new movie and back to the original The Lord of The Rings trilogy. They take me back to my first LOTR crush. I highlighted Legolas last year but this time Read More
As a former cosplayer, I notice what people are wearing in movies and television — especially television, since I don’t hit the movies that often. There have been some great fantasy shows that have cropped up over the years and they have fantastic Read More
Once Upon a Time is great about introducing characters that are interesting and then you never see them again. One of my favorites has not been seen since season two. Of course, I understand the actor needed time to film a certain Marvel movie but I Read More
The day of overeating and sleeping on the couch afterwards is upon us. Time to loosen our belts and get ready to dig into some delicious foods. It’s also time for a crushworthy remix. I’ve picked some of the most interesting characters you can bring to Read More
I love the show Arrow — even down to Oliver’s constant brooding. However, there is one character on the show that drives me insane. I liked her at first, I really did. It seemed like she was eventually going to be one of the coolest female heroines in Read More
I remember watching the announcement of the new Doctor on BBC. I was secretly hoping for a woman when this older guy came out. That older guy was Peter Capaldi, a Scottish actor who I didn’t know a thing about. I didn’t scream out in horror or refuse to Read More
This week’s crushworthy character is a DC Comics classic and cultural icon. I remember sitting in front of the television watching the reruns on television. I thought she was one of the coolest ladies in the universe. She hung out with Batman and Read More
Final Fantasy is known for its heroes and heroines. They are extremely pretty and have sword skills that go beyond their teenage years. And a majority of these heroes are angsty. I mean, you're lucky if they smile once during the game. But there is one Read More
Werewolf legends have been around since humans began telling stories. The mythos has evolved with time and cultural changes — and also with the imaginations of authors. I haven’t read as many werewolf novels as I have vampire ones. I do have a few books Read More
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