Category Archives: Geek Chatter

San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Personal Schedule #SDCC

My flight leaves on Saturday for my trip to southern California.  In case you want to be where I’m at at any point, here’s my schedule. Saturday July 15th Flight from Honolulu to LAX Sunday July 16th Disneyland! Will definitely … Continue reading

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We know about Post Con Blues, but what about Pre Con Blues?

Post Con Blues (per Urban Dictionary): The depressed feeling you get after going to a convention and seeing friends. This is common.  It happens every year, especially after SDCC.  I get to see several dozen friends I only ever get to see … Continue reading

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I’ve Launched the “Queer Geek Cast” And I Need Your Help!

Hello friends! As many of you already know, I’ve launched a new podcast called the Queer Geek Cast.  You can find it on iTunes and Soundcloud!  Here’s a lovely Masterpost of all the episodes released so far including summaries, release … Continue reading

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A Letter to Supernatural Fandom, Both Past and Precariously Present

Unless you find yourself deep in the Supernatural fandom, it’s hard to explain to outsiders just how much of a family it feels like.  Sure, shipping factions or actor/character loyalists bicker and that can be a drag, but a lot … Continue reading

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Surprise! I’m into ice skating now. Like real ice skating. Not just that anime.

My love of the anime Yuri on Ice is no secret, but somehow it’s led to a very real interest in actual ice skating and, well, I guess I’m in skating fandom now.  Send help. Pictured above and to the … Continue reading

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Kawaii Kon is over. What’s next?

WOW that was quite the Kawaii Kon.  I did two panels and managed to see two others in their entirety.  I even wrote about the Steven Universe voice actor panels here: Deedee Magno Hall and Zach Callison Wow Honolulu Audience I … Continue reading

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Getting PUMPED for Gishwhes 2017

Registration is officially open for Gishwhes 2017.  This will be my seventh year playing, sixth as the captain of Team Subtext (we didn’t have team names the first year and I was not the captain).  Team Subtext has been prepping … Continue reading

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Introducing the new Conventions page!

As Kawaii Con approaches this weekend, I’ve been putting the finishing touches on my panels and reminiscing about my long history as a convention attendee.  I threw together a Conventions page to highlight my twenty years of convention attendance.

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The Oncoming Convention: Kawaii Kon 2017

This will be my third Kawaii-Kon and my tenth convention as a member of the press, but it’ll be my first time being a panelist.  Whoa nelly, this is going to be a tense weekend. Kawaii-Kon 2017 takes place April … Continue reading

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134 Days Until San Diego Comic-Con

My very first San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC) was in 2011, but my life didn’t really start to take on the annual pattern of convention season and off-season until about 2013. My trip in 2011 was an odd one.  I bought … Continue reading

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