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American Horror Story: Roanoke, Chapter One

Roanoke

Do you like this post?  ****SPOILER ALERT**** PLEASE DO NOT CONTINUE TO READ UNLESS YOU HAVE WATCHED THE MOST RECENT EPISODE OF AMERICAN HORROR STORY:  ROANOKE, CHAPTER ONE   YOU HAVE BEEN WARNED     Months of teaser trailers that led us off the trail. Cast interviews were non-existent. We …

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After 20 Years Cardcaptor Sakura Soars Anew!

Do you like this post?Cardcaptors always expect the unexpected, but the revival of the beloved series is a welcome surprise.     Cardcaptor Sakura is opening a brand new book – 20 years after it was first published in 1996! Sakura and her friends never truly left thanks to guest …

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Anime Fest 2016

Do you like this post?Anime Fest was held at the Sheraton Dallas Hotel on August 12th-15th. I arrived with my friends at the hotel Friday afternoon and it was the most clustered I had seen the hotel all weekend. Parking and valet garage full, about a 15 minute wait to …

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Orange

Do you like this post?It was a day similar to any other as I sat scrolling through Crunchyroll’s current line-up. I happened across ‘Orange’ and I haven’t been able to put this show out of my mind. The summary of the show is as follows:  “During the spring of her …

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Star Trek Beyond Review (Spoilers…Duh!)

Do you like this post?I’m a pretty mild Star Trek fan who has an appreciation for the original series, likes The Next Generation much more, but never jived with Deep Space Nine, Voyager, or Enterprise. Before you rush to judgment, I will tell you that yes, I’m a Star Wars …

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MCM London Comic Con 2016 – A Day On

Do you like this post?On the last weekend in May, a record-breaking 133,156 people showed up at the Excel Centre in London to attend MCM London Comic Con; a three day pop-culture affair. I was fortunate enough to be granted press passes to the event and here are the photos and videos I collected …

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Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit

Do you like this post? Revisiting an Old Friend I know that Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit isn’t a new game (in fact it is 6 years old!) but I found myself browsing steam for a good racing game that didn’t break the bank. I know of all the crazy …

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CW Gives Out Early Renewals for 2016-17 Season

Do you like this post? The CW announced today that it is giving early releases to every show in it’s line up! Yes, this means that the 2016-17 season is going to have: “The Flash”, “iZombie”, “Arrow”, “Supernatural”, “DC’s Legends of Tomorrow”, “The 100”, “The Vampire Diaries”, “The Originals”, “Reign”, …

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Is Deadpool the Next Iron Man?

Do you like this post?We’re just a few weeks away from the first Deadpool movie that stars Ryan Reynolds as the title character. Movie fans know that Deadpool showed up a few years ago, 2009 to be exact, in X-Men Origins: Wolverine where he played the government’s hired weapon to …

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Star Trek: The Ultimate Voyage Concert Tour

Do you like this post?Alright you fellow geeksters and Trek fans; phasers on stun!  I know there’s all this hoopla over the upcoming Star Wars flick, but there’s also some noteworthy Star Trek news out there. Such as the upcoming Star Trek Concert Tour! That’s right; celebrate 50 years of …

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Hunter’s Top 5 Movies to See

Do you like this post?Today’s society sees dozens and dozens of movies each year. Most of these are forgotten and left behind. This is a list of some of MY PERSONAL favorite movies that I think are must watches. Beware, ahead may include some minor spoils. I’m aware some opinions …

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Late to the Game – Wizard World 2015

Do you like this post? On the last day of Wizard World the weather finally cleared up over the Lone Star state. Fans shuffled through the crowds like zombies, as cosplayers and trick or treaters blended together in a sea of humanity.  Of course I was there a bit later …

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Toyfare Where Forth Art Thou

Do you like this post? With the rise of “nerd” culture and this tidal wave of collectibles flooding the market, I find myself missing my old go to source for info about the latest and greatest, Toyfare magazine. Temple of Geek Contributor

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Doctor Strange Casting And Characters

Do you like this post?DOCTOR STRANGE We all know that Doctor Strange is slowly approaching. We at least can cling to the fact that it starts filming next month, right!? So let’s get up to date on the cast! Rachel Mcadams: Rachel’s name has been tossed around for a few …

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ToG at the Con – Dallas Fan Days 2015

Do you like this post? On Saturday, October 17 2015, Temple of Geek took a trip to Dallas. It was a journey that played out like a Greek tragedy but that’s a tale for another time my friends. The Irving center was packed with three floors of geeky goodness. We hit the …

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Call of Duty – Black Ops III

Do you like this post? Technology in the world today. It is crazy to think where technology might take us in the next 25 to 50 years. Treyarch seems to believe that the future technology will help to give birth to super-soldiers. Many people are wondering what the future might …

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Star Trek: The Cruise

Do you like this post?Space might be the final frontier, but in January 2017, Star Trek is going somewhere the long-lived franchise has never gone before in its half-century history: the high seas. That’s right; get ready to engage on the most “fascinating” adventure at sea ever presented. Head to your …

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Star Trek Credit Card

Do you like this post?Credit, the Final Frontier. Welcome to the future of finance! Star Trek Credit Cards are launching towards a galaxy near you, traveling at Warp Speed and will be set to arrive September 2015.  While attending this year’s Star Trek Convention, I visited the NASAFCU booth or …

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D23 EXPO

Do you like this post?What is the D23 EXPO? Well for starters it’s a Comic Con Convention coupled with Disney fanatics. It’s a geek and Disney fan sensory overload. Picture all the magic and excitement of the past, present, and future of Disney; now picture all the past, present and …

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EXTANT or EXTINCT?

Do you like this post?Extant is a Sci-Fi TV drama series created by Mickey Fisher and executive produced by Steven Spielberg. The story revolves around Molly Woods (Halle Berry)‪. Molly Woods is an astronaut with ISEA (International Space Exploration Agency) While on the assigned 13-month solo mission aboard space station Seraphim. …

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Classic Game Fest 2015-Return of Yars

Do you like this post? Unbeknownst to us, for apparently the last 7 years, one of the largest retro videogame conventions has been happening in our own backyard. Year eight though TOG finally got it in our sights, and headed back to Austin, Texas to Classic Game Fest, brought to …

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Astronauts Wives meets Desperate Housewives

Do you like this post?Well when this show premiered on ABC back in June, I thought oh here we go again another soap opera. But now that I’ve been watching the weekly  episodes of The Astronauts Wives Club; it has actually started getting pretty good. It’s that type of writing …

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Interview with Lord Mesa

Do you like this post?Lord Mesa’s artwork graces our Twitter and Instagram feeds with amazing and often amusing fan art. His work also covers the walls of production offices and writers rooms all over. Not only is he a talented illustrator and artist, he is a geek himself. We had …

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Draenor’s Fatal Flaws: Nothing to Fly About

Do you like this post?Blizzard Entertainment has created the most widely successful massive multiplayer online game (MMO) on the face of the planet, World of Warcraft (WoW).  Moreover, it has been my joy to have played this game since its launch over a decade ago.  I’ve downed countless foes, played …

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Why Every Geek Should Try LARPing

Do you like this post?LARPing – To LARP A live action role-playing game (LARP) is a form of role-playing game where the participants physically act out their characters’ actions. The players pursue goals within a fictional setting represented by the real world while interacting with each other in character. –Wikipedia …

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Dark Matter beginning to Not Matter

Do you like this post? Dark Matter is a Canadian science fiction series created by Joseph Mallozzi and Paul Mullie, and is based on the comic book of the same name. The show aired on Syfy Channel on June 12th, 2015. Essentially the plot of the story is that a …

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How To Solve The 3 Biggest Problems With RPGs

Do you like this post?Having read The Grand List of Console RPG Clichés, written an article on the subject and recently beaten The Witcher 3 : Wild Hunt (all recommended consumption, btw), I’d like to propose some solutions for issues present in almost every RPG I’ve ever played.   Problem 1: Quest …

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Hailing frequencies open….

Do you like this post?That’s right folks, what you see pictured above is indeed an actual working real-life Star Trek Communicator! Finally all of us geeks out in cyber land and beyond especially those fans of Star Trek are finally getting what we’ve always wanted…. A working communicator! You can …

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Final Day of Comic Con

Do you like this post?As Comic Con concluded today, I feel the last day was its most daunting; with so many fans, geeks, clubs and well just about everyone else who had to get their last minute fill of Comic Con 2015. The convention halls were packed like sardines and …

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First Look of Sherlock and Doctor Who

Do you like this post?The long awaited trailers are here. After much speculation about this years Sherlock Christmas Special we finally have a trailer. Check it and the Doctor Season 9 Trailer out below. First look at the Sherlock Special Doctor Who Season 9 Trailer Temple of Geek Contributor

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Christopher Lee Tribute

Do you like this post?I cannot remember whether it was Lord of The Rings or Star Wars I first saw Christopher Lee in. Either way he left an impression that has stayed with me since. A truly great actor who has been involved in of over 280 films. Notably, as …

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Elder Scrolls Online

Do you like this post? My dreams have finally come true. I still have to plug in the old Xbox 360 console to get my Elder Scrolls fix. Elder Scrolls Online is coming to the Xbox One console without a subscription fee (other than Xbox Live of course). The day …

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