Geek Art Gallery


Gallery 1988 will hold a series of Ghostbusters-themed art shows to commemorate the classic film’s 30th Anniversary.  The traveling art show that will stop in Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, and San Diego.




Learn how to make these awesome Hobbit Door cookies for your next Hobbit premiere party over at Semi Sweet Designs.  They’re labor intensive, but they’re sure to impress guests!




A Google-Maps style interactive map of Westeros

There is now an interactive Game of Thrones map available that lets readers track the paths of each character from Song of Ice and Fire.  It even features spoiler controls, so that you can use the map while reading the early books without spoiling the storyline of later books.

The tool lets readers explore the map based on how far they into the book they are so far. Readers can set their chapter level so as to avoid spoilers. Readers can explore the paths of multiple characters at a time, to show how those characters have crossed paths.



Photographed by Luis Sinco

"Sunset dapples the Empire Polo Grounds on the third day of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in Indio, Calif."



Now that’s a real East Egg!



The day Facebook starts buying public utilities, I’m going Amish.





This is a great homemade Halloween decoration!  It was made from scraps for under twenty dollars, though I’m betting that it took a lot more time than most of us would willingly pour into holiday décor.  Here are some photos of Lovecraft’s real gravestone along with an analysis of 170 items fans have left in tribute.

"This was my entry for the annual Haunt Forum’s $20 Prop Building Contest.

I’ve always wanted to do a H.P.Lovecraft tombstone to add to my cemetery and have had this idea brewing for a while. The back-story is that someone, using pages from the Necronomicon, tried to raise H.P.Lovecraft from the dead. Instead they called up something unspeakable from beyond, that broke out of the tomb to gain access to our world. Making this for $20 was certainly a challenge but it was a great excuse to get building and finish something early for a change. Here is my parts list/costs along with construction details.”




13 Valuable Lessons From Video Games" (Part 2) by Mashable

No one knows the value in gaming more than Reddit. Last week, Redditors answered an interesting question: “What’s the best life lesson you have learned from a video game?”




13 Valuable Lessons From Video Games" (Part 1) by Mashable

No one knows the value in gaming more than Reddit. Last week, Redditors answered an interesting question: “What’s the best life lesson you have learned from a video game?”



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