• How Jessica Jones Sold me on Superheroes

    How Jessica Jones Sold me on Superheroes

    WARNING: SPOILERS!

     

    I have a crush on Jessica Jones. It’s the first series of it’s kind that I’ve really enjoyed. As a seasoned geek, most people assume that I love superheroes, or at the very least expect me to pick a side between Marvel and DC. […]

  • How Women Have Become a Niche Market

    How Women Have Become a Niche Market

    For Mike, who loved to collect and was taken from us far too soon.

     

    A few days ago I received a comment on a blog post I wrote over a year ago about unboxing collectibles. Cringe though you might, I’m an un-boxer and it turns out […]

  • David Bowie Is…HAPPENING NOW

    David Bowie Is…HAPPENING NOW

    This is the first in a series of truly far-out posts celebrating the David Bowie Is exhibition at the Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI) in Melbourne. If ever there was any doubt about Melbourne’s cultural credentials, the inclusion of David Bowie Is in […]

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How Jessica Jones Sold me on Superheroes

August 5th, 2016|0 Comments

WARNING: SPOILERS!

 

I have a crush on Jessica Jones. It’s […]

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How Women Have Become a Niche Market

March 27th, 2016|0 Comments

For Mike, who loved to collect and was taken […]

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The Force Awakens is The Force Restored

January 8th, 2016|0 Comments

On December 17th Star Wars Episode VII: The Force […]

Best Buys

2203, 2015

Collectibles: to Open, or Not to Open?

That’s right, nerds. I’m about to kick that hornet’s nest. The debate as old as time: should you, or should you not, open your collectibles? Epic […]

402, 2015

NECA Announces Jonesy Action Figure with Bonus Ripley Accessory, the Internet Rejoices

Before I begin, I have to be upfront about the fact that I haven’t yet purchased the glorious Nic Cage fleece blanket from my last Best […]

Maven on the Move!

802, 2015

The Maven Speaks at PAXAUS

Like my Geek Girl Speak post, this one’s a little late, but I still want to let you know about some of the awesome stuff I […]

2301, 2015

Geek Girl Speak: the convention panel that could

Back in October of 2014 (I’m late, I know!) I was lucky enough to participate in a live panel chat called Geek Girl Speak at Armageddon Expo in Melbourne. […]

Rumour Mill

2603, 2015

The Truth is Here! Fox Confirms the Return of X-Files as a “Six-Episode Event Series”

March 26th, 2015|0 Comments

Rumoured no more! The Fox Television Group has confirmed in an official announcement on their website that The X-Files will return as a “six episode event […]

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801, 2016

The Force Awakens is The Force Restored

January 8th, 2016|0 Comments

On December 17th Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens, premiered at cinemas around the world. Countless fans attended the midnight screenings, fuelled by a New […]