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By Kent Ward, January 31, 2017 0 Article

Next week, on February 7th and 8th are special nation-wide showings of the classic anime film, Ghost in the Shell. Directed by Mamoru Oshii and produced by Production I.G, Ghost is the Shell took the animation and science fiction world… Read More »

By Kent Ward, January 23, 2017 0 Article

On Saturday, April 22nd Orlando’s best and nerdiest take the stage for a night that puts the spotlight on Orlando-area video game bands, chiptune artists, nerdcore emcees, and geek rockers. Orlando Overdrive is a celebration of the city beautiful’s nerd… Read More »

By Kent Ward, January 3, 2017 0 Article

Welcome to the final 2016 edition of the Nerd Music Releases here on FGS! Yeah, it’s 2017, but we have to close the book on a controversial year before we move forward. Despite how you feel about this past year,… Read More »

By Michael Avila, December 20, 2016 0 Article

The Force will be strong tonight as the Florida Panthers hockey team hosts its second annual Star Wars Night at the BB&T Center in Sunrise.  The action on the ice begins at 7:30pm when the Panthers host the Buffalo Sabres,… Read More »

By Kent Ward, December 2, 2016 0 Article

Happy Holidays, nerds! I hope you had a great Thanksgiving, Black Friday, and Cyber Monday. November is one of my favorite months of the year. Beautiful weather, lots of games, and plenty of fun. It’s come and gone, leaving us… Read More »

By Kent Ward, November 30, 2016 0 Article

On December 4th and 5th, Fathom Events will present nationwide showings of Hayao Miyazaki and Studio Ghibli’s Spirited Away to celebrate the film’s 15th anniversary. Spirited Away is the only anime film to win an Academy Award, winning Best Animated Feature… Read More »

By Go-Go Dai Gaijin Boy, November 25, 2016 0 Article

With all the people jumping in feet first to be a part of the Mannequin Challenge, Ripley’s Believe It or Not! located on International Drive in Orlando Florida has joined the masses. Take a look at the great video which… Read More »

By Kent Ward, November 23, 2016 0 Article

Next week, Enzian Theater in Maitland, FL is showing one of Studio Ghibli’s greatest films of all time, Castle in the Sky, directed by the legendary Hayao Miyazaki. There will be a showing of the English version on Sunday, November 27th at… Read More »

By Tony Smejek, November 15, 2016 0 Article

By now everyone has heard the news of George Perez and Humberto Ramos no longer doing conventions in Trump states. Below is a little more about what’s going on. Comic greats George Perez and Humberto Ramos is going all out… Read More »

By Manny Gomez, November 10, 2016 0 Article

  With the recent release of Luke Cage on Netflix, and the upcoming Iron-First and Defenders shows, it sure seems like Marvel Studios is wrapping up their first cluster of Marvel Cinematic Universe shows for the small screen. If they… Read More »

By Kent Ward, November 2, 2016 0 Article

Welcome to a spooky edition of Nerd Music Releases! The month of October was STACKED, with more notable releases this past month than any other in 2016. Some of nerd music’s best released new albums, plus there are SEVEN Halloween-themed… Read More »

By Kent Ward, October 4, 2016 0 Article

I’m a little late with the September nerd music releases, but it’s totally worth it. A couple big releases came in right at the end of the month. And, uh, I was at Anime Weekend Atlanta. It was a great… Read More »

By Kent Ward, September 4, 2016 0 Article

Happy Labor Day weekend folks! We hope you got some time off and are enjoying it. Some of my friends are nerding it up at Dragon*Con and PAX West, but I have chosen to do something this weekend I’ve longed… Read More »

By Kent Ward, August 4, 2016 0 Article

We’re a few days late, gang! Sorry about that. Anime Festival Orlando happened over the weekend and it took me a few days to recover. But it was a totally awesome time. At AFO there was live music including Richie Branson… Read More »

By Tony Smejek, July 28, 2016 0 Article

With this year marking the 50th Anniversary of the Star Trek franchise, there is plenty to celebrate at this point as Star Trek Beyond opened this past weekend and come next year is the CBS All Access Star Trek: Discovery… Read More »

By Go-Go Dai Gaijin Boy, July 4, 2016 0 Article

As a widespread pastime, gambling is something that most people try out at least a couple of times during their lifetimes. It’s therefore no surprise that this activity is prominently represented in modern popular culture, such as on television and… Read More »

By Kent Ward, July 3, 2016 0 Article

Welcome to the June edition of Nerd Music Releases. It has been a hot month. Shoutouts to those who have to drive without A/C right now. The first half of 2016 has been very eventful, to say the least. It… Read More »