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The Woman Behind the Voice: Yuriko Yamaguchi

As a red blooded, hard working, subbed Anime watching geek, I take pride in the fact that I have seen my fair share of Anime series in my time. Little did I know that one day I would be sitting across the table from the voice of one of my all time favorite characters, and then come to find out she also did the voice for various other iconic characters. I waited in a conference room by myself for a...[Read More]

My Blizzcon 2018 Costume Contest Experience by Miss Ravencrest Cosplay

Due to the nature of going public with my experience, I have omitted one section to protect the friend mentioned in that section. [Editor’s note: This was originally submitted directly to a Blizzard community liaison, but Miss Ravencrest agreed to share this publicly. It has been edited to reflect this.] It’s been a long time since I’ve been able to consider putting it down in words and send...[Read More]

The Geek Lyfe Interviews ½ of the Dynamic Duo Behind Lasers & Liches

Rob recently got the chance to catch up with Chris Lock, one of the masterminds behind Lasers & Liches, whose Kickstarter went 200% funded in just 5 hours. Let’s see what makes “the Lord of the Multiverse” tick.   The Geek Lyfe: For starters, thank you so much for being here! Do you feel more comfortable with me calling you “Chris” or “Snickelsox”? Which do you prefer? C...[Read More]

To Be a Minority and to Be a Geek

To Be a Minority and to Be a Geek is to understand at a young age that people who look like you are rarely ever the hero. To Be a Minority and to Be a Geek is to cringe as your culture is misrepresented in a half hearted attempt to showcase diversity as the voice actors, artists, and writers don’t know your culture. To Be a Minority and to Be a Geek is to accept the fact that because a major...[Read More]

Rooster Teeth Removes Vic Mignogna from Role of Qrow from RWBY

Popular geek media brand, Rooster Teeth, known for iconic shows from Achievement Hunter, Red vs. Blue, and RWBY to name a few, recently announced that they have separated from voice actor Vic Mignogna. Mignogna voiced Qrow, uncle to Ruby, who is the main character from the RWBY series. They reached out to well known media outlet, Anime News Network, about this: Effective today, Vic Mignogna is no ...[Read More]

Stop What You Are Doing! Bird Empire Is a Pixel Fantasy RPG That We All Need!

UPDATE 2/7/2019 – We got to interview the creator of the series,Finch! You can find her interview in the middle of the article! There I was, on a chill January Friday night, browsing twitter, as I usually do. When my eyes beheld a glorious sight: a fantasy RPG where you play as birds! This fantastic concept is called Bird Empire and you need to know about this. Bird Empire is a pixel RPG sty...[Read More]

You Need to Follow Horsemen Of!

My dear friends, I write to you all in the hopes of enriching your lives by bestowing upon you some incredible cosplayers, who go by the name Horsemen Of! These four human beings are some of the greatest cosplayers I have ever met. They constantly go out of their way to help others, improve themselves, and no matter what they are up to they always have a great time! We have worked with them in the...[Read More]

The ABCs of Arizona Cosplay Vol 1

A is for Amberskies, wonderful, and so creative! My, oh my! We tell no lies! B is for Brookemelia, always is so kind and helpful that it is surreal…lia! C is for Cheshsmiles, always one for mischief and fun with her guile! D is for Darth Mexican, who is only here because I couldn’t find anyone else. *cough* E is for Eevee Chan, who is such a superb Anime fan! F is for Frank and Nats Ar...[Read More]

I Think My Girlfriend aka 3D Waifu Is Broken

After years of anime and falling in love with waifu after waifu, from Ryoko to Bulma, I was excited to one day get a 3D waifu of my own. I was so excited to get to feel the squishy warmth of resting my head on her thighs or even watching at how cute she’d be eating her food with tiny bites and more! However, I am finding out that things are not as I expected them to be and I want to share my...[Read More]

Geeky Maker of the Month: Aras Custom Designs

We feature a lot of cosplayers on this site, and there are a lot of other creators out there that we’d like to begin featuring. So, we’re introducing a new feature we’ll be promoting: Geeky Maker of the Month! For our very first Geeky Maker of the Month, we’re proud to feature a woman that makes the most amazing Dungeons & Dragons accessories: Aras Sivad aka Aras Custom Desig...[Read More]

‘SpongeBob SquarePants’ Creator Stephen Hillenburg Has Passed Away

Stephen Hillenburg, the creator of Nickelodeon‘s popular series SpongeBob SquarePants, has died at the age of 57.  His cause of death was amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, ALS. “We are sad to share the news of the passing of Stephen Hillenburg,” Nickelodeon posted on their Twitter account, “Today, we are observing a moment of silence to honor his life and work.” Hillenbu...[Read More]

The Geek Lyfe is Thankful – 2018 Edition!

It’s the oddest of experiences to feel both that this year has flown by, yet also felt as though it would never pass. As a brand, we had our share of fantastic moments and just as many difficult ones as well. Despite it all, we now stand tall with settled dust as we plan for great times and even bigger projects for 2019! Before we make plans, budget, market, network and more I wanted to take...[Read More]

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