Indie

SALEM Kickstarter: Lets Support the Homies! Days Left to Help!

Ladies and Gentlemen I have exciting news! Our dear friend, Sincerely Sam has raised over 85% on her Kickstarter for her new animated series, SALEM! If you have no idea what SALEM is: S.A.L.E.M. (the Secret Archives of Legends, Enchantments, and Monsters) takes place in a small province nestled deep in the woods of West Virginia called “Hollow Watch”. Known for its paranormal and crypt...[Read More]

Interview with Creator Sincerely Sam on the SALEM Kickstarter!

We are excited for the The SALEM Series that Sincerely Sam has created and every single bit of news that comes down the pipeline. That is why we are so hyped to find out that there will be a Kickstarter for the independent animated series on October 15th at 7pm and a live stream at 6pm! In anticipation of the fundraiser, we reached out to Sincerely Sam herself to get some additional information. T...[Read More]

Enjoy Our Content? Help Support Us!

I hope you are all doing well! My name is DeAngelo Murillo and I am the owner and creator of The Geek Lyfe. In 2012 I started this brand with the sole purpose of helping support our geeky community. I have been blessed with the chance to work with fantastic people and help those in need from organizing Dungeons & Dragons charity events to help Phoenix Children’s Hospital, Networking and ...[Read More]

The Arcana: A Mystic Romance That Everyone Needs to Play

If you’re a sucker for fantasy dating sims, like me, then Nyx Hydra’s The Arcana is the game for you. The visual novel style game has been available on both Apple’s App Store for iPhone and Google Play for Android since 2017 and has started to really gain traction in the last year or so. The fandom has been steadily growing, as more and more people have discovered the gem of an app and the captiva...[Read More]

How to Turn Your Passion for Anime Into a Business

If you are reading this, it is likely that you have an all-consuming passion for anime and manga as a whole. Many people view their love for anime as a hobby rather than a business opportunity. However, you can turn your love for anime into a business through opening an anime or manga shop which can help you to share your anime love with others. Research the Market Although you may love anime, you...[Read More]

Wanna Write for Us?

Hey friends! The Geek Lyfe is looking to expand our coverage, both nationally and internationally! In order to do this, we are opening up a method to work with freelancers so they can write for us! Whether you are looking to do this as a hobby, or build your professional résumé, you’ve come to the right place! How the process works: -You’ll want to join our official Discord server: https://d...[Read More]

Game Review: Mystic Vale – Just Another Deckbuilder

  Mystic Vale is a deck building card game much akin to the likes of Hearthstone and MTG (Magic the Gathering). Though unfortunately, doesn’t meet what most consider the base line for engaging deck building games – at least online. Right from start, going through the tutorial I was left with more questions than answers. It felt more like reading a manual than learning how to play ...[Read More]

5 Ways to Make Your Brand More Professional

In the day and age with social media, Twitch, YouTube, cosplay, and more, it is hard to fight the urge to start your own brand! If there was ever a time to chase your dreams, now is the time because it is so easy to get yourself out there! Although it might be easy to start your own brand, it is growing it and maintaining it that proves the hardest challenge, especially if you are an independent c...[Read More]

S.A.L.E.M. Has Officially Cast Voice Actors

Sincerely Sam is a dear friend of ours and one of the most talented content creators in the industry! She has her hands in art, web comics, books, jewelry, and so much more! On top of handling all of that, she always makes time to hang out with us and support our events. Most recently, she was part of one of our charity events! That is why we are so excited to update you on her upcoming project ca...[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]

Indie Game Creator of DARQ Rejected 12 Offers from Publishers to Make the Game How He Wanted

As artists we tend to dream of the day where we create something so worth while that it will be sought after by huge companies. Many of us believe that this is the victory and end goal but in reality, working with companies can cause the original vision of the project to become diluted. This is the same concern that DARQ Creator had and he went to Imgur to tell his tale. Before we get into his jou...[Read More]

Dungeons and Date Nights Holiday Special!

You don’t need to lie to me. I know what you want. You want an hour and forty minutes of Dungeons and Date Nights with holiday flavoring. I got what you need. What is that? You don’t know what Dungeons and Date Nights is? Well, let me drop some knowledge on you. Dungeons and Date Nights is a series by The Geek Lyfe, where DeAngelo Murillo (aka Darth Mexican) and Alexia Berryhill (aka T...[Read More]

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