I’ve been in love with Star Wars since before I was a teenager. From X-Wings to the Jedi, everything about George Lucas’s universe captivated me. I’m sure many times while I was growing up I wanted to become a Jedi. Continue reading Too Much Star Wars? Is That Even Possible?
Otakon 2017 just passed and it was in the Walter E. Convention Center in Washington, D.C. for the first time (in case you somehow missed that memo). We anticipated a few growing pains with Otakon moving to a new space and having to organize and accommodate. Continue reading Otakon 2017
There’s been a lot of chatter in the environments surrounding Doomtastic about safe spaces lately. While this is of course always an issue in any situation or social network, some recent happenings in our area and some of the events we follow have led to more discussion. Some people have noticed in all this hullabaloo that we really seem to go out of our way to create them and why we do that. And some people have asked for some information on creating safe spaces, especially some people who know us IRL. This is especially based on our home, if anyone read our earlier post on how the Doomtastic headquarters is a safe space, you might know this too. Continue reading Safe Spaces in Geekdom
Hey, all welcome back to our second piece talking about Anime Expo 2017!
A few days ago we wrote about the exhibition hall, the absolutely amazing Anisong World Matsuri, and some of the panels and screenings we got to see there. And they were all fantastic.
But there were also some amazing guests at Anime Expo 2017 that are definitely worth discussing and raving about :P. Although this is most likely going to be shorter, we cannot promise anything. So here goes… Continue reading Anime Expo 2017-Success!! (part 2 of 2)
Here and gone is another exciting anime convention, and this time it’s North America’s largest anime convention, Anime Expo. We had a fantastic time this year. For us, everything went smoothly, but this was not the case for everyone.