Continue Reading Grandma the Geek

Grandma the Geek

Hey guys short episode this week, but I get a chance to talk about one of the unexpected places that I learned to be a geek, my Grandma. Although Grandma gravitated more towards literature, beanie babies and Genealogy she taught me to be passionate about what you love.  Thank you for letting me share the stories with you, it has been an emotional weekend and it really helps to know that there are people out there who take some time…

Continue Reading The Best PokeTrainers in the Fandomverse

The Best PokeTrainers in the Fandomverse

Ultimate Pokemon Trainer Teams In the Pokemon cartoon Ash Ketchum decides that he is going to be the very best Pokemon trainer ever and sets out at the ripe old age of 10 to travel the country catching and training Pokemon, and well if he seems a little young that’s because he is, but along the way he meets up with other Pokemon trainers and they each use their individual talents to become an amazing team, tonight we are going…

Continue Reading Let’s Go Pokemon-Ing

Let’s Go Pokemon-Ing

Let’s go Pokemon-ing This week you’ve probably noticed that Pokemon Go was released and has caused quite the uproar in the geek community.  Some people love and some people don’t and some of those people are on the episode today.  Pokemon Go is an Augmented Reality (AR) Game which allows you to physically traverse real locations using Google’s Mapping Data to capture and battle Pokemon.  The game is still in its infancy feature wise but we share some tips and…

Continue Reading Native American Folklore behind Ilvermorny

Native American Folklore behind Ilvermorny

Welcome to Fandom Podcast, Supplemental. This week on Episode 71 we had Lena English and Amy Champion on with us to talk about the new information about Ilvermorny, the new wizarding schools and it’s houses. Today on Supplemental we are going to go over some native american Folk Lore relating to those houses. Most of us since our early childhood have heard stories of brave Lions, clever Ravens, hard working badgers, and devious Snakes, and so when JK Rowling used…

Continue Reading JK Rowling Kills the Bad Guy House

JK Rowling Kills the Bad Guy House

Ilvermorny History Getting ready for the “Fantastic Beasts and Where to find them” movie, JK Rowling has put out a whole ton of information on Pottermore about Ilvermorny which is the North American Wizarding school in Massachusetts. Here is a link to the short story about how that school was founded. And If you plan on reading that I highly recommend that you do that before listening to the show, we will be talking a lot about that story and the…