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Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel Wants You To Know That “Friendzone” Is Misogynist - PREACH IT BORDERLANDS

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Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel came out today for PC, PS3, and Xbox 360. In addition to having 50% of their playable characters be female, the game also wants all you Nice Guy GooberGrape Bros out there to know that the concept of the "friendzone" is inherently misogynist. Way to go, Borderlands. You're nailin' it.

We Talked to Dan Harmon About Community, Harmontown, and the Epic Broship of Troy and Abed - All aboard the train to Harmontown

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Reasons I loved this year's New York Comic Con: I got to see great cosplay. I was able to buy five amazing posters in ten minutes. (My bank account's not happy, but I am.) I had the chance to meet some of you guys at Geek Girl Headquarters. Oh, and I got to interview Community and Rick & Morty creator Dan Harmon. That's kind of a big one.

Remember That Rainbow Brite Reboot We Told You About? We’ve Got The Colorful Trailer. - I never did get that rainbow horse...

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As we previously reported, Hannah Montana's Emily Osment will be voicing Rainbow Brite in this new series. Thanks to the first trailer, we now also know Molly Ringwald will be voicing the villain. But, well, we'll let you see for yourselves...

Celebrate The Fact That Dragon Age Inquisition Is Only A Month Away With This New Trailer - I love this almost as much as Varric loves Bianca.

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The new Dragon Age comes out on November 18th, and this BioWare fangirl is having a bit of a hard time keeping it together until then. Are you stoked for the new game? Will you be playing as a Femquisitor? Who will you be romancing? Inquiring minds want to know! (AKA me).

Ever Wonder What It Feels Like To Be A Geek? This Magic: The Gathering Collector Gives You A Taste

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I often get asked what makes me a geek. My usual response? Intense passion for something. So yes, "being a geek" to me isn't necessarily relegated to the genre medium of comic books, video games, etc. People who get really excited over sports are no different than people who get really excited about a collectable statue. Show More Summary

Brianna Wu Describes “War On Women” In The Gaming Industry On MSNBC - Cosigned.

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Game developer and podcaster Brianna Wu appeared on MSNBC's The Reid Report yesterday to discuss the ongoing harassment of women in gaming, and to share how male developers and journalists can help change that culture of misogyny from the top down.

Doctor Who “Flatline” Trailer and Images: The Tiny TARDIS Has Landed - And it's brought an A-Hole with it!

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Tiny TARDIS first came into our lives in June, and we haven't been quite the same since. Now, judging from the promo pics below for this Saturday's "Flatline," we may soon discover, in Rebecca's words, "how tiny TARDIS" and "why tiny TARDIS." Hit the jump for the trailer and pics!

Interview: Talking The Hawkeye Initiative With Jeremy Renner - RUN, TUMBLR, RUN!

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For Cinema Blend, I sat down with Jeremy Renner to talk about his electrifying political thriller Kill the Messenger. Towards the end of the interview, I asked the man who brought Hawkeye to the big screen if he was aware of the superhero's unique branch of fan art known as "The Hawkeye Initiative." He was not. This outtake tells what happened.

Talking (Sleepy)Heads: “Go Where I Send Thee” - "Abbie, I'm cute, right? Abbie? I'm cute?"

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We're switching out our Sleepy Hollow recaps for these open threads, for reasons that are... completely legit. Looks, guys, I just want you to do the funny for me! So. Last night's episode. "Go Where I Send Thee." The Pied Piper. Let's talk about:

Pull It Together: Sleepy Hollow Comes to Comics and Ms. Marvel Comes to Trade! - We've got issues. Lots of issues.

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Welcome to Pull It Together, where the goal is to narrow the massive field of comic book titles to the ones you shouldn’t overlook. It isn’t about what’s on my pull list, it’s about what could be on yours!

Make Your Computer Auto-Convert Any Mention Of “SJW” To “Skeleton” For Maximum Spoopiness - SOCIAL JUSTICE SPOOPY

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Are you sick of seeing "Social Justice Warrior" thrown around like a perjorative? Do you want to browse the internet without fear of being called an "SJW?" Do you wish everything in your life was just a little more spoopy? Then you might want to install this new extension that changes all mentions of "SJW" into "skeleton."

Painkiller Jane Directing Duo Promise a Hard R Rating for Their Adaptation - And for violence, not, like, showing two ladies kiss or whatever.

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This summer, the horror-movie-making, twin-sisterly Soska Sisters announced that they'd be taking a crack at adapting Amanda Conner and Jimmy Palmiotti's Painkiller Jane to feature film. And they want to reassure fans: this one will not be safe for network TV.

The Medieval Ages Were F Terrible: Skeleton Found With Stake Through Chest In “Vampire Grave” - Modern vampires have it so easy.

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Spoopy news for anyone who romanticizes Ye Olden Times: an ancient skeleton has been discovered in a Bulgarian "vampire grave" with an iron ploughshare hammered through its chest.

We’re Giving Away Five Copies of Star Wars Rebels: Spark of Rebellion! - Oota goota, Solo?

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Whither my Star Wars nerds, my Jedi-in-training, my happy denizens of the Galaxy Far Far Away? We have a giveaway for you—the hour-long movie Star Wars Rebels: Spark of Rebellion.

ICYMI: Robert Downey Jr. Will Be In Captain America 3, and So Will Civil War - Quick, everyone pick a side!

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Oh! Well, that explains why they're relaunching the original 2006 Civil War title. Well, why not just start with this news if you wanted to get us all excited, guys?

The Mary Sue Exclusive Interview With the Creators of Avatar and The Legend of Korra! - Interviews are the quenchiest!

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This past Thursday at New York Comic Con we got the rare opportunity to sit down with Michael Dante DiMartino and Bryan Konietzko, and pepper them with questions about Korra and Aang, the upcoming themes of Book Four, and writing their characters as young adults rather than older teens. Show More Summary

It’s Ada Lovelace Day, So Here’s A Brief History Of Her EXTREME RADNESS - How can one human be SO RAD?!

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Hey ladies, next time some troll gets in your internet-face and tries to be like LOL GIRLS JUST LIKE COMPUTERS FOR ATTENTION or WOMEN DON’T KNOW HOW TO CODE UGH or anything equally ridiculous, I want you to get a picture of Ada Lovelace, tape it to a digital brick, and throw it in their general direction. Show More Summary

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