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October 27, 2014 – 7:30 am |

Get your left hand on the joystick and your right hand on the hyperspace drive, vintage video game enthusiasts unveil “StarFighters Arcade” in the East Valley.

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Lightning Octopus presents Nerdy Things To Do This Weekend In Phoenix

October 30, 2014 – 9:30 am | Comments Off
Lightning Octopus

A weekly roundup of Arizona geek culture happenings by Best of East Valley 2011 blogger Jonathan Simon.

MOVIE TICKET GIVEAWAY: Go ‘Interstellar’ with GetOut

October 28, 2014 – 4:30 pm |

Looking for thrills that are out of this world? How about tickets to see Christopher Nolan’s much-anticipated space thriller “Interstellar,” starring Matthew McConaughey and Anne Hathaway, at Arizona Mills IMAX Wednesday, Nov. 5 at 7 …

Get your fright-freak on at Phoenix FearCon

October 28, 2014 – 3:00 pm |
Mark Torgl (The Toxic Avenger) is a guest at Phoenix FearCon

Halloweens come and Halloweens go, but there are enthusiasts who love the fright-life year round, and for those there is a convention called Phoenix FearCon.

Vintage video game arcade unveiled in East Valley

October 27, 2014 – 7:30 am |
StarFighters Arcade

Get your left hand on the joystick and your right hand on the hyperspace drive, vintage video game enthusiasts unveil “StarFighters Arcade” in the East Valley.

PHOTOS: Comic and Media Expo – 2014

October 20, 2014 – 7:55 am |
Comic and Media Expo – 2014

The Comic & Media Expo celebrated its inaugural outing with a weekend of cosplay, comics, pop culture art and anime antics. Enjoy our gallery of amazing images.