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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 …

Phoenix Comicon expands Valley pop-culture universe with December ‘Fan Fest’

September 28, 2014 – 10:17 am |
Phoenix Comicon Fan Fest

The brains behind the Valley’s biggest nerd convention are throwing their efforts into a second annual event, starting this Dec. 12-14, 2014.

Saboten Con jam-packed with gaming fun this weekend in Glendale

August 25, 2014 – 12:30 pm |

Saboten Con is slated to take place this labor day weekend in Glendale

Post-Con reflections: A Phoenix Comicon 2014 review

June 17, 2014 – 2:08 pm |

Phoenix Comicon has become one of the largest conventions in the U.S.