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Photos: 2nd Friday – THINGAMEAJIG Multifarious Gaming Event

March 11, 2013 – 12:00 pm |

An evening of art, games and fun for the whole family.

Thank you for 5 years of Nerdvana

August 22, 2012 – 7:00 am |

Today marks the fifth anniversary of the first post on Nerdvana. During that time we’ve twice been named a persona to follow on Twitter by Wired magazine’s GeekDad blog, then twice won the first-place award …

Prepare yourself – NerdvanaCon is coming …

June 17, 2012 – 6:15 pm |

Nerdvana’s 5th anniversary is nearly upon us, and we’re planning to celebrate all the geeky things in the East Valley that have made this blog so successful and rewarding.

Downtown Mesa Geekery: Lightning Octocon, ConRehab, and Zombie Bikini Contest

June 11, 2012 – 7:35 am |

If you didn’t already know, Downtown Mesa has been one of THE places to enjoy some good, geeky fun! The past two weekends alone have been so full of awesome that I’m gonna have to …

Mesa’s beach-themed 2nd Friday boasts books, bad shirts and beastly bikinis

June 7, 2012 – 7:34 am |
2nd Friday Books on the Beach Party

[media-credit name="2nd Friday Books on the Beach Party" align="alignleft" width="194"][/media-credit]For many, summer means kicking back on the beach with a good book and soaking up the rays, but thanks to California’s unwillingness to fall into …

Photos: Downtown Mesa’s Steampunk Street

May 18, 2012 – 1:28 pm |
Photos: Downtown Mesa’s Steampunk Street

Those who know Bob and Debbie Leeper know that they were the ones who brought a lot of the fun and geekery to downtown Mesa with their store Evermore Nevermore. In an effort to draw …

Podcast interviews Evermore Nevermore owner as ‘Republic-Con’ nears in Mesa

February 21, 2012 – 6:00 am |

There’s already a second episode of KaraokeFanboy Radio, and the Amazing Arizona Comics creator’s new podcast this time interviews Evermore Nevermore owner Bob Leeper.
Leeper, a Nerdvana contributor, and his wife Debbie of course have some …

Evermore Nevermore flies again as pop culture, alternative art events website

February 20, 2012 – 10:27 am |

Over the weekend, Evermore Nevermore’s website was updated to reflect the owners’ new mission following the downtown Mesa shop’s December 2011 closure: supporting Arizona pop culture and alternative art events.
Utilizing our accumulated network of web …

Amazing Arizona Comics creator launches podcast, plans ‘Republi-Con’ appearance Feb. 22

February 16, 2012 – 12:30 am |
Amazing Arizona Comics creator launches podcast, plans ‘Republi-Con’ appearance Feb. 22

[media-credit name="Russ Kazmierczak Jr." align="alignleft" width="175"][/media-credit]Russ Kazmierczak Jr., whose Amazing Arizona Comics have taken the Valley by storm and often lampoon local politicos and situations on this website, has ventured into the world of podcasting.
The …

Lightning Octopus: Why I’m optimistic about Arizona’s Geek Culture

February 2, 2012 – 12:10 am | Comments Off
Jonathan Simon (Lightning Octopus)

For a guy who’s trying to build up Arizona’s Geek Culture, it can feel like a kick in the gut when nerd havens shut down – especially when I’ve gotten to know some of the owners. (This article originally appeared on — please leave your comments on the original post there.)