Geeking by in January & February: Monthly Update

It’s a bumper addition of Geeking By monthly updates today as RL forced me to take multiple breaks from blogging over the past few months. I’m skipping over the end of last year because other than Christmas not a whole lot happened as it was filled with helping Chris’ mum sell her house and move into ours. It was all consuming and I don’t want to relive it by regurgitating it for you guys, so you’re just going to have to imagine that one! Let’s start with where Just Geeking By is at: I can’t talk about one without the other as they’ve both beenRead More →

Geeking By in July, August & September

It has been another long gap between monthly updates and this time it’s been due to the hiatus I took. For those of you who missed that I had massive PC drama which wiped my entire PC and combined with my looming dissertation deadline, it was necessary to take a break. So the end of July and August really didn’t have much in the way of exciting news to report back. Most of it was filled with me swearing at my PC and Windows 10, being grateful for my external hard drive which has about 70% of my files and me stressing as I finishedRead More →

7 Places to Shop for Fandom Geeks!

Welcome to the first gift guide in the Ultimate Gift Guide series for geeks! First up is fandom geeks. If you missed the introduction post yesterday here’s a reminder of what a fandom geek is: Fandom geeks can be identified by their love for one or more fandoms; according to Urban Dictionary a fandom is: “A fandom is a group, or community, of people who like a game, book, or specific topic”. In the Ultimate Guides introduction we discussed how to identify your geek, and now it’s time to get to the fun part; shopping! This aim of this guide is to introduce you toRead More →

Inktober 2018 Prompts - Fandom & RPG

Welcome to the fourth in a series of posts featuring prompts for Inktober – This week the theme is Fandom and RPGs! If you’re not familiar with Inktober I’ll be going into more detail in just a moment but basically, it is an art prompt that takes place every October using only ink. There is a set prompt list created by the original Inktober founder, however, it has become such a wonderful community project now that there are so many new prompts popping up each year. Every year Inktober is responsible for the creation of so much fantastic art and connecting people with new artists.Read More →