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Episode 49 – Starting a Gen

On this fortnight’s excursion into the world of Geek, Gen Prock is sitting in for Nick (as his Skype just absolutely refused to connect tonight). We discuss the cancellation of Tron 3, the announcement of Fallout 4, the possible remakes of League of Extraordinary Gentlemen and Big Trouble in Little China, as well as Guardians of the Galaxy 2 getting a script.

We also discuss the “Women in Comics” panel calamity at Denver Comic Con and the overwhelming harassment issues at MomoCon.

Which are, y’know, not good things.


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Denver Comic Con Holds “Women in Comics” Panel… Sans Any Women

Normally when one sees a panel called “Women in Comics” at a convention (whose description includes saying it will be an introduction to women comic creators at the con) you assume there will be at least one actual person identifying as a woman on the panel.

Well, at Denver Comic Con this last weekend, not so much.

You see, Denver Comic Con decided it was best to run a “Women in Comics” panel with just three male panelists. One attendee says that when she asked why there weren’t any women on the panel, she was told by the panelists it was because “they didn’t know any.” Continue reading Denver Comic Con Holds “Women in Comics” Panel… Sans Any Women