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NYCC2014 GeeksOUT & NYT OUT Presents LGBT in Comics

NYCC2014 GeeksOUT & NYT OUT Presents LGBT in Comics

  Every year, NYCC has a panel to highlight LGBT issues in the comics industry. This year, the discussion ranged from whether or not we’d see more Young Avengers, Wonder Woman being the ultimate queer character to the burgeoning webcomic industry. This year’s panel included prolific comic media and industry writers and artists such as:...
#GamerGate

#GamerGate

So, awkward conversation time. #GamerGate. We’ve been trying to avoid talking about it because there’s a lot of misinformation out there and the issue is incredibly divisive but it’s gotten to the point where I feel like we’d be doing everyone a disservice if we didn’t address it at all. It’s something that’s been simmering...

Transgender Riot Tech Analyst Commits Suicide

Kate von Roeder, a tech analyst at Riot Games, has committed suicide. Known as Riot Damiya, she was a prominent member of the League of Legends community. Depression and difficulties in transitioning are mentioned as the main reasons for her suicide. If you or anyone you know are contemplating suicide, please call the NATIONAL SUICIDE PREVENTION...
My Little Pony Motion Comic

My Little Pony Motion Comic

All you My Little Pony fans and Bronies out there have got to check this out. IDW and Madefire got together to make motion comics out of the My Litte Pony comic franchise. It has been fantastic to see our properties come to life as Motion Books — with just the right amount of animation...
Are we all awkward virgin wallflowers?

Are we all awkward virgin wallflowers?

Within the span of 3 days, the survey for LGBT gamers/nerds received 483 responses. Here’s a link to the survey that they took. Statistically speaking, my penis was fully erect from having access to so much data. I was incredibly excited that we were able to receive such a large range of answers from people....
LGBT Survey for gamers

LGBT Survey for gamers

This survey is no longer accepting responses but I’m leaving this here as reference. Updates will be posted on this article or on our front page. Please also follow our Facebook or our Twitter for more updates and details What is your age? * Under 16 17 – 20 21 – 25 26 – 30...
Ask Dr. Gay Nerd: Mean Gays

Ask Dr. Gay Nerd: Mean Gays

  Dear Dr. Gay Nerd. I have been great friends with this guy since college, but recently I’ve been getting tired of being friends with him. I’m tired of hearing about him talking shit about people. Also, we have several mutual friends together and I’ve started to hear from our friends that he is spreading...
Youtube Geek Week 2013

Youtube Geek Week 2013

August 4-10 is Youtube’s Geek Week. They officially highlight any cool tidbits that are downright nerdy to everyone. Tons of videos vary from popular nerd culture to the more obscure and then loops back into awesome science experiments. My favorite is actually the geek quiz that plays 10 short clips at random and you need...
Kickstarter: Men vs Cosplay Calendar 2014

Kickstarter: Men vs Cosplay Calendar 2014

Tapping into the awesome cosplay community, Men Vs. Cosplay wants to create an awesome calendar for 2014. I’m really impressed with the level of detail for these costumes. They definitely fall into the awesome category and we definitely could use a dose or two of it every month. Here is the kickstarter if you want...
Dys4ia

Dys4ia

Created by famed game designer and critic, Dys4ia is social commentary in the form of a game. It’s a mix of Warioware-esque games that chronicle the experience of transitioning from male to female. This pixelated autobiography is rendered in retro graphics and bright colors and a great soundtrack. A lot of the scenes and games are staged...
Gay Animes to Watch This Season: Free! Iwatobi Swim Club

Gay Animes to Watch This Season: Free! Iwatobi Swim Club

One of the most talked and shipped about animes this summer is Free! Iwatobi Swim Club. It originally started out as an animation short and animation exercise but it gained such a cult following that it became a full fledged anime. Free! has gained cult status for good reason. The animation is completely gorgeous. Free...
Holy Cow! A Gay Batman Wedding!

Holy Cow! A Gay Batman Wedding!

Not going to lie, I had an unrelenting wedding boner after seeing how adorable this entire wedding was. Kevin and Christopher had their wedding themed as “Heroes Versus Villains”. The wedding was fully decked out in Batman memorabilia. Both grooms were dressed in appropriate Batman gear as Kevin dressed up in a Batman tie and...
GN Contest: Dating Gone Nerdy

GN Contest: Dating Gone Nerdy

Hey guys! We’ve got an exciting contest lined up for you today! The theme is “Dating Gone Nerdy”. Basically, photoshop/GIMP/MSpaint/collage your favorite characters into dating/hookup profiles! Is Mario looking for some PnP with shrooms? Captain America looking for a hot GILF?  Let your imagination run wild. We’re looking for the funniest, coolest or most amusing...
Faux Daria Movie Trailer Starring Aubrey Plaza

Faux Daria Movie Trailer Starring Aubrey Plaza

Way back in 2011, Aubrey Plaza created quite a stir when she agreed to play Daria if there was an upcoming movie. Flash forward to now where she makes good on her offer thanks to CollegeHumor. This totally needs to be turned into a full length movie. Only thing that they need to get right...
r/gaymers to be shutdown?

r/gaymers to be shutdown?

Late yesterday night, r/gaymers, the gay gaming community on Reddit with over 16,500 subscribers, received news that their beloved community may be shut down. The r/gaymers moderators were informed that Reddit had received a cease and desist from the owner of Gaymer.org, Chris Vizzini. Here is the quote of the announcement that was submitted by...
Tina Fey on the topic of gay nerds...

Tina Fey on the topic of gay nerds…

Gotta love Tina Fey. I practically live to say Liz Lemon quotes but I, for one, am appalled that she thinks nerds aren’t synonymous with cool. Haven’t we taken the word back already since nerd chic became a thing? Click here to read what your fellow GN-ers have to say about the story in the...
Gay Nerd of the Month: Super Scrub

Gay Nerd of the Month: Super Scrub

GN Congratulations on being February’s Gay Nerd of the Month! GN Any words for your fans? Super Scrub Thanks Super Scrub Umm, thank you for nominating me I was really surprised I had fans to be perfectly honest. GN Oh please, you’ve got tons of nerd rep. Plus, apparently, you’re cute Super Scrub Well thanks!...
Gay Nerd of the Month: Kaz

Gay Nerd of the Month: Kaz

GN: Congratulations on being November’s Gay Nerd of the Month! GN: Any message for your fans? Kaz: Thanks for the votes, and one of you left your underwear at my place. And I’m sure I found a hidden camera in my toliet. GN: So that’s how you won. I assumed there was some sort of...