Darth Mexican

Darth Mexican has been a geek for 24+ years. His interests include Anime, Cosplay, Comic Books, Kung Fu films, Video Games and Table Top Gaming. With strong character traits such as optimism and ambition, it's hardly a surprise that Darth Mexican decided to create a blog centered around Geek Culture that kept the community updated on all things they care for. However, he knew that he could not possibly tackle this beast by himself and recruited Spocktopus to his cause. Darth Mexican loves his team, this page, and those that follow it.

Cosplayer of the Week: Cynorme

Cosplayer of the Week: Cynorme Hey friends! Welcome to the first Cosplayer of the Week for 2017! This week goes to a super dope cosplayer by the name of Cynorme!  I prided myself on having a solid knowledge of folks in the Arizona cosplay community and then was blown away when I stumbled across her page. She does such fantastic work with makeup and her costumes that it is a legit crime that more p...

Taiyou Con 2017 Review

Taiyou Con 2017 Review We had a lot of fun last year at Taiyou Con and this year it looked like it was going to get even better! If you are not familiar with Taiyou Con, it is a convention focused on anime and Japanese culture. They tend to bring a number of awesome Japanese entertainers to meet fans and preform! They also tend to bring a number of geeky guests as well, for example this year they ...

Cosplayers of the Year 2016

  Cosplayers of the Year 2016 There were so many fantastic cosplayers that we interviewed this year and last. Even making a list of only 13 cosplayers was difficult in itself! If you missed the nominees, check them out here! Deciding on whether or not to have our readers vote or have our staff vote on a winner was also a difficult choice. In the end we decided to do both! That way the people get a...

Here Is What We Know About The Nintendo Switch

Here Is What We Know About The Nintendo Switch I think it is safe to say that since the Wii had launched, Nintendo has been losing their place as one of the console gaming titans. While they still were creative and progressive, their plans for motion controls and a tablet based controller in the Wii and Wii U did not seem to appeal to users as much as they had thought. Meanwhile their competitors,...

Interview With Rin The Yordle

Interview With Rin The Yordle At Taiyou Con I met up with friends who were all raving about how incredible this artist was how lived in the valley. I was surprised that so many had recommended her to me and so I took them up on their suggestion and did as much research on Rin the Yordle in a single night. Sure enough I was blown away by the content she created from her artwork to her streams on Tw...

Fantastic AZ Photographers (And Where To Find Them)

Fantastic AZ Photographers (And Where To Find Them) During Taiyou Con, I had the chance to catch up with one of my favorite cosplayers, Mae Dae Cosplay. After gushing about Steven Universe and conventions, she mentioned how she wanted to get really great photos of her costumes but had no idea who would do it or how they are as professionals. This stopped me in my tracks because I was under the mis...

The Geek Lyfe Interviews Mega64!

The Geek Lyfe Interviews Mega64! At the time of writing this, it is the third and final day of Taiyou Con 2017. This year had a ton of great aspects to it but we’ll save that for the review! For this article we want to show you guys our interview with a group of incredible YouTubers called Mega 64! If you are not familiar with their content, they are comedians who takes the world of video ga...

Five Dope Animated Shorts

Five Dope Animated Shorts If you are anything like us you are probably awesome. Also you probably enjoy quirky shows such as: Adventure Time, Steven Universe, Over The Garden Wall, Avatar The Last Air Bender etc. These are such incredible shows that are beloved by so many however hardly any of them were even considered for the longest time. Their creators gathered together the team that they could...

Final Fantasy: Brave Exvius Includes Ariana Grande’s Own Character!

Final Fantasy: Brave Exvius Includes Ariana Grande’s Own Character! Popular entertainer, Ariana Grande announced earlier today that she will have her own character in Final Fantasy: Brave Exvius. Yes. You read that right, it’s okay, I also never thought this would ever happen as well. pretty lil thing holds her own in a room of men in suits ♡ 👋🏼 I’m SO so excited to finally share...

Cosplayer Of The Month: Annamaria Ong(RIP)

Cosplayer Of The Month: Annamaria Ong(RIP) Hey friends! For this final Friday of 2016 I want to honor a young cosplayer by the name of Annamaria Ong. Prior to today, I had another cosplayer lined up that you all would have loved just as much as any other! However I felt an overwhelming desire to honor Annamaria Ong. She is 13 years old, attended various UK conventions like London Comic Con, and co...

Phoenix Comicon Requires Volunteers To Pay To Work

Phoenix Comicon Requires Volunteers To Pay To Work *Note: We have been notified that an image of a pirate group from Arizona has been accidentally used by Facebook for the preview image. We would like to inform readers that this group is in no way involved in what is going on. The image intended for the preview link is the cover photo. Phoenix Comicon is Arizona’s largest comic book conventi...

Cosplayer Of The Year 2016

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