Earlier this week I caught up with Cosplayer, Emilee Shield, who some of you may know as ourshieldmaiden. We talked about her early beginnings as a cosplayer right through to time management of cosplay projects.
The thing is, there are two types of cartoons: those for children and those very much not for children. Many cartoons are directed toward adults, including Marvel and DC Cartoons that are based on the comics of your childhood.
Ethan Van Sciver leads a hate mob of his fans on YouTube and Twitter under the hashtag #Comicsgate and uses that drama to sell mediocre comic books. The resulting combination of mixing greed with weaponized autism results in levels of hilarity to which few things can compare.
We have encountered a major problem within the geek community. The Pop Culture Fandoms that used to serve as an escape from the less than pleasant parts of life for myself and so many others are becoming more and more hostile.