Archive for the ‘geek stuff’ Category

Prime-8

Posted: 8th March 2013 by affehaus in comics, design, geek stuff, the List

I’ve been following Everett Downing’s 365 Super Heroes ever since they were featured on [a site that I can’t remember because it was so friken long ago… but he’s been featured on many, so I don’t feel bad], and I like both his work and the inspiration behind it. However, these past several days, Mr. […]

Steampunk Peanuts

Posted: 24th February 2013 by affehaus in comics, cultural, design, geek stuff, I made
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Dame Sally is a solitary figure. Once a woman of sunny and youthful disposition, she vested her affections upon a uniquely unreceptive, and in fact, rather callous and self-absorbed individual. Given her passionate nature, Sally threw all of her self into a fully-committed campaign to breach the unyielding facade of the Ascetic figure. However, the […]

Galadriel Cops an Attitude

Posted: 6th November 2012 by affehaus in cultural, design, geek stuff, movies

The official New Line/MGM character poster for the royal Elf.  I’ve always perceived the elves as a little bit aloof, and just a tetch disdainful… but really, flipping off prospective movie patrons? That’s just downright hostile.

Steampunk Peanuts

Posted: 19th October 2012 by affehaus in comics, cultural, design, geek stuff, I made

Benjamin [last name unknown] Great of stature in both size and intellect, Benjamin was recognized early on as a prodigy. At the age of 4, he’d independently theorized the concept of a steam powered turbine. At 6, he developed a patent for the coal-fueled thinking engine. By the time he’d graduated from the St Paul […]

Angry Birds of the Comics World

Posted: 11th September 2012 by affehaus in comics, design, games, geek stuff, humor

Because, really, vigilantes and villains wouldn’t be doing what they do if they didn’t have some kind of anger issues.

Steampunk Peanuts

Posted: 9th September 2012 by affehaus in comics, cultural, design, geek stuff, I made

Dr. Franklin In his youth, Franklin was a precocious lad. Initially, his interests were given to the arts, both verbal and visual; At an early age, Franklin had exhibited the ability to quote text the Bible; it’s noted that the Old Testament had been, in his formative years, to be a source of inspiration. Additionally, […]

Steampunk Peanuts

Posted: 31st August 2012 by affehaus in comics, cultural, design, geek stuff, I made

As ‘spiritual leader’ of the Summit Hill area, the Rector Van Pelt is frequently found delivering sermons unto the local townsfolk, and preaching the auspices and virtues of the Great Pumpkin. He wanders about the little burg in his robin’s egg blue mantle, walking staff* in hand, delivering homilies and advice, and generally trying to […]

The Penguin

Posted: 20th August 2012 by affehaus in comics, design, geek stuff, I made

A crucial fact omitted in almost all ornithological references: The penguin is a dangerous bird*, and it should be not be trusted. Or even left to its own devices. *Feathers McGraw? The Bud Light Penguin? The birds from Madagascar? I’m not making this shit up, people.

Throwaway

Posted: 9th August 2012 by affehaus in comics, cultural, design, food stuffs, geek stuff, humor, I made

Kicking the villainous John Volstead in the nuts since 1944

PIGGERS! updated

Posted: 6th August 2012 by affehaus in comics, design, geek stuff, I made, not a sports blog

The great and wise Oatmeal has answered my inquiry, and given his blessing to the design. Here is the revised copy, pending submissions: Piggers: the ‘default’ sports team in The Oatmeal. To the best of my knowledge, they had no logo/mascot. Now they do, and any subsequent version or offering will clearly be a poor […]