Geek speed dating comic
"So I mentioned that she was 'too cute to be expendable'" — the inside joke being that most red shirts on "Star Trek" wind up dead.He teased that they should visit a power plant on their first date.
There was another con coming up, so he suggested a speed-dating event."Star Wars" fans holding lightsabers and dressed as Jedi Knights collect their tickets at a screening of "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" in London.Comic-Con speed dating guru Ryan Glitch says "Star Wars"-obsessed singles may find sympathetic love interests at his events, held across the country."Star Wars" fans holding lightsabers and dressed as Jedi Knights collect their tickets at a screening of "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" in London.I legitimately have an interest in geek culture and the people that make it up.I wanted to meet people; not necessarily for dating, but definitely just to meet some cool people with similar interests, and challenge myself.Let me start off by saying that I am incredibly reserved.
Meeting new people is definitely not a strong suit for me, and neither is dating, so when I saw the Nerd Nite speed dating opportunity coordinated by the Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo (C2E2), I immediately thought it was a great idea for some people, just not me. But as an adult, I realize that sometimes we have to go outside our comfort zone and try some new things.
Comic-Con speed dating guru Ryan Glitch says "Star Wars"-obsessed singles may find sympathetic love interests at his events, held across the country.
(Simon Dawson / Bloomberg) For "Star Wars" fans who are looking for love in Alderaan places, Ryan Glitch has a solution: sci-fi speed-dating, which he hosts at Comic-Cons around the country.
Many Comic Con attendees dress like their favorite comic book, video game, anime, sci-fi, movies, and TV characters to celebrate their fandom — a ritual called cosplay.
(Click here for further explanation.) pin over her heart, and black collar suggested that she belonged to the Starfleet Corps of Engineers, of the "Star Trek" universe.
It was at this point that Ryan suggested I participate in the 3pm session.