Zachary Levi: Geek Hero

A name that’s been in every geek’s mouth these past few months is Zachary Levi. The actor will be portraying DC hero Shazam (aka Captain Marvel) in the character’s upcoming film, but who is Zachary Levi? Some may know him as Kipp Steadman from the ABC sitcom Less than Perfect. Others may also recognize him as the voice of one Eugene “Flynn” Rider from Disney’s … Continue reading Zachary Levi: Geek Hero

Christmas: The Geekiest of Holidays

Ah Christmas! The most wonderful time of the year! Quite possibly the most beloved holiday ever and quite possibly the geekiest. I mean think about it, you got the presents which can vary from toys and collectibles to video-games to DVDs and Blu-rays to geeky t-shirts and other clothing and so much more that geeks all over the world can put on their wishlist. There’s … Continue reading Christmas: The Geekiest of Holidays

In Brightest Day, In Blackest Night.

Green Lantern. Sure, he is often one of the most overlooked characters in the Justice League and not a lot of people’s favorite superhero; but he is my favorite superhero and my favorite justice league character. A Lot of you don’t know the writers on Geek Motivation, but allow me to introduce myself and give you a little about me so you can have context … Continue reading In Brightest Day, In Blackest Night.

What Really Makes A Hero?

What makes a hero a hero? Not a superhero, necessarily, but a hero. Obviously we don’t have Batman and Superman running around the world, but heroes still exist. And they’re everywhere. So why are heroes heroes? We can answer this question by looking at the stories of various real and fictional heroes and finding a common factor among them. In this article, we’ll look at … Continue reading What Really Makes A Hero?