PRIDE – Congratulations, America

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Today is an auspicious day.

The Supreme Court ruled, in a narrow margin, that the practice of banning same sex marriage is unconstitutional. Short of a constitutional amendment passing, it’s now the law of the land. We here at the Ace of Geeks stand for, and have always stood for inclusion. It’s right there in our welcome statement. We believe you should be an ambassador, not a gatekeeper. That’s why we fought against Gamergate, and it’s why we’re inclusive of fandoms that often get shoved to the side, like Bronies and Furries. And it’s why we’re so happy, here today, to welcome America into a world of love and acceptance, rather than the path of intolerance and hate so many people are so desperate to follow. The words of a book written thousands of years ago should not be dictating what happy, loving couples can do today. Since this is a momentous day, and we’ve basically spent all day celebrating on the staff page, we wanted to give a space for those of the staff who wanted to say something to do just that. Here you go: Continue reading

First Look at Civil War’s Crossbones, Falcon

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The latest from the set of Captain America: Civil War is a first look at costumes for both Crossbones and Falcon — and don’t expect any spandex singlets for Crossbones in this Marvel Cinematic Universe!  To check them out, hit the jump, and click the images to expand!

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Civil War has Ant-Man, is Basically Avengers 3

Marvel put out a press release today announcing the full cast of Captain America: Civil War…and it is a lot of people. There’s a full team of Avengers, plus all of Cap’s supporting cast, plus Ant-Man, plus Black Panther, plus Sharon Carter and whoever Martin Freeman is playing. I haven’t seen a movie this stuffed that wasn’t called “The Avengers” before. And since the storyline of this film involves the Avengers and the consequences of their actions, I’m left to wonder how this is a Captain America movie at all. The good news is, it’s Marvel. They haven’t made a misstep yet. We’ll see, when the film comes out on May 6th. View the full press release after the jump.
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