GGB Reno’s October Cosplay Brunch Recap

For the month of October, the Reno Geek Girls had their second annual cosplay brunch at Liberty Food and Wine Exchange, where they enjoyed some truly excellent food and chatted about current, past, and future costumes! Jan joined us in an incredible Boushh costume that took 6 months (!) and $4000 (!!!) to put together using…

GGB Reno’s MST3K September Brunch

As their September brunch theme, GGB Reno welcomed all fans of hilariously bad movies at our Mystery Science Theater 3000 brunch, celebrating all robots, hosts, villains, and everything the not-too-distant future has to offer! Lindsay volunteered to go first with the memorable opening line, “I’ll start ‘cause I’m easy.” Easy as in, she immediately admitted…

GGB Reno’s “August Adaptations” Brunch Recap

In lieu of a traditional “book brunch,” the Reno chapter of Geek Girl Brunch opted for a broader theme for the month of August, including all varieties of “things-adapted-into-other-forms.” This allowed us to discuss a multitude of adaptations beyond the standard book to TV or film adaptations, such as stage plays to film (and vice…

GGB Reno’s June Pride Brunch

For the month of June, the Reno Geek Girls are celebrating the contributions of LGBTQ characters and storylines within our beloved fandoms. This is our first time at Biscotti’s inside the Peppermill Spa & Casino, but with their amazing tea selection and speedy service, we will definitely be back!  Because we tend to hop from fandom to…

From Alias to Zenon: GGB Reno’s “Any Fandom April”

A record number of Reno geek girls met up at Napa Sonoma in South Reno for “Any Fandom April,” a brunch theme celebrating all those random fandoms that may never get their own brunch themes, but which we love all the same. Everyone went home with a random fandom goody bag, and prizes were given out…

GGB Reno’s “Marvel March” Brunch

For the month of March, the Reno Geek Girls met up at Mimi’s Cafe to discuss the Marvel fandom. We gushed about our favorite superheroes, swooned over our favorite super-villains, and debated the pros and cons of the kind of superpower we would like to have. Danielle, one of our three new members who dabbled…