The Geekocracy

David is an avid Blogger, Card-Carrying-Geek and Founder of The Geekocracy, with an origin story that includes copious amounts of D & D in the eighties, comics, anime, TV & film. If you would like to connect with David, give him a shout-out on Twitter

17 Best D & D YouTube Channels you should be Following

17 Best D & D YouTube Channels you should be Following | My Geek and Nerdy ‘origin story’ in the early eighties started like so many others, plowing through late night sessions of Dungeons & Dragons, with school and neighborhood friends, good food and imagination galore. They are perhaps some of my fondest childhood memories. So you can imagine my elation at seeing the resurgence of D & D, with younger generations, despite the hefty distractions of video games and mobile phones. And part of the coolness of seeing D & D’s triumphant return is the plethora of ‘resources’ players now have access to, to help them further enjoy and immersive themselves in this wonderful role playing game. Here are the 17 Best D & D YouTube Channels you should be Following.

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Everything You Need For Video Game Streaming

Everything You Need For Video Game Streaming | I have a buddy of mine, who is like the encyclopedia of everything there is to know about the popular free-to-play video game SMITE. I mean, not just game play, but strategy and all the benefits and disadvantages of using virtually every character and attack in the game. And not only that, but he also has a genuine interests in the lore and myth surrounding all the deities in the game. It’s crazy and at the same time admirable and impressive! So naturally I’ve popped the question (on more than one occasion) – why don’t you start a video game streaming service and maybe make a little extra money from this newfound expertise?! And finally after going round-and-round on this he’s taken some mild interest in doing this – with the question now being, where do I start?!

Luckily, this topic is so damn popular and video game streaming is so freakin’ widespread, that there’s already some great information out there about setting up your own service.

Setting up your own video game streaming is more than just having a computer and a way to record. There’s a lot more that goes into it IF YOU’RE SERIOUS ABOUT IT. Don’t worry, we’re not talking about a lot of stuff, but definitely the essentials and just the right amount essentials to keep it affordable for us mere mortals!

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Necessary and easy-to-obtain equipment like LIGHTING, CAMERA EQUIPMENT and MIC. Of course you can always deviate from what is recommended here or add to it, but if you reayy want to do this right, then stick to the plan!

So, if you’re ready to go and get after it, we’re ready to help guide you! Click here to head over to ENGADGET and their excellent and comprehensive piece – All the gear you need to build a game-streaming empire.

The Best Gunpla on YouTube Today

Best Gunpla on YouTube. If you’ve come to see this post odds are you probably already know what Gunpla is, however, for those new and curious visitors, you are in for one Helluva treat! Gunpla (which means Gundam Plastic Model) is a VERY popular, model-building hobby that originated in Japan. The models, that are built and sometimes painted are known as Gundam (originating from a VERY popular Anime or Japanese animated show).  So whether you are a beginner or new to the hobby or already heavily engaged with Gunpla, we’ve gathered together the Best Gunpla on YouTube all in one place to help and assist you in your Gunpla-building endeavors. Feel free to bookmark this page, as we will continue to update frequently! Enjoy!

Before we dive into the list, here is a nice introductory primer of Gunpla for those just starting out or wanting to learn more about this most awesome of model-building hobbies.

How Gundam Became an Empire | The Rise of Gunpla

Below we have put together a list of the largest Gunpla Channels on YouTube based on number of subscribers. If there are channels on here that we have missed, or that you feel are quality Gunpla channels despite their subscriber base, please let us know in the comments below and we will review it and try to include on this list. Any help you can provide in continuing to make this a valuable and helpful resource for Gunpla hobbyist would be HUGELY appreciated!

** Please note ** that the subscriber figures listed were whatever they were at the time this resource was created. These numbers could be higher or lower based on when the page was viewed.

Best Gunpla on YouTube

BUILDERS TV (206,893 Subscribers)

MECHA GAIKOTSU (170,843 Subscribers)

ZAKU AURELIUS (98,846 Subscribers)

GUNPLA MELI (61,863 Subscribers)

HENRY MCCLELLAN (52,624 Subscribers)

PRIME92 (49,155 Subscribers)

TID-GUNPLA (THAI) (44,564 Subscribers)

GUNPLA LAB (43,886 Subscribers)

LIKE GUNPLA (41,596 Subscribers)

AWESOME TOYS (41,437 Subscribers)

JENIC (31,612 Subscribers)

CHANNEL 2S (25,204 Subscribers)

FRONTLINE BUILDER (22,584 Subscribers)

JABMAN25 (20,968 Subscribers)

PAINT ON PLASTIC (18982 Subscribers)

STRYDERPRIME (18264 Subscribers)

CITRUS (16827 Subscribers)

STEEZY (16561 Subscribers)

THATGUNPLATHO (15,394 Subscribers)

ITSAGUNPLA (13,176 Subscribers)

I hope this list of Gunpla on YouTUbe was helpful. I know how vast YouTube is and that new channels sprout and die daily, so I would gladly accept any suggestions as to how I can improve and grow this resource in the comments below. And if I am missing any channel here, I would love to review and add that as well! Thanks!

Is Game of Thrones Season 8 Available to Watch Online?

Well, WINTER IS FINALLY HERE! That’s right, Game of Thrones Season 8 is finally airing this weekend, Sunday April 14th. For what has seemed like an eternity of waiting and wondering when we would finally get to see the conclusion to the show, that has captured and captivated our attention for years, we are finally getting the payoff! But for those who aren’t or can’t watch Game of Thrones Season 8 on the TV, is the show available anywhere online to view?

 

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Are Stan Lee Funko POP! Collectibles Still Available?

Stan Lee Funko POP! Collectibles. Maybe you saw the writing on the wall that one of the most creative, inventive, inspiring individuals on the planet, Stan Lee, was nearing the end of the line? Or maybe we ALL saw it, but refused to believe that such an iconic and amazing person like Lee, could ever truly leave us?! But just for shits & giggles, if you didn’t have the foresight to start picking up Stan Lee Funko POP! Collectibles sometime ago and now would like to get one, what would you have to pay, now that Mr. Lee has sadly left us?

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24 Sites to Read Manga Online Free

Where to Read Manga Online Free. There’s been a better time to be born than in today’s high-tech, hyper-connected world, where so many services and products are at your beck-and-call at the swipe of a finger or the click of a button. Back in the day, you had to make your way to the local bookstore to purchase your favorite Japanese Manga. Now? There are a ton of digital destinations where you can read Manga online free. You may already know some of these hotspots, but let’s see if you know all of these listed below?!

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Deadpool Sequel is a Lot More of The Same, and STILL Kills It!

I’ll be honest, the Deadpool Sequel is a lot more of the same shit on a different day. It doesn’t have the impact or the SHOCK and AWE that the first one had, with its silly, fourth-wall weirdness, brutal violence and sexual vulgarities. We’ve all been acclimated to that now. But it still delivers and basically gives us, the audience, everything you expect from another installment of Deadpool. From the opening credits to the post credit scenes, be prepared to carry that shit-eating grin from beginning to end!

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The Complete Guide to Thanos The Mad Titan

Thanos, The Mad Titan! By now most of you would have watched Avengers: Infinity War, with some of us (Ahem!) having already watched this blockbuster film more than that! The film was great and groundbreaking in a number of ways (besides blowing up the BOX OFFICE), and in one specifically – Thanos, becoming arguably, the greatest portrayed villain in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. So if you want to BONE UP on your Thanos knowledge, here are some resources to help you do just that!

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Thanos The Infinity War Villain You’d Love to Hate But Can’t! (SPOILERS)

At long last, we FINALLY get to see Thanos the Infinity War baddie we’ve all been waiting to see, in Marvel’s latest and greatest masterpiece, The Avengers: Infinity War. We’ve gotten glimpses of this villain over the years, masterfully ‘pulling strings’ from the shadows as he manipulated and initiated events across the cosmos, waiting for his opportunity to strike. Well, that moment came, and to say it blew us all away would be an understatement. So why is Thanos such a tough villain to hate then?!

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Complete Line of Black Panther Movie Funko POP! Collectibles

Marvel’s Black Panther movie opens nationwide on February 16th, and YOURS TRULY will be there front and center ready to take it all in. The film is definitely one of the most anticipated superhero films to be released in 2018 right alongside AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR, which is why many Black Panther movie collectibles are starting to get released. In fact, have you seen the Funko POP! collection being released? No? Come on in and let’s take a peek!

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