Pringles & Star Wars The Force For Fun Finalist: Ewok Plushie Giveaway

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Excited to be a Force for Fun influencer for Pringles and Star Wars! The finalist this week shows us what happens when movie buffs collide, things get awesome. We’re guessing filmmakers Jared Hedges and Dave Cain (Team Spaceman) know a lot about this phenomenon.

Team Spaceman BTS 3As part of the Pringles® and Star Wars “The Force For Fun” promotion, more than a thousand fan-generated video ideas were gathered through and narrowed down to seven finalist videos competing for a grand prize of $25,000* and the chance to be featured as a national advertisement.

Pringles YouTube and Facebook page will announce the winning vid at the end of June, so be sure to follow them to stay tuned!

Oh and there’s a giveaway, too! 


Winner receives: Two cans of Pringles, 1 Ewok Plush Doll (he even talks!).. Enter below!

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Sunday Funnies- Servile with a Smile

[Source: Dueling Analogs] Zombie School Girl Review

Halloween is next month and if you’re like me, you’ve been thinking about your next costume since last year. Last year I was Luigi and this year I will be a Zombie School Girl! The costume was provided by They have an enormous amount of costumes ranging from infants to adults and a bunch of great geek themed costumes as well.

Now us geeks like playing dress up so we don’t need to wait until October 31st like everyone else to throw on a cape or Vader helmet. So if you can’t make your costume for the next con, I recommend buying it from Halloween Costumes, I’m sure they have something to satisfy your cosplay craving.

First off it took me literally days to decide on a costume to review because there were so many I liked. I’ve done cute and “sexy” costumes before but this year I wanted to switch things up and get the Zombie School Girl costume. I love the undead and it was about time I became one and the Zombie School Girl Costume wanted my brains.

My Zombie School Girl costume came in the mail and I immediately tried it on and it fit perfectly. I threw on some makeshift zombie makeup and took some pics, but no smiling because zombies don’t smile! I never had a school uniform so I couldn’t have made the costume myself at home, and even if I did I don’t think it would look nearly as good. The costume came with a ripped tie, a plaid skirt. But the best part was the charcoal gray jacket with attached shirt equipped with blood stains, ripped and frayed on the edges and even a gross rubber bloody gash! When Halloween comes around I’ll probably make it extra school girly and get some knee-high stockings, mary jane shoes and fake blood.

I recommend you head over to for your costume and cosplay needs for the next convention or Halloween Party. They ship quickly and have a flat rate of $4.99 and have a great sale section which it sure beats the fighting crowds at costume stores during Halloween season. 

Some of my favorite costumes on

Check out the gallery below, click on the images to enlarge.

Disclosure – I was provided the Zombie School Girl costume for a review, however, all thoughts an opinions are my own and I wasn’t paid for this post.  Thank you for providing the costume for this review! 

Happy Thanksgiving

*Obligatory Thanksgiving post*

Aside from being thankful for the usual “friends, family and health”, I am also thankful for all of you magnificent people who follow this blog regularly, stumble across it (via Google) and my friends who follow and support my blog even though you have absolutely no idea what I am talking about 95% of the time.  Creating this blog allowed me to meet so many other great people, mainly on twitter (follow me @girl_gone_geek! #shamelessplug) and it has been a blast!  And of course how could I not be grateful for the existence of the awesome geekery which are so near and dear to my heart like Video Games, Anime, Comics, Literature, Cyberpunk, Fantasy, Sci-fi, Zombies and more!

I hope everyone has a safe and Happy Thanksgiving and to all of you non-Americans Happy November 25th!