Your Band of Brothers Must Go Offline

One of the things you have probably noticed watching social media is how quickly movements or groups that publicize their existence there are altered, changed or destroyed. It’s why if you’re trying to gather a group of fellow adventurers and masculine geeks, you need to understand why this phenomenon occurs, and how to prevent it […]

Authenticity Is the Future Coin Of The Realm

Our good pal and occasional cohost of Masculine Geek Aaron Clarey wrote an essay titled “Sanity is the New Wealth” that is now behind a paywall. His argument: being sane and acknowledging reality will give a person the same benefits as traditional wealth does. Recently I’ve come to realize that a similar truth can be […]

The Rise Of The Gamma In “Geek” Culture.

One of the reasons that Masculine Geek exists is because there is a perception that certain hobbies, interests or studies considered “geeky” are also regarded as unmasculine. However, when one examines history, we find that these were often the passions of famous, powerful and unquestionably manly men. So when and how did the disconnect occur? […]

Star Wars, Star Trek & Ghostbusters Geekery

For all the Star Wars, Star Trek, and Ghostbusters fans here. I want to share this cool website with you. It’s called ANOVOS Productions, LLC. They create outstanding replicas such as Storm Trooper helmets & armor kits, Darth Vader’s cape, blaster kits, and GhostBuster proton packs. The detail of the replicas and kits is outstanding. […]

Thoughts on “A More Complete Beast” by Jack Donovan

One of my favorite writers is Jack Donovan, author of “The Way of Men” and “Becoming a Barbarian.” His works have been an indispensable guide for men such as myself seeking to understand masculinity and build male friendships within the context of 21st Century, post-modern Western culture. Recently I spent an afternoon reading his latest […]

Masculinity Under Attack

Hey all you fellow Geeks, Gamers, Nerds, and Masculine Men, masculinity is under attack again. Just this last week Masculinity has really come under attack. The American Psychological Association has come out and said that “traditional” masculinity is harmful to men and boys and have all but said that “traditional” masculinity is a mental disorder. […]