Okie Geek Okie Geek is a weekly interview show with Oklahoma people about events and places with a geeky twist. The geek/nerd fandom is growing strong in Oklahoma and Okie Geek hopes to make people aware of all the fun stuff going on in the Sooner State.
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Okie Geek is a weekly interview show with Oklahoma people about events and places with a geeky twist. The geek/nerd fandom is growing strong in Oklahoma and Okie Geek hopes to make people aware of all the fun stuff going on in the Sooner State.

Most Recent Episodes

Uncanny Comic Expo

The Uncanny Comic Expo is coming to the Grand Casino and Hotel in Shawnee on August 28th. The celebration of pop culture includes more than 100 vendors along with cosplay, dungeons & dragons games and special guests. Tickets for the event are only $15 for participants 13 and up, with kids 12 and under getting in for free. Find out more information on the Uncanny Comic Expo website as well as Facebook and Instagram

New Star Comics

It's episode 242, of the Okie Geek Podcast and this week we are talking about a new comic book publishing house getting created right here in Oklahoma. Our friends from Okie Comics are spinning off "New Star Comics" with a Kickstarter planning to launch this Saturday. Our guests are Tanner Fuerborn, Jeff Provine and Tyler Tarleton. You can find out more about New Star Comics on Facebook.

New World Comic Con 6

It's Episode 241 of the Okie Geek Podcast and we are talking with our good friend Buck Berlin, owner of New World Comics about New World Comic Con 6 coming up July 24th from 9AM to 7PM in the Expo Hall on the OKC State Fairgrounds. Tickets are just $7 for adults, $5 for kids 6-12 and free for five years of age and younger. The event includes all local vendors and a wonderful celebration of comics and pop culture. You can find out more on the New World Comic Con website as well as Facebook and Instagram.

Ayakashi Con

It's Episode 20 and we are talking with Tanya Cox the organizer behind the all new Ayakashi Con in Blackwell to go along with ParaCon also up at the Blackwell Event Center. Just $40 gets you into both conventions running Saturday and Sunday, June 26th and 27th. You can find out more information on the website for Oklahoma Paranormal Association as well as Facebook

We Promised Utopia Preorders

This week on the Okie Geek Podcast we talk with our friends at Literati Press about preorders for "We Promised Utopia", the third instalment from the Oklahoma City comic book publishers. The comic expected to run for 12 issues has already been getting major attention from comic book shops, readers and distributors. Joining us are Project Lead Adrian Morales, Co-Artist John Eric Osborn (JEO Creations), Co-Artist Chloe Elimam (Website) and C-Artist Jonathan Koelsh (website). You can preorder at your favorite comic book shop, and get more information from Literati Press on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and the web.

SoonerCon Fundraising

It's episode 238 of the Okie Geek Podcast. We are talking this week with friends of the show, Matt Cavanaugh, Amber Hanneken and Aislinn Burrows about Fundraising for Oklahoma's longest running pop culture convention, SoonerCon. Sadly, SoonerCon had to get delayed again for one more year, but it is coming back in 2022. To make that possible, organizers are holding a series of fundraisers to help keep the lights on and pay for much needed costs in preparation for the big part next year. From June 21st through the 27th there will be an online silent auction to raise money for the Future Society of Central Oklahoma. You can find out more about SoonerCon on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and on its website.

DeadCenter Film Festival 21

It's episode 237, and we are talking about the 21st year for one of the largest film festivals in the region, DeadCenter. Executive Director Alyx Picard-Davis talks about the quick shift the organization had to do last year in the midst of the Coronavirus pandemic to move all of its viewings online. This year, the event includes a record number of films. While some of them will remain a virtual experience from June 10th through the 20th, there will also be in person events and viewings from the 10th through the 13th, along with a special screening during Pride Week on June 17th. This year's DeadCenter also includes more Indigenous films along with a Best Indigenous Film Award. Tickets vary depending on what you are wanting to do at the festival. You can see the schedule and more information at DeadCenterFilm.org. You can also fin it on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Artist Adam Conklin

It's episode 236 of the Okie Geek Podcast, and we are talking with artist Adam Conklin about his experience with his art, playing D&D and going to conventions amid the Coronavirus Pandemic. You can find and commission work with Adam on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and even TikTok. Plus, make sure and check out his daughter's work on Instagram.

OKC Pop Culture Convention

It's episode 235 of the Okie Geek Podcast brought to you by Okie Comics. This week we are talking with Rad Janloo about the OKC Pop Culture Convention coming to Oklahoma City May 8th and 9th at the Windham Garden OKC Airport on south Meridian. The show features Ray Park who you might remember as Darth Maul. It also includes celebrities from the Mighty Ducks, Cobra Kai, Power Rangers and more. There are also going to be many vendors, cosplay contests and movie screenings. Tickets right now are just $15 for Saturday, $10 for Sunday or $20 for the entire weekend, but tickets will go up $5 soon so pick up your preorders now and avoid the long line on convention day. You can find out more on the OKC Pop Culture Con website as well as Facebook and Instagram.

Extra Life United Tournament

Our friends at Extra Life are holding their United Tournament this Friday, April 23rd through Sunday. We get a chance to talk with streamer Ryan Ritter who will be taking part in the festivities to raise money for the Children's Hospital Foundation of Oklahoma. The special event to play games and save lives includes a variety of games as well as a special online cosplay competition. There will also be a special appearance by Jack Black who will be playing Among Us on Saturday. You can find out more on the Extra Life United Tournament Facebook Page and the Extra Life homepage as well as Twitch, Twitter, Reddit and Instagram. And make sure to follow Ryan Ritter on his Twitch channel along with Facebook and Twitter.