fact or fiction

Is it a fact or is it merely fiction? Fact or Fiction explores the lesser known truths in the geek universe.

  • Jonathan Sim
    Published 2 years ago
    Pixar Theory: Who Is Riley's Monster?

    Pixar Theory: Who Is Riley's Monster?

    Last year, I wrote an article on the SuperCarlinBrothers's theory that Randall from Monsters, Inc. is Andy's monster from Toy Story. You can click on the link for my article or watch this video if you're interested in that.
  • Jonathan Sim
    Published 2 years ago
    'Harry Potter' Theory: Professor Slughorn's DARKEST SECRET!

    'Harry Potter' Theory: Professor Slughorn's DARKEST SECRET!

    I think out of all the character intros in the history of books/films, none is more unique and insane than the introduction of Professor Slughorn in Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince.
  • David Porter
    Published 2 years ago
    10 TV Couples Who Hated Each Other in Real Life

    10 TV Couples Who Hated Each Other in Real Life

    If you grew up with network television shows in the 70s and 80s, like I did, most of the shows were ensemble pieces, and it seemed like everyone enjoyed each other’s company. Most TV couples seemed as if they were pretty compatible in real life, like the Jeffersons or Archie and Edith Bunker, Simon and Simon, Mr. Roarke and Tattoo…it always seemed like Mr. Jefferson, as played by the legendary Sherman Helmsley, might have benefited from some anger management counseling, but overall, I never had the feeling he hated Isabel Sanford. And the Cunningham household always seemed like a loving home. But here's ten couples who probably weren't so happy showing up to work...
  • Nexus Wagner
    Published 2 years ago
    Who's Going to Die in 'Avengers: Infinity War?'

    Who's Going to Die in 'Avengers: Infinity War?'

    So, as many know, since the release of the trailer, Avengers: Infinity War—Part One has been the talk of Marvel fans worldwide. Speculation about what happens has been on everyone's lips, and with the threat of Thanos looming over our favorite heroes' heads, we all know that there's a chance that one, if not several, of our beloved Avengers may not make it through the battle and into the rest of the movies yet to come.
  • Ghezal Amiri
    Published 2 years ago
    Fan Theory Suggests Darth Vader's Corny Jokes Are All Because of His Name

    Fan Theory Suggests Darth Vader's Corny Jokes Are All Because of His Name

    When you think of the greatest on-screen film villains of all time, a few names immediately pop into your head. No doubt, one of these names must include the #Sith lord whose breathing alone causes you to shudder, #DarthVader from the galaxy far, far away.
  • Jonathan Sim
    Published 2 years ago
    'Back to the Future' Theory: Doc KILLED a Version of Marty!

    'Back to the Future' Theory: Doc KILLED a Version of Marty!

    I was initially gonna write a theory that Doc was suicidal, but after Logan Paul's distasteful and insensitive video, I decided against it. Anyways, we don't accept your apology, Logan. Go home.
  • Paco Taylor
    Published 2 years ago
    Did Awesome Fan Art Inspire the Remarkable Look of 2018's Animated 'Spider-Man' Movie?

    Did Awesome Fan Art Inspire the Remarkable Look of 2018's Animated 'Spider-Man' Movie?

    On Monday December 8th, Marvel and Sony Pictures Animation rocked the collective socks off the nerdiverse with the unexpected release of a teaser trailer for a computer-animated Spider-Man film that fans are now anxiously waiting a whole flippin' year to see. December 14th, 2018 will bring to the big screen the thrilling release of the super cool-looking Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse.
  • Tom Bacon
    Published 2 years ago
    The Historical Accuracy Of 'The Legend Of Tarzan'

    The Historical Accuracy Of 'The Legend Of Tarzan'

    The Legend of Tarzan is a fascinating film. It's a strange blend of truth and fiction; it stars a fictional character created by Edgar Rice Burroughs, whose first adventure was published in 1912. The story carefully positions this near-superhero in a very real setting, an environment that owes far less to fiction than we'd ever believe. So here's the truth behind the movie...
  • Paul Writes
    Published 2 years ago
    Man Realizes Superhero Dream of Flying Around Like Iron Man With Homemade Suit

    Man Realizes Superhero Dream of Flying Around Like Iron Man With Homemade Suit

    As we move into the futuristic age of technology where science fiction meets reality, we get closer to seeing gadgets resembling that of superheroes in our everyday society. And while we're still years away from flying cars in the skies, one man just brought us closer to flight suits — we may be flying around like #IronMan before flying cars even go into production.
  • Paul Writes
    Published 2 years ago
    Wolverine's Claws Tested Against Hydraulic Press in 'Logan' Video

    Wolverine's Claws Tested Against Hydraulic Press in 'Logan' Video

    With the premiere of Logan on the horizon, it would seem like Fox would hold back on releasing any more footage, but that doesn't appear to be the case. A new video has emerge, and while it isn't directly from Logan the creators of the video have partnered with #Fox. Created by the Youtube sensation Hydraulic Press Channel, the newest video is another in the channel's long series of videos where they crush various objects with a hydraulic press.
  • Dustin Murphy
    Published 2 years ago
    'Doctor Who': More Evidence That The Thirteenth Doctor Is A Woman

    'Doctor Who': More Evidence That The Thirteenth Doctor Is A Woman

    If you watched this past week's episode of Doctor Who, then you already know that the Twelfth Doctor is fighting off regeneration. It is also a sign that Peter Capaldi's tenure as the Doctor is beginning to wind down, as this season introduced one his biggest story arcs. With December only five months away, the upcoming Christmas Special will give us the next transition for our favorite Gallifreyan.
  • Charlotte Poitras
    Published 2 years ago
    5 Harry Potter Fake News You Probably Believed

    5 Harry Potter Fake News You Probably Believed

    The reason why so many people are fascinated by the Harry Potter universe is that, even if you are the greatest Potterhead in the world, there are still so many things that you don't know. With so much information available, it is not surprising to see people believing in crazy things written by the many Rita Skeeters in this world. And today, we are here to demystify them. Make sure you watch this video until the end to know which joke ended up in a book because today, we are showing you 5 Harry Potter fake news you probably believed.