Disney is set to release Big Hero 6, a movie based on Chris Claremont’s Marvel comics, and it looks super cool. The Nerds of Color have some background on the project, and are super excited about what could potentially be the first computer animated Disney movie with a main character of Asian descent. As am I.
If you only read one thing today, let it be this amazing piece on misogyny, entitlement, and nerds. Making connections between Elliot Rodger and video games, it’s a really important piece on the systematic dehumanization of women in nerd spaces. [The Daily Beast]