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Nerd Life: The Many Faces of Geeksploitation | The Care and Feeding of Nerds March 13, 2013

Posted by sandyclaus in Uncategorized.
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Our epic levels of fanaticism for beloved properties are one of our defining characteristics as a subculture. Regardless of what ends up going down with this movie, fans of Star Wars will, undoubtedly, cause midnight showings at theatre after theatre to sell out on release night. I know, because I will almost certainly be in that light saber-wielding crowd Merchandise will be purchased and forums will overflow with every sort of response from geeks around the world.  Episode VII can exploit our immeasurable adoration with gusto if studio execs wished it so. So, if all this is as close to foregone as a conclusion can be, why worry about the quality of the movie itself?

via Nerd Life: The Many Faces of Geeksploitation | The Care and Feeding of Nerds.

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