Now, thanks to the arrival of “geek chic”, what would once result in ridicule is now considered “really cool.”
Everyone has a computer, chats online, and knows all about Professor X, Iron Man, and the Flash. You’re no longer ridiculed or bullied for debating whether Han Solo shot first or dressing up as a comic book hero for Halloween.
When geek is the new cool, how do you separate the programmers from the poseurs, and the haxxors from the hipsters?
Being geeky isn’t just about loving superhero movies, playing the occasional RPG, or owning a smartwatch.
If you want to find out how geeky you really are – or put your friends to the test – see how much of the trivia below you’re familiar with.