Another Geek Hard Christmas Special has come and gone. Songs were sung, comics and Christmas Specials were critiqued and jokes were made. Oh, we also announced the winner of this year’s 4th Annual Geek Hard Christmas Stocking GIVE-A-WAY Contest.

Here is just a portion of the awesome inside the stocking of plenty!

Many entered by emailing us at and answering 3 trivia questions:

  • a) In the He-Man & She-Ra Christmas Special, what are the names of the two kids Orko meets when he shows up on Earth?

ANSWER: Alisha and Miguel

  • b) What present does Odie make for Garfield for Christmas in A Garfield Christmas Special?

ANSWER: A Homemade Back Scratcher

  • c) Which famous singer is the voice of the Snowman Narrator in Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer?

ANSWER: Burl Ives

But sadly, there can only be one winner. AND THE WINNER IS……..


Valerie Theberge of Quebec City!



Congratulations Valerie. You just won the following:

  • Star Trek Into Darkness on Blu-ray
  • Lazarus Volume 1 Trade Paperback
  • X-Men #1 (by Brian Wood and Olivier Coipel)
  • Superman Unchained #1 (by Scott Snyder and Jim Lee)
  • Astro City #1 (2013) (by Kurt Busiek and Brent Anderson)
  • Mixed Nuts on DVD (The Steve Martin Holiday Comedy Cult Classic)
  • Grandpa Funnybook’s Mix-Tapingly Arranged Rapping Song Album 3 (provided by Hand’Solo Records)
  • Calgary Stampede bandana (provided by The Lone Ranger and Walt Disney Pictures)
  • Twelve Hour Shift – A workplace graphic novel by Sean Azzopardi
  • True Patriot Volume 1 Hardcover (provided by True Patriot Volume 2)
  • All New X-Men Mini Print by Skottie Young
  • Iron Man 3 Iron Patriot Real D 3D Glasses 
  • Junkie DVD (provided by Unstable Ground, Inc.)
  • DVD samplers of BBC miniseries’ In The Flesh and Utopia (provided by Space)
  • In the Flesh Hand Sanitizer (provided by Space)
  • An Orange Lantern Ring
  • Chasing Atlantis Button (provided by the Chasing Atlantis Documentary)
  • 2013 Constellation Awards patch (provided by The Constellations Awards)
  • A Copy of Swamp Thing’s latest CD, Creature Feature (provided by Hand’Solo Records)
  • A Hand’Solo T-Shirt (sized LG) (provided by Hand’Solo Records)
  • A Copy of Wordburglar’s latest CD, Welcome to Cobra Island (provided by Wordburglar)
  • 13 Assassins on DVD
  • A Blue iSkin (iPad Holder)
  • Catching Fire Paperback Novel
  • Warm Bodies Paperback Novel
  • Looper Pocket Watch
  • Now You See Me Mug, Deck of Cards and T-Shirt (sized LG)
  • And Even MORE!



A big thank you to everyone who entered. Maybe next year, this awesome stocking of goodies might be yours. But for this year, we hope Valerie enjoys all of this loot.

Big Thanks also go out to all who contributed items to the stocking, especially Thomas Quinlan and the folks at Hand’Solo Records. They did a great job of getting the word out about the contest.

Thanks also to everyone who spread the word about the GIVE-A-WAY by blogging, re-posting, tweeting and whatnot. Your help was greatly appreciated.

Finally, a special thank you to my sister, Sarah Young, for helping in the packing and shipping of the actual stocking itself. You’re a superstar.

So the contest may be over and the Christmas Special done but there’s still TONS of Christmas Goodies coming your way on

And if your gonna geek out, GEEK HARD!

Congrats to Valerie of Quebec. She got this stocking of goodies all for herself.