Spending three minutes talking about Gundam collectibles is more likely to excite a prospect instead of making their eyes glaze over.
Guys won’t be mocked in front of the entire Internet for being awesome at Magic the Gathering. This is even more poignant considering the comics and their fan worlds are heavily dominated by male artists and creators who seem to think that women are strongest when they forget to wear clothing.
Let me start off by saying that I am incredibly reserved.
Prejudices that plague the wider dating market are checked at the door: Asian men—who don’t fare well by Ok Cupid’s metrics—are a highly sought after commodity, possibly due to anime and Japanese dramas finally showing Asian male characters as objects of desire rather than derision.And if I can meeting 15 dudes in 90 minutes and try to make a connection, why not?I must also make clear that although I always planned about sharing my experience, I did not attend the session just to write about it.These Sci-Fi Speed Dating events are headed by 27-year-old Ryan Glitch, who has been playing matchmaker for comic enthusiasts for the past three years. In an interview with , Glitch cited five marriages, two babies, nineteen engagements, and over a hundred serious relationships spawning from his dating games.The events have so much success, in fact, that the reality Sci-Fi Speed Dating show pointed out, NYCC speed dating is special in that it services groups that might otherwise be overlooked.