5 Things To Know Before Your First Time as DM

I'll be honest, when I grew up, Dungeons & Dragons wasn't a game that ever appealed to me. If had friends who played it, they kept it very secretive. So it wasn't until I started working for Geek & Sundry that I started to learn more about the game. Honestly, it sounded cool. I loved … Continue reading 5 Things To Know Before Your First Time as DM

Confession: I Can’t Stand Mobile Games

If you've been around this site for long--or follow me on Twitter--you know that I write for Geek & Sundry, which means I spend a lot of time talking about one of the staples of that site, gaming. I loooove gaming, both tabletop and video games, and I love writing about it, too. It's the best! So it's … Continue reading Confession: I Can’t Stand Mobile Games

Ways to Celebrate Halloween If You Hate Parties

I'm a pretty shy introvert. I like to stay in, hang out with a small group of friends rather than big groups, and I don't mind being alone (I actually like it). But the thing is, I don't live in an introvert's paradise, so parties with people I hardly know and things like mingling with strangers … Continue reading Ways to Celebrate Halloween If You Hate Parties

Tabletop Monday: Star Realms

Happy Monday, nerds! So let's be honest, Mondays basically suck, so I'm starting a new, monthly post here on the blog called Tabletop Monday (obvs). I'll be talking about the game that I'm obsessed with that month, and why you should play it! This month is all about the awesome, space-themed, deck-building game Star Realms. … Continue reading Tabletop Monday: Star Realms

Project-Nerd Post: Mojang Bought By Microsoft

Hey, guys! I'm at Project-Nerd again, talking about Microsoft buying Mojang. I hope y'all will join me over there!  The rumor has been whirling around the gaming world for the past few days, and now it has been officially confirmed that Microsoft is purchasing Mojang for a cool $2.5 billion. Mojang is, of course, the company … Continue reading Project-Nerd Post: Mojang Bought By Microsoft

Project-Nerd Post: Blocktor Who!

I have a really exciting announcement! I've just signed on to be a news writer for the amazing nerdy website, Project-Nerd, and I am so excited!Today, I'm over there talking about the announcement that came out yesterday from Microsoft, Mojang, and the BBC: Doctor Who skin packs are headed to Minecraft! I'm talking about it … Continue reading Project-Nerd Post: Blocktor Who!

Women in Geek: Christina Janke

It's my third post in the Women in Geek series. If you've missed my first two posts with Sarah Rodriguez and Lindsay Cummings, go here to check out their Women in Geek posts! Today I'm talking with the amazing Christina Janke; you might know her from places like Agents of Geek and Intro to Geek.What do … Continue reading Women in Geek: Christina Janke

Dying Light Trailer Released at Gamescom

Techland debuted a new trailer for their upcoming zombie game, Dying Light, at Gamescom, and I could not be more excited! I am absolutely obsessed with all things zombie-related, so this game is right up my alley. However, the gaming market is definitely not hurting for zombie games, with games like Left 4 Dead, Resident Evil, … Continue reading Dying Light Trailer Released at Gamescom

Spark: Second Teaser Released for New BioWare Game

Okay, BioWare. You've got my attention. I saw the first teaser for this new game, Nightmares, and I was intrigued. I signed up for the mailing list, and then promptly forgot that I had signed up--I do this frequently, which is why my email inbox is overrun with newsletters. I digress... It turns out signing … Continue reading Spark: Second Teaser Released for New BioWare Game

Playstation and Xbox at E3

Hey guys! So I've got some pretty awesome news! I've signed on to be a contributor at the website Outright Geekery. They are an awesome site, and I'm stoked to write for them. My first post over there went live today. I hope you'll join me over there! Here's a preview of my post:   … Continue reading Playstation and Xbox at E3