Joel Pickard

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Mechs vs. Minions review: Come for the minis… then maybe leave

Incredible box, and promising twist on "programmable" cards, aren't quite enough.<p>Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check …


The Ultimate Guide to Cleaning Your Home in an Hour

<b>Your task list:</b><p><b>Total: 30 minutes</b><p><i>Want to bookmark this for future reference? Pin or download our cleaning cheat sheet.</i>

Collected ’em all? Here are 10 more collection-based RPGs Pokémon fans should try

Pokémon never really went out of style, but the franchise has been on people’s minds, thanks to mobile phenomenon <i>Pokémon Go</i>. The augmented reality …


New Adventures: all the best science fiction and fantasy books coming out in August

Space pirates, horror conventions, and epic fantasies<p>It’s a new month, which means that it’s a good time to look forward to the coming onslaught of science fiction, fantasy, and horror novels coming out in the next couple of weeks. Get ready, because there are some amazing books coming to a …

15 Must-Read Science Fiction and Fantasy Books Arriving This August

The end of summer is slowly approaching, but there’s no wrong time to do some lazy-day reading. Or, as the case may be, …

5 of the Best Horror Books to Make You Love Being Afraid

I loved horror as a kid. I read things that were age-appropriate (RIP, Lois Duncan) and not so much (Stephen King, John Saul, etc.). I loved feeling …

Proof That Intelligent Extraterrestrial Life Exists - Press Release

<b>HARTFORD, CT - 11 July, 2016 -</b> Just Published: <i>THE FINAL REVELATION: The Sun Project</i>, by RJ Teles, M.Ed. is based on classified information disclosed …


How science fiction writers predicted virtual reality

With the introduction of high-end devices such as the Oculus Rift and the HTC Vive, as well as the simple ones such as Google Cardboard, virtual reality is the next digital frontier. While it’s a world that can now be practically realized, it’s not a new idea: Science fiction has long been …

Virtual Reality

11 Books Recommended by George R. R. Martin

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