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The GOP is terrible at playing 'Dungeons & Dragons,' if you believe the internet

We thank Twitter often for the humor it drops into our lives, but a new recent hashtag has actually cast a spell over us because of its sheer greatness.<p>#GOPDnD has become a topic on Twitter, a hashtag that explores how members of the Republican party would play <i>Dungeons & Dragons</i>. People have …

Dungeons and Dragons

Simple Geek’s Guide to Productivity

You know you’ve been working from home too long when you sing songs to the fridge about how delicious its contents are, and you have to ask yourself …

Productivity

Check Out Our Overview Of D&D Beyond Beta Phase 1

D&D Beyond, the new official <i>D&D 5E</i> digital toolset, launched on March 21st, and is the first phase of three phases leading up to the formal launch …

Geek and Sundry

Bite Into a Tasty Cherry Blossom Burger in Japan

So far we’ve been privy to some extremely delicious-looking cherry blossom products available now in Japan, like the cherry blossom McFlurry, cherry …

Japan

Switch Controller Cosplays As GameCube Pad

Boss Fight Props, normally in the business of making cosplay gear, decided to take his Switch controller and dress it up like a GameCube pad.<p>I would …

Kotaku

All-night, all-free cosplay event to be held at Tokyo bookstore, applications now being accepted

Love of <b>anime, light novels, and/or costuming</b> essential, desire to actually sleep optional.<p>Japan’s <b>Junkudo</b> is, first and foremost, a <b>bookstore</b>. You can …

Cosplay

Seduce Smart Sex Doll Samantha Before Gettin’ Busy

Synthea Amatus<p>Meet Samantha: She enjoys long rests on the couch, staring unblinkingly into the distance, and bringing you to climax.<p>The smart sex …

Kickstart This! Neck Beard: Hillbilly For Hire

<i>Kickstart This</i> is a semi-regular column focusing on prominent comic book and graphic novel projects that are in the process of being crowd-sourced. …

FreakSugar

Pre-Order ‘A Brief History of Time Lords’

Time Lords the Master (John Simm) and the Doctor (David Tennant) (BBC)<p>Learn like a true Gallifreyan with the same book the Doctor read when studying …

Bring the Land of Equestria to the Tabletop with this MLP RPG

With my 8-year-old daughter, it’s safe to say that I have watched a lot of <i>My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic</i>. Not to mention all of the <i>MLP</i> comics …

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Yesterday, Dungeons & Dragons announced they’ll be translating and localizing all major 5th edit

<b>Yesterday, Dungeons & Dragons announced they’ll be translating and localizing all major 5th edition rules books into French, German, Italian,</b> …

Dungeons and Dragons

Sony Releases a Surprise Ghostbusters VR Game

It’s very rare to see a company release a game without any sort of promotion. Usually, a title’s existence and release date are known months ahead of …

Gaming

D&D Beyond Beta Enters Phase 1

D&D Beyond Beta Enters Phase 1<p>/ March 22, 2017 at 10:45 AM / Tabletop Games, Tabletop News<p><i>D&D Beyond</i>, the digital toolset for the pencil & paper RPG</i> …

Dungeons and Dragons

Attack on Titan The Ride Makes Titan Attacks Feel Real With 4D

<i>Attack on Titan</i> The Ride is coming to Yamanashi’s Fuji-Q Highland theme park. This 4D flight simulation will allow riders to experience a Titan …

Anime

ESCAPE! – The Magic School With Matt Mercer, Marisha Ray, Laura Bailey, Travis Willingham, and Christopher Sabat

Do you have what it takes to ESCAPE!? Join Janet Varney as she sends a team of adventurers into rooms filled with mystery, false clues, and plenty of …

Geek and Sundry

The Doctor’s Iconic TARDIS Gets Expert Styling Advice

Missy paints the TARDIS (BBC America)<p>Humdrum objects like doors are often anything, but ordinary in the land of make believe.<p>Run through London …

Doctor Who

The Legends of Tomorrow Go to World War One and Back Again

Nick Zano as Nate Heywood/Steel, Caity Lotz as Sara Lance/White Canary, Maisie Richardson- Sellers as Amaya Jiwe/Vixen and Dominic Purcell as Mick …

TV

New Mystery Science Theatre 3000 Trailer Gets Us Hyped for the Not Too Distant Future

Jonah Ray, Tom Servo and Croooow in Mystery Science Theater 3000. (Photo: Screenshot via YouTube)<p>Netflix is not letting up with the trailers today. …

Netflix

Why Representation Matters in the New Power Rangers Movie

When we think about representation in superhero fiction, <i>Mighty Morphin Power Rangers</i> is not necessarily the first thing that comes to mind. But even …

Geek and Sundry

Despite What You May Have Heard, Mass Effect Andromeda is a Great Game

If you frequent social media sites, then you’ve no doubt seen a ton of <i>Mass Effect Andromeda</i> memes popping up recently. The countless cringe-inducing …

Game Development

Netflix Gives Us a Heart Attack with Surprise Death Note Trailer

Nat Wolff as Light Turner. (Photo: Screenshot via YouTube)<p>Well, here’s some surprising news to wake you up this morning. Netflix put out a trailer …

Netflix

Musicals Make Everything Better on The Flash

Grant Gustin as Barry Allen and Melissa Benoist as Kara (Rowand/The CW)<p><i>The Flash</i> has been in a dour mood these last few weeks, and it’s finally …

TV

Buy This Comic! X-O Manowar #1

via Valiant Comics<p>Today is Wednesday, better known as New Comic Book Day, the best day of the week. A lot of great comics came out today, but this …

Comics

Game of the Year: I Am Bread

<i>For too long the definition of “Game of the Year” has been unfairly narrow. How boring is it to see every website shower the same stale AAA games</i> …

Gaming

NASA’s Origami-Inspired Robot Explores Small Spaces

NASA (Via photographer Dylan Taylor)<p>Batman and Robin. Buffy and Willow. The Lone Ranger and Tonto. NASA space rovers and PUFFER?<p>The National …

Space Exploration

‘Cosplay Melee’ 101: Yvette Nicole Brown’s Guide to Syfy’s Ultimate ‘Art Form for Nerds’ Challenge

Four contestants compete to create a kickass costume worthy of $10,000 on the new reality competition series.<p>Although dressing up in costume for fan …

Cosplay

Why We Played Gloomhaven For 30 Hours And Still Want More

If games can achieve the status of art, then as Indiana said, <i>Gloomhaven</i> belongs in a museum. This is a masterful design that offers an altogether new …

Geek and Sundry

How Libraries are Making Comic Conventions Accessible - VICE

Last year, John Keithley, who runs Mystery House Comics, met a young boy in a samurai rabbit costume at a comic convention.<p>"Oh, you're dressed as Usagi Yojimbo," Keithley said, instantly recognizing a character created by Stan Sakai.<p>The boy's mother leaned in. "He wrote a letter to Stan," she said. …

Cosplay

Sailor Moon Cosplay Is The Height Of 90s Fashion

Inspired by, of all things, this 2015 post about a Korean fashion store, a team of cosplayers, photographers and videographers got together last …

Cosplay

Mystery Science Theater 3000 Trailer Reopens the Satellite of Love

Almost 18 years ago, the final episode of <i>Mystery Science Theater 3000</i> aired on Syfy, back when it was still called The Sci-Fi Channel. But no TV show …

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