Geek

This Ice Skater Created An Entire Routine Based On Sailor Moon

Figure skater Evgenia Medvedeva is a serious anime fan, so when she works on special figure skating routines, she’s not afraid to incorporate her …

Cosplay

One-Page Dungeons Are Proof Good Things Come In Small Packages

Dungeon Masters: Would you like to know something that may change the way you think about creating adventures, and will also help eliminate a great …

RPGs

Evgenia Medvedeva returns to the ice with another ‘Sailor Moon’ program

BTW<p>Evgenia Medvedeva, a Russian figure skater, is a huge fan of anime, and she’s not afraid to let it show in her skating competitions.<p>Last year …

Cosplay

Disney is Working on the Ultimate Star Wars Themed Hotel Experience

If you were in town for Star Wars Celebration and spent one of your days at the happiest place on earth wearing Star Wars garb, you may have been …

Star Wars

More Digital Games That Won’t Have You Searching For Pieces

When you can’t find a partner to sit down with you at the table at 2AM on a sleepless night, or you’re facing a cramped cross-country flight or long …

Board Games

Project Scorpio’s Power Advantage Won’t be Enough to Topple the PS4

It has been a few weeks since the specs for Project Scorpio were revealed. Microsoft’s upcoming console easily outstrips the Xbox One regarding pure …

Xbox

Sam Coffey & the Iron Lungs Take Us Back to the Future of the 80s with "Judy"

Toronto's favourite party-rockers have shared the gloriously retro first single from their new album.<p>There's a reason <i>Stranger Things</i> was such a runaway favourite last year (and no, it's not <i>just</i> because PUP music video celebrity Finn Wolfhard starred in it): people fucking <i>love</i> peering back into the …

Dungeons and Dragons

5 Good, Bad, And Ugly Dice Mechanics

Role-playing games are the best thing since sliced ogre for you, your kids, and your grandma... but there is one particular happiness that can be …

Dungeons and Dragons

How A Game Store Kept Outgrowing Its Space And Becoming More Awesome

<i>With International Tabletop Day around the corner, we’re counting down the days to the big celebration by highlighting friendly local gaming stores,</i> …

Board Games

Get the Genji 411 From This New 'Heroes Of The Storm' Spotlight

Check out all the powers the cyborg is bringing to the battle<p>Genji from <i>Overwatch</i> is the latest champion to arrive on the <i>Heroes Of The Storm</i> roster …

Cosplay

Intel’s About To Shakeup Computing — Again

Intel and partner Micron Technology, have been working on a new kind of computer memory for the past several years. Their goal? A chip that’s many, …

Geoffrey Golden & Lee Keeler on the WET HOT AMERICAN SUMMER: FANTASY CAMP Kickstarter

Last year, Netflix dropped the <i>Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp</i> miniseries, the follow-up to the original cult classic film. While we’ll …

RPGs

Vikings Gone Wild is the Deckbuilder Where You Can Let Loose

Don’t worry; Joe Francis’ esteemed video series has not jumped the shark. The only people <i>Vikings Gone Wild</i> exploits are those coming to the table …

Board Games

Hate crowds, love cons? Here's how I cope

What do you do when you want to go to pop-culture conventions but crowds make you want to run for the hills? Here are a few ideas.<p>There's nothing like the sensation of your heartbeat quickening, your stomach dropping to your ankles and a tingling sensation that, alas, is not your Spider-Sense. Is …

Cosplay

The New Episodes of Mystery Science Theater 3000 Ranked

Jonah Ray, Crow, Gypsy and Tom Servo. (Photo via Netflix)<p><i>Mystery Science Theater 3000</i> holds a special place in my heart. It was a huge part of my …

TV

FanCon 2017 - Everything you need to know about the new cosplay competition format

If you’ve read Part 1 and Part 2 of our interview with FanCon 2017 organizers Nizar and Mahdi Abrahams, then you know that cosplay has played a huge …

Cosplay

A Complete Breakdown of How You Win at Catan

We could say that breaking down the play of <i>Catan</i> into algorithms and probability charts takes all the fun out. Then again, we’re discussing a game …

Board Games

Gotham Producer Teasing Barbara's 'Evolution' Into Harley Quinn?

Cosplay

Photos from C2E2 Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo 2017

Superheroes, caped crusaders and masked vigilantes were out in force in the South Loop this weekend, as C2E2 invaded McCormick Place once again, …

Cosplay

A bigger Silicon Valley Comic Con searches for Planet B

With a wall of March for Science signs outside, techies and sci-fi fans were asking: What can we do?<p>Environmental protection. Funding for science and education. Advocating for diversity. Silicon Valley Comic Con 2017 wasn't just about escapism; people were looking to get to grips with this world …

Cosplay

Get Ready for the Best Tabletop Day Ever!

International Tabletop Day (April 29th) is almost here! On the big day, we’ll be playing games, laughing along with our special guests, and you can …

RPGs

On the Scene: Silicon Valley Comic Con is so… Silicon Valley

by Bob Calhoun<p>The crowd follows Steve Wozniak around the floor of the Glass House in downtown San Jose, but nobody gets too close. It’s like he’s …

Cosplay

Once Upon a Time is Wrapping Up Character Arcs Like Their Contracts Are Expiring

Rebecca Mader as Zelena (Photo via ABC)<p>Did anything really happen on <i>Once Upon a Time</i> last night? We have two episodes left until ‘The Final Battle’, …

TV

Mortal Kombat Gifts To Finish Your Holiday Season

The resurgence of fighting games over the last few years has been a great thing, bringing back a classic genre that encourages competition, hype, and …

Gaming

Hasbro profit beats estimates on digital gaming demand

Hasbro Inc, the no. 2 U.S. toymaker, reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit, partly helped by demand for digital games, which more than doubled profit for the company’s entertainment and licensing business.<p>Shares of the company were up 5.7 per cent at $101.50 in premarket trading on …

Dungeons and Dragons

Diane Lane Defends the ‘Martha’ Moment and Justice League Stops Pretending Superman Won’t be in it

Diane Lane in Batman v. Superman. (Photo via Warner Bros.)<p><i>Justice League</i> is out later this year, which means it’s the perfect time to open old …

DC Comics

Board Games Bridge Life Lessons For Youth At North End Library

Nyarlathtoep went up against some strong opposition in the Albany branch of the Hartford Public Library on Thursday.<p>The god of "a thousand masks" …

Dungeons and Dragons

Director Ben Wheatley Talks With Us About ‘Free Fire’

Filmmaker and animator Ben Wheatley has made a name for himself with pitch-dark films like Kill List and High-Rise. But his newest feature, Free …

Free Fire

Curate Saved Instagram Posts Into New ‘Collections’

via Instagram<p>Instagram is rolling out a new way to organize saved posts.<p>The photo-sharing service in December introduced the ability to add content …

Instagram

Fan Creates Playable Version of Breath of the Wild’s 2D Prototype

<i>The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild</i> is great for many reasons. One of its standout features is how different mechanics react to one another. …

Nintendo