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Z. is a proud father of two, Managing Editor of the GeekDad blog, a multiple Parsec award-winning podcaster and a lover of nerd music and culture.

Here Comes the Christmas Dalek

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Over the weekend our own Matt Blum discovered this delightful oddity at the Tysons Corner Mall in Northern Virginia. Continue reading

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Z. is a proud father of two, Managing Editor of the GeekDad blog, a multiple Parsec award-winning podcaster and a lover of nerd music and culture.

Get Ready for Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire With New Pokémon Animation

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The Pokémon Company International has just released a sweet new animated video to introduce some of the Mega Evolved Pokémon you’ll encounter in Pokémon Omega Ruby and Pokémon Alpha Sapphire. Continue reading

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Z. is a proud father of two, Managing Editor of the GeekDad blog, a multiple Parsec award-winning podcaster and a lover of nerd music and culture.

Thermos Brand and the #OvernightCoffee Challenge

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Yesterday I started my morning with a smooth, rich, piping hot cup of coffee. Of course, it’s important to note that said coffee had been freshly brewed hours earlier some 1500 miles away. Continue reading

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Z. is a proud father of two, Managing Editor of the GeekDad blog, a multiple Parsec award-winning podcaster and a lover of nerd music and culture.

10 Things Parents Should Know About Super Smash Bros. for Wii U

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Now that you’re up to speed on the latest Pokémon titles, let’s move along to this week’s other massive release from Nintendo: Super Smash Bros. for Wii U. You’re excited, right? Of course you’re excited! Continue reading

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Z. is a proud father of two, Managing Editor of the GeekDad blog, a multiple Parsec award-winning podcaster and a lover of nerd music and culture.

10 Things Parents Should Know About Pokémon Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire

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Later this week you too will get the chance to catch however many Pokémon you feel appropriate when Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire hit shelves nationwide. Here’s a quick rundown of ten things GeekParents should know about these upcoming titles. Continue reading

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Z. is a proud father of two, Managing Editor of the GeekDad blog, a multiple Parsec award-winning podcaster and a lover of nerd music and culture.

5 Minutes of Daily Fun From Cooberry (Sponsored)

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GeekDad welcomes today’s new sponsor, the free online storytelling service Cooberry. Continue reading

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Z. is a proud father of two, Managing Editor of the GeekDad blog, a multiple Parsec award-winning podcaster and a lover of nerd music and culture.

EMP, Nintendo and the Indie Game Revolution

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Last weekend I was lucky enough to attend a launch party celebrating the opening of Indie Game Revolution, a new exhibit at Seattle’s Experience Music Project sponsored by Nintendo. This massive multimedia experience focuses on not only new and upcoming independent video game projects, but on the very history of indie development itself. Continue reading

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Z. is a proud father of two, Managing Editor of the GeekDad blog, a multiple Parsec award-winning podcaster and a lover of nerd music and culture.

Diancie Arrives at GameStop

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After months of talk and online speculation, Diancie, the famed Rock/Fairy Legendary Pokémon “hidden” in versions X and Y is finally available to the public. Continue reading

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Z. is a proud father of two, Managing Editor of the GeekDad blog, a multiple Parsec award-winning podcaster and a lover of nerd music and culture.

Embrace the Nightmare of Go to Bed

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Halloween is just around the corner, so now is the perfect time to experience Go to Bed: Survive the Night, the debut title from indie studio Touchfight Games. Continue reading

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Z. is a proud father of two, Managing Editor of the GeekDad blog, a multiple Parsec award-winning podcaster and a lover of nerd music and culture.

Demos, Art and More Megas: A Weekend Pokémon Round-Up

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Once again it seems that everything’s coming up Pokémon. Continue reading

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Z. is a proud father of two, Managing Editor of the GeekDad blog, a multiple Parsec award-winning podcaster and a lover of nerd music and culture.

Experience Fantasy Life on Nintendo 3DS

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First Animal Crossing: New Leaf, then Tomodachi Life and now Fantasy Life — yes, when Nintendo has an early review program for a 3DS life sim they know exactly who to call! Continue reading

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Z. is a proud father of two, Managing Editor of the GeekDad blog, a multiple Parsec award-winning podcaster and a lover of nerd music and culture.

Treats and Toys for Ghoulish Girls and Boys

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Celebrate Halloween with… stuff. Lots and lots of stuff. Continue reading

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Z. is a proud father of two, Managing Editor of the GeekDad blog, a multiple Parsec award-winning podcaster and a lover of nerd music and culture.

Come Aboard Starship Liberty in Space Movers (Gaming Kickstarter)

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KnA Games invites you to experience the world of Space Movers, an interplanetary cooperative adventure dice game currently seeking funding via Kickstarter. Continue reading

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Z. is a proud father of two, Managing Editor of the GeekDad blog, a multiple Parsec award-winning podcaster and a lover of nerd music and culture.

Super Smash Bros. for Wii U Gets a Release Date

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Yesterday’s press release from Nintendo confirmed what we’ve known all along: Smash Bros. is crazy popular! Continue reading

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Z. is a proud father of two, Managing Editor of the GeekDad blog, a multiple Parsec award-winning podcaster and a lover of nerd music and culture.