GBBP 35: Wil Wheaton

This week, Wil Wheaton drops by the show! We discuss voiceover work in animation, how Wil’s kids have defined their own geekiness, how to live with and learn from your regrets in life, advice for parents thinking about getting their kids into show business, and whether we’ll ever be able to live in a post-bullying society. Continue reading

Felicia Day’s New Book Lets Us All Be Weird Together


‘You’re Never Weird on the Internet (Almost),’ Felicia Day’s memoir, was released today and is the perfect book for every geek. Continue reading

Today’s ‘TableTop’ Episode Is ‘Legendary’

TableTop Legendary

Today’s episode of TableTop is about one of my favorite games: Legendary, a cooperative deck-building game set in the Marvel universe. It features Allie Brosh, Mark Fischbach, and Brea Grant along with host Wil Wheaton as they take on the Red Skull and his nefarious scheme. Continue reading

Unboxing the ’80s With Wil Wheaton and


As luck would have it, my Quarterly Co. Wil Wheaton box was delivered the day I went out of town last week, so, as soon as I got home yesterday, I tore into it to see what magical wonders of the ’80s awaited me. I was pretty happy with the first box and was very hopeful for this second, much larger box. Continue reading

‘Titansgrave: The Ashes of Valkana’ Recap: Episode 2


‘Titansgrave: The Ashes of Valkana’ continues this week with the release of Episode 2 (that also contains a one-minute recap of Episode 1 along with the show’s opening narration/animation.) Once again, game master Wil Wheaton takes his four players on a tour of his new world, Valkana, and introduces them to new characters, new locales, and new enemies in this magic-mixed-with-science setting. Continue reading

Bill Shatner and Wil Wheaton Geek Out on ‘Brown Bag Wine Tasting’


What do you get when you put Bill Shatner and Wil Wheaton together, mix wine, beer, and geeking out about Star Trek and videogames? You get an episode of ‘Brown Bag Wine Tasting’ that is truly a joy to watch. Continue reading

‘Titansgrave: The Ashes of Valkana’ Recap: Episodes 0 and 1


Geek & Sundry’s newest show, ‘Titansgrave: The Ashes of Valkana,’ kicked off this week with not one, but two episodes–Episode 0 appeared on the radar shortly before Episode 1, giving viewers a twenty minute rundown of the settings and the rules for the new RPG show while also providing a brief summary of the basics of roleplaying games before introducing the four players and their roles in the game. Continue reading

‘Titansgrave: The Ashes of Valkana’ – New ‘Tabletop’ RPG Show


Geek and Sundry has a new gaming show on the horizon. It’s called ‘Titansgrave: The Ashes of Valkana,’ and it’s G&S’ attempt to recreate the success of ‘Tabletop’ but with a single RPG adventure that will span the first season’s ten episodes. Continue reading

Sunday Evening With Captain Owen Episode 009: ‘Chutes and Ladders’


A long weekend! In this episode we sing “Three Monkeys Jumping on the Bed” and then have a little tickle party. Then we break out Owen’s new ‘Marvel Chutes and Ladders Super Hero Squad’ that he got from his aunt Michelle and aunt Wendi. We sing the clean-up song when we’re all done, and then Owen asks to watch an episode of ‘Tabletop’ with Wil Wheaton. After watching the episode, we quickly added ‘Takenoko’ to our wish list. Continue reading

You’ve Got a New Nintendo 3DS XL: Now What?


Here’s a quick rundown of newly released software titles and tried-and-true accessory options that will help you make the most of the New 3DS’s capabilities and help protect your investment. Continue reading

Unboxing Wil Wheaton With


Quarterly Co. is another contender in the surprise-in-a-box arena. Their unique take is that they have different subscriptions based on curators. When I heard that none other than Wil Wheaton was becoming a curator, I signed up immediately. Continue reading

Smash Up Expansion: Science Fiction Double Feature

Smash Up Sci Fi Expansion

Since the first time my robot dinosaurs systematically devoured my son’s zombie wizards, quickly followed by his robot tricksters eradicating my pirate ninjas, I’ve been a fan of Smash Up. When I heard there were going to be Cyborg Apes in the Science Fiction Double Feature Expansion, I really couldn’t resist. Cyborg Apes, people! What am I, made of stone? Continue reading