Designing ‘Rogue One’: Doug Chiang at ‘Star Wars’ Celebration

Designing ‘Rogue One’: Doug Chiang at ‘Star Wars’ Celebration

In a presentation at ‘Star Wars’ Celebration in Orlando, ‘Rogue One’ production designer Doug Chiang offered a neat look into the ideas and development of several key visual elements of the first ‘Star Wars’ standalone movie, including a fun dive into the evolution of the wonderful character of K-2SO. Read More

GeekDad Review: Wyvren Gaming’s ‘Onami’

GeekDad Review: Wyvren Gaming’s ‘Onami’

Wyvren Gaming (the misspelling is intentional) successfully Kickstarted Onami back in May, and reached out to GeekDad prior to this year’s Gen Con about meeting up for a demo. The team set up shop at the convention with one of the more eye-catching smaller booths I’ve seen: Onami – which can mean “wave” in Japanese… Read More

GeekDad Review: Smash Up Munchkin

GeekDad Review: Smash Up Munchkin

I don’t get to play ‘Munchkin’ as often as I’d like to, but I’m a big fan of the writing and artwork that goes into every version and expansion of the game. And since I’d never played AEG’s ‘Smash Up,’ the opportunity to play this year’s new combination of the two–‘Smash Up Munchkin’–was one of many Gen Con 2015 treats. Read More