Kelly Knox

Kelly Knox is a freelance writer in Seattle, WA. She also writes for,, Geek & Sundry, and Nerdist.

Buzz Lightyear and Friends Finally Go to Infinity and Beyond on an Alaska Airlines Plane

Reading Time: 2 minutes Alaska Airlines recently unveiled a plane decked out with some friendly, familiar faces: Buzz Lightyear, Bo…

June 17, 2019

Welcome Spring With a Smile With These 3 Hilarious Picture Books

Reading Time: 2 minutes Shake off the cobwebs and open the windows to let some fresh air in—it’s finally spring!…

March 28, 2019

Sorry, Kids, These Graphic Novels Are Mine (But You Can Borrow Them)

Reading Time: 3 minutes You probably know this already, but sometimes as parents it’s easy to forget—not everything you buy…

October 9, 2018

3 Books to Stash In Your Kids’ Back-to-School Backpacks

Whether your kids are stuck on a long bus ride to school or just like to take some time to…

August 21, 2018

Save What You Love (on the Fridge) With This DIY Rose Tico Magnet

Reading Time: 3 minutes Han Solo and Lando Calrissian might be getting all of the hype this week, but The…

February 6, 2018

3 Games for the Nintendo 3DS That Make Great Last-Minute Gifts

Here are a few suggestions for some of the best games for the Nintendo DS to give this holiday season.

December 7, 2017

Jack Forman’s ‘Yodeling Yoda’ Is Filled With Galactic Glee

Geek moms and dads will find lots to love on this solo debut, but it's "Yodeling Yoda" that will endear…

December 4, 2017

Jack Forman’s ‘Yodeling Yoda’ Is Filled With Galactic Glee

Reading Time: 2 minutes Fans of “kindie” music, especially in the Seattle area, have been happily listening to Recess Monkey…

December 4, 2017

3 Gorgeous Graphic Novels to Give (Yourself!) This Holiday Season

These three graphic novels, all released in 2017, are just as cozy as a morning opening presents together.

November 24, 2017

Bring Home ‘Super Mario Odyssey’ (and Chain Chompikins) for the Holidays

Bring home Mario this holiday season with Nintendo Switch--and then put him on the Christmas tree with this DIY ornament…

November 7, 2017

BlizzCon 2017: No One Does Cinematics Like Blizzard Entertainment

Even if you've never played a game by Blizzard before---and especially if you have---these trailers will make you laugh, gasp,…

November 4, 2017

‘Ultimate Slime’ Is The Ultimate Book for Slime Makers

Whether they're looking for just the right slime recipe, ideas for making new kinds of slime, or even suggestions for…

October 23, 2017

5 Reasons to Hunt Down the Super NES Classic Edition

If you're on the fence about taking on the hunt for this mini console, here are a few reasons why…

September 30, 2017

Introduce Your Kids to ‘Metroid’ With a New Game (and a Craft!)

The game is definitely worth picking up, and to really get you and your kids in the 'Metroid' mood, here's…

September 15, 2017

The One Thing You Should Pick Up for Your Kids on Force Friday II

There's one book you should absolutely pick up on Force Friday II: BB-8 on the Run, written by Drew Daywalt…

August 31, 2017

Kids and Parents Will Love Going to the Monkey House With Jack Forman

Songs from the Monkey House features twelve new, original songs inspired by real conversations Jack has had with real kids.

August 29, 2017

This DIY Wonder Woman Slime Is Worthy of an Amazon Princess

Make this DIY Wonder Woman slime to save your kids from boredom.

August 28, 2017

Miss Out on the ‘Clueless’ Comic Book Sequel? As If!

You'll be totally buggin' at the comic book store when you spot 'Clueless: Senior Year' on the shelf.

August 23, 2017

Get Behind the Wheel of Sphero’s Ultimate Lightning McQueen

The Ultimate Lightning McQueen from Sphero is a 'Cars' fan's dream come true.

August 9, 2017

Get Your First Look at the Roblox Wave 2 Action Figures

In mid-August, the next wave of Roblox figures will be available at Toys 'R Us, Target, and Wal-Mart---and here's your…

August 7, 2017

Meet Miles Morales, Spider-Man in This Compelling New YA Novel

'Miles Morales: Spider-Man' is a novel for ages 12 and up from Jason Reynolds that masterfully introduces the character.

August 3, 2017

If Your Kids Love ‘Tomodachi Life,’ They’ll Feel at Home in ‘Miitopia’

With your Mii friends filling out the roster of an RPG party, kids are able to go on a journey…

July 30, 2017

8 Things My 8-Year-Old Loves About ‘Splatoon 2’

There are plenty of updates and improvements that make 'Splatoon 2' another Switch must-have.

July 24, 2017

Your Friendly Sphero Spider-Man Swings in to Save Screentime

The Sphero Spider-Man is like having a new best friend delivered to your doorstep, and his name is Peter Parker.

July 11, 2017

5 Reasons Why the ‘Breath of the Wild’ DLC Is Worth Picking Up

'The Master Trials' is everything you already loved about 'Breath of the Wild,' just more of it.

July 8, 2017

‘The Art of Splatoon’ Is For Diehard Fans, But It’s Ink-credible

It's hard to recommend it to anyone that's not a diehard fan, but if "Stay Fresh!" is now in your…

July 3, 2017

5 Reasons Why ‘Ever Oasis’ Is the Perfect Starter RPG for Kids

'Ever Oasis' combines an adorable fantasy world and intuitive, convenient game features to create an experience that eases kids into…

June 26, 2017

Get Your Kids’ ‘ARMS’ Moving and Grooving This Summer

The family-friendly fighting game 'ARMS' has the potential to become a bright and colorful mainstay on your Nintendo Switch.

June 13, 2017

‘Roblox’ Gets in the Superhero Spirit With ‘Roblox Heroes’ [Giveaway!]

From now until June 14, your kids will find even more super adventures in 'Roblox' thanks to the 'Roblox Heroes'…

June 6, 2017

Pick Up ‘Ultra Street Fighter II’ on Nintendo Switch For Portable Punches

If you're looking to add to your Switch library, 'Ultra Street Fighter II' is a classic that makes a timeless…

May 24, 2017

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