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Stack Overflow: More Books for Women’s History Month

I'm continuing the theme from last week: here are more books celebrating Women's History Month!

Locked Down Family Misses Disneyland Vacation – Creates Pirates of the Caribbean Ride at Home

A family who missed their Disneyland vacation while things are in lockdown in California decided to pass the time recreating…

Are You in Lockdown? Celebrate Your Community by Putting Your Holiday Lights Back Up! #CoronaLights

We want to start a new tradition; in these darkening times let's put our holiday lights back up and celebrate…

Stack Overflow: Celebrating Women’s History Month

March is Women's History Month here in the United States, so today's column is a collection of books about women!

Our Favorite LEGO Creations From Bricks Cascade 2020

Bricks Cascade, Portland's LEGO convention, is happening this weekend! Here are a few of our favorites from the show.

Stack Overflow: Black History Month

Today's stack is mostly picture books (plus a handful of others) that are great reading for Black History Month—from the…

Geek Links: Take a Tuneful Tour of Universal Studios Japan’s Super Nintendo World

A new promo video from Swedish electro duo Galantis and English vocalist Charli XCX provides fans the world over with…

SacAnime Returns at CalExpo

Sacramento’s Anime/Pop-Culture Convention occupies the CalExpo fair grounds this weekend while its home convention center is rebuilt.

How Geeky Was Your Holiday Haul?

Did you get any particularly geeky presents? Share your geekiest gifts with us in the comments, or on social media!

NYCC: Walking the Floor

Press play and listen to the words of a GeekDad swimming upstream in what we call NYCC 2019.

The Best Drinks for Holiday Parties and Family Festivities

Special brews, bottles, and old family drink recipes are a staple of the holidays. What are your favorites?

2019 Holiday Gift Guide: Books

Books have been very popular with our writers and readers this year. Here is a list of 22 of the…

Q&A With ‘Diary of a Wimpy Kid’ Author Jeff Kinney

Eric spoke with 'Diary of a Wimpy Kid' author Jeff Kinney about the new book and Midwest tour.

2019 Gift Guide: ‘Dungeons & Dragons’

Looking for some excellent 'Dungeons & Dragons' gifts? Look no further, GeekDad has collated 10 of the best 'D&D' gifts…

Portland Book Festival This Weekend

The Portland Book Festival is coming this weekend: Saturday, November 9!

RI Comic Con Preview: Putting Fan Interest Above Corporate Interest

This weekend's Rhode Island Comic Con is the rare fan event that hasn’t grown too big, hasn’t succumbed to rampant…

Interview With Mathieu Cote, Game Director of ‘Dead by Daylight’

At this year's NYCC, I had the chance to interview Mathieu Cote, Game Director of 'Dead by Daylight.'

The Language of Supergiant’s ‘Pyre’

We chatted with Greg Kasavin, Creative Director at Supergiant, on how the company designed its own language for the fictional…

Stack Overflow: 17 Thrills and Chills for Halloween

If you wait all year for October to roll around so you can break out the skulls and cobwebs and…

‘Minecraft: The Exhibition’ Gets Its World Premiere at MoPop

'Minecraft: The Exhibition' opened this past weekend at MoPop in Seattle and will run until September 2020. The exhibit features…

Visiting Ontario’s Blue Mountain Resort in Fall

Ontario's Blue Mountain Resort is a great way to spend time outdoors in the fall.

NYCC 2019 – Superman of Smallville Interview w. Art Baltazar and Franco

At New York Comic Con this past weekend, I got to interview popular all-ages cartoonists Art Baltazar and Franco Aureliani,…

12 Things to Know About Coming Out Day

National Coming Out Day is tomorrow, October 11th. This post covers 12 facts you should be aware of for this…

Multiverse Con Debuts in Atlanta October 18-20

Get in on the ground floor of the first annual Multiverse Con in Atlanta, Georgia Friday, October 18 through Sunday,…

New York Comic Con Coverage: Here’s What’s Coming

New York Comic Con is a massive event taking place from October 3-6. It would be impossible to cover the…

Our Favorite Games From PAX West 2019

After days of interviews, previews, and trailers, we discuss some of our favorite games from PAX West 2019.

Convention Connection: Geek Culture Conventions for Week 35 2019

Convention Connection for Week 35 2019 includes events in Atlanta, Seattle, San Jose, Indianapolis, and around the world. Find a…

A Discussion with Steve Gianaca on the History and Mission of Flame Con

Flame Con chair Steve Gianaca discusses the convention's history, and its mission to provide an inclusive space for queer comics…

Gen Con 2019 Recap With Photos, Part 4

It's the last of my Gen Con 2019 recaps, this time covering Sunday and Monday!

Convention Connection: Geek Culture Conventions for Week 34 2019

Convention Connection for Week 34 2019 includes events in Chicago, Philadelphia, Burbank, Pasadena, and around the world. Find a convention…

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