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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…

Gen Con 2019 Recap With Photos, Part 3

Here's a look at Saturday of Gen Con 2019!

Flame Con: The Queer Comic Con in NYC This Weekend

An overview of FlameCon, the Queer Comic Con, taking place in New York City this weekend (and why you should…

Gen Con 2019 Recap With Photos, Part 2

Ready for more photos of Gen Con? Here's Part 2, which covers Thursday, August 1.

Convention Connection: Geek Culture Conventions for Week 33 2019

Convention Connection for Week 33 2019 includes events in Boston, New York, Austin, Dublin, and around the world. Find a…

Gen Con 2019 Recap With Photos, Part 1

Here's my recap of Gen Con (part 1), with plenty of photos!

Gen Con 2019 Highlights

There's a lot to see at Gen Con every year, and it just keeps getting bigger. Here are some of…

Convention Connection: Geek Culture Conventions for Week 32 2019

Convention Connection for Week 32 2019 includes events in New York, Orlando, Spokane, Phoenix, and around the world. Find a…

Necronomicon 2019 Returns to Providence, Rhode Island

Necronomicon Returns to Providence in 2019Fans of cosmic horror will descend on Providence Rhode Island once again to celebrate these…

Sneak Peek: Gaming with GeekDad at Gen Con

Gen Con 2019 is nearly upon us, and the GeekDad team is excited for so many reasons - not the…

The Getting Excited for Gen Con Super-MEGA Post, 2019 Edition

Here's what we're eager to see at this year's Gen Con!