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Portland Book Festival This Weekend

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

‘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.

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…

Gen Con 2019 Recap With Photos, Part 4

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

Gen Con 2019 Recap With Photos, Part 3

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

Gen Con 2019 Recap With Photos, Part 2

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

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…

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!

Fun and Games at Connecticon 2019

We were only able to get to Connecticon on Sunday, so time was short---we'd have to make every minute count.

Discussing Convention Safety with Voice Actor Gregg Berger

To discuss the issue of fan and guest safety, we spoke to veteran voice actor Gregg Berger at the recent…

‘Star Wars’ at Disneyland: Come to the Park Side

Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge is now open at Disneyland (the Walt Disney World version opens later this summer) and the…

Live Look(s) at Disneyland’s Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge!

Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge opens on May 31 at Disneyland Park in California, but our Whit Honea is there TODAY!…

Pop-Up Magazine, Spring 2019 Edition

The Spring 2019 edition of Pop-Up Magazine includes some tragic but powerful stories.

Pop-Up Magazine Spring Issue

Tickets are on sale now for the spring issue of Pop-Up Magazine!

Come Play at Stumptown Game Summit!

Come out to Stumptown Game Summit in May for a full day of tabletop fun!

King Tut With Kids

Join us for a day at Oregon Museum of Science and Industry, where we experience The Discovery of King Tut…

Register Now for the Portland Book Festival!

Tickets are available now for this year's Portland Book Festival (formerly known as Wordstock).

Kickstarter Tabletop Roundup: Gen Con Edition

There are a lot of tabletop Kickstarter projects launching in the next few months—here are some that I learned about…

Start Planning Now for Free Museum Day!

Mark your calendars for Free Museum Day, next month! Thanks, 'Smithsonian Magazine'!

Gen Cap 2018 Recap With Photos, Part 4

My recap of the fourth (and final) day of Gen Con!

Gen Con 2018 Recap With Photos, Part 3

Day 3 of my Gen Con coverage!

Gen Con 2018 Recap With Photos, Part 2

My photo recap of Day 2 of Gen Con 2018!

Gen Con 2018 Recap With Photos, Part 1

Here's a look at Day 1 (and a half) of Gen Con 2018!

Gen Con Wrap-Up: What GeekDads Enjoyed Most in 2018

The 'best four days in gaming' once again lived up to its claim. We detail our favorite things from Gen…

Archive vs. Archive: The Disney and Pixar Collections

The art of the archive is an impressive thing, especially when it houses the respective legacies of imagination that are…

My iFLY Indoor Skydiving Experience for Peter Pan’s 65th Anniversary

In celebration of the 65th anniversary of Walt Disney's Peter Pan (now available on Blu-ray, DVD, and On-Demand), I was…