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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…

Visiting Ottawa, Including the Canadian War Museum

Teenagers in tow, we visited Canada's capital, Ottawa, visiting destinations like Parliament Hill, the Canadian Museum of History, and the…

Geek Links: Middle Earth in Color

Oxford's Bodleian Library is showing of JRR Tolkien's in a new exhibition of his drawings. BBC Arts have all the…

7 Great Things I Saw at the UK Games Expo

I had a great first visit to the UK Games Expo. Here are 7 great things I found at the…

The LEGO Millennium Falcon Arrives With a New Look as a Pedicab

In celebration of Star Wars Day and the upcoming release of 'Solo: A Star Wars Story,' LEGO has built a…

Legoland California’s Newest (Castle) Hotel Is Now Open!

The brand new Legoland Castle Hotel is now open at the Legoland California resort in Carlsbad, California!

‘CT Gamercon’ 2018 A Great Event for Family Gamers

As great as major CONs can be, smaller and more local CONs like CTGamercon have become a favorite of mine.

Revisiting Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada

Ripley's Aquarium of Canada is a great family activity if you're in downtown Toronto, and the glass tunnel Dangerous Lagoon…

Tulip Ride 2018 With Katee Sackhoff and Tricia Helfer

Tulip Ride 2018 is coming on April 21, 2018, and with it, a chance to not only support the Seattle…

Hanging Out at Toronto’s The Rec Room

If you find yourself in downtown Toronto with some time to kill, The Rec Room is definitely worth a visit.…

Tony DiTerlizzi Exhibit at the Norman Rockwell Museum

This past November, the Norman Rockwell Museum in Stockbridge, MA, unveiled a new exhibit, 'Never Abandon Imagination: The Fantastical Art of…

LEGO Celebrates 60th Anniversary With NYC LEGO Brick Stunt!

Today and this weekend, go to New York City's Flatiron Plaza to check out LEGO's 60th anniversary stunt!

GeekDad Highlights From Day 1 Of CES 2018

Got a great start to CES this year by meeting with a wide variety of people about their products. This…