Gaming

End Your Gaming Year on a High Note With ‘Pokémon Sword’ and ‘Pokémon Shield’

After a banner year for the Nintendo Switch, it's no surprise that the system's last major release of 2019, 'Pokémon…

‘D&D’ Actual Play | The Star Engine | Episode 17

GeekDad presents DieRolling: The Star Engine, Episode 17: 'D&D' Actual Play

Brave the Danger of the ‘Deadly Doodles’ Dungeon

Rather than a “roll-and-draw,” 'Deadly Doodles' is described as a “draw-and-draw” game for 1-4 players ages 8 and up.

Re-Roll: This Week’s Tabletop Game News for Week 49 of 2019

The board game (and board game-related!) news that caught our attention for the week ending December 6, 2019.

Announcing the 2019 GeekDad Game of the Year

A few weeks ago, we announced our finalists for the 2019 GeekDad Game of the Year. Today, we announce our…

How to Set Up a Minecraft Server

If you have kids, there’s a good chance you’ve noticed a huge uptick in the popularity of Minecraft recently. [Sponsored]

Investigate Mysterious Deaths as ‘Paranormal Detectives’

Bad news: you've just died. But the good news is: the 'Paranormal Detectives' are on the case. If you can tune…

Everyone Has ‘3 Secrets’—Can You Guess?

Why does Terence have several passports? What's the significance of Helen's necklace? Is Carlo's restaurant engaged in something shifty? Each…

6 Reasons to Enter the ‘Beastgrave’

'Beastgrave' is the 3rd Season of 'Warhammer Underworlds' and its finest iteration yet, worthy of the coveted accolade of GeekDad…

Eberron Rising From the Last War: 5 Reasons to Be Excited About D&D’s Latest Book

Eberron is a world recovering from a long, devastating war. It is a land of evolving magic intertwined with modern…

‘D&D’ Actual Play | The Star Engine | Episode 16

GeekDad presents DieRolling: The Star Engine, Episode 16: 'D&D' Actual Play

Re-Roll: This Week’s Tabletop Game News for Week 48 of 2019

The board game (and board game-related!) news that caught our attention for the week ending November 29, 2019.

Review: ‘Some Distant Memory’ For Nintendo Switch

If you're in the market for a really good story (some history, science, technology and a bit of romance) and…

Claim the Throne of Kievan Rus in ‘Rurik: Dawn of Kiev’

What path to victory will you pursue to become the Grand Prince of Kiev?

Kickstarter Tabletop Alert: ‘5-Minute Mystery: The Museum of Everything’

The museum exhibit is set to open in 5 minutes, but somebody has stolen the MacGuffin? Work together to find…

‘D&D Waterdeep Dragon Heist’ Session 30

Last night was the 30th session in our online Waterdeep Dragon Heist D&D campaign and our party had just defeated…

Weave a ‘Tapestry’ of Your Civilization

Congratulations: you've discovered fire and mastered some of the basics like bartering and hunting. What will you develop next? Pursue…

Bust a Move This Holiday Season With ‘Just Dance 2020’ for Nintendo Switch

When Nintendo of America sent my family a 'Just Dance' party pack—complete with snacks and silly hats and, of course,…

Wake Up Family Game Night With ‘Sleeping Queens’

Be the first to wake up enough queens in order to be victorious in 'Sleeping Queens!'

Re-Roll: This Week’s Tabletop Game News for Week 47 of 2019

The board game (and board game-related!) news that caught our attention for the week ending November 22, 2019.

‘Doctor Who: The Edge of Time’ VR Review

Playstack brings the universe of 'Doctor Who' to PC and PS4 VR with 'Doctor Who: The Edge of Time'!

‘Magic: The Gathering’ Gift Guide 2019

Check out the 2019 Gift Guide for 'Magic: The Gathering,' featuring products from the 'Throne of Eldraine' rotation.

Announcing the 2019 Game of the Year Finalists

Here are the ten games we have picked as finalists for our Game of the Year award!

Build Your Empire in ‘Endeavor: Age of Sail’

The "age of sail" in the 16th, 17th, and 18th centuries has provided ripe fodder for games since pretty much…

Kickstarter Tabletop Alert: Outwit Your Rival in ‘Slip Strike’

Two teleporting time-travelers arrive in the city, but only one will walk away. Who will prevail in this battle of…

D&D Meets Rick and Morty in Hilariously Adult Set

The latest addition to the D&D starter sets: 'Dungeons & Dragons vs Rick and Morty' is a blast in a…

Tabletop Review: ‘Copenhagen’

'Copenhagen' is a tile-laying game that is quick to learn with surprising tactical depth. Its family-friendly fun makes it fully…

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…

From the Clouds Above – GeekDad Reviews the Google Stadia

Google Stadia is an incredibly ambitious project that actually fulfills its promise, but it may be 2020 before all of…

Bring On the Bad Guys With ‘Marvel: Crisis Protocol’

Assemble your teams and face off in the Marvel Comics universe.