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Word Wednesday: ‘Breath’ by Tim Winton

'Breath' by Tim Winton is a captivating book about limits and the worrying habit teenagers have of trying to break…

Review – Aquaman #56: Fear from the Depths

The Trench return in a flashback issue by Kyle Higgins and Aaron Lopresti.

Review – The Batman’s Grave #4: Scorn Rising

Who are the Scorn Army, and what will Batman's hunt for Dr. Hellfern reveal?

Review – Harley Quinn and Poison Ivy #5: Gotham Goes Green

Can Harley and Ivy free Gotham from the grip of the Floronic Man and clear Ivy's name?

Review – Batman and the Outsiders #9: Vengeance on the Menu

Jefferson Pierce has been pushed past his limit, Orphan and Signal are questioning their mission, and Batman and Katana are…

BaitWorks – How DreamWorks Engaged in Predatory Marketing Towards LGBT Fans

After months of research I can now confirm DreamWorks Animation has engaged in deceptive marketing to boost LGBT viewership on…

Review – Batgirl #42: Oracle Falling

Batgirl is forced to confront her own creation one last time in a battle that will require sacrifices.

Review – Batman: Detective Comics #1018: Holiday Horrors

As Batman reels from a series of devastating losses, a vicious new enemy turns Gotham's Christmas into a bloody nightmare.

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!

Enjoy Live Dungeons & Dragons Gaming and Improvisational Comedy With ‘The Audio Dungeon’

One of the best parts of playing D&D is the humor that's always part of the game. The Audio Dungeon…

Tabletop Game Review: ‘Periodic’

Bring your chemistry chops to the table, with the awesome 'Periodic.' With this beautiful strongly thematic game you'll be in…

Word Wednesday: ‘I Am C-3PO – The Inside Story’

The Droid Memoir You Are Looking For: 'I am C-3PO - The Inside Stroy.' Anthony Daniels reveals his experiences from…

Review – Wonder Woman: Dead Earth #1: Amazon Apocalypse

Wonder Woman awakens in a ruined world and must quickly transform from superhero to revolutionary leader.

Internet Classics: Real Ultimate Power

Real Ultimate Power was ostensibly dedicated to a teen boy's fascination with ninjas, but was in fact a parody. The…

Review – Far Sector #2: The Emotion Thieves

Earth's newest Green Lantern battles to figure out a mysterious new world, and the power players threatening to plunge it…

Review – Batman #84: The Undoing of Thomas Wayne

How did Thomas Wayne go from hero to monster, and what is the dark secret of his arrival in a…

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?

Word Wednesday ‘Rebel Starfighters Owner’s Workshop Manual’

Stay on target with 'The Rebel Starfighters Owners Workshop Manual.' Everything you ever wanted to know about maintaining your X-Wing.

‘Gloom of Thrones’: a Card Game to Conquer the Realm

Atlas Games adds to its already great list of options for their game 'Gloom' with 'Gloom of Thrones!'

Kickstarter Alert: Check Out Robo Wunderkind’s LEGO-Compatible Robot Building and Programming Kit for Young Creators

Check out this Kickstarter campaign for a LEGO-compatible robotics building and programming platform designed for kids. [Sponsored]

Kickstarter Alert: 3D Print Your Own Amazing Draconic Dice Crypt for Truly Epic Game Nights

Check out this Kickstarter campaign for this amazing 3D-printable Draconic Dice Crypt and boost your game night cred to the…

Narrative And Early Access: Supergiant’s Greg Kasavin Discusses ‘Hades’ Development

In our chat with Creative Director Greg Kasavin, we discuss Supergiant's recent game, Hades, and how early feedback impacts game development.

HyperX Introduces New Rose Gold Lifestyle Headset

HyperX Introduces New Rose Gold Lifestyle Headset that goes beyond just being a great headset for gamers but one of…

Review – The Terrifics #21: 80’s Boogie

The Terrifics are sent catapulting through time, but Bizarro's master plan could have far bigger consequences.

‘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…

Tabletop Kickstarter Alert: ‘Block Happy’

What is Block Happy? Emotions sit at the center of Block Happy, a card game for 2-5 players. Players compete to collect…

Word Wednesday: Smells

'You Smell!' and 'Poo!' two excellent books that will help slake your child's fascination with bodily functions.

Game Creation is Doodlematic Gameplay

Teaching the other side of game creation – Doodlematic can help teach game design and dynamics to complement coding skills…

Want to Play STEM-Based Games On a Tablet With Your Kids? Check Out the Codynamic Kickstarter Campaign

Share tablet time with your kids and play fun, STEM-based games that will delight and engage them. Designed by parents…

‘Wisdom from Mom’ – Advice for Living: Something for Pretty Much Everyone

Jenny Bristol's latest book, her first foray into non-fiction, gives us nice reminders that everyone can use a little wisdom…