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Geeklinks: D&DLive 2019 announces Baldur’s Gate: Descent into Avernus

'Baldur's Gate: Descent into Avernus' will be released in Fall 2019 and will see players begin in the fabled city…

Southern Fried Gaming Expo – July 12-14, 2019 — Atlanta, Georgia

I've been fortunate enough to live in Atlanta and be able to attend the Southern Fried Gaming Expo for the…

From Gollum to Thanos: An Interview With Matt Aitken at Weta Digital

GeekDad was fortunate to be able to sit down with Matt Aitken from Weta Digital Effects and discuss the design…

5 Reasons to Read ‘Zero Bomb’ by M.T. Hill

'Zero Bomb' is a thought-provoking read about humanity's relationship with technology. Here are 5 reasons why you should read it.

Interview with ‘Mysterious Benedict Society’ Author Trent Stewart – Part II

GeekDad talked to 'Mysterious Benedict Society' author Trent Stewart about the series and the upcoming new book. Read Part II…

Word Wednesday “General Knowledge Genius”

Who doesn't love a quiz? Awesome pictures and fascinating facts packaged to promote some healthy competition. It's General Knowledge Genius!

Award-Winning Animated Series ‘Leo the Wildlife Ranger’ Introduces Your Pre-Schoolers to Nature

'Leo the Wildlife Ranger' takes your pre-schooler around the world to learn about animals and the environment. [Sponsored]

Top 10 Questions (and a Few Answers) After Seeing ‘Avengers: Endgame’ [SPOILERS]

OK, so you've seen the movie. What questions did it leave unanswered? [SPOILERS]

In Light of ‘Avengers: Endgame:’ Parents, Please Talk to Your Kids About Spoilers

Have you talked to your kids about spoilers? With the release of 'Avengers: Endgame' this weekend, now's a better time…

‘KontrolFreek’ Video Game Controller Accesories

KontrolFreek offers gamers of any age a chance to gain an advantage in both gameplay and comfort with their line…

Celebrate Record Store Day With GeekDad’s Fluance RT80 Turntable Giveaway

The company is offering up a free RT80 turntable (reviewed on GeekDad in 2016) — worth $199.99 — to a…

‘Dual Bet Poker Plus’ Adds New Strategy and Fun to ‘Texas Hold ’em’

'Dual Bet Poker Plus' combines traditional 'Texas Hold 'Em' with a secondary game to add a deeper strategic element. [Sponsored]

Paper and Paste: Making Stuff With Children

Our first self-made mask out of papier-mâché had initially been met with a certain dose of skepticism by child #1.…

The Conflict for Time: My Geek Side vs. My Dad Side

Six months ago, my wife and I were blessed with a baby daughter. Despite this new addition to my life,…

9 Spoiler-Free Things Parents Should Know About ‘Shazam!’

Curious about the new DC superhero movie, 'Shazam', that comes out in theaters this weekend? Here are a few things…

The CAT S61 Rugged Smartphone Is Tougher Than You Are

The CAT C61 Smartphone is a laser-wearing beast built for the toughest situations. It's a thick and lovely brick in…

This One Time at CAMP

This CAMP is an experience and store unlike anything you’ve seen, and there’s a surprise that makes it even better.

Bodaciously Awesome Family Show: Interviews Mindy Thomas

Today we have our first celebrity interview! We sit down and talk with Mindy Thomas - host of the "Wow…

She-Ra, Fandom, and Diversity in Media at ECCC

Last weekend at Emerald City Comic Con, I managed to chat briefly with Noelle Stevenson on fandom safety, and diversity…

Word Wednesday: ‘Science is Magic’

'Science is Magic.' An excellent hands-on guide for teaching your children magic tricks and the science behind them.

Bodaciously Awesome Family Show: Star Wars: “Galaxy’s Edge”

Patience as we wait for the opening of Star Wars: "Galaxy's Edge" at Walt Disney World (or Disneyland, if that's…

GeekDad Review: Cori HD Smart Home Security Camera

Continuing my Momentum series reviews, I'm now taking a look at the Cori HD Smart Home Security Camera.

Favorite LEGO creations from Bricks Cascade 2019

Portland's 'Bricks Cascade,' now in its eighth year, drew over 8000 public attendees to look at over 800 unique creations…

Star Wars “Galaxy’s Edge” at Disneyland, Walt Disney World Opening Dates Announced!

Now we now how long we have to wait to fly the Millennium Falcon! It is going to be EPIC!

Can You Tell Me How to Get to the ‘Sesame Street’ Archive?

50 years of ‘Sesame Street’ episodes will soon be archived by the American Archive for Public Broadcasting. Eric spoke with…

10 Can’t-Miss Blu-ray Releases for March 2019

If you're a home movie fan, then you better hope your wallet survives March, because this month is packed with…

Word Wednesday: Women: Our History

This Week's Word Is "Women." International Women's Day is this Friday, and to mark it Word Wednesday is devoting three…

Hagrid Roller Coaster to Open at Universal Orlando’s ‘Harry Potter’ World

The new roller coaster being built at Universal Orlando's Wizarding World of Harry Potter finally has an official name and…

Word Wednesday – ‘Leaders Who Changed History’

'Leaders who Changed History' combines compelling text with top quality production values.It's a remarkable book about remarkable people.

Bodaciously Awesome Family Show: Diving Into SeaWorld

SeaWorld is an often over-looked park by general visitors but has a lot of fun within it. It is packed…