Reviews

GeekDad Review: KIZIK Handsfree Shoes

Kizik Handsfree shoes are a stylish way to never have to deal with shoelaces again.

The Moab Phone Case Regulates Your Battery’s Temperature in Extreme Climates

The Moab is an all-around useful phone case with some cool features.

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…

‘Escape Room in a Box: Flashback’

Bad news: there's a werewolf on her way to devour you. Good news: you have a chance to stop her.

GeekDad Review: Airthings Wave Mini Indoor Air Quality Monitor

Airthings Wave Mini is a tiny, portable indoor air quality monitor that measures temperature, humidity, and VOCs.

Word Wednesday – Exploding!

Start the year off with a bang by reading Dave Hutchinson's excellent 'Return of the Incredible Exploding Man!'

Review: nTablet is Made For Hacking

The nTablet is a nice, thick tablet made for Makers.

Kickstarter Tabletop Alert: The Return of ‘Lift Off!’

The planet is about to explode (again)—it's time to 'Lift Off! Get Me Off This Planet!'

Where Does He Get Those Wonderful Toys? — LEGO 1989 Batmobile Review

To celebrate the 80th birthday of Batman and the 30th anniversary of Tim Burton's iconic 'Batman' movie, LEGO introduced an…

Steal Some Deliciousness in ‘Mmm!’

'Mmm!' is a cooperative, push-your-luck children's game for 1-6 players, ages five and up that takes approximately 15-20 minutes to…

GeekDad Review: Jackery Explorer 500 Portable Power Station

The Jackery Explorer 500 offers a similar design to the Honda 290 I previously reviewed, only bigger. As the name…

Vibes Earplugs – Simple But Geeky Ear Protection

Why wife and I recently got to see Elton John as part of his “Farewell Yellow Brick Road” concert tour…

GeekDad Review: The +RECORD PLAYER

The +RECORD PLAYER is a modern take on a premium, all-in-one compact stereo system built around a Pro-Ject turntable.

GeekDad Review: Twinkly Multi Color Edition Smart LED Lights

Twinkly Multi Color Edition LED lights are the ultimate in smart, customizable home holiday decor.

Kickstarter Alert: Low-Weight Mantour X E-Scooter Is High-Featured

Made of carbon fiber and aluminum alloy, the Mantour X self-balancing e-scooter ensures high portability.

Rub a Dub Dog: Bissell BarkBath Dual Use Review

Let's take a look at my time with the BarkBath, and you can decide if this is the product for…

Review: Waterfield Leather Key Clip

Sometimes the simplest and sturdiest product can also be the most useful. Waterfield added a touch of class and a…

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…

Let’s Do the ‘Chicken Time Warp’ Again

The good news: chicken scientists have discovered time travel. The bad news: they've opened a time vortex, and there's only…

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—American Gods: The Moment of The Storm #8

Shadow comes back to Lakeside, one last time.

‘Newfound Courage’ DLC: Winter’s Fair Review

The holiday-themed continuation for 'Newfound Courage' reminds us that good stories don’t have to be long.

‘The Beast Inside’ Comes for You on PC!

In England, it is customary to tell a ghost story on Christmas. Taking that into consideration, 'The Beast Inside' by…

Take It to the Streets With FLG Mats: City 1 Tabletop Gaming Mat

Having recently reviewed Atomic Mass Games' excellent 'Marvel: Crisis Protocol' game, I was looking for a neoprene playmat to enhance…

GeekDad Review: Nomad Active Leather Strap Is a Waterproof Leather Apple Watch Band

The new Nomad Active strap uses hydrophobic leather from Germany's Heinen tannery for a truly waterproof Apple Watch band that…

Review—American Gods: The Moment of The Storm # 7— Rigged Games

It may be rigged, but it′s the only game in town.

Word Wednesday: DK: ‘Ultimate Star Wars’

Following hot on the heels of last week's review of Ultimate DC, I'm back with another glorious DK book, Ultimate Star…

Stack Overflow: A Small Stack of Big Books

Today's column is all about gorgeous, oversized books. You probably don't need to get all of them (at least not…

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…