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18 Great Trailers for Terrible Movies

18 Great Trailers for Terrible Movies

Let’s take a moment to reflect on 18 of the best trailers ever made . . . for what were ultimately some pretty terrible movies. Let me be clear: these are neither the best trailers ever made nor the worst movies ever made. This group of trailers did their job remarkably well – they made bad movies look amazing, and they tricked us into paying good money to see the movies. Read More

GeekDad Interviews Voice of Flint and Author of ‘Parenting for the Digital Age’ Bill Ratner

GeekDad Interviews Voice of Flint and Author of ‘Parenting for the Digital Age’ Bill Ratner

I recently had the great fortune to meet Bill Ratner, the voice of Flint, before a screening of ‘Transformers: The Movie’ and ‘G.I. Joe: The Movie’ and sit down with him over a beer to discuss voice acting and his book, ‘Parenting for the Digital Age: The Truth Behind Media’s Effect on Children and What to Do About It.’ Read More

Commuter Gamer: ‘Transformers: Battle Tactics’

Commuter Gamer: ‘Transformers: Battle Tactics’

Like many geek dads, I find I have a pile of video games on my XBox and sitting in my Steam library that I never have time to actually sit down and play. What I do have plenty of time for is commuting to work (via public transportation, standing in line, waiting for and riding in elevators, etc. Commuter Gamer is a new series that focuses on mobile games that can easily be played in bite-sized chunks. Today’s game: ‘Transformers: Battle Tactics.’ Read More

Hasbro Unveils Fan Built Combiner Poll

Hasbro Unveils Fan Built Combiner Poll

Yesterday Hasbro announced the theme for the 2015 Transformers Generations line, Combiner Wars, as well as a new related crowdsourced project. The official Transformers app–available for both Android and iOS–has been updated with the Fan Built Combiner Poll. Read More