Towel Day 2016

By | May 25th, 2016|Fiona's Posts, Pop Culture|

Don't panic. Towel Day is here again. In case you don't know, Towel Day is a holiday dedicated to Douglas Adams, author of Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy. In the story, one of the few things you absolutely need to have with you while you travel the universe is a towel. Douglas explains why in [...]

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Game Jam Experiences

By | May 25th, 2016|Indie Game Dev, Tom's Posts|

About a month ago, Nick Uroseva and I participated in the Youngstown Game Dev Game Jam 2016. The game we made is called "Quantum Slip." A Game Jam is an event where teams work to create a game over the course of a short period of time (in this case, a single weekend). Generally, the [...]

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Top Eight Terrible Games… In Excellent Gaming Franchises

By | May 25th, 2016|Lists, Tanner's Posts, Video Games|

Hello Project Derailed World! For those of you who have not been formally introduced to me, my name is Tanner Bivens. I am the host of the Nerdiest Talk Show on Earth and operator of my review website, Tanner Reviews. I am happy to be on board with Project Derailed to bring my own posts [...]

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Rick and Morty Rewatch – S1E1 (Part 1)

By | May 24th, 2016|Pop Culture, Rick and Morty, Rick and Morty Rewatch, Television, Tom's Posts|

In a new feature, Tom Goldthwait is going to be rewatching Rick and Morty and writing about each episode. Each week, he will focus on a new episode and write one or more posts. Sometimes the posts will focus on the content of the episode, but other times the episode will be a chance to [...]

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Back Off Track: The Ballad of Derailed’s Rebirth

By | May 24th, 2016|Announcement|

Man, 2016 as been full of revivals, resurrections, and rebirths. I'm no statistician, but between X-files returning and Full House trying to come back, Ghostbusters, Legends of the Hidden Temple and Hey, Arnold, new installments to the Harry Potter mythos, and not to mention the inevitable resurrection of a certain clueless bastard, I think there is a pretty [...]

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First Beauty and the Beast Teaser Trailer

By | May 24th, 2016|Fiona's Posts, Pop Culture|

(Teaser trailer at the bottom of this post) I have been actively following Beauty and the Beast production news since I heard that Emma Watson was cast as Belle. I am beyond excited and this trailer is getting me super hyped up. This trailer is clearly heavily inspired from the Disney film, and I see [...]

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Sterilization and Infertility in the MCU

By | May 24th, 2016|Fiona's Posts, Pop Culture|

Warning: Agent Carter and Age of Ultron spoilers ahead I am conflicted. I think that representation is generally a good thing, but, in this case, I don’t know what I feel. I was diagnosed with polycystic ovarian syndrome about a year ago. I wasn’t terribly surprised when I got the diagnosis; I had suspected for [...]

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Games, Beer, and the Con Plague: Nick’s Perspective of GenCon 2015

By | May 5th, 2016|Derailed Archive, Nick's Posts|

Another year, another spectacular Gen Con! Day 0: The Journey It was Fiona and I’s forth time making the 5 1/2 hour pilgrimage to Indy. We left Wednesday morning, in what has become all but tradition. It was a leisurely drive expatiated by Book of Mormon and Dr. Horrible’s Sing-along Blog, both in their entirety, as well as the lyrical [...]

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Game Like a Girl: Fury Road

By | May 5th, 2016|Derailed Archive, Fiona's Posts, Game Like a Girl|

Hello everyone! I made my first Derailed Blog Post about a year ago.  This was also the time that we decided that since we had been seriously discussing creating a company for a little over six months, we would bite the bullet and actually create a website.  A lot has changed in the past year. [...]

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Gencon 2015

By | May 5th, 2016|Derailed Archive, Fiona's Posts|

Hello everyone! A week after the convention, it seems that Nick and I are finally getting around to writing about our Gencon experiences. This year was probably my favorite year that I’ve gone. The only bad part was catching the con plague, which, at this point, I expected. I was really happy with all the [...]

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