Nerdiest Talk Show on Earth: Episode 21: Con Culture

By | June 30th, 2016|Nerdiest Talk Show on Earth, Tanner's Posts|

On this episode of NTSOE, Nick, Fiona, and Tanner discuss Con Culture. The three discuss, in detail, what con culture is like, what someone who is new to a con can expect at a con, as well as the pros and cons of attending a nerd themed convention. https://soundcloud.com/ntsoe/episode-21-con-culture Image Credit: Wikipedia

Review: Orange is the New Black season 4

By | June 29th, 2016|Fiona's Posts, Television|

Warning: massive spoilers ahead Wow. Just wow. This season was an interesting one for sure, but I don't know how I feel about it. I think that they planned big moments carefully, but the details and aftermath were all over the place. This has recently been a problem with Orange is the New Black, and [...]

Critical Role Recap: Episode 58 – “A Cycle of Vengeance”

By | June 28th, 2016|Critical Role Recap, Nick's Posts, Pop Culture|

SPOILERS for Critical Role Episode 58 (obviously).  Go check out the full episode at GeekandSundry.com! My recap of Episode 57 can be found here. After an evening of catching up with friends at Whitestone, Vox Machina has unwanted visitors in the night. Previously on Critical Role After visiting Vasselheim so Vax could commune with the Raven [...]

Game Like a Girl: Overwatch

By | June 23rd, 2016|Fiona's Posts, Game Like a Girl, Video Games|

I have been excited about Overwatch since I had first heard of it. Originally, I was attracted the most to Winston. What's not to love about a giant moon gorilla? But, when I first started playing when it was available outside of the beta, I started to love it for even more reasons. Not only [...]

The Nerdiest Talk Show on Earth: Episode 20: The Pros and Cons of LARPing

By | June 22nd, 2016|Nerdiest Talk Show on Earth, Tanner's Posts|

My honored readers! I am proud to announce that The Nerdiest Talk Show on Earth Podcast has made its official home with Project Derailed. If you want to listen to the best podcast about nerds and nerd culture, look no further than NTSOE! On the first episode at its new home, Nick, Fiona, and Tanner [...]

Critical Role Recap: Episode 57 – “Duskmeadow”

By | June 21st, 2016|Critical Role Recap, Nick's Posts, Pop Culture|

SPOILERS for Critical Role Episode 57 (obviously).  Go check out the full episode at GeekandSundry.com! My recap of Episode 56 can be found here. Vax leads the party back to Vasselheim so that he can answer the Raven Queen's summons. Previously on Critical Role While retrieving the Deathwalker's Ward, the armor of the champion of [...]

Mani Monday: Overwatch

By | June 20th, 2016|Fiona's Posts, Mani Monday|

Overwatch has been consuming my life lately. It's one of my favorite games that's come out in the last few years. So, when Mani Mondays was conceived as a weekly feature on Derailed, I knew I had to do some Overwatch nails. I knew I had to honor my two favorite heroes: Pharah and D.Va. [...]

Rick and Morty Rewatch – S1E3

By | June 15th, 2016|Pop Culture, Rick and Morty, Rick and Morty Rewatch, Television, Tom's Posts|

In this Christmas-themed episode, Morty is shrunk down in order to travel into Anatomy Park, a theme park built inside a homeless man named Reuben. Jerry, Beth, and Summer spend some quality time with Jerry's parents and a new family friend. “Can we stow the gadgets and look alive?” This episode opens with Jerry expressing [...]

Critical Role Recap: Episode 56 – “Hope”

By | June 14th, 2016|Critical Role Recap, Nick's Posts, Pop Culture|

SPOILERS for Critical Role Episode 56 (obviously).  Go check out the full episode at GeekandSundry.com! My recap of Episode 55 can be found here. After a very combat heavy two episodes, Vox Machina takes a second to recharge and regroup with some stellar roleplay and great moments. Previously on Critical Role After liberating the city [...]

Classic World of Darkness Games Ranked from Worst to Best

By | June 13th, 2016|Lists, Roleplaying Games, Tanner's Posts|

After my recent post about the soon release of Changeling the Dreaming's 20 year anniversary, I thought to myself, "Self, why not write a post about all of the Classic World of Darkness games?" So that is what I set out to do. The great thing about the World of Darkness franchise is twofold: First, [...]