Battlebots Round of 16 Matches Ranked from Worst to Best

By | August 28th, 2016|Pop Culture, Tanner's Posts, Television|

Another round in the books and as such another article is merited. The Round of 16 for season 7 of Battlebots was rather good. There was a stinker and a few "meh" matches, but for the most part the field brought their A game leading into the quarterfinals. We got eight fights to talk about [...]

Critical Role Recap: Episode 64 – “The Frigid Doom”

By | August 24th, 2016|Critical Role Recap, Nick's Posts|

SPOILERS for Critical Role Episode 64 (obviously).  Go check out the full episode at GeekandSundry.com! My recap of Episode 63 can be found here. Vox Machina finally returns to Whitestone from their extended stay in the Feywild, but not without complications. Previously on Critical Role The party ventured into the Feywild and trekked to the [...]

Critical Role Recap: Episode 63 – “The Echo Tree”

By | August 18th, 2016|Critical Role Recap, Pop Culture|

SPOILERS for Critical Role Episode 63 (obviously).  Go check out the full episode at GeekandSundry.com! My recap of Episode 62 can be found here. Vox Machina delves into the depths of the Shademurk Bog in the Feywild in search of the cancerous tree that houses a legendary artifact, the bow Fenthras. Previously on Critical Role [...]

You Don’t Own Me: Harley Quinn and Jessica Jones

By | August 16th, 2016|Comics, Fiona's Posts, Movies, Television|

Mild spoilers for Suicide Squad and Jessica Jones ahead! When watching the new Suicide Squad movie, I couldn't help but to compare the portrayal of Harley Quinn to Netflix's Jessica Jones. While the characters in the movies are wildly different in terms in personality, they do have a major part of their plot in common: [...]

Critical Role Recap: Episode 62 – “Uninviting Waters” (LIVE)

By | August 12th, 2016|Critical Role Recap, Pop Culture|

SPOILERS for Critical Role Episode 62 (obviously).  Go check out the full episode at GeekandSundry.com! My recap of Episode 61 can be found here. Sorry for the delay on this post. Gen Con recovery certainly was a thing! Speaking of which, this episode was Critical Role LIVE from Hilbert Circle Theatre in Indianapolis! I was lucky enough [...]

Gencon Derailed – Days 3 and 4

By | August 9th, 2016|Convention, Fiona's Posts, Gencon, Nick's Posts, Pop Culture, Roleplaying Games, Tom's Posts|

Click here for our Gencon story stream Tom: My last two days at Gencon were a blast. On Saturday morning, I played a system that's currently on Kickstarter called Pythos. My experience with it was pretty limited, but it has a very cool combat system based on rounds where everything happens simultaneously. Each player chooses [...]

Mani Mondays: Espionage Cosmetics Review

By | August 8th, 2016|Fiona's Posts, Mani Monday|

For Gencon, I knew I had to have awesome gamer nails. In years past, I've painted my nails to match my dice or did simple nail art. However, I really wanted to try something I've never used before: nail wraps. I knew from Instagram and other social media that the place to go for nerdy [...]

Gencon Derailed – Day 2

By | August 6th, 2016|Convention, Fiona's Posts, Gencon, News, Nick's Posts, Pop Culture, Tom's Posts|

Click here for our Gencon story stream Tom: Today, I played a game of 13th Age and a game of an unpublished RPG called Playthings. 13th Age is a pet favorite system of mine that I don't get many chances to play, so I was excited for it. 13th Age is an homage to D&D [...]

Gencon Derailed – Day 1

By | August 5th, 2016|Convention, Fiona's Posts, Gencon, News, Nick's Posts, Pop Culture, Roleplaying Games, Tom's Posts|

Click here for our Gencon story stream Tom: Day 1 was pretty relaxed for me. I didn't have any events planned other than catching Suicide Squad at 7:00, so I was free to wander around and check out whatever I wanted. I bought a mug-scoop of random Chessex dice to add to my grab-bag collection. [...]