Waiting for Player 3: Crafty Baby Announcements

Waiting for Player 3: Crafty Baby Announcements
Life has been pretty crazy these past few months. I cut the cord on my cable service, we just moved to a fancy new apartment, and…oh yeah, I’m having a baby! Next year, “Mommy” will be added to the list of my Alter Egos. My world, as I know it, is about to change. Actually,... Read more »

The Secret to the Pathfinder Roleplaying Game's Success

The Secret to the Pathfinder Roleplaying Game's Success
Pathfinder and all the players who love the game had a very strong presence at Gen Con 2014. As someone who personally loves to play Pathfinder, it’s sometimes hard to believe that the game is still so new. I had the pleasure of sitting down with Paizo Publisher and Chief Creative Officer Erik Mona about... Read more »

Gen Con 2014 Recap

Gen Con 2014 Recap
Over the weekend, I had the privilege of attending a convention unlike any I have ever been to before. Gen Con 2014, held in Indianapolis, IN August 14-17 definitely lives up to its trademark of being “The Best Four Days in Gaming!” Gen Con is THE gaming convention in the country. Board games, role playing... Read more »
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My 30th Anniversary Voltron Design Contest Entry

My 30th Anniversary Voltron Design Contest Entry
I’m stretching my design muscles yet again for a We Love Fine t-shirt design contest. This time, it is in celebration of the 30th Anniversary of Voltron, also known as the 80s cartoon that most certainly sparked my future obsession with Power Rangers and giant robots in general. I originally was going to create two... Read more »

Fangirl Moment: The Arsenal Costume Reveal

Fangirl Moment: The Arsenal Costume Reveal
With two seasons under its belt, a third season on the way, and a spin-off series launching this fall, the CW’s Arrow has truly become one of my favorite shows. Last season, I was happy to see Roy Harper become a more prominent character and an actual student of the green-hooded vigilante himself. When Roy,... Read more »

GeeklyCon 2014: Nerds Know How to Party!

GeeklyCon 2014: Nerds Know How to Party!
Geekly Inc is a creative group of geniuses behind a series of podcasts, which included: Cast of Thrones, Drunks & Dragons, Random Encounters, Sayer, and Cthulhu & Friends. When some of the podcast fans decided to have an event in Illinois, I was immediately interested. GeeklyCon was more of a meetup for the podcast cast... Read more »
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My Dungeons & Dragons Design Contest Entry

My Dungeons & Dragons Design Contest Entry
As soon as I found out We Love Fine was having a Dungeons & Dragons t-shirt design contest, I had to come up with a design. The contest theme is the new Tyranny of Dragons story, which centers around the 5-headed queen of  dragons, Tiamat. After a bit of brainstorming, I came up with a... Read more »

GenCon: First Time Event Registration

GenCon: First Time Event Registration
GenCon is my most highly anticipated event this year. I’ve been to anime, comic, fantasy, and sci-fi convention, but I’ve never gone to a gaming convention. Over the weekend, GenCon’s event registration opened up on Sunday afternoon. GenCon doesn’t even begin until August 14th, but most attendees had their itinerary planned well before registration opened... Read more »

Upcoming Geeky Summer Events In the Midwest

Upcoming Geeky Summer Events In the Midwest
Although it’s just starting to finally feel like Spring in Chicago, I’m getting pumped for the Summer events I’ll be attending. There will be lots of crafting, gaming, costumes, and good times in my future. GeeklyCon | Chicago Area (June 19 – 22) Don’t let the name fool you, GeeklyCon may sound like a hot... Read more »
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Pathfinder Adventures: Married to the Game Master

Pathfinder Adventures: Married to the Game Master
Over the weekend, I had the unique opportunity to begin a new gaming adventure. Our regular Game Master is moving out of town, and while we’re waiting to continue our Rise of the Runelords campaign with him online, we got together to fill that gaming void. My husband decided to take on the responsibility of... Read more »