Game Night Games – Salt Lake City

Over the weekend, we took a quick jaunt over to Salt Lake City, UT to relax and do a little sight-seeing.  While we were there, the bug bit us to see if there were any good game stores (FLGS) in the area.  Lo and behold, we ran across Game Night Games.  (Click the pics to…

Review – Easy Roller “Mountain o’ Dice”

I’m gearing up to run my first ever D&D game, and I’m super-excited about it.  It’s only going to be the adventure from the D&D Starter Set, The Lost Mine of Phandelver.  But, I’m really hoping everyone enjoys me as a DM and we all have a great time. To kick off our first session,…

Getting Crafty for D&D – The Dice Bag

Anyone that plays games like D&D – games that require dice – will tell you that it’s inevitable.  You will end up with a boatload of dice at some point.  Fancy dice.  Plain dice.  Clear dice.  Opaque dice.  Swirled dice.  Metal dice.  There are so many to choose from.  I’ve seen players haul lots of…

Are you a nerd or a geek?

The Mrs. ran across a very interesting blog post about the differences between the words nerd and geek.  I’ve always considered myself to be a bit of both, and that they were quite similar to each other (if not synonyms).  It turns out there are some fundamental differences, at least according to this quick research. …

Titansgrave: The Ashes of Valkana

Geeks everywhere know the name Wil Wheaton.  He’s been in movies, TV shows, and has participated in (and hosted) numerous activities in the world of nerd-dom.  Lately, I’ve been checking out more and more of his media content on Geek & Sundry, and discovered a new web series based upon actual gameplay from Wil’s newest…

Onward Into the Deep!

Welcome to my new blog about all things nerd and geek! I’ve always been at least a bit of a nerd, sometimes more so than others.  But, I’ve always enjoyed tinkering and building, painting and fiddling, worrying about all sorts of minute details on whatever projects I would work.  I’m a lazy person, by nature. …