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We Are the Sword Guys. This Is Our Tale of Woe.

Typically, Grandma Ruthie knocked it out of the park with her birthday gifts. She was the savvy city-dweller, a retired professor who watched South Park…

The Digimon Die-Hards Keeping the Fading Fandom Alive

Growing up, Nico Meyering, now a 31-year-old living in Philadelphia, had nothing in common with his younger sister, seven years his junior. She was outgoing,…

If Luke Skywalker Didn’t Die a Virgin, Who’d He Have Sex With?

Oh my god, this week in geek culture is nuts. We got a Game of Thrones episode loaded with fan service (Arya and Gendry!); Avengers:…

Bar Trivia Is the Most Polarizing Issue of Our Time

Somehow, I never see it coming. At most, I detect some small, incipient energy in the bar where I’ve come to catch up with friends…