Know Your Nerds: Kristen’s Top 5 Board Games

We’re wrapping up this series with one last installment — to finish it up, I’ll be talking about my top 5 favorite board games. As Peder mentioned, we both did a similar list a while back, so I’ll refrain from Read More …

Know Your Nerds: Kristen’s Top 5 Movies

Welcome back to our Know Your Nerds series! Today, I’m taking a stab at narrowing my favorite movies down to my top 5. Making my choices for this list was no easier than for the first two, and at the Read More …

Know Your Nerds: Kristen’s Top 5 Books

As Peder talked about in his post last week, we thought it would be fun to do a few highlight lists to help you guys get to know us better, hear what we think about our favorite things, and trade Read More …

Know Your Nerds: Peder’s Top 5 Books

Kristen and I have been writing on this blog for a while, so I’m sure you kind of feel like you know us because of what we’ve written about, what we write about often, and what we tweet about. But Read More …

Nerdologists Video Streaming: Building Aragorn

Here is an example of what I’ve been doing on youtube. I’m going to be wrapping up Gimli soon (tomorrow the 21st of February) and we are going to be looking at adding in more streaming. Checkout these videos and Read More …

Table Top Picks: Peder’s Top 7 Favorite Board Games

This idea came from a Twitter friend, @Mundangerous, one of the hosts of the ENnie nominated podcast, Total Party Thrill. Since both The RPG Academy and Nerdologists have gone away from using the name Table Topics, which you can read Read More …

Board Game Types: Cooperative Games

What has turned into one of my favorite types of games is the cooperative game. A good cooperative game adds a lot of challenge in coming up with the best strategy out there, trying to think several turns ahead, and Read More …

What’s Your Gamer Group?

One topic that I wanted to spend more time on was talking about different types of games for different types of board game nights and board game groups. Depending on who you have coming, it is really going to make Read More …

Board Game Night

I grew up playing board games, and I’ve always enjoyed playing games. And I’ve also enjoyed finding new games, though it was always hard to find enough time or people to play some of them. So over a year ago, Read More …

Writing Fantasy 101: Characters — Protagonists

This is the topicĀ I was going to write on last week, but here it is now — the first of two parts on writing characters. Protagonists These are the good guys, the main characters of your story — for that Read More …