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Stranger Things: Dungeons & Dragons, Nerd Culture, and Narrative

The first season of Stranger Things begins with Will, Dustin, Lucas, and Mike excitedly playing a campaign of the role-playing game, Dungeons & Dragons. Throughout the show, D&D evokes nostalgia and associations with ne...


New Releases for the Week of Monday, December 4, 2017

Not a lot coming out this first full week of December, but still some new stuff. Guardians can jump into the first expansion, Curse of Osiris, for Destiny 2. PS4 owners can slay zombies at Christmas with Dead Rising 4: Frank...


Riverdale Season 2, Episode 6 – The Brash and the Murderous: Riverdale Drift

If there’s no rest for the wicked, Riverdale must be a city that never sleeps. The episode starts with Betty rushing to Nick St. Clair’s hotel room, on the assumption that she won’t find him there alive, considering she g...



New Releases for the Week of Monday, November 27, 2017

A relatively quiet week as we leave November and head into the final month of the year. The anticipated sequel, Xenoblade Chronicles 2 arrives on the Switch. Those who enjoy games in VR can explore the wasteland in Fallout 4 or...


New Releases for the Week of Monday, November 20, 2017

A relatively quiet week as we approach Thanksgiving and Black Friday, the official kick-off to Christmas shopping season. The Planet of the Apes film franchise gets a game in Last Frontier. A new Ace Attorney, Apollo Justice, h...