Star Wars: Tarkin – James Luceno

There’s a lot to talk about on the Star Wars front, but before getting into that, I wanted to take a moment to make a brief post on the most recent Star Wars novel: Tarkin. Like the title implies, this is a book all about one character in particular; Grand Moff Tarkin.  Tarkin was introduced …
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Dungeons & Dragons: Monster Manual 5E

A brief update here on D&D related things. I’m still attending and enjoying the D&D Encounters at my local games store. I’ve found that buying the “grab bag” boxes of miniatures can be quite addicting… So far I’ve managed to acquire a few neat pieces though. Recently, I got my hands on the new version …
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Star Wars: A New Dawn – John Jackson Miller

Mere moments before the premier of the new Star Wars series on the Disney Channel, I managed to finish reading my copy of Star Wars – A New Dawn. This book is unique for a number of a reasons. First, it is actually the prequel to the Star Wars Rebels TV show. Second, it is …
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Dungeons & Dragons: 5E Player’s Handbook and Adventuer’s League experiences

Last Wednesday I played my first actual game of Dungeons & Dragons in almost twenty years. As I’ve mentioned before, I’ve had an interest in Dungeons & Dragons since I was around eleven years old. I played my first games with some family friends, a bunch of young AirForce guys. Through them, I learned the …
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Comics: STAR WARS – Darth Maul; Son of Dathomir

Today saw the release of the fourth and final issue of Dark Horse’s Darth Maul: Son of Dathomir comic book. To hear why this is significant, keep reading. There have been many Star Wars comics printed in the last thirty plus years, so why do I make a big deal out of this one? Well, …
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Dungeons & Dragons 5th Edition is here

Updates to the site have been slow lately because I’ve been grinding away at some pretty big games. So in the meantime, I’ll take a quick break from the video games to talk about the new D&D. That’s right, it’s finally here: Dungeons & Dragons 5E! Initially, when I discussed D&D I expressed some concern …
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October, Dracula, and Castlevania…

Well, here we are: October. Probably my favorite month of the year. There’s just something about the change of the seasons that appeal to me. I enjoy the crisp bite in the autumn air, the sound of the breeze through the leaves, and something childlike in me really enjoys the creepy feeling that you get …
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