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What’s Your Gamer Type? at Jet City Comic Show

Greetings Geeks! Wanna figure out your gamer type? Live near Seattle, WA? Well then, you are in luck! On Saturday, October 26th, Regina, Isabela, and Nicole will be at Jet City Comic Show presenting a panel and discussing the gamer types. This presentation is based on my (Regina's) dissertation research and over one hundred interviews… Continue reading What’s Your Gamer Type? at Jet City Comic Show

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Arya Stark really was the “princess who was promised”

If you're like me, you were probably surprised when Arya Stark came flying through the air to kill the Night King in The Long Night. After all, a lot of attention had been paid to the entire "prince (or princess) who was promised" prophecy that Melisandre had been spouting from Season 2. Most people put… Continue reading Arya Stark really was the “princess who was promised”

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We May Never See the End of A Song of Ice and Fire

Plenty of people were disappointed, sad, and some even downright angry at the end of the Game of Thrones television series. A common statement both from and toward those people is to wait for the ending George R.R. Martin chooses to deliver in his books. But things aren't really looking that great for us ever… Continue reading We May Never See the End of A Song of Ice and Fire

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EDH Banned and Restricted update

On 8 July 2019, the EDH rules committee made a surprise announcement updating the Banned and Restricted list. Iona, Shield of Emeria and Paradox Engine were both banned, with Painter's Servant coming off the banlist. All of these cards have incredibly powerful and abusable effects, and this shift is already making big waves. Let's take… Continue reading EDH Banned and Restricted update

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TGE Sticky Notes (6/16-7/13)

Here are a few things you may have missed over the last few weeks! Make sure to check TGE's facebook page to stay up-to-date as each podcast episode is released. Podcasts From Engaged Family Gaming: The EFG Daily Commute Gods and MonstersProject Scarlett - Three Smaller AnnouncementsPokémon Sword/Shield and the National PokédexDr. Mario WorldRevisiting the Final Fantasy VII RemakeStar Wars… Continue reading TGE Sticky Notes (6/16-7/13)

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Writers’ Perspectives: Dealing With Writers’ Block

Writing is one of the most rewarding things in my life. I absolutely love it. It has fulfilled me in ways I can’t even express. So, honestly, you’d think that I’d spend less time actively avoiding it. Writers' Block: Everyone Has it. Everyone Hates it. We've all been there. We've all told ourselves we need… Continue reading Writers’ Perspectives: Dealing With Writers’ Block

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Words of Warriors: Discussing The Last Faoii with Tahani Nelson

For those who didn't already know, The Geek Embassy's own Tahani Nelson wrote a book entitled The Last Faoii. This last February, I sat down to talk with her about it. Short disclaimer for the sake of transparency: Tahani did not ask TGE for a review of her book. Rather, I approached her after reading… Continue reading Words of Warriors: Discussing The Last Faoii with Tahani Nelson