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Game on Girl Podcast, Podcast

Game on Girl S3E2 — Localization With Michelle Deco

Have you ever wondered what localization is? Have you heard the term used and not known exactly what the process is like? This week, Regina interviews localization writer and editor, Michelle Deco, about her work in the game industry (possibly with some of your favorite JRPGs). Other topics include how to get into the game… Continue reading Game on Girl S3E2 — Localization With Michelle Deco

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Watch, Movies

Top 10 Movies of the Decade

It’s no stretch of the imagination to profess that it’s a great time to be a nerd.  The debut of Iron Man in 2008 heralded a veritable explosion of genre movies, both in quantity and quality, and unofficially kicked off a renaissance for sci-fi, fantasy, and superhero fans.  At the close of the 2010s, your… Continue reading Top 10 Movies of the Decade

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Wonder Woman 1984 Trailer Shows Off Awesome Footage and Raises Lots of Questions

Director Patty Jenkins and star Gal Gadot showed off the first trailer for Wonder Woman 1984 during a presentation at the Comic-Con Experience in Brazil on December 8. The trailer did what every good trailer should do - it got us excited about the movie while making us try to predict what's going to happen.… Continue reading Wonder Woman 1984 Trailer Shows Off Awesome Footage and Raises Lots of Questions

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Watch, Geek, Conventions

The Geek Embassy at GeekGirlCon 2019

GeekGirlCon has always been one of my favorite conventions. This year, it’s moved to a month later to mid-November but a lot of the regular programming is staying the same. As usual, members of The Geek Embassy are on a slew of panels this year too. Take a look through the list below and say… Continue reading The Geek Embassy at GeekGirlCon 2019

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Stories for the Spooky Season

At last, October is upon us! With it comes pumpkin-flavored everything, changing leaves, and scary stories. In lieu of decorations this year (and if you're using lights, be careful with your outlets — fire safety is important), I wanted to celebrate the haunting season by showcasing a few places to scratch that spooky itch. Tales… Continue reading Stories for the Spooky Season

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Geek, Gamers, Play

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

Greetings, Geeks! Wanna figure out your gamer type? Live near Seattle or Tacoma, WA? Well then, you are in luck! On Saturday, October 26, Regina, Isabela, and Nicole will be at Jet City Comic Show presenting a panel and discussing gamer types. This presentation is based on my (Regina's) dissertation research and over one hundred… 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 episode "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… Continue reading Arya Stark Really Was the “Princess Who Was Promised”