Mandi is a would-be writer who enjoys nerdy things. She lives in Georgia but she wishes to live many other places as well. Just not anywhere with a zombie infestation. Thanks to books, games, and movies she can live many lives. She hopes she can share with you all her favorite nerd things.
In 1974, Tactical Studies Rules, Inc invented a game that changed lives, Dungeons & Dragons. The tabletop role-playing game allowed players to create characters and campaigns, immersing themselves in a fantasy world. Fans and players of DnD are Read More
RuPaul's Drag Race is huge. I had no idea how huge until I fell into the rabbit hole and began watching. The show is in its twelfth season, and I started watching from the beginning late last year. The show is headed by RuPaul, one of the most famous Read More
AMC's NOS4A92 is about a soul-eating vampire creature who steals children to maintain his youthfulness. A girl with a psychic ability to find things is what stands between him and his crimes. The show stars Ashleigh Cummings (Miss Fisher's Murder Read More
It’s been a long time! Welcome back to Character Spotlight. Today we look at Kassandra from Assassin’s Creed Odyssey. This feature will be a tad different from others. It won’t be so much talking about how cool she is as how well she works in the game. Read More
Sometimes you find a show that is so quirky and binge-worthy you can't stop watching it. This is the case with Netflix's The Curious Creations of Christine McConnell. My love for the slightly macabre and eccentric is met in this show. It features the Read More
Halloween and Fall TV are both upon us. It's an exciting time on both counts. We have some good offerings this year of spooky, or spoopy, nature. To me, it seems like there are more Horror type offerings this year than previous ones. I'm looking forward Read More
Few book series have surprised me more than Sarah J. Maas's A Court of Thorns and Roses. The first book was pretty good but the series became more amazing as the books went along. I was also amazed at the gender roles in the books and how they are Read More
Welcome to my new series! It's a column exploring different types of fun and interesting fandoms. Fandom gets a bad reputation nowadays. People tear each other to shreds. I want to focus more on the good aspects. There are so many things to love in the Read More
Strong female leads are my favorite to write about. I especially like leads who keep fighting no matter how hard things get. The character in today's article is about as imperfect as you can get. She fights, she drinks, and she seeks the truth. Jessica Read More
Howdy folks! I admittedly keep my ears occupied at work by listening to podcasts. Hey, I write for a living and my brain is buried in history all day. I need a brain cleanser with podcasts. I'm always trying out new ones. Some have failed to entertain Read More
Fandoms require a great deal of devotion and energy. There may come a point where you just aren't into one anymore. I had a family member ask about what mangas are good for middle schoolers. I drew a blank. I responded with One Piece. I felt that was a Read More
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