The Theology of Fantasy – Part One

The Theology of Fantasy Before I begin to breakdown the Christian worldview as it relates to fantasy, I first have a few disclaimers about this series of posts. The first is that I am offering this writing as a way to help the Christian work out their liberty and Christian freedom that Paul taught about…

Friday Geek Roundup – April 22nd, 2016

PAX East, one of the biggest video game conventions of the year, started today. PAX hosts a few events each year (Boston and Seattle) and they focus on live “nerdcore” music and video games. More on the history of PAX here. It’s BOGO at the Marvel Digital Comics store. It ends 4/24/16. Jessica Jones, a…

Wednesday Geek Roundup – April 20th, 2016

The most important news of the day is that Jimmy Johns is having $1 subs for customer appreciation tomorrow. Don’t miss it. This stunning footage of earth from the International Space Station shot in 4K HD is simply amazing. Steamforged Games released a Kickstarter for their new board game Dark Souls. It has surpassed $1…

Tuesday Geek Roundup – April 19th, 2016

Blizzard released the second trailer to there first major motion picture today. It looks amazing. Warcraft opens June 10th, 2016. Wednesday is new comic release day, and Gamespot has us covered. They have posted the 10 comics you should read this week. Look for more posts on comics in the coming months, I have recruited…

Monday Geek Roundup – April 18th, 2016

Each Monday’s Geek Roundup will include what I found interesting news from the weekend. I cherish my weekends. Therefore will not be posting a daily roundup on Saturday or Sunday. I posted last week that Blizzard shutdown an illegal free to play server of Vanilla WoW. This great article by Geeks World Wide gives some…

Daily Geek Roundup – April 15th, 2016

Super Mario was released in 1985 and I received the NES and that game as a Christmas gift from my grandmother. 31 years later, I still don’t think I have ever beat it all the way through. This guy beat it in 4 minutes. Mark your calendars for Lego Kids Fest. It’s June 3rd –…

Daily Geek Roundup – April 14th, 2016

Last night the hacker group Lizard Squad did an all out DDoS attack on Blizzard and their online service battle.net. Speculation is that they did this because Sunday night Blizzard shut down a popular private server of vanilla WoW. One of my favorite days of the year is International Table Top Day. This year it…

Daily Geek Roundup – April 13th, 2016

Marvel and Sony are working together to make a new Spider-Man movie, and its name is Spider Man: Homecoming. I’m underwhelmed by the title, but if Marvel is involved in the filming then it’s going to be awesome regardless. Marvel released the first teaser trailer for Dr. Strange last night. You can watch it here. Marvel…

Is There Such Thing As A Christian Geek?

I’m a geek. I have been since the age of 6. In 1985, my grandmother bought me my first video game system, the Nintendo Entertainment System. From that day on, and through my early teenage years, I began to love comics, fantasy, boardgames, movies, action figures, and conventions. I cannot remember a time without having…