Tabletop games are fun! (That's kinda the point, really.) And lately, I've had the opportunity to play some pretty great ones. They include some expansions to one of my very favorite games, some oldies-but-goodies, and a very new one--as in, Kickstarter new. (In fact, I'll link...

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"Chappie" gets consciousness and a review! "Chappie" is a science fiction movie by director Neill Blomkamp ("District 9" and "Elysium") starring Sharlto Copley as the titles robotic main character. It follows a police enforcer robot (Scout Model) that is reprogrammed to have artificial intelligence. The...

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I haven't forgotten! It's almost the end of January, dear readers, but don't think that I've forgotten about my book list for the month. I've had the pleasure of reading some real swell pieces of fiction lately (and I'm apparently from the '50s and say things...

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Happy 2015! Hail and well met, fellow board game enthusiasts! Colin O'Boyle here, your friendly neighborhood board game geek. I hope you all celebrated a pleasant holiday season, and Happy New Year! I realize my well-wishes are a bit late, but there's still time to tell you...

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Keep in mind, this movie has the word "dumb" in its title twice. The original "Dumb and Dumber" was a particular favorite of mine growing up. It's one of the earliest comedies I saw that made me fall in love with the genre. I've easily...

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