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The Witcher and the Nature of Legends

Legends are embellished, twisted, and even dishonest about the people they venerate. Netflix's The Witcher shows how, even still, we need them all the same.

The Divine Ritual of Rest in Death Stranding

Hideo Kojima's Death Stranding is a clarion call for the need of making self-care an intentional practice in a world of ever-increasing workaholism.

Defining Heroes and Monsters in The Witcher

In Netflix's The Witcher, monsters aren't what they seem. They can be innocents or even heroes, and Ryan Guerra shows how he's experienced this in his life.

Two Sides of Faith in Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2 reminds players that faith should be one of the most carefully discerned aspects of their lives.

Community Building Tabletop Games of 2019

The LTN Writers bring you their favorite examples of community building tabletop games they played in 2019.

Compassionate Video Games of 2019

What video games of 2019 showed us compassion in a world of health bars, battlegrounds and strategies?

Selfless TV of 2019

The LTN Writers bring you their favorite examples of selflessness from television in 2019.

Skywalker Saga Reflections – Star Wars: Episode IX – The Rise of Skywalker

The writers of Love Thy Nerd's Skywalker saga reflections give their impressions on Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker in the wake of its ranging reception.

I Gave Football Video Games a Chance, and it Sucked

Trying a football video game gave April-Lyn a new appreciation for how non-gamers must feel when they pick up a controller.

Ghosts of the Holidays

Writer Chris Fogle explains what Dickens' beloved story can teach us on worrying about the past, being present in the present and worrying about the future.