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Aliens Like Me: Finding Belonging in The World Next Door

LTN writer Stephanie Campoverde explores Rose City's The World Next Door and the importance of belonging.

Love You 3000: Our Love Letters To the MCU, Part 1

On the heels of Avengers: Endgame, a few of the LTN writers reflect on what the MCU has meant to them, their loved ones, and to geek culture as a whole.

Why Do Furries Matter?

The furry fandom is far more than its sterotypes suggest with a diverse community rife with genuine love, humbling honesty, and deeply personal creativity.

The Idealistic World of Video Game Pacifists

Can playing video games as a pacifist character deepen our experience of those games? Our Chief Content Nerd Drew Dixon takes a look at two gamers' experiences.

Avengers: Endgame Character Recap

In light of his pre-film character studies, Mike Jorgensen takes a look at the heroes of Avengers: Endgame and where their stories leave each of them at the end of this epic cinematic cycle.

Leaning On Each Other: Shazam!

Drew Hood takes a look at DC's Shazam! and why a superhero story that focuses on family, trust and encouragement is exactly what the world needs.

Settling On Home: A song in the void

LTN writer Patrick Gann terraforms a kind-of-okay planet and talks about how settling has the abillity to catapult change.

I Wish I Could Talk about The Last Jedi

It's ok to love or hate The Last Jedi, but the campaign to convince those who feel differently than we do needs to stop.

The Problem with Time Travel

Complaining about and enjoying time travel fiction like The Umbrella Academy is a staple of nerd culture, but are we missing a lesson about responsibility?

Discovering Gifts Through Loss: Remembering Brian “Big Mac” McCarthy of Indie Boards & Cards

The passing of a beloved member of the board game development community, has Chris Bowden thinking about what it looks like to use your gifts to love others.