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Contemplating Brokenness in McGillicuddy and Murder’s Pawn Shop

Listening to the new audio drama, McGillicuddy and the Murderer's Pawn Shop challenges us to refuse to accept our brokenness as the status quo.

Anime Imitates Life: Encouragement from Fairy Tail and My Hero Academia

Fairy Tail and My Hero Academia encouraged Brittany to find her purpose, pursue her dreams, and never give up.

The Endgame of Thor—A Marvel Character Study

Thor is godly by blood, but after having his perception of self and others battered, he has learned what it means to be godly by his actions.

The Endgame of Hulk—A Marvel Character Study

Bruce Banner's rocky cinematic history contributes to his inconsistent story arcs. We take a look at what this is leading up to in Avengers: Endgame.

The Endgame of Captain America—A Marvel Character Study

In the countdown toward Avengers: Endgame, we look at Captain America and why the world turns to his leadership, even when his values are tested.

Writing Tickets and Solving Crimes in Beat Cop

Zach Carpenter takes a look at 80s cop drama inspired Beat Cop—a game about crimes, murder and not taking itself too seriously.

The Endgame of Iron Man—A Marvel Character Study

In the countdown toward Avengers: Endgame, we look at the tumultuous history of Iron Man and the power and hubris of his self-reliance.

Why Does Cosplay Matter?

The Franklins enjoy expressing their love of geeky things through cosplay, and they want to share that love with you.

The Price of Love in the How to Train Your Dragon Trilogy

In exploring the How to Train Your Dragon trilogy, Joey Thurmond is reminded of his grandfather and the legacy he left behind: with love comes sacrifice.

Reflections on Holy Week

Before Love Thy Nerd had a website, we were chomping at the bit to bring you thoughtful nerdy content. Here are our Holy Week reflections from 2018.