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Encountering Negative Emotion in Obi-Wan Kenobi – Episode 2

Fear can drive us to retreat from or reflect it at others. How do we confront fear? Paul Butterworth writes on episode 2 of Obi-Wan Kenobi.

Conflicting Responsibilities in Obi-Wan Kenobi – Episode 1

Commitment means sacrifice, but when does devotion to duty help or hinder us? Lisa Eldred reflects on this with episode 1 of Obi-Wan Kenobi.

3 Nerdy Tips for Boosting Your Mental Health

With Mental Health Awareness Month in view, Chief Social Media Nerd Kate Kadowaki has 3 nerdy tips for how you can boost your mental health.

How to Enjoy Nerdy “Heresies” Without Being a Heretic

Some nerdy media always gets a bad rap in the church. CJ Burroughs has three steps for how to enjoy all things with openness and discernment.

Nerd Culture Moms on the D&D Alignment Spectrum

It's that time of year when we are thinking about moms, so CJ picks his favorite moms in nerdy pop culture for reach alignment on the Dungeons & Dragon's spectrum.

Overcoming Cynicism in Elden Ring

“A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything, and the value of nothing.” – Oscar Wilde    As I watched the download bar sloth its way across the flicker of my screen, I thought this purchase would be a waste of my hard earned dollars. A victim to the hype and marketing, […]

3 Reasons LTN Will Return to TantrumCon in 2023

Luke Filipiak reflects on his time spent with Love Thy Nerd friends and the tabletop community at TantrumCon 2022.

What is Steam?

Steam is not only a place to buy games, but also a platform for communities, VR support, etc. Rachel Knight has written a guide for newcomers.

The Time We Share in Ghost of Tsushima

It's easy to get caught up in all that's new and grand, but Ghost of Tsushima reminds players of the emotional anchor that family can provide.

How I Became the Villain in Deathloop

Deathloop reminds us that growth requires refusing to hide from our mistakes.