Love Thy Nerd
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Matt Civico

Matthew Civico is a freelance writer from Montreal, QC, where he and his wife do their best to prize food and cheer and song above hoarded gold. He blogs at mattcivico.com and is also a staff writer for Area of Effect magazine. His bookshelves are full of board games, epic poetry, and Star Wars figurines.

Finding the Gospel in Nerd Culture

Despite what you might have heard in church, echoes of the gospel can found in video games, Dungeons & Dragons, anime, comics, and board games.

Can Breath of the Wild Help Us Endure Life’s Hurts?

The difficult yet wondrous world of Hyrule challenges players to hope for a better world and maybe even find creative solutions to problems in the present.