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Peaceful Video Games: 5 Titles That Will Boost Your Mood

Could video games really help calm your spirit and boost your mood in 2021?

What is Twitch?

Love Thy Nerd has a large presence on Twitch, but what is it? LTN Twitch moderator Rachel Knight is here to provide a primer on the platform.

Compassion and Control in WandaVision Episode 5

As we reckon with the implications of what Wanda has done to the people of Westview, we must consider whether Wanda is worthy of our compassion.

How D&D is a Unique Storytelling Medium—And Why It Matters

In this second part of our series on D&D, Jaclyn Parrish examines how D&D stands out as a completely unique storytelling medium.

What is Dungeons & Dragons, Anyway?

In the first part of our new series on D&D, Jaclyn Parrish introduces the basics of what D&D is, how it's played, what makes it unique in the gaming world, and how it fits within the broader history and scope of RPGs in general.

Keeping the Gadgets Fun: 3 Tips to Keep Your Kids Safe Online this Christmas

Christmas means kids asking for new tech gifts and to spend more time online. Here are some tips to help keep your kids safe.

12 Documentaries that Explore Fandoms and Nerd Culture

Learn more about your favorite fandoms and maybe learn about fandoms you're clueless about with these 12 documentary suggestions from resident film nerd Chris Fogle.

The Social Dilemma Exposes the Siren Call of Social Media

Do we understand the gravity of what the social internet has wrought? 

9 Beginner-Friendly Tabletop Games You Can Play Online for Free

LTN's writers hand-picked some of their favorite tabletop games that beginners and experts alike will love – and you can play them online for free!

Jiangshi Lets Players Empathize with Victims of Systemic Racism

This new TTRPG lets players experience erasure of cultural identity and the fear inherent in that helplessness.