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The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part Is More Than The Sum Of Its Bricks

Back in 2013 when I first read that The Lego Movie was happening, I thought, “Really? A movie about Legos? Not even about a Lego property like Bionicles, just Legos in general?” I wrote it off almost instantly. Just another weird cash grab by Hollywood. Then I saw the trailer and was floored by the […]

The Long Road Home: Grant Morrison’s Green Lantern

In The Green Lantern, Hal Jordan’s redemption begins not in saving the earth from a universe destroying cataclysm, but in protecting the lifeforms of the galaxy he has sworn to protect and keep safe.

Pioneer Days is the Most Pleasant Game about the Oregon Trail You’ll Ever Play

Pioneer Days gives you exactly what’s displayed on the cover—a pleasant stroll through the 19th century countryside

A Koalaty Game: BarBEARian Battlegrounds Review

BarBEARian Battlegrounds: Dice Drafting? Check. Secret actions? Check. Adorable bears? Check and double-check.

Watch These Kids Play Animal Upon Animal

Our Chief Content Nerd plays and reviews Animal Upon Animal from HABA Games with his daughters.

Stop What You’re Doing and Go See Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

If you are burnt out on superhero films, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse is the breath of fresh air you need.

The Playful World of My Little Scythe

My Little Scythe stands out among current kids games by giving young players a sense of freedom that encourages creative problem solving and critical thinking skills.

The Crimes of Grindelwald and the Legacy of J. K. Rowling

The Crimes of Grindelwald might not be as good as the sum of its parts but perhaps fandom isn't either.

The Path of Motus Wants to Make You a Better Person

Those who heed Path of Motus' lesson may find that it has changed their perspective for the better.

Wandering with Wonder in Shape of the World

It took me a solid minute to realize the game had started. The beginning is very white, but then there was a movement. Oh! It’s time to move! Just barely visible is a glimpse of color: an upside down red ‘V’. Soon, the game begins to change. What was plain and dull, turns quickly to […]