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LTN Advent Calendar 2018: Joy and Wandersong

As we enter the season of Christmas, the Love Thy Nerd writers want to share moments from nerd culture that resonate with them and reflect the weeks of the Advent calendar. Week 3 – Joy – Shepherd’s Candle Sheep are a lot more like people than we’d like to admit, but being out away from […]

LTN Advent Calendar 2018

As we enter the season of Christmas, the Love Thy Nerd writers want to share moments from nerd culture that resonate with them and reflect the weeks of the Advent calendar. Week One – Hope – Prophet’s Candle Kingdom Death: Monster – Madeline Turnipseed The Children of Israel were scattered, conquered, enslaved, and subject to […]

Fallout 4 and the Breath of Life

Fallout 4's world of synths, zealots, and moral crusaders has Chris thinking about the roots of his belief in human dignity.

The Comfort and Joy of Spyro: Reignited Trilogy

Spyro is like a childhood friend to his fans. When they came to play with him, he serves as a gateway to worlds of unadulterated whimsy.

Help! My Child Games Too Much!

Warning signs to look for that your child has an unhealthy relationship with video games and 4 practical tips on how to them do better.

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.

Embracing Your Inner Fanperson: An Interview with Kat Stec of MiscatSquad

LTN editor Madeline Turnipseed interviewed Katya Stec of MiscatSquad about the power of games and fandom to help us grow and how her faith informs her work.

Crimes We Accidentally Committed in Red Dead Redemption 2

Arthur Morgan doesn't go looking for trouble but trouble always happens to find him. Here are 6 crimes we accidentally committed in Red Dead Redemption 2.

Humans of Gaming 127 | Toiya Kristen Finley on Narrative Design and Gaming’s #metoo Moment

Toiya Kristen Finley talks about narrative design, a split denomination household, and how the industry needs to be rocked by the #metoo movement.

Why We Can’t Shake Crunch and How We Can Do Better

How should we respond when we hear that those who made the games we love were pressured into working hours than demean their dignity as human beings?