This short about a princess with a badass sword is absolutely lovely

This Must Be the Only Fantasy is a Dungeons & Dragons style collaboration between fashion line Rodarte and photographer Todd Cole. The short movie is packed with amazing unicorns, badass ear cuffs, Elijah Wood drop ins, faeries, and self important pauses. But we love it. » 8/16/13 3:16pm 8/16/13 3:16pm

10 Movie Flops That Totally Deserved It

Lone Ranger got treated to some rough justice at the box office this last weekend, and nobody shed a tear. But it's not the first flop that actually deserved its fate. Even though plenty of decent movies tank for dumb reasons, sometimes justice really is served. Here are 10 movies that bombed because they were awful. » 7/09/13 10:27am 7/09/13 10:27am

Craigslist ad seeks topless Dungeons & Dragons dungeon master, "serious…

Do you live in the Washington, DC area? Are you free on October 10? Are you a woman who enjoys going to random strangers' houses with the promise of mad bills, ochre jelly, and naturist good times? Then do we have the Craigslist ad for you. Here's an unvarnished blurb from the site that has everything: » 10/03/12 7:55am 10/03/12 7:55am

Rush Limbaugh's newsletter rips off the Dungeons & Dragons Monster Manual

First there was that Bane imbroglio, and now this — radio host Rush Limbaugh is certainly intersecting with geek touchstones in downright baffling ways. On the cover of his most recent newsletter, artist Christopher Hiers is credited with the left illustration, which — Rush's severed head and hypno-Obama eyes… » 8/01/12 3:15pm 8/01/12 3:15pm

What if Game of Thrones characters had Dungeons & Dragons alignments?

As any Dungeons & Dragons player knows, it's crucial that a new character's ethical alignment be established before entering into a campaign. It's a kind of moral compass that guides each player through the game. So how cool would it be to assign these same kind of alignments to the characters of Game of Thrones? » 5/03/12 8:55am 5/03/12 8:55am

Rise of the Underdark will infest all of D&D in 2012

A massive new storyline will creepy-crawl across every aspect of the Dungeons & Dragons landscape this year, as the Demon Queen of Spiders and her drow minions rise from their underground domains to take on the surface world. Rise of the Underdark will impact D&D RPG books, organized play, novels, a new miniatures game… » 4/10/12 7:00am 4/10/12 7:00am

The 10 Greatest Spherical Monsters In Science Fiction And Fantasy…

A monster doesn't need limbs or appendages to be great. No, sometimes all the being needs are ample curves to strike fear into the hearts of its foes. Here are ten of our favorite circular beings, and be forewarned that there's a NSFW creature or two among the bunch. » 12/07/11 10:30am 12/07/11 10:30am

New comic book promises Transformers, Ninja Turtles, 30 Days of Night, …

Speaking of crossover comics, IDW Publishing is following up their "zombies versus Transformers, G.I. Joe, Star Trek, and Ghostbusters" miniseries Infestation with an even nuttier sequel. From IDW's press release: » 10/12/11 12:30pm 10/12/11 12:30pm

With Conquest of Nerath, War Comes to Dungeons & Dragons — And It Is Fun

With Conquest of Nerath, Wizards of the Coast conjures another successful board game, this one with an entirely different game engine than their prior dungeon adventure efforts. If you enjoyed conquering the world with plastic armies in endless games of Risk as a kid, imagine that game infused with fantasy flavor,… » 6/22/11 2:32pm 6/22/11 2:32pm

Did you hear about the time NBC tried to kill Community’s D&D episode?

"They [the studio and the network] were so upset about the crime of this episode having been written. The note session as a whole was preceded by a 45-minute period of them walking around the lot whispering to each other. They told me they would come up to my office and meet me privately. When they came up, I had the… » 6/09/11 3:07pm 6/09/11 3:07pm

Wednesday gives us a sneak peek at Frank Miller's 300 prequel...and…

Just in time for 4/20, Ziggy Marley's THC-themed superhero drops by comic stores to trick crooks into thinking they're dying (so they'll call 911 on themselves). Plus, new Peter Bagge and a metric bongload of new graphic novels! » 4/19/11 9:00am 4/19/11 9:00am