The World on My Table – January ’15

| January 31, 2015

World on my Table Jan feature

As geek icons such as Wil Wheaton and Felicia Day have amply demonstrated, tabletop gaming is sexy like never before. A medium that was once synonymous with the tedious obligations of “Family Game Night,” board games, card games and tabletop RPGs are now being played by hip twentysomethings such as Quintin Smith and Paul Dean (whose […]

Viz Media’s Perfect Square Imprint Releases New Edition of Shotaro Ishinomori’s The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past This May

| January 26, 2015


Viz Media revealed their plans today to republish Shotaro Ishinomori’s classic manga adaptation of the Super Nintendo game, The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past. Originally serialized in Nintendo Power and then collected into a graphic novel in 1993, it has long been out of print. This May, the story returns under the […]

Wizard World Announces Fan Fest Chicago as Thank You to Wizard World fans; free admission for Wizard World 4 day and VIP holders

| January 26, 2015


Wizard World announced today the addition of Wizard World Comic Con Presents Fan Fest Chicago to its 2015 schedule. Dubbed a “thank you” to loyal fans, it has a special price of $25 for the March 7th-8th weekend, or $15 for either day, but fans who have purchased four day or VIP passes to Wizard […]

Bonus Stage: Zelda, Big Hero 6, Adventure Time and more

| January 24, 2015


Welcome to the brand new Bonus Stage! Now bringing you the best cosplay, fan-art, videos music and more from all over geekdom!

Pre-Order CHEW : Cases of the FDA Card Game to Get Your Hands On Exclusive Variant Chew #1

| January 20, 2015


IDW Games announced today that the first of their series of CHEW tabletop games, CHEW : Cases of the FDA, is coming in May of 2015, and pre-orders will include an exclusive CHEW #1 featuring artist Rob Guillory’s homage to Dogs Playing Poker, as well as 20 pink Chogs that will be a different color […]

New Year = New Beginnings

| January 1, 2015

Big Bang

Happy New Year! 2015 looks to be the beginning of not just a new year, but also a new start for some of us here at NerdSpan. For those of you who don’t know who I am, my name is Dan Yun and I am the Editor of the Movies section here at NerdSpan. Now, […]

Good Tidings and Good-Bye: Passing the Publisher’s Torch

| December 31, 2014


NerdSpan founder Dr. Travis Langley, following the success of his book Batman and Psychology, follows up with two new books for 2015 and passes the torch to NerdSpan’s new publisher and editor-in-chief.

Bonus Stage: Breaking Bad, GoTG, Tomb Raider and More

| November 22, 2014


Welcome to the brand new Bonus Stage! Now bringing you the best cosplay, fan-art, videos music and more from all over geekdom!

Urbance Kickstarter: Adult Anime of Sex, War and Hip Hop

| October 10, 2014


Steambot, the Canadian concept art studio behind X-Men: Days of Future Past and Tron Legacy, have taken to Kickstarter to make their 2013 viral animated teaser a reality. Written and Directed by Joel Dos Reis Viegas and Sébastien Larroudé, Urbance takes place in a dystopian future where a widespread fatal disease transmitted by sexual contact has caused a dangerous […]

King Down: Adventure in the World of Chess

| September 11, 2014

King Down feature

Tabletop game designer Saar Shai, whose double-edged card game of covert agents and secret missions, The Agents, won our praise in a review in May, has returned to Kickstarter with King Down, which is…wait, is that just a fancy chess set? No, it isn’t. While it borrows some familiar gameplay elements from the timeless strategic game, playing King […]

Bonus Stage: Metal Gear Solid, Batgirl, Mario World and more

| August 22, 2014


Welcome to the brand new Bonus Stage! Now bringing you the best cosplay, fan-art, videos music and more from all over geekdom!

Boss Monster Is Infiltrating Tablets

| August 15, 2014

Boss Monster digital

Boss Monster Digital is coming to a tablet near you! Fans of old-school video games and tabletop games might recall our effusive review of the Boss Monster card game last year. Breaking down the game’s clever hero-baiting gameplay, which centers around making sure you have the best mix of treasures to attract this month’s dungeon-delving heroes […]