An article last month on phys.org highlights a proposed test to determine if we are, in fact, living in a Matrix-style universe. Read more here!
Friday, November 30, 2012
Thursday, November 29, 2012
Wednesday, November 28, 2012
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey premiered in New Zealand last night and they rolled out the red carpet for the many cast members and crew in attendance. There was music and excellent weather in Wellington and it appeared everyone was in high spirits. Peter Jackson and his, now-grown-up, daughter Katie were there along with so many others. I grabbed some screen caps from the live feed (which seems to be looping as a rebroadcast, so check some of it out for yourselves, though it is a few hours long!) for reportage purposes. Enjoy!
Tuesday, November 27, 2012
If you don't know this page, and you happen to be an RPGer, then head on over to Chris's Compendium of Free Role Playing Games and check out all the cool freebies on offer. Read more here!
Monday, November 26, 2012
The good folk at Artisan Dice have come across a bonus stock of fine wood selections from which to carve some of their rare polyhedral dice sets. If you'd like to know more and take advantage of the deals this will afford them to make, take a look at their website and follow along as they make these special offers for Cyber Monday only! See more here!
Sunday, November 25, 2012
Recently an online friend pointed me toward an article on theverge.com heralding that the old Omni Magazine is being archived online and is nearly complete, and also steered readers toward an online index so folks can be more discerning about what they check out. See more here, here, and here!
Saturday, November 24, 2012
There is a new convention coming up next March that will attempt to serve game designers who have reached a stage in development where they could use some playtesting. It is called Protospiel and you can read more here!
Friday, November 23, 2012
Thursday, November 22, 2012
Wednesday, November 21, 2012
There's a new venture being shepherded by Jayson Elliot that brings on board many of the Old Guard from the original TSR and others. They will begin with an effort appropriately named Gygax Magazine and expand into other offerings as they pick up steam. Sign up to be kept in the loop here!