An Anime Full of Medieval Politics and Fantastical Warfare

Lord Marksman and Vanadis is a low fantasy anime where various nobles are vying for the throne of a kingdom using political savvy, armies, and the occasional dragon. It’s kind of like Game of Thrones—only with a lot less in the way of soul-crushing despair. » 3/06/15 6:30am Today 6:30am

Katamari is My Antidepressant

Everybody has a bad day. Maybe work was stressful. Maybe you didn't score well on a test. Maybe your didn't get a good night's sleep. Maybe you're faced with too many problems and don't know what to do. Whatever the case for your blues, I know there is always one thing that can pull me out of it: Katamari. » 3/06/15 6:00am Today 6:00am

Dragon Quest Heroes is Part Dynasty Warriors, Part Tower Defense

Coming from a partnership between Square Enix and Koei-Tecmo's Omega Force, it's no surprise that Dragon Quest Heroes plays a lot like Dynasty Warriors. What is surprising, however, is how much it resembles tower defense games. » 3/06/15 4:00am Today 4:00am

Short Zelda Movie Is Looking Pretty Good

For years now, a team called The Zelda Project have been working towards recreating as much of Ocarina of Time as they can, through both cosplay and film. We've seen their cosplay before, but they've finally got the cash together to make a start on the film part. » 3/05/15 7:00pm Yesterday 7:00pm

Ask Dr. Nerdlove:  My Ex Got Me Into Kink And I Can't Go Back

Hello, Internet! Welcome to Ask Dr. NerdLove, the only dating advice column that's listed in Tobin's Spirit Guide, just after Evo Shandor. » 3/05/15 4:00pm Yesterday 4:00pm

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