It’s hard to believe that Matt, Scott and I started Nerd Appropriate a whopping SIX years ago. Since our adventure began, two NA babies have been born, careers have changed and dream jobs have come and gone. Speaking for the whole team, I’d have to say that the one constant in all of our hectic… Continue reading Nerd Appropriate Turns Six!
Welcome WIDGET – Women in Development (Games and Everything Tech)
Big welcome to WIDGET, a brand new website devoted to women in the fields of science and technology. It’s WIDGET’s hope to build a positive nurturing community for creative types everywhere, and might we just say that the women of WIDGET are already off to an incredible start. With launch articles from Bioware’s Lead Editor… Continue reading Welcome WIDGET – Women in Development (Games and Everything Tech)
Star Wars Reads Day! A National Event!
Us kids of the Star Wars generation are old enough now to have kids of our own, and what better way to spend a day with them than to get some cool Star Wars swag and read the stories to them! On October 6 the nation will join forces (the dark side perhaps?) along with… Continue reading Star Wars Reads Day! A National Event!
PAX East 2012: Inside Robot Entertainment’s Hero Academy
I said it before and I’ll say it again, Hero Academy is the best asynchronous strategy game currently on the iOS. We were lucky enough to chat with Marcin Szymanski, lead programmer and designer of Hero Academy at this years PAX: East, and learned a little bit about the game we here at NA have grown to truly love.
Pax East 2012: Kick Off The Con With The Pre-Pax Game Swap!
Last year Matt and I had an absolute blast at SWAP.com’s pre-PAX video game swap party and met some great folks too. The concept is simple, bring a video game with you to the event (any platform wil do), and walk away another game for zero dollars! The swap party is an awesome way to pick up a title you may have missed otherwise, AND meet like minded gamers and industry folk.
Geek Girl Con: No I Am Not a Booth Babe : Panel Coverage
Our panelists, all members of Crabcat Industries, were Jessica Merizan, Hilary Shapiro, and Elizabeth Heckmaier. The discussion started at a different place than I expected: fandom.
Halo’s Creative Director Leaves 343 Industries. Is Halo Doomed?
It has recently been reported by the good folks at both Destructiod and Kotaku that one of Halo 4’s creative directors, Ryan Payton, has decided to hang up his helmet and abandon the Halo franchise.
Comic-Con 2011: Sarah Michelle Gellar Returns, But Only For a Day
The former Chosen One, Sarah Michelle Gellar, makes her first trip back to Comic-Con since promoting The Grudge almost 10 years ago! Gellar jump-kicks her way back to Ballroom 20 in order plug her new show “The Ringer” which premieres this fall on The CW.
Twitter Contest: Enter to win a copy of Star Wars Dark Empire Trilogy in HC
Well, we’ve been promoting this for a while, and we are finally doing it. Our first Twitter give away. You have 24 hours to follow and RT our message! Make sure you follow the NerdAppropriate twitter account and RT the tweet INCLUDING the hashtag on it. We will be filtering out any double tweeters so… Continue reading Twitter Contest: Enter to win a copy of Star Wars Dark Empire Trilogy in HC
We are covering CES 2011!
While we won’t be at CES 2011 (sadly we have to work), we will be covering as much “nerd appropriate” content as we possibly can.