Dungeons and Dragons

Holiday Gift Guide 2016 by Jefferson Geiger

'Tis the season to find a special gift for friends, family members and loved ones. As a young culture connoisseur I am frequently asked for recommendations on the latest and greatest things. So for the next month my column will be devoted to giving you my picks on what 2016 has to offer

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The D&D Movie Will Be Terrible by Jefferson Geiger

While driving back to the Valley from Albuquerque Sunday afternoon I listened to a variety of podcasts. I rarely play music on long drives because it’s too easy to get distracted. Podcasts, like news radio or audiobooks, keep me engaged and focused. My favorite one of the trip was “The Adventure Zone,” a show about the McElroy brothers playing the pen-and-paper game “Dungeons and Dragons” with their father. Two days prior I watched online the creators of The Penny Arcade Expo play the game live in front of thousands. The pair of events got me thinking about other “D&D” adaptations and how the upcoming feature film will fail.

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