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December 17, 2014 – 7:45 am |

In the final piece of The Hobbit film trilogy, director Peter Jackson pulls out all the stops and gives fans the most epic fantasy battle ever created on film.

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Nerdvana welcomes a new contributor: Stephen Carpenter

November 11, 2011 – 11:26 am |
Stephen Carpenter

Earlier this week I announced I am leaving the East Valley Tribune to take another job out of state, and while I intend to continue supporting this blog I created, I appealed to the Arizona …

The world of deck-building card games

November 11, 2011 – 7:54 am |

Since 1993, Gamers have been enjoying collectible card games with Magic the Gathering, Richard Garfield’s game of spell-slinging action. With millions of players world wide, Magic has dominated the tabletop gaming industry.  After it’s release, …

Steampunk Street returns to downtown Mesa’s Second Friday

November 11, 2011 – 12:45 am |
The Brose Brothers (Evermore Nevermore)

It’s Second Friday, and that means once again Evermore Nevermore will be exerting its eldritch influence over downtown Mesa.
This time, “Steampunk Street III” is the monthly street party’s theme, revisiting the popular style of gizmos …

ThunderCats meet paper cuts … and impotence

November 11, 2011 – 12:00 am |

From robotic teddy bears to forgetful elephants, and now paper warriors — the new ThunderCats certainly has no shortage of intriguing characters. It’s all part of Lion-O’s ongoing quest to master the Sword of Omens’ …

A special announcement about Nerdvana’s future

November 8, 2011 – 11:30 pm |
John Howe

A message from Nerdvana’s founder, Jayson Peters.