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Smaug fires up free beverage offer for ASU students at local Denny’s

December 3, 2013 – 11:27 am |

ASU students can get a free coffee or beverage Wednesday with the purchase of any “Hobbit” special menu item at Denny’s.

Next Free RPG Day set for June 15, 2013

October 1, 2012 – 8:52 pm |
Free RPG Day logo

Mark your calendars — Free RPG Day in 2013 is now officially set for June 15.
If you want your friendly local gaming shop to participate, let them know or you may be disappointed.
Impressions Game Distribution

Bookmans still has free tickets for Buckaroo Banzai screening at NerdvanaCon – plus Monsterland VIP package

August 7, 2012 – 10:16 am | Comments Off
Bookmans still has free tickets for <em>Buckaroo Banzai</em> screening at NerdvanaCon – plus Monsterland VIP package

Bookmans points out that there are still free passes available for the screening of “The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension” at NerdvanaCon on Friday. They’re also giving away a VIP package that includes two tickets, plus dinner for two at Monsterland Bar & Grille, reserved seating for the flick and a $75 Bookmans gift bag.

Replay: Another dismal Free RPG Day in Arizona

June 14, 2012 – 8:36 am | Comments Off
Replay: Another dismal Free RPG Day in Arizona

This post originally ran April 14. Please leave any comments on that thread.
UPDATED with a recent comment below from the original post by Free RPG Day organizer Aldo Ghiozzi, who says there are three participating shops in …

Local notes on Free Comic Book Day

May 4, 2012 – 11:07 am |

[media-credit name="Russ Kazmierczak Jr." align="alignleft" width="145"][/media-credit]The first Saturday in May is almost upon us — and that means that once again Free Comic Book Day has rolled around. Check out Lightning Octopus for full details …

Star Trek Online embarks on free-to-play odyssey

January 16, 2012 – 9:39 pm |
Star Trek Online

Tuesday marks the beginning of free-play status for Cryptic’s 25th century RPG “Star Trek Online.”

Neverwinter campaign setting star of D&D Game Day

July 25, 2011 – 3:38 pm |

Aug. 6 is D&D Game Day.
This year’s event uses the special adventure “Gates of Neverdeath,” showing off the new Neverwinter Campaign Setting and leading into the next season of weekly D&D Encounters. Participants in the …

Reminder: It’s Sacrifice free viewing weekend

July 14, 2011 – 12:35 am |
Reminder: It’s <em>Sacrifice</em> free viewing weekend

Local indie monster movie Sacrifice may not have been selected to be screened at San Diego Comic-Con, but you can catch a free online screening of the film the weekend of July 15-17 — and …

‘Captain America’ runs on Dunkin

July 12, 2011 – 10:27 am |
Captain America Coolatta at Dunkin' Donuts

The fireworks may have come and gone, but a Dunkin’ Donuts store in Tempe will be celebrating America on Thursday morning — Captain America, that is.
From 6 to 9 a.m., the Dunkin’ at 1740 E. …

World of Warcraft goes free to play … sorta

June 30, 2011 – 2:56 pm |

Just in case there was still anyone even remotely in World of Warcraft‘s demographic who hadn’t tried it yet, the game’s maker Blizzard is removing one of the last few remaining obstacles. The online roleplaying …