NuketownSF: Extragalactic planet, Starliner, Wheel of Time, Pac-Man, Fantasy AGE, COVID Hoax Updates

Two sword wielding human adventurers try to fend off serpentfolk

Nuketown’s tweets for the weeks of October 11 through Oct. 25, 2021. SPACE | CNN – NASA discovers first possible planet outside our galaxy. MOVIES | CNN – Warner Bros. sets ‘Dune’ sequel for 2023 after strong box office opening. The spice must flow, again. SPACE | CNN – Crucial test for Boeing’s Starliner, built to carry humans, … Read more

NuketownSF: Iron Rain, Black Holes, Stellar Fossils, Scarlet Witch, Running Slower, Killing Cursive

A close-up view of the Scarlet Witch, dressed in her signature red wardrobe.

Nuketown’s tweets for the week of October 3, 2021. COMIC BOOKS | Screen Rant – “Why Scarlet Witch Isn’t a Mutant Anymore (and Won’t Be Again)” – I had no idea that Scarlet Witch had been retconned into a human with sorcerous powers (something I discovered while reading the current Trial of Magneto storyline). SPACE | CNN – Planet … Read more

NuketownSF: Mass Effect, Villain Lairs, Scary Movies, Witch Light, Lilo and Stitch

A number of female characters from mass affect appear against a red background

RPG | En-World – Enhancing “The Wild Beyond the Witchlight” MOVIES | CNN – Killer design: How the villain lair became part of the James Bond blueprint HEALTH | Ars Technica – Kids 5-11 appear safely protected by small doses of COVID vaccine, Pfizer says RPG | GeekNative – New D&D books confirmed: 50th-anniversary editions in 2024 and Mordenkainen … Read more

NuketownSF: Weird OSR, Lunar Landers, Dark Sky Park, Cthulhu’s Fate, Lair of Secrets, Stolen Space Shuttle Plans

A tentacled humanoid creature with wings on its back stalks across a green-tinged landscape.

ZINES | GEEK NATIVE – As good as the first: Knock! 2 is a gazette of weird OSR insight #zines #osr SPACE | CNN – The battle for the next lunar lander #space #moon SPACE | CNN – The US and Canada have a new dark sky park for stargazers to enjoy #astronomy #space #wilderness RPG | FATE OF CTHULHU – … Read more

Trail to Philmont – June 2021

The last month before Philmont. Whoa. Eighteen months of prep comes down to this … the final run-up to Philmont. Whoa. It’s hard to believe – even now – that it’s actually happening. Part of me kept expecting reality to snatch away the football at the last minute, but here we are, almost at the … Read more

One Vaccinated Summer

Summer is looming large. It seems like five years since 2020’s Summer of Lockdown, which saw our big trip to Philmont postponed and most normal summer activities (going to the beach, going to an IronPigs baseball game) were canceled. Heck, I haven’t slung dice in the real world in 15 months. If last year was … Read more

@NuketownSF: Married Spider-People, Sci-Fi Tombs, Geeky Podcasts, The High Republic

Three people in spider uniforms swing toward the viewer.

A recap of NuketownSF’s tweets for the week of May 16, 2021. RPG | WORLDS WITHOUT A NUMBER – A fantasy version of Stars without Number that bills itself as “gritty, hard-edged adventure in the fathomless future of the Latter Earth, a fantastic realm of time-lost sorcery, savage foes, and barbaric splendor.” COMICS AND COFFEE … Read more

@NuketownSF: ZineQuest updates, Field Guid to Memory, Mystic Mazes, Heroes at Home

A picture of the zine cover.

ZINES | THE VAST IN THE DARK – The first physical copy of a #Zinequest3 zine arrived today: “The Vast in the Dark: A zine about exploring dark and alien megastructures of an infinite realm.” (see featured photo). Now that the Kickstarter is over, you can purchase it at GAMES | RESIDENT EVIL – Vice looks … Read more