It’s free comic book day! We feel this merits a special announcement because you can, right now, get free comic books! In fact you could have gotten some starting like an hour ago but that’s neither here nor there. The point is, go for it now! COMICS N’ MORE? MORE LIKE FREE COMICS N’ MORE […]Read More Free Comic Book Day!
The Valley Nerd Watch! So hey here’s a thing we just found out about recently despite ostensibly being a news source: due to a variety of circumstances both unforeseen and ultraforeseen the lovably local game shop co-op Worlds Apart Games is going to cease to exist soon. Like, by the end of March. So that’s […]Read More March 6th – March 12th
Just received via a kindly member of the public, transmitted in full: Tomorrow (2/23) afternoon at 4 PM in ILC Integrated Learning Center S240 at UMass Amherst graphic novelist and art professor Joel Christian Gill will appear in a conversation about his work with Tony Davis of Boston’s Million Year Picnic. Prof. Gill’s work Strange […]Read More Graphic Novelist Joel Christian Gill at UMass Amherst ILC This Thursday
The Valley Nerd Watch! Why is this issue late? Well, on the one hand computer troubles since we’ve had to reinstall Windows but on the other much more accurate hand we thought we were like an hour from the end of The Witness and it turns out we were like 10 hours from the end […]Read More January 16th – January 22nd
The Valley Nerd Watch! TopatoCon! We know we’ve been talking about this for a while but for real everyone, it’ll be fun. We’ll be there, you’ll be there, a bunch of artists and writers and comedians and developers and cool folks of all stripes and occupations will be there. You’ll have the option to give […]Read More September 7th – September 13th
The Valley Nerd Watch! As always, be sure to check out the ~*Weekly Events*~ page! There are a lot of fun things happening this and every week! Two things defined this weekend for us: playing the Game of Game of Thrones with friends and getting to check out the lovely cookout at the top of […]Read More August 3rd – August 9th!
The Valley Nerd Watch! A Late Nerd Watch but for a super great reason: we had stuff to do that was mysterious! Okay mostly it was the mystery of procrastination, same as every week. But THEN we had to take some time to see Ant-Man! Important nerd stuff. The Official Nerd Watch Review of this […]Read More July 20th – July 26th
The Valley Nerd Watch! It’s not strictly in the purview of the Nerd Watch, but we’d like to express a deep, deep envy of the people who were at Green River Festival this weekend. We were unable to attend and danged if that is not a fun time for all and sundry. Also wait it might […]Read More July 13th – July 19th
The Valley Nerd Watch! Oh gosh oh gosh oh gosh a lot of people are coming to see James at Nerd Nite. Oooooh goodness. He kind of forgot the creeping terror that accompanies public speaking! He kind of forgot that this was one of the nice bits about no longer being in academia! Well, we’re pretty sure […]Read More June 1st – June 7th
The Valley Nerd Watch! Hey everyone! You know how you like Nerd Nite? You know how you like us even more than you like Nerd Nite because we’re so wonderful? Well good news, you’ll have an opportunity to combine your two loves in a way that you previously could not have dreamed! That right, we’re giving […]Read More May 11th – May 17th