September 19th – September 25th

The Valley Nerd Watch! We unfortunately missed the 14th Anniversary Party for Modern Myths recently but we hope everyone had a very nice time! This week the big deal seems to be yet another release of Magic the Gathering material that reminds us that we should probably have ever played that in middle school instead […]

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September 12th – September 18th

The Valley Nerd Watch! Our friends got married yesterday! It was wonderful and we think they are both the best, good job friends! They’re both very smart and very cool and this is the start of a beautiful marriage. Hooray for love and large parties with a lot of strange traditional elements! We had an […]

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September 5th – September 11th

The Valley Nerd Watch! Have you heard of the Legacy series of games? Basically they’re brilliant takes on one of the facts about boardgaming that few people really play with: mostly we don’t play boardgames dozens and dozens of times. Usually like 10? More obviously if you’re the sort that has a particular desire to play […]

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August 29th – September 4th

The Valley Nerd Watch! Hello again for another lovely edition of the Nerd Watch! We’re so happy to have you all here. We saw John Carter (John Carter of Mars [JCM]) recently and we have to say that we totally recommend you all watch that very odd movie that we still cannot believe was made. […]

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August 22nd – August 28th

The Valley Nerd Watch! We had a lovely time this past Wednesday at the Brass Cat in Easthampton playing board games, getting our butts soundly kicked at Tiny Epic Galaxies, a very cute and easy to play worker-placement game with some nice twists on the formula and a lot of player interaction that kept it […]

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August 15th – August 21st

The Valley Nerd Watch! We’ve been playing a bunch of Pokemon Y this week and let us tell you it’s basically a nonstop cavalcade of cute, all games should basically be about having adorable baby animals that you can pet. We’re not saying they all need the same exact gameplay but if we could pause […]

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August 8th – August 14th

The Valley Nerd Watch! We’re excited for this week! So many fun events. Obviously Nerd Nite is the best, but there are others! We’ve loved every Drink and Draw so far and we don’t imagine it’ll change this week. Also we got Pokemon Y this week after being real into Pokemon Go and wanting the […]

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August 1st – August 7th

The Valley Nerd Watch! We return from our family trip tired and a bit annoyed that work is still a thing! But we will not allow that to distract us from the most important thing in life: telling folks about local news stuff! We want to draw your attention to a new category! “Kids” will […]

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July 25th – July 31st

The Valley Nerd Watch! This issue of the Nerd Watch was written on a computer with a Windows 10 install that still thinks that the default system language should be Spanish, which we have to be honest is annoying in ways we had not considered. We spent a while trying to fix it but yeesh […]

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July 18th – July 24th

The Valley Nerd Watch! We saw The Adventure Zone in Boston! Our extremely cool friend wore a really neat Hurley costume, and Hurley is the name of one of the characters appearing in The Adventure Zone, a podcast about three nice boys playing D&D with their dad! It was a good show and we are […]

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