November 26th – December 2nd

The Valley Nerd Watch! Okay so we really enjoyed the Ancillary series by Ann Leckie. Or we should say we really enjoyed most of the series, and were excited to get the last book. Until we realized that a lot of the character development was being re-trod, and frankly there were some reused jokes and… went to […]

Read More November 26th – December 2nd

November 5th – November 11th

The Valley Nerd Watch! Vote Donate to Monte’s March Donate to the National Center for Transgender Equality Donate to the Center for New Americans Do whatever you’re able to make sure the Valley is a nice place for you and all your neighbors. Go check out the Valley Creators page! As always, be sure to […]

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October 29th – November 4th

The Valley Nerd Watch! VOTE! VOTE! VOTE NOW YOU CAN VOTE NOW FOR THE LOVE OF HELL VOTE NOW CRIPES! Find your local early voting location! Vote YES ON 3! Also there’s still time to get out the vote! It’s a fun time to see dogs, and you’ve got to love any reason to see […]

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September 3rd – September 9th

The Valley Nerd Watch! Congratulations to Valley Creator Joshua A.C. Newman on a successful Kickstarter for The Bloody-Handed Name of Bronze! It sounds excellent and you should definitely check out the preview! Joshua A.C. Newman’s The Bloody-Handed Name of Bronze is a tabletop roleplaying game of those who speak the secret Language of Names that spoke the world into […]

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July 9th – July 15th

The Valley Nerd Watch! We had a bunch of fun walking around doing the Pokemon Go community day! It’s weird to be playing something that we didn’t touch for like a year and a half but it’s a neat excuse for a walk. Also we got cute Squirtles with sunglasses! Can’t say no to that. […]

Read More July 9th – July 15th

July 2nd – July 8th

The Valley Nerd Watch! The Families Belong Together event in Springfield yesterday was impressive and inspiring. The speakers included people who had lost family or loved ones for a variety of reasons, and who encouraged the crowd to do what needed to be done to keep families together not just at the border but in […]

Read More July 2nd – July 8th

June 25th – July 1st

The Valley Nerd Watch! Go to a protest on June 30th if you are able to do so. If you show up, it will make a difference. People just want to know that their neighbors also realize kidnapping the children of asylum-seekers in order to torture them is wrong. It’s not a high bar. In […]

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June 18th – June 24th

The Valley Nerd Watch! This week we want to let you know that the game Cultist Simulator is a lot of fun. Highly recommended to anyone who liked Fallen London/Sunless Sea, which the creators worked on previously, or who likes weird RPGs in general. It’s a kind of combination of a clicker game and a […]

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March 19th – March 25th

The Valley Nerd Watch! NERD Summit 2018 was a bunch of fun and also useful! Also, free food. All of our favorite things in one place. We got to learn some interesting things about our favorite coding languages and speak to a lot of kind folks who code. In particular we were big fans of […]

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January 1st – January 7th

  The Valley Nerd Watch! Happy New Year, folks! Hopefully 2018 works out well for you. As always we have our special end of the year event: being kind of tired and probably having a cold so this is really short. Thankfully there aren’t a ton of events this week either! Oh! And come check […]

Read More January 1st – January 7th