Another week, another week as they say. Hope you’re all staying safe and relatively even-keeled. Be kind to other folks, everyone’s under a ton of stress basically all the time. They were before too, but it’s really heightened now. Also if you’re getting delivery make sure to tip like 50% minimum. They’re bringing you food during a pandemic, they deserve to get a lot of money.Read More April 13th – 19th
No, not FORGOTTEN events. We’re implacable event-gathering machines, it’s impossible that in the course of putting up a bunch of stuff this week there were any events we missed, inconceivable! BUT ANYWAY there are some events we may have accidentally elided in our zeal to bring you the Nerd Watch in a timely manner. They […]Read More Bonus Events!
There’s a new Kickstarter that you can pledge to in order to support one of our fair Valley’s great artists! One of the first things we do when we talk about how the Valley has a surprising number of relatively unheralded influences on worldwide popular culture is mention KC Green. If someone hasn’t heard of […]Read More Support Local Creator KC Green, Also Get Cute Plush Doggie Doll
The Valley Nerd Watch! So to the important business of the day: JiffyCon! It’ll be fun, you’ll play interesting things that you may otherwise never have seen, and you’ll like hanging out with a friendly bunch of folks! We highly recommend checking it out and also while there picking up one of our informative flyers […]Read More June 6th – June 12th
The Valley Nerd Watch! Bit late again, we know. But hey, look on the bright side: it’s out by the time you’re reading this, right? Yes, flawless logic wins the day. Prepping Nerd Nite takes a bit out of us, alright? So also a big part of the reason we took so long today is […]Read More November 16th – November 22nd
The Valley Nerd Watch! First of all, Tuesday is National Voter Registration Day! You should definitely register to vote. It’s not that hard, and until you can enact your brilliant scheme to become ruler of this foolish planet it’s probably the most effective way to work your will on the nation. Remember to vote in […]Read More September 21st – September 27th
The Valley Nerd Watch! OH GOSH OH GOLLY IT’S ALMOST TIME TOPATOCON! THE BIG EVENT! SEPTEMBER 26th – 27th For real though we’re incredibly jazzed about TopatoCon, what fun it will be! Lots of nice artists and writers and designers and other creative types will be there hanging out with their wares. You can contribute […]Read More August 31st – September 6th
The Valley Nerd Watch! Big Convention News this week! First of all, our own local heroes the Smith ConBust! This convention is a huge deal on account of being an All Nerds Event and also being probably the only successful local convention for the past few years. UMass tries once in a while but never seems […]Read More March 23rd – 29th
Oh goodness! TOPATOCON! From the site: SEPTEMBER 25TH – 27TH, 2015 NORTHAMPTON, MA Announcing the first TopatoCon. We’re putting together some of the best people in comics, podcasting, indie gaming and music. In addition to our 70 exhibitors that we’re collecting from all over the internet, we’re going to have three programming tracks: we’ll have live podcasts, […]Read More ALERT: TOPATOCON!