Dragons

12.17.18

These Dragon Christmas Decorations Are Tearing a Neighbourhood Apart

"Your dragon display is only marginally acceptable at Halloween. It is totally inappropriate at Christmas. It makes your neighbours wonder if you are involved in a demonic cult."

10.29.18

How the Art of Dungeons and Dragons Helped Make It a Phenomenon

A new book sheds light on the hardcore hobby that once caused a panic.

8.9.17

Game of Thrones’ Huge Battle Scene Did What Most War Movies Can’t

And it has very little to do with dragons.

8.8.17

Without ‘Reign of Fire’ CGI Dragons Would Probably Suck

We spoke to the film’s director about how Harry Potter and Game of Thrones took advantage of Reign’s technical innovations.

11.2.16

Twilight Force Are the Best Dragon-Riding Rock Band in the Whole Wizarding World

Meet the sword-wielding Swedes hell-bent on making power metal great again.

6.13.16

How 'Game of Thrones' Invaded Our Sex Lives

From parody porn to a real-life Littlefinger's brothel, ever since 'Game of Thrones' first aired, businesses and websites have been racing to make viewers' fantasies real.

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5.17.16

A Serious Conversation with a Scientist About How the Dragons on 'Game of Thrones' Fuck

Probably best to consider it a non-canonical conversation.

8.28.15

These New Dystopian 'Advertising Eyes' Stare Right into Your Soul

The new technology, which scans crowds to decide what kind of product to advertise, is evidence that we're living in a dystopian satire written by a heavy-handed idiot.

10.24.14

A Tour Guide in San Francisco Really Hates Chinatown (and Chinese People!)

A potentially drunk tour guide in San Francisco regaled German tourists with her numerous gripes with the Chinese people living in her city. Fortunately for us, someone filmed it.

8.20.14

Dungeons & Dragons Is Officially Cool Again

This week marks the release of the fifth edition of Dungeons & Dragons, a role-playing game that traditionally existed to create a safe space for neckbeards to pretend they're fighting orcs. But as hipsters continue their move toward adult childhood...

7.29.14

#NotAllRolePlayers: A History of Rapey Dungeon Masters

It's no secret that D&D and women historically haven't mixed well, but creepy Dungeon Masters don't help matters. Fictional unwanted sexual advances on a fictional character in a fictional universe are a real-life bummer.

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