October 2019

From the Vaults: HorrorFest 2008

Remember how I said that I’ve known Paul and Sonja from the HorrorFest for a long time? Well, here’s proof! The following article was originally posted on channel24.co.za (when they still paid freelancers for articles), in October 2008. I co-wrote...

Designing our new logo

Hooray, NerdVerse has a new logo! It may look simple, but it took two months for this design to come together. To celebrate, I wanted to share some of what went into creating it, including some pictures of the work...

Interlude: The Benefit of Hindsight

Last week I shared some advice about where to find players for your game. Of course, that’s just the first part of finding your group. This week I thought I’d share personal experiences of the potential pitfalls to watch out for once you do get...

My best Halloween: HorrorFest 2019

I love Halloween. It’s a great excuse to embrace the weirdness, scare yourself silly, and enjoy an enormous variety of spooky fun. One of my favourite ways to experience the macabre joys of the season is watching horror movies. Sometimes...

A Casual Encounter in the Park

Out and about with Grogg Hammerfist Cape Town – Model, socialite, dreamboat, author – and as it turns out, an all-round lovely person. We caught up with Grogg Hammerfist on his whirlwind tour for Deluxe Clothing Brand. He graciously made...