Imagine you had to meet an alien. You'd be the very first human to do so, and we knew nothing about the alien, their race or their situation and yet circumstances have arranged it so that you have to meet them on behalf of humanity.
There's no shortage of sci-fi shows in which the heroes have to work hard to maintain the timeline.
The rise and fall of a decade's worth of popular computer games. How many of these titles do you recognise?
Stats for Kickstarter nerds. And victory! Brutal, bloody, hard fought victory!
In this chart, the critical thing is how close two dots are together; that means they are two similar board games.
A living treemap showing the relative size and categories of dozens of geeky conventions around the world.
The poor academics came in the last position, but thespians beat the lascivious models.
At a time when sexuality, gender, sex and identify are hot topics and a relevant part of our cultural evolution, it is interesting to see gender choice, statistically speaking, is the most significant factor in top 50 success.
As a result, we can see what the most popular names of characters playing their way through Xanathar's Guide to Everything are.
The most common way to get into tabletop roleplaying these days is to be invited by a friend at school, college or work.