Originally posted 2016-08-23 12:00:14. Aloha, Dina here from Honolulu Hawaiʻi.  I recently attended one of Oʻahuʻs biggest convention of the year Comic Con Honolulu.  The event was held for the 2nd year in a row at the Honolulu Convention Center.  In itʻs sophomore year, Comic Con HNL has grown leaps and bounds.  With huge guests,…

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Originally posted 2016-08-22 08:00:18. Day 22 of the August Book Photo Challenge with Books and Cupcakes!  Today is suppose to be a book store…but my bookstore is the library.  We spend an insane amount of time at the library and our haul is kind of crazy all the time.  Because we are homeschoolers I get…

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Originally posted 2016-08-19 08:01:03. Here we are at day 19 of The August Book Photo Challenge, we are joining in Books and Cupcakes Challenge.  The theme today is a character you find the funniest.  Although I did enjoy the film of Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy I found the book to be much more satisfying….

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Originally posted 2016-08-13 08:00:07. Today is day 13 of the Books and Cupcakes Book Photo Challenge! I got these bookmarks from Elise Kova all signed by the author of the Air Awakening series. She just wrapped up the final book in the series and celebrated by hosting a giveaway for the entire series.  She writes…

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Originally posted 2016-08-11 08:00:04. Today we return to another book in the August Book Photo Challenge from Books and Cupcakes.  I enjoy reading HP the illustrated version.  I’m slowly collecting the books as they slowly unfold each year.  I have to say it is fun reading outdoors listening to the birds singing.  I’m really enjoying…

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Originally posted 2016-08-07 17:00:21. Today’s prompt from Books and Cupcakes was “Words on a Page”. I’m currently revisiting a book from my teen years.  I remember getting this book from my mother when she worked a the library.  This poor book was checked out so many times by teenage me.  My mom’s love for Pier…

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E3 highlights

Originally posted 2016-07-26 12:00:25. I realize E3 has come and gone, yet I felt compelled to share the games I’m looking forward to in the next coming months.  This year’s E3 highlights include some of the biggest games such as FFVII remake and Hideo Kojima’s new studio.  The smaller developers are bringing some fun games such…

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Originally posted 2016-04-04 17:00:23. Hearld, an Interactive Drama I came across Heard and Wispfire studios when Nick Witsel the Narrative Designer and Producer of Herald began following me on Twitter. Admittedly, I brushed the game off because I was so busy with other games from bigger AAA developers and publishers. Herald frequently came up in…

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Originally posted 2016-03-29 12:00:55. Developed by 5 Ants and published by Rovio, the creators of the highly popular mobile game Angry Birds, Tiny Thief is a point and click or rather tap and click adventure game. The setting is in an imaginative medieval age, where the rich still from the poor. However, they steal strange…

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why I don't like minecraft

Originally posted 2016-03-14 17:00:35. I’m going with the unpopular vote here, although I understand there are tons of great and positive benefits to Minecraft. The more I see previews of the game or my child’s playmate play it on their device, I just can’t buy into it, especially for children.   Before I dive too…

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Scalebound

Originally posted 2016-02-08 17:00:08. Critically acclaimed developer Platinum Games and renowned game director Hideki Kamiya are creating a vastly unique action-adventured RPG exclusively for the Xbox One. The game is the biggest game to date coming from Platinum Games and with how long the development period, I am hopeful this game is amazing. Originally slated…

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Originally posted 2016-01-21 20:00:21. Hello, everyone!  I’m really excited to join the Geeks and Geeklets team!  I currently run my own blog Dina Farmer, where I share reviews about video games and fandoms I’m apart of.  In addition, I write my trials and tribulations of being a gaming parent raising a gaming child.  I look…

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  5 Diverse TV Shows you should Watch Now!   Diversity is taking a stronger foothold in television than it has ever had before. In the past, there were “diverse” shows but in general, they were targeted at certain demographics, rather than the television viewing population as a whole. Now many shows are taking chances…

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whitenights

  A cold-hearted heiress returns to South Korea to crush all the men that betrayed her father. The man who loves her tries to melt her chilled heart and a working-class woman attempts to undermine her and take her power. The struggle for greed and power has never been so frosty.     Netflix recently…

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3 percent

A chilling 1st-time partnership between Netflix and Brazil. 3% is a show shrouded in mystery and intrigue from the very second Process Leader Ezequiel (João Miguel) walks onto the screen. It is guaranteed to keep you guessing until the final second of the last episode and then continuing questioning everything you just watched. The first…

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