PAX EAST 2014 Report – Love Revolution!

Welcome back! This piece has been a long time coming. I’m glad to finally get these thoughts out and hope you all enjoy this trip down memory lane. Overall this year’s experience seemed a positive reaction to PAX East 2013’s flaws; the perceived lack of diversity of panelists, issues with sexual harassment, and insensitive comments [...]

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D&D 5e Release Roundup June 2014

Hello, dear readers! Wow, over the past month there have been so many announcements, reveals, interviews, podcasts, and articles about the upcoming 5th Edition of Dungeons & Dragons that it can make one’s head spin! Never fear, though. The Beard has got your back! So check out this roundup of the new edition’s (surprising) release [...]

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Berling Interviews Sarah Frisk, Webcomic Creator & Artist

Hello and welcome! We’re very glad to be debuting the first in an ongoing series of interviews focusing on designers, creators, and professionals working in games and / or with themes based in gaming sub-culture. We’re very hopeful that these articles will provide interesting tidbits and thought provoking discussions. Today we’ll be exploring the genesis and [...]

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D&D 30 Day Challenge

What’s the D&D 30 Day Challenge you ask? It’s a September full of sharing! Every day, for the next 30 days, I’ll pose a question for you to answer about your love for the game and the experiences you’ve had playing it. I’ll post mine up front and feel free to post yours in the [...]

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