Tis the Season… for Krampus

Krampus

The holiday season is in full swing, but this week some parts of the world are about to celebrate one you might not be as familiar with: The Feast of Saint Nicholas. Last year we covered that I'm a Christmas geek, but while I mentioned Krampus he's not really associated with Christmas... technically.  I know Krampus is becoming popular in recent years, but if you're a fan the time to celebrate is now, not Christmas Eve.  Since we know geeks are a stickler for accuracy, here's a little background … [Read more...]

Home For The Holidays: Holidays In Your Fantasy RPG

yuletide

Unless you’ve been living under a rock (not that there’s anything wrong with that), you’re likely aware that we are smack dab in the midst of the winter holidays. Both Canadian and American Thanksgivings, as well as Halloween, are behind us, and now Hanukkah, Yule, Festivus, Christmas, and all sorts of other good celebrations are right around the corner. It’s a crazy-fun time of year! But while you’re running around stringing lights, making fudge, and wrapping presents (that you made … [Read more...]