Handmade By Droids

Handmade by Droids is owned and operated by Dennis and Ilana Murray. We have been partnering on a variety of creative projects for almost two decades, and we love to design and make things that make people happy. We are both Silicon Valley startup veterans. Dennis has done everything from restoring collectible cars, to law …

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Let’s Do Things

We organize themed bar crawls & fun runs in Reno, NV. Check ’em out at www.letsdothings.com & @crawlreno Mission To draw people out & connect them to each other & give them a chance to express themselves. We focus on 3 things every event: 1. Create an epic adventure 2. Stretch people’s dollars 3. Boost our local …

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A great show for geeks!

If you like board games and you haven’t seen Tabletop, you’re missing out! With it’s third season now in production, Wil Wheaton and Felicia Day have created a show that brings people together to play some of the greatest board games around.

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It’s Got Game: A Review of the Gamer Art (Art Show)

By: Christine E. Boston If you search the Reno-Sparks area enough, you will either find yourself lost as I have many times, or your quest will end with a delightful bounty and pleasant surprises.  A suggested event by Michael Ford, organizer of the Great Basin Geeks Facebook group and website, led me to rich rewards …

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Merwin’s Game Shoppe: A Gamer’s Paradise

By: Christine E. Boston Upon first entering Merwin’s Game Shoppe I was greeted by a cute and friendly gal who made me feel at home.  Going by the name of Missy, she was the first individual to greet me, running up to me with a huge grin and tail wags.  For those of you who …

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CLASSIC VIDEO GAME: ECCO THE DOLPHIN

Written by: Jenny Foxx, September 2013 Easily one of my favorite games from the Genesis generation, Ecco the Dolphin stands the test of time. I played this little side-scroller so much as a teenager, that I had no trouble remembering the ins and outs of its sometimes daunting puzzles when I put the cartridge in …

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Comic Kingdom: Anything But Just A Comic Book Store

By: Christine E. Boston   If you look around at the shops at the corner of Kietzke and Moana in Reno, you will notice one is quite unlike the others.  Nestled among restaurants, a laundromat, and a gas station sits what appears to be an innocuous comic book store.  But don’t let the name fool …

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WELCOME TO GREAT BASIN GEEKS!

Hello, my name is Michael Ford. I am a life long geek that lives in Reno, NV. Back in early 2013, I grew fed up with having very few friends and nothing to do that interested me in my area. I decided to take action into my own hands and told my wife that I …

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Bridgewire

Welcome to Bridgewire, Northern Nevada’s Makerspace Bridgewire is organized exclusively for charitable, educational, scientific, and recreational purposes within the meaning of Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 (or the corresponding section of any future United States Internal Revenue law). Its mission is to foster a collaborative environment wherein people can explore and create intersections between …

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Green Light Gaming

Green Light Gaming organizes Video Game tournament events for local northern Nevada and surrounding areas. Mission To hold very successful LAN tournaments in the local Reno/Tahoe area of Nevada Description Green Light Gaming organizes tournament events for local northern Nevada and surrounding areas. Based in the Reno/Tahoe area, GLG works to support players across multiple …

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