Puzzles in Pop Culture: TV Escape Rooms!

[Image courtesy of Yelp.] It’s always interesting when TV shows incorporate puzzles into their stories. Not only do we get to see what Hollywood (and by extrapolation, the general public) thinks about a given puzzly experience, but we learn more about … Continue reading

Puzzling Virtually at Norwescon 43!

Over the weekend, I participated in an online version of the celebrated sci-fi, fantasy, and horror convention Norwescon. Although many of the convention’s panels and events have a writerly focus, plenty of attention is also given to art, films, games, … Continue reading

Puzzly Suggestions for Valentine’s Day!

Valentine’s Day is a little more than a week away, but there’s still plenty of time to whip up a puzzly treat for the special someone in your life! And naturally we’ve got a few suggestions… Jigsaw puzzles are the … Continue reading

Make the Season Bright (and Puzzly)!

Christmas is fast approaching, but there’s still time to put a nice puzzly spin on this festive holiday. Naturally, we have a few ideas for how to do that without shelling out more of your hard-earned cash. (This is why … Continue reading

A Puzzly Radio Broadcast From the Past… Coming Soon!

As one of the strangest years in recent memory begins drawing to a close, puzzlers continue to adapt and innovate to ever-changing circumstances. Trivia nights, scavenger hunts, and escape rooms have gone virtual across Facebook, Zoom, YouTube, Twitch, and other … Continue reading

NBC: Novel Board-game Content

By the late 2000s and early 2010s, NBC’s Must See TV Thursday lineup was a thing of the past, but they were still putting out quality comedy content. My Name Is Earl, The Office, Community, Scrubs, Parks and Recreation, and … Continue reading