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Geek culture and community coverage with highlight pieces from the Sugar Gamers’ roster of staff writers and contributors.

As we all slowly re-emerge into the post-lockdown world, Sugar Gamers hit the ground running by crafting a series of small, curated experiences to bring tech advocates and gaming aficionados back together. On Friday, April 22nd, Sugar Gamers kicked off their first post-pandemic gathering with an event called “Industry Night,” an evening of food, drinks and games specifically curated for folks to get reacquainted with their peers who have been making waves in the gaming and tech industries in Chicago over the past few years of lockdown.

YO! How the F*&% did we miss this?!?

Yet another step towards innovation for Rihanna? Yep, pretty much. Riot Games and Fenty Beauty, the cosmetics brand of the pop star turned mogul, are joining forces to celebrate the launch of Riot’s very first TV series, Arcane, which landed on Netflix this weekend. And guess what? The animated series is set in Runeterra, the world of League of Legends.

Happy Pi Day! On this 14th of March, we celebrate both the unending joy that is the number pi and one of our member’s birthdays – Colin Kyle. Colin typically celebrates by baking a pie on Pi Day and this year he’s sharing his family’s pear pie recipe.

Keanu Reeves is perhaps the most beloved Hollywood stars of the moment. In anticipation of him returning once more to The Matrix film series (Matrix 4 Resurrections, releasing December 2021), we’re taking a look back in time at some of the most iconic and “breathtaking” roles of his career.