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Rick Heinz

Journalist — Geek and Sundry
As seen in: Geek and Sundry
Covers:  Gaming, Storytelling, Tabletop RPG's, Unions.
#Author of The Seventh Age and:…. Storyteller, Master of Electricity, Dad. #The7thAge @GeekandSundry @GildingLight

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Let us just mention that I've logged countless caffeine-driven hours spent playing Diablo. From this I've gotten hooked into writing and storytelling. Author of the Seventh Age: Dawn series (a post-apocalyptic sarcastic urban fantasy), freelance writer and blogger has now replaced my hours slaying …

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@crankybolt — 707 followers, 2,075 tweets

@EAHelp Hey, in Plants Vz Zombies battle for neighborville, the in game shops inside the zones haven't been working for two weeks. When will it be fixed?
@PlantsvsZombies Hey, your PVE stores aren't working for plants or zombies. I've got over a thousand tacos to spend! Halp! Tacos are vital currency and clearly, I would like to spend them.
This is one of the coolest sculptures I've found here and reminds me of the matrix! @ Milwaukee Art Museum 
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What was your first job as a journalist?

Geek & Sundry writing listicles!

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yup! Not...for anything important...but I've used one!

How is social media changing news?

I would say it was making it bite-sized, but there has been a recent rise of long-form articles and deep dives which is amazing!