If geeks love it, we’re on it

Howdy, Stranger!

You found the friendliest gaming & tech geeks around. Say hello!


IC Renn FaireExpo Icrontic 2016Icrontic New YearLeague of Extraordinary Icrontians Season Five Level 18Expo Icrontic 2015Talk with MeSing Your Way To VictoryMom on Mic!League of Extraordinary Icrontians Season FourMotorheadExpo Icrontic 2014250 HelpfulsMobile WarriorLeague of Extraordinary Icrontians Season Three500 LOLsExpo Icrontic 2013Tenth Anniversary500 AwesomesLeague of Extraordinary Icrontians Season TwoBotkillerCurator of Delightful ExperiencesI Like IcronticReview WriterICHQ Drop-InDigital MediamanConnoiseur of Fine SpiritsBuilding MemoriesBronyIcrontic 4 LifeBig Beef DJNew NeighborSystem BuilderMinecrafterOh look I has a smartphoneSocial ButterflyThe Team CaptainClassically TrainedTea BagICHQ Guild MemberLord of ICHQExpo Icrontic 2012Grizzled League VeteranName DropperPhotogenic10000 CommentsCombo BreakerDistinguished IcrontianTeam 93IcrontagionExpo Icrontic 2011Epic TrollExpo Icrontic 2010THINGCouch ConquerorShort-Media LAN 2006Short-Media LAN 2005Icrontic HostGoing PlatinumExpo Icrontic 2009Summer ShindigIcrontic LAN 2007ICSP St. Paddy's Day AttendeeWinter BlastIcrontic AmbassadorLeft 4 DeadTeam Fortress 2OktoberfestIcrontic LAN 2008Icrontic BoardgamerFeature Article WriterThe Spirit of IcronticSpread the WordNewshoundOne. MILLION. Points.Folding@Home ExpertDIY Haxx0rIRC Club!beermeI Exist!

Linc · Bard · Icrontian


Detroit, MI
Last Active
No Roles
June 19, 1983
Detroit, MI
Lead Developer @ Vanilla Forums
  • Ars Technica offering Pro subscription with no tracking code

    Ars Pro: Now free of tracking scripts for subscribers

    I wasn't aware they even had a $25/yr ad-free subscription, but with the addition of all tracking code removal, this is a steal. If Icrontic was still in the content business, this is definitely the sort of model that I think works best right now. The web is broken with the current bottomless pit of Javascript running on most sites and it's important to get behind efforts like this. Subscribed.

  • Re: Moving servers soon

    @Tushon said:
    I'm not sure this has been noted, but I would guess that login is broken due to HTTPS issue until server cutover

    Clear your cookies. Vanilla gets angry about both http + https cookies together.

  • Re: How to get started with Magic: The Gathering in 2017

  • Expo 2018: Pre-Announcement

    It's that time of year when it's time to start talking about Expo!

    This is our 15th annual event, and it will be 20-24 June, 2018. We suggest getting into town the afternoon of Wed, June 20 or the morning of Thu, June 21. No events are scheduled past midnight on Sat, June 23. Please depart no later than Monday, June 25 unless you clear it with Lincoln.

    • Read about our accommodations available & event details.
    • I'll be reaching out to last year's coordinators to confirm they're interested in helping again.
    • We have a theme, and the logo is underway. :ninja:
    • We have two new featured events already planned. The schedule pace will be similar to last year.
    • We've already started receiving prizes for the prize table. If you have something you'd like to discuss contributing, reach out to Brian or I.
    • We're establishing an official code of conduct for events so that new folks know what to expect and who to talk to if they have a bad experience.
    • Tickets will go on sale in mid-May, slightly later than last year. They will be similarly structured & priced to last year.

    This is THE BEST event to invite a friend to Icrontic, so start telling folks about it NOW so they have time to make plans. Feel free to connect them with Brian or I.

    As ever, let us know if you have questions!

  • Re: Moving servers soon

    @RyanMM said:
    Dumb question, but is this whole process the reason the SSL cert is AWOL right now?

    Yes. I spite-closed that ticket rather than continue talking to shitlord tech support.


The 5¢ Tour