whatNerd Freebies for Geeks

Here at whatNerd, we love a good deal as much as anybody.

And what's a better deal than free?

That's why we're building up a library of our own freebies for geeks, including things like cheat sheets, printables, downloads, and more.

You can view our collection of freebies down below!

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The 7 Deadly Sins of Game Night

We've created a nifty PDF that highlights common behaviors that shouldn't be tolerated during game night, which you can print out and stick on the wall and use as a reference for all players who fall out of line.

Download this printable cheat sheet and you'll never have to directly confront anyone about their behavior. Just point at the sheet! And if anyone fights back, just tell them whatNerd says they're wrong.

D&D Tips for New Players

Planning to play D&D for the first time soon? Worried that you're going to make a fool of yourself? Not sure what the table etiquette is like? Don't worry! We've all been there and most D&D players will sympathize and help you out.

But if you're still anxious, you can download our printable cheat sheet with tips for D&D beginners, complete with common mistakes and etiquette pointers to ensure you (and your table) have the best D&D experience every time!

Twitch Streaming Tips for Beginners

Think you have what it takes to build a successful Twitch channel? You probably do! It's not easy to build a huge following of fans, and you'll need to persevere and keep at it for a long time—so you'll want to start with the largest advantage.

Download our printable cheat sheet of Twitch streaming tips for guidance on everything, including setting up your stream, naming your broadcasts, knowing how to act on camera, going live, and more!

Anime & Manga Genres, Explained

Anime and manga genres go beyond the usual genres we know. Even if you know what shonen and shojo are all about, what about isekai? What exactly does slice-of-life entail? Are ecchi and hentai that different?

We've broken it down for you! These Japanese genre names can be helpful when you want to find more anime to watch and manga to read. Download our printable cheat sheet and pin it to your wall for reference!

Cinema & Movie Terms, Explained

Cinema has been around for so many decades, and that means there are lots of terms you may not understand when you delve into film discussions with others.

If you often feel lost or left out, download our printable cheat sheet of 75 cinema terms that are worth knowing if you love movies and want to be able to discuss them, especially with cinemaphiles.

Essential Comic Book Terms, Explained

Like most hobbies, the world of comic books and graphic novels has its own language full of jargon, phrases, and acronyms. If you're growing into a comic book enthusiast, then you owe it to yourself to understand what terms like CGC, TPB, and gutter loss mean.

We've compiled the most essential comic book terms to know, including industry terms and collector's terms. Download our printable cheat sheet and keep it on hand for whenever you forget!

The Dangers of Binge-Watching TV

Binge-watching is lots of fun. We know first-hand how difficult it can be to pull ourselves away from a great TV series—but binge-watching has several dangers and downsides that can impact your health and beyond.

We've created a reference sheet of common issues that can arise from binge-watching TV. Download our printable cheat sheet and pin it to your wall to remind you to moderate your TV watching!

Iconic Quotes by Fictional Characters

One of the best things about fiction is how it can change lives. Here at whatNerd, we've experienced our own share of amazing fictional characters who have blessed us with their wisdom and insights.

We've compiled dozens of iconic character quotes into one sheet that can be printed and pinned to a wall as a daily reminder. Download our printable cheat sheet and let fiction encourage you!

Escape Room Tips for Beginners

We love escape rooms! But if you're new to escape rooms, they can feel daunting—especially if you've never done one before. There's nothing worse than feeling frustrated when you're stuck and time's ticking.

Download our printable cheat sheet of escape room tips with practical advice on how to search rooms, how to split up tasks, when to ask for hints, and more. Master these tips to lead any escape room group to victory!

The Most Iconic Geeky Franchises

Geek culture wasn't always popular and accepted by the mainstream. Several franchises worked hard to set themselves apart and show the world how great geeky entertainment could be.

Download our printable cheat sheet that contains all the major franchises that helped pave the way for geek culture to become what it is today!