The Geek’s Guide to Dating Webseries: Ray & Melissa

Posted by Eric Smith

Welcome to The Geek's Guide to Dating Webseries! From local bloggers to podcasters, indie video game developers to celebrated filmmakers, hard hitting journalists to award-winning storytellers, over the next few months geeks-of-all-kinds will be sharing their love stories and dishing out advice.

In this week's video, you'll meet local game developer Ray Merkler and publishing professional / Cupcake Friday Project founder Melissa Ward. Hit play to learn about how they fell in love over craft beer, and the importance of supporting one another.

Enjoy! And check back every Tuesday afternoon for a new video through February!

The Geek's Guide to Dating Webseries is a mini series that spotlights adorable geek love stories. Check back every Tuesday for a new video through February, and check out the episodes you missed here! 

The Geek's Guide to Dating by Eric Smith is in stores everywhere via Quirk Books.

Eric Smith


ERIC SMITH is the cofounder of Geekadelphia, a popular blog covering all-that-is-geek in the City of Brotherly Love, as well as the Philadelphia Geek Awards, an annual awards show held at the Academy of Natural Sciences. He’s written for the Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia Weekly, and