Queen of the Geeks
by Josh Jackson
Felicia Day knows she only has herself to blame for her schedule. When videogame company BioWare approached her with the idea to make a couple of webisodes to supplement its launch of some new downloadable content for Dragon Age II, she wrote, produced and starred in an ambitious six-episode adventure—nearly an hour’s worth of television. But she learned quickly that creating a fantasy action-adventure series was very different than her low-budget, highly successful comedy show, The Guild.
“I said, ‘Let’s make a huge, epic web series on almost no money,’ and I underestimated not only the work of managing the...