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July 28
2014

This Gaystation 4 is for the Gaymers

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The 2014 gay pride season has been a great one for gaymers. We’ve had all sorts of parades: from the Toronto Gaymers’ cosplay contingent at World Pride to virtual marches in Star Trek Online, World of Warcraft, and in celebration of the game’s inclusive marriage options, Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn. Plus, the second year of queer-gaming conference GaymerX fell right in the middle of the season, in many ways acting as the  year’s unofficial gaymer pride event.
Today, in celebration and support of the Stockholm Pride Festival a Swedish electronics retailer, Webhallen, is auctioning off what could possibly be the gayest console of all time: The 500gb, rainbow-striped, ‘Gaystation 4′.

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July 24
2014

Sheik, Ruto, and Darunia Join Hyrule Warriors

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I never thought I’d be so excited about a Dynasty Warriors game, but with every bit of news Hyrule Warriors has quickly become one of my most anticipated fall titles.

Today Nintendo has just released a brand new trailer highlighting all of the game’s currently known characters and features.

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July 22
2014

Final Fantasy XIV’s Very First LGBT Pride March

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Back during E3 Square-Enix slyly announced that their recently rebooted MMORPG Final Fantasy XIV would be introducing marriage, both gay and straight, to the game. This move came as a welcome surprise for many gaymers, following a series of banned forum posts regarding same-sex marriage during the game’s beta-testing phase. A GM responded to the issue, but the game’s development teams stayed mostly quiet on the issue until the big marriage announcement in June.

To celebrate the new nuptual options, and to thank the developers for making a more inclusive choice, the Rough Trade Gaming Community held the first ever Eorzean pride march in Final Fantasy XIV.

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July 21
2014

RuPaul’s Drag Race: Dragopolis 2.0 Coming Soon

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Call all of your squirrelfriends and get ready to sissy that walk yet again because RuPaul’s Drag Race: Dragopolis 2.0 is on its way courtesy of the fine people at So Much Drama Studios. A sequel to the original hit game for iOS and Android devices, Dragopolis 2.0 promises more queens, more sickening Chad Sell original artwork, and a new puzzle game that will leave you gagging.

Soon game-queens will be able to upgrade their existing Dragopolis game to get all of the new features. And which queens will be joining the original game’s lineup of Pandora Boxx, Manila Luzon, and Yara Sofia?

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July 18
2014

GaymerX2 Photo Gallery

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This year’s GaymerX2 was an absolute blast! For those of you who missed the big event we’ve taken some photos of the event for you to check out below. From the show floor to the GayGamer.net Drag Ball to the costume contest and masquerade party.

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July 17
2014

Atari Shows Its Gay Pride With New Game Pridefest

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Today Atari has announced their first ever LGBT-themed game, Pridefest. The upcoming social game for tablets and mobile devices puts players in control of their very own pride parade, and tasks them with making it as fabulous as possible while also keeping the city’s denizens happy.

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“New York, NY– July 17, 2014 – Atari®, one of the world’s most recognized publishers and producers of interactive entertainment, today announced the development of Pridefest™ an original social-sim game for tablets and mobile devices. Pridefest™ empowers players to create and launch their very own personalized pride parade in a city of their choosing.”

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July 11
2014

GaymerX 2 Is Here!

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GaymerX 2 has officially begun! Following last night’s VIP Party and this morning’s Opening Ceremonies, the doors of the Intercontinental Hotel in downtown San Francisco have swung open to welcome hoards of queer geeks into its halls. The second year of the first ever LGBTQ-centric gaming convention has a veritable ton of things to do, people to meet, and games to play, as evidenced by their jam packed schedule.

If you’re at the con and not entirely sure what to see this weekend, not to worry, here’s a rundown of some of the weekend’s must-see events!

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