DC and Marvel Comics announce their new event: Diversity 2

Today DC Comics announced a major shift in their publishing slate for 2015 with 24 brand new titles to be published alongside 24 continuing titles, some with new creative teams at the helm. The focus of this new direction, the first major shift since the continuity redefining New 52 in […]



Wootini’s Weekly Animal Crossing Diary

Dear Diary, It was a nice, quiet week in Geneva for a change. There wasn’t a whole lot of drama… although I was surprised that we still never got a replacement for Cobb. No one who has been camping out really struck my fancy over the past week or so, […]

Persona 5 first gameplay trailer

Today Atlus has unveiled the first gameplay trailer for Persona 5, the highly anticipated new entry in their hugely popular dungeon crawling RPG series. This time around players will control a group of high schoolers that conduct massive heists, a notable shift from the superhero-esque detective teams from past games. […]



Review: Game Of Thrones Episode 2: The Lost Lords

The second episode of Telltale Games’ adventure game series based on Game of Thrones has been released, and The Lost Lords follows up on the shocking cliffhanger of Episode 1 with even more violence, darkness and difficult choices.

[Updated] One gay per team at Garena eSports’ Iron Solari League of Legends tournament

[Update: Garena eSports has since retracted its resrictions on LGBT players. See below for new information. Original article as follows.] Today Garena eSports, a major internet and games distributor in Southeast Asia, announced that their all female League of Legends tournament in Manila, the Iron Solari League, would see some adjustments to its […]



Wootini’s Weekly Video Podcast #208

I intended to talk this week about Nintendo’s unfortunate decision to only include a woeful 32 GB hard drive in the Wii U necessitating my purchase of an external hard drive, but then I had all kinds of drama trying to play games on my Xbox One, so the first […]

RuPaul’s Magic the Dragging: Beautifully Niche

NewNowNext.com recently posted something absolutely beautiful: a slew of Drag Race themed Magic the Gathering cards. As a huge Magic the Gathering fan, seeing this made me really excited. And I mean REALLY excited. What seemed to me so extremely niche (combining Drag Race and Magic? I’ve only ever done […]



Wootini’s Weekly Animal Crossing Diary

Dear Diary, This week, I had a visitor! Twice, even! Well, the same visitor two times, not two separate visitors. It seems that nowadays nobody is doing much traveling. Which is a shame, because I’ve heard that if enough people travel through your train station, you’ll be able to remodel […]

#JamForLeelah, a Trans-Positive Global Game Jam! 1

A new month-long trans-positive game jam is currently underway and accepting submissions for games focusing on trans youth issues, in order to spread awareness of the issues faced by transgender people in modern society. #JamForLeelah was organised by Matthew Boucher and Kara Jayne , in response to the recent suicide […]



The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt hands-on 2

I approached The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt with little in the way of expectations having missed the first two games in the series. The sprawling open world action RPG is most certainly not my forte but knowing series’ pedigree I thought this might be a great opportunity to introduce myself […]

Wootini’s Weekly Video Podcast #207 1

Okay, fine. I caved. I bought Dragon Age: Inquisition. And I am obsessed. I’m as surprised as anyone, really, since I couldn’t make a dent in Dragon Age: Origins. But here you go. And in this week’s episode, I share my initial thoughts about Inquisition… and how I played the […]



Wootini’s Weekly Animal Crossing Diary

Dear Diary, It was a freakin’ mass exodus from Geneva this week. Well, attempted mass exodus, I should say. I cut most of them off at the pass. To find out which one I let go, read on!