Wootini’s Weekly Video Podcast #172 1

Well, obviously there’s only one topic for me to talk about this week, and it’s the Tomodachi Life controversy with Nintendo stirring up the angry hornets nest that is the gaymer community. I have my own opinions on the various issues, and you’ll find it after the jump!



Smash Saturdays: May 5th-9th 2

Happy Friday everybody! You’re probably wondering who on earth I am. Allow me to introduce myself. I’m D.J. Kirkland and I’m a new content contributor to GayGamer.net. I’m honored to be apart of this team and happy that Sal is allowing me to indulge my biggest obsession, Super Smash Bros. […]

Showdown Game Nights

San Francisco Gatherings: Folsom Street Foundry 2

You guys, OMG, you guys, have you heard about Folsom Street Foundry? It’s this large warehouse-like event space at Folsom and 10th St. in San Francisco, and they’ve started this weekly event called SHOWDOWN: Tuesday Game Night and it is awesome! I first heard about it when it popped up […]

Wootini’s Weekly Animal Crossing Diary

Dear Diary, Well, the rainy season seems to be upon us. Even if in this neighborhood, it’s May showers instead of April ones… I don’t care, as long as I can take a break from watering my flowers! (Of course, I keep forgetting to check back the day after it […]



Bravely Default: Gender Roles in Battle 6

Bravely Default, if you haven’t already heard, is a new game from Square Enix and the a spiritual successor to Final Fantasy: The 4 Heroes of Light. The game follows a ragtag team of heroes on their quest to purify the 4 Crystals located around the world and restore order. […]

Go To Mars With This Month’s SingStar Update!

This week is the Eurovision Song Contest, so I got really excited to see which songs from this year would be included in the SingStore Update, but unfortunately, there’s just one of the previous winners from 2012. Hopefully they’ll have some in the next update, but now that they’re doing […]



Nintendo Says No to #Miiquality 17

Sometimes it’s better to just not say anything at all. The last time Nintendo released a statement on Tomodachi Life, there was plenty of backlash for the problematic way they chose to phrase things. Using a word like ‘strange’ in regard to, among other things caused by a glitch, the […]

Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire Coming November 2014

That sound you just heard was every single Pokemon fan in the world screaming in unison. Today Nintendo has announced the November 2014 release of Pokemon Alpha Sapphire and Pokemon Omega Ruby, 3DS reimaginings of the original 2003 GBA games. While no footage or screenshots have been shown of, it […]



PAX East 2014: Cosplay Gallery #2 3

Here is the second and final gallery of the cosplay pics I took at PAX East 2014. There’s some really awesome ones in this group, including a fun Animal Crossing trio, a family cosplaying Zelda awesomely, and the cutest Professor Sycamore. But the absolute best shot in here is the […]

Indie Darlings: Fist Of Awesome

Now and again we feature indie games of note, either for their content relevant to LGBTQ* communities, or just because.  Welcome to Indie Darlings:  Fist Of Awesome Edition. Normally I’m quite skeptical of mobile games.  My instinct is not to like them, that chances are they’re shovelware, minimum effort for […]

Fist of Awesome


PAX East 2014: Cosplay Gallery #1 2

As always, one of my favorite things about PAX East is all the cosplay. And as always, I’ve got too many pictures for just one gallery, so I’ve split it into two. There were some really impressive costumes this year — in particular, I loved the Booker DeWitt who glued […]