PAX Review: Super Fight! The Card Game 1

While many people go to PAX for its digital gaming experiences, PAX has an incredibly strong non-videogame following. Every year you can rent board games, demo new ones, and even take part in tabletop role playing sessions for an hour or two…or six like my friend did this year. One […]


PAX Review: Runbow

As a gay man, rainbows are major part of my life, from the flag flying outside of my house to the wristband that never leaves my right arm. It’s a universal symbol of pride and queer progress throughout the world; beckoning queer folk to safe places wherever it waves. At […]



Metal Queer Solid: a look back at queerness in Metal Gear Solid 2

There’s a lot to love about Metal Gear Solid….but did you know it’s got a bunch of gay stuff in it? No, I’m not talking about the infamous naked Raiden cartwheel scene from Metal Gear Solid 2 (though, as a young gaymer that scene was very memorable). I’m talking about […]

New Nintendo 3DS Is Coming To America!

At long last, the prayers of desperate gamers have been answered: The regular-sized New Nintendo 3DS system is finally coming to North America! The only catch is that it’s being released as part of a special bundle with Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer, two cover plates and one amiibo card.



Wootini’s Weekly Animal Crossing Diary

Dear Diary, Wow. It wasn’t until I looked back on this week that I realized just how quiet it was. I mean, every day I walk around and water flowers, pick weeds, talk to people… the usual stuff. But I hardly took any photos this week! Now I feel like […]

Ryu goes full daddy in Street Fighter V’s pre-order DLC 1

Street Fighter’s Ryu has always been a hottie. He’s the poster boy of the silent, wandering warrior type but with a gentle spirit and a body like a brick house. How could he get any hotter? Well, it’s 2015 so the answer is simple: slap a beard on him and […]

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Wootini’s Weekly Video Podcast #237

This week I talk about a couple recent announcements. One, the Wii U Fatal Frame game being digital-only, and how Microsoft screwed over longtime Rock Band fans like myself. Now what am I supposed to do?

PAX Prime 2015: Preview

It’s the end of summer, and while that means the end of sun and fun it also means it’s time for PAX Prime. A convention made for gamers by gamers, PAX is an exciting time for everyone involved. While there have been some major problems on the part of PAX […]


Fatal Frame Hits Wii U In Time For Halloween 1

When a new Fatal Frame game was announced for the Wii U, there was some question as to whether it was actually going to make it to North America, but now it can be revealed that it will be available to play for Halloween! However, it won’t be available in […]

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How Will You Rock Out?

Harmonix’s Rock Band 4 is headed to Xbox One and PlayStation 4 on October 6, but how will you choose to rock? There are two separate bundles available, with the game+guitar going for $129.99 and the Band-In-A-Box Bundle (game, microphone, guitar and drum kit) going for $249.99. However, Harmonix just […]