Game on Girl Podcast, Podcast

Game on Girl – S3 E6 – Amanda Gardner & Romancelvania

Greetings Gentle Listeners! In this episode of Game on Girl, Regina interviews Amanda Gardner about her new game, Romancelvania! Amanda is a storyteller, writer, mom, teacher, and narrative director for The Deep End Games. Check out the episode to hear how she and her small band of merry game makers are trying to bring some levity to 2020 with… Continue reading Game on Girl – S3 E6 – Amanda Gardner & Romancelvania

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The Geek Embassy Podcast, Podcast

TGE Episode 81 – The Geek Embassy Talks: Sexual Identities

This was recorded June 11, 2020. It was part of a series of Pride Month virtual panels hosted by Awesome Con and Rose City Comic Con, part of LeftField Media. The Geek Embassy Talks: Sexual IdentitiesHave you heard terms for sexual identity and wondered what they've meant? Do you have questions about what it means… Continue reading TGE Episode 81 – The Geek Embassy Talks: Sexual Identities

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Write, Story

Daylight Writing #8: Scaling Superpowers

So, going off of last week’s power topic, today, we’re gonna be talking about power scaling. That is, when your characters get an increase in skill and badassery, they have to fight or meet people who can generally match them. Otherwise, well, there’ll be no concern whether or not they’re gonna win the next fight.… Continue reading Daylight Writing #8: Scaling Superpowers

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Write, Story

Daylight Writing #7: Superpowers

So, let’s talk a bit about powers. And for the record, I don’t mean political powers, or Austin Powers, or even horsepower (more on that later). Instead, what I want to talk about is superpowers. We all know the tales of Superman and his amazing/OP set, how Spider-Man can sense danger, how Son Goku can… Continue reading Daylight Writing #7: Superpowers

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Write, Story

Daylight Writing #6: LGBTQ Characters

Alright, today’s article is gonna be a special one. You might even say it’s queer. Now, at first you might think that LGBT is some kind of sandwich, like the BLT, but it’s not. LGBT is an initialism standing for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender. Sometimes its expanded to LGBTQ, and the Q, in this… Continue reading Daylight Writing #6: LGBTQ Characters

Write, Read, Watch, Geek, Art, Card Games, Movies, TV, Gamers, Story, Play, Video Games, Health

Mastering the Art of Staying Home!

These are some pretty scary times right now with the threat of the COVID-19 virus going around. Unfortunately, we are all at risk, and it affects us all. I know for me, I can get pretty overwhelmed with all the social media and news surrounding the virus. Sometimes, we need to turn our devices off,… Continue reading Mastering the Art of Staying Home!

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Write, Read, Geek, Game Industry, Feminism, Story, Play, Gender, Video Games

New Book Explores Challenges of Being a Female Game Producer (Guest Post)

In 2016, when I started writing Loathe at First Sight, a workplace romantic comedy about a female Korean-American producer who works in the video game industry, I had the full intention of writing a lighthearted romp. One of my best friends is a producer at a large, well-known game developer and she led an all-male… Continue reading New Book Explores Challenges of Being a Female Game Producer (Guest Post)

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The Geek Embassy Podcast, Watch, Movies, TV, Podcast

TGE EP 80 — Watches: Quaran-Times

Oh my goodness, it's real people! TGE Watches is back with a new episode after eight weeks in quarantine! This month, we're getting in the wayback machine as Dante, Regina, and Izzie explore what we've been rewatching. Dante has completed a complete rewatch of the Marvel Cinematic Universe and all 13 Star Trek movies. Izzie's started… Continue reading TGE EP 80 — Watches: Quaran-Times