Author: Draven Katayama

Get Your Game On: A Gay Girls’ Baseball Team and YouTube Woes

Happy October! What games are you playing lately? I played a bit of Hitman: Sniper, an Android and iOS game where you play as a sniper tasked with increasingly difficult challenges (e.g., kill a guard by making another guard fall onto them). It only has two maps, but for one dollar, it’s a good time waster if you’re looking for a sniper game. As always, let us know in the comments or on Twitter what games you’re obsessed with or looking forward to. Here’s some games news and links that have been on our radar this week. Butterfly Soup:...

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Get Your Game On: Before the Storm, Destiny 2, Switch Indie Games

Happy Wednesday! What have you been playing recently? I started Uncharted: The Lost Legacy and am enjoying the banter between Chloe and Nadine and the familiar wall-climbing, rope-throwing gameplay. Let us know in the comments or on Twitter what games you’re playing, as well as upcoming games you’re looking forward to! Here are some of the games news and tidbits that have been on our radar this week. Before the Storm is much better and much queerer than expected Life is Strange: Before the Storm‘s first episode released on August 31st. I had very low expectations given that the...

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Get Your Game On: Tacoma, Overwatch Summer Games, Telltale New Releases

Happy Wednesday! What games have you been playing lately? I’ve been continuing A Normal Lost Phone, which is available for mobile and on Steam. Without giving spoilers, it celebrates queerness and focuses on very personal stories of queer characters. I wholeheartedly recommend it. I’m also playing Final Fantasy XV and Horizon Zero Dawn. Here’s a quick rundown of some news in gaming that we’re thinking about this week: Tacoma I loved Gone Home, the brief (~2.5 hours) mystery game where you explore a massive house and piece together what happened to your sister. Last week, the makers of Gone...

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Get Your Game On: Doomfist, Splatoon 2, and More

Happy Wednesday! What game have you been playing the most lately? I’m up to level 26 in Horizon Zero Dawn, and today I played the first hour of Tomb Raider. I’m also enjoying NieR: Automata. Let us know on Twitter or in the comments what you’re playing and what upcoming games you’re excited about. New releases galore Splatoon 2, Nintendo’s new shooter exclusively for Switch, releases July 21st. There’s already a huge fan art following of its new main characters, Marina and Pearl. A multiplayer demo of the game will be available on July 15th. Final Fantasy XII‘s remastered...

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Get Your Game On: E3, Life is Strange Prequel, and BioWare’s Anthem

Happy Wednesday! The E3 conference is in full swing with announcements galore, which we’ll explore below. Meanwhile, what have you been playing lately? I’ve been playing the indie mobile game A Normal Lost Phone. Its teen protagonist has gone missing, and it’s up to you to piece together what happened by reading their text messages and other phone contents. Let us know in the comments or on Twitter what you’ve been playing! Life is Strange: Before the Storm Life is Strange fans rejoice: we’re getting a prequel game, and the first episode is out August 31st! Life is Strange:...

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