Influental Women in the Gaming Industry: Ember Moon

Every group needs a war goddess. Someone who embodies skill, honor and heart. Or other such values that people hold dear. We nerds have such a goddess, her name is Ember Moon and she is currently battling her way through the WWE. Yes, a professional wrestler. Some of you may not know her or muchContinue reading “Influental Women in the Gaming Industry: Ember Moon”

Aggretsuko: An Anime Review

Aggretsuko is an anime that centers around a socially awkward office worker named Retsuko. Retsuko is like many of us. She dreamt of joining the workforce but now that she has spent a few years in it she can see that her “dream job” isn’t all that she thought it would be. Retsuko is probablyContinue reading “Aggretsuko: An Anime Review”

Influential Women in the Gaming Industry: Team Sailor Scouts

Esports is a growing phenomenon that is surpassing even the gaming world. It is a form of competitive gaming. Now team gaming has been going on for years but Esports is a little different. These competitions have it all; professional players, live broadcasts and cash prizes. It has even made it onto ESPN. The oneContinue reading “Influential Women in the Gaming Industry: Team Sailor Scouts”

How Gaming has Helped Me Cope with Bullying

Be sure to join Real Women of Gaming for their 4th annual Anti-bullying fundraiser, You’re Not Alone on July 21st. The event takes place from 10am-9pm at Uncanny Comics and More in the King of Prussia Mall. You can also catch the event at mixer.com/realwomenofgaming and twitch.tv/realwomenofgaming. I was bullied my whole childhood. We neverContinue reading “How Gaming has Helped Me Cope with Bullying”

Zenkaikon 2018: An Asexual Walks into a Burlesque Show…

As a person who identifies as asexual, I had never really put a lot of thought into ever going to a burlesque act. I knew that burlesque is an art form, but I was still a bit uncomfortable with the sexual aspects of it, particularly the people who might be sitting around me. Growing upContinue reading “Zenkaikon 2018: An Asexual Walks into a Burlesque Show…”

Zenkaikon 2018: Thia’s First Con Experience

I recently got to have one of the best experiences of my life thus far. That was my first time at a convention. I am so glad my first con was Zenkaikon in Lancaster, PA. Lancaster is a great town with lots to offer con goers, so it was the perfect place for Zenkaikon. ToContinue reading “Zenkaikon 2018: Thia’s First Con Experience”

Influential Women in Gaming: Ashley Johnson

Ashley Johnson is a gamer, actress and overall boss. She has been acting since she was seven years old and is also a BAFTA award winner. Ashley shows yet one more face of women gamers. Ashley grew up in a creative family which seems to have served her well. Music, acting and even exploring theContinue reading “Influential Women in Gaming: Ashley Johnson”

Inuyasha: An Anime Review

Inuyasha is an anime that ran from 2000 to 2004. That means that it was airing perfectly in time with my tenure in High School. It was also a magical time where Cartoon Network ran anime everyday after school. Inuyasha helped cement my lifelong love of anime. When highschool student Kagome accidentally falls down theContinue reading “Inuyasha: An Anime Review”