A gaming enthusiast since the age of 2, Will has grown up on classic game series such as The Legend of Zelda, Final Fantasy, and Mega Man. Classically trained in art and game design, he has used his design skills to question various elements in the games he plays.
Roger is probably best known throughout the “interwebs” as the man behind TopHatProfessor in the Professor Layton Twitter viral marketing campaign. Roger is a Chicago-based actor and Theatre/English graduate at the University of Illinois at Chicago.
Having played Intellivision and Atari games since he was six, Jesse has not only grown up with video games, but has seen just about everything. A husband and father of three teenagers, he still tries to squeeze in a game or three when he is able.
Matthew, a graduate from Texas Christian University, now works as a Digital Analytics Consultant for Society Consulting. With a passion for video games (mostly retro and survival horror) and data, Matthew is pursuing a career in game analytics.
Living in Montreal his whole life, Robert was introduced to gaming at the age of 3. He grew up playing Super Nintendo with fond memories of the many classic RPGs and Adventure games. He recently attended and graduated from Dawson College leveling up his artistic abilities.
Zack started working at VGTribune at 15 years old and has been gaming since the the age of 2. He is currently in college studying game design at DigiPen, with the ultimate goal of working at Valve as his future. He’s also really good at Counter Strike.
As a lifelong gamer and former resident of Japan, Alex has those sorts of life experiences and unique perspectives that will you make you question his sincerity and sanity. Go ahead. Ask him what Akihabara is like and see what you get. He is currently studying Journalism and Japanese at DePaul.
Neuroscientist. Podcaster. Father. Geek. Zac has always preferred handheld gaming over consoles, and spent a big chunk of his youth with his face buried in his Gameboy. He has a wide range of professional interests, mostly centered on a multidisciplinary approach to improving quality-of-life, multimedia approaches to education, and the gamification of self-improvement.
Ostentatiously analytical, Nintendo and PC gaming lover. Dale observes the world closely in a way that you can’t help but to love and mimic.
Justin has been a life long Nintendo fan since his first NES at the age of 7. He is now raising his own little gamers on the wonderful world of Nintendo. Justin is one of the voices of the Nintendo Dad’s podcast, a weekly show focused on commentary, news and reviews.
David is a California native, an animation Graduate from CSUN, and has been a gamer all of his life. His interests are numerous, ranging from game design and directing to working on his first novel. He enjoys playing games that are both challenging and mentally stimulating.
Like many other game writers, Matthew was brought into the gaming world from a young age. He aspires to be a games journalist in the future. Oh, and he’s from the UK, so there’s that. He also does Nintendo Podcast System, just in case there isn’t enough Nintendo on this site.
Akeem is currently working on his Bachelor’s in Computer Science. Akeem has been gaming since he first picked up a SNES controller. While his PlayStation is his preferred platform, he loves gaming on all consoles.
Since playing Crash Bandicoot on his parents bedroom floor at the age of 4, James has been hooked on video games. Primarily a console player, James will play anything but does have a preference for fighting games and first-person shooters. James is currently in school for a Bachelor’s in Creative Writing for Entertainment.
No one on the staff knew Kimlinh was experienced voice actress “Hnilmik” until she mentioned it in passing. They just knew her as the screenwriting major who enjoyed visual novels, puzzle games, adventure games, and RPG’s. When she’s not busy voice acting, she’s gaming.