Speaking at Emerald City Comicon 2013

I will be speaking on a panel at Emerald City Comicon, which is taking place in Seattle from 1 – 3 March: Looking Past the Target Audience: Gender, Race, and Geek Identity Politics Sunday, March 3 Room: 2AB Start: 1:00 PM End: 1:55 PM This year,…

The 31 Days of Zero Suit Samus Hardcover Collection

Last Summer I backed a Kickstarter fan project that collected a series of comics and cartoons depicting the everyday life of my favorite space bounty hunter, Samus Aran (of the Metroid series of videogames), into a hardcover book. This cute series of comics, The 31 Days of…

Choice of the Dragon

Choice of the Dragon is a web-based multiple-choice game. It’s also available for Android, the platform on which I primarily played the game. The premise is fairly basic:  [Y]ou play a powerful dragon that likes to kidnap princesses and sleep on a hoard of treasure. Dominate…

Dragon Age: Origins, Sexual Orientation, and Player Choice

I started playing Dragon Age: Origins a few weeks ago. I chose to play a female elf mage, Thurkear. I have heard a lot about the relationship and romance aspect of Dragon Age from friends who are playing it and a few bits and pieces…