PAX East Panel Reminder: How to Broadcast safely as a POC/LGBTQIA/Female ID’d Streamer

We're at PAX East! Come check out this panel with our founder, Cypheroftyr,  at the Arachnid Theatre today from 12:30pm to 1:30pm ABOUT THE PANEL: Streaming on Twitch can be fun, but it can also be perilous for some of us. This panel will bring you some tips and tricks such as using bots, human … Continue reading PAX East Panel Reminder: How to Broadcast safely as a POC/LGBTQIA/Female ID’d Streamer

PAX East Panel Reminder: Inner Demons: Anxiety and Depression in Gamers

We're at PAX East! Come check out this panel with our founder, Cypheroftyr,  at the Arachnid Theatre today from 11am to 12pm. ABOUT THE PANEL: Anxiety and depression are inner demons you can’t always vanquish, but you can learn to keep them at bay. You are not alone in this fight! Join tabletop game designer … Continue reading PAX East Panel Reminder: Inner Demons: Anxiety and Depression in Gamers

PAX East Panel Reminder: Why It’s Awesome Being an LGBTQ Ally

We're at PAX East! Come check out this panel with our founder, Cypheroftyr,  at the Arachnid Theatre today from 8pm to 9pm. ABOUT THE PANEL: Alumni of the successful “Ladies Panel” series (and a new addition to the team) come back in 2017 with a new goal: bringing folks together and speaking on the importance … Continue reading PAX East Panel Reminder: Why It’s Awesome Being an LGBTQ Ally

BigBadCon Panel Reminder! Diversity in Gaming Discussion

Our founder Cypheroftyr is at BigBadCon!  Come check out this panel today at 2pm PST! A discussion on why diversity in gaming is important and needed. This will be more of a conversation between Special Guest Tanya DePass of I Need Diverse Games alongside Katherine Cross, and participants. Those attending should understand that this is not going … Continue reading BigBadCon Panel Reminder! Diversity in Gaming Discussion

BigBadCon Panel Reminder! Destroying The Fake Geek Girl Fallacy

Our founder Cypheroftyr is at BigBadCon!  Come check out this panel today at 10am PST! Tanya DePass, Donna Prior, and Jessica Price will tear apart the fallacy of the Fake Geek Girl. We’ll spend a bit of time on why this trope is harmful to women and to the gaming community at large. Panelists will be from … Continue reading BigBadCon Panel Reminder! Destroying The Fake Geek Girl Fallacy

BigBadCon Panel Reminder! Real talk on Tabletop toxicity

Our founder Cypheroftyr is at BigBadCon!  Come check out this panel today at 4pm PST! Tabletop has a toxicity problem and it should be discussed, like adults in an open forum so we can move forward to fixing rather than having the same old is there a problem or not, it’s you not the community BS we … Continue reading BigBadCon Panel Reminder! Real talk on Tabletop toxicity

GX4 Panel Reminder: Fans Vs Creators: Is there a better way?

Our founder Cypheroftyr is at GX4!  Come check out this panel today in Panels Room B at 2pm PST! Whether we’re talking about the 100, Ghostbusters, or your favorite video game series, there’s a sense that fandom spaces have become armed camps rather than spaces for discussion. Creators are suddenly backed against a wall feeling as if they … Continue reading GX4 Panel Reminder: Fans Vs Creators: Is there a better way?

GX4 Panel Reminder: How to Twitch Safely as a POC/LGBTQIA/Female ID’d Streamer

Our founder Cypheroftyr is at GX4!  Come check out this panel today in Panels Room C at 6pm PST! Streaming on Twitch can be fun, but it can also be perilous for some of us. This panel will bring you some tips and tricks such as using bots, human mods and other methods to make your experience … Continue reading GX4 Panel Reminder: How to Twitch Safely as a POC/LGBTQIA/Female ID’d Streamer

GX4 Panel Reminder: Gatekeeping and Geek Policing

Our founder Cypheroftyr is at GX4!  Come check out this panel today in Panels Room B at 5pm PST! Geek policing and gate-keeping happens when someone shows interest in something of the nerdy persuasion, and “true fans” chase them away or “cred check”, especially towards marginalized groups. "You’re not a REAL geek if you don’t like Firefly!” “FEMALES don’t like strategy games.” … Continue reading GX4 Panel Reminder: Gatekeeping and Geek Policing