September Roundtable: Actually Educational Edutainment

September Roundtable: Actually Educational Edutainment

It’s September—though many of us have left our academic lives behind us, there is still something wonderful about back-to-school season, so let’s talk about learning in games! (more…)

GYGO: Abuse Allegations and Telltale’s Semi-Revival

GYGO: Abuse Allegations and Telltale’s Semi-Revival

Hello and welcome to GYGO! I’m Joesph, and it has been a Week! I’ve been living on a tiny island in Japan for a bit now, and finally found the time to get some gaming in. Whenever I take the three-hour ferry to the mainland I’ve been checking in with my crops in Stardew Valley, at least until the seasickness sets in.

This week’s news is pretty heavy. Take care of yourself, as many of these stories deal with sexual, emotional, and workplace abuse. (more…)

August Roundtable: Hangin’ Out With Friends

August Roundtable: Hangin’ Out With Friends

As August draws to a close, we must contend with the fact that our summer up here in the northern hemisphere is also drawing a close. This is good news for the chai-sipping, apple pie-loving pumpkin fiends among us, but it’s always a bit sad to know that beach season is heading out with the warm weather.

So, naturally, what better topic for a roundtable than a beach episode? Let’s have Sidequest contributor Joesph Langdon tell you all about it: (more…)

GYGO: GameStop Layoffs, Twitch Moderates Breastfeeding, and the ESA Doxes Journalists

GYGO: GameStop Layoffs, Twitch Moderates Breastfeeding, and the ESA Doxes Journalists

Hello and welcome to GYGO! I’m Joesph, your local gaming enthusiast, and I’m coming to you all the way from Japan to bring you the hottest gaming news. I recently moved to a small town in Kyushu, so I haven’t had much time to game, but I sure did get into some Stardew Valley on my collective 15 hours of travel time. (more…)

The Definitive Ranking of Witch Moms, Part I

The Definitive Ranking of Witch Moms, Part I

Remember back when we ranked Sword DadsThe Witcher‘s Geralt won that grand tourney thanks to lovely voters on Twitter, and now we turn our attention to that other most beloved archetype: Witch Moms. Yes, this is clearly a beloved archetype, present throughout history, and not something we largely made up because we like magical women. Stop looking at us like that. (more…)