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Well-Red-Mage-Black-.pngThe Well-Red Mage

Founder/Admin/Renaissance Man/Ludological Polymath/Theologian/Classy Guy Classics Gamer lvl.32 Alias: Moses Norton
Primarily plays PS1, PS2, PS3, PS4, NES, SNES, Game Boy, N64, GameCube, Wii, Nintendo Switch, Game Gear, Sega Genesis, Sega Saturn, 3DS, Atari 2600, Xbox 360, PC, Mobile, Vectrex. Read my interview here

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“You can never get an RPG long enough or a cup of tea big enough to suit me.”

whiteoutmage The White-Out Mage

Devout Editor/Proofreader/Graphic Designer/Foxy Lady
Girly Gamer lvl.30
Alias: Blythe Norton Primarily plays NES, Kirby, Final Fantasy, Kingdom Hearts and cutesy games

Find me at: “A word fitly spoken is like apples of gold in settings of silver.”

timemage The Timely Mage

Co-Author/Brainstormer/Master of Time Management/Organizer Avid Gamer lvl.29 Alias: Cameron Kim
Primarily plays PS4, PS3, PS2, PSX, PSP, PlayStation Vita, Sega Genesis, Sega 32X, N64, Gameboy, GBA, GBC, NDS, and PC Read my interview here

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Likes “friends who are passionate about gaming.”

FF3-NES-Summoner2.png The Green Screen Mage

Co-Author/Fangirl/Special Effects Aficionado/Sarcastic
Story Gamer lvl.24
Alias: Kayla Miller Primarily plays Xbox, Xbox 360, Xbox One, PC, N64, Gamecube, Wii, Wii U, Dreamcast, PSX, PS2, PS3, PS4, PSP, Gameboy, and 3DS Read my interview here
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There is no such thing as fiction. Just non-fiction written in the wrong parallel universe.

blackmage The Black Humor Mage

Co-Author/Personal Assistant/Offensive Wizard
Connoisseur Gamer lvl.20 Alias: Armando Garcia Primarily plays PS2, PS3, PSP, Wii, 3DS, GBC, GBA, Gamecube and Xbox 360 Read my interview here

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“Something borrowed…”

silverscreenmage1 The Silver Screen Mage

Co-Author/Film Expert/Movie Head
Cinematic Critic lvl.25 Alias: Devon Logan Primarily watches Disney/Pixar, Marvel/DC, Blockbusters
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He who SAYS he CAN and he who SAYS he CAN’T, are usually BOTH correct.

sshowmage The Shamrock Show Mage

Co-Author/Movie n’ TV Show Buff/Comic Book Enthusiast /Music Obsessor/Sarcasm Rhetorician
Binge Critic lvl.29
Alias: Andy Trejo Primarily watches Marvel/DC, Action, Comedy, Drama Primarily plays Xbox One
Read posts by the Shamrock Show Mage Find me at: “Hi, I’m Batman.”

White Mage 8-bit right The Writing Beige Mage

Co-Author/Narrative OCD/Student by day, Gamer by night/Dungeon Master
Procrastinating Completionist Gamer lvl.19
Alias: Alex Schindler Primarily plays PC, Xbox One
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EVE Online was my economics class.

FF3-NES-Magus2.png The Red Hot Chili Mage

Co-Author/Twerpy English Boi/Lofty Ambitions/Lazy/Rock Music Fanatic
Somewhere between Casual and Hardcore Gamer lvl.15
Alias: Reuben Saunders Primarily plays PS4, PS3, 3DS, DS, Gamecube, Wii U, Xbox One, Megadrive.
Read posts by the Red Hot Chili Mage Find me at: “The world needs Kentucky Fried Duck.”

mystic_knight1 The Midnight Mystic Mage

Co-Author/Citizen of Hyrule/Wannabe Comedian/Lovecraftian Monstrosity
Laid Back Gamer of the Sublime 3rd° lvl.30
Alias: Christopher Kester Primarily plays Gamecube, N64, 2DS, Xbox One/360/OG, PS2/PS3, Steam/PC.
Read posts by the Midnight Mystic Mage Find me at: “I’m pretty sure every book, movie, game, and thought has been in some way inspired by H.P. Lovecraft, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, or Edgar Allan Poe.”

ff3-nes-sage2 The Evergreen Sage Mage

Co-Author/World Philosogamer Extraordinaire
Peacemaker Gamer lvl.36
Tony Brave Primarily plays PC, NES, SNES, PS1, PS2, Xbox 360, PS3 Wii, PS4.
Read posts by the Evergreen Sage Mage Find me at: “I find being useless is of extreme utility, and vice versa.”

ff3-nes-viking1 The Bearded Board Mage

Co-Author/Fun-loving/Laid Back/Voluptuous
Casual Gamer lvl.28
Alias: Chris Mellinger Primarily plays (Euro) board games, tabletop games, tablet/phone/mobile, PS4, PC, FPS, RTS, and economy based games, tcg’s/ccg’s. “Party on dudes!”

Monk-ff1-nes The Magenta Martial Arts Mage

Kung-Fu Fighter/Grooming Specialist/Electrical Engineer/Atari Deconstruction Expert
Long-haired Gamer lvl.26
Alias: Bruce Sabatoni Primarily plays mobile games. “See you in Heaven!”

spoonybardmageright.jpg The Spoony Bard Mage

Co-Author/Ballad Butcherer/Ditty Destroyer/Saucy Spoonsmith/Gallivanting Gamer Whimsical Gamer lvl.32
Alias: Jay Borenstein
Primarily plays PC, PS4, Nintendo Switch, 3DS, N64, SNES, NES.
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“Once again, from the top!”

FF3-NES-OnionKnight.png The Moronic Cheese Mage

Co-Author/Mr. Wapojif: quirky buffoon behind the internet’s most moronic blog
Indie Gamer lvl.32
Alias: Alex Morris
Primarily plays Nintendo systems, Steam, PC, retro consoles from the NES upwards.
Read posts by the Moronic Cheese Mage Find me at: “Peace and vegetables.”

finalfourteenthmage.png The Final Fourteenth Mage
Co-Author/JRPG fanatic/Japanese student/Fire Pokémon trainer Final Gamer lvl.26
Alias: Priscilla Cullen Primarily plays FFXIV, PS4, PS3 and 3DS.
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HandheldMage1 The Hopeful Handheld Mage

Co-Author/Quiet/Honest/New to things like blogging and Twitter/Scared of leopards, ninjas and leopard ninjas Enthusiastic but hopeless Gamer lvl.31
Alias: Retro Redress Primarily plays Sega Mega Drive/Master System, Atari ST, Xbox 360, and PS4. Have played pretty much every system from 8-bit onwards.
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EKkbAqWy The Brave Blue Mage

924 Gamer lvl.64
Alias: ᏧᎵᏨᏯᏍᏗ Primarily plays N64, F2P, MTG.
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Kx18GL1dNEW The Dapper Zaffre Mage

Co-Author/Magitek Aficionado
Protag Gamer lvl.25 Primarily plays PC, Mobile, NES, SNES, N64, 3DS, PS4, PSX, PSP.
Read posts by the Dapper Zaffre Mage Find me at: “Enlightenment is realizing some villains are just trying to save you from the sheer incompetence of the NPCs.”

nostalgiamage The Over-Caffeinated Nostalgia Mage

Co-Author/Tweaky caffeine addict/90’s culture connoisseur/Cigar aficionado/Adrenaline chaser by motorcycle & mountain bike
Impatient Gamer lvl.29
Alias: Geddy Lee Primarily plays handhelds! 3DS, DS, Vita, PSP, Switch, PC. Lifetime Nintendo fan!
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FF3-NES-WhiteMage1.png The Purple Prose Mage

Co-Author/Pusher of social boundaries/laugh track imaginer/self-impressed melodramatist
Postmodernist Gamer lvl.21
Alias: Alex Sigsworth Primarily plays PS1, PS2, PS3, PS4, GameBoy Advance, and some PC.
Read posts by the Purple Prose Mage Find me at: “I’m not creepy. I’m just quiet and make good eye contact.”

FF3-eggshellnotail The Exuberant Eggshell Mage

Co-Author/Yoyo Lifestyle/Stands Behind the Tank/Hip-hop Bum Group Gamer lvl.22
Alias: Josh Schneider
Primarily plays PC, MMORPGs. Find me (occasionally) at: “St. Louis?” “No, Navin Johnson.” -The Jerk (1979)

InfernalMage The Infernal Accountant Mage

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1Ve3maF The Iron Mage

Co-Author/Guitarist/Metalhead/Producer/Seducer/Ancient History Buff/Brain Salad Surgeon/Pretentious Poet Avant-gamer lvl.0 Alias: Rus Gordon Primarily plays PC, NES, SNES, PS1, PS2, PS3, PS4, PSP, PS Vita, GBC, GBA, DS, 3DS, GameCube, IOS.
Read posts by the Iron Mage Find me at: “Hell is this: The lack of anything but the eternal to look at The expansiveness of salt The lack of any bed but one’s Music to sleep in.” -Jack Spicer, Orfeo

on1.png The Valiant Vision Mage

Co-Author/I enjoy multiplayer games and games that make a point to be fun! Gritty Gamer lvl.1 Alias: unknown Primarily plays the Wii, Wii U, Switch, and basically any Nintendo handheld.
Read posts by the Valiant Vision Mage Find me at: “What matters isn’t whether you can see the future or not. It’s the will to make a choice, and the strength to seize your destiny.” -Shulk, Xenoblade Chronicles

BBMage The Badly Backlogged Mage

Co-Author/Tortured completionist/cannot-die-has-games-to-finish Retro Gamer lvl.0 Alias: Mr Backlog Age: My first computer was an Apple II Primarily plays PC and PS4, especially of the RPG variety; familiar with the major consoles from 2600 onwards. Find me at: “Padding is the enemy. Repetition is the enemy. Embrace brevity – no-one walks out of a film and says ‘I wish that had been longer’.”

lividlightningmage The Livid Lightning Mage

Co-Author/Outcast FFXIII Trilogy Lover/Lightning Farron’s #1 Fangirl/Master of the Snow Punch/Amiibo Addict/Cranky INFJ/Ex Canadian Army Reserve Soldier/Unconfident Writer Escapist Gamer lvl.28 Alias: Ellen “Lightning” Hennigar Primarily plays NES, SNES, N64, GameCube, Wii, Wii U, Switch, Game Boy, Game Boy Color, Game Boy Advance, DS, 3DS, PSX, PS2, PS3, PS4, PSP, Vita, Xbox, Xbox 360, Xbox One, and PC. Find me at:

“None of us are here forever. Play what you love, ignore what you don’t, respect other opinions, and most importantly – have fun with video games and life.”

ragemage The Rage Mage

Doesn’t Like Anything/Not Allowed In The Building/Irritates The White-Out Mage/Anger Management Drop Out
Ragequit Gamer lvl.∞
Alias: unknown Primarily plays anything with headshots and trolls. Grows more powerful playing crappy games.

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Find me at: “DO NOT WANT!!!!1”