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Welcome to GameSided, the Gaming/Video Games news and opinions site brought to you by the FanSided Network. GameSided is dedicated to providing top-notch Gaming/Video Games news, views and original content. This site also serves as a community for like-minded fans to come together to catch up on the latest news and to discuss their passion.

Editorial Staff

Daniel George, editor

I've been an avid fan of video games since I was a wee lad. Toronto, Canada; born and raised. Staff writer for FanSided network blogs since 2012 and an Editor for GameSided since its humble beginnings in 2013. I'm not sure what's more likely to happen first: a Blue Jays World Series or a Final Fantasy VI HD Remake. I'll be patiently waiting for both. Contact me: [email protected]

Eric Chrisman, Staff Writer

Been gaming since the 80s. Enjoys most genres but especially rpgs. Also a huge fan of wrestling, sci-fi and a moderate anime fan.

Rebekah Valentine, Staff Writer

I'm a bookworm and a devourer of all stories. By day I keep busy with community theatre, gardening, improv, and writing, but by night I'm happiest with an epic RPG, a powerful shooter, or a colorful adventure game. My dream is to write an epic novel to shake the ages, or become a Pokemon master...or both!

Georgina Young, Staff Writer

British girl, currently in Japan. Surviving on a diet of retro games. Worshiping the god that is the Sega Megadrive. I like Nintendo. My partner and I do YouTube Let's Plays and Reviews too find us at www.youtube.com/citizennapoleon

Martin Benn, Staff Writer

I grew up in Wisconsin, where my brother and I participated in one sided battles where he'd beat me in everything from GoldenEye to SmackDown. Now I'm the older brother and do the same to my nephew. I'm just doing my part to make sure the circle of life continues.

Keith Myers, Staff Writer

Keith is an NFL salary cap expert and NFC West analyst. He also writes occasionally for Gamesided.com.

Mytheos Holt, Staff Writer

Mytheos Holt has a long track record of experience publishing on video game related issues, especially those relating to the politics of video gaming. He first began writing on the subject for TheBlaze.com, where his review of Bioshock Infinite earned plaudits from Penny Arcade, Misfit Politics and Mic, as well as a personal thank you email from the game's creator for its balance. Since then, he has defended the idea of video games as a form of speech that should be free of government regulation at the R St Institute, and pushed back on the idea that video games cause violence/sexism in right-leaning outlets such as TheBlaze, Townhall and NakedDC. He has been playing video games since he first received a copy of "Donkey Kong Country" on Super Nintendo at the age of 7. He lives in Arlington, VA.

Barrett Womack, Staff Writer

Barrett likes games, sports, and anything that can be competed in. He has been playing Super Smash Bros. Melee since it came out, and is very excited for the upcoming release of Smash Bros. on 3DS and Wii U. Chat with him on Twitter at @TheDerrit.

Jon McSwain, Staff Writer

Life-long Louisville Cardinal fan with a passion for delivering thought provoking and intriguing insight, on the daily events in the world of Cardinal athletics. Also an avid gamer, with some interesting perspective and commentary on former and upcoming games. Gaming peripherals and accessories specialist for Gamesided.

Steve Pattersson, MMOGamingPortal.com

I am a 17 year veteran of high traffic media websites who is now writing about my favorite thing--gaming. I have worked for Rivals.com, YAHOO!, and contributed to SI, ESPN, as well as hosted podcasts and vibrant message board communities.

Erik Sugay, Staff Writer

I'm in the businesses of news curating, localization and multimedia design. I absolutely adore video games, graphic novels and all things related to geek culture. You can likely find me at any manner of conventions dressed as K.K. Slider. Because Animal Crossing.

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Best co-founded the FanSided Network in April of 2007 and serves as its current CEO. Best has covered sports and pop culture all over the Internet for over a decade. He's a die-hard Chiefs/Pacers fan who adores the NBA playoffs and thinks MMA is the sport of the future.

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