Joel Vaughn


Joel Vaughn is an aspiring fiction author, SD Press Club award-winning reporter, and just looking to pay the rent one freelance check at a time. Aside from writing half decently, Joel is also passionate about story-driven RPGs, thinking critically about video games, and the talky-talk business of hosting talk shows. You can follow Joel @BootlegBetamax on Twitter.

My Posts


Stropse Writers Give Their Take on The Healing Powers of Gaming

Mental health is something which affects us all differently. But one way we can all unite in bettering ourselves is through the connector to end all connectors- gaming.

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Pokemon Community

Stropse Writers Create Their Pokemon Dream Teams

To celebrate the 25th anniversary of Pokemon, Stropse writers have dared to imagine their Pokémon dream teams.

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Intricate Cosplay, Cute Digital Shorts, and more at Blizzcon 2021’s Community Showcase

Blizzcon 2021’s showcase highlighted fans and artists showing their love for the community.

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Blizzcon Community

Miss Blizzcon 2021’s Opening Ceremonies? We’ve Got you Covered

The Opening Ceremonies at Blizzcon 2021 teased what would come later in the day from World Warcraft, Hearthstone, and Diablo.

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Pro Valorant player John Pelletier is just having fun

Valorant Championship player John Pelletier sat down with Stropse to share his thoughts on training, being a good teammate, and his future with Valorant.

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Cyberpunk 2077 modders won’t be able to make sweet love with Keanu Reeves

You take our breath away, Keanu. Unfortunately, CD Projekt Red won’t stand for our forbidden love.

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