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


Cool, Calm, and Collected: Frozone Streams Because… Why Not?

In this edition of the Ford Models Series, Drew “Frozone” Bienusa takes us from Minnesota Twins games with dad to streaming on Twitch.

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Left 4 Dead is back as Back 4 Blood

Turtle Rock Studios promises that Back 4 Blood will build on the success of Left 4 Dead.

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CD Projekt is back on the apology tour

Hey, who’s excited for another apology from CDPR?

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Investigation in CD Projekt opened by Polish Consumer Protection Agency

Polish officials turned up the heat on CD Projekt for misleading investors and players.

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New Cyberpunk 2077 DLC promised for early 2021… maybe

How legit is the promise of free DLC found on a Cyberpunk 2077 website? Ehhhhhhh.

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Team Ninja putting Nioh to rest in 2021

The Team Ninja game director said Nioh has reached a resting point and hinted at new games in the future.

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