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Gwen Leong

Gwen Leong is a writer from San Francisco, CA. She is also the NorCal Director of Jesus Otaku. Gwen is a fan's fan. Talk to her about fanzines, podfics, fanfilms, and cosplay cafes, and she'll disintegrate into a puddle of joy. You can find her on Instagram @hellogwello.

Staying Grounded Amidst the NIJISANJI Drama

Gwen Leong takes a look at the drama from the last few months in the NIJISANJI VTuber community, as well as where we can go from here.

4 Strangely Wholesome Scary Movies

Gwen Leong shares a set of scary movies that have a good heart, a family message, and/or a wholesome moral lesson - a great place to start for people leery of the genre.

Final Fantasy XV, Joy, and the Pandemic

Joy can feel unimportant during dangerous times like the coronavirus pandemic, but Final Fantasy XV shows how we always need it, especially amid dark times.
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Five Times Video Games Scared us out of our Minds

Halloween is just around the corner, and we all know what that means: spooky movie marathons, desperate last minute scrambles for cheap costumes, and way, way too much candy. More than that, though, it’s that one time of year when we allow ourselves (if only a little) to slip back into the mentality of the […]

My Hero Academia asks: What Makes a True Hero?

My Hero Academia reminds us that extraordinary kindness will give us the courage we need, the significance we seek, and it comes from choosing to be kind every day.