By Dana Russo - March 24th, 2015
Dana has been a part of the site for quite some time. I have always enjoyed reading her writing, and fighting over my excessive; use; of; semi-colons. Though you might not always see her work regularly published, she is exceedingly helpful behind the scenes, working on angles for social media and helping brainstorm ideas for directions for various articles and the site. – ed.
I met Jorge in the winter of 2010 at the Sony Holiday Party in Toronto, Ontario. I was still somewhat new to Canada, having arrived only in the summer of 2008, and was pretty lonely. I sought other writer friends to connect with by showing up to various events, one of which was Fan Expo, a regular convention held in Toronto every summer that just seems to get bigger and bigger each time it happens.
It’s a blast – if you’re ever in the area while it’s going on, I highly recommend purchasing a ticket. There are cosplayers, chiptunes artists, and other fine geekery to indulge in. If you’re reading this site, I’m assuming that’s your thing, so go! Anyway, I spied some name badges at Fan Expo, one of which belonged to some writers for the late Game North. It was through Game North that I received the invitation to the Sony Holiday Party and I jumped at the chance to go.
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