Jason Fanelli

Jason Fanelli is a contributor on the Twin Galaxies team hailing from suburban Philadelphia, where he lives with his wife, daughter, and two dogs. He's been writing about the video game industry since 2009, starting wiith volunteer writing before moving to paid freelance in 2012. He has a soft spot for fighting games, but loves watching competitive gaming in any capacity. When he's not playing games he's drinking craft beer, watching pro wrestling, or cheering on his beloved Philadelphia Eagles. Also, that picture is slightly out of date, so just imagine some hair on his head and it'll be current.

Latest posts by Jason Fanelli

Overwatch League Claims Record Viewer Numbers in 2019 Season

The Overwatch League Grand Finals saw impressive growth in viewership between 2018 and 2019 seasons, with significant gains specifically in a crucial demographic.

SGDQ 2019's Blindfolded Punch-Out Wii Run Is One For The Ages

The major speedrunning event Summer Games Done Quick got a massive shot in the arm with Zallard1's impressive blind Punch-Out Wii run.

Analyzing the EVO 2019 June Registration Rankings

The latest sign-up rankings for EVO 2019 were announced by EVO head Joey Cuellar, and there's a lot to unpack from the results.

The Internet Reacts to the Shang Tsung Mortal Kombat 11 DLC Reveal Trailer

Shang Tsung has arrived, and the trailer debuting the newest Mortal Kombat 11 fighter sent the social media world into a frenzy. Here are some of the best reactions.

Red Dead Online Adds Hunting Challenge, New Showdown Mode

The ever-present Red Dead Online keeps chugging along, wih two new ways to play coming to the persistent online world this week.

The Internet Reacts to the Granblue Fantasy Versus Closed Beta

The first session of the Granblue Fantasy Versus Closed Beta has come and gone, and there are plenty of opinions on Arc System Works' latest project.

ARK: Survival Evolved Modding Contest Features $35,000 Prize Pool

A brand new contest highlighting the modding community for ARK: Survival Evolved is kicking off, and Studio Wildcard isn't pulling any punches with the prizes.

Dreams' Creative Community Is On The Rise, And Their Dreams Are Magical

Media Molecule's next project Dreams might be flying under some people's radar, but the community is growing with new creators every day, and their creations are incredible.

COD: Modern Warfare Crossplay & Progresssion Could Energize Competition

Two major additions to Call of Duty: Modern Warfare could become a catalyst for a whole new era of Call of Duty's competitive scene.

The Internet Reacts to the 2019 Pokemon Press Conference

The Pokemon Press Conference brought some interesting announcements from the world of Pokemon, and we have the best Twitter reactions to the news.

How To Watch Combo Breaker 2019

A major fighting game tournament is taking over Chicago this weekend, and here's how you can watch every punch, kick, jump, and chop.

How To Win A Race in Team Sonic Racing

Team Sonic Racing, the newest kart racer featuring Sonic and his pals, puts an interesting spin on traditional racing. This guide will give you the tips you need to win.

Ghost Recon Wildlands Adds New Co-Op Missions Called Operation Oracle

Two new missions are coming to Ubisoft's long-running co-op shooter Ghost Recon Wildlands, this time starring a familiar face.

Microsoft's Project xCloud Takehome Release Complete, Testing Coming Soon

Microsoft's new Project xCloud streaming service is also ready for the public, as Phil Spencer announces a major milestone being reached in its development.

Capcom Creates New Business Entity Focused on Esports & Licensing

Capcom is looking to strengthen its esports and creative licensing portfolio, announcing a brand new business entity called Capcom Media Ventures to focus on these areas.

Twenty Top Super Smash Bros Ultimate Mii Fighters (So Far)

Now that we can download Mii Fighters from creators all over the world for Super Smash Bros Ultimate, let's take a look at twenty of the best so far.

The Ten Best Mortal Kombat 11 Fatalities for Esports Crowds

Mortal Kombat 11 is rife with epic finishing moves called Fatalities, but only some of them would translate well to a live MK event. We list the ones we think would get the best crowd reaction.

The Internet Reacts to the Sonic the Hedgehog Movie Trailer

Our first look at the upcoming Sonic the Hedgehog movie has arrived, and the Internet had plenty to say about evert facet of the first trailer.

Ten Top Super Smash Bros Stage Builder Stages (So Far)

The Super Smash Bros Ultimate Stage Builder mode has been out for about a week now, and the community has come up with some stellar stage ideas. Here are ten of our favorites so far

The Gears ELEAGUE Summer Series Is Coming, But What Is It?

Xbox and ELEAGUE announced a new Gears of War themed series coming this summer, but what will it actually be? We look at what we know, and what could potentially be a revolutionary moment in esports.

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