Ana Diaz
Games Journalist

Email:

anaisadiaz18@gmail.com

ana@minnmax.com

City: 
Minneapolis

Twitter:

@Pokachee

What's my favorite game?

Probably TowerFall or Earthbound.

About

Ana is a writer and reporter covering video games and internet culture. She is passionate about covering games and the fan communities that give them life.

She has contributed reporting and criticism to globally and nationally known websites like NPR, Polygon, and The Verge. These days, she is a host at MinnMax and freelance writer.

 

She studied political theory at Macalester College where she received her B.A. She likes Pikachu, clearly, and lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Selected Writing 

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Report

Pokemon Fans Love Getting Pummeled by the New Legendary Battles

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Retrospective

A great Super Mario 64 port already exists, on the Nintendo DS

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Review

Want to slow down? Play Mutazione

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Community

I feel guilty killing Slime in Dragon Quest Builders 2 

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Humor

One Punch Man fighting game hilariously solves the problem of its overpowered star

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Criticism 

I feel less lonely when I play Dragon Quest Builders 2

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News

Wii games are still being made in 2019 because people are using it

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Report

Among Us fans are creating stories and skits that expand its world

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Report

How public arts funding helps developers make unique, more diverse games

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Report

Roblox and the Wild West of teenage scammers

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Humor

We have some questions after seeing Wario shirtless

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News

Epic hit with class-action suit over hacked Fortnite accounts

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Report

The lengths to which one player went to get a Killer Instinct achievement on Steam

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Community

Sailor Moon RPG localized by fans 23 years later

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Retrospective 

Make Love, Not War: Five Years Of 'Undertale'

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Review

Stela is a beautiful platformer, but not much else

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Report

Before Tetris 99 popularized battle royale Tetris, there was Jstris

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Community

Animal Crossing Vine remakes are the best thing on Twitter right now
 

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Humor

Breath of the Wild glitch-hunters figured out how to ride Sidon anywhere

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Explainer

Everything we know about the Nintendo Switch Lite

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List

7 New and Upcoming Video Games to Be Excited about in 2019

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