Royel Edwards

Freelance Writer

Location icon Canada

My name is Royel Edwards and I'm a freelance writer living in Toronto, Canada. I have covered many different topics in journalism including tech, entertainment and video games.

The Yawhg: An interview with the game's creator, Damian Sommer

Balancing a game that tells an infectious story and gradually becomes more engaging as time passes, may not be an easy feat, but Damian Sommer found a comfortable mixture with his latest game, The Yawhg. Sommer isn't a fledgling to Toronto's indie development scene either.

Tales from inside the Diversity Lounge: PAX's half-baked experiment

Opinion Opinion by I figured volunteering at a booth for PAX's first Diversity Lounge would give me the opportunity to see what it was about from the inside. I knew what people were saying, but the reality might be very different. The lounge had already become controversial when documents describing the initiative were leaked onto the internet.

Judge Says IP Address Doesn't Prove Anything in Piracy Case

What do you do if you get busted for pirating a terrible Adam Sandler movie? Deny it. That seems to be the lesson of a recently dismissed federal case, which raises the burden of proof that copyright owner must meet in order to hold you accountable for infringement.