Bios & Contact Information

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    Pronouns: She/her

    Short Bio: Jaym Gates is a freelance game designer, author, and editor based out of Seattle, WA. More information can be found at, or on Twitter as @JaymGates. 

    Longer Bio: Jaym Gates is a freelance game designer, author, and editor. Her work includes the anthologies War Stories, Strategy Strikes Back, Strange California, Genius Loci, and a number of for-hire anthologies for tabletop and video game settings.

    She has written for tabletop games including Blue Rose 2nd Ed, Pathfinder 2, Mutants & Masterminds, Firefly, Shadowrun, 13th Age, Tiny Supers, and many more. Her game We Are All Monsters is currently in development with Gallant Knight Games and is expected to release in 2022. She also writes and playtests for board games, including Oathsworne and several unannounced projects.

    Her current projects are focused on the practical application of gameplay in crisis response, several personal projects, and freelance writing and editing for some exciting upcoming projects.

    You can find out more about her at, or on Twitter as @JaymGates.