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Currently a writer/editor/site manager for, John “Rasputin” Lyden has been obliquely involved in online gaming commentary and review since Scott was Lum the Mad.

He’s been a staff member and administrator on several sites, including the late, Warcry, and He was instrumental in breaking the Black Snow Interactive story with Unknown Player and his articles on the subject were used as the basis for a chapter in Everquest Companion.

Aside from all the time he spends gaming, he works at a state university as a Network Administrator. He is married to a very lovely Jersey Girl. They have two sons together.