Team

Team

This is just some of the team, feel free to contact them on their socials, or go watch them on Twitch by tapping their profile!

Denny Von Doom

Founder, Community Manager

Gummi Bear Connoisseur & Content Creator

TJ TheXDruid

LGBTQA+ Events

TJ is a variety streamer and gaymer with a focus on RPGs and Horror. He has been streaming since 2016. TJ's favorite RPG is Dragon Age & his favorite horror series is Silent Hill. His most streamed game is Dead by Daylight, which he has clocked over 1,500 hours in. HIs streams focus on authenticity, gaming for fun with a bit of competition, and occasionally addressing accurate (or inaccurate) portrayals of PoC & LGBT characters in video games.

MajorLinux

Tech & Security Lead

Marcus "MajorLinux" Summers has been chasing technology since he's been in diapers. In his over 30 years of experience, he has helped bring The Cookout's backend infrastructure up to date with aspirations to keep this organization on the forefront. With his own business, MajorsHouse, he aims to bring the same level of expertise to content creators around the world. We are currently using his services to host this website.

Tru1P

PR & Marketing Lead

Paul “Tru1P” Holston is a multimedia journalist and content creator residing in Washington, D.C. He serves as an administrator for The Cookout. Tru1P is a down-to-Earth Gamer with a passion on the intersections of Video Games, Race, and Culture.

Anca

Secretary

With a love for all things IT, Art and Adventure, Bianca is a harmlessly silly & eccentric creative/gaming streamer and the founder of AncaLogy, her graphic design business. Bianca possesses a Ph.D in Laughology, earned from the University of Life in 1995. You can learn more about her at www.ancalogy.com. This site contains links to all her creative & gaming activities.

PleasantlyTwstd

Charity Lead

Vanessa (PleasantlyTwstd) is a black, queer content creator and charity team lead for The Cookout. She streams three times a week focusing on metroidvanias and RPGS, with a secondary focus on speed and challenge runs. She's also a part-time freelancer that has participated in the Cookout's creative showcase on numerous occasions.