About Us

Blue Backspace is an online writing space about arts and entertainment (primarily video games) and its surrounding online culture. It was originally created by Jillian Caulfield in September 2016. In August 2021, Quint Iverson updated the website and rehosted it here!

The forum-style emoticons you see around our website were made by tempodrone, which we're using under a GPL v.3.0 license. Thanks for letting others use your work!


Jillian Caulfield is an arts and entertainment writer and the creator of blue backspace. You can read the work they've written for blue backspace, and find more about them on their personal website.

Quint Iverson is a filmmaker and writer. You can read the work he's created for blue backspace or his college's newspaper The Pacific Index.