Elena Rosu

Elena Rosu

Content Writer


  • With a focus on Game Development and Design, Elena has dedicated more than four years to research and writing for various game-related online publications, including Stylized Station and Cultured Vultures.
  • As a detail-oriented researcher, she has gained significant experience in gambling legislation and problem gambling.
  • Currently pursuing a degree in Cognitive Science with a specialization in addiction and gamification at the University of Bucharest.


Elena's profound passion for game design and her innate ability to simplify complex concepts for lay audiences have fueled her writing journey in the Gaming niche. Since 2019, her articles have served as a means to enrich her understanding of Game Development and Game Art.

During this time, she has contributed tutorials on game design tools like Blender and Unreal Engine, as well as comprehensive analyses of popular game designs for Stylized Station. Additionally, she has collaborated on various gaming-related pieces for Cultured Vultures.

Before joining CasinosLists, Elena worked as a freelance writer for several UK-based gambling sites, where she meticulously researched the industry and gained insights into the diverse regulatory landscape across different markets.

Recently, Elena has taken an interest in gambling as a recreational hobby, using it as an opportunity to explore her own psychology. 


Elena is currently pursuing a BA degree in Cognitive Science at the Faculty of Psychology, University of Bucharest. This interdisciplinary program encompasses intensive studies of fundamental Psychology concepts, Philosophy, Artificial Intelligence, and Computer Science, allowing her to develop a profound understanding of the mind and consciousness.

Throughout her academic journey, Elena has focused on Abnormal Psychology topics, delving into the mechanisms of addiction and conducting research on game development. Her ultimate aspiration is to contribute to research exploring the potential of games as solutions for various mental disorders.


  • Game Design & Development, with a particular focus on the psychological impact of game mechanics.
  • Responsible Gambling, emphasizing the Psychology of Addiction.
  • Gambling Regulatory Framework, with a deep understanding of the UK market and various jurisdictions.
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