What is the Wasteland.com?
Wasteland.com is one of the oldest BDSM and alternative sexuality websites on the internet. It is the brainchild of Colin Rowntree who continues to run the site to this day, 25 years later. It focuses on all aspects of BDSM, corporal punishment, and D/s dynamics.
Location, year of establishment & owner
Wasteland was launched in 1994, nearly five years prior to BDSM mainstay, Kink.com. Colin currently shoots the majority of the content on Wasteland.com in New England but has shot in dozens of countries since the inception of the site.
Field of expertise, activities, structure & audience
Wasteland.com features many common aspects and themes associated with BDSM adult entertainment. Scenes heavily feature rope bondage, corporal punishment, FemDom & LesDom sex scenes, and obedience training. Many current popular BDSM performers got their start on Wasteland.
The site predates other BDSM and fetish lifestyle destinations and studios such as Kink.com, Assylum, and others. Its longevity is attributed to the authenticity of the content, diversity of the catalog, and the ability of owner & CEO Colin Rowntree to connect with the audience and kink community that continues to support the site. Wasteland has been featured in dozens of publications, on TV and in cinema, and Colin is constantly quoted for commentary on all aspects of BDSM and fetish culture in relation to current and historical events.
Since its creation in 1994 and over the 25-year career of commander in chief, Wasteland.com has produced over 1,300 original scenes, 2 Million Images, and inspired countless other sites. The origin of Wasteland is chronicled in an extensive interview done by AVN and numerous interviews by mainstream news outlets such as Forbes, the Washington Post, Fox News, the BBC, HBO and more. On top of mainstream recognition and coverage, Wasteland has also garnered numerous awards from multiple adult industry associations including AVN, Xbiz, and more.
Since its launch as a BDSM and fetish lifestyle retail site, Colin and his wife Angie Rowntree, who is also the curator of female-friendly porn site Sssh.com, have been righteous cornerstones of the adult industry. Cementing their legacy as pioneers, progressive thinkers, and surviving the changing landscape of content platforms. Wasteland.com has been many fledgling kinkster’s introduction to BDSM, fetish, and different kinky acts over the years. With their films covering everything from gonzo hardcore fucking to advanced intense rope bondage, and other more niche and nuanced fetish features.
Wasteland continues it’s productions to this day releasing many new scenes per month. Production has also included some near feature-length independent style films that have begun to attract mainstream attention. Recently several clips of Wasteland original productions were featured in a Netflix original movie and an R rated version of production has been circulating on mainstream movie platforms as well.
Related practices and fetishes
Fans of Wasteland.com will also enjoy Kink.com for similar themes. Many fetishes that appear on Wasteland can be seen on many of 21Sextreme.com’s niche websites.