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God and gaming - what's it all about?

The history of video games is intriguing. Witness the evolution of video games over the last few decades, from simple pixelated puzzles like pong and platformers like Super Mario World, to sprawling open world, mo-capped masterpieces like Grand Theft Auto and dramatically breathtaking interactive scripts like The Last of Us. 546 more words


European Women in Games Conference


 Flights booked for September, looking forward to this, will be great to meet more women in the game industry.

Girl Scouts hosts video game programming course

The Girl Scouts are exploring an entirely different sort of cookie.

This week marked the organization’s first video game programming course, with 25 New York area girls, ranging from 13 to 16, gathering to learn more about the ins and outs of creating electronic entertainment.

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The Curious Incident of the Linkspam in the Night-time (18 June 2014)

Story telling in games, movies, and books:


In this episode we explore the Women as Background Decoration trope which is the subset of largely insignificant non-playable female characters whose sexuality or victimhood is exploited as a way to infuse edgy, gritty or racy flavoring into game worlds.

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"Kombat Lingerie" and Game Cotumes

Bonnie Nardi’s chapter on gender was evidently of interest to quite a few people in the course. I am no different, I guess.  This post will mainly be focusing on the “kombat lingerie” that Nardi’s cites from Fron et al. 672 more words




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