Hey guys, I wrote a piece about sexism, gamer girls, and what it's like to game as woman for a friend's blog. Check it out!
Tags » Women In Games
The solution seems simple: put more female characters in games, and stop hypersexualizing them. It’s not that easy, though. Developers can’t just put random female characters into their games, in the same way that they can’t put in gay characters, just for the sake of having gay characters. 1,317 more words
This study was written in April, 2014.
While gender diversity in video games has improved in recent years, the fight is far from over. Many games continue to hypersexualize female characters, enhancing their appearance with impractically-large body parts, as well as giving them childish or submissive personalities. 2,117 more words
I love superhero movies. I recently watched The Amazing Spider-Man 2 and was pleasantly surprised. To be honest, I didn’t feel that the first reboot brought anything new to Sam Raimi’s original and wasn’t sure about the point of its existence. 779 more words