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What is Impostor Syndrome and what can we do about it?

Self doubt is something that has always been present in my life. No matter how much I would achieve it would always be “Oh but it’s not thaaaat~ good” or “Oh yeah but I had a lot of help” or “Yeah but it just comes easily to me”. 599 more words

Impostor Syndrome

Lagging Behind on the Leading Ladies: The Social Factors


Business Factors

Creative Factors

Gotta admit, I’ve been putting this one off for a while. Part of it’s the fact that, although I’ve been watching for a long time and done some work on the fringe, I don’t have the same type of background for discussing the social factors as I do the business and creative factors on female representation in video games. 3,333 more words

Video Games

Spring Jam 2018

We are very pleased to announce our first jam of 2018 – hosted by PlayWest and supported by FET/ UWE Frenchay. The GrrrlGames Spring Jam is on 23rd/24th Feb at the Foundry, Coldharbour Lane, and is open to all women (trans-inclusive) with all levels of experience. 199 more words


Dangerous Curves: Are "Female Protagonists" Good for Games?

Oh, hey guys. Why is everyone so angry at me?

Athena, you’ve written over and over and over again about representation in media, and how important it is for media to have characters who are women, and how¬† 2,329 more words

Video Games

The Development of a Strong Female character

Creating a strong female character that is unique and three dimensional In design and personality is a difficult task. But it is one that my group and I have taken on gladly. 482 more words

Senior Thesis

How to pick up chicks in Quake 2

Stay a while and listen while I break from my usual M.O. of reviewing hoards of games to recount an offbeat tale of railguns and romance. 838 more words