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Changing Pronouns in Video Games: One Awesome Dad

TweetIn Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker you can name the character after yourself. The problem is, if you identify as female, none of the pronouns are right. One amazing father figured out a work around for his daughter. Check it out here.   Tweet
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Pixelated rape, real misogyny

TweetWhen Anita Sarkeesian received a torrent of abuse in response to her Kickstarter project to research women in video games, it was shocking but not surprising. The harassers prove her point: sexism in gaming is a huge problem. The creators of the ‘Beat Up Anita Sarkeesian Game’ give strong evidence for this. Whatever anyone can [...]
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GameCrush : Where Boys Can Pay Girls to Play Video Games With Them

TweetOne of the podcasts I listen to on a regular basis is Stevie Case’s StevieFTW, where Stevie and her co-host Dan Taylor cover the world of social gaming and related events. This week’s show mentioned a new social gaming site GameCrush where males can pay females ( 60 cents per minute ) to play video [...]
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Women in video games – Metroid: Other M

Is this game offensive? I don't think so. Any disagreements are welcome, I'd like to understand.
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