Most of the time in media, women are held to almost biologically impossible standards, where most are told that beauty is for the skinny and the busty. We come face to face with this reality in... by Victor Ren1 week ago
FIFA 16 has already had the worlds of video gaming and soccer buzzing with the announcement of female players and teams in the latest installment of the premier sports series. The excitement has... by Callum Wiggins2 weeks ago
Earlier this year EA announced that FIFA 16 would feature female national teams and players for the first time to a strangely mixed response. Most civilised people were pleased but the bigoted... by OrganisedDinosaur3 weeks ago
After every E3 comes the inevitable debate over which company had the best showing and what platform offered the biggest games. Let’s put that weary argument to rest for a moment and focus on what... by Anne-Marie Coyle1 month ago
Just this past week, EA took a giant step in promoting gender equality by adding women into FIFA 16. This will be the first time ever that a female is featured in the FIFA franchise or any sort of... by Victor Ren2 months ago
GameLoading: Rise of the Indies is a documentary currently going through it's final push on Kickstarter. The documentary focuses on the rise of indie development in recent years, by following a... by Amanda Wallace10 months ago
Video games have the amazing ability to transform yourself into anyone you want to become. Upon pressing Play, you instantly become a virtual avatar, capable of heroic powers, notable feats, and... by Lauren "Beleen" Blanset12 months ago
The name Ubisoft can often leave a bad taste in many a gamer’s mouth due to certain policies and stances, such as their clunky PC game client Uplay which imposes strict DRM rules that prevented... by Simon Costelloe1 year ago
July 1, 2014 -- The International eSports Federation said a Hearthstone tournament is a boys-only club - NO GIRLS ALLOWED! That tune has changed and so have the rules for the IeSF.
The... by Coatedpolecat1 year ago
Ubisoft's decision to exclude female assassin's in their newest game, Assassin's Creed: Unity has rapidly become a topic of controversy among gamers. A co-op experience that’s meant to be played... by Angelina Bonilla1 year ago
In celebration of Grasshopper Manufacture's Lollipop Chainsaw finally crossing the one million sold mark (it took 20 months, but that's okay), here's a tongue-in-cheek piece to honor the... by Fathoms_42091 year ago
Female video gamers have been a hot topic in recent months. In comments in an article by Destrolyn.Bechgeddig, a commenter made a point that the ratio of males to females in the gamer sector is... by Mary Yeager1 year ago
The gaming community, well actually the world as a whole, has been focused on sexuality, gore, and the overall direction of the gaming industry. And of course: how we act online.
Isn't it time we... by Cortalia1 year ago
The issue of females in games continues to rage. Should we see more female protagonists? Will this induce more women to get involved in the hobby?
Well, one developer addresses the first question... by Fathoms_42091 year ago
I have a good friend who takes great pride in his vegetable garden. He also has a flower garden, which he tends with just as much care. I've received some pretty amazing tomatoes from him, and his... by Fathoms_42091 year ago
In January 2007, about a week after World of Warcraft's expansion pack "Burning Crusade" came out, I started playing the game. I'd had a gaming computer built, bought the game, and settled in to... by Elizabeth T1 year ago
This question was asked by my 33 year old son not long ago. My husband quipped, "Have you MET your mother?" Since this shut him up momentarily, (hard to do when he's on a roll), I answered... by Elizabeth T1 year ago
Did you ever have a dream job?
Most of us have. Some hobby that we’re extra fond of, that makes us think, “if I could turn this into a job, life would be grand!” Those careers that we're... by Lindsey Weedston2 years ago
Cards Against Humanity is infamous for its politically incorrect yet painfully hilarious combinations. Since its start in 2011, CAH has issued 4 commercially-available expansion packs and 5... by Nicole Long2 years ago
When embarking on the journey into games journalism eight months ago, I was painfully unaware of many issues that now have my undivided attention. One issue strikes me as odd, but very prevalent:... by Coatedpolecat2 years ago