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Flesh & Twine: A New Storytelling Platform Explores Gender Horror with Each Click

The horror fan in me loves to be grossed out and to squirm in my seat. Read more »

An Indigenous Group Turned Their Stories Into an Amazing Video Game

Video games are an excellent medium for storytelling. While modern games often guide players through fantasy worlds, unfolding complex stories about mythological pasts and alien legends, few video games have thoroughly explored the possibilities of telling strong stories about specific, real-life... Read more »

In a New Video Game, the Villain is Sexual Assault

In many video games, the bad guys are villains hellbent on global domination or zombies hungry for human flesh. In game designer and programmer Nina Freeman’s new video game, Freshman Year, the antagonist is much more... Read more »

Four Feminist-Friendly Video Games to Seek Out

While the past year has revealed rampant harassment and sexism in gamer culture, many video game fans I know are fired up to seek out and support feminist-friendly... Read more »

New Documentary "GTFO" Focuses on Female Gamers

GTFO is a documentary that shines a light on the misogyny of the video game industry.  Read more »

Popaganda Episode: Geek Girls

  If you’ve been paying any attention to the news, you know that the last few months have been a hard time to be a geek girl. Media critics and gamers who have spoken up about sexism in the video game industry have been ... Read more »

Three LGBT Gamers Talk About Queering Geek Culture

Roll for love: Queer geeks in the 2012 Seattle pride parade. (Photo by Dan B) In the wake of ... Read more »

The History of Women in Geek Culture Should Not Be Overlooked

This anxiety over gender is deeply tied to nerds’ concerns about the mainstreaming of geekdom. Read more »

Geek Culture: A New Hope

Despite all the recent harassment, many people and groups are successfully changing the image of geek culture—including these “punk senshi” cosplayers at Geek Girl Con. (... Read more »

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Game Changer: Why Gaming Culture Allows Abuse... and How We Can Stop It

You're a Bolshevik feminist jewess that hates white people… and you expect to be taken seriously when you're “critique-ing” ...

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