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A List Of The Best Free Android Mobile Games For Women

A List Of The Best Free Android Mobile Games For Women

You can use your smartphone for so many things. Perhaps you are already busy playing games on it but have you discovered the best free Android games for women? Here […]

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Female-Founded Gaming Company Created A Game To Dismantle Stereotypical Princess Culture

Female-Founded Gaming Company Created A Game To Dismantle Stereotypical Princess Culture

If we ever hope to truly see gender equality become a reality for future generations, we need to dismantle gender stereotypes in all areas of society. We especially need to […]

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How The World Of Digital Gaming Is Bringing The Female Gaming Community Together

How The World Of Digital Gaming Is Bringing The Female Gaming Community Together

Women around the world and here in the US have been fighting for equal rights for many, many years. Although we are far from reaching equality in a number of […]

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This Pioneering Central African Gaming Studio Is Giving Traditional African Stories A Modern Platform

This Pioneering Central African Gaming Studio Is Giving Traditional African Stories A Modern Platform

Like with any other industry, in the gaming world, there are a handful of big companies that dominate the market. Electronic Arts, Ubisoft, Activision Blizzard, Konami and Nintendo. In 2015 […]

Working Women

Pakistan’s Video Games Sector Making Major Strides For Gender Equality In The Workplace

Pakistan’s Video Games Sector Making Major Strides For Gender Equality In The Workplace

If you thought video games was just for boys, you should seriously rethink that opinion. If there is one thing we can all take away from the Gamergate controversy of […]

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‘The Adventures Of Ms. Meta’ – A New Video Game Exploring The Representation Of Female Superheroes

‘The Adventures Of Ms. Meta’ – A New Video Game Exploring The Representation Of Female Superheroes

By now there are many of us aware of how powerful the video game world is, and how gamers have diversified incredibly over the past few years. No longer is […]

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Electronic Arts COO Says Female Game Developers Are The Future Of The Gaming Industry

Electronic Arts COO Says Female Game Developers Are The Future Of The Gaming Industry

If you were following the majority of news around the time the Gamergate scandal exploded into the mainstream, you might be forgiven for thinking that women were only a small […]

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If Female Characters In Video Games Weren’t Sexualized Here’s What They’d Look Like

If Female Characters In Video Games Weren’t Sexualized Here’s What They’d Look Like

Earlier this year an eating disorder awareness organization called Bulima.com created a unique and clever campaign to raise awareness about the impact of media on body image. They created a […]

Sports

How Women Have Gone From The Sidelines To Leading The Way In These Industries

How Women Have Gone From The Sidelines To Leading The Way In These Industries

Gone forever are the days when women “belonged” in the kitchen; the times when women wore pearls and pretty dresses because that is what society dictated; the times when they […]

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V.Next – An Episodic Cyberpunk Adventure Video Game Feat. A Female Criminal Hacker

V.Next – An Episodic Cyberpunk Adventure Video Game Feat. A Female Criminal Hacker

One of the biggest complaints about the billion dollar video game industry is that there are not enough games featuring lead female characters, or at least female lead characters that […]

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Interactive App Defying Video Game Stereotypes & Empowering Kids To See Themselves As Heroes

Interactive App Defying Video Game Stereotypes & Empowering Kids To See Themselves As Heroes

A long long time ago, the world of video games belonged exclusively to men and boys. Today, the gaming world landscape is half occupied by women and girls. With this […]

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Documentary ‘GTFO’ Focusing On Harassment & Bullying Of Female Gamers

Documentary ‘GTFO’ Focusing On Harassment & Bullying Of Female Gamers

If you aren’t familiar with the whole Gamergate scandal from 2014, where female gamers, game developers and a a particular woman, Anita Sarkeesian who created a Youtube series exposing the […]

Working Women

Self-Taught Female Game Developer From Lebanon Taking The Industry By Storm

Self-Taught Female Game Developer From Lebanon Taking The Industry By Storm

When you think of the tech boom, the Arab world doesn’t necessarily first come to mind. You think of Silicon Valley, or a the most Silicon Beach, aka Santa Monica. […]

Girl on a Mission

Anita Sarkeesian Breaks Down Gamergate For Stephen Colbert

Anita Sarkeesian Breaks Down Gamergate For Stephen Colbert

If there is a modern cultural event we can cite which exemplifies the reason feminism is still needed in a country like America, it is #Gamergate. The hashtag that has […]

Girl on a Mission

New Research Suggests Video Games Have The Potential To Empower Girls

New Research Suggests Video Games Have The Potential To Empower Girls

In case you aren’t a gamer or don’t really care about anything to do with the gaming world, there is some news you probably should know about. Youtuber Anita Sarkeesian […]