Women

  • Survey Finds Gaming is the Least Welcoming Online Community for Women

    … offensive names” and “purposefully embarrassed,” women are both “sexually harassed” and “stalked” more. What do you think about this survey? Do you also believe the online gaming community is hostile towards women? [Source: Pew Research Center via GamesIndustry.biz] The post Survey Finds Gaming is the Least Welcoming Online Community for Women appeared first on PlayStation LifeStyle. …

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  • Are You Too Sexy? – Understanding Bayonetta & Women and Sexuality in Gaming

    … of the game*. While the goal of the Feminist Frequency series is admirable and certainly one that deserves more thoughtful discussion, this criticism more than most fell horribly on the wrong side of gamers for, not only it’s blatant misinformation, but sole focus on Bayonetta’s overt sexuality. Unfortunately, critiques such as this one are not uncommon…

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  • Women Outnumber Men In Gaming Market, UK Study Finds

    …. “This research, conducted by Populus on behalf of the IAB, wanted to provide a detailed understanding of the games market in Great Britain, and the acceptance and preference of using advertising in gaming.“ The study, that took place over a 6 month period, has shown that the percentage of women in gaming has grown from 49% to an incredible 52…

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