the artistry and psychology of gaming


Worthy Women

Posted by on Aug 5, 2011 in Girl Gamer | 5 comments

This week Minnie gives you a short run down of who, in her opinion (and the opinion of many a female netizen), are some of the best female characters in the gaming world and why.

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Attracting Women

Posted by on Jul 29, 2011 in Girl Gamer | 9 comments

This week Minnie takes a look at the key factors that appeal to girls by looking at a highly popular game, Dragon Age, and also discusses the steps developers can take to improve the standing of their game amongst women.

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Objectification of Women in Video Games

Posted by on Jul 22, 2011 in Girl Gamer | 5 comments

Touching one again upon the ever controversial issue of women in video games, Minnie explores how the male gaming community has outgrown gratuitous sexuality and how it’s crucial for developers to take the issue of female objectification seriously, both socially and economically.

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