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Documentary on Women in Gaming

While at Different Games I was approached by Shannon Sun-Higginson, who asked me to do an interview for her film project GTFO. The film is focused on exposing the harassment faced by women in videogames and is targeted at a non-gaming audience. Here’s a little sample of the description from the Kickstarter page.

“I am just a casual gamer, so I was shocked about a year ago when a friend told me about the abuse that …

Report on Different Games

Different Games, a two-day conference at NYU’s Polytechnic Institute in Brooklyn, New York ranks up there as one of the most inspiring conferences I have yet to attend. It’s the only event I’ve been to that specifically focused on inclusivity and diversity in games, and it did so in a number of different ways. For one, I’ve never seen so many women on stage at a game-related conference. Both the attendees and the speakers represented …